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Anaehoomalu

69-275 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Waikoloa
Type: Beaches
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Bend, Oregon
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109 reviews 109 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

This beach is referred to as "A Bay" and is easily accessible with a large free parking lot. There is a public bathroom. It connects (north end) to the Marriott resort beach, so you can rent cabanas there and they have a snack shack there as well. In addition they rent kayaks, paddle boards, snorkel gear, etc. The glass bottom... More

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Doylestown, PA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Lounge chairs available, and PLENTY OF SHADE. Great snorkeling right off , and dressing rooms. beach. Kayaks and paddle boards available for rent, and para-sailing available off the beach. Easy walk to Lava Lava Beach Club for lunch, dinner, or just cocktails. Fresh water showers, toilets, and dressing rooms.

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Elk Ridge UT
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Hubs and I stopped for a beautiful Hawaiian sunset and weren't disappointed! The bay is big with lots of room for families and swimmers. As my trusty guide book suggested, this is a hard place not to be able to get professional looking sunset photos!!! Gorgeous fishpond behind the bay.., Live music in the background from Lava Lava and a... More

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Ketchikan
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Everyone raved about the snorkeling here and not to worry about waves. Perhaps we just got unlucky but the visibility was awful. Super murky. Waves were a pain. Tried a couple different areas in the bay but no joy. There were some fish but just basic common ones. If I went back maybe it would be better but given the... More

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Indiana
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

A Bay is easy to get to from Kailua Kona as ~20 miles north. If you have the Blue Hawaiian Book for the Big Island it provides perfect directions and information. From the parking lot there is a short walk to A Bay which has restrooms, large sandy beach, and free (yes I said free) loungers. We stayed on the... More

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Kentucky
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Really liked the convenience to parking and the Waikoloa resort area. Cats living in the trees next to parking lot! (They appear well taken care of). Sand beach was clean and Lava Club next door was good for drinks.

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Seattle, Washington
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90 reviews 90 reviews
29 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

You don't have to pay $$$ to dine at Lava Lava Beach Club to have the same sunset view and bring your own little picnic or drink of choice. Follow the signs from the highway to A Bay (through Queen's / King's Marketplace) and take a left like you're going to Lava Lava Beach Club. Park in the lot and... More

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Pacific Grove, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Walking distance from Waikoloa resorts or about 5 minutes drive from resorts. Beautiful, serene beach with different blue colors of the water. Has lounge chairs available and can have a picnic by the beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Beautiful beach, Lava Lava Beach club is nearby if you want to have a nice cocktail near the ocean. It is very popular so you will need to make a reservation in advance. There are a few tables (the ones with comfortable chairs with mattress) are first come first serve, so you might get lucky.

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Huntington Beach, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This bay is very quiet and calm; no big waves while we were there. It is near the Marriott hotel but open to the public. There are palm trees for shade, lawn chairs to stretch out in, showers, and bathrooms. We saw feral cats and mongeese. The waters are very calm and warm to swim around in. We also tried... More

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