Welcome to the west side of the island, also known as the Leeward side. Living on the Leeward Coast of Oahu residents enjoy sunny and dry days with beautiful off -the beaten path beaches and outdoor activities. The west coast is less developed then other areas such as Waikiki but with picturesque towns,this area is ideal for anyone looking to get away and experience the island like a local.
There is still lots to do on the Leeward side and anyone planning to visit will have options! With two major resorts this makes the perfect place to visit. Ko Olina has The Disney Resort & Spa, Aulani, Paradise Cove Luau, Wet n’ Wild Hawaii water park and ample opportunities for water sports. There are also championship golf courses located throughout the area.
Ewa Beach is close to Schofield/Wheeler and Joint-Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, make this an ideal location for many families. Although the town has a large military presence Ewa has’t lost its local charm. Close to beautiful beaches, parks and outdoor activities this location is a popular choice among locals and visitors alike.
While on the west side of Oahu be sure to make Kapolei spot to visit. This community that has grown in the past years with many shops, restaurants and more. This residential town offers a quiet lifestyle with close proximity to less crowded beaches. Not far from Ko Olina, Kapolei makes a nice choice for many people looking to get away.
Further down the coast you will find the town of Waianae which has a local vibe far from the tourist areas. With breath taking ocean views and small shops this quaint little town has much to offer anyone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of very day life. Many first time home buyers are starting to call Waianae home and with good reason. This growing town offers affordable homes with lots of outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, swimming and more.