34 Best Cheap Airbnbs In Oahu, Hawaii - Updated 2024

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If you want to experience a pristine coastline, stroll around the beautiful island of Oahu, Hawaii. There is just so much to take in - tropical aromas, breathtaking sights, majestic turquoise waters, and a sensuous scenery that will make you appreciate nature at its best. Visitors interested in history can explore the Pearl Harbor National Memorial and learn about the United States’ involvement in World War II. If you’re coming here with your family, check out the Polynesian Cultural Center to explore the Pacific Islands’ rich culture and try your hand at various activities. Be sure to catch the colorful parade at The Honolulu Festival if you’re coming here in March.

Of course, traveling to Hawaii presents certain challenges, including finding accommodation. This article has everything you need if you’re traveling on a budget, so be sure to go through this list of cheap Airbnbs in Oahu, Hawaii, before your trip.

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 February 04, 2024.

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1. Comfortable rental with a communal pool in Waikiki (from USD 124)

This chic rental offers comfort and convenience all in one place. It features a queen-size bed and a single bed for three guests. If you’re wondering how to spend your free time here, you can watch your favorite movie on the 50-inch TV or take a refreshing dip in the communal outdoor pool on the fifth floor. Other facilities include a recreation deck and laundry room.

Outdoor enthusiasts can rent the snorkeling set and head to the nearby beach, a five-minute walk away. The property is also close to Ala Moana Center, convenient should you wish to shop or get a bus to explore other parts of the island.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.42 km (2.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
230 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

2. Centrally located accommodation with TV and Wi-Fi in Waikiki (from USD 98)

What makes this 239-square-foot (22.20-square-meter) property special is its central location close to public transport, beaches, and the nightlife of Waikiki. Use the Wi-Fi and watch your favorite content on the 40-inch TV. Also, you can save money on food by preparing light meals in the kitchenette. Get all the ingredients from the 24-hour convenience store downstairs or the nearby supermarket. Plus, hot water is available in the bathroom, so you can shower comfortably after a long day.

Bring your fur babies with you as the accommodation welcomes pets.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
5.06 km (3.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
165 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

3. Attractive condominium with laundry facility in Honolulu (from USD 102)

This apartment is perfect if you’re looking to stay close to Diamond Head and Kapiʻolani Regional Park. Beach lovers will be delighted to know that the shore is just a three-minute walk away.

Inside, the cozy rental features two queen-size beds, which can comfortably accommodate up to four guests. The property also features a kitchenette where you can cook or heat light meals. Savor your morning coffees on the balcony and breathe fresh air as you plan your day’s itinerary. You can also wash your soiled clothes in the coin-operated laundry on the first floor of the building.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
5.48 km (3.4 mi) from Iolani Palace
6 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

4. Chic apartment with beautiful water views in Honolulu (from USD 98)

This property is ideal if you wish to experience all the luxurious amenities without burning a hole in your pocket. The rental features a European fusion design with wooden flooring and marble tiles. Use the functional desk and Wi-Fi to complete urgent office tasks. Families traveling with their little ones can request a crib for additional charges. Here, you’ll also find a cozy kitchenette where you can heat light meals and brew your favorite coffee.

The accommodation is inside the Waikiki Monarch Hotel, and guests have access to its amenities, including a hot tub, pool, coin laundry, and barbecue grill. Moreover, the beach is only a 15-minute walk away.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.49 km (2.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
24 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

5. Chic budget studio near Waikiki Beach (from USD 112)

If an affordable resting spot with impressive views is what you’re looking for, check out this well-equipped studio condo in one of Oahu’s many boutique hotels. It is strategically located near the captivating Waikiki Beach, as well as Honolulu’s other attractions.

This budget unit, packed with a quilted queen bed and ensuite bathroom, has a spacious lanai for unadulterated views of the city and the canal. Since this accommodation is privately owned, its kind hosts will shoulder the resort fees on your behalf.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.75 km (3.0 mi) from Iolani Palace
147 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoyed the balcony and the extra amenities were nice to have in the room
we appreciated the balcony and the bed was comfortable
awesome view from room
place to sleep shower and relax on the balcony before going onto the next adventure
beach chairs umbrella and towels in the room were a great touch
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean and well-equipped
room could use some updates;however it was clean
Host:
the host was helpful and available
alyssa was a great host and was very responsive
nice shower and good host
the host is very responsive and even let me check in early
alyssa is friendly and provides a helpful guide for the area
Location:
fantastic location— close to everything
perfect location from downtown waikiki
great location super close to downtown honolulu
close to bus stops for easy cheap transportation throughout oahu
cute place in an incredibly convenient location
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6. Nice and quiet studio near the shopping center and ocean in Kaneohe (from USD 69)

Located in the beautiful neighborhood of Lulani Ocean, this accommodation offers guests a relaxing place to rest after exploring the beauty of Oahu. Its location is very convenient for tourists as it’s not only close to the ocean (a block away) but close to the major shopping center as well.

