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Kailua Hawaii Accommodations

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The Kailua center is approximately 1 mile west of Kailua Beach and 2 miles west of Lanikai Beach.

If you're craving some sun and surf on an unforgettable tropical island, Kailua, Hawaii, offers a welcome vacation destination. Hawaii has long been a favorite of honeymooners and families, and Kailua offers pristine beaches and wildlife to delight everyone, no matter the occasion. More from this guide...

Kailua Hotels & Accommodations

Coral Room 31 Palione Place, Kailua, HI 96734
  • Luxury 5-star Beach property
  • Check in time: 3:pm
Sandyfeet Retreat in Kailua 21 Palione Place, Kailua, HI 96734
  • Four-star Beach property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
Dolphin Manor 481 Kawailoa Rd., Kailua, HI 96734
  • 3-star Beach property
  • 2 floors in property
Paradise Bay Resort 47 039 Lihikai Dr., Kaneohe, HI 96744 ~6.84 miles northwest of Kailua
  • 4 star Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 25 suites
  • Wifi quality could be improved
  • Relatively new rooms
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The Kahala Hotel & Resort in Honolulu 5000 Kahala Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816 ~9.49 miles south of Kailua
  • Luxurious Five Star Resort hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Shower was ok
  • Hotel could use some updating
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Laylow Autograph Collection : 2299 Kuhio Ave. 2299 Kuhio Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~9.53 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 4 star Resort property
  • 65 suites in hotel
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Pagoda Hotel : 1525 Rycroft St. 1525 Rycroft St., Honolulu, HI 96814 ~9.80 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 2-star Resort hotel
  • 199 rooms in hotel
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Waikiki Vista - Honolulu 2241 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96826 ~9.82 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 2-star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 19 floors
Ewa Hotel Waikiki 2555 Cartwright Rd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~9.83 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Three Star Resort hotel
  • 2 suites in property
Hawaiian Monarch Hotel 444 Niu St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.01 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3 star property
  • 12 floors in property
Royal Garden at Waikiki in Honolulu 440 Olohana St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.03 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Affordable Beach property
  • 16 suites in hotel
  • Great shopping
  • Relatively new rooms
Aston at the Executive Centre 1088 Bishop St., Honolulu, HI 96813 ~10.05 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • Hotel has 94 suites
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Coconut Waikiki Hotel in Honolulu 450 Lewers St., Honolulu, HI 96815 Website ~10.07 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Mid-scale Resort hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • For only 62%, the tv was ok
  • Comfortable beds
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Ala Moana Hotel by Mantra : 410 Atkinson Dr. 410 Atkinson Dr., Honolulu, HI 96814 ~10.08 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 36 floors
  • Business facilities were excellent, according to 89%
  • Nice balcony
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Ambassador Waikiki Hotel 2040 Kuhio Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 Website ~10.09 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3 star hotel
  • Check-in: 15:00
Island Colony by Hawaii Ocean Club - Honolulu
445 Seaside Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.10 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Midscale Downtown property
  • 44 floors in property
  • Great pool
  • Kitchenette is acceptable
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Holiday Inn Express Waikiki 2058 Kuhio Ave., Honoluul, HI 96815 ~10.11 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Midscale Resort property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
Hokele Suites Waikiki - Honolulu
412 Lewers St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.13 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3-star Resort hotel
  • 40 suites in property
  • Great location
  • Excellent hotel
Waikiki Sand Villa Hotel : 2375 Ala Wai Blvd. 2375 Ala Wai Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.13 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3-star hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Air conditioning was criticized by 91%
  • Terrific location
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Aqua Aloha Surf & Spa 444 Kanekapolei St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.15 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3-star Resort property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
  • Almost all guests said the beds were comfortable
  • Reasonable budget hotel
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White Sands Hotel 431 Nohonani St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.15 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 2 star Resort hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
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Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach - Honolulu 400 Royal Hawaiian Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 Website ~10.15 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 94 suites
Waikiki Beach Condominium Suites 444 Nahua St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.16 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3-star property
  • 23 floors in property
  • Kitchenette needs more attention
  • The majority of guests thought the service was very professional
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The Ritz Carlton Residences Waikiki Beach in Honolulu 383 Kalaimoku St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~10.17 miles southwest of Kailua
  • Luxury Five Star Beach property
  • Fitness + Health Center
Luana Waikiki & Suites 2045 Kalakaua Ave., Waikiki, HI 96815 ~10.17 miles southwest of Kailua
  • 3-star Resort hotel
  • 27 suites in property
  • Most guests complained about the elevator
  • Most guests said the reception staff was ok
Very Good 4.0 /5Latest Reviews CallBookMore Details
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Kailua means “two seas,” a fitting name that references the two lagoons that frame the Island of Oahu and the currents that flow through them, driven by steady trade winds. These trade winds contribute to surf that is world-renowned, encouraging watersport enthusiasts, surfers, wind boarders, and kite-flyers to visit the beaches of Kailua.

