Plenty of accommodations are available in Hawaii in the various cities and towns in the several islands that constitute the state of Hawaii. The accommodations vary from 5-star hotels to bed & breakfast, as well as inns, resorts and rented apartments to suit the budgets of all types of travellers. The capital city of Honolulu is the central place for tourists to move around. Hence, staying in Honolulu is the best possible option. Still, if you wish to spend a day or two in other places of interest, then you can also look up the accommodations in places, such as Wailea Makena, Waikoloa, Princeville, Kapaa, Kailua Kona, Volcano, etc. Some of the best hotels in Honolulu with a swimming pool are presented here for general guidance.
If you are a tourist that prefers 5-start accommodation, then Kahala Hotel and Resort Honolulu near the famous Waikiki beach in the plush Kahala district of Honolulu is the ideal hotel for you. This grand hotel contains 338 rooms and suites, apart from 5 restaurants, one swimming pool, fitness room, gymnasium, sauna, massage/beauty centre, golf course, and bar/lounge. The hotel is unique for a natural lagoon of 26,000 square feet, home to 6 Atlantic Bottlenose dolphins and extraordinary displays every day by special dolphin trainers. Charges start from $346 for a single room per person.
If your preference is 4-star category hotels, then Embassy suites Waikiki Beach Walk Honolulu provides an open air ‘Grand Lanai” in the fourth floor, featuring a swimming pool, a sundeck, a pool bar, a whirlpool spa, and covered pavilion seating, along with special breakfasts and night entertainments. Rooms are priced $206 onwards.
Another 4-star hotel in the same range is Sheraton Waikiki Hotel Honolulu, situated in Kalakaua Avenue. The hotel contains five dining venues, apart from a swimming pool, gymnasium, fitness room, massage/beauty centre, and golf course. Room prices start from $186.
Marriot Resort Waikiki Beach Honolulu is also in the same $186 range with 4-star rating and is located in the same Kalakaua Avenue. Hilton Hawaiian Village Resort Honolulu is another 4-star hotel in Kalia Road, with prices of room starting from $189. Both hotels have swimming pools.
Other 4-star hotels with cheaper prices and swimming pool facilities are Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach Hotel Honolulu in Kalakaua Avenue, Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki Honolulu in Holomoana Street and Hilton Waikiki Prince Kuhio Hotel Honolulu in Kuhio Avenue. Room prices are $139, $132 and $133 onwards, respectively.
Hotels with 3-star rating and possessing swimming pools are Pacific Beach Hotel Honolulu in Kalakaua Avenue, Aqua Bamboo Hotel Honolulu in Kuhio Avenue, Doubletree Alana Hotel Waikiki Honolulu in Ala Moana Boulevard, Ohana Airport Hotel Honolulu in Nimitz Highway, Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel Honolulu in Kaiulani Avenue, Ohana Waikiki Beachcomber Hotel Honolulu, Ala Moana Hotel Honolulu in Atkinson Drive and Aston Waikiki Beach Resort Honolulu in Kalakaua Avenue. Room prices range upwards of $109, $95, $97, $93, $117, $115, $93 and $107, respectively for the above hotels.
Several other 3-star hotels are available in Honolulu in price ranges of $60 and $70. Further cheaper accommodations can be found in budget hotels, inns, bed & breakfasts and apartments for rent in Honolulu and other island towns in Hawaii but swimming pools may not be available in them. Still, with so many safe beaches in Hawaii, staying in places without a swimming pool does not pose a problem to Hawaii tourists.