Holiday Surf Hotel is wonderful for local charm and hospitality, and it’s another one of the best cheap hotels Honolulu has to offer. There are apartments or studios you can choose from, with each room featuring a kitchenette and a lanai (balcony).
Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki is one of the rare cheap hotels in Honolulu that offers free breakfast. With the cost of food in Hawaii, that is a big deal! Rooms start at $132 for a room big enough for two adults and two kiddos.
If you’re wondering where to stay in Honolulu on a budget, the Ramada Plaza Waikiki is one of the best Oahu cheap hotels if you plan on staying 3 nights or more. With a 3-day or longer stay, a double room will set you back about $117 per night on special.