The room is nice and cozy and can accommodate up to two people. It has a TV with Roku and wireless internet access so you can Netflix and chill any time you want. You will have your own bathroom and private entrance to ensure your privacy. Plus, the kitchenette is well equipped so you can prepare meals with ease.

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Kaneohe, Hawaii, United States
16.59 km (10.4 mi) from Iolani Palace
144 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful part of the island a/c is an additional $10 per night if you use it as we did
private quiet peaceful air conditioner available questions answered promptly i would stay again away from the busy city
loved having a private bath/private room and a quiet and safe area
Cleanliness:
it was clean and private
quiet and clean very nice
it's also incredibly clean
the room was very clean and had all the basics
great location clean and enough space for the both of us
Host:
ana was a great host
the hosts were great too
overall the place and host were good
they gave us quick responses and was very helpful
host is prompt and friendly
Location:
cute little studio in a quiet neighborhood
we loved anna's place it was a great location to explore the windward side from
great place close to many beaches and all the little extra touches are awesome
it's close to the city but far enough so that we were able to enjoy the quiet
town close to get groceries and necessities you might need and also some yummy local places
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7. Calm studio pad near many attractions in Kapolei (from USD 75)

Perfect for the adventurous, this studio pad is well appointed close to pretty much all the outdoor activities Oahu has to offer. The renowned White Plains Beach is just a few minutes away, providing guests with easy access to all sorts of fun activities including surfing, bodyboarding, standup paddleboarding, snorkeling, fishing, and a whole lot more. Ko'olina and Aulani Disney resorts, where you can just sit back, relax and enjoy the sun, sand, and sceneries, are also nearby. Restaurants, cafes, markets, bars, and other establishments are all within walking distance.

The comfortable studio is big enough to accommodate up to two guests. It also comes with great amenities like WiFi and a kitchen to provide convenience.

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Kapolei, Hawaii, United States
23.72 km (14.8 mi) from Iolani Palace
129 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a basic studio apartment that fit our needs
the room was as described and ideal for our needs (two adults)
Cleanliness:
i am totally okay with basic but i still would expect a finished and clean place
definitely recommend if you are looking for an inexpensive comfortable and clean place to stay
Host:
the host did not make us feel welcome
phil was a great host
host was very helpful and responsive
phil is a great host in a sense that he responds quickly and provides any requested items
phil was very responsive in any of the questions that i had about the reservation
Location:
the area is pretty quiet and close to a supermarket
the neighborhood is quiet and area is good
it was a pleasant stay at a very reasonable price in convenient location
place was great perfect for my two adult brothers
it was comfortable and a great place to stay while we were there
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8. Cozy one-bedroom flat in the heart of Honolulu (from USD 70)

Make sure you’ll have a comfortable place to come home to during your Honolulu adventure by booking this cozy vacation rental. The place has a private entrance and its own bathroom for your privacy and convenience. It can sleep up to two guests in its cozy bedroom. Other amenities to enjoy include WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen.

The property is located in a quiet neighborhood on the slopes of Punchbowl Crater. It’s close to top attractions like the Honolulu Museum of Art, the downtown area, Chinatown, and many shops and restaurants. Kailua, which is where you’d find some of the top beaches on the island, is just a few minutes away.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
804 meters (0.5 ft) from Iolani Palace
141 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was quiet and comfortable with all the amenities as stated
mornings looking out the kitchen window into their beautiful backyard were worth waking up for
a bottle of malbec and a comfortable bed awaited
i can't comment on the apartment downstairs as we never saw it but the garden is pretty
had a great stay at the cozy one bedroom
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and was stocked with dishes pots and pans
everything was clean tidy and just right
place was clean all you can ask for
it was very clean and spacious and had everything we needed
nice area really clean and neat
Host:
the host is awesome
the hosts were terrific
she was responsive to any questions and requests and was very accommodating
they were responsive and hospitable
maya is a great host
Location:
super cute and cozy place
wonderful place to stay near everything
this was a great location just a short drive from downtown waikiki
great place in a great location
very nice place in an ideal location
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9. Studio with air-conditioning by Kaneohe Bay (from USD 65)

If a relaxing getaway is what you’re after, look no further than this cozy studio apartment right next to Kaneohe Bay. The air-conditioned pad is just right for solo travelers or couples as it features a cozy queen-size bed to sleep up to two adults. It has a TV with a Roku device and WiFi so you can watch Netflix and other streaming sites. The kitchenette is equipped with a mini-fridge, a stovetop, a coffeemaker, and other essentials for easy food preparation.

