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Turtle Bay

  • 57-20 Kuilima Dr. Map It
  • Kahuku
  • Beach–Sight

Updated 03/04/2015

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Now known more for its resort (the Turtle Bay Resort) than its magnificent beach, Turtle Bay is mostly passed over on the way to the better-known beaches of Sunset and Waimea. But for the average visitor with average swimming capabilities, this is a good place to be on the North Shore. The crescent-shape beach is protected by a huge sea wall. You can see and hear the fury of the northern swell while blissfully floating in cool, calm waters. The convenience of this spot is also hard to pass up—there is a concession selling sandwiches and sunblock right on the beach. The resort has free parking for beach guests. Amenities: food and drink; parking (no fee); showers; toilets. Best for: sunset; swimming.

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57-20 Kuilima Dr., 4 miles north of Kahuku, Kahuku, Hawaii, 96731, United States

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Updated 03/04/2015


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