Famous Waikiki Beach is home to the majority of the island’s hotels. Beyond Waikiki, you’ll find one luxury resort in Kahala, one on the North Shore and two on the Leeward Coast in the Ko Olina Resort area. Each of these areas offer exciting activities, dining and shopping opportunities.
Iconic Waikiki Beach resorts and hotels include AAA 3 and 4-Diamond properties. Waikiki offers a host of activities, excellent dining, and hip boutiques.
Just 15 minutes from Waikiki, Kahala is an upscale area with secluded beaches and the Diamond Head Summit Trail. A 4-Diamond property features luxury accommodations, seclusion on a lovely white sand beach, and a chance to swim with dolphins in their private lagoon.
With a magnificent oceanfront location, the only resort on Oahu’s North Shore is a relaxed 3-Diamond hotel at Turtle Bay. Located an hour drive from Honolulu, guests come here to experience an authentic North Shore lifestyle and to enjoy a wonderful selection of activites including golf, surfing lessons, horseback riding, snorkeling, kayaking and hiking.
Only 17 miles from Honolulu, the two 4-Diamond hotels at Ko Olina Resort on Oahu’s leeward coast enjoy stunning ocean and lagoon views. Ko Olina is comprised of 642 acres with sweeping ocean and mountain views and a string of jewel-like lagoons connected by more than a mile and a half of seaside pathways. The resort is edged to the north by a pristine nature reserve and to the south by four lovely beach coves. Wonderful restaurants, an award-winning golf course and a small harbor provide guests with many quality experiences.