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“So Popular”
Review of Waikiki Beach

Waikiki Beach
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Surfing Lessons On Waikiki Beach
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$78.53*
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Private Group Stand-Up Paddling Lessons
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Sea Turtle and Tropical Fish Snorkeling Adventure
Ranked #16 of 324 things to do in Honolulu
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Owner description: Oahu's most popular beach.
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“So Popular”
Reviewed March 22, 2013

There's a reason why everyone goes to Waikiki. It's beautiful, it's easy, it's clean, there is shopping and restaurants right on the beach. Loved every minute of it.

Visited March 2013
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Bean Station, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“Horribly crowded and overrated!”
Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

We were not at all impressed with our trip to Waikiki! The beach was ugly, rather dirty, and horribly busy! The whole layout was crazy! There were concrete pillars holding back the beaches and the only place to walk was on concrete walkways next to the ocean. It was very busy with no where to enjoy a quite day. This was probably one of the worst beaches I have ever been to and I was very thankful to go back to Maui for gorgeous beaches after our short stay on Oahu!

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Hesperia, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Sunset at Waikiki”
Reviewed March 21, 2013

We left the Shorebird restaurant and walked on the beach. The sun was going down and it was very beautiful. After a hectic day it was nice to relax. All that stuff about long walks on the beach is really true.

Visited March 2013
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Newport Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Crowded, but must do”
Reviewed March 21, 2013

One of my favorite places in the world. Waves break nice and easy, super easy to swim, surf, paddle board, or just enjoy beautiful Hawaii. Super crowded, but it is for a reason. Warm water that you can see your feet in, its just great with an amazing atmosphere.

Visited July 2012
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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Always Crowded but a Must-do!”
Reviewed March 19, 2013

If you are going to Oahu, you can't skip Waikiki. The beach is really long and great to walk along, swim in and sunbathe! It is always packed with people so if you like privacy this beach might not be your favorite but the views are incredible! With all the resorts, restaurants, surfers, Diamond Head, and sunsets- you'll want to go check it out. A lot of other attractions are right off Waikiki as well such as the Honolulu Zoo, and the aquarium. Bottom line- don't miss out on Waikiki but be prepared for lots of crowds!

Visited December 2012
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