Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach

Welcome to Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach

Enjoy historic oceanfront luxury on Waikiki Beach

Step back in time at the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach. Widely known as the "First Lady of Waikiki," our historic Honolulu hotel first opened its doors in 1901, offering a seamless blend of Victorian elegance and contemporary comfort. Boasting an unbeatable location, our Honolulu resort spans 600 feet of oceanfront shoreline on legendary Waikiki Beach. Located at the very center of Waikiki’s vibrant shopping, dining and entertainment attractions, the resort features three distinct wings: the historic Banyan Wing, the airy Diamond Wing, and the contemporary Tower Wing. Our hotel in Oahu is renowned for its famous banyan tree, oceanfront pool, fitness center and wellness classes, the only award-winning beachfront spa in Waikiki, and six restaurants and dining options. Host an event with us in Honolulu to take advantage of stunning outdoor venues. Allow the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach, to create timeless traditions of beachfront luxury.

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Sustainability at The Moana Surfrider

Want to know more about what our hotel is doing to become more responsible and environmentally-friendly? Click below to see the Moana Surfrider’s approach to sustainability.

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Our Famous Breakfast Buffet Returns

Come celebrate the return of our beloved breakfast buffet after a three-year absence. Choose from selections like the Moana’s signature “beautiful pancakes”, the Japanese breakfast station, eggs benedict, and more.

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Moana Lani Spa Wellness Trends

Indulge in self-care with newly unveiled wellness offerings at our Moana Lani Spa, A Heavenly Spa by Westin. In select services, we proudly feature Ola Tropical Apothecary products, hand-crafted skincare centered on the Hawaiian concept of beauty and wellness.

Turning Moments Into Memories Since 1901

The Moana Surfrider’s signature guest experiences and activities include historic tours, wellness activities and more.

Hotel Special Events Calendar

There’s always something going on at the Moana Surfrider, highlighted by exquisite one-off events organized by our award-winning culinary team. Book your reservation today!

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Immerse yourself in the healing waters of Waikiki as you experience a traditional Hawaiian sunrise ceremony to renew the mind, body and spirit.

Hiuwai Ho'ala

Malama Hawaii

As the first hotel in Waikiki, the Moana Surfrider carries kuleana to honor this place and grow our sustainability mission. Our beloved Banyan Tree has sheltered and nurtured many under its branches over the past 100 years, and we share that same responsibility and calling.

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Resort Cultural Activities

We’re proud to offer a variety of cultural and historic activities to connect you to our beloved island home.

Hiuwai Ho'ala

Hoala Sunrise Ceremony

Welcome the day with a traditional Hawaiian sunrise ceremony, where our guests are encouraged to immerse themselves in the healing waters of Waikiki.

Canoes Waikiki Beach

Outrigger Canoe Surfing

A beloved tradition on Waikiki Beach, guests love the thrill of surfing the break in an outrigger canoe, guided by the legendary Beach Boys.

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Historical Tour

Learn the rich history of the First Lady of Waikiki and hear fascinating stories from back in the day during our historical tours offered twice a week.

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Moana Royal Aerials

Explore the Three Wings of the Hotel

Centrally located in the heart of Waikiki, the Moana Surfrider stands radiant as the only beachfront Oahu hotel that has its Porte Cochere on Kalakaua Avenue. Choose from three charming wings. The Tower Wing is a high-rise tower with 21 floors soaring high above Waikiki Beach; each Tower guest room is a modern, spacious room. The historic Banyan Wing has a relaxing layout that takes advantage of our Hawaii resort's unique design and location. Diamond Wing rooms offer sweeping views of palm trees and Waikiki Beach.

Banyan Classic Ocean Club

Historic Banyan Wing

The Historic Banyan Wing provides an intimate and charming setting reminiscent of a bygone era. Dating back to 1901, each room in the wing is unique due to its place on the National Register of Historic Places.

Tower City Guestroom

Tower Wing

The most contemporary of the three wings, the Tower Wing offers spacious guestrooms with modern furnishings inspired by the culture and history of our beloved Hawaii.

King Diamond Oceanfront Guest Room

Diamond Wing

Originally opened as The Surfrider Hotel, this airy and light-filled wing of the resort runs parallel to Waikiki Beach. Half of the rooms are oceanfront rooms with beloved rocking chairs to enjoy the cool Pacific breezes, the other half have views of vibrant Kalakaua Avenue.

Rooms and Suites

Pool & Beach

Experience All Waikiki Beach Has To Offer

Fronting the world-famous Waikiki Beach, the Moana Surfrider’s beach offers a variety of experiences, including umbrella rentals, surfing lessons, and outrigger canoeing. Learn the history of surfing from the descendants of the original Beach Boys.

Waikiki Surfing

Moana Surfrider Pool

Under the graceful branches of the century-old banyan tree, the our Honolulu hotel pool is an oceanfront amenity at the very center of the resort.

Sunrise at the Moana Pool
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Waikiki Beach Vacation Packages with Airfare

Book a package through Vacations by Marriott and elevate your getaway at the Moana Surfrider. Unwind on the world-famous Waikiki Beach, where pristine sands and turquoise waters await. Soak up the breathtaking scenery or challenge yourself on legendary surfing breaks. This exclusive package whisks you away to an unforgettable Hawaiian adventure.

Weddings and Special Events

Oceanfront Celebrations

For over a century, guests have been celebrating momentous occasions at the Moana. Our Honolulu, Hawaii resort redefines efficient service with an effortless style and gracious attitude that will ensure a truly unforgettable experience for you and your loved ones.

Diamond Lawn Wedