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Featured Hostels in Hawaii

Waikiki Beachside Hostel
2 out of 5
2556 Lemon Road, Honolulu, HI
$78
per night
Apr 3 - Apr 4

Located in Waikiki, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Kuhio Beach Park and Honolulu Zoo. Waikiki Beach and Royal Hawaiian Center are also within 15 ...

3.4/5Good! (1,216 reviews)

"I liked the lounge area and events that hostel organizes sometimes. I didn't like that 10pm quite time is not forced and people stay up until 3-4am, and it is very loud at night because windows are made in Hawaiian opened style"…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Waikiki Beachside Hostel
Central Maui Hostel
2 out of 5
197 N Market St, Wailuku, HI
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$105
per night
Apr 3 - Apr 4

Situated in Wailuku, this hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Kaʻahumanu Church and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Kahului Bay. Bailey House Museum and Maui Nui Botanical Gardens ...

3.5/5Good! (155 reviews)

"The room was nice, comfy bed and the staff is fantastic"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Central Maui Hostel
The Beach Waikiki Boutique Hostel
2 out of 5
2569 Cartwright Road, Honolulu, HI
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Located in Waikiki, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Beach. Waikiki Aquarium and International Market Place are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (101 reviews)

"The rooftop patio was really great and brakfast wasnt bad. Didnt like the extra charge for a towel though. Only stayed in a couple other hostels but hadnt had this before so thought it was weird. Not expensive just $10 but weird"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

The Beach Waikiki Boutique Hostel
Polynesian Beach Club Hostel
2 out of 5
2584 Lemon Road, Honolulu, HI
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Located in Waikiki, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sans Souci Beach and Honolulu Zoo. Waikiki Beach and Waikiki Aquarium are also within 10 ...

3.9/5Good! (157 reviews)

"This hostel is walking distance from beach, bars, and Convenient stores. The hostel offers activities every single day, for a fee. The hostel also does free breakfast, every Single morning. In my room there were 6 people and one bathroom but aside from that, this hostel overall is amazing.....the ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Polynesian Beach Club Hostel
Wild Ginger Inn Hostel
1.5 out of 5
100 Pu'ueo Street Building B, Hilo, HI
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Situated in Hilo, this hostel is steps from Hamakua Heritage Corridor and Hamakua Coast. Rainbow Falls and University of Hawaii at Hilo are also within 3 mi ...

4/5Very Good! (53 reviews)

"Basic but very clean and walking distance to lots of restaurants, shops, and a supermarket. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable and they have a nice breakfast including sticky rice in banana leaf! The laundry machine and dryer were also great and only cost $2/each per load. A true gem in ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2020

Wild Ginger Inn Hostel
Paradise Eco-village
1.5 out of 5
14-4610 cinder road, Pahoa, HI
$56
per night
Apr 3 - Apr 4

Situated on the boardwalk, this hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Kapoho Beach and 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from Lava Tree State Monument. Hawaiian Paradise Park and Hamakua ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"My stay was really excellent. The people who live there are very kind, for any need they are ready to help. Not to mention the forest: drinking rainwater, eating the best coconut trees of my life, eating fruit that I had never even seen, waking up early with the birds singing .. all truly magical! ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Paradise Eco-village
Backpackers Vacation Inn and Hostel
1.5 out of 5
59-788 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa, HI
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Situated in Haleiwa, this beach hostel is steps from Three Tables Beach and Waimea Bay. Banzai Pipeline and Sunset Beach are also within 3 mi (5 km).

3.3/5 (102 reviews)

"The property was clean and acceptable for the price. Is very tired and needs so freshening up. great spot"…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Backpackers Vacation Inn and Hostel
Hostel City Maui - 1
1.5 out of 5
197 North Market Street, Wailuku, HI
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Situated in Wailuku, this hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Kaʻahumanu Church and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Kahului Bay. Bailey House Museum and Maui Nui Botanical Gardens ...

2.1/5 (97 reviews)
It Worked

"It served as a safe harbor with a bed. That's all we were looing for. Hotels.com had the wrong address, so we had to call the hostel to find the location. A little less than we expected in terms of number of showers and toilets. Staff was friendly, and we met other travelers. Some tiny ants in the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2017

Hostel City Maui - 1
Hedonisia Hawaii Eco-Hostel Community
1.5 out of 5
13-657 Hinalo Street, Pahoa, HI
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Situated in the mountains, this hostel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Lava Tree State Monument and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Pohoiki. Kehena Beach and Star of the Sea Painted ...

2/5 (1 review)
Basic+

"We ended up in a different room than the one shown on the hotels.com website, and it was very rustic, to say the least! The bathroom was a long ways away, and we had no lights, so luckily the Ipad light helped. The sheets and clothes get damp, so make sure you cover things up. Mosquitos are bad, ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2016

Hedonisia Hawaii Eco-Hostel Community
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Hawaii?
If you’re looking for a low-cost place to stay in Hawaii, one of the 12 hostels here might be a great option. Hostels are a great way to stay for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for exploring. You can check out the live music venues and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in many shapes and sizes, but all of them have a few things in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social atmosphere, and shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too).
What are the best hostels in Hawaii?
Wondering where our customers have stayed in Hawaii? Here are a few popular choices that may have reasonable rates: Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort - You can take advantage of free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant at this hotel. Turtle Bay Resort - You can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and an outdoor pool at this hotel. Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay - Property features at this hotel include free WiFi, free parking, and a picnic area.
What is there to see and do in Hawaii?
In general, Hawaii is known for its beaches, restaurants, and snorkeling. Top attractions include Molokini and Makena State Park Beach. Get out into nature with places like Wailea Beach, Haleakala National Park, and Kaanapali Beach. Cultural attractions include Polynesian Cultural Center, Maui Theater, and Neal S. Blaisdell Center.
What's the best way to get around Hawaii?
You can fly into the nearest airport in Kahului, HI (OGG), 36.7 mi (59.1 km) from the city center. An alternative is Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), situated 40.3 mi (64.9 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Train stations including Lahaina Sugar Cane Train Station and Lahaina Sugar Cane Train Kaanapali Landing Station make it easy to see more of the area.