We were outed by the big glossy travel magazine ISLANDS. We beat out our famous neighbors Kailua and Lanikai. Heck, we beat out the Bahamas, the Caribbean’s, BVIs, Puerto Rico, the rest of Hawaii. Actually, we beat out the entire world.
Fortunately for us, nothing has changed.
“No summer beach seems to capture the special vibe better than Hawaii’s Waimanalo Beach, on the southeast shore of Oahu. The day ends a one-minute walk from the beach at Hale Nalo, a three- suite rental home with the all-new Zen Treehouse loft. “Guests often have the entire beach all to themselves,” says Hale Nalo owner Herlinda Lopez. “They always mention this while deliriously happy.” Rates from $175. halenalo.com“