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“sea turtles”(23 reviews)
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62-449 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite surf spots on the island. I hadn’t been on a board in 17 years, so was a little nervous. But, found I still had it. Went home and bought a board. Won’t wait 17 years again.

Thank Speedlady69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really one of the best beach for fish watching. For snorkeling the waters in this inlet are even calm for small children. When you are on North Shore you have to be careful because most of the beaches can have "angry seas"

Thank DaveTurlock_ca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful spot to have a swim and snorkel. Very picturesque beach. We stopped here for a swim and it was so peaceful after the busy Waikiki Beach.

Thank NakiGingham
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is half an hour to 45 minutes away from downtown Honolulu. There are some tour buses stop off at the park on and off. For the most part, the beach is very quiet. The day we went, we were the only group in...More

Thank Hirashiki
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The park is large and grassy. Not a lot of shade areas. Has nice bathrooms. Also the location for the summer festival.

1  Thank NickellFamilyTravel
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We came to Haleiwa Beach Park multiple times during our stay on Oahu. We set up in front of the Beach House restaurant where we found on street parking. It is a great area for swimming and a very popular area for paddle boarding. We...More

2  Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Great beach for a place to enjoy grass, some sand, and snorkeling. Bring your shoes or a paddle board, though. This is not the best place to go swimming. The coral on the west side covers much of the beach but there are often sea...More

1  Thank 777Goody
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Nice big park on the water, plenty of open space, but there are a lot of much better spots in the area. Showers/change rooms closed for renovations but toilets open. I think they need a bulldozer renovation as the pavilion looks like it could come...More

Thank MickR_11
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This is a cute little town, kind of like the Byron Bay (Australia) of Hawaii. Stopped for refreshments on our way North, locals are super friendly and willing to talk to you about the area and even some chilled hidden places to hang out. If...More

Thank travellingempty
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This beach is just to the east of the harbor and is a good sandy beach and not too rough most of the time. There are restrooms, a basketball court as well as a playground area.

Thank Chris S
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Typically comes periodically and takes a few days to clear out. Annoying yes?