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Recent North Shore Oahu reviews

  • Family vacation

    "We recently stayed at this home, and loved it. The house is a little run down, and we did run into a lizard, some ants, and a cockroach in the house. However if you can tolerate these things the stay was exceptional. The location can't be beat. The beach is literally in the back yard, and it was an amazing beach. We were frequently the only ones on the whole beach. There are a few rocks in the water directly behind the house, but if you go one house to the left when facing the beach there were no rocks. We did a lot of boogie boarding and had a great time. We visited several other beaches on the island, and always found that we liked ours the best. We did stop by Costco and purchased 2 new boogie boards, a nice beach umbrella, and 2 nice beach chairs that we left at the house (it was cheaper than renting them for a week, and now hopefully others will enjoy them as well). There were also some sand toys and a few older boogie boards so don't worry about bringing your own beach stuff. We ate in fairly frequently, and it was very nice to have a rice cooker in the house. The beds were overall comfortable, and in general it was a great stay."
    Guest: James Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 16, 2015
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  • Paradise holidays!!!

    "Rating Details: I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. I was very happy with the location. The vacation rental was spotless. The property manager was very helpful. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: Increidible romantic amazing place and people...missing already this paradise place and wish being back soon!!!"
    Guest: Carolina C. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 14, 2015
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  • Vacation at Turtle Bay

    "Our stay at the condo was great! It was so much nicer than a hotel. We loved having two bathrooms and the full kitchen. Also nice to have two tvs to watch. The view from our private patio was beautiful. We really liked the pool (not crowded and very clean). We plan on returning for another vacation and renting here again."
    Guest: Mark M. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 29, 2014
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  • great house in a great location

    "Hired both units. Great house near the water. It was clean on both floors. The house is just across the water but if you want a beach you will have to travel a little. Close to Laie. A bit warm at this time of year as there is no breeze. We only had 3 fans for 4 bed rooms so a pair had to slep in the lounge to stay under the fan and keep cool. Had a lil trouble accessing the internet. Hope they update the information in the emails and on site. Our contact for the units that was there, responded quickly and was quite helpful."
    Guest: aussie Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 6, 2014
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North Shore Oahu Travel Tips

Oahu's North Shore has been attracting visitors for years due to its beautiful beaches and panoramic views. The area that makes up the North Shore is between Ka'ena Point and Kahuku Point and is located 28 miles from Waikiki.

The weather in Oahu is warm so be sure to pack your summer clothes no matter what season you're visiting. Since it'll be cool in the evenings, you may want to consider bringing along a sweater or light jacket. The average temperature in Oahu is between 75 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit when the summer air is warmer and drier. Although it cools down between December and March, the trade winds keep the temperatures comfortable throughout the year.

North Shore Attractions

The area is best known for its massive waves and surfers from all over the world flock there to test them out. If you want to find the best surfing spots on the North Shore, be sure to visit Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach. However, the most notable surfing spot is Ehukai Beach, also known as Banzai Pipeline. Annual surfing competitions are held at the North Shore including the Reef Hawaiian Pro, the O'Neill World Cup of Surfing and the Billabong Pipeline Masters. These three competitions make up the Triple Crown of Surfing. Even if you've never been surfing, there are several surf schools on the North Shore that can help you get acquainted with a long board.

If you visit Oahu's North Shore during the summer months, you can expect to see calm waters that are perfect for snorkeling, diving and swimming. The water is crystal clear and the beaches are among the most beautiful in the world, so spending a lot of time here during your trip is a must.

You'll want to check out Waimea Valley where there's a world class botanical garden at Waimea Falls. You can also visit ancient Hawaiian cultural sites and learn more about the islands. Waimea Valley offers a North Shore Eco Tour and the Hawaiian Hiking Company will take you off the beaten path on a privately guided hike through the Hawaiian rainforest. If you want to get a bird's eye view of the North Shore, take skydiving and glider rides at Dillingham Airfield.

Keana Point State Recreation Area features rare native plants and the opportunity to spot sunbathing seals. Although there is no shade or fresh water, the point is still a sight to see as there are picturesque views and the chance to see humpback whales spouting and breaching from November through March. Bringing along a camera to Keana Point State Recreation Area is a must due to the incredible views and wildlife.

Things to Do in North Shore

Haleiwa: Shopping and dining are just some of the many things you can enjoy in the town of Haleiwa. Women's clothing stores include Silver Moon Emporium, Island X Hawaii, Patagonia and Growing Keiki. There are also a number of surf shops including North Shore Boardriders Club, Tropical Rush and Strong Current where you can pick up your gear as you get ready for surfing lessons. If you want to grab a bite to eat in Haleiwa, be sure to stop by Opal Thai. This food truck is one of the best in town and offers a unique dining experience. You'll find what some may argue is the best shrimp on Oahu at Macky's Kahuku Sweet Shrimp Truck. Don't fight off the urge to sink your teeth into a delicious cupcake. Waialua Bakery offers delectable desserts as well as healthy sandwiches.

Mokuleia Beach Park: While in the North Shore, don't forget to check out Mokuleia Beach Park, the filming location for the popular television show "Lost." The park is located on a remote part of the island's northwest point and is 10 miles from the nearest store. This isolated area looks like a deserted island, and is surrounded by turquoise water and powder white sand. Expect to encounter sea turtles and other marine life. You can spend a whole day without seeing another individual at this picture-perfect secret find.

Puu O'Mahuka Heiau: This viewpoint and religious site offers panoramic views from a bluff located high over Waimea Bay. Puu O'Mahuka Heiau is on the National Register of Historic Places and was once the site of human sacrifices. The land of Puu O'Mahuka Heiau covers 2 acres and historians believe it may have been constructed as early as the 1600s. Today, there is a path that leads you to Heiau and the stone walls that outline it.

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