The property is located in the beautiful Lulani Ocean neighborhood. Downtown Honolulu is just a few minutes’ drive away. This just means that you can fully explore the area if you make this pad your home base.

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Kaneohe, Hawaii, United States
16.63 km (10.4 mi) from Iolani Palace
130 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i don’t need a fantastic view from my apartment but i need some light
Cleanliness:
not super fancy but it's clean and cozy
the bed was really comfortable and the bathroom and shower were clean and well stocked with towels
the unit is very clean and the neighborhood is very quiet
really clean and great location
private clean and it's hawaii
Host:
great host check in and check out process was extremely easy
great place to stay nice hosts
anastasia was a great host and we were very comfortable for our two night stay
anastasia is very prompt and helpful when responding to messages
it was a very relaxing stay i would highly recommend this suite as ana as host
Location:
great location easy parking
awesome location great hostess
the location of the unit is great
we were away from the city but close to endless fun things to do
it was a good location and very quiet
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10. Private guesthouse near Ala Moana Center in Honolulu (from USD 93)

Perfect for backpacking couples and solo adventurers, this guesthouse offers a comfortable place to stay during your Honolulu trip without the exorbitant price of hotels and beach resorts. It has a bunk bed, dining area, laundry area, full bathroom, and full kitchen—all equipped with everything you need for your comfort and convenience. It also has a separate entrance for your privacy.

The property is located in a quiet part of town, offering you the tranquility you’d want during your vacation. It is, however, conveniently situated where you can easily get to the beautiful beaches of Waikiki (10 minutes away) and Ala Moana Center (5 minutes away).

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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 1 Guest 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

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
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
place was really clean and quiet
the house is very clean and close to many attractions
Host:
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
Location:
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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11. Simple yet cozy suite in a prime location in Haleiwa (from USD 85)

Fully enjoy what Haleiwa has to offer by booking a stay in this cozy suite. It’s situated just a few blocks from Haleiwa’s renowned Alii Beach, providing you easy access to beautiful sceneries and a whole lot of fun water activities like swimming, snorkeling, boogie boarding, standup paddling, fishing, and of course, surfing. Coffee shops, restaurants, bars, and other establishments are also within walking distance.

After a whole day of fun outdoor recreation, this rental offers you a comfortable place to come home to. It can sleep up to two guests and features nice amenities such as air-conditioning, WiFi, a TV, and a kitchenette.

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Haleiwa, Hawaii, United States
40.61 km (25.3 mi) from Iolani Palace
98 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the shower gets nice and hot all amenities provided
the air conditioner was a life saver the bed was very comfortable
penny is awesome and very thoughtful to have brought me an extra fan for the living room space
-air conditioner in the bedroom is the loudest thing i ever heard so good luck using that
queen bed and a daybed so you could sleep with 3 easily
Cleanliness:
the place is clean and nice
very clean and seems newly updated
the place was very clean and well kept
the space seemed clean was the plus
it was accurately described and very clean
Host:
front guest is helpful and friendly
penny and kevin were most helpful and it was a wonderful suite
his main house tenant is super helpful and unbelievably kind
the tenants in the front house were friendly and helpful
Location:
a sweet stay close to the beach and walkable to restaurants
simple spot in an awesome location
it’s walking distance to the beach as well as the cute commercial center of haleiwa
we walked daily and/or took the bus to get around and it was perfect
a tremendous value at a great location
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12. Inviting modern studio near the beach in Ewa (from USD 115)

Take your adventure in Hawaii a notch higher by staying in this wonderfully located studio pad. It’s just blocks away from the beach, which means you’ll have quick and easy access to the island’s major attractions and a whole lot of outdoor activities. Golf courses, shopping centers, dining options, and nightlife can easily be accessed from this accommodation as well.

By booking this beach house rental in Oahu via Airbnb, you’ll get instant comfort with amenities such as the sofa bed that can sleep up to two. It’s fully air-conditioned to keep you cool and comfy even on the hottest summer day. It has WiFi and a TV with Hulu and Netflix, for some indoor entertainment. The kitchenette has a fridge, a stovetop, and other cooking necessities for your convenience.

