Top 5 Airbnb Getaways For Two In Honolulu, Hawaii

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Kimberlyn
Kimberlyn
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Maybe your honeymoon was decades ago and you want to rekindle or relive that newly-wed spark. It may actually be time for your own dreamy honeymoon! Or, perhaps you’re just looking for somewhere that bit extra special to enjoy with your significant other. Honolulu, Hawaii’s largest city, is the most remote city of its size in the world. You get to keep all your modern comforts and explore somewhere truly wonderful and romantic, but it’s definitely far away from your noisy neighbours and pesky in-laws.

Here are some great Airbnbs to enjoy on your romantic Honolulu escape:

1. Super affordable private room downtown, close to Waikiki Beach (from 52 USD)

Waikiki is an upscale area, with posh dining and clubs and expensive hotels. But with this Airbnb recommendation, you get to have a splash in a flash without spending too much cash at only 51 USD per night. You and your partner will be able to stay in a private room in a newly renovated house. It’s located close to common amenities, such as the airport, Walgreens, and Safeway. If you’re thinking of checking out universities here for your kids in the future, you’re in luck, as it’s also close to the University of Hawaii and the Hawaiiian Pacific University. The hosts also provide car rental, and can lend you a boat, snorkelling equipment, and other equipment for fun on the water. Parking is free, whether you borrow their car or rent your own. Guests also have access to a smart TV with Wi-Fi and with access to Amazon Prime movies and TV shows. The place is also suitable for events, and they will consider letting your pets come with you too! An unbeatable price, many facilities, and warm and inviting hosts give you plenty of reasons to check this place out!

Saranya was a thoughtful and fantastic host. She sent out very detailed information prior to out trip making our stay hassle free. The room was clean and comfortable. The welcome card in the room was such a warm feeling! The 24hr 7-11 across the street was a nice plus too. Sicong

Downtown Clean, Waikiki is close!!

Price: from 52 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: Close to public transport

2. A quaint, elegant place near the beach (from 109 USD)

Check out these pictures and you’re sure to agree that they are definitely magazine worthy. The cosy, light-filled rooms with blue accents look like they are straight out of a fancy catalogue. This Airbnb studio apartment is located in the Waikiki district itself. On average, a hotel room during the holiday season in this district is twice the price of this property. It’s got a fully equipped kitchenette as well, so you can make your own romantic dinner for two. On top of the great view, the apartment itself has been painstakingly decorated to reflect the theme of clear skies and beaches that people from all over the world come to Hawaii to chase. There is also a plush, comfy queen-sized bed with a flat-screen TV, a perfect place where you and your lover can cuddle up after a long day at the beach, and hitting the nearby designer shops. There is also a big pool and a hot tub on the 7th floor, open until 11 pm.

Wonderful experience! The apt. truly is in a perfect location and does have amazing views of the sunrise. Laura sent us a lot of details beforehand about things to do and see nearby, which was very helpful. The apartment was airy and clean and the perfect size for the two of us. Highly recommend! Kathy

Bright Amazing View Walk Everywhere

Price: from 109 USD

Access: Shuttle service from Honolulu Airport for 22 USD round ticket

3. A home away from home with a touch of luxury (from 130 USD\)

Lush green plants, a seating area with a canopy, traditional teak furniture, and a bathtub; sounds just magical, doesn’t it? Now, you don’t have to just imagine the place anymore. You and your partner can bask in this luxurious setting too. Located in a quiet family neighbourhood in the east side of Oahu, this tropical-themed Hawaiian-style indoor / outdoor suite offers a movie-worthy getaway. Enthusiasts of Hawaiian art will truly enjoy admiring the motifs that you can find in this apartment. There’s a mural on the bedroom wall in front of the king-sized bed, so you can go to sleep dreaming of majestic mountains and clear waters. This place is not only aesthetically beautiful but functional. Soak in the bathtub before slipping between the sheets to feel extra special. Guests will have access to the cooking area, can use the Wi-Fi, and can also easily access nearby points of interests like Kahala Beach, which is a 10-minute drive away.

Perfect Hawaiian getaway… Not just some condo in Hawaii. It was a really authentic experience between the day bed/outdoor kitchen/ and awesome locally hand painted mural on the wall. Killer spot. Nicklas

Hawaiian style Indoor outdoor suite

Price: from 130 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: Bus line is two blocks away; street parking in front of the property

4. Local gem with a view of Pearl Harbor (from 79 USD)

This studio suite is set in a quiet, local Hawaiian community, far from the maddening tourist crowd. On first sight, it reminds one of Lilo’s house in Lilo and Stitch. It’s a no-frills place for a couple really wanting to spend time away from the hectic city, with an idyllic view of the sunset at Pearl Harbor. The owners are travel fans as well, so they provide a fuss-free booking experience on their property. It comes with many basic amenities, and has beach gear like snorkels, beach mats, and boogie boards you can borrow. This place is a little farther from downtown and the Waikiki district, but if you want to spend a day at the beach, there are many buses there. There are no problems with late check in as the lock is a combo lock. If you wish to make your way down to the Pearl Harbor Memorial, it’s only 10 minutes away by car. Be assured that you won’t be late for your flight here, since the airport is only 5 minutes away by car as well.

Met Michael and Cristina briefly upon my arrival and felt comfortable immediately. The studio is charming with the only entrance being a double-pane sliding glass door with screen accessed by the porch/balcony. Public transit is nearby with access to major areas of the island. The area seems suburb/rural as you can be awakened or greeted by chicken(s) in the morning. Since I was from the area and understand big city life, ambient noises do not bother me as much… Mitch

Honu Studio with Pearl Harbor View

Price: from 79 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: Rental car or taxi

5. Spacious studio with private entrance (from 80 USD)

If you’re planning to do a lot of shopping with your other half, it’s good to get a room with a lot of space to put your luggage down and store your new purchases too! This entire apartment is yours for the night for only 80 USD. The comfy little enclave with a patio provides a great view of Diamond Head and the Kahala Mandarin. Since it’s so spacious, if you have any friends in town, why not in invite them over for a drink and a chat?! The room also comes with free parking, a washer, a dryer, and a fully equipped kitchen so you can really feel at home. The dining area is outside on the patio, and perfect for an al fresco dinner for two. It’s also just a bus ride away from many of the city’s main attractions like Hanamuana Bay, Waikiki, and Ala Moana.

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at this private studio in Honolulu. It was everything we wanted for the first night of our honeymoon. Its close to downtown Honolulu, Waikiki and diamond head crater. If your looking for decent accomodations for a good price in proximity to downtown Honolulu this is your place. Matthew

Spacious Studio w/ Private Entrance

Price: from 80 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: Close to the Freeway, and also near bus lines

Honolulu: the Sheltered Harbor

The name Honolulu means the Sheltered Harbor in the native Hawaiian language. Indeed, lovers from all over the world can find a shelter anywhere in this beautiful and culturally rich city. Book your stay in a romantic Airbnb and experience the best of gorgeous Honolulu and Hawaii.

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My name is Kimberlyn, I'm a huge fan of interesting stories and places. I love memorizing wicked facts and quirky histories. I also draw a lot on the side.

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