Located on the eastern side of the island of Oahu, Kailua's beaches and coves are so enchanting that if you never venture beyond the sand and waves during your stay, you'll be perfectly happy with your trip to Hawaii.

When to Visit Kailua, Hawaii

Kailua boasts a warm, tropical climate year-round. There's literally no wrong time to visit this island paradise. Peak season in Kailua comes twice a year, the first during the winter months of December through March. Crowds peak again in the summer months of June through August. Travel here in the off-season months if you'd like to find lower rates and more hotel options.

Weather patterns in Kailua remain steady, though the tropical climate means there's always a chance of rain. In the winter months, temperatures average in the mid-70s. Temperatures peak in the mid-80s during the summer. There are plenty of things to do year-round. Even the Kailua Farmers Market runs throughout the year, so you can pick up a local coconut or pineapple on your way back to the hotel.

You can hit the surf at any time, but you may wish to pack a wetsuit if you'll be in the water during the winter months for an extended period. The cooler months are perfect for exploring the landscape, such as taking a strenuous hike to the peaks of Olomana. At the summit, you'll be treated to invigorating trade winds and incredible views. Come spring and summer, head over to Kāneʻohe Bay, the largest bay in the Hawaiian Islands, for a snorkel tour or dive in the area's coral reefs.

It's always fun to visit Kailua, but if you plan your trip around the area's activities and festivals, you'll be in for an even greater treat. In April, the "I Love Kailua Town Party" brings family fun to the streets with food vendors, crafts, kids' rides, and live music. Enjoy live outdoor performances by the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra in May and June, and on Independence Day, Kailua celebrates with a parade, honoring veterans with marching band performances and more.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Kailua, HI:

Kailua by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean rate trends by star rating class in Kailua, HI. You can use these line graphs to evaluate the least expensive time to book a room in Kailua for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotels in Kailua, Hawaii

4 Star Average Prices: $186.43

The Kahala Hotel & Resort in Eastern Honolulu is an Oahu oasis, away from the hustle and bustle of Honolulu, and about a 40-minute drive from Kailua. This luxurious property offers impressive amenities you won't find anywhere else, like a dolphin pool on-site. Book a room close by, and you and your kids will be endlessly entertained watching these friendly creatures. Children will also love the dedicated children's pool, where they can splash to their hearts' content. The Kahala Hotel's babysitting service is available for a modest surcharge if you'd like some time to yourself for a while.

Adults can enjoy another pool on the property where they can enjoy a beverage from the poolside bar. Of course, there's beach access right behind the hotel where guests love to play sports and sun on the sand. A visit to the spa will relax every muscle after a day's exertions, and you can also indulge in 24-hour room service. The Kahala offers every convenience, even down to a shuttle bus to take you into town to shop and explore.

If you prefer to stay in Honolulu but plan to drive out to spend time in Kailua, you'll be extremely comfortable at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach in Honolulu. Guestrooms offer pristine views from private balconies, and you can even cook in your own kitchen, which is equipped with a stove top and all the essentials. Beach access and upscale furnishings make this a stylish hotel destination near Kailua.

Affordable Hotels in Kailua, Hawaii

3 Star Average Prices: $164.06

For a quiet residential option, head to Aqua Skyline at Island Colony in Honolulu. This apartment-style hotel lies just 10 miles from Kailua. Guestrooms are stylishly outfitted with modern furnishings and private balconies. You'll find convenience here, too, with a kitchenette and air conditioning, plus a coffee shop downstairs for a quick breakfast before heading out to shop and explore. Spend the late afternoon sunning at the outdoor pool in a lounge chair under the shady arbors.

