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Updated: January 8, 2020
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The 7 Best Budget Hotels in Honolulu
1. The Equus – Moderate
Equestrian-themed hotel offering free polo tickets during polo season and located a 9-minute walk (0.4 mile) to Kahanamoku Beach, an 8-minute walk (0.4 mile) to the Ala Moana Center, and an 11-minute walk (0.5 mile) to the Hawaiʻi Convention Center. In addition to a small outdoor pool, cafe, and business center, all guest rooms have Keurig coffee makers and refrigerators, and some rooms have kitchenettes and balconies.
2. VIVE Hotel Waikiki – Moderate
Modern hotel with free continental breakfast, located a 3-minute walk (0.1 mile) to Waikiki Beach and a 6-minute walk (0.3 mile) to the International Market Place. Amenities include beach towels and chairs, boogie boards, a welcome beverage, on-site parking (fee applies), and 24-hour coffee and tea service in the lobby. Some guest rooms have balconies and kitchenettes, all feature refrigerators and bathrooms.
3. Coconut Waikiki Hotel – Moderate
Offering free continental breakfast, this family-friendly hotel sits less than 5 minutes on foot from a the great many restaurants and high-end shops at the Royal Hawaiian Center (4 minutes, 0.2 mile) and a 12-minute walk (0.6 mile) to Fort Derussy Beach Park. Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, gym, barbecue grills, on-site parking (fee applies), and board games and play area for kids. All rooms feature balconies, while some have kitchenettes and up to two bedrooms.
4. Aqua Bamboo Waikiki – Moderate
Tranquil boutique hotel located a 3-minute walk (0.2 mile) to Kuhio Beach and the Waikiki Boardwalk, a 5-minute walk (0.3 mile) to the International Market Place, and a 10-minute walk (0.5 mile) to the Honolulu Zoo. Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool and hot tub, garden, and on-site parking (fee applies). Rooms feature kitchenettes or full kitchens and balconies.
5. Royal Grove Waikiki – Budget
Vintage budget hotel with an outdoor pool, kitchens in some rooms, and air conditioning in most rooms. The hotel is situated a 2-minute walk (0.1 mile) from Kuhio Beach and the Waikiki Boardwalk, close to many restaurants, and a quick walk from the Royal Hawaiian Center (10 minutes, 0.5 mile) and the Honolulu Zoo (10 minutes walk, 0.5 mile).
6. Ramada Plaza Waikiki – Moderate
Traditional hotel featuring an outdoor pool, fitness center, business center, coin-operated laundry facilities, and on-site parking (fee applies). Located a short walk from Kahanamoku Beach (10 minutes, 0.5 mile), the Hawaiʻi Convention Center (11 minutes, 0.5 mile), and the Ala Moana Center (13 minutes, 0.7 mile). All guest rooms have refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers; some have balconies and kitchens.
7. Castle Waikiki Shore Beachfront Condominiums – Moderate
Beachfront condos with balconies, located steps to Waikiki Beach and the boardwalk and a 5-minute walk (0.3 mile) to the Royal Hawaiian Center. Additional in-unit amenities include kitchenettes or kitchens, washer/dryers, and ironing facilities, and the building offers a concierge desk, watersports rental, and on-site parking.