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Waikiki Beachside Hostel


Just one block from beautiful Waikiki Beach and surrounded by plenty of great shops, restaurants and bars.

$32+ pp; Private $79+ per room

The Waikiki beachside hostel is the largest locally owned and operated hostel in Hawaii since 2001. We pride ourselves on providing hotel type services in a casual fun backpacker environment. With over 150 beds to meet the needs of short term to long term stays, Hokondo managing company, focuses on delivering customer service and amenities offered. Our properties are located only a stroll away to world famous Waikiki Beach, shops, restaurants, nightlife, bus transportation and more.

Our hostel is unique in that we provide the best of both worlds; we provide hotel features with the intimacy and interaction typical of hostel travel. We act as a central hub for travelers to explore the islands whilst building lifetime connections, memories and experiences. Our friendly staff is here to serve you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, whether it is pointing you to a restaurant, giving you the local scoops, or helping you rent a car. We have free breakfast daily and nightly dinner chef specials for hostellers to gather in our open air lounge. Activities also range from free seasonal parties to live entertainment bands, movie nights, and ping pong tournaments.

  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Coffee, Tea, Peanut Butter & Jelly Toast from 9am-10am
  • Telephone in every room for free local and toll free calls
  • Rentals (irons, hairdryer, board games)
Diamond Head Crater, Ala Moana Shopping center, Waikiki Beach, Aquarium, Hula shows, shops and restaurants.

City Bus:
Take #19 or #20 to Waikiki. Get off at the Kuhio and Paoakalani stop (same stop as Waikiki Beach Marriott). Then walk two blocks toward the beach and left on Lemon Road. Bus Fare is $2.00. One bag per person that fits underneath seat. Estimate time is 1 - 1½ hours.

From the airport exit take H-1 East to Waikiki. Exit at King St. (25A). and continue straight. At 2nd traffic light, turn right onto Kapahulu Blvd. (after Foodland). Drive one mile South towards the beach. Turn right on Lemon Road. Estimate time is 25 minutes. The Waikiki Beachside Hostel in Honolulu, Hawaii. Parking at Beachside Hostel is $5 dollars per day .

Go to the baggage claim area. There you will find an array of transportation shuttle service companies that will be able to take you straight to our doorstep. Prices range about $8-$9 dollars per person. Estimated time varies from 35-60 minutes. Shuttle Recommendations for our guests:

  • Reliable Shuttle: call 808.924.9292 (for daytime flights)
  • VIP Trans: call 808.836.0317 (for late night flights)

Go to the baggage claim area. Outside you will find Taxis for about $25-$30 dollars to get to Beachside Hostel. Estimated time is 25 minutes.

  • Beachside Internet Café Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (Monday-Saturday)
  • Outdoor lounge area
  • 24-7 high-speed internet access ($3/ 15 minutes, $5/30 minutes, $7/1 hour, $10/ 2 hour)
  • 24-7 front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fresh bed linens (towels not included)
  • Towels ($3.00)
  • In-room lockers for valuables (.25 cents per use)
  • Storage room($5 per day)
  • Surfboards rentals ($10/4 hours, $20/till 10pm)
  • Boogie boards rentals ($5.00/ till 10pm)
  • Moped rentals ($29.99/4 hours, $39.99/24 hours)
  • Phone cards ($5.00/card)
  • Laundry coin-operated (washers: $2.00, dryers: $.25 each 10 minutes)
  • Laundry soap ($1/bag)
  • Secure and covered parking ($7/day)
  • Office services for Faxing, Copying and Printing. Rates start @ $.25
  • Shuttle bookings
  • Vending machines ( soda, juice, snacks)
  • ATM machine
  • Earth Friendly hostel with daily recycling
  • No curfew

Reservations & Contact Info

2556 Lemon Road, Honolulu, HI 96815
Check-in: 3pm , Check-out: 12pm

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