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Ala Moana Beach Park

1201 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4205
+1 808-768-3003
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This gentle, protected beach has coarse sand and is ideal for swimming and water play.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice beach” (72 reviews)
“magic island” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 04:00 - 22:00
1201 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4205
+1 808-768-3003
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent an afternoon here. The beach is much nicer than Waikiki, far less crowded and a more gentle beach, with less coral. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great local beach park but beware that ALL the locals are there on weekends. Parking is hard to find and shade is virtually non existent. Great for little kids as the waves are nearly non existent. Rocky sand whichever made walking On...More

Thank lylykwok
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed within a ten minute walk of here and enjoyed our visit - handy also to the shopping centre across the road and bus interchange. On one visit mid-week, we witnessed six weddings within an hour. Water quality nice and walking paths excellent - check...More

Thank Tripmode33
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are heading down to the Ala Moana Shopping centre go a little out of your way and cruise past along the beach to Kewalo Basin before you cross the road and head back to the shops, its a bit less touristy than Waikiki...More

Thank bbendyke
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is nice to visit if you are not staying on Waikiki and want a nice beach close to downtown Honolulu. The problem is that there are lots of homeless people living in the park. I know they need a place to camp, but...More

Thank jsjordan88
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is easy to get to by car, trolley and walking. Great place to swim your laps, play with the keiki or just relax at the water's edge.

Thank Vickie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome place to just sit back, relax, and enjoy the Hawaiian sun and eat the local chain L & B Hawaiian BBQ.

Thank AMO52117
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my beach of preference in Honolulu. It's long, clean, has many Life Saver posts & reasonable facilities. Avoid the fartherest end as the water entry is full of coral & small rocks. Weekends try to be downwind of the barbecue start ups on...More

Thank Judie2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was great to be able to walk along the beach and take in some amazing sunsets and views back towards Waikiki.

Thank brg68mga
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you're staying in Waikiki, this is a close, nice beach to visit. There are shower rooms. There are two L and L BBQ locations in the park. The water is very calm relative to other beaches on the island. Do take water shoes because...More

Thank MusingsOnTravel
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Julie K
27 March 2017|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any place to rent beach items, but I also was not looking.
11 November 2016|
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Response from Mary Ellen W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open during the fireworks. I believe the park closes at 10pm.
Tiersa W
20 December 2015|
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Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
30.00. But after you get in go to trolley services. Pay for the Seven days even if your not there for seven. They take you everywhere. Loved the trolley service. You can look for all the different ones. If staying at... More