16 Best Affordable Airbnbs Under 70 USD In Honolulu, Hawaii - Updated 2024

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Honolulu is the largest city in the middle of Pacific Ocean. It is famous for Waikiki Beach and the dormant volcano head. Thanks to this beach, Honolulu has grown to be a favourite destination among the tourist. The historic town also features other important attractions such as Ala Moana Shopping Centre, Iolani Palace, and Manoa Falls. Apart from the must-see attractions, Honolulu also boasts top-class accommodation options each offering unique services. There is so much to see and do in Honolulu, Hawaii. For a memorable vacation, check out our list of the top affordable Airbnbs under 70 USD in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 18, 2024.

1. One-bedroom apartment near many attractions (from USD 2059)

This one-bedroom apartment describes itself as a rental that’s a fraction of the cost of a hotel room. Located in a convenient part of Waikiki, this apartment is close to many restaurants, shops, and attractions including the International Market Place, Waikiki Beach, and Royal Hawaiian Center.

As for amenities, the home features a TV, air conditioning, bed linens, and an iron. The kitchen comes with a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and small electric cooktop. There is also a washer and dryer available for guests who need to do some laundry. Do note that the rental requires a minimum stay of 30 days.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
5.0 km (3.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
25 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
it’s clean we got everything we needed
david the host was helpful and communicative
thanks david for being a great host and for being so responsive
we love the location of david’s place
awesome location walking distance to everything waikiki has to offer- beach restaurants shopping places etc
david’s place is in a great location in waikiki with parking which is hard to come by
we will definitely consider staying at your place again
the location was perfect and the apartment had all the essentials i needed for a month-long stay
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2. Cozy studio with a view of the ocean

This affordable studio condominium unit is not only a cozy place to stay but also showcases a wonderful view of the ocean. It has two full-sized beds and an ottoman bed to sleep up to five people. The kitchen’s refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, coffee maker, and toaster are ready for use. There is also a washer and dryer if visitors need to do their laundry. A swimming pool and free parking are also available in the condominium building.

As for nearby attractions, this condo is close to several restaurants, shops, and attractions like the International Market Place and Royal Hawaiian Center.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.54 km (2.9 mi) from Iolani Palace
182 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rika and kaori are super attentive and provide the most comfortable airbnb experience ever
easy place to settle into waikiki with a well equipped kitchen sharp knives beach gear nice bathroom
great location kind of princess themed 2 bed studio good kitchen supplies good view easy check in and communication
we would love to stay in rika's room again
the place is clean and suited with all necessities
the room was very clean and the furniture/dishes were very pretty
rika is a great host
i believe host was accommodating & tried to improve key situation
the apartment is clean the host was wonderful prompt and quick with all the self check in instructions
the communication from the host was very good
great location close the beach and shopping
the location of this condo is superb
great location; near dining shopping and beach
rika’s place is in a perfect location walking distance from the beach and walking distance from shopping and dining
this is a very central location and building is safe
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3. Guesthouse near Alamoama Shopping Mall (from USD 2463)

This studio guesthouse is an attachment house unit that’s located behind the owner’s main house. Despite this, the guesthouse retains the guests’ privacy and has a separate entrance. Small but cozy, it’s furnished with a single bed, a TV with standard cable, and a dedicated workspace. There is also a kitchen with a refrigerator, a microwave, a stove, an oven, and a coffee maker.

