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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful bay with lots of reef/coral and the famous sandbar. Lots of fish and marine life. Worth a visit!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sncoops
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here on the way to Ranch. It was raining so we didn't go for a swim. The beach was easy to access. The car park is short walking distance to beach. The park near beach is clean and has toilets for changing into...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank belwells
Reviewed April 13, 2019

OK. I've been to Honolulu at least 10x and I've never heard of the Sandbar until 1 year ago on the plane, on my way to Maui. It's been on my list of things to do in Oahu so now I finally experienced this magical...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gnawh2
Reviewed April 5, 2019

Photos can’t capture the experience of standing on a sandbar in the bay. A group of us rented double kayaks at Go Bananas in Honolulu and launched from Heeia Kea Pier. It took us about 45 minutes to get to the sandbar. For some, it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RedPanFan
Reviewed February 16, 2019

We took the Paradise Bay Resort boat trip out onto the bay. We got the chance to snorkel on a reef that they told us only one other boat company is allowed to stop at and we visited the immense and incredible sand bar. I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

Fun Day with the staff and had a great adventure out there in the clear water. Paradise Bay Resort is awesome.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JTRoyal
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend & I rented kayaks from our amazing hotel (paradise bay resort) which is right off of Kaneohe Bay and it was so beautiful out there! The sand bars were super awesome at low tide because you could literally get out of your kayak...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank mercedesag
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

We had no idea where to stay when visiting. After being here we learned the west and east sides are the best for climate. The north shore is for surfing and has more wind. Kaneohe has a lot of cloud cover and rains daily. You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kris C
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The bay goes on forever! China hat is pretty interesting to see. It appears there are glass bottom boat tours that look interesting as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PDXbree
Reviewed September 18, 2018

This is Kaneohe Bay Sand Bar trip that we went out with the boat and crew from Paradise Bay Resort with about 15 other swimmers. It was 29 Aug 2018 at 15:00 (3 PM), I state this because of the tide flows. While we were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Iris C
October 31, 2018|
Response from dentrac | Reviewed this property |
We did an excursion from Paradise Bay Resort that I will recommend to any one that will listen, unfortunately I believe they only go out Wednesdays and Saturdays. There is Heeia Kea Pier that I think there are cruises... More
August 1, 2017|
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Response from hilaryus2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. easy drive from Honolulu. closer to Polynesian cultural center than Honolulu. paradise bay resort is lovely hotel there.