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Turtle Bay Beach

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Address: Kahuku, Oahu, HI
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Beautiful Beach

This beach was quiet and peaceful with a lagoon for snorkeling and waves beyond for surfing. Best vacation beach yet.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
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Palm Springs, California, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Nice beach, very small space for snorkeling. The day that I visited the water were really rough and by that I mean everyone was watching the view But none there to go in. I didn't see any turtles.

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Palm Springs, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

This beach was quiet and peaceful with a lagoon for snorkeling and waves beyond for surfing. Best vacation beach yet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

Great beach and there were lots of kids having fun in the water. Plenty of parking available. Also, there is a nice restaurant(I can't remember the name) on the beach. The restaurant is located just a few yards from the shore! Try it and you will not be disappointed!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Amazing sums it up in one word. This was my first visit to Hawaii and what a first visit it was. Travelled here for a wedding at Turtle Bay. I've always heard of Oahu's North Shore, and everything that i've heard was true. Beautiful pristeen beaches. Hawaii's aloha attitude everywhere, easy breezy. Ok, the resort: Turtle Bay, it's worth visiting.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We brought four grandkids on this trip along with their parents. Sometimes with this group, fun activities just evolve. Engaged in a spirited game of keep away, one of my granddaughters happened to lean on one of the Tiki Torches and was surprised when it came crashing to the ground. We called and I don't think a minute went by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Arrived memorial day and beach was more crowded than we like but we decided to give it a go as we had read online that turtles were in the bay,found a nice quiet spot (finally) and entered the water lots of fish and nice clear water after 5 mins we were approx. 2o ft from the line of rocks across... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Came to this beach for the great view and nice snorkeling. The water was a bit rough so we didn't end up going in. Also we couldn't find any place to change into our swim suits. Just a tip as I found out on our way to the car, the washrooms and place to change are behind the little restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I dont understand the mediocre reviews. I went twice on my trip. Each time there were huge turtles up on the public beaches. 300-400 pounds! The water wasnt the prettiest but i was there for the turtles so it didnt matter. It was a seemingly quiet beach. I would definitely recommend! Snorkeling is an option i wish i would have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This is a public beach right next to Turlte Bay Resort. No hassles parking. Lots of tropical fish in the bay and just a nice place to sit and look out to sea. The bay floor isn't completely cover in volcanic reef. There's plenty of sandy bottom so you don't get cut to shreds like at Hanauma Bay. There are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

There's obviously no grantee when the turtles will be there on the beach but it's certainly a great experience when they are there - generally afternoon is best. In recent years parking close to the beach has been blocked off and police are always checking and giving tickets, so keep that in mind. You can park further up on the... More 

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