Waikiki Beach

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Thata Portugal
Vancouver, Canada204 contributions
Jun 2022 • Couples
This is a beautiful beach, but it’s a busy beach, surrounded by fancy hotels. We got there early, after coming from the Diamond head hike, about 8 am and it was perfect, not too busy at all. However, by the time we left (11am) it was already quite busy. Nothing wrong with that, it just depends on what kind of beach you like. This was the only beach I saw that offers tons of seating, shade etc from the hotels to rent. It was quite nice to watch the surf lessons and walk around waikiki area afterwards. It’s worth going for sure, just be aware of the type of beach this is.
Written 28 June 2022
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Corey W
10 contributions
Jun 2022
Can get crowded and pricey, but can have all the experiences of the island set up and taken care of there
Written 27 June 2022
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Elenalopez71
South Houston, TX3 contributions
Jun 2022
Loved this area, it was crowded but nice, with lots of shopping and dining options.. the beach was also crowded, I will recommended Lanikai beach it was more quite and relaxing
Written 27 June 2022
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Hialeah73
Miami, FL644 contributions
Sep 2021
Loved walking this area. The views are amazing with the mountains in the back round and most days when I was walking the water had lots of surfers too. You can catch drinks at several of the bars and of course Dukes Restaurant is right on the sand.
Written 26 June 2022
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Philip M
New York City, NY705 contributions
Jun 2022 • Couples
You’ll come here of course for the iconic view of the beach with diamondhead in the background, the warm water and waves, the people watching, watch the surfers, and enjoy a short walk to and from your hotel.
Yes all that is the case.
The flip side is that it is jam packed with people to the point where you may not be able to find room to set out a towel for yourself, let alone a group of people. The crowds, plus the loud music coming from the nearby hotels, made the beach not enjoyable to hang out.
Written 25 June 2022
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CCofOhio13
Cleveland, OH73 contributions
Jun 2022
Luckily, our hotel was steps away from this wonderful beach. We went swimming and snorkeling daily. It was such a treat. Highly recommended.
Written 24 June 2022
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Amusementparkguy
Pataskala, OH1 324 contributions
Jun 2022
A friend and I enjoyed a day here soaking up the rays and swimming. Aqua shoes are a must as there are coral and rocks underwater, and that can easily cut your feet.
Written 23 June 2022
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Llewellyn53
Melbourne, Australia3 997 contributions
Jun 2022 • Couples
The Wall surfing area used to be surfboard free but on our first session we had to advise 3 different people that surfboards were not permitted in the area. Once was after a close to shore wipeout with a long board that could have injured swimmers. I know Hawaiian’s are polite but why aren’t the lifeguards stopping people on longboards surfing through the area? Alternatively why aren’t the companies that don’t explain the rules to the people hiring their longboards get fined?
Written 18 June 2022
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CFred733
Phoenix, AZ110 contributions
Jun 2022
Really spectacular beach with lots to do and see. The beach is free, but everything associated with it is expensive. Wish I would have snorkeled there.
Written 16 June 2022
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WorldArchSeeker
2 contributions
Jun 2022 • Couples
Yes there are more secluded, quiet and beautiful beaches many other places on Hawaii, but we got our Brady Bunch goes to Hawaii vibe on and enjoyed this beach for two days in lounge chairs and under umbrellas. A great place to start a journey to these islands.
Written 15 June 2022
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