Popular Accommodations in Honolulu
Highlights in Honolulu
- Waikiki Beach
- Diamond Head Volcano
- Hawaiian Luau
- Friendly resorts
- Good weather
Most popular in Honolulu
Honolulu Vacation Rentals
You'll find spacious and immaculate beach villas along the beautiful natural spaces in Honolulu. Vacation rentals are located within the Waikiki neighbourhood, which is a hub of great restaurants, nightlife, and shopping. You can find a spacious home on Niu Beach, Ala Moana and Tantalus and near crescent beach surrounded by palms close to the iconic volcanic Diamond Head crater. There are numerous vacation rentals close to attractions in Honolulu such as the site of the World War II attack on Pearl Harbor.Rural Retreats and Holiday Villages
Honolulu is the perfect place to rent a vacation home if you want a sun-drenched holiday. You can find condos, apartments, large family-sized homes and exotic beach getaways as well as rural retreats and friendly resort towns. Homes come equipped with private pools, lush gardens, balconies, patios, and barbecue areas. Many homes are located close to the main beaches or have immediate beach access.
Vacationing in Honolulu
You will find Honolulu on the southeastern coast of Oahu. Situated right next to Mamala Bay and south of the Kalihi Valley. It is the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands and found south of the Tropic of Cancer in the Pacific Ocean on a narrow plain which extends between the ocean and the Koolau mountains. It is home to the Ala Moana State Recreation Area as well as the Fort Derussy Beach area and the Sand Island State Recreation Area.Islands of Forests
Hawaii is an isolated region and boasts 3,000 native species of fauna and flora, including many which are endangered or nearly extinct. The area is covered in lush vegetation including lowland rain forest, coastal, montane rain and alpine forests offering incredible bio-diversity.World Class Surfing
Surfing was the sport of kings in Hawaii. Many people flock to the beaches of Honolulu to take advantage of the excellent surfing conditions in Waikiki. There are many surfing schools in the area that teach beginners and children. If you want to visit the area to try out your skills and ride the waves this is a perfect destination.
There are numerous options for outdoor adventuring in the areas such as helicopter rides, cruises, luaus and shows as well the Honolulu Zoo and Jeep tours to entertain the whole family.The Ideal Beach Holiday Destination
On offer in Honolulu are some of the word's prettiest sandy beaches. Modern resort beaches are a great place to book your rental home. Popular beaches include diamond head beach, Kahanamoku Beach and beaches in Oahu.A great play to play golf
Several excellent golf courses are located along the coastline such as the City Ala Wai, Kai Golf Course and the Navy Marine Golf course. There are more than 40 golf courses in Hawaii, all offering pristine greens and facilities.
Top 5 things to do in Honolulu
Top 5 things to do in Honolulu
The Diamond Head Volcano on Oahu is one of the most recognisable in the region. It has historically been an active volcano, but has been silent for 150 000 years. The old crater and lookout point is a very popular day trip for hikers.2. Iolani Palace
This historic monument was once the home of the ruling royals in Hawaii. It has also been an executive building, prison to an unwanted queen, capitol building headquarters for law and order. It is one of the most well-known National Historic Landmarks in Honolulu.3. USS Arizona Memorial
The world famous USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor is the resting place of 1 102 sailors and military personnel killed during Japan's surprise attack on 7 December 1941.4. Waikiki Aquarium
The award winning Waikiki Aquarium opened in 1904 and is the third oldest in the US. The aquarium is next to a living coral reef, this award winning aquarium will delight you with an array of colourful tropical fish, sharks and monk seals.5. Bishop Museum
The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum contains hundreds of artifacts related to the Pacific region. It is Hawaiis State Museum of Natural and Cultural History and boasts both historic and scientific content.
Honolulu is the largest city in the world. The reason being the state constitution declaring all unnamed Hawaiian islands as being part of Honolulu.
Honolulu has a predominately hot and semi-arid climate but the region contains different micro-climates, depending on altitude and weather. Most receive rainfall from trade winds.Honolulu Festival
The Honolulu Festival is an island-wide event held annually. The event celebrates pacific rim cultures and aims to promote understanding and cooperation between the different islands and cultures. The festival includes a parade and fireworks, music, food and drink stalls and educational exhibition