HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Waikiki, Oahu, Hawaii your home away from home

The very word "Waikiki" conjures up the image of exotic tropical beaches, surfing and a relaxed lifestyle in this tropical paradise. Waikiki was once the playground of Hawaiian royalty and is now the epicentre of tourism on Hawaii, with many luxury hotels overlooking the gorgeous sandy beach.

Things to Do in Waikiki, Oahu

Waikiki is best known for its gorgeous sands and surfing beach. Snorkeling, sailing, parasailing, windsurfing, jet skiing and other water sports can all be enjoyed. Take lessons with a pro surfer, book a scuba diving trip or go sport fishing – an exhilarating way to spend a day. Visitors can rent cycles and take the 5-mile bicycle tour which runs downhill through the Puu Ohia Rainforest. Hikers can explore dormant volcanoes, discover lava beds and see steam vents and craters. Helicopter tours are a popular way to see the high mountain peaks covered in lush rainforest.

Places to Visit Around Waikiki, Oahu

Pearl Harbor is a must-do for visitors from their Waikiki holiday rental. The attraction includes a tour of the USS Arizona Memorial to the lives lost in 1941 when the U.S. Pacific Fleet was bombed. There is also the Punchbowl National Cemetery and an informative Visitor Centre. The Iolani Palace is well worth a visit as it is the only royal palace standing on American soil. Diamond Head State National Monument is a local landmark in Waikiki with a huge volcanic crater. From the summit, humpback whales can be seen in the clear waters offshore.

Weather in Waikiki, Oahu

Visitors staying at Waikiki holiday rentals will find the weather is constantly warm and sunny whatever the season, which is why it makes such a great vacation destination. Temperatures average between 26-31°C (79-88°F) year-round. The summer months are relatively dry with the odd shower. Oahu has more rain showers from November to April, however the total rainfall is only 28 inches per year.

Travel to Waikiki, Oahu, HI

The nearest airport to Waikiki is Honolulu International (HNL) Airport which is just 8 miles away. It is served by many international airlines from the USA, Canada and Australia as well as domestic flights from other Hawaiian islands. Getting from the airport to your Waikiki holiday apartment or villa rental is very easy. The airport has a shuttle coach service known as the Waikiki Express that serves the area. It is reasonably priced but it can be slow. If you are travelling as a group, a taxi to your apartment may be faster and less hassle. City buses also run to the airport from downtown. Once you have settled in, Waikiki is easy to walk around so a hire car is not essential.

Favorite
    Viewed 207 times in the last 48 hours
    Excellent! 4.7/5
    (23 reviews)
    avg/night
    23
    Favorite
      Viewed 173 times in the last 48 hours
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (81 reviews)
      avg/night
      81
      Favorite
        Viewed 112 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
        (58 reviews)
        avg/night
        58
        Favorite
          Viewed 105 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.8/5
          (17 reviews)
          avg/night
          17
          Favorite
            Viewed 94 times in the last 48 hours
            Very Good! 4.2/5
            (39 reviews)
            avg/night
            39
            Favorite
              Viewed 109 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (76 reviews)
              avg/night
              76
              Favorite
                Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.6/5
                (23 reviews)
                avg/night
                23
                Favorite
                  Viewed 65 times in the last 48 hours
                  avg/night
                  3
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (36 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    36
                    Favorite
                      Viewed 88 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (32 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      32
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (36 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        36
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                          (31 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          31
                          Favorite
                            Viewed 104 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                            (56 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            56
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                              (30 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              30
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 80 times in the last 48 hours
                                Very Good! 4.2/5
                                (26 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                26
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                  (65 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  65
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (12 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    12
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 56 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (56 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      56
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (86 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        86
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                          (44 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          44
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                                            (27 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            27
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 125 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Very Good! 4.1/5
                                              (42 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              42
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (38 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                38
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                  (14 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  14
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                    (53 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    53
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                      (37 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      37
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                        (21 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        21
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                          (21 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          21
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (40 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            40
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                              (13 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              13
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                (76 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                76
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                  (42 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  42
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                    (20 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    20
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                      (52 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      52
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                        (25 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        25
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (28 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          28
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Viewed 112 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (17 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            17
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              1
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (11 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                11
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                  (18 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  18
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 99 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (72 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    72
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (76 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      76
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                        (25 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        25
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                          (42 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          42
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (38 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            38
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              2
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 95 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                                (25 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                25
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                                  (25 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  25
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (27 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    27
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                      (30 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      30

                                                                                                      Waikiki Holiday Rentals & Apartments (300+)