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“Now renamed la'aloa beach park.”
Review of White Sand Beach

White Sand Beach
Ranked #26 of 139 things to do in Kailua-Kona
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Owner description: Hawaii beach with white sand and good surf.
Reviewed 28 March 2014 via mobile

I've visited this lovely beach many times over the last 3 years. The beach can be fully white sand or huge black rocks depending on how many storms have visited. I love it either way. The waves can be huge so listen to the lifeguards and if you are unsure of your ability do not go in.
I've seen so many large middle aged people get totally tumbled as they do not have a lot of stability on their legs. Do not wear your prescription glasses in.
Looks like they have renamed the beach La'aloa.

2  Thank CountryHills
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Reviewed 16 March 2014

We read about this little beach in one of our travel books. It was a great little beach that was mostly populated by locals. Great for boogie boarding and casual hanging out. It's a little difficult to find, even though it's right off the main road, but it's worth it!

2  Thank Leann L
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Reviewed 12 March 2014 via mobile

Love it. So pretty. But we didnt have change to swim. The surf was too strong. Didnt see much white sand. Cuz the water was all over. But it was really relaxing to watch the beach with turquoise water, blue sky.

Thank congchihan
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Reviewed 7 March 2014

Boogie boarding and sun at north end of beach; quiet seclusion and archaeology at south end of beach.

Thank JH1776
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Reviewed 10 February 2014

The beach is beautiful with very clear blue waters. Remember, Kona does not have many beaches, so be there early to get a spot and have a tolerance for a crowded beach, cause it is extremely busy.

Thank Kershree
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