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Ewa Beach, Hawaii, United States
16.79 km (10.5 mi) from Iolani Palace
63 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ceiling fan and a/c included
awesome amenities including coffee maker silverware glassware plates bowls hot plate washer and dryer and an excellent shower
the sofa bed is very comfortable
the only improvement to be made is the wifi signal
one couch bed that is super comfortable and big enough to be relaxed
Cleanliness:
maili’s place is clean and neat
very clean and new quiet little tucked away spot
maili’s place was clean and private and comfortable
the place is very clean and exactly as posted
it was very very clean
Host:
maili and her husband were great hosts
the hosts were lovely and super helpful
the host was incredibly friendly and helpful
maili was so nice and an amazing host
she was also very nice and accommodating
Location:
great location good parking
awesome location really close to all stores and only a 30 minute drive to al the local beaches
good location to all points on island
i love the location and close to the malls and restaurants
i just wish there was a designated spot to park when we were there
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13. Nice apartment in Kahuku village (from USD 85)

Situated in the scenic village of Kahuku, this apartment offers you relaxation and convenience during your adventure in Hawaii. The world-renowned beaches of Waikiki are just a short drive away while the Polynesian Cultural Center, BYU Hawaii, Turtle Bay Resort, restaurants, nightlife, shopping, and other points of interest are within minutes from the apartment.

The apartment can accommodate up to two guests and has air-conditioning to keep you cool even during hot summer days. It has WiFi and TV for indoor entertainment, while the fully equipped kitchen ensures easy food preparation.

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Kahuku, Hawaii, United States
42.14 km (26.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
237 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning was welcome after a hot day outside
bed was very comfortable and the bedroom had an ac unit though a little loud
please be aware that the unit is #2 not apt a
as a resting place after a full day out it was totally comfortable and sufficient
left windows open at night with ceiling fans on to help with airflow
Cleanliness:
place was very clean and roomy
very clean and in a convenient and quiet location
tapu's grass shack was clean comfortable and spacious
they were very responsive and the place was very clean
the apartment was clean and stocked with many items (kitchen and toiletries) if needed
Host:
the hosts provided specific and clear instructions
great place and very accommodating
Location:
great location in nice neighborhood
perfect location in a great community and neighborhood
great location in north shore close to everything and a nice quiet neighborhood
great price location and experience
great location close to everything and had covered parking
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14. Waikiki studio with stunning city and mountain views in Honolulu (from USD 85)

Appreciate the beautiful city of Honolulu from this studio apartment for up to two guests. Boasting stunning city and mountain views, this home offers a soothing atmosphere that’s sure to give you a restful time throughout your stay.

The studio comes with air conditioning and WiFi for your convenience. For your dining needs, the kitchen has a refrigerator and coffeemaker. This Airbnb in Oahu also comes with shared pool access, as well as free passes to the deck and laundry.

This apartment is only a block away from the beach and a 15-minute walk from the convention center and Ala Moana Center. Several restaurants, shops, and attractions like Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort and Royal Hawaiian Center are also nearby.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.45 km (2.2 mi) from Iolani Palace
23 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was strong which was perfect since i was working remotely
you do have a ceiling fan and that also helps keep the room cooler
location is wonderful the balcony is key and easy to make small dishes in the kitchen items provided
Cleanliness:
place was clean and bed was super comfy
place was ultra comfortable and impeccably clean
Host:
host was super responsive and accommodating
building was safe secured and staff friendly
beautiful studio with easy access to everything great host who will take cause of you
Location:
location was perfect as it is close to everything in waikiki
great location with restaurants and beaches nearby
my short stay at caroline's place was wonderful again
overall we enjoyed our stay at caroline’s place
caroline’s place is perfect for a couple or 2 friends
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15. Studio apartment in Honolulu (from USD 60)

Make the most of your Oahu adventure by staying in this studio apartment. What makes this accommodation special is its location, which is close to everything including restaurants, shops, cafes, banks, supermarket, and the bus stop. It’s also pretty close to the beach, making it a great home base for your Oahu explorations.

The apartment is situated in a quiet neighborhood, ensuring you a relaxing ambiance all over. It can fit up to two people in comfort, perfect for couples and solo adventurers. It comes with a double bed, kitchen, and dining area. Wi-Fi access, TV, fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, and air-conditioning ensure convenience throughout your stay.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
10.88 km (6.8 mi) from Iolani Palace
344 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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16. Cozy studio apartment near the beach and other attractions in Honolulu (from USD 60)

This studio apartment is perfect for those who want to fully experience what Oahu has to offer. It’s close to Sandy Beach, Makapuu Beach, and Hanauma Bay, providing guests quick and easy access to activities such as swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, kayaking, and more. Or, you can just hang at the beach, do nothing, and relax while enjoying the beautiful seascape Oahu is known for. The apartment is also pretty close to many establishments including supermarkets, restaurants, cafes, and bars.