Finally, this studio is not too far from several restaurants, shops, and attractions as it’s only five minutes away from Alamoama Shopping Mall and ten minutes away from Waikiki.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
1.84 km (1.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
23 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are comfortable the a/c wonderful
the apartment itself is sparkling clean quiet and lots of thoughtful amenities along with a full kitchen
very clean and comfortable
place was really clean and quiet
the house is very clean and close to many attractions
keith is a wonderful host
keith was a great host
keith was a fantastic host with quick responses
keith was great quick responses and hospitable while still respecting privacy
keith was a great host and his property rentals was great
the location is great
great location highly recommended
the neighborhood is very quiet and safe and it's within easy walking distance of groceries food and stores
he has a lovely place and great location
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4. Studio rental ideal for workations (from USD 101)

This studio rental offers workationers and travelers going for a long stay a great place to stay throughout their adventures around Honolulu. Equipped with modern furniture, this home comes with a full kitchen, spacious studio floorplan, and a full bathroom. Amenities include room-darkening shades, TV with standard cable, air conditioning, and a dedicated workspace. It also boasts high-speed WiFi and you can also request ethernet cables for a more direct connection.

Located in the heart of Waikiki, this home is at the center of tourist activity in the area. It is just a five-minute walk away from Waikiki Beach and a few feet away from several restaurants, bars, and shops.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.9 km (3.1 mi) from Iolani Palace
34 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
not a small size room and high-speed internet like korea's one
mark was very considerate host
perfect location and really cozy apartment
great place at an even better location
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5. Private studio pad close to Hanauma Bay (from USD 1950)

Couples and solo adventurers will surely find this private studio pad amazing. It is located close to Hanauma Beach, Sandy Beach, and Makapuu Beach, which means you can take full advantage of the sun and sand while you’re on your Honolulu vacation. The great location also provides guests easy and quick access to a lot of dining and shopping options.

This private studio pad features a large king bed, ensuring you a relaxing sleep after a day of enjoying the activities. It also has WiFi, air-conditioning, cable TV, fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, and other amenities for extra convenience.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
17.11 km (10.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
86 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful room and amazing amenities
it operates more like a fan
rondi’s place was very nice clean and comfortable with wi-fi and all the amenities you need
what a great stay the room is extra large- with crisp linens and lots of extra touches
we love how it was quiet and the room had everything we needed
the place was clean and tidy and communication was excellent
the sheets and towels were not perfectly clean either but the place was excellent otherwise
the bathroom was spacious clean and also well stocked
the room is in a quiet neighborhood and has a clean and comfortable bed
clean organized and rondi provided awesome little touches to make my stay that much better
space is well kept and hosts are very kind and welcoming
my stay was okay although being friendly or welcoming might not be the hosts’ strength
it was a great quiet place to stay and rondi is a super host
skip and rondi were very responsive and accommodating
the location was superb too
rondi's place is in close proximity to great experiences
rondi's place is in a perfect location
great location and the patio area is nice for reading or just quietly listening to the birds chirp
pretty cozy and in a great location
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6. Clean and comfy studio apartment beside Wailupe Stream (from USD 60)

This studio apartment can sleep up to two, great for solo adventurers, business travelers, or couples. It’s ideally located in a quiet neighborhood, ensuring a relaxing ambiance. It’s also located close to many places to eat, shop, and enjoy outdoor activities including cycling and jogging. The studio consists of one double bed, one bath, a well-equipped kitchen, and a dining area. Amenities include WiFi, TV, and air-conditioning to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
10.88 km (6.8 mi) from Iolani Palace
354 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i really appreciate the amenities of having air condition privacy windows cable tv and toiletries
nights were quiet and comfortable (with ac)
there is also ac inside the home so it’s comfortable when you’re sleeping
the room is fantastic you have a comfy bed shower minifridge and microwave and coffee maker
room is perfect size for 2 people
very clean very accommodating
very clean quite and quaint
everything is very clean and tidy
the room was clean and inviting
it was very clean and had everything we needed
kei was a wonderful host and always answered any questions we had
she was very welcoming and communicative
amazing place with nice host
host was accommodating communicative and friendly
owner is very responsive and helpful
the location was really great- easy access to all major sights
the location is perfect for accessing everything
everything was great loved the location and the place was really close to things we wanted to visit
great place great location great price
very cute and cozy place great location easy to get to and off the tourist beaten path
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7. Spacious condo at the heart of Waikiki beach (from USD 160)

