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You won’t want to miss out staying here, so much to offer, recommend staying at least for 10 days! Activities and guidepost were so helpful and a great way to tour and experience Hawai’i.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WoodOhana19
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We saw turtles We snorkled and say beautiful fish 10 feet off the shore. Wasnt crowded. Was an awesome park and day at the beach!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Hekticmusic
Reviewed 6 days ago

This beach is amazing for younger kids because it it relatively flate we went during big wave season and there was no waves. Its perfect for snorkeling and there is a good restaurant there.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Wyatt N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 14 wonderful days at this very friendly resort. Rooms, beach, restaurants, pools and golf were fabulous. A special shout out to Chelsea and “Little” Ian for exceptional service at the golf course restaurant/bar. Food was excellent here & do NOT miss their Calamari Steak!!!...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank katswirlz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 3 days at this beach, swimming, snorkeling and hiking. It is one of our favorites. The beach is protected by rocks so the waves do not get too big for small kids. The snorkeling is better than Sharks Cove, in my opinion. And...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank lacet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, unspoiled, all to yourselves. Steps from the Turtle Bay resort. Absolutely breath taking.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JLP949
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach had a good time snorking there's a nice hike around the bay past the horses at the golf coarse and to the pillar box and secret bay

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 718dundee
Reviewed February 13, 2019

The trick to watch the waves here is to walk all the way around the Turtle Bay Hotel to where the Church is located At this point , you can watch waves on both side of the bay as these 25 to 40 ft giants...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Turtle Bay Resort is very nice. That being said, this being on the property means it nice as well. The water is quite calm there. The sand is wonderful. There are some restaurants at the resort, but be prepared to spend some money. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SusanInOK
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Turtle Bay beach is a nice beach but is surrounded by the resort and golf club and this not the best public beach to visit. It was a nice place to walk and watch the waves though.

Date of experience: February 2019
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September 5, 2017|
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Response from larrysbisa | Reviewed this property |
Hawaii is beautiful all year round but the water is much calmer in the Summer months on the North Shore of Oahu. If you go in their Winter ( I think Dec-Feb ) the beaches on the North Shore are very rough and dangerous for... More
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Marie M
January 6, 2017|
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Response from Shanti03 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! There is no sea glass or shells for that matter, at the beach in Turtle Bay.
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Sa R
April 18, 2016|
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Response from youngcats | Reviewed this property |
No, all beaches in Hawaii are public access. The Turtle Bay Resort has plenty of parking spot for beach goers.
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