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30 Best Hawaii Beach Resorts

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#1 of 6 Specialty lodging in Haleiwa
76 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "but fine overall. Greg manages the property and is a pleasure to deal with. Nice grass area between the beach and ocean front bungalows...."
  • "We stayed on our last 2 nights of our 10 day trip to Oahu at the Ke Iki Beach Bungalows. What a beautiful location, right on the beach, the sound of the surf on the uncrowded beach you can walk for m..."
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#10 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
10 travelers mentioned "on the oceanfront room" and "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Splurge on the oceanfront room, it is well worth it. Stayed in a Diamond Head Suite this time and it was lovely, highly recommend it. Staff as always is very nice, rooms are clean..."
  • "We were given 3 different types of room to view and decieded on the Ocean View. The room we viewed was the actual room we stayed in. The rooms are very spacious with a small..."
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Hanalei Colony Resort (Hanalei) 3.5 of 5 Special Rate $219 (USD)
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#1 of 1 hotels in Hanalei
137 travelers mentioned "beach location" and "beachfront rooms" when describing this hotel.
  • "A fantastic beach location that's a bargain as compared to other Kauai locations. The facilities were clean and the staff was always willing to accomodate us as guests. I recommend..."
  • "The beachfront rooms are the closest you will get to hearing the waves splash as you go to sleep. They are worth it. The construction,office complaints, uncleanly rooms that others..."
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#35 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
5 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a room with ocean front view and it was perfect to wake up in the morning, looking out on the ocean. It's a quite bussy area with a lot of traffic, but with the balcony..."
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Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu (Kailua-Kona) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Luxury | Top Hotels Special Offer USD 1000 Resort Credit
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#1 of 14 hotels in Kailua-Kona
370 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
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#3 of 8 hotels in Hilo
10 travelers mentioned "on an oceanview room" and "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We spent a little more on an oceanview room and so had a lovely view of the bay. Parking is ample and FREE. There is a beautiful park right next door that is perfect for a morning..."
  • "The manager on shift that morning was polite and didn't hesitate to go ahead and did an early check-in because of the wide open availability on the ocean view rooms we reserved. The..."
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#7 of 7 hotels in Wailea
811 travelers mentioned "beach resort" and "ocean front resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "We just returned from a vacation in Maui and we stayed at the Marriot Wailea Beach Resort. It was an exceptional stay. Our room was very spacious with a spa-like atmosphere. We had..."
  • "If you are in your honeymoon, you’ll find out what I’m referring to.  - This is an ocean front resort, but there is no ‘real sandy beach’ right in front of the hotel. Not a big..."
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#15 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
7 travelers mentioned "on the oceanview room" and "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We splashed out on the oceanview room and it didn't disappoint. Two huge lanais with comfortable chairs and tables on each - and the sunset was gorgeous. The second bedroom is only..."
  • "room, and that name did not do justice to the beauty of the sunsets we viewed on the ocean's horizon, out beyond the boat harbor and Ala Moana Beach and park. The room included a..."
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#1 of 7 hotels in Wailea
808 travelers mentioned "beach resorts" and "beachside resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Service at the Four Seasons Maui was second to none among my traveled beach resorts. Attendants providing towels, sun tan lotion, aloe, cucumber and cloth eye treatment, jello cups..."
  • "The setting and beach could belong to a beachside resort anywhere (CA, Florida, etc.). The rooms are just about identical to the ones at FS Las Vegas or Maui - there is really no..."
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#9 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
21 travelers mentioned "on an oceanview room" and "only oceanfront rooms" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had decided on an Oceanview room & it didn't dissapoint. Our view was over the beach/ocean & up to Diamond Head. The room was clean, spacious & quiet. Leaving the balcony door..."
  • "The only Oceanfront rooms left were on the second floor. The gentleman who checked us in moved us to an 8th floor corner oceanview room (at a significant discount). We overlooked..."
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#5 of 11 hotels in Lihue
14 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The resort is right on the ocean, so we could see and hear the waves easily. Our dinner at the resort's restaurant was delicious, but a bit overpriced ($25.00 -$32.00), and the all..."
  • "It is a beautiful resort right on the ocean. The staff is exceptional. After looking at all the resorts on the island, we were very happy with our choice and will definitely return..."
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#1 of 1 hotels in Kaneohe
13 travelers mentioned "beach bungalow" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
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#4 of 31 hotels in Lahaina
19 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" and "on ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Most of the other reviews sum it up: The views are incredible from the rooms (this place is RIGHT on the ocean - we even saw whales in the distance from our balcony), the service..."
  • "All rooms are full-on ocean view with floor to ceiling glass, literally on the beach 9not set back 100 yards + like some other 'beachfront" properties. The lanai off the bedromm is..."
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Hanalei Bay Resort (Princeville) 3.0 of 5 Special Price 10% Off Entire Stay!
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#2 of 4 hotels in Princeville
250 travelers mentioned "beach location" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Pool is different but the hot tub is wonderful, beach location is great, snorkel rentals all make this a "only place to stay resort'. This was our first rental outside a travel..."