You can rest easy after a long day of enjoying the sceneries and activities as the large king bed ensures a recharging sleep. Amenities such as WiFi, air-conditioning, cable TV, fridge, microwave, and coffeemaker ensure comfort and convenience.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
17.11 km (10.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
84 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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17. Stylish apartment with ocean views in Honolulu (from USD 132)

If you’re looking for a place to stay that’s Instagram-ready, this is one of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Oahu that you can check out. The air-conditioned studio apartment is located just two blocks away from the beach. It can house up to two guests at a time, with two beds and one bathroom provided in the apartment. There is a laptop-friendly workspace here that you can use if you’re working. Additionally, WiFI and cable TV are provided here for guests to use as well. The interiors of this unit are bright and charming, and they’re just waiting for a photo-op.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
5.16 km (3.3 mi) from Iolani Palace
348 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
just had screen window open plus fan
the couch and bed were both very comfortable to sleep on
the bed was super comfy and the balcony was so nice and breezy
Cleanliness:
very clean and stylish place
clean and had everything we could want
clean place and east check in
space was extremely clean bed was comfy and the space was well decorated and adorable
place was clean and in a great location
Host:
the hosts are very caring and personalize the room for your arrival
mariel was a great host she responded very quickly to any of my questions and was very hospitable
mariel is a great host
the little touches and amenities left by the host were really nice and added to the experience
great location very cute and clean the hosts do their best to make you feel at home
Location:
the location is great with a short walk to the beach and close to shops
great location from the beach
fantastic location everything you’ll ever need while on waikiki is walking distance there are also bus stops nearby
cute and stylish little place
great location i highly recommend staying here
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18. Comfortable hotel studio for two in Honolulu (from USD 90)

This cheap Airbnb in Honolulu is a charming private condo unit, located in a hotel that’s only a short walk from Ala Moana Center. Ideally accommodating two guests, this studio suite has a queen-sized bed with clean sheets. If you bring an extra guest along, there’s a loveseat that converts into an additional sleeping spot.

The unit provides essential amenities such as cable TV, free WiFi, a kitchenette, and freshly stacked bath needs in the bathroom. As you stay within a hotel, you’ll have access to facilities including the pool, gym, and laundromat.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
2.62 km (1.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
63 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
had tons of toilet paper and we were given better toiletries then a hotel would give
the hotel itself has great amenities from pool several restaurant and even a starbucks just down stairs
Cleanliness:
clear communication with host and clean room
room is clean and compact
the room was clean and a perfect stay for 2 people
we had a great stay the room is just as pictured very clean and the bed was very comfortable
clean comfortable and conveniently located
Host:
very helpful host and very kind
the staff at the hotel are amazing
lisa as host was very communicative and transparent great host nice property for couples
lisa is a great host she will respond quickly if there’s a problem
nice hotel nice host keep an eye on the additional costs in the description
Location:
great location walking distance to so much stuff
location is perfection walking distance to everything in the city
lisa’s place is in a good location
we had such an amazing stay very central to restaurants and shopping
other than the fees the location of the unit location of building and proximity was excellent
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19. Relaxing studio apartment near the famous beaches of Waikiki (from USD 94)

Make the most of your Oahu trip by staying in this wonderful studio apartment close to the beautiful beaches of Waikiki. The apartment has one king-size bed to comfortably sleep a solo traveler or a couple on a romantic adventure in Hawaii. It has air-conditioning, WiFi, a kitchenette, a private bathroom, and a balcony that offers a scenic view of the surroundings.

The studio apartment is also centrally located in Waikiki, providing guests easy access to many attractions including a wide selection of dining, shopping, and nightlife spots. You may also try exploring a few non-touristy things to do while on Oahu Island. Of course, the beach is just a few steps away.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.38 km (2.8 mi) from Iolani Palace
266 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
c & c’s place was very clean and had great air conditioning
their ac kept us very comfortable and the shower pressure was good
the apartment had everything we needed for our week in waikiki and was very comfortable and clean
the king-size bed is amazing nice little lanai also
we would definitely stay with them again and would highly recommend their apartment
Cleanliness:
clean room and comfortable bed
clean room great value
the room itself was clean and comfortable
the place was super clean and very stylish
the apartment is cute clean and furnished with all the basics
Host:
hosts are very helpful and available
cam & chien were the best hosts
the owners were even kind enough to let us check in hours early
they were great hosts and we hope to be back someday :)
cam and chien are amazing hosts very accommodating and super responsive to all questions
Location:
cute spot close to everything
excellent location close to everything you’d need
perfect location for a stay in waikiki
great place in waikiki close to everything
good location easy walk to beach and restaurants
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20. Spacious suite in historical Haleiwa town

For a memorable time in Oahu, Hawaii, choose this beautiful accommodation nestled in the historical town of Haleiwa. The suite comes with one queen-size bed and a sofa bed to comfortably sleep up to two guests. It also features a kitchen, a living area, and a private bathroom—all furnished to ensure comfort and convenience.

