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Kuhio Beach

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Address: Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Phone Number:
8088438002
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A great surfing beach being renovated with new sand, landscaping and the...

A great surfing beach being renovated with new sand, landscaping and the addition of a plaza.

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Great for Kids!

With walls protecting swimmers from the force of the ocean's waves, Kuhio Beach is the perfect place for young children to swim. Bring an umbrella or get here early to secure one... read more

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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

With walls protecting swimmers from the force of the ocean's waves, Kuhio Beach is the perfect place for young children to swim. Bring an umbrella or get here early to secure one of the rare spots under the palm trees, as there's not much shade. Little silver fish swim in the water close to shore, and brightly coloured fish hang... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Kuhio beach is away from the hustle and bustle of Honolulu and worth the drive. I thought the water and sand were much nicer than the more popular Waikiki, however, there isn't shopping nearby. Pack your own lunch and drinks and enjoy a magnificent day in the water.

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice beach though very little shade. Calm waters and really quite pretty with the palm trees and beautiful view of Diamond Head. Best view of Waikiki is from the water looking at the trees, hotels and Diamond Head. Beautiful sunsets, nice touch when they light the tiki torches. Beautiful walk down the beach and sidewalk behind hotels too. Beware, some... More 

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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442 reviews
154 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice beach, clean, and sometimes a bit crowded. Water is clam due to breakwaters. Pretty clean. It's nice you can hang out or just stroll down the sidewalk.

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Thank Randy2353
Honolulu - Oahu
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach was right outside our hotel. The rock wall meant is was calmer and the beach was always less crowded than just up the sand at Waikiki. We loved swimming in this spot!

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with my family for the first time last week. Watched the sunset and had some drinks at the local bar/restaurant while watching the sunset! Amazing1

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Oradell
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The beach is more like a big swimming pool with no waves. There was no construction while I was there. It's very convenient to hotels, shopping and restaurants. I only seen one homeless person on the beach. They moved them all to the bus stops. Waikiki is overflowing with homeless. I counted 15 in a one block area. They can't... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Kuhio Beach offers accessibility and beauty in the heart of busy Waikiki Beach. You have designer shops, boutiques and variety of foods within walking distance of the beach. Beautiful sunrise and sunset and the water is refreshing. Surfing, body boarding or just laying out and soaking the rays ... this is definitely the place to visit. Caveat: Slight challenge to... More 

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PA, USA
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37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Roght in the middle of Waikiki with beautiful clear water. There was no waves at all that morning. Great for little kids. But I couldn't stand the constant construction noise across the street. By 10am it was getting pretty crowded on the beach. We took 5-10 minutes walk to Sans Souci beach. Which I preferred. It was a lot less... More 

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Thank usapa
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A nice stretch that continues from the busier Waikiki section. The small Waikiki Aquarium and Honolulu zoo not too far off, and there s a lot of green space to see Diamond Head profile. Makes a nice stroll during the day, and but perhaps a little less popular at night - the action in the evening buzzes in the Waikiki... More 

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