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Kaimana Beach

Address: Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It's busy with a good mix of locals and tourists, very clean, and safe. I liked the fact that there isn't rocks or reef in the water. You can actually walk into the water and swim around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Nice change away from the busy Waikiki beach this is popular with locals and felt more natural. We stayed on Sans Souci Beach and loved the walking into town along these beaches... each with it's own personality.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I like this beach because it's pretty quiet. It can get crowded but it's most local folks who come here. The sand is a bit rocky but the water is calm and the sand gets better in the water. There are showers and bathrooms nearby. Parking is tough though, be prepared to wait (free) or park outside (feed the meters).

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Love this beach, very family friendly and easy access if you like to stand-up paddle or kayak. Get there early on weekends as parking is difficult, and bring your quarters as some parking is metered. Nice restaurants located nearby and you can BBQ on the grassy area if so inclined. Very calm water, easy swim for all abilities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This is the best family beach near Waikiki but sshh, don't tell anybody. We always go there to get away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki.

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Greater Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The Kaimana Beach area runs on from Waikiki Beach and is a very lively and exciting area, both day and night. The big beach hotels like the Outrigger, Halekulani and Sheriton Waikiki are close by and the night life with shops and shows is well worth a visit. The beach is good for swimming with a gentle slope. Surf boards... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Come early for parking, bring a tent or umbrella to stay for a while. good for families with athletes to swim, then run the park, while the babysitter watches the kids in the water. Lifeguarded too.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is one of the most popular spots for locals to catch some rays and to swim in the ocean. The water is clean and the beach not busy with commercial activities. There are a lot of beautiful people who hang out here and the people are friendly. The Hau Tree Lanai at the New Otani Hotel that is adjacent... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Easily accessible public beach a short distance from Waikiki beach. Was not crowded at all in February. Good parking.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This is a wonderful beach for all ages. Unless there is a big southerly swell, the water is calm and the sea floor slopes gently enough that even toddlers can enjoy the water. The reef is not far from shore so anyone competent at snorkeling can enjoy the fish in an easily accessible, safe place.

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