Daily Costs

Budget: Less than $100

  • Waikiki hostel: $25–35
  • Buses to get around: $2.50
  • Local-style plate lunch: $8–10
  • Tap beer: $3.50–6

Midrange: $100–250

  • Waikiki budget hotel: $100–160
  • Car rental for a couple of days: $80–100
  • Activities like surfing or stand up paddling: $80–120
  • Restaurant meals: $15–30

Top End: More than $250

  • Full-service resort room: $250 and up
  • Top-chef-made meals: $25 and up
  • Oʻahu Helicopter Tour: $240
  • Evening cocktails and entertainment: $30 and up