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Stay in the heart of the city with Honolulu beach resorts

You’ll find no shortage of gorgeous beach resorts in Hawaii, with Honolulu having some of the best. This bustling capital city has plenty to do and see so your holiday here will be great fun. Most resorts will greet you upon arrival with a fresh flower lei and the hospitality doesn’t stop there. Free access to amenities like saunas, gyms and shuttle service will make your stay seamless and stress-free. Several recognizable historical landmarks have been converted to distinctive resorts right on the beach, giving you a uniquely Hawaiian experience. Honolulu’s iconic Waikiki Beach is breathtaking with Mount Leahi as the backdrop.

Things to do

Sightseeing near Honolulu holiday rentals

Of course, Honolulu's more than just another pretty face. It's also a cultural heavy-hitter, and you can find loads of worthwhile sights throughout the city. For a real culture trip, check out the Honolulu Museum of Art, where you can scope more than 50,000 works of art and cultural artifacts from all over the world. Or you can get a heavy dose of history at Pearl Harbor, a longstanding naval site offering guided tours and numerous historic landmarks. And visitors of all ages can enjoy the sights at family favorites like the Foster Botanical Garden and the 17-hectare Honolulu Zoo.


What to do near Honolulu holiday homes

It wouldn't be a tropical paradise without a few hours (or days) on a sun-soaked beach, so start putting on the sunscreen now. With countless beaches throughout the area, the world-renowned Waikiki Beach is as good a place to start as any. Here, you can find plenty of broad, sandy beaches with loads of space for swimming, sunbathing, volleyball and more. Surfing is a popular pastime, and the north side of the island is revered for its legendary breaks and epic swells. You can find countless hikes in the area, and the nearby Diamond Head offers 1-of-a-kind views of its iconic crater.


Local weather for your stay in Honolulu holiday homes

Like much of Hawaii, Honolulu has a tropical climate, with warm year-round temperatures and distinct wet and dry seasons. Thanks to a rain shadow cast by the island's mountainous interior, Honolulu has relatively dry summers, and temperatures regularly climb to 32 degrees between June and August. The cooler, wetter winter months generally peak around 27 degrees, with most of the city's rain falling between November and March. A popular destination all year round, you'll find that prices on Honolulu vacation rentals stay about the same from one season to the next.

Where to stay near Honolulu?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,518 holiday rentals near Honolulu. From 59 Resorts to 1,754 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Honolulu is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Honolulu?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Honolulu:

  • Waikiki: 1,947 holiday homes
  • Hawaii Kai: 2,457 holiday homes
  • Eastern Honolulu: 135 holiday homes
  • Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis: 1,464 holiday homes
  • Ala Moana: 797 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Honolulu? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Honolulu. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kaka'ako Waterfront Park: 2,789 holiday rentals
  • Diamond Head: 2,112 holiday rentals
  • Honolulu Zoo: 2,469 holiday rentals
  • Moana Surfrider: 2,507 holiday rentals
  • Magic Island: 2,794 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Honolulu listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Resorts in Honolulu?

Yes, of course. offers 59 Resorts in Honolulu. Our other popular types of Honolulu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,754 holiday houses
  • Houses: 368 holiday houses
  • Villas: 29 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Honolulu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,515 holiday homes with pool available in Honolulu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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