Check out this spacious condo in the heart of Waikiki, two blocks from the beach. The location is very quiet and secure. The accommodation features a very comfortable Cal-King bed, full-size convertible sofa, large walk-closet, air conditioning, granite counters, maple cabinets, ceiling fan, and a 55-inch (139.7-cm) smart TV. Guests also have access to a bathroom shower with a sink and toilet. Enjoy preparing your meals in a full-size kitchen with a fridge, stove, oven, and all other modern cooking appliances. Come enjoy your holiday in a very quiet location, perfect for big family getaways and students’ holidays.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.19 km (2.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
447 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was super comfortable and the amenities rocked especially the pool
window-unit air conditioning works really well especially keeping the bedroom cool
living room sofa nor the mattress in the bedroom are very comfortable but it works
the balcony is the perfect place for breakfast or a cold beer in the evening
the home itself is fantastic—air conditioning and such a comfortable bed huge tv with both netflix and hulu
the place was clean and quiet
it was super clean and comfortable
i appreciated how sparkling clean every part was
the space was very clean and much bigger in person
saichi’s place is very clean an comfortable
saichi was a great host
thank you for being such a wonderful host saichi
very nice appartement nice and helpfull host
saichi is incredibly responsive and is a wonderful host
saichi is a great host very responsive and helpful
amazing location; you can walk everywhere
great location within walking distance to everything
the location is perfect
great location - close to the beach
the location is amazing and it's super convenient to get to and from the main waikiki strip
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8. Beautiful flat with stunning views (from USD 139)

Enjoy your stay in this newly renovated, clean, breezy studio conveniently located in Waikiki. The location enables easy access to the beaches, downtown shops, Ala Moana Mall and the Convention Centre. It’s a home with one bed, one bathroom and can accommodate two guests. The host offers different amenities which include a functional kitchenette with hot plates and all the necessary cookware, a pool, hot tub, barbecue area, gym, laundry facility, cafe and convenience store to name a few. At an extra fee, the host can also organise for safe parking slot for your vehicle. Towels, linens, and toiletries are provided upon request.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.55 km (2.3 mi) from Iolani Palace
316 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice view from the room
the view was amazing bed very comfortable
thank you for letting me stay very nice cozy place with a great view of waikiki
thanks william for the great room
it is a very beautiful view and a clean room
very clean space and stylish
this place was clean and stylish
the apartment was clean and neat
the whole place was very clean
it was very clean and has a modern decor to it
great hosts with timely response
great availability of the hosts as well
his responses were always very quick and his attitude friendly and he provided with some valuable advices
william was a wonderful host who was very responsive to all of our questions during our stay
william was a fantastic host
such a cute place in a very central location
this location is pretty amazing
great location and a great price
your place is cute the location is fabulous
great location and place to stay
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9. Modern Waikiki studio (from USD 73)

This modern Waikiki studio is centrally located giving easy access to the beach, shops, restaurants, and bus lines. If you book this accommodation, you will get to entertain yourself by watching your favourite channels in the 32-inch (81.28-cm) LG LED TV with HD channels. Other facilities include a full-size fridge, stove, microwave, coffeemaker, cookware, tableware, and small bathroom with half-size tub. At an extra cost, you can also have your own private parking space. Waikiki is alive and bustling 24/7 making the place perfect for people looking for nightlife and lively activities.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.99 km (3.1 mi) from Iolani Palace
407 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is also nice balcony for morning coffee and breakfast or glass of wine at night
apartment is conveniently facing parking lot which was pretty much empty all the time
jiyoon is everything a perfect host is with a great studio apartment having all amenities around
we didn't utilize the kitchen much but it was definitely nice to have
it was very comfortable for two
it was impeccably clean and comfortable
the place was super clean and spacious
unit was clean and we had everything we needed
very clean has all you need
the unit was clean modern and minutes to the ocean/restaurants/shops
our host was really nice
she was very helpful
thanks for being a great host
jiyoon is a very nice host she always reply soon and gave us useful info/guidance
she made check out extremely easy was highly responsive to our questions and gave us great food recommendations
great location walking distance to beach
great location in waikiki; perfect central location
and the location is perfect
location is fantastic — super short walk to the beach
great location and super apartment
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10. Economy room with an air-conditioner

