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Sunset Beach Park

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Address: 59-104 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-9728
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Private North Shore Surfing Tour, from Waikiki

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World Famous Surfing Beach Lives Up to Expectations

We stayed nearby for a week in the hope that a good swell would turn up and were fortunate enough to see rounds of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing on two of the days, including... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed nearby for a week in the hope that a good swell would turn up and were fortunate enough to see rounds of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing on two of the days, including swells of 12 to 18 foot on one of the days. The beach is aptly named and watching the sunset over Kaenu Point (western... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Parking a little tough with competition going on. But found a spot. Really cool to watch surfers, the waves are crazy! Nice beach, cloudy that day so didnt get a great sunset., but would def recommend going there! Surprised how deep you sink into sand here..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the palce for those famous Hawaiian sunsets you've seen on post cards. Absolutely magical. The beach itself has a ton of very clean soft sand. There's lot of parking nearby. Even during Vans Triple Crown of Surfing we found parking pretty easily. This is a very popular spot for surfers in the winter for very good reason: there... More 

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Iconic big wave beach so I had to visit in winter. Unfortunately I missed the big wave surf comp by a couple of days. Still saw some surfers. Didn't plan on swimming as I knew the conditions would be difficult at that time of year. There is more sand at the southern end of the beach and it was a... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We drove by on a cloudy day. Spectacular view and you see a lot of people surfing. Really impressive. It's about 1 hour drive from Waikiki.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beache, typical North shore, but be carefull,...sometimes in winter are beache oficialy "closed" for extremely big waves and strong current.

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Thank Jan P. Š
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a clean and beautiful beach park. In winter the waves are too big to go swimming but it's perfect to go surfing when you are a pro.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best to take care as the surf is quite rough. Would not recommend venturing into the water too deep unless you are a very strong swimmer.

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東京23区, 東京都
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a very wonderful beach. Waves is calm in the summer. Many big waves flocks in winter. It is comfortable to relax in a beach, but is suitable for surfing.You should go this beach.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Sunset Beach to see the surfing. The waves were too tame when we were there but plenty of cars with surf racks and signs for local surfer John John made it cool anyway. Go to the food trucks on Hale'ewa for lunch and then Hale'ewa general store for shave ice and good conversation.

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