Though Oahu luxury hotels provide some of the most magnificent accommodations for visitors most people visiting the island are on a much more moderate budget. Oahu's beauty isn't lost on those seeking affordable accommodations and in reality, the island is too packed with exciting things to do and scenic Oahu attractions to stay indoors for very long. For those looking for budget hotels Oahu does offer a range of choices. Most often the cheaper options for Oahu lodging are a short distance from the prime real estate areas yet a short walk brings visits parallel access to luxurious resort areas.
The Aloha Punawai, across from Fort DeRussy near Waikiki
Beach, is a hidden gem among the many dull hotel options
with affordable prices. Operated by a hospitable family
since the 1950s this cheap Oahu hotels a short walk to
many area attractions. Oahu
beaches nearby include Grey's beach which faces
the luxurious Halekulani
Resort and the Sheraton. From this location visitors
can enjoy a number of things to do including days at the
beach snorkeling and swimming, a trip to the Bishop
Museum, an afternoon exploring Diamond
Head and much more
Oahu lodging at the Aloha Punawai offers extremely clean and austere rooms with a mix of comfortable furnishings, air conditioning and full balconies. Full kitchens allow families to make their own meals, saving a tremendous amount on dining. Towels and linens are provided by the hotel and a further discount is afforded with a week long stay or more.
With the beach only four blocks away the Aqua Coconut
Plaza is another popular choice in cheap Oahu hotels.
Though slightly outdated in design, this Waikiki hotel
offers many other perks providing great value. Public
transportation offers a cheap, easy and fast way of getting
around to downtown Honolulu, Hanauma
Bay and a number of other fantastic attractions. Oahu
golfing is nearby at the Ala wai Golf Course.
Complimentary breakfast is provided for guests ad well
as an activities desk where Oahu
tours can easily be arranged. The outdoor pool, on-site
laundry facilities and tropical plantation ambience are
all extras not found in many budget hotels Oahu has. Oahu
lodging at the Aqua Coconut Plaza presents you with large,
spacious rooms are finished off natural hues and rattan,
nicely tiled bathrooms, private lanais and daily maid
service. Kitchenette units are available and most have
great views of the mountains and Al Wai Canal.
Another of the budget hotels Oahu is home to is the Rainbow Inn located near the Honolulu airport. Owned by a retired military officer and his wife, Oahu lodging here includes only one room and comes with the extra benefit of scenic views of Pearl Harbor, Koolau and Waianae Mountains and Oahu's south coast. This cheap Oahu hotels designed more in apartment style and has a large pool and deck just outside.
Picnic and beach equipment is loaned out by the hospitable owners who are also happy to provide advice and directions to the Punchbowl Memorial, Kualoa Ranch and anywhere else guests want to visit. Inside the Rainbow Inn there is a private washer and dryers, full kitchen and double bed. The area is quiet and peaceful, perfect for those looking to escape dense tourist areas.
Oahu has an extremely efficient public transport system
so bypassing a car is a great way to save. The bus travels
all over the island and stops at just about every tourist
attractions there is. Paradise often comes with a hefty
prices so look out for great deals. Pick up the local
visitors magazines and clip valuable coupons for Oahu
snorkeling trips, restaurants, sightseeing and more.
Hawaii vacation packages afford savings on flights, cars
and hotels and are also worth exploring. There are plenty
of Oahu hiking trails
visitors can trek for free and beaches cost nothing to
visit but a little energy to get there. Focus on money
saving ways to enjoy the most gratifying Hawaii holidays