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Turtle Beach

61-489 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1337
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Great place to see turtles.

The vegetation that grows on the rocks attracts the turtles and we were able to see a turtle when... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gilroy, California
Favorite Beach ever

Our rental house was steps away from Turtle Beach and we loved it each and every day that we were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Denver, Colorado
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
61-489 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1337
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The vegetation that grows on the rocks attracts the turtles and we were able to see a turtle when we stopped. Parking is limited and be careful crossing the street.

Thank Chip144
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our rental house was steps away from Turtle Beach and we loved it each and every day that we were there. Not only did we see several turtles...but it was just beautiful and never crowded at all.

Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful stretch of beach on the island's windward side. There are volunteer's to answer questions and keep an eye out for vandals. We did not see any turtles on the day we stopped but the volunteer told us we missed several the...More

Thank Susan Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is a great place to take a stroll, or watch the water, sunset, and/or surfers. The beach is small and difficult to get to; you must cross hwy 83. Drivers are nice and slow down/stop but it is challenging with kids in tow....More

Thank Patron17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have mixed feeling about this beach. It is very common to see green sea turtles here, usually along the rocky shoreline. There is a small beach and nice shallow area to swim during the summer (rough in the winter). My concern is the tourist...More

Thank SolarT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the less adventurous or less athletic, this is a good chance to see honu up close. It's immediately next to the highway and there are guides there most of the time to keep the crowds away from the turtles and do a bit of...More

Thank tdorth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to see the turtles on the beach, swimming freely in the ocean, go to Hale'iwa Beach. This area....and pretty much for a few kilometres either side of it are a natural haven for the turtles. We had them on the beach and...More

Thank Strett0
Reviewed 11 November 2017

North Shore beautiful beach. We visited on a rainy day so the beach was completely clear except for a small booth with very informative people there to explain the Turtles, which turtles visit and how often, the nature of turtles ect....they know each turtle by...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

lovely, interesting beach. Lots of turtles pulled onto sand resting. Could not believe how many and how big they are. Lots of parking available and restrooms, covered picnic area. Really enjoyed our stop here.

Thank _billijg
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This has easy public access. We rented a beach lounge for the day and it was great. Restaurant on the beach or you can bring your own food/beverages. No Alcohol on Beach. Water is great for kids/family. Mild waves - you can rented snorkel gear...More

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Pip N
2 April 2017|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Definitely is, this assuming you have a rental car of course. Google maps will get you there but the parking is minimal and you'll have to cross the highway. People tend to drive slow but the buses dump people here and... More