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All reviews calm waters ko olina fish disney resort public parking beach chairs parking spot hotel guests big waves great for kids open to the public paddle boarding safe swimming walking path stayed at the marriott parking is limited four seasons
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to relax and enjoy the beach. Parking is free and restrooms are clean and close. Public is welcome at all beaches.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pjud80
Reviewed yesterday

I stayed at Aulani (Lagoon 1) but my favorite is Lagoon 2 followed by Lagoon 3 (Marriott). Lagoon 1 is the most crowded because of the hotel guests at Aulani and Four Seasons and LOTs of kids. Although water is clean, it is not clear....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank megakitty372
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ko Olina is a Hawaiian paradise that is a must-visit for tourists. Located in Kapolei, Ko Olina boasts of its scenic lagoons, resorts, clean sea water and white, fine-sand beaches. The place is designed to preserve nature (plants and trees are everywhere, so are rock...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank fgmoria
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for families. There are four lagoons, each protected by water breaks. Colorful fish easy to find with goggles or a mask. Sandy beaches and grassy places allow for different lounging styles. The beaches are public, so even if you'r'e not staying in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JonF07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four man made resort lagoons open to the public with plenty of beach, room to swim and snorkel. Parking is limited at 1, 2 and my favorite #3, but that means less people at those lagoons. 4 has three times the parking, but more people....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TNBigFishHunter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lagoons and trail of resort properties are indeed picturesque. We usually arrive here early in the morning around 7 AM or later in the evening because umbrellas are not allowed on the property. Although it is beautiful, it is usually way too hot and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jamesmcfarland2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Ko Olina for two weeks and went to the lagoons, including the one at Paridise Cove five times. They are beautiful. They Are not good for surfing but fantastic for swimming and snorkeling as the breaker walls do their job and keep...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2kgriffith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful beach front. Wide neatly laid out sidewalks for a nice stroll. Bathrooms sparingly along the way, along with places to rinse off. Well marked signs for any information you may need along including warnings. Beautiful beach front lagoons to enjoy a nice swim,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TxJewel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Marriott for the 2nd time and love it! Because we are going back thank you Marriott!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank carolCa_
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful, quiet, not crowded beautiful from sunrise to sunset. The whole area family friendly water warm and comfortable. Sand is comfortable, great area for water toys buggy boards or tubes. Did not experience any ruff waves. You can swim or wade you will love it.Explore...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gail W
February 20, 2018|
Response from Marc T | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does
July 29, 2017|
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Response from Changeforapenny | Reviewed this property |
I highly suggest trying Paradise Cove Beach which is just down from lagoon #1. You can access the public beach path via Ali'inui Dr. Public parking is limited, but if you're walking, you're all set. Hundreds of colorful fish... More
July 10, 2017|
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