For business travellers or adventurers looking for a fancy home check out this small furnished room located in Waialua. You will instantly love this accommodation because of the fact that the Pacific Skydiving is only 4 miles (6 kilometres) down the road. The room features queen-size bed, clean sheets, and blankets, a shelf for your belongings, laundry, refrigerator, and a cosy place to hang out area outside. You can rent bicycles, surfboards, jet skis, and snorkelling gear on daily basis. Kite surfing gear and lessons are available. Other amenities worth mentioning include WiFi and a secured parking slot. The jet ski tours of North Shore are a lot of fun!

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Waialua, Hawaii, United States
40.17 km (25.0 mi) from Iolani Palace
267 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice size room fast wifi air conditioning and respectful neighbors
and the outside kitchen and access to the washer / dryer was really appreciated
our stay was very comfortable and we were fully able to enjoy our vacation
the room was perfect
the room was extremely spacious clean and the a/c worked very well to keep us cool at night
just as advertised this is a nice clean and economical room
room is small but very clean
if you want and expect a clean and tidy place
the room was nice and clean what you would expect for the price
room was nice and clean bathroom (common area) not so much
victor was a wonderful host
victor was a great host
victor is a great host
along with a nice and friendly host
the host was easy to work with and accommodated us for an earlier check-in
great location on oahu
good location close to everything you need
quiet and peaceful location away from the main tourist area
conveniently located to the highway and allows easy access to a number of locations in the region
nice and calm good location really good spot
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11. Private room in Waikiki

Welcome to this beautiful private room centrally located in Honolulu. From this location, you will be three minutes’ walk from Fort Derussy beach and five minutes from Waikiki beach. You can get access to all downtown facilities such as shops and restaurants. The accommodation features very comfortable beds, free WiFi, a shared bathroom, dryers, and a fully equipped kitchen for those who like cooking. Towels, linens, and toiletries are also provided upon request. This accommodation is in the middle of Waikiki, between Kuhio Avenue and the Ala Wai canal. It is perfect for solo travellers eager to explore the town.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.24 km (2.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
313 reviews  
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no air conditioning but there was a fan it helps
no air con and quite a warm unit but there is a fan in the bedroom
there was a fan inside the closet facing towards the bed which was good
no aircon but there is a nice breeze through the windows and there’s a fan
bed was super comfortable (foam mattress)
location and communication ok clean
nice and clean room in great location
it was a clean room and sala was decent in communicating
no tv or anything in the room but it's clean and comfy enough
i recommend sala's place to anyone who wants a clean affordable and convenient way to see waikiki and honolulu
sala is a great host
sala was kind and friendly
sala is a very kind host who tries to help guests when her schedule permits
sala was very pleasant and helpful
easy to communicate with host via airbnb
great location for the money
good location good value
great location and good size bed
good room in central waikiki
ideal location (in waikiki center
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12. Cool one-bedroom unit on St. Louis Heights

Find your freedom in this fancy and comfortable home. Its location gives a very amazing view of Diamond Head. You get to enjoy several amenities such as a spacious bedroom, a comfy bed, a cable TV, unlimited access to the internet, and the garden with sun deck and grill. While you are here, you will also get to prepare your own meals in the kitchenette equipped with microwave, toaster oven, induction stove, hot water maker, coffee machine, sink, and portion of refrigerator space. It is important to note that that the there is no handicap access and the house has very steep fronts steps. This place is perfect for couples.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
5.52 km (3.5 mi) from Iolani Palace
83 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

