Haleiwa is located on Oahu’s North Shore and home to about 4000 residents. There are numerous beautiful beaches, parks and a few residential neighborhoods throughout Haleiwa. This is a popular destination for tourists and residents alike because of the surfing and diving sites along the North Shore. This is the largest commercial center on the north shore of the island.
Nestled just one hour from Waikiki, Haleiwa is known as one of the surfing capitals of the world. This older community dates back to the early 1900s, which was originally a sugar plantation., Today, locals and residents alike love the shopping, dining and of course, the surfing in Haleiwa. Not only do people come here to serve but you can skydive, jet ski, kayak, go horseback riding, golf, enjoying the Dole Plantation, go on a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the Polynesian Cultural Center or jump off the mountain with a powered hang gliding to her. There’s so much to do all within just about 10 minutes from Haleiwa.
Because this is such a tourist attraction, there are only a few primary residence in Haleiwa. Homes are priced from about $260,000 to over $1 million depending on size, condition and location. Homes right on the water along Pikai St offers stunning beachfront access and beautiful views of the water. The Haleiwa Ali’i Beach Park is a popular place for tourists and locals alike as there’s plenty of beach to be enjoyed by everyone. The Haleiwa Boat Harbor is located just east of the park and promotes the North Shore Shark Adventures, snorkeling and scuba diving tours. A little farther northeast are beautiful and popular waterfront restaurants such as Jameson’s By The Sea and Surf and Sea, offering exquisite seafood and delicious Hawaiian fare.
Again, Haleiwa is about one hour’s drive from Honolulu and Waikiki depending on traffic yet it’s miles away from the ordinary. For a true Hawaii experience or to simply be out of the hustle and bustle of downtown consider a home in Haleiwa. At any given time there is roughly 10 to 20 properties for sale so feel free to give me a call for private and personal tour or a customized list of properties that meet your search criteria and price.