Magic Island is an idyllic man-made lagoon situated within Ala Moana Beach Park. It features a sandy swimming beach bordered by swaying palm trees, with walking tracks perfect for your early morning stroll. Get your heart rate up by throwing on your sneakers and going for a jog, or simply take it at a slower pace and appreciate the beauty that is Honolulu.
If you’re after some relaxing beach time or have little ones in tow, it’s the ideal sheltered bay and very family friendly due to the calm waters. Have a leisurely swim, or splash around with the kids without having to worry about big waves or strong currents. The sparkling blue water is very inviting so don’t forget your towel and swimmers! There’s everything you need at the beach from shady trees, to picnic areas, changing rooms with showers and even a small eateries for light snacks and refreshments.
Attracting locals, tourists, families and a popular spot for events, Magic Island is known to get busy from time-to-time, however it’s much less crowded than the popular Waikiki Beach and is only a short 15 minute walk from your Honolulu accommodation at Ala Moana Hotel by Mantra.