Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort
Experience Honolulu and Waikiki
Explore the iconic attractions and activities of Honolulu, Oahu when you stay at Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort. Steps from the sand and surf of Waikiki Beach, the energetic Waikiki Beach Walk, and the city’s shopping and entertainment district.
We invite you to experience what makes our property a special place. Our complimentary cultural activities offer a glimpse into Hawaii's rich heritage. Practice easy traditional crafts, learn the rhythms of the islands, and listen to master artists tell their stories through songs.
Fall in love all over again. Renew your vows on the shimmering sands of Waikiki Beach with a traditional Hawaiian ceremony. Performed weekly and complimentary for guests.
Mondays and Thursdays at 8 am
Alii Deck (beachfront by the pool)
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Decorate your very own melia (plumeria) flower hair accessory. Discover the hidden meaning behind which ear you wear your pua hakma over.
How do you say your name in Hawaiian? Find out as you create a decorative name tag using the 13 letters in olelo Hawaii (Hawaiian language).
Create our signature bracelet using polished kukui (candlenut tree) nuts. This keepsake is yours to remember your visit to our sandy shores.
Learn about the history of surfing, the life of legendary surfer Duke Kahanamoku and the tales behind the surfing artifacts on display in our surf museum.
Twist lai (ti leaves) to create an authentic kupee (bracelet). In the Hawaiian culture, ti leaves have the power to ward off bad spirits and invite in good spirits.
Watch a master craftsman use a chisel and mallet to transform wood into traditional Hawaiian statues. With every chip of wood, the story is revealed.
String together fresh flowers to create your very own lei. A symbol of love, friendship and celebration, giving a handmade lei is the island way.
Adorn your body wiht kakau or Hawaiian tattoos. Unlike the traditional method of cutting skin and adding ash to the wound, you'll be treated to a painless removable tattoo.
Try your hand at Hawaii's most beloved instrument. Hear happy notes spring from the ukulele as you play your first song. Every strum will make you smile.
Waikiki, the Outrigger Way
Rooted in Waikiki’s iconic surf culture, Waikiki Beach Resort offers plenty of opportunities to hang ten, meet pro surfers, and soak in the island vibes.
Join us for the best party on Waikiki Beach every Sunday night from 4 – 6pm. Drink, eat, and dance while listening to legendary musician Henry Kapono’s live music at this iconic Waikiki restaurant and nightlife spot.
No trip to Hawaii is complete without a surf lesson from the pros. Faith Surf School by the famed Moniz family of surfers is located right on Waikiki Beach. Learn how to surf, stand-up paddleboard and ride a wave in an outrigger canoe on Oahu’s most scenic beach.
Experience Waikiki’s surf culture at this fun, ongoing program only at Outrigger Waikiki. Join us as legendary surfers share their stories and craft with guests.
Forget the hassle of your daily life and pamper yourself amid penthouse ocean views with a soothing and luxuriant spa service.
The best Oahu has to offer
You don’t have to look far to see why Oahu and Waikiki are such special destinations. With rich marine life, epic hiking trails, and sandy beach, you’ll have plenty to explore just steps from the resort.
See incredible marine and wildlife, reefs and corals, and discover the efforts to revitalize Hawaii’s most beautiful bodies of water at this popular nature reserve.
One of Hawaii’s most iconic natural formations, this volcanic crater is a scenic hike to breathtaking views of Honolulu and Oahu’s southern coast.
Encounter more than 3,500 marina animals and learn about conservation efforts of Hawaii’s beautiful reefs and underwater life at this historic aquarium.
Built in 1882 by the last king of Hawaii, King Kalakaua, Iolani Palace was the official residence of the Hawaiian monarcy. Step back in time and into the rooms where the king and queen entertained dignataries from around the world.
Step right up to this unique and challenging railway tie trail and climb more than 1,200 feet to take in the stunning views of Hanauma Bay and the coast.
A scenic and unique way to experience the underwater world of the island, snorkeling Oahu’s stunning bays, lagoons, and reefs is a must.
Exclusive activities for Outrigger DISCOVERY members
Hawaii carries ancient traditions in the art of handicrafts, with wood carvings being a trademark of the islands. Learn about the ancient art of carving from a local master Kawika Manu, and try your hand at carving your own Hawaiian Tiki - Polynesian Gods. Manu brings four generations of woodcarving experience and will share the stories of the various Hawaiian Gods the tikis represent. Take a unique woodcarving souvenir home with you. After the class, head over to Duke’s Waikiki lunch, where you’ll have an ocean-front reserved table and be treated to an island-inspired buffet lunch with tea, coffee, punch or a soft drink.
- Private woodcarving class with a local master Kawika Manu for two
- Woodcarving gift to take home
- Buffet lunch and drinks at Duke's Waikiki
Terms and conditions apply.
Private authentic Haku Lei making class for two
Haku lei is a type of Hawaiian lei that is worn on the head. It is typically made from various fresh flowers, foliage, and other natural materials woven together into a circular or semi-circular shape. The flowers used in a Haku lei can vary depending on the occasion and the availability of flowers. Common flowers used in a Haku lei include plumeria, orchids, hibiscus, pikake, and maile. Other materials, such as ferns, leaves, and grasses, can also be incorporated to add texture and interest to the lei. Haku leis are often worn at special events such as birthdays, weddings, graduations, and hula performances. They are a beautiful way to embrace the island's culture and traditions.
- 90-minute private Haku Lei making class for two
- Keepsake Haku Lei for each participant
Terms and conditions apply.