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Waikiki Beach

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Address: Kalakaua Avenuue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Phone Number: 0862211885
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Oahu's most popular beach.

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Nice and crazy

Nice beach. A little crowded for my taste. The beach is clean. And they have a wall that "Wall Rats" hang. Wall Rats are pot smokers that like hanging loose.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Schertz, Texas
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Schertz, Texas
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice beach. A little crowded for my taste. The beach is clean. And they have a wall that "Wall Rats" hang. Wall Rats are pot smokers that like hanging loose.

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Thank Apostolow
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful Sandy beach,great place if you are avid surfer or even a beginner. Water was a bit cool but you had to get into it. And if not you could always walk the beach.

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Thank Robert C
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Waikiki Beach is beautiful with gentle rolling waves. Perfect place to take an inflatable Li-Lo, donut ring or similar. Sailing trips leave regularly from the sand,and surfing and SUP lessons are available. Umbrellas and sun lounges are also available for hire - not a bad idea if you're there for the day and are inclined to get sunburnt. A great... More 

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Thank Gael-Fource
Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Water is crystal clear and climate allows swimming 12 month a year. Love it. Sometimes it can get a bit crowded but there is always space to put down your things.

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Thank Glenn S
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've been here with family, friends, and as a couple. The strip is always busy and the shops have been recently updated. There are various swim sections for shallow or deep swimming. I've always had a good time. Although it does rain from time to time it's typically a passing rain.

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Thank isletripper
BIRMINGHAM UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Waikiki beech is clean and easy to walk along. But some hotels along the front obscure some access along the front of there hotel area (it is not private) so "non customers" are detered. You have a right of access along the beech,so walk through along the beech. The park right on/close to the beech is a breather from the... More 

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Loma Linda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A nice beach close to most of the hotels. It was just two blocks from our hotel, the AquaBamboo. It is a nice stretch of beach close to shops and restuarants and the water is beautiful. I did see some much quieter beaches on the north shore.

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Thank Danielle O
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice beach, nothing spectacular, but it's Waikiki so you have to go! No cost to just visit, so many activities for hire and lots of food/drink/shopping super close. I lost my sunnies in the bay and I didn't even have to cross the road to buy a new pair. Perfect :) 2 hours max if you're not doing activities. Water... More 

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Linden, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Waikiki Beach was a little smaller than expected. Nice sandy beach with good restaurants nearby. Nice breeze.

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Bristol, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was nice to get out and see the historic Waikiki Beach, but it was a bit crowded. However, the crowds were considerate and we didn't have any trouble at all. It seems to be family friendly and close to the local hotels. I would recommend reef shoes for this beach - at least, on the west end - as... More 

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