What makes this a great option is definitely the location. It’s in a quiet part of town and offers a beautiful view of the surrounding kalo fields. Pretty much all of the sights and sounds of town are accessible via foot or a short drive. Of course, the beach is just one mile (1.6 kilometers) from the house.

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Haleiwa, Hawaii, United States
39.39 km (24.5 mi) from Iolani Palace
186 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
can get a little warm but once the windows are open and the fan is going it's comfortable
the place itself was clean and thoughtful - extra fans in the bedroom a noise machine coffee etc
loved that they had fans and a noise maker for you to use
the bed is incredibly comfortable
large tv with amazon fire stick was a great plus
Cleanliness:
bathroom was very clean
clean place although a little dated
very clean and amazing hospitality
their house was so clean and we got everything we needed for 3 nights
clean spacious one bedroom in the heart of haliewa
Host:
the host and family were so kind to us
truly epic the hosts were friendly but also gave us privacy to have our family experience
hosts were extremely responsive via text and friendly passing by into the unit
overall as expected and great hosts (even though we never actually met)
dan is very flexible and a great host
Location:
fabulous location in cute historic haleiwa
peaceful and central to haleiwa town
dan's place was in a great location within walking distance to haleiwa and right by a bus stop
it’s in a great location and there are so many things to do close by
the location was perfect for us - walking distance to the best restaurants and shops
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21. Private room in Waianae

The Papaya Patch Room #1 is what most people consider a “home away from home.” Enjoy this cheap accommodation that does not compromise on quality. Almost everyone who has checked in to this room has given it a five-star rating. You can enjoy a free parking space on the premises, a hot tub, a fast and reliable internet connection, two kitchens, and two and a half bathrooms, for you and any traveling partner that you may have. On top of this, you can enjoy free seasonal fruit, a number of hiking trails nearby, and various dolphin and turtle tours.

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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:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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22. Private apartment with pool access in Kailua

This apartment has one king bed, one double bed, and one bathroom, making it perfect for four guests. You’ll also have access to an equipped kitchenette and a backyard with barbeque facilities. From 11 am to 6 pm, guests can make use of the host’s private pool. If you want to spend the day at the beach, just follow the private lane and the sound of the ocean and you’ll be there in just a few minutes.

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16.43 km (10.3 mi) from Iolani Palace
7 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Location:
this place was fantastic so comfy and the dogs (milo teddy and marty) were just so friendly
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23. Ocean-view room in Honolulu best for couples and solo travelers

If you want to try and experience living like a local in Hawaii, this place is one that you should check out. Capable of accommodating up to two people, this Airbnb rental is perfect for solo travelers or couples visiting Oahu. While here, you can use the kitchen and bathroom of the home you share with hospitable hosts. It also has a deck where you can appreciate a gorgeous view of the ocean and the surrounding landscape.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
10.71 km (6.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
55 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

24. Beautiful blue private room for two in Waipahu

This beautiful private room in Waipahu will make you feel like you’re staying in a hotel. Located in a safe neighborhood, guests are guaranteed a peaceful stay on the island. There’s one double bed in the room and guests have access to a shared bathroom with free toiletries. Other amenities include WiFi, free parking, and access to the shared kitchen and living room. There are a number of local eateries nearby if you want to indulge in Oahu’s cuisine.

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Waipahu, Hawaii, United States
19.24 km (12.0 mi) from Iolani Palace
76 reviews  
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedroom was comfortable with our own ac unit
awesome place nice and quiet and had a working ac in the room did the job for me
the room itself is a nice space
the apartment is definitely as advertised with a smart lock mirror and cat ( ) to name a few
my hostess prepared a delicious chinese breakfast for us
Cleanliness:
very clean and organized
very clean and nice modern room
it was a very clean environment
it was clean it was nice
i loved how clean and perfect everything was
Host:
ryle was a really nice host
she was a gracious host
the owners are super hospitable
great beautiful home and very welcoming host
beautiful home and very kind hosts
Location:
good location in quiet neighborhood away from downtown city still centrally located
great value in a central location
this place is an excellent location in a safe neighborhood
definitelly recommend this place:)
beauty upscale safe neighbourhood
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25. Uncle Blake's in Waialua

Uncle Blake’s is a popular Airbnb choice for travelers, especially for artistic youths. Situated in Waialua, guests stay in a shared room and have access to shared bathrooms and common areas like the kitchen. This allows everyone to socialize and make new friends. Other amenities include WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning. Do note that three cats live on the property.

