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Waikiki Beach

Kalakaua Avenuue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Oahu's most popular beach.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Kalakaua Avenuue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Reviewed yesterday

I’ve been dreaming of visiting Hawaii and Waikiki Beach in particular since I was a teenager. Waikiki Beach did not disappoint. It was just across the street from the Marriott where we were staying. The water was calm thanks to the protective wall offshore. Some...More

Thank Carisima66
Reviewed yesterday

I always love coming to hang out and enjoy the views of this beach especially with the view of Diamond Head. It does get pretty crowded with other visitors, but you can always find an area to relax and enjoy the sun!

Thank CarolA817
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s one of the most famous beach on Hawaii. There are many nice restaurants, shops and activities. But Hawaii has more beautiful and cleaner beaches for swimming and enjoying, that is why it’s better don’t stay there longer then couple days and visit other beaches.

Thank Butterfly B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Palm trees; banyan trees and a view to remember. There's a lot of activity going on at the beach so if you're looking for someplace quiet this is not your choice. There were a large number of homeless people at the beach but they kept...More

Thank Kathleen W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Waikiki is a "synthetic" or fake beach. It was originally volcanic ash which was covered with fine sand brought in from other places. At least that is what the local guides said, I din't go for the beach. It is beautiful, especially at sunset and...More

Thank DWG1861
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our kids had fun loved that it had place to wash off feet from the sand!! Loved that the waves weren’t crazy! Fun overall for everyone

Thank Ebony N Jon F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Everything is there, restaurants, bars, hotels in a fantastic panoramic scenery...don’t hesitate to visit top hotel for a drink or more

Thank Fabrizio S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful beach that isn't as populated as I'd imagined. The water is beautiful and there is plenty of opportunities for sports.

Thank Orangiela
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The beach has been sectioned off into breakwater areas and the whole area has lost its appeal as it has now been all but destroyed by so called progress.

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This beach is so beautiful. Lots to see and do in the area with lots of amenities along the way. A separate pool area for those that don't want to mix it with the surfers and places to hire chairs, umbrellas and surfboards too.

Thank Kaffy14
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11 December 2017|
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Response from JustJenniT | Reviewed this property |
If you and your niece love shopping, try the International Marketplace at 2330 Kalakaua Avenue. But, be sure to hit the shops along the avenue, and not just the mall. And, while tours are an easy way to see some spots, I’d... More
Ginger H
8 December 2017|
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Response from JustJenniT | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Beaches are public property.
Helen B
26 August 2017|
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Response from Pat J | Reviewed this property |
We have been in November and that would be my favourite time to go...weather was good....not too hot..just right.