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Address: 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5711
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Beautiful small beach located near Waikoloa resorts

A' Bay, as locals call it, is a beautiful but small sandy beach located near the Waikoloa resorts. Perfect spot for seeing turtles feeding in the water, please give them their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Salt Lake City, Utah
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Waikoloa, Hawaii
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's nice to have such a nice beach so close to the Waikoloa resorts. The beach is very diverse with both open areas for sunning and shade for those who don't want to bake. There are also activity options like snorkeling, paddle boards and a glass bottom boat.

Thank stillerz
Hilo, Hawaii
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right by the best bar and restaurant in town, put your feet in the sand when sipping on your cocktail at Lava Lava, because is alright but there are a lot of rocks.

Thank 765matildak
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Georgeous beach with great sunset. Well protected for playing in the ocean. Kayak and paddleboard rentals are in site as well as snorkeling, diving and sunset boat tours. Very relaxing.

Thank RickGautier
Singapore, Singapore
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120 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not your typical white sand beach, but water is still crystal clear with sunny views and beautiful landscape. Highly recommended!

Thank Shoto
Indiana, United States
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even the locals call it A-Bay. This is a great beach to sit.Lots of shade and a good view. Snorkeling is OK, but not great.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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114 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A' Bay, as locals call it, is a beautiful but small sandy beach located near the Waikoloa resorts. Perfect spot for seeing turtles feeding in the water, please give them their space. Go early for calm waters, the winds pick up in the afternoon. Rentals are also available.

Thank lurcherm
Dupo, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Marriott they had a bunch of renovations going on but it is going to be beautiful when they are done. Our room and all the employees are really nice and very helpful if you don't know the area.

Thank travisk789
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm having a wonderful time with my humans at Anaehoomalu Bay. Started the day with a walk along the beach enjoying watching the fishing, snorkeling and canoeing activities. Stopped to take pictures in the lush gardens and but the pond. Aloha, Mervyn

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Sao Paulo, SP
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite beaches in Big Island because it is a quiet bay with calm and not deep waters, great for snorkeling, swimming and fun for people of all ages. It is possible to see lots of sea turtles resting on the sand or just swimming away. Access is very convenient, next to the Marriott hotel. If... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I saw my first turtle here! This beach is only a 10 minute walk from our condo and i liked it the best of all the Kohola beaches. It has a little bit of everything. Free parking. Cheap concession. Nice (but expensive) Lava Lava Beach Club. White sand. Black lava rock. Some snorkling. Palm trees for shade. Fish pond. Nearby... More 

Thank funpig07

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