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Waimea Bay

61-031 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1304
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A popular surfing area located on the North Shore of Oahu.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (83 reviews)
“cliff jumping” (33 reviews)
“jump off” (29 reviews)
61-031 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1304
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Plenty of parking but it can be hard to find parking if you go prime time. I remember jumping off the rocks during summer here, but when I came in November, the waves were pretty big. It's a great beach with showers and restrooms. The...More

Thank Iheartjennychu
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hawaii, beach, sun is setting... does it get any better? My favorite sunset beach in Hawaii is in Kauaii... on Ke'e beach. But this is not bad. And this is north shore Oahu... where the waves are famous...

Thank Johnny L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Perfect spot on this Earth. Good beach, great surf, nice bath house and free parking!! Perfect place to watch the sunset and to relax on the beach!!

Thank Rutki
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful but extremely powerful water. There is a large dip for quickly after you step into the water. If you get caught at this spot at the same time a wave (even small "bump" wave) is coming in, it will be very powerful and painful!

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the farmers market on Thursdays. Nice little hike, the flowers weren't blooming quite as much in November but still lovely. The waterfall is beautiful.

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful wide sandy white beach. There’s limited parking so u have to wait for someone to leave to get a spot. There’s bathrooms & outside showers. There were people rock jumping at the one end. I definitely recommend this to beach lovers.

Thank scp427
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful bay is located on the north part of the island! Check it out if you are nearby :) :) :)

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waimea Bay is a beautiful beach. When we went there were medium sized waves, so you could swim out beyond them a bit. There was also a bit of an undertow. I think, like many beaches on Hawaii, the time of year can make all...More

Thank Valerie O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not visit this beach regularly. But, it is about a 10 minute walk from Backpackers Hostel (Plantation Village). It is a great family friendly beach for surfing. But, careful of the waves that can get quite high and aggressive. It is very easy...More

Thank priscellaq4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice beach, not too crowded, small to medium waves, mild undertow but get there early cuz parking is at a premium. There is parking across the highway and also on the beach side on the soft shoulder. Pretty church nearby. Worth a stop but not...More

Thank Mark C
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Daniel S
June 29, 2017|
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Response from Leo E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, your allowed in the park area
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Jacques_Alex | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes there are restrooms.
November 18, 2016|
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Response from natalionat | Reviewed this property |
Puedes alquilar un carro y recorrer toda la isla en 1 dia.
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