Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area
Hawaii shore

Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area


Three Frogs Cafe (snack bar) at the Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area is open daily from 10am-4pm, serving fish tacos, burgers and salads, tropical smoothies and shave ice.  They also offer beach rentals of boogie boards, beach
chairs and umbrellas, and snorkeling gear.

Hours 7:00 am to 8:00 pm, daily
Entrance Fee Out-of-State Independent Visitor Fee:
  • $5 per visitor vehicle parking fee.

Commercial PUC Tour Vehicle:

  • 1-7 passenger vehicles: $10
  • 8-25 passenger vehicles: $20
  • 26 or more passenger vehicles: $40
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Camping Online reservations for the shelters at Hāpuna must be made at least 7 days in advance of check-in date.
Fees start at $30 per shelter per night.
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Landscaped beach park with swimming during calm seas, bodysurfing during periods of shore breaks, sunbathing and other beach-related activities, picnicking and shelter lodging opportunities.

Dangerous rip currents and pounding shore breaks during periods of high surf! Waves over 3 feet high are for experts – all others should stay out of the water and away from the shoreline! Lifeguard services. Hiking opportunity along the coastal trail. (61.8 acres)

Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area rents 4-person A-Frame shelters.  These shelters consist of a single screened room with wooden sleeping platforms and a picnic table. Centrally located in the shelter complex is an enclosed pavilion with a range, refrigerator, and tables. Comfort Stations with cold showers and restrooms are available for shared use by all shelters.

NOTICE:  The Hāpuna A-Frame shelters will be unavailable for rental from approximately April 11-May 16, 2016 while improvements to the lodging area are being completed.  This work will not impact any day-use or beach access areas of the park.  We apologize for the inconvenience.