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“north shore” (43 reviews)
Sunset Beach Park, Pupukea, Oahu, HI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't bother going in Summer, it's flat as a tack! There is zero signage for such a "famous" beach to know you're even there, I passed it 3 times before someone pointed out that's where it was!?? It's long, beautiful postcard photo views flat or...More

Thank SimDiesel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the stop just to say you've been to this famous surf spot! Nice, quiet and a bit secluded! Just part of a perfect afternoon while on vacation.

Thank marisameeks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing beach that is so drop dead gorgeous it will make you want to stay here for ever. The trees end and the beach and sea begin. And to top it all surfers come here to perform their art. Amazing place to take photos.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful beach. I took my favorite Hawaii picture here. There is a place close to the life guard tower that you can stand (near the bathrooms) and take a picture of the beach and water thru the natural plants and trees, and...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is for strong swimmers only, do not take your chance of just thinking that it's a beautiful beach and play in the water.

Thank Soraya N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Beach, Waves crack 10' from shore and gets deep real quick. Need caution for Young kids and poor Swimmers as currents are strong. Crystal clear water, just beautiful. No big Waves unfortunately but wrong season for that. Drive there had many great beaches also,...More

Thank rossgglover
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Even in the last week of May the waves were big and beautiful to a haole like me. You can walk along the beach and watch the waves and surfers, or just daydream with your toes in the sand.

Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you are expecting to see amazing surf all the time, that's not how this place works. The locals should be respected as this is close to their homes. It's not really a tourist destination but a respected spot for surfers. There is not a...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 26 May 2017

So awesome. Sand as far as the eye can see, Beautiful water blue as blue can be. Great for Surfing when the seasons in. Massive waves and surf contests.

Thank Rexy09
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Awesome place to sit and watch the waves and the steady stream of surfers challenging them. The waves are consistently big especially in the winter months and the north shore is a great place to see them. A little more signage in the area would...More

Thank Dan M
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28 June 2017|
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Response from Jim S | Reviewed this property |
The easiest thing to do is hire a car, or there are buses that go up the coast as well. But if you are staying in Waikiki the travel on a daily basis may be an issue.
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21 January 2017|
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Response from tammyt80 | Reviewed this property |
This is not a beach that you want to swim at especially in the winter, I would recommend just observing the surfers as the undertow is strong and deceiving. There are other spots along the way on the north shore to swim... More
17 September 2016|
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