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“beautiful beach”(61 reviews)
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A large beach in Oahu.
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41 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1299
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Driving around the Oahu coastline seems to consist of one superb beach after another. This large beach with its clean sand and water and only around 20 people on it was lovely. And like many beaches we've stopped at in the last fortnight there were...More

Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to take the kids and let them enjoy the water. There were a lot of families there and they were having fun. We laid there for some time. Just enjoying the sun, water and sand. This is a very nice beach for all!

Thank Enyaw42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect beach! Only few people and best wild nature. White sand and blue water, it's look like Maldives.

Thank RomanKryvosheyev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very pretty and large beach area on the east coast of Oahu. You can also watch the military planes, etc. while you enjoy either sitting at the beach, watching the kite surfers or swimming. The beach is also great for walking!!

Thank ANN H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favorite beach for swimming, meditation, and just walking along the beautiful beach... besides Kailua and Lanikai, this is where you want to be... in fact, if you want to avoid the tourists, be closer to the cliffs, and have a much much...More

1  Thank 33kc007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ummm NO!!! We stopped here to let my daughter play in the sand. Our first clue to not stop should have been all the tents that were lining the side of the road. We drove a little further from that area and parked in the...More

1  Thank swingonastar
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The color of the beach is such a pretty shade of turquoise. It was windy while we were there... and we wished it wasn’t so cold and windy in March. I was surprised to see a lot of plastic trash in the sands... but the...More

2  Thank hockeyyogatravel
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Really nice beach with planty of space and turquoise water . We stayed in a vacation rental for 11 days just on the beach and it was perfect. The waves can be a little bit rough for smaller kids some days but are ok for...More

2  Thank Masjo71
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Pretty beach with nice backdrop of mountains and island in the distance. Water was a bit rough when we were there, but we were told that the week before it was very calm and you could stand-up paddle board on it. When we were there,...More

1  Thank Muckfamily
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This may be a little bias as this is the beach I most remember as it is one where I learnt how to swim. The waters are calm (beware of portuguese man of war), these blue airbubble float on the top of the water jellyfish...More

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rherstein5
12 July 2018|
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Response from Traveling007Texan | Reviewed this property |
In addition to the road parking in the neighborhood, there is a beach parking lot with dozens of spaces. You enter off the main road near the air force base.
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Jason G
23 September 2017|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a home on Waimanalo Beach down from the camping area in March 2017. There were some homeless people staying more along the beachline in makeshift tents but they were harmless and very nice. They mostly kept to... More
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Oracai
20 January 2017|
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Response from bobster4u | Reviewed this property |
I visits in November 2016 and some individuals were living in makeshift housing towards the Makapu'u side of the beach area. We walked down the beach towards the Bellows Beach side and felt safe. The presence of a manned... More
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