Oahu - Modern Paradise
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Oahu - Where modern life meets tropical paradise! It's where you stay in high rise hotels, shop in designer stores, enjoy vibrant nightlife, then rest and rejuvenate on world renowned beaches. Just so you can do it all again. Stroll down Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki and you're on the Rodeo Drive of the Pacific or go shopping at the massive Ala Moana Center a short drive away. If it's time for some sun & surf, head to Waikiki Beach or up to the North Shore to see gigantic waves. All on one Island - Oahu.
World Famous Beaches
From the storied Waikiki Beach to the sands of the North Shore and the World's Best Beach in Kailua.The beaches on Oahu are famous for a reason.
It's not just about the golden beds that cradle you better than any feather mattress. It's Diamond Head looking down on you as you take a dip in Waikiki.
It's emerald green mountains that provide the backdrop on the Waimanalo side of the Island or the wall of surf crashing toward the shore. That's what takes these beaches to a whole 'nother level. What are the 5 Best Beaches on Oahu?
Staying in Waikiki? You can walk Kalakaua Avenue, going from one top designer store to the next. Tiffany's. Chanel. Fendi. They're all here along with every other top line. More of a mall shopper? In a few minutes you're at the sprawling Ala Moana Center.
It's not just the largest shopping mall in Hawaii. It's the largest open-air shopping center in the world. You could spend a few of your vacation days here, if your pocketbook lasts that long!
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Amazing Nightlife, Hawaii Style
Ready for some fine dining? Both Waikiki & the Ala Moana Center feature top restaurants of every cuisine imaginable. You'll find 3 of Zagat's Top Hawaii Restaurants - Michel's, La Mer & Nobu Waikiki - just a steps from your hotel in Waikiki.
There's bars, live music & nightlife in this same district, as well as in Ala Moana Center, too. You can shop, dine and enjoy a great evening's entertainment in the same place! There's always something going on in Waikiki & all over the Island. If your vacation calls for fun after the sun sets, Oahu is your Island!
Find Out More About Oahu
You can plan your vacation on Oahu right now. You can look a guest reviews of Waikiki Hotels, check out photos of the rooms/amenities and even make your reservations online in seconds. Maybe see what's available in Disney's Aulani Resort? Or check out what you can be experiencing in our Oahu activities and attractions, from dolphin encounters to dinner cruises to the always amazing Polynesian Cultural Center. The best Oahu Vacation Packages and Deals are here on Best of Hawaii!
If you'd like to learn more about Oahu, what to see and where to go, we've got you covered. Real all about it on our More About Oahu page.