Save up to $603 by booking Flight + Hotel.
Search 321,000 hotels and 400 airlines worldwide.
Get the price Guarantee available for your trip.
Kaaawa is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Oahu Island as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. The Polynesian Cultural Center and the Malaekahana State Recreation Area are two of the popular places to visit. If time permits, be sure to also visit the Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens and Pearlridge.
Aloha Tower, one of the most popular landmarks in the entire country is located 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the south.
Savvy travelers in Kaaawa, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the cultural attractions nearby. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Honolulu Academy of Arts in Honolulu, the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center in Pearl Harbor and the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as Hawaii Theater in Honolulu, the Neal S. Blaisdell Center and the Hawaii Opera Theater. Acclaimed galleries, include the Hawaii State Art Museum in Honolulu and Contemporary Museum.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Go for a walk in one of the parks and gardens, which include Lyon Arboretum in Honolulu, the Kaka'ako Waterfront Park and the Waimea Falls Park in Haleiwa. Head out to Magic Island in Honolulu. Watch as the birds wheel overhead, play catch with the kids and catch some rays at nearby Sunset Beach in Haleiwa, Lanikai Beach in Kailua and Waimea Bay.
If you are spending a while in and around Kaaawa, stop by the King Kamehameha Statue in Honolulu and the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Oahu Island is filled with reminders of the past; start your historic tour at Iolani Palace in Honolulu.
One of the best ways to experience the natural environs is to head for the greens at the area’s best-loved courses such as the Navy Marine Golf Course in Honolulu, the Mamala Bay Golf Course and the Ko'olau Golf Club in Kaneohe.
Add to your wardrobe, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots such as the Ala Moana Center in Honolulu and the Aloha Tower Marketplace.
While you are in the Kaaawa area, don’t miss the Hawaii Warriors college football team in winter go into battle at Aloha Stadium, Honolulu. If you're travelling with a sports nut, why not surprise them with one of the stadium’s fascinating back stage tours.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Kaaawa, stay the night in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Ala Moana Hotel, Honolulu, the Pagoda Hotel, Honolulu, or the Turtle Bay, Kahuku.
Accommodation in Kaaawa
Since there is just a handful of Expedia places to stay in Kaaawa itself, you should make your reservations early if you are planning on staying for a few days.
Overlooking Kapiolani Park and Diamond Head, across from Honolulu Zoo, this 19-story Honolulu hotel is located less than a block away from Waikiki Beach.
With lush gardens, ponds, and waterfalls, this 22-acre Honolulu destination resort is fronted by several acres of Waikiki Beach; offers views of iconic Diamond Head Crater; a weekly Polynesian extravaganza includes traditional dance and fireworks.
Just a block from the sand, surrounded by fine dining and boutique shopping, is the Hilton Waikiki Beach. It’s 4 miles (6.4 km) from downtown Honolulu, and a 20-minute cab ride from the airport. It’s a 30-minute bus ride to the memorials of Pearl Harbor, and 7 minutes to the base of Diamond Head.
Located in Waikiki, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Royal Hawaiian Center and Honolulu Zoo. Waikiki Aquarium and Ala Moana Center are also within 2 mi (3 km).
The Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach is across the street from Waikiki Beach. Nearby attractions include Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Aquarium, just 3 blocks away, and the Hawaii Convention Center is within 2 miles.
Located in Waikiki, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Royal Hawaiian Center, Honolulu Zoo, and Waikiki Aquarium. University of Hawaii at Manoa and Diamond Head are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located across the street from Waikiki Beach and 2 blocks from the Honolulu Zoo, this Aston hotel is on Waikiki's main thoroughfare, with easy access to shops, restaurants, and attractions.
At the gateway to Waikiki, this oceanfront hotel overlooks the Ala Wai Yacht Harbor and is 0.5 mile from the Ala Moana Center and less than 2 miles from Ala Moana Beach Park and Waikiki Beach.