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Waialua, Hawaii, United States
39.45 km (24.6 mi) from Iolani Palace
94 reviews  
Shared room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good air con in rooms
bunk bed was quite comfortable january stay was not too hot to sleep
i was in a co ed room and felt safe and secure
Cleanliness:
kitchen and bathroom facilities were quite clean everyone cleaned after themselves
clean and have cute kittens
great host and place is sparkling clean and very quiet after 10 pm
super fun clean organized great people fun experience awesome value :)
thank you to brandon cecile and junior for the clean place and oh
Host:
hosts are ever ready to help
everybody is so friendly and helpful
owner and staff very friendly and helpful
blake is genuinely caring and a good host
amazing tips from the owners
Location:
great location right by 2 bus stops
the location was amazing too
good location close to shops and 20 mins walk from the beach
yet you are a 30min walk from the beach but you are right by the cute town
good location good room and amazing value
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26. Cool, breezy home with mountain and ocean views in Honolulu

Experience the best of Oahu, Hawaii without breaking the bank when you book a stay in this airy Hawaiian home located near downtown Honolulu. The lovely home has a bedroom fitted with a queen bed and an air mattress that’s perfect for couples of a small group of three. It features a full kitchen and laundry facilities for your convenience. There’s also a TV and WiFi connection for the guests. While it is close to several attractions like Diamond Head and other hiking spots, it is also close to the sea, which gives you stunning ocean views from the comfort of your balcony.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
7.41 km (4.6 mi) from Iolani Palace
67 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the new bed is very comfortable
Cleanliness:
the room was nice and clean with lovely little details
clean and very cute with a great view in the ocean
Host:
great hospitality and amazing hosts
nice friendly and helpful host
emy and jenny are lovely and accommodating hosts
emy and jen were amazing hosts
very friendly and helpful hosts
Location:
solid location and great price
adorably room with comfortable bed in a very convenient location
great place 10 to 15 minutes to waikiki beach and on the way there are grocery stores and restaurants
great location cute house super friendly hosts adorable dogs
the location is perfect with a beautiful view
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27. Elegant apartment with access to pool and hot tub in Honolulu

This apartment is the perfect getaway for you, your friends, or your family. It features an amazing balcony with a majestic view, as well as a separate bedroom attached. This private accommodation has one bedroom with two beds, a shared bath, and access to a large BBQ area. Furthermore, the apartment is attached to a building wherein you can enjoy some of its amenities, including a pool, hot tub, sauna, and much more.

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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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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:
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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28. Cool and comfortable bedroom with amenities to boot in Honolulu

Scouting for vacation home rentals in Oahu? The host of this super cool and comfortable one-bedroom apartment always receives a high rating from previous guests. This cheap accommodation features one bedroom, one bathroom, and various amenities, including a parking spot, a reliable Wi-Fi connection, a dryer, and an elegant kitchen. Whether you are only visiting for a few days or for weeks at a time, this would be a great place to stay while you are in Honolulu.

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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

29. Lovely beach rental with pool in Kailua

This affordable private accommodation is everything you will ever need when you visit Hawaii. It is located near the majestic shores of Kailua Beach, which makes it much easier to appreciate what nature has bestowed upon us. It can accommodate two guests in its one queen-sized bed and features free parking on the premises, a pool, a private bathroom, and air conditioning to keep you cool throughout the day.

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Kailua, Hawaii, United States
17.67 km (11.0 mi) from Iolani Palace
302 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool and air con were what made me book this place and they were excellent
room was fantastic and the quiet neighborhood allowed me to finally get a good night's sleep
the room is comfy & cozy with a nice bathroom and lots of closet space
i appreciated the plates bowls etc to use with the fridge for breakfasts
comfortable place as pictured with a private entrance
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
very clean with everything we needed
the space was very clean and comfortable
cozy room clean quiet and safe
comfortable and clean with everything you need
Host:
the host was helpful and her responses were very fasst
the host was very responsive and readily reachable
jennifer was a great host
jennifer was a great host
jennifer was a great host
Location:
location is beautiful and central
nice location near beaches and stores
it’s an easy walk to the local safeway for food supplies
totally recommend this place wish could have stayed longer
it was quiet comfortable and a great location
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30. Recently-remodeled private accommodation with an amazing view in Honolulu

