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We went during January, school was still out part of the trip and most beaches were too busy except this one and it was perfect. When school started back up for the locals traffic got heavier but places became less crowded
Beautiful beach on the North Shore! Especially in the evening for the sunsets. Great for photos! The beach can get busy so come early! Parking is across the street from the beach and has restrooms and spots to rinse off.
Our kids played in the surf for hours. Lifeguard came around on an atv to tell us when the surf wasn’t ideal for our little ones so we knew to move when the waves got out of control. Go here once before you die. The...More
We stopped on the way back to where we were staying. Place was very busy near sunset. We were lucky to get a parking spot. Surfers were still out surfing. The sunset was not that great as the sun was setting behind the mountain I...More
This place is magical. Little tiny crabs just cruise around in the water but there are not enough of them to be an annoyance. The water is incredibly blue. The waves were big enough to surf but far enough out that it was calm swimming...More
Sunset Beach is one of our top five beaches on the island of Oahu. Vans World Cup surfing was going on when we visited Sunset in late November (2018). Seeing a big waves surfing contest is a memorable experience. However, in the off-surf season times,...More
fantastic view! It was great to watch the world surfing competition but a real bummer to get a parking ticket even though I was parked among the many other cars that didn’t get a ticket -seemed like they enjoyed giving me every violation they