Hawaii embodies the ultimate dream vacation for many travelers – the sparkling ocean water, the golden sand, volcano hikes, and consistently perfect weather. But if you’re not careful, this paradise can get pretty pricey. It’s easy to get caught up in the stunning beauty of Hawaii, but that doesn’t mean you have to toss your travel budget out the window. Whether you’re planning to travel to Hawaii for the first time or have an annual tradition in the islands, these are some of the most accessible and affordable beach resorts in Hawaii.
Marriott Kauai Resort and Beach Club – Kauai, Hawaii (prices & photos)
This resort is an absolutely amazing and affordable option is located in Kauai. The Marriott Kauai Resort and Beach Club is designed like a royal Hawaiian estate and stretches along the scenic Kalapaki Beach. World-class amenities like golf, a day spa, fitness center, and 26,000-square-foot swimming pool are located on site. This resort is also popular for business conferences because there are eight meeting rooms, event planners, fax/printer service, and an overnight messenger service available.
Maui Coast Hotel – Maui, Hawaii (prices & photos)
The Maui Coast Hotel is located near a few other budget resorts and hotels a few miles away from the pricier options. However, you can walk to the beach in just five minutes from the Maui Coast Hotel, and there are lots of restaurants nearby as well. There are 265 rooms in this hotel, which has modern furnishings, flat-screen TVs, and free laundry facilities. The pool and poolside bar are fun places to hang out at night when live bands take the stage.
Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Space – Lahaina-Maui (prices & photos)
The budget-friendly Hyatt Regency in Maui becomes even more affordable when you take advantage of online packages and promotions to earn free nights. You can take advantage of lots of amenities here including high-speed Internet, hotel shops, a spa, and babysitting services. Many of the guest rooms have balconies and ocean views. All guest rooms have flat-screen TVs, mini-bars, and complementary robes. You don’t have to venture far from your room to find entertainment, because there are six restaurants, three bars, and a pool on the premises.
Hotel Renew by Aston – Honolulu, Oahu (prices & photos)
The Hotel Renew by Ashton is a boutique hotel with designer style and affordable price tag. Visitors can often book a room for less than $150 per night here. Although this hotel does not have as many amenities as some others in the Honolulu area, its rooms are newly renovated and the hotel staff offers discounts on local attractions. There are 72 rooms in this hotel that have views of both Waikiki and the ocean.
Marriott’s Maui Ocean Club – Lahaina- Maui (prices & photos)
Another affordable beach resort in Hawaii is Marriott’s Maui Ocean Club. You can often find last-minute weekend deals on the hotel’s website and use reward points for free nights at this resort. Guests will enjoy resort amenities including cable, TV, a DVD player, safe, sofa, and kitchenette. There is a huge 3.5 acre pool that has slides, a children’s play area, and a spa on site. On relaxing days, venture over to the onsite eateries of Beach Walk Market, Napili Tower Pool Bar, and Longboards Ka’anapali. Conveniently located in Lahaina, this Maui beach resort is also really close to other attractions like Whalers Village, Front Street, and Lahaina Cannery Mall.
Kahana Sunset – Lahaina-Maui (prices & photos)
You can swim, snorkel, and relax at this authentic Hawaiian resort that has oceanfront condos and a secluded sandy beach. This is a great resort to stay at if you want to view wildlife, because whale watching and sea turtle viewing are popular nearby activities. This resort offers daily cleaning service, a fully-equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, cable TV, and free high-speed Internet. You can relax in the resort’s heated swimming pools and grill up some delicious dinner on the nearby gas barbeque grills next to comfy lounge chairs.
Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel – Honolulu, Oahu (prices & photos)
The Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel in Honolulu is a budget hotel that has rates that typically range between $100 and $150 per night. It also has one of the best locations you could ever hope for. Situated right along the beach, most rooms come with a beautiful ocean view. This is a great hotel for families traveling in Hawaii because it’s very close to the Kuhio section of Wakiki Beach, which is known to be one of the most family-friendly areas. When you stay here, you can enjoy private balconies, complimentary Wi-Fi access, mini-fridges, large flat-screen TVs, and the Tiki’s Grill & Bar.
Kauai Coast Resort – Kauai, Hawaii (prices & photos)
The Kauai Coast Resort at the Beachboy is surrounded by palm trees, tropical flowers, and beautifully landscaped grounds. It is located on eight acres of Kauai’s Royal Coconut Coast and offers one and two bedroom accommodations with beautiful scenery in all directions. You can relax at the large outdoor swimming pool, full-service ocean side spa, hammocks, and barbeque grill and picnic area. This resort is located just a few steps away from the Coconut Marketplace which has a lots of shops and even movie theaters.
Royal Kona Resort – Kailua-Kona, Big Island (prices & photos)
If you’re looking for an affordable hotel in an unforgettable and convenient location, Royal Kona Resort might be exactly what you’re looking for. The grounds are lovely and the views are breathtaking. Take advantage of the onsite tennis club, swimming pool, saltwater lagoon, massage and spa center, and fitness center during your stay. This resort is in walking distance of the shopping, dining, and attractions in Kona Town. Make sure to attend a Hawaiian luau, which features a traditional underground oven presentation, all-you-can-eat buffet, open bar with cocktails, and a fire dance finale.
Whether you’re planning to spend most of your time in Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, or all over Hawaii, excellent resort deals exist if you know where to look. Just think – the more you save on accommodations, the more you’ll have to spend on adventurous excursions, delectable cuisine, and mai tai’s on the beach!