Waikiki Beachside Hostel

Waikiki Beachside Hostel

Honolulu, Hawaii - 2556 Lemon Road
$29 per night
$29 per night


12 Total reviews

  • Ideal location
  • Excellent safety
  • Excellent dining possibilities
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Most recent review

Loved it! ... It was so much fun and so convenient. Close to the zoo and aquarium and one block from a GREAT boogie-board beach. I am 63 years old and fit right in with the younger people. I roomed with women from France, Sweden and Switzerland. Kitchens had ...

Description - Hostel

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.

* NOTE: You will be charged the total for your first nights stay at the time of booking to guarantee your reservation. If the card is declined we will not make a reservation. You must provide 48 hours notice to cancel for a refund. We require out of state ID and airline ticket showing travel leaving the island of Oahu to check in. Guests without a ticket will receive a full refund of their deposit and the reservation will be cancelled.

*Please note, you must be over 18 years of age to stay at this hostel. All room charges are subject to Hawaii state tax in the amount of 13. 962% You will be charged the total for your first nights stay at the time of booking to guarantee your reservation. You must provide 48 hours notice to cancel for a refund.

At the Waikiki Beachside Hostel, we go above and beyond what any other Hawaii hostels offe. We are confident that your stay here at our Hawaii hostel will be the best stay you have at any of the backpacker hostels in Hawaii or the world.

You must be at least 18 years of age to stay here. You must show a valid out of state ID or passport and an airline ticket showing travel leaving the island of Oahu at check in. If you do not have either of these then your deposit will be refunded to you and your reservation will be canceled.

The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 30
  • Year built: 1970
  • Renovated: 2010
  • Public classification: 5
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: $29

Female-only Dorm Mixed Dorm
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Check-out: noon

Hostel amenities

We have movie nights and board games and card games available for use. We offer iron and ironing board, hairdryer, and other electrical equipment available to borrow.

24-hr front desk Age restrictions Bar/lounge Beach Bicycle rental Breakfast included Breakfast included (continental) Car rental Children not allowed Concierge Elevator/lift not available Free local phonecalls Internet access Internet wireless (free) Linen included Multi-lingual staff No Smoking No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (extra charge) Pets not allowed Safe deposit box Safe deposit box-front desk Smoking not permitted Sports/activities Tour assistance Tour/sightseeing assistance WIFI (free) Wireless internet

Room amenities

Each room has its own bathroom, kitchen with basic utensils, A/C units, balcony/lanai, telephone with free local calls, TV with cable and secure card key entry.

A/C climate control Air-conditioning Backpacker facilities Balconies Electronic key Ensuite Fax service Hairdryer Internet access Iron/ironing board Kitchenettes Lockers Maid service daily Microwave Non-smoking rooms Refrigerator Safe in room Shared bathroom Showers without bath Telephone Television Television (cable/satellite) WIFI


Our hostel's location is in the Waikiki district of Honolulu, Hawaii only 1/2 block from Waikiki beach, where shops, restaurants, bars, nightlife and major tourist attractions begin at our doorstep.

Points of interest
  • Waikiki Beach (200m)
  • Diamond Head Crater (1km)
  • Pearl Harbor (15 Km)
  • Aloha Stadium (15km)
  • Honolulu Aquarium (500m)
  • Punchbowl Cemetery (6km)
  • Arizona Memorial (15Km)
  • International Marketplace (500m)

Food and drink
Eating out
Me Bbq
Arancino De Mare
La Cucaracha

Price details

$29 per night

Taxes: 13.96%
Prices shown here are without tax. Tax will be added to your final payment.

An additional deposit may be requested prior to arrival. If so, you will be contacted directly after you confirm your booking.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

The first night will be charged at the time of booking and will be refunded as long as reservation is canceled/changed giving 48 hours notice.

Location - Hostel

2556 Lemon Road
Honolulu County
Hawaii  US  96815

Latitude: 21.27277, Longitude: -157.8219

How to get there

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.

Bus: Take #19 or #20 to Waikiki. Exit at Paoakalani (Marriott Hotel) stop. 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.

Shuttle Recommendations for our guests:
Reliable Shuttle: call *92 from the airport (for daytime flights)
For late flights just wait at the curb marked shuttle pick-up in front of baggage claim.

Taxi: 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.

Nearest airport: Honolulu International 8 miles