This one-bedroom apartment has been recently remodeled in May 2018. You will enjoy your stay here, as it features one bedroom, one bath, one full-size bed, a fan, toilet, sink, shower stalls, and so much more. In addition, this cheap Airbnb Oahu rental only costs 43 USD per night. The place may be small, but it is definitely worth it. Parking in Oahu ranges from 25 to 30 USD, but with this rental, you just pay a one-time fee of 5 USD. It also features a fast and reliable internet connection, hairdryer, dryer, and washer.

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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

31. House rental on the hill with a majestic ocean view in Kapolei

This rental is located on a hill that features an amazing view of the ocean from the front deck. It can accommodate two guests in its 500 square feet (46.5 square meters) of living space with an additional 100 square-foot (9.3 square-meter) patio located at the back of the house. It has one bedroom, a bathroom, and a gorgeous kitchenette with a sink and a full refrigerator. While this accommodation does not include a stove in its kitchen, you can still enjoy its other amenities, including free parking on the premises, fast and reliable internet connection, air conditioning, a dining area, and a spacious living room.

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Kapolei, Hawaii, United States
24.09 km (15.0 mi) from Iolani Palace
123 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

32. Hawaiian hideaway with hot tub in Waianae

The Aloha Oasis Hideaway is one of those accommodations that you never really want to leave. It is the perfect Hawaiian hideout and features one bedroom with two beds that can cater to three guests. It has one private bath and a hot tub. This private room is in a house shared with the owner. You can enjoy free resort entrance and free coffee or tea with toast. Whether you are a couple, a solo traveler, or on a business trip, this rental is perfect for you. Furthermore, it is only five minutes away to the Disney Resort and Koolina.

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Waianae, Hawaii, United States
31.66 km (19.7 mi) from Iolani Palace
70 reviews  
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

33. Female-only rental option in Waikiki

Waikiki beach is known for its vibrant neighborhood and breathtaking shores. On top of that, it is also known as a popular surf beach for both locals and tourists alike. Traveling to Honolulu, Hawaii, can be a great adventure for you and your friends. Moreover, if you are a solo female traveler, this is a great private accommodation that will keep you sheltered throughout your stay. It features one bedroom, one bed, and one shared bath. It is only a few blocks away from Waikiki Beach and 10 minutes from fine dining restaurants and shopping malls, where you can find great things to buy.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
4.07 km (2.6 mi) from Iolani Palace
123 reviews  
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

34. Urban home with views of the trees in Honolulu

If you are looking for Oahu vacation rentals close to nature, this urban streamside oasis is a good place to start. This Airbnb has one bedroom and one bathroom and is located in a quiet location, hidden from the busy streets of Honolulu. It’s a peaceful, but urban house that features big windows and views of the tropical trees that filter the fresh wind and provide plenty of shade. After a day at the beach, you can easily lounge in the living room, open those big windows, and enjoy the breeze while you read a good book.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
3.89 km (2.5 mi) from Iolani Palace
165 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Adventuring in Oahu

Honolulu is one of the major tourist destinations in Hawaii. You can enjoy a great day at the beach or try out some fun things to do at night, such as taking an evening stroll along the shores. Nevertheless, traveling to this island will be an adventure of a lifetime. Don’t let a limited budget stop you from visiting. With the help of this guide to the cheapest places to rent in Oahu, Hawaii, you will be more equipped to experience what these amazing islands have to offer. Whether you choose a private room or a beach house rental in Oahu, you’ll definitely enjoy your stay.

Check out the Vrbo vacation rentals in the area as well for more accommodations options.

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Frequently asked questions about cheap Airbnbs in Oahu, Hawaii

1. Which are the cheap Airbnbs in Oahu close to the beach?

If you want to be steps away from the beach on your Oahu getaway, be sure to book this private apartment with pool access that features a private lane leading to the beach.

2. Which are the cheap Airbnbs in Oahu with pools?

Travelers who enjoy staying at accommodations with pools should check out this private apartment with pool access. From 11 am to 6 pm, guests have access to the host’s backyard that has a pool. Alternatively, you can enjoy the pool facility by staying at this luxurious apartment with beautiful water views

3. Which are the cheap Airbnbs in Oahu with nice views?

If you’re the type of traveler who loves accommodation with a good view, check out this bright and charming apartment or this private room at a home with a gorgeous view.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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