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Bellows Field Beach Park

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Address: 220 Tinker Road, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI

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Best Beach on Oahu, Possibly all of Hawaii

Walk on Bellows sand and you'll get hooked big time. If you're authorized to stay at this first class military recreational center you are indeed blessed. There just is no better... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
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Ewa Beach, Hawaii
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Off and on the location is over run by homeless makeshift camps, tents, and shopping carts. The area can go from pristine to that of a big urinal that hasn't been flushed in weeks. Major problem that needs addressing.

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washington state
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95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Walk on Bellows sand and you'll get hooked big time. If you're authorized to stay at this first class military recreational center you are indeed blessed. There just is no better place on Oahu. The water is safe and lovely...gentle enough for kids, yet enough action packed for older boogie boarders. The cabins may not be 4-star, but hey...they're 30... More 

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Harker Heights, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I'm not a beach person for a number of reasons - been to sand spits the world over, but Bellows Air Station beach was absolutely spectacular. I've been to Oahu three times and have always enjoyed the view of the water from many places, but to stand in the surf at Bellows on a clear day and see the expanse... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I've been to Oahu so many times and I can't believe I've never been here! My last visit to Oahu I decided to stop by this beach since we were in the Waimanalo area. PROS: Location: Bellows Field Beach Park is located on the east side of the Island. It is one of three beaches on the Waimanalo Bay. This... More 

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Sugar Land, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We had a great time sunning and walking at the Bellows Beach. The beach was clean and the water was beautiful. With great views of the islands and mountains this is a super beach to spend the day.

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Gig Harbor
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We were invited with dear friends who retired from Air Force to join them for 2 weeks in this lovely place. We were told the accomodations are "nothing fancy". Between us, we shared a duplex about 100 yards from the beach, 2 bedrooms & 1 bath each. Every morning we woke up to the MOST spectacular sunrise! Breathtakingly quiet except... More 

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Tigard, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We were stationed at Kaneohe back in the early 70's. Went to this beach numerous times and stayed in the cabins back in the 90's after retirement. We are going back this coming Oct for 10 glorious days. Best anywhere in the world.

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Hemet, California
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115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

A very pretty beach. Only open to the public on weekends because it is on a military reservation. If you have a military ID you can use it during the week. The cabins and condos are available for rent to Military and DoD personnel including retired Military and DoD civilians.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

One of the prettiest beaches I have ever seen. It also has nice shade and bathroom facilities. The water was calm enough for the little ones to swim in as well. You can see the Makapu'u lighthouse and the mokes. Parking is not an issue. However, this beach is closed during the week so plan ahead.

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USA
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129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We stayed in the cabins for two nights and found it concerning.... there was a queen bed and then a twin bunk bed. That's it, but what was expected as this is just a cabin with no electricity/water/furniture- except the beds. We were able to get sheets and pillowcases at check in. The cabin was dirty with what looked like... More 

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