Punaluu Cottage  
Punaluu Beach Cottage & Oceanview Condo
Punaluu Condo

Nearby Attractions

Minutes away from world famous Pipeline, Polynesian Cultural Center, Brigham Young University, Turtle Bay Hilton, and Kualoa Ranch. This remote part of the island is where "Lost" is currently filmed. Close to local island style shopping, theaters, fabulous restaurants, and remote hiking trails.

From the world’s largest maze to the unspoiled beaches of the North Shore, your visit to Oahu offers a unique and varied island experience. Enjoy the best of both worlds, from peaceful, legendary waterfront settings to the bustle of popular attractions that have earned Oahu the name "the gathering place."

The things to do on the North Shore are as varied as the island itself. Hike through rainforests, bike along mountain ranges and swim in the sparkling blue waters of the Pacific. If you’re a culture buff, explore the environment, history, and culture of the island at Hawai‘i’s best museums and art exhibits. Or stay back at the resort for an aerial view of it all – Turtle Bay Resort is the only island resort with Helicopter Tours on site. Enjoy conversing with your pilot and fellow guests as you peer at the island’s breathtaking landscape from above.

At Turtle Bay Resort, miles of white-sand beaches, ironwood forests and a tropical countryside await your exploration. The world's most legendary surf spots – Sunset Beach, the Banzai Pipeline and Waimea Bay – are all just minutes away.

Every season brings its own natural beauty to Turtle Bay Resort. In the winter, waves up to 30 feet break offshore. From December through April, stand on your lanai to watch the mighty and playful Humpback whales during their annual migration from Alaska.

Haleiwa Town

Historic Haleiwa Town
Renowned for its legendary beaches, Haleiwa is a favorite refuge for residents and a must-see for visitors. Nowhere else on Oahu will you find quaint shops and cafes housed in plantation-era buildings less than five miles from world-famous surf spots.  http://www.gonorthshore.org/

Turtle Bay Golf Course

Turtle Bay Golf features two championship golf courses that are among the finest in all of Hawai‘i. The Arnold Palmer and George Fazio Courses have achieved legendary status as select locations for prestigious PGA and LPGA tournaments. The PGA Champion's Tour, Turtle Bay Championship, will take place on the Arnold Palmer Course through 2008. The Fazio Course is the only golf course is Hawai’i designed by George Fazio. http://www.turtlebayresort.com

Kualoa Ranch

Kualoa Ranch has adventure tours and activities suited for everyone. Kualoa has been considered from ancient times to be one of the most sacred places on Oahu.  Learn about its rich history and experience the natural beauty. http://www.kualoa.com


Hawaii's Polynesian Cultural Center

Hawaii's Polynesian Cultural Center Located about five minutes away, is the top paid Hawaiian attraction in the State of Hawaii. Seven native villages give visitors the rare chance to participate in the daily adventures of Hawaiian and other South Pacific cultures.  http://www.polynesia.com/

Waimea Valley

Waimea Valley Experience the majesty and mystery of Hawai‘i's Waimea Valley. Join generations of Hawaiian islanders who have explored the valley's sunlit paths, through gardens of extraordinary beauty to the cool, clear pool below historic Waihi Falls.   http://waimea.audubon.org/

Dole Plantation

Dole Plantation welcomes over one million visitors a year. Guests enjoy a variety of attractions and activities, including the Pineapple Express, the Plantation Garden Tour, the Pineapple Garden Maze and the Guinness Book of World Records 2001 World's Largest Maze. http://www.doleplantation.com/

Helicopter Tours

Helicopter Tours
The only Hawai‘i resort with helicopter tours onsite, Turtle Bay Resort offers an incomparable experience. Choose from several flight paths for an unforgettable tour of Oahu. Unique two-way radios allow you to speak to both your pilot and to other guests during your flight.  http://www.paradisecopters.com/

NOrth Shore Glider Rides

Glider Rides
What a wonderful way to see the island, in a sleek high-performance aircraft, soaring the skies over northwest Oahu. Panoramic vistas unfold as your pilot guides you in this bubble-topped aircraft; on the wings of the wind with sights and sensations never experienced before.  http://www.honolulusoaring.com/