Woman enjoying the waves on a surfboard near Stay Hotel Waikiki

What to See

Explore These Stunning Waikiki Attractions​

Stunning natural beauty, captivating cultural landmarks and exciting outdoor activities await you on the island of Oahu – and with a picture-perfect location near the beach, Stay Hotel Waikiki puts the best things to see, do and experience right at your fingertips.

Aerial view of Diamond Head near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Climb Diamond Head

Scale this iconic Oahu landmark, enjoy a 760 ft summit, and savor unparalleled sunrise views.

Distant view of Waimea Bay near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Explore the Rugged North Shore

Don't miss Oahu's North Shore. Famous for big wave beaches, Haleiwa town, and scenic countryside drives.

Sign of Polynesian Cultural Center near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Spend a Day at the Polynesian Cultural Center

Immerse yourself in seven South Pacific villages. Enjoy shows, canoeing, and a grand luau.

Aerial view of crowded Waikiki beach near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Discover Waikiki

Over a million visitors flock to this evolving city each year.

Mini waterfall in Waimea Valley near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Hike up to Waimea Falls

Stroll to a pleasant 15ft waterfall in Waimea Valley. Surrounded by botanical gardens, it offers a swim-friendly pool.

A surfer surfing on the ocean waves near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Learn to Surf

Paddle out at Waikiki or North Shore. Beginner-friendly lessons available for mastering the waves.

Aerial view of Hanauma Bay near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Snorkel Hanauma Bay

Explore a marine sanctuary with 300+ fish species. Daily visitor limit ensures a unique experience.

Close-up of Shaved ice served at Stay Hotel Waikiki

Enjoy a Hawaiian Shave Ice

Try this iconic treat, especially on the North Shore, known for diverse flavors and competition.

Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor at Stay Hotel Waikiki

Trip to Pearl Harbor

With 1.8 million annual visitors, explore the Arizona Memorial, USS Bowfin, USS Battleship Missouri, and the Pacific Aviation Museum.

People attending a campaign event at Stay Hotel Waikiki

Attend an Evening Luau

Join the #1 Oahu attraction. Experience live entertainment, enjoy mai tais, indulge in buffet delights, and embrace the magic of tiki torches and conch shells.