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Kapolei Hawaii Hotels & Motels

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The Kapolei center is about 1 mile south of Ko Olina and 8 miles west of Pearl Harbor.

Named after the volcanic cinder cone Pu'uokapolei, this is one of Hawaii's fastest growing areas. There's so much natural beauty to discover here, and visitors can look forward to area attractions like golf courses and water parks, upbeat luaus, and of course, hours spent relaxing on the beach. More from this guide...

Kapolei Hotels & Accommodations

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Oahu / Kapolei - Kapolei 91 543 Kapolei Pkwy. Suite 900, Kapolei, HI 96707
  • 3 star Rural property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See policy
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Marriott's Ko'olina Beach Club : 92 161 Waipahe Place Marriott Vacation Club Hawai 92 161 Waipahe Place Marriott Vacation Club Hawai, Kapolei -Oahu, HI 96707 ~2.41 miles west of Kapolei
  • High-end property
  • Hotel has 16 floors
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Four Seasons Resort O`ahu at Ko Olina in Kapolei 92 1001 Olani St., Kapolei, HI 96707
  • Luxurious 5-star Beach property
  • 55 suites in property
From$269
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Airport Honolulu Hotel 3401 North Nimitz Highway, Honolulu, HI 96819 ~10.70 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3 star Airport property
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Most guests enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby
  • Most guests found the restaurant service to be one of the best
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Best Western The Plaza Hotel : 3253 North Nimitz Highway 3253 North Nimitz Highway, Honolulu, HI 96819 ~10.97 miles east of Kapolei
  • Affordable Airport hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Fantastic service
  • Comfortable beds
Pacific Marina Inn 2628 Waiwai Loop, Honolulu, HI 96819 ~11.77 miles east of Kapolei
  • Low-priced Airport property
  • 119 rooms in property
Aston at the Executive Centre - Honolulu 1088 Bishop St., Honolulu, HI 96813 ~14.35 miles east of Kapolei
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • 94 suites in property
From$180
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Laylow Autograph Collection 2299 Kuhio Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~15.02 miles east of Kapolei
  • High end Resort property
  • Airport shuttle available
From$177
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Pagoda Hotel : 1525 Rycroft St. 1525 Rycroft St., Honolulu, HI 96814 ~15.78 miles east of Kapolei
  • Two star Resort hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 pm
Ala Moana Hotel by Airpads in Honolulu 410 Atkinson Dr., Honolulu, HI 96814 ~15.88 miles east of Kapolei
  • Three Star Downtown hotel
  • Gym is available on property
  • Bathroom could be optimized
  • Close to public transport
From$159
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Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki & Golf Club 100 Holomoana St., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~15.89 miles east of Kapolei
  • High end Oceanfront property
  • 5 conference rooms in property
  • Great concierge service
  • Excellent for the price
From$177
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Equus Hotel : 1696 Ala Moana Blvd.
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1696 Ala Moana Blvd., Waikiki, HI 96815 ~15.95 miles east of Kapolei
  • Three Star Convention Center hotel
  • Hotel has 61 rooms
  • Most guests said the beds were comfortable
  • Facilities in need of refurbishment
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The Modern Honolulu in Honolulu 1775 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.00 miles east of Kapolei
  • Luxury 5-star Downtown property
  • Hotel has 355 rooms
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Ilikai Hotel & Luxury Suites - Honolulu 1777 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.03 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3-star Resort property
  • Fitness + Health Center
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Execustay at Discovery Bay in Honolulu 1778 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.03 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3-star hotel
  • 42 floors in property
Oakwood at Waikiki - Honolulu 343 Hobron Lane, Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.05 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3 star hotel
  • Check in time: 15:30
Grand Waikikian by Hilton Grand Vacations Club in Honolulu 1811 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.07 miles east of Kapolei
  • Luxurious 5-star property
  • Check-in time: 3:00pm
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Ramada Plaza Waikiki in Honolulu 1830 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.11 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3 star Convention Center hotel
  • Hotel has 16 floors
  • Bathroom could be bigger
  • Average sized rooms
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Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort - Honolulu 2005 Kalia Rd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.11 miles east of Kapolei
  • High end Beach hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Great shopping
  • Adequate terrace
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The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations in Honolulu 2023 Kalia Rd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.22 miles east of Kapolei
  • Four star Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 37 floors
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Doubletree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach - Honolulu 1956 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.26 miles east of Kapolei
  • Mid-scale Beach hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
  • Almost all guests thought the service was very professional
  • Room is all right
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Luana Waikiki 2045 Kalakaua Ave., Waikiki, HI 96815 ~16.43 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3 star Beach property
  • 204 rooms in property
  • Free Wifi
  • Most guests loved the minibar
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Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort : 2169 Kalia Rd. 2169 Kalia Rd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.46 miles east of Kapolei
  • 4-star Beach hotel
  • 10 floors in property
  • The majority of guests thought, the hotel was stylish
  • Hotel security was great, thought 80%
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Castle Waikiki Shore 2161 Kalia Rd., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.46 miles east of Kapolei
  • 3 star Beach property
  • 15 floors in hotel
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Ambassador Waikiki Hotel : 2040 Kuhio Ave. 2040 Kuhio Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 ~16.48 miles east of Kapolei
  • Midscale property
  • Shuttle from airport available
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Technically, Kapolei is not a city; it includes the communities Barber's Point, Campbell Industrial Park, Ko Olina, and Makakilo. Located on the western coast of Oahu, Kapolei is an ideal spot for vacationers looking to unwind amidst the stunning nature of Hawaii while being close to some of the top attractions of the island.

