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Waikiki Beachside Hostel

2556 Lemon Road


We are conveniently located in Waikiki close to restaurants, nightlife, shopping, beaches, and all Hawaii’s main adventure activities and attractions. The island of Oahu offers the best public transportation of all of the Hawaiian Islands, and there are two bus stops within one block of our Waikiki hostels location, so that you are able to get where you need within minutes away.

The Waikiki Beachside Hostel offers fun, affordable, clean, and secure accommodations so that you get the best value during your stay with us. Our friendly staff are here to serve you 24-7 around the clock. Come see for yourself why we are rated again and again the #1 hostel in Hawaii.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“Location top, room not”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on September 30, 2019

I stayed in this hostel in a mixed room for 4 nights. The location is brilliant, but I was actually speechless about the room. I obviously stayed in a not renovated room. It is way not as what is...

“Close to the Beach!”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on September 21, 2019

If your in Waikiki on a budget and cannot afford a hotel or resort, the hostel location is great - one block from the beach. I stayed in a four bed dorm and the room was considerably spacious with to...

“Everything you need for a couple of nights”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on August 25, 2019

Cons: From my past experiences with hostels, I was expecting them to rent towels. Usually you would give a deposit and when you bring the towel back you get your money back. Well here they sell the...


Directions from Airport:

By Shuttle:

In the baggage claim area you will find an array of transportation shuttle service companies that will be able to take you straight to our doorstep. Prices average about $10 dollars per person; some companies offer discounts for booking a round trip. Estimated travel time varies from 45 minutes to 1 hour.

Shuttle Recommendations are:

Speedy Shuttle: call 808.839.6248 or 1.877.242.5777 (for daytime flights)

Robert’s Hawaii: call 808.831.1555 (for late night flights after 10pm)

By Car:

From the Honolulu airport take highway H-1 east towards Waikiki. After approximately 6 miles and get off the highway at King St exit (exit 25A). Continue straight and at the 2nd traffic light (just past the Foodland supermarket), turn right onto Kapahulu Ave. Continue along Kapahulu Ave one mile south towards the beach, turning right onto Lemon Road. The estimated time from the airport is 25 minutes. We have parking at the hostel for $10 dollars per day; on a first come first serve basis.

By City Bus:

Bus lines #19 or #20 go directly from the airport into Waikiki. Once in Waikiki, get off the bus at the Waikiki Beach Marriott on the corner of Kuhio and Paoakalani Avenues. Walk toward the beach. Lemon Road is the second road on the left side of Paoakalani Avenue. TheBus limits passengers to one piece of luggage per person and the luggage must meet airline carryon bag restrictions. Bus Fare is $2.50. Estimated travel time from the airport is 1½ hours.


48-hour cancellation policy.
Cancellation penalty: 1 night
No show: 1 night penalty
Early Departure: Must give 24-hour notice to avoid 1 night penalty

We are a Travelers hostel, and require proof of onward travel and Out of State ID card/Passport.
Check-in time is 3:30 pm.
Check-out time is 12 noon.