Even if you have been to the beach a million times, this Beach Packing List For Hawaii is a must!

Packing for Hawaii is always a little different than packing for other trips. I tend to pack little items that I do not want to pay a premium for over in Hawaii if I forget them! This could also be a packing list for any beach vacation.

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Grab your favorite luggage, and make the most of this list to keep yourself ready for anything once you hit the beautiful sandy beaches of Hawaii.  While many of these items are liquids, you’ll want to make sure if you are planning to use just a carry-on bag, that you abide by current airline and TSA guidelines.  For a longer visit, checking your baggage may be the best idea.

Beach Packing List For Adults and Family Use

These are items that should be on everyone’s Hawaii packing list for the family.

  • Medicine
  • Band-aids, maybe even a first aid kit.
  • Sunscreen
  • Bronzing lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel (optional)
  • Beach Blanket
  • Beach bag 
  • Snorkel set
  • Goggles
  • Waterproof Camera
  • Bathing suits
  • Bathing suit cover-up
  • Sun-shirt with built-in SPF
  • Flip flops
  • Wide-brimmed hats
  • Water shoes
  • Tennis shoes
  • Light jacket
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Handheld travel fan

Beach Packing List For Kids:

Taking kids with you to Hawaii here’s some more items that need to be on your packing list for Hawaii with kids

Beach Packing List For Women: 

  • Sun Dress (multi-purpose as a cover-up or a night out)
  • Hair pick
  • light cardigan
  • hairdryer
  • straightener
  • curling iron
  • headband
  • Detangler


If you have room pack these to save money: 

  • Blow-up float
  • Miniature bottles of liquor

I also take a drone and a water dome to capture more footage. 

Getting ready for your next visit to the beautiful islands of Hawaii is easier with this great list of things you need to be packing to bring to the beach. Remember, many things are available on the island, but it will be more expensive. However, the local Target, Walmart, and regular drug stores will give you access to many items you would want to use.  Import of goods to the islands does raise prices, but you won’t be without options should you forget to pack an item.

This beach packing list for your visit to Hawaii is a must-have on your list to prepare. Things like your hairdryer, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, and soaps are often offered by the hotel you are staying at during your visit.  So, if you need to save space, leave those items behind and use the provided products during your visit.

Also, keep in mind that this list could work for most beach destinations like Mexico, the Caribbean, Thailand, or Greece.

Free Printable Packing List for Hawaii

Here is a free printable packing list to help you check things off! This one is extensive. If you want a smaller one, I’ve created this one! 

A printable Beach Packing List for any beach vacation.



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