Find the best place to stay — Downtown

Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Downtown Honolulu

The area's art galleries and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Downtown Honolulu. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the shopping, beaches and island views. Take in top local attractions such as Aloha Tower and Iolani Palace. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Downtown Honolulu

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Downtown Honolulu a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Honolulu Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Waikiki Aquarium (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Sea Life Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Hawaii (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Ala Wai Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Judd Trail (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Downtown Honolulu

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Honolulu is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Diamond Head (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Kailua Beach (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Lanikai Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Kaka'ako Waterfront Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Thomas Square (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Downtown Honolulu

Fly into Honolulu, HI (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Kapolei, HI (JRF-Kalaeloa), which is 13.6 mi (21.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Downtown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 49 holiday rentals around Downtown. From 3 Houses to 38 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 around Downtown is on Stayz.

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

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 Downtown:

  • Waikiki: 2,537 holiday homes
  • Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis: 1,939 holiday homes
  • Ala Moana: 1,054 holiday homes
  • Lanikai: 129 holiday homes
  • Kuliouou - Kalani Iki: 2,891 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 Downtown?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Downtown. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hawaii State Art Museum: 4,251 holiday rentals
  • Honolulu Police Department's Museum: 4,201 holiday rentals
  • Cathedral of Saint Andrew: 4,257 holiday rentals
  • Aloha Tower: 4,287 holiday rentals
  • Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Center: 3,984 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown listed on Stayz 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 Houses in Downtown?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 3 Houses in Downtown. Our other popular types of Downtown holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 38 holiday houses
  • Studios: 17 holiday houses
  • Boats: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.