WaialeeUnited States of America

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Visit Waialee

Trip time! Discover the surfing, beaches, and sunsets in romantic Waialee.

Explore the romantic city of Waialee—beaches, surfing, and popular sights from Banzai Pipeline to Waimea Bay.

Top Hotels in Waialee

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Quiet Mountain Retreatmana Room
Quiet Mountain Retreatmana Room
Haleiwa, HI
$98
per night
Jan 29 - Jan 30

Situated in Haleiwa, this bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of Waimea Valley, Waimea Bay, and Banzai Pipeline. Three Tables Beach and Sharks Cove are also ...

5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"Comfortable quiet property located near services and the beautiful North Shore beaches. Anisa and Niv were absolutely wonderful hosts."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2019

Quiet Mountain Retreatmana Room
Backpackers Vacation Inn and Hostel
Backpackers Vacation Inn and Hostel
1.5 out of 5
59-788 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa, HI

Situated in Haleiwa, this beach hostel is steps from Three Tables Beach and Waimea Bay. Banzai Pipeline and Sunset Beach are also within 3 mi (5 km).

3.3/5 (100 reviews)

"The staff guys are really lead back and the guy from Spain. He made staying there that much better. Friendly."…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Backpackers Vacation Inn and Hostel
Rocky Point Beachfront/Paradise
Rocky Point Beachfront/Paradise
2.5 out of 5
59-181 Ke Nui Rd, Haleiwa, HI
$156
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2

Offering direct access to the beach, this Haleiwa apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Sunset Beach and Banzai Pipeline. Pupukea Beach Park is 1.7 ...

3.2/5 (67 reviews)

"Unbelievable location, instant access to the best surf in the world. Hospitality was excellent, property is beautiful, and a very functional studio. I will 100% be coming back to this property."…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Rocky Point Beachfront/Paradise

Popular things to do in Waialee

Banzai Pipeline
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Banzai Pipeline

4.5/5(203 reviews)

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Banzai Pipeline, a popular beach in Haleiwa. Discover the area's sunsets and seek out the surfing spots.

Sunset Beach
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Sunset Beach

4.5/5(148 reviews)

Go to this beach early to watch some of the wildest surfing on O’ahu and stay late for some of the island’s most beautiful sunsets.

Waimea Bay
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Waimea Bay

4.5/5(62 reviews)

Enjoy the roar of crashing waves, soft sands stretching alongside the blue ocean and lush tropical Hawaiian interior, all in one location.

Waimea Valley
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Waimea Valley

4.5/5(33 reviews)

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Waimea Valley during your travels in Haleiwa. While you're in the area, stroll along the beautiful beaches.

Laniakea Beach
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Laniakea Beach

5/5(8 reviews)

Why not spend a carefree afternoon at Laniakea Beach during your travels in Haleiwa? Amble around the area's seaside, or seek out its surfing spots.

Pupukea Beach Park
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Pupukea Beach Park

4.5/5(11 reviews)

See tropical fish, turtles and eels amongst the colourful coral on this North Shore beach, one of the best snorkelling spots on the island.

Top activities in Waialee

Swim with Sharks North Shore Adventure
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Swim with Sharks North Shore Adventure

$105

Come face-to-face with sharks 3 miles (4.8 km) off the shore of Oahu. With a snorkel and mask, dive into the Pacific Ocean to view these incredible creatures of the deep in their natural environment from the comfort and safety of a custom-built cage.

Original North Shore Tour - Snorkel, Waterfall, Paddle
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Original North Shore Tour - Snorkel, Waterfall, Paddle

$130

Explore amazing local nature and scenery on a tour of Oahu's famous North Shore with your choice of outdoor activities. Snorkel at The Cove, swim at Waimea Valley Waterfall, bike the Tree Tunnel Path, stand-up paddle board or kayak in the protected ocean waters of Haleiwa Bay and up the Anahulu river, and surf or boogie board the North Shore.

Turtle Eco Adventure Tour
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Turtle Eco Adventure Tour

$129

Jump on the turtle bus and leave the hustle and bustle of Waikiki for the more laid back rural areas of the island known as the “country.” Expert guides carefully choose which locations to share with you on this island tour to hang out with sea turtles and snorkel in Haleiwa.

TOA LUAU at Waimea Valley on Oahu's Northshore
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TOA LUAU at Waimea Valley on Oahu's Northshore

$98

Toa Luau invites you to immerse yourself in the beauty and excitement of Polynesia at Waimea Valley on Oahu's North Shore! Set aside ample time in the day to walk through the fragrant flower lei gardens or hike among some of Hawaii’s most diverse plant life and even swim at the refreshing Waimea falls.

North Shore Island Tour 44
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North Shore Island Tour 44

$79

Explore the beauty of Oahu’s North Shore and Oahu’s windward side with this sweeping tour. Indulge in island favorites like shrimp and shave ice, experience one of the North Shore’s most popular beaches, wander through a stunning temple nestled again

Surfing Lesson Open Group
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Surfing Lesson Open Group

$85

Itinerary Learn how to surf during your Oahu vacation with this group lesson on the iconic and beautiful North Shore of Oahu. You'll enjoy a mix of personal attention and a team environment with a professional surfing instructor, who teaches you how to surf safely.

Reviews of Waialee

4.4

Top Destination

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4 - Good 36%
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5/5 - Excellent

Bill

Aug 11, 2019

Snorkeling at Three Tables and Sharks Cove was amazing!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 21, 2019

Thoughtful outdoor shower to rinse off sand (excessive sand will incur extra cleaning fee). Access to Sunset beach just a block away, for sunsets that are worth planning for.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Oct 23, 2018

Good place to visit to avoid the crowds at Honolulu, and it was not far to travel there to see the sights. Nearby beaches were very nice, and the waves and sunset were amazing. It is really busy on the weekends, even for October.