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great place quiet and peaceful

get here early and limited parking great place to people watch and just chill with some water and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Great snorkeling

This beach is a great snorkeling beach on Oahu because of its clear blue water and large fish... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Yorktown, Virginia
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92-301 Farrington Hwy, Kapolei, Oahu, HI 96707
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

get here early and limited parking great place to people watch and just chill with some water and you can do snorkeling or scuba or whatever

Thank christykane
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This beach is a great snorkeling beach on Oahu because of its clear blue water and large fish population. We easily counted over 30 species before losing count. Kahe Point is nicknamed Electric Beach due to the electric power plant located nearby. Clean warm water...More

1  Thank sushuff
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Pretty good artificial reef over top of power plant exit pipes. Saw a lot of sea turtles here and tons of fish. Even saw spinner dolphins. It may sound strange considering it's across the street from a power plant but this was our favorite place...More

4  Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 23 June 2018

The day we went there was an under current that made it tough and my husband and daughter didn't even get in. My son and I enjoyed it, but it was a little rough getting back in. Nice area though

2  Thank Laura K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This beach has lots of potential for snorkeling, the water looked pretty clear the day we stopped by and there were quite a few snorklers out in the water.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Excellent family experience on the beach. Swim with fish and occasional sea turtle. Waters are mostly shallow, but the rocks are craggly. Be care while walking away from the beach.

Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 5 May 2018

The snorkeling here is great...especially if you go out by the tube that discharges the warm water. If you're early enough (try 7AMish), you can sometimes catch a pod of dolphins while you snorkel. Turtles are common and on a rare occasions, you might see...More

5  Thank mikeshamokin
Reviewed 2 May 2018

For some reason this place has a lot of dolphins and other ocean creatures that you will not see in other parts of the island, they say it's the electric pumps located nearby. The place looks to be visited mostly by locals and some people...More

6  Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Staying on the West Side of Oahu and being on island for only two days, we didn't have time to get to Hanauma Bay, where the best snorkeling is. Kahe Point (Electric Beach) is a fine substitute, and there is no entry fee. Don't leave...More

4  Thank Erin M
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Not as good as Hanauma Bay but an excellent spot to snorkel on the west side. Beautiful sea life, gorgeous beach and lots of sunshine on the west side. Worth the drive no matter where you are staying on Oahu.

Thank 87kandj
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