Immortalized as “Hanalei by the Bay”, this beautiful community, found on the north shore of the Garden Isle, Kauai, is one of the best places on the island to find real estate and homes for sale. Hanalei is also fantastic for those looking for vacation rentals and cabins, offering numerous attractions, activities, and plenty of things to see and do. If you enjoy golf, there are beautiful courses within a five minute drive, while if you would rather spend your time shopping or dining, Hanalei has something for you and your tastes. Some of the most popular pastimes in Hanalei include surfing, hiking, swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, sunbathing, and snorkeling. One famous local attraction is the Hanalei Pier, which is a popular jumping-off spot for everyone trying to beat the summer heat. Other nearby communities which have unique offerings of their own include Wainiha, Kilauea, Princeville, Anini Beach, and Kalihiwai.