The North Shore vacation homes of the scenic and artistic town of Haleiwa are conveniently located near the island's world class golf courses. Haleiwa's laid back ambiance attracts tourists all year round. It is teeming with activities ranging from surfing, swimming, fishing and shark excursions, snorkeling and kayaking, as well as hiking, trekking and cultural activities. The charming North Shore homes are the perfect place to unwind and relax after an enjoyable day in town.
First Class Golf Courses
Haleiwa and its neighboring towns offer a breathtaking landscape. This makes it a perfect backdrop for golf courses and golf clubs.
Enjoy the scenic beachfront of the Turtle Bay Country Club at Kamehameha Highway. Take pleasure in playing in this Arnold-Palmer-designed golf course, set amidst ironwood trees and lagoons. Whether you're a pro or an amateur, you will be able to enjoy this 18-hole course. Golfers enjoy its signature 17th hole, which is the only hole along the ocean. The golf course offers a variety of tournaments all year round for both members and non-members alike: Furlough Friday Junior Tournament Series and Turtle Bay Amateur Series, and it hosts the LPGA's SBS Open and the Hawaii State Open.
At the nearby Schofield Barracks, you can choose from the Leilehua Golf Course or the Walter J. Nagorski Golf Course. Leilehua Golf Course was originally designated as a military golf course for the servicemen of the Schofield Barracks and the Wheeler Army Airfield. This secluded 18-hole golf course is enclosed by awe-inspiring eucalyptus and palm trees, which makes it a favorite destination for both locals, military personnel and tourists. Meanwhile, the Walter J. Nagorski Golf Course, which opened in 1925, is a 9-hole course designed by the Army Corp of Engineers and set amidst luscious green surroundings.
Situated along Makaha Valley Road, the 18-hole Makaha Valley Country Club is in the beautiful Waianae Mountains. It's ideal for business trips with its beautiful sunsets and tropical surroundings.
While in the North Shore visit the Hawaii Country Club, the oldest public golf course on the island. Enjoy golf with the scenic Waianae Mountain surrounding the golf course. As you enjoy your game, you can also catch a glimpse of Pearl Harbor and the Diamond Head, as well as the high rise landscape of Honolulu.
Another golf course experience is the Mililani Golf Club in Kuahelani Avenue, Mililani. The 18-hole golf course was designed by Bob E. Baldock and was opened in 1966. Nestled in a plateau with a picturesque mountain view of the Waianae and Ko'olau, coupled with interesting Hawaiian tropical plants and trees, makes this golf course a sanctuary for golfers.
Golf apparel, balls and other supplies are readily available in any of these country clubs' golf shops. You can also enjoy any of Haleiwa's products sold by local businesses downtown. The downtown area offers gift shops and boutiques as well as a good number of restaurants to meet your needs.
World-class and world renowned golf courses are indeed easily accessible from your vacation home. VacationHomes.com lists scenic North Shore homes according to price, location and amenities to meet your budget.