At the foot of the 4000 foot Waianae mountain range and less than 30 miles from Waikikilies the Leeward Coast. Dryer than the lush Windward Coast, this local area is home to rural towns, off-the-beaten-path beaches and one luxurious resort area.

Most visitors to the Leeward Coast will be coming to visit the beautiful Ko Olina resort area. Home to the J.W. Marriott Ihilani Resort and Spa and Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, this 43-acre marina offers stretches of beautiful shoreline, ample opportunities for water sports and championship golf. Other attractions in the area include the Paradise Cove Luau and the Wet n’ Wild Hawaii water park. Local beaches include Makaha Beach, one of the first spots where surfers began big wave surfing, and Yokohama Bay. At the end of the road you can take a hike to Oahu’s western most point at sacred Kaena Point.

Leeward Coast, Oahu Highlights:

  •  Ko Olina Ocean Adventures Swim and snorkel with Hawaiian spinner dolphins, Hawaiian green sea turtles, and reef fish. Seasonal whale watching included. “Hawaii’s Finest In-Water Dolphin Experience and Snorkel Adventure.” Free underwater camera with every online reservation! VISIT WEBSITE
  • Fernandez Entertainment Inc. The company produces carnivals, fairs, and festivals; operates indoor family entertainment centers; creates carnival-themed parties for corporate events and conventions; and rents large clear-span structures, tents, and rides. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Disney Vacation Club Introducing Aulani, DISNEY VACATION CLUB Villas, Ko Olina, Hawai`i. Overlooking the crystal-blue Pacific, the magic of Disney comes to life at this premier vacation destination. Accommodations include Deluxe Studios, 1-, 2-, and 3-Bedroom Villas. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Ola Properties, Inc. Ola Properties is a full service real estate sales and property management company on Oahu. Specializing in Ko Olina Resort, Makaha and the Leeward Coast, we have luxurious homes for sale as well as vacation rentals, corporate housing, long-term rentals. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Makahiki – The Bounty of the Islands Discover Makahiki — The Bounty of the Islands, offering both a buffet and à la carte options that feature fresh ingredients and international flavors, served in a festive, open-air dining room. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Under the Sea Under the Sea Hawaii is an eco-tourism company based out of Ko Olina Marina. We take small groups of customers out on a state-of-the-art, glass-bottom hydrofoil boat to explore the world under the sea. There is an emphasis on education as well with marine biologists on our staff. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Pizza Corner Inspired by legendary New York City Pizzerias, this family owned restaurant specializes in New York style hand-tossed thin crust pizza. All ingredients are made fresh on premises daily. Pizza Corner will offer traditional and non-traditional toppings for residents for dine in, take-away or delivery. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Four Seasons Resort O’ahu at Ko Olina Opening in Spring 2016, the island’s premier new luxury resort, Four Seasons Resort O’ahu at Ko Olina welcomes you to an authentic Hawaiian Experience, deeply rooted in cultural tradition, yet alive with the excitement of the future. VISIT WEBSITE
  • Hawaii Nautical Inc. Come enjoy Dolphins, Sailing, Snorkeling, Wildlife-Watching, Scuba, Snuba, Sunset & Fireworks Dinner Cruises, Surf Safari, Private Charters and more. The captains, crew and family of Hawaii Nautical welcome you aboard! VISIT WEBSITE
  • Wild Side Specialty Tours O‘ahus only marine-biologist founded and led ocean wildlife tours. Small group (6-10 passengers) charters include year-round whale watching, swimming with dolphins, and snorkeling with giant sea turtles and endemic tropical reef fish. Portion of proceeds donated to marine conservation orgs. VISIT WEBSITE