When to Visit Kapolei, HI

Oahu is the largest Hawaiian island in terms of population. Because the largest metropolitan area, Honolulu, is nearby, and the island boasts all the things that attract tourists (such as beaches, resorts, and the city), it's also the busiest Hawaiian island. You should keep in this in mind when planning your trip.

The low and high seasons in Hawaii are a bit counterintuitive. The peak tourist season is in the winter months since visitors flee cold weather elsewhere to be where it's warm for most of the year. That means December through March brings the biggest crowds — and the highest prices on flights and hotels.

Fall and spring mark the least crowded times in Hawaii. Try to book your trip between April and mid-June or September to mid-December to lock in the best deals while still enjoying Hawaii's gorgeous weather. One big exception is the last week in April. Three Japanese holidays occur during this "Golden Week," and the result is an influx of tourists from Japan. If you're booking in that week, make sure you do it far in advance so you don't miss out on getting the hotel you want. Though summer is the low season, it's still a popular time to travel overall. You'll find better deals in the fall and spring.

If you're booking with the weather in mind, rest easy knowing that Oahu boasts fairly consistent weather. You'll find year-round average high temperatures between 75 and 85 degrees. April through October sees wetter weather than November through March, but the tropical climate means you'll almost always have humidity and warm temperatures.

The Kapolei area offers a big bonus for travelers looking for clear weather. The southwest coast of Oahu, especially the Ko Olina area, gets lots of sun.

If you're coming to Kapolei with a plan to surf, remember that the best waves are in the winter, when the wind gets stronger. December through mid-February is the ideal time for surfers, and you might also catch humpback whale migrations.

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

seasonality of hotel rates in Kapolei

Kapolei by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean rate patterns by star rating class in Kapolei, HI. You can use these line graphs to evaluate the least expensive seasons to make a reservation in Kapolei for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Kapolei, HI

4 Star Average Prices: $237.87

It's not surprising that beautiful Kapolei features plenty of luxury hotels and resorts. The Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina puts you minutes from Ko Olina Golf Club. It's a five-star beach resort with luxurious amenities. Rooms feature refrigerators, minibars, pillowtop beds, and furnished private lanais. A full-service spa is only the start of the on-site offerings; a health club, outdoor tennis courts, and four outdoor pools will also help keep your days here busy and fun. The resort also has four restaurants. Make your trip to and from the airport simple by booking the airport shuttle, available 24 hours a day for a fee.

Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa is a luxury option perfect for families. The rooms feature iPod docking stations and refrigerators, along with private furnished balconies or patios. Rainfall shower heads and deep soaking bathtubs add to the comfort. An area shuttle helps you reach nearby destinations, but there's also plenty to do without ever leaving the resort. A complimentary water park certainly sets the Aulani apart, and you'll enjoy all the amenities you've come to expect from an upscale resort, like outdoor swimming pools, spa tubs, and a full-service spa.

Families and groups will also love a stay at Beach Villas at Ko Olina by Ola Properties. The proximity to Wet'n'Wild Hawaii and Ko Olina Golf Club means guests of all ages have entertainment nearby. The individually decorated rooms have private balconies, while the on-site amenities are sure to keep you busy. Two outdoor swimming pools and a golf course provide hours of fun. Need some time alone without the kids? Complimentary babysitting is available here as well.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Kapolei

Lower Cost Options in Kapolei, HI

3 Star Average Prices: $168.59

Though luxury and resort accommodations abound in the area, you can also find great lower cost places to stay when you know where to look. Hampton Inn & Suites Oahu/Kapolei boasts a great location in Kapolei while still helping you stay within your budget. It's within Ka Makana Ali'i shopping center and not far from Wet'n'Wild. You'll also be close to Coral Creek Golf Course and the Hawaiian Railway Society.

When you're at the hotel, you can relax at the fitness center and outdoor pool or get in some retail therapy at Ka Makana Ali'i. This spot is also great for groups booking events, as it has a meeting room and conference space available. Book with breakfast included to save even more.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Kapolei

2 Star Average Prices: $171.55

Kapolei, HI Hotels with Discounts

Another great way to save on your trip to Hawaii is by booking hotels in Kapolei that offer discounts. Look especially for places that feature discounts for members and other groups.

Marriott's Ko'Olina Beach Club, for instance, offers a senior rate that will help eligible travelers save on their dream Hawaiian vacation. Situated near Wet'n'Wild Hawaii and Ko Olina Marina, this four-star resort has rooms that include LCD TVs with satellite programming and DVD players, refrigerators, and private balconies or patios.

Three outdoor swimming pools and a private beach make this resort experience something special. You can also relax with facials, body treatments, and massages before grabbing a drink by the pool or winding down the day at the on-site beachfront restaurant.

Best Value Options in and Near Kapolei, HI

Kapolei also has hotels in the mid-range tier that get you great value for your money. Embassy Suites By Hilton Oahu Kapolei features rooms with refrigerators, another way of staying on budget, and LED televisions with digital programming for entertainment. Stay connected with wireless internet, then head out to nearby attractions like Ka Makana Ali'i — The Center for West Oahu, Coral Creek Golf Course, Hawaiian Railway Society, and Wet'n'Wild Hawaii. Recreational amenities include a fitness center, spa tub, and pool, while a complimentary beach shuttle makes beach days that much easier.

If you're looking for another way to save while you make your travel easier, especially on arrival or departure days, you might consider staying a little farther from Kapolei but closer to the airport. This will make your travel a breeze while still keeping you close to the top sites of Kapolei.

Airport Honolulu Hotel, close to the airport as well as the USS Arizona Memorial and Living Art Marine Center, is one such hotel. Here, you'll enjoy a fitness center, picnic area, and outdoor pool along with video game consoles and cable programming in the rooms. The hotel's round-trip airport shuttle is complimentary and available 24 hours a day, taking the stress out of getting to the airport.

Things to Do Around Kapolei, HI

The natural wonders that surround you make any trip to Kapolei something to remember. When you're looking for a retreat open to the public, head to Paradise Cove Beach. It's often overlooked, which makes this cove of shallow, calm water a peaceful place to explore. You'll find fish and sea turtles here, and it's a great snorkeling destination.

Just to the west of Kapolei are the Ko Olina Lagoons, a series of sandy beaches surrounding four man-made lagoons, Hanu, Kolola, Naia, and Ulu. Perfect spots for snorkeling, the lagoons are also safe places for children to swim as they have lifeguards on duty during the day. The sand here comes from Lanai, a neighboring island. There's also a rock wall that was built to create a shelter from the open ocean. The lagoons hold a reputation as some of the most relaxing beach getaways on Oahu, so you'll want to build some time here into your stay.

Make sure you save time for golf when you stay in Kapolei. The Ko Olina Golf Club is not even five miles from Kapolei, and anyone who loves golf should not miss it. The championship course was designed by famous golf course architect Ted Robinson and has been listed as a top resort course by Golf Digest. It's known to cater both to beginners and more serious golfers, so no matter your skill level, you'll enjoy golfing in this picturesque setting.

Besides the beaches and activities you've put into your itinerary, you'll want to find a hotel that suits your personal needs and budget. Choose from luxury resorts to affordable hotels with easy access to the airport, and find a place to stay in Kapolei that will make your trip into your dream Hawaiian adventure.

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