You can opt for a classic Hawaiian resort when you stay at the Pagoda Hotel. Though this hotel has been a mainstay of Honolulu for many years, its charm has only grown over the years. This value property, just over half an hour from Kailua, is convenient to spectacular hiking trails, the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and shopping options including the Ala Moana Center, the largest shopping mall in Hawaii.

The namesake Pagoda inspires whimsical Asian influences in the hotel's decor, from the outdoor pool area to bamboo motifs and furniture inside. A soaring open dining area, full of striped awnings and ceiling fans, makes for a fun dining experience. In the guestrooms, jaunty jade-green tones continue the Eastern-inspired theme. You'll enjoy convenient amenities like free Wi-Fi, flat-screen televisions, and a kitchenette. Daily housekeeping helps you stay tidy and relaxed throughout your stay.

2 Star Average Prices: $131.33

Which Kailua hotels have real discounts?

Paradise is real at Paradise Bay Resort in Kaneohe. Just 10 miles from Kailua, this intimate resort is a perfect escape for couples or even for a solo retreat. The outstanding view, coupled with the friendly service and free breakfast, makes this resort a great value. Guests enjoy the seclusion and tropical surroundings at this hotel, which also boasts an outdoor pool and fitness facilities. Guests who are AAA members or senior citizens will be able to get generous discounts on a variety of room layouts at this hotel.

If you're a military service member or government employee, the Kahala Hotel & Resort offers discounts. This luxury property is ideal for guests (and pet owners) who love the beachfront access, loungers, and umbrellas, as well as the convenience of dining on-site at the hotel restaurant.

Value Hotel Options in Kailua, Hawaii

At the Wyndham Vacation Resorts Royal Garden at Waikiki, you'll feel right at home near Honolulu, only a short drive from Kailua. Here, you'll enjoy proximity to Hawaiian city life with excellent shopping and dining options nearby. You can wake up to make fresh coffee from your own coffee machine in your kitchenette. Take your steaming cup out to the balcony and enjoy an incredible view. You can also relax and enjoy the sun at the hotel's outdoor pool. With its excellent location and competitive rates, the Wyndham Vacation Resorts Royal Garden at Waikiki offers a great value.

If you're looking for a boutique hotel experience at a great value, look no further than the SurfJack Hotel and Swim Club. This retro-inspired hotel offers mid-century style fused with a warm and casual Hawaiian welcome. Funky weathered décor gives the impression that you've checked in at a surfer's paradise from another era. Private guest balconies look out over the oval-shaped pool, tiled with a postcard-like message that reads “Wish you were here!” A tongue-in-cheek hotel for the young at heart, the SurfJack Hotel and Swim Club promises to provide a memorable stay.

Explore Beaches for Days in Kailua, Hawaii

Whether you prefer to laze on the sands, leap and swim through the waves, or paddle out beyond the surf, Kailua offers a variety of beaches to suit your interests. Settle into vacation mode at serene Lanikai Beach. The calm surf and clear waters make this an ideal beach escape for families with young children and travelers who are seeking a quiet romantic beach. Beyond the white sands of Lanikai, you'll spy a beautiful view of the twin Mokulua Islands.

Those who love to indulge in watersports may prefer Kailua Beach Park. This park has everything you need to enjoy an active day at the beach, including equipment rentals of surfboards, body boards, and more. It's a great place to fly a kite, surf the waves, leap in the surf, or simply relax on a bench and enjoy a meal from a nearby restaurant while watching the action. Kailua Beach Park also offers accessible restrooms and changing facilities. Just be sure to head over early to score some good parking, as this beach can get crowded.

For a real adventure, paddle out in your kayak to the Mokulua Islands State Seabird Sanctuary. Along the way, look for sea turtles gracefully swimming below the surface and monk seals darting through the waves. Be aware that Mokulua Islands State Seabird Sanctuary is a protected nesting ground for birds, so explore the area respectfully in season. If you'd like a break from the beach, set out for the Lanikai Pillbox Trail, also known as the Ka'iwa Ridge Trail. This trail leads up to old military bunkers and the view of the landscape and Mokulua Islands below is unbeatable.

A vacation to Kailua, Hawaii, is one you'll remember forever. With its lovely beaches, watersports, beautiful accommodations, and memorable events, this is a perfect place to create your own enchanting adventures.

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