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Address: 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5711
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Nice Beach in Waikoloa

We had a brief stop at the beach. The day was very windy so we could not plant our umbrella. There is some shade. It is a nice broad beach and was not crowded.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 weeks ago
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Seattle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a fw beach chairs dotted about the beach, put here by the Marriott, I suppose. The entrance to the public parking is behind the Queen's Shops. Gt here early, before 10, or there won't be either, parking or chairs. I always bring my own beach chairs, $11.00 at Target, and leave them in the room on the last... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a beach nice and close to the condo we were staying at. The wind picked up and was so bad it sand blasted us. We had to leave. We went back another calmer day and my friend stepped on a sea urchin where it was sandy - careful!! Reef shoes!!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a brief stop at the beach. The day was very windy so we could not plant our umbrella. There is some shade. It is a nice broad beach and was not crowded.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

This beach has lots of room to lay. Water was easy swimming. Found shells down by the walls. Members of a paddling club had their boats out in the evening. Very nice to watch them paddle. Great place for a sunset.

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Waikoloa, Hawaii
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This beach is very nice and convenient, because it's close to the hotel area (just right behind Marriott). Actually the beach is partially under reconstruction due to the 2011 cunami, what demaged the fish ponds and the beach itself. The ocean is calm here, perfect for swimming, snorkeling. There is some shade, picnic tables, and some beach beds.

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Thank CsillaP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great parking, great sand, great surf, wonderful wildlife, amenities, what more could you ask for, I'm not sure. This beach is a great beach because it offers everything one needs for a great day at the beach without it being crazy busy. The waves were huge off the shore and super fun to watch, there are water sport rentals and... More 

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Santa Fe, NM
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We come to the Big Island for 2 weeks most years and spend most afternoons at the beach. Generally we go to this one because it has unlimited parking for non-resort guests. Access from the parking lot is easy (1/8 mile walk), there is a lot of shade on the beach, and the setting next to the King's Pond is... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is in front of the Marriott Waikoloa Hotel, beautiful beach with very calm swimming area. Great beach for watching the sunset or walking to the Lava Lava club for a drink.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

The water was a little murky the day we visited, so snorkeling didn't reveal many fish. The surf was very gentle, so the smallest kids were happy in the sand. We were happy reading in lounge chairs for hours.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Behind the Marriott and in the center of Waikoloa Village, so the place is pretty much overrun with tourists morning to night. Rumor has it that the snorkeling isn't bad if you get there very early before all of the activity muddies the water.

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