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“beautiful beach”(64 reviews)
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A large beach in Oahu.
41 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1299
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Having spent a week on Oahu I visited most beaches and this was one of my favourites! I love a picturesque beach and this one certainly delivered with the calm turquoise waters, the islands in the distance and white sand that stretches for miles. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Julia B
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I whent here twice, it was so beautifull i had to come back. The sand, the waves, the mountains in the back ground... Really beautifull. It was some strong currents, so i stayed in the water a short time, but thats Hawaii. Bring a cooler...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Inaurora
Reviewed 23 October 2018

This beach has it all - gentle waves for playing in the water/boogie boarding, nice wide and long stretch of sand, dramatic lush mountains just behind. Unfortunately on the way there (when driving from Waikiki) you are going to see tents everywhere full of homeless...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank katarzyna51500
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Its one of the few beaches that a lot of the crowds wont be at. It peaceful, serene & family friendly. white sand for miles, picturesque. Go early in the morning & watch the morning sun come up it outstanding. Blue water all day.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Johnboy W
Reviewed 19 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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!

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Enyaw42
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank RomanKryvosheyev
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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!!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ANN H
Reviewed 25 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank 33kc007
Reviewed 20 August 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank swingonastar
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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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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
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