Sand and surf come together beautifully at one of America’s most iconic stretches of coast. A desirable resort destination since the early 20th century, Waikiki is home not only to golden sands and flocks of surfers, but also attractions such as Honolulu Zoo and the Waikiki Aquarium.
Accommodation in Waikiki
The Modern is an oceanview hotel, not an oceanfront one, as it is on the outskirts of Waikiki Beach. It’s just far enough away (about a 25-minute walk) from Waikiki’s center and its crowded beaches but only a 2 minute walk down a sidewalk to hit the sand. The sand closest to the Modern is […]
This huge resort lives up to its regal name with some of the best service and most luxurious surroundings on the island. The huge gardens are impeccably maintained, and there’s a wealth of activities, from ukulele lessons to hula classes, on offer on site. The hotel also has one of the state’s best spas, Abhasa.
Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa, is located at Ko Olina, Oahu, about 20 miles west of Waikiki on the island’s leeward (and less rainy) side. Ko Olina has four man-made lagoons with sandy beaches, and a golf course. Aulani has a prime spot centered on one of the lagoons. The Aulani resort has 840 […]
With five acres of beautiful beach to relax in, this property offers one of the best getaways on Oahu. The expansive tropical gardens house 455 large units, the vast majority of which have ocean views. People come from far and wide just to eat at the restaurants, all three of them offering outstanding menus.