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This place is magical. Little tiny crabs just cruise around in the water but there are not enough of them to be an annoyance. The water is incredibly blue. The waves were big enough to surf but far enough out that it was calm swimming...More
Sunset Beach is one of our top five beaches on the island of Oahu. Vans World Cup surfing was going on when we visited Sunset in late November (2018). Seeing a big waves surfing contest is a memorable experience. However, in the off-surf season times,...More
fantastic view! It was great to watch the world surfing competition but a real bummer to get a parking ticket even though I was parked among the many other cars that didn’t get a ticket -seemed like they enjoyed giving me every violation they
Had come in part to see the WSL qualifiers in the Vans event only to find it had been postponed because the winter wave action was deemed too dangerous. This made for good sea viewing even though it was disappointing not to have seen the...More
Sunset beach is a North Shore famous stop. Even is you are on a timeline you must stop at this beach. If you don't believe me just count all the tourist busses with passengers from around the world that make Sunset Beach a stop. You...More
We spent several hours sitting and watching both the surfers roping it up and the lifeguards hearing kids & parents alike back from the water, or close enough to it. Good for watching, unless you are an expert surfer 🏄🏽♂️🏄🏼♀️😎 beautiful beach!