13. New and affordable apartment

This modern home is located in a very private and quiet neighbourhood and can accommodate up to two persons. This house is fully equipped with new things including a full-size bed, refrigerator, fan, toilet, sink, curtains, and shower stall. Towels, linens, and toiletries are also provided upon request. The place is small and classy and the location gives you access to all nearby amenities including shops, restaurants, bars, and cafes in just a five-minute walk. This place is perfect for solo adventurers. What are you waiting for? Come and enjoy.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.01 km (1.9 mi) from Iolani Palace
142 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

14. Girls-only master bedroom

This master bedroom is located a few blocks away from Waikiki beach. You can easily get access to all downtown classy restaurants, stores, beach, and shopping malls. The bus stop and the International Airport are just 10 minutes’ walking distance from the accommodation. This master bedroom is packed with a very comfortable full-size bed, a shared bath, and a shared fully equipped kitchen. Towels, linens, and toiletries are also provided upon request. Your booked room spacious enough to accommodate up to two females.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.93 km (2.5 mi) from Iolani Palace
211 reviews  
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

15. Gorgeous studio in Honolulu

Come sail away in a cosy studio located in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. It’s a spacious room with a comfy bed, a shared bathroom, and can comfortably accommodate three guests. The unit is set up into a studio layout where the bed is adjacent to the table and kitchen. You also get access to the beautiful and spacious balcony and a fully equipped kitchen with all kitchen appliances that you may need including a microwave, fridge, and utensils. While you are here, you will also get to take advantage of other facilities such as barbecue, pool, sauna, a hot tub, WiFi, and access to Hulu, HBO and Netflix. The host can also provide guests with bicycles to enable easy movement around Honolulu.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
1.97 km (1.3 mi) from Iolani Palace
190 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
if wifi is important to you the wifi was great for streaming netflix
the living room and balcony area were my favorites
the pool and other amenities make it also really easy comfortable and nice place to stay
for breakfast go to "sure shot": good brownies banana bread and coffee
i actually enjoyed the open living space because it had a big table to sit down and eat
affordable accommodations and a clean room
the place was clean and neat
the space is clean and in a secure building
the place is private clean and comfortable
nice place clean and fully equipped kitchen
caring & kind people
rebecca was a wonderful host
the host was super responsive and helpful
the host is friendly and quick respond to questions
she is lovely very kind and friendly
location was great
great value for the location
this place is in a great location very safe and close to ala moana centre
close to some great sights close to groceries and shopping and great food and public transport
the house is very well located walking distance from the enormous ala moana center and waikiki area
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16. Lovely accommodation with ocean views

This room is located 118 miles (189 km) from the Kilauea Volcano, just across the street from the Ocean. You can prepare you’re your meals in their fully stocked kitchen and enjoy it on the spacious balcony which will award you with panoramic views of the neighbourhood. During the sunny afternoon, you get to enjoy the outdoor shower after a good time on the beach and a hot tub. While you are here you will also get to enjoy several other activities such as exploring sea caves, scuba diving, snorkelling, surfing, paddling, and of course, hiking the gorgeous mountains close by. The place is perfect for team bonding.

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Waianae, Hawaii, United States
39.22 km (24.4 mi) from Iolani Palace
195 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and all the amenities were clean
the ceiling fan was sufficient to cool off the space
a/c was great as it was very hot the time i stayed
the house is clean and tidy and the air conditioning in the room works great
her rooms are very clean with cold air conditioning
cleanliness/home environment: very very clean
house is clean and comfortable
the house is delightfully clean and friendly
the house was very clean
the cleanliness can be a big deal because everyone's idea of clean can be very different
awesome hosts and place
laretta was a friendly and attentive host
hosts are super helpful and their hospitality is outstanding - it makes you feel at home
laretta and steven were great hosts
laretta and steve are wonderful hosts
a great location to access the west side beaches
the location was beautiful with access to several beaches
location for west side exploration is perfect
it is away from the hustle and bustle of honolulu and is close to some amazing scenic beaches/hikes
:) finally as for location and driving distances it would take me ~1h to drive to e
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