Non-Stop Ocean Fun
Breathe in fresh ocean air, frolic in the water, ride Waikiki’s gentle waves or take a surf lesson. Waikiki beaches are endless and our hotel is just minutes away from all the fun in the sun. With Diamond Head as your backdrop, and Waikiki Beach just steps away, the beaches in Waikiki offer so many activities for your enjoyment. Preview the nearby beaches below!
The most famous beach on Oahu, Waikiki Beach offers endless beach entertainment for visitors and locals alike. Here you will find a great mix of local bathing beauties, Japanese surfers and bronze visitors. The surf breaks are far from shore so there’s plenty of gentle water for swimming. The options for pre- and post-beach drinks, dining and shopping are also numerous.
Fort DeRussy Beach
In the heart of Waikiki, Fort DeRussy Beach Park is best known for its wide, soft, ultra white beaches with gentle lapping waves. A family favorite for running, jumping and frolicking fun, Fort DeRussy Beach offers nonstop beach entertainment. Visitors will also enjoy a heavily shaded grass grilling area, sand volleyball courts, aquatic rentals and great .
Sandy Beach Park
Located about 20 minutes from the hotel, Sandy beach is a favorite among local shorebreak bodysurfers due to the strong currents. Families often gather at this beach park as well, as it is a popular spot for beachcombing and picnics. Children should be watched very carefully, as should weak swimmers, due to occasional dangerous conditions and the reef area.
The curved sandy beach here is perfect for sunbathing, relaxing, or picnicing. Waves are typically small, as the curvature of the bay protects the marine and reef life from large crashing waves. Hanauma Bay is know as the best protected cove for scuba diving or due to its advanced and diverse marine life and calm waters.
Ala Moana Beach Park
Known as "The Path to the Sea", this is a beautiful 76-acre park located along the south shore just west of the famous Waikiki beach area. This beach is noted for its excellent swimming, surfing, and body boarding. There are also lovely shaded picnic facilities and grassy areas perfect for family outings.