  • "The Hanalei Beach Resort was brilliant. Super staff - nothing is too much trouble, beautifully manicured gardens and suberb facilities. We had an amazing stay at unit 4323 which had..."
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Hotel Molokai (Kaunakakai) 3.0 of 5
#2 of 5 Kaunakakai B&B and Inns
6 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a very nice room with a patio right on the ocean. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The view was awesome. The staff was friendly and helpful. When we asked..."
  • "We enjoyed sitting by the pool, right on the ocean, doing absolutely nothing but watching crabs dig holes in the sand, just enjoying nature! We hope to return someday and would..."
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#1 of 4 hotels in Princeville
496 travelers mentioned "oceanfront room" and "beach hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Kaanapali Alii (Lahaina) 4.0 of 5
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#2 of 31 hotels in Lahaina
2 travelers mentioned "on an ocean" and "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We have stayed on the first floor ocean front condo in building 1 the first year and then on an ocean front condo on the tenth floor another year. I have learned that you need to..."
  • "Love the walkway right on the ocean behind the hotels...great for people watching from lanai! Our reservations, travel itinerary, and car rental was arranged by Maui Vacations..."
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#6 of 7 hotels in Wailea
905 travelers mentioned "beach locations" and "beach - resort" when describing this hotel.
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#1 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
3 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" and "by the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Spend the extra money and take a room on the ocean view side (although our room did not face the ocean directly). Those rooms face over Ft. Debussy (and some ocean), so there are..."
  • "floor, it seemed to be a Partial Deluxe Ocean view room (the view was impeded by the ocean front hotels), not the full Ocean view that I had booked. I made a quick call to reception..."
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Kalani (Pahoa) 2.5 of 5
#1 of 9 Specialty lodging in Pahoa
25 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#2 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
2 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" and "onto the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Since the hotel is pretty much on the ocean, those rooms cost a lot more. To our surprise, our room had a decent view of the ocean. The beds were very comfortable and the maids..."
  • "had a view of the pools at the hotel, the lagoon at the Hilton Village then onto the ocean. On Friday night they have a fireworks display from the beach, which we were able to see..."
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#5 of 7 hotels in Wailea
110 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "275 rooms) may make it worth it relative to the mega properties up and down the beach. This property has the potential to be the special gem in this already wonderful resort..."
  • "site in the hotel that offers complimentary photo sessions on the property and the beach and then allows you to purchase one of their packages if you'd like. We did a photo..."
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Kona Tiki Hotel (Kailua-Kona) Special Deal Free breakfast with...
#3 of 14 hotels in Kailua-Kona
10 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room looked out on the ocean. We could even see the fish swim in the water! The breakfast was really nice, a lot of it was home cooked. We loved our stay at this hotel and if we..."
  • "All the rooms are right on the ocean, and we sat poolside every evening to watch the sunset, an occasional whale and surfers. Then I would put my fresh fish or Kilbi on the grill..."
Wyndham Kona Hawaiian Resort (Kailua-Kona) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer 10% Off
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#4 of 14 hotels in Kailua-Kona
78 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "great place to stay. cross the road and youre on the waterfront. close to Kahuluu beach for the snorkelling experience of a lifetime...."
  • "Would highly recommend this resort to anyone. We found a styrofoam cooler left by a previous guest we used for the beach. Also found 3 beach chairs we used for our stay. Always..."
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#3 of 4 hotels in Princeville
5 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" and "close to ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "of watching the roosters (aka jungle fowl). Stayed in a one bedroom with friends, in building 5, looking out on the ocean. Really nice!..."
  • "views between the different buildings and rooms (we stayed in building 3 close to ocean end....great view) and recommend if possible to check an aerial view on the web to help..."
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#1 of 2 hotels in Makawao
15 travelers mentioned "beach hotels" and "beaches" when describing this hotel.
  • "You cannot get this treatment at most beach hotels. The treatments are great!! Your evening meals are something you wait for. So I will say no more: Just go and relax. This is a..."
  • "I've never been able to relax at major resorts and even the beautiful beaches of Maui can be stressful when packed with tourists. But at Lumeria, I meditated in their free classes..."
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Aqua Waikiki Wave (Honolulu) 3.0 of 5 Special Offer Book Now and Save 15%
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#50 of 83 hotels in Honolulu
3 travelers mentioned "close to the ocean" and "on the oceanfront" when describing this hotel.
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#8 of 34 Specialty lodging in Kailua-Kona
129 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "We walked to Kahaluu Beach, to the market just up the street, and to the little bay where we rented kayaks and saw outrigger canoes. This place was very nice, spacious, and..."
  • "great views, very clean and comfortable condo. there is a good market close by. there is a nice beach that is perfect for snorkeling beginners. this place is a bit far from Hilo..."
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#3 of 7 hotels in Wailea
3 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" and "on ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The ocean view rooms are well worth the extra money there is not a bad view to be had on the ocean side. The beach area is great however get up early to reserve a spot closer to the..."
  • "I never like to spend extra money on ocean view because I spend 90% of the time in my room sleeping. We watched sunsets from the beach and sunrises from our balcony. We were there..."
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