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Waimanalo Beach

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Address: , Oahu, HI
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Activities: Sunbathing, Swimming
Description: A large beach in Oahu.
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One of the best beaches I've ever seen!

One of the nicest beaches in the world. Turquoise waters, soft sand, and great surrounding scenery. Awesome!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Kanata, Ontario

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Kanata, Ontario
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

One of the nicest beaches in the world. Turquoise waters, soft sand, and great surrounding scenery. Awesome!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

This was a wonderful beach for myself and my two kids. Great but small waves for the kids to play in, lots of sun but shady areas too. Nice golden sand and a light breeze. Saw a couple fish while my oldest learned to snorkel. Was an easy drive to get to and had lots of parking but we did... More 

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Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

This is the most remarkable place for me because this is where we do our vows with my Husband. The beach is magical and not too crowded like any other beach in Oahu. This place makes our wedding ceremony perfect.

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Vancouver Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

North Shore beach about 40 mins north of Waikiki. This beach is less populated then south beaches but absolulety a gorgeous location - some of the clearest waters you will come across anywhere.

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Sydney,Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

I wanted to go to Waimanalo beach to have a look at the house from the 80's TV show Magnum p.i. driving from Kailua to Waimanalo Beach Park was easy and there is a good car park right on the beach. The main thing to consider if you want to look at the house from the beach side is you... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This beach here is lovely; White sand, small waves, uncrowded and gorgeous. I am agreeing with other posters that it is a bit sketchy and has a lot of homeless people nearby. It is no joke that the bathroom here is awful. I think bathrooms in a jail would be cleaner and have more supplies. The bathroom here was very... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This beach is quick and easy to reach from Honolulu by car. It is way nicer than Waikiki. The number of shades of blue in the water is incommunicable. The beach is very long so you can park at different lots along it's length. It is a narrower beach than some others, but still plenty of sand. There is a... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

We drove here from our hotel in Hawaii...so beautiful!!! I wish we had been able to spend more time here. The beach is not crowded, the sand is fine and the ocean colorful and beautiful.

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Ewa Beach, Hawaii
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Since Waimanalo Beach is next to Bellows, it's pretty much the same. The sand is very fine and the water can be murky because the trades blow inshore. Beware if you leave valuables in your car in this area because car thefts are very high, especially if you're driving a rental car. Take your valuables with you and always have... More 

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Richmond, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Awesomeness times a million! Immaculate white sand beach, gentle waves, sun. Shade at the edge. Get out of Honolulu travellers! Visit this pristine beach and swim with baby honu. Use your GPS. Park by a beach access trail. Carry out your garbage. No washrooms. Better for couples or friends. This is really a locals' beach, so be mindful and courteous... More 

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