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Top 5 luxury hotels on Oahu in Waikiki

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There are many luxury hotels on Oahu, but only a few are worth the money. Oahu is one of the most popular and visited islands in Hawaii, by attracting thousands of tourists every year. This means the island has plenty of hotel options that will fit all budgets and preferences. If you are planning a fancy, luxurious, and comfortable vacation on Oahu, here is the list of the most luxury hotels on Oahu.

Trump Hotel Waikiki

Trump Luxury Hotel in Waikiki

This hotel is a fabulous option for a luxury world-class gateway. It is the first and the only Forbes Travel Guide 5-star hotel located in Waikiki. It provides guests with exclusive top-level accommodations and impeccable services. The highlights at this romantic resort include an outdoor swimming pool with a spa tub, a full-service spa, and three restaurants on site. The hotel is known for world-class shopping and dining options with a convenient location to the best and most popular of Honolulu’s attractions, and direct access to Waikiki Beach. It boasts impressive and breathtaking views of the ocean, mountains, and sunsets.

Sheraton Waikiki Hotel

Sheraton Hotel Waikiki - Infinity Pool
Sheraton Hotel Waikiki – Infinity Pool

If phenomenal views and beachfront luxury are the priorities for you, then the Sheraton Waikiki Hotel is a place to stay. This luxury resort located in Honolulu on Waikiki Beach is known for its excellent and convenient location, magnificent views, and direct access to the beach. The deluxe hotel features spacious suites, two swimming pools, a fitness center, a spa, and numerous dining options to satisfy the pickiest eaters. Due to its central location, you will have unlimited options to satisfy yourself: the hotel is only a few steps away from stores, restaurants, and most tourist attractions. The hotel is most famous for its infinity pool. Check the video for more information about the Sheraton Waikiki Hotel.

Be sure to explore more than just Waikiki on your vacation in Hawaii! Come on tour with Daniels Hawaii and let our experienced tour guides show you some of the most beautiful spots on the island. Visit Turtle Beach, North Shore Surf Spots, try local food and learn interesting facts about Hawaiian culture.

Sheraton Waikiki Hotel

The Modern Hotel

The Modern Hotel in Waikiki

This hotel is ranked as one of the best hotels in Hawaii. It is more than just a luxury resort – it is a boutique hotel successfully combining a sophisticated style with the surfer vibes. Every element in the hotel is unique, authentic and also custom-designed to enhance the visitors’ experience. It boasts a very stylish minimalistic design, stunning ocean views, and lush grounds. All rooms in the hotel have private terraces, where you can enjoy beautiful sunsets and relax. The resort is also recognized for its excellent location, top-notch customer service and a variety of amenities, including swimming pools, restaurants, gym, and a cozy lounge area. Additionally, Kahanamoku Beach is close by – maybe a 4 minute walk. We recommend booking a room with ocean view and view over the yacht harbor. The pool is perfect to relax and the Hotel has very good restaurants.

The Moana Surfrider

This resort is the oldest on the island – it has been welcoming guests since 1901. This grand hotel is ready to offer you a comfortable and luxury stay with a historic taste of Hawaii. It is located in the heart of Waikiki near the most popular dining, shopping, and entertainment areas. Waikiki beach is only a few steps away. However, there is an outdoor swimming pool, bar, and café on the resort’s territory. There are also plenty of activities to keep the guests occupied, including live music performances, hula lessons and competitions, and lei making classes.
Moana Surfrider Hotel

Luxury Hotels on Oahu

Each of these luxury hotels on Oahu is unique and exclusive, and is able to make your stay on Oahu as comfortable and memorable as possible. Additionally, you can find more Hotel tests and recommendations in our Hawaii YouTube Channel. If you like to experience the REAL Hawaii, you should explore Oahu! Come on Tour with Daniels Hawaii. Lean back in our luxury vans, relax and also learn about the beautiful hawaiian islands. Our professional and experienced guides will show you some of the best and some of the most popular spots on Oahu.