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Anaeho'omalu Bay, often referred to as "A Bay," is a salt and pepper sand beach is located on the ocean side of the Waikoloa Marriot Beach Resort. This picturesque beach is ideal for swimming, diving and snorkeling because it is better protected from strong surf due to the reef just offshore. Further inland from the beach is a large ancient Hawaiian fishpond. The pond was used for raising mullet for the royalty and Ali'i of the times. A shoreline trail winds among lava, sand, coral and tidepo...

Ai'opio Beach is just north of Honokohau Harbor. The water here is protected by offshore reefs. Often, many turtles are attracted to the grasses growing in the cloudy water and feed from this cove. In ancient times, this natural fishpond was well utilized as fish swam in during hightide and could not get out during low tide. Today, it is a relatively remote beach which makes it perfect for a afternoon getaway.

Papakolea, otherwise more commonly known as Green Sand Beach, is made of grains of greenish semi-precious stones known as Olivine, which erodes out of basalt (lava) flows. The crystals are heavier than most sand types on the beach and remain behind when lighter sand grains are washed away by strong wave activity. The Green Sand Beach is located at the bottom of an old cinder cone, Pu'u Mahana, near South Point. The trail to the Green Sand Beach is about two and a half miles long, and towards ...

Hapuna Beach, often voted by Conde Nast Traveler Magazine as the "Best Beach in the Country," is the quintessential beach of Paradise. Hapuna Beach, a state beach park has a 1/2 mile long stretch of sugary white sand, crystal clear, turqoise & sapphire blue waters, year round water temperature averaging 75 degrees, great swimming conditions and great boogie boarding most of the time is an idyllic spot for spending the day. Shaded pavallions, showers and free parking enhances your experience t...