The resort is on a beach, but I see no people or access paths on or to the beach. Is there no swimming or lounging on that area of beach?
You walk right out from the condos to the wonderful swimmable beach. It's true they have added a seawall on some of it, but just north you can still just walk onto the beach. I don't know how it is in summer, but in Feb we can swim there almost every day.
There is beach directly behind the resort. You may fish, swim or lounge right there. Some of the beach has large rocks on it.. but there's plenty of beautiful flat sand to relax on. The rocks form walls (kind of like terraces) so they are not in your way at all.
The beach is right there - it is a public beach and quite lovely. Thee are no lifeguards so, as with all Kauai beaches, you need to be careful. I guess a lot of people choose the pool or are more interested in adventure activities. I love the beach and have spent hours there while visiting - and there is shade!
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