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Kalepolepo Beach

Kalepolepo Beach signKalepolepo Beach is located north of downtown Kihe on s. Kihei Road. You will see a sign and small parking lot on the lee (ocean) side . There is a small grassy area with picnic tables and BBQs as you walk towards the beach. Kalepolepo is a historical site with an ancient Hawaiian fish pond (Ko’ie’ie) which is fed from natural springs just under the water. The fish pond creates a calm shallow pool that is perfect for kids. This is small uncrowded beach perfect for relaxing and evening BBQ while watching the sunset. Not suited for snorkeling or surfing.

  • Directions (from Kihei)
    Head north on S. Kihei Rd. from downtown Kihei. Just past the Menehune Shores Condo on the left you will see the parking lot and sign.
  • Parking
    small parking lot never fills up.
  • Restrooms
    1 Porta-Potty. No showers and running water.
  • Best For
    Picnics / BBQs / Quiet/Sunsets. Calm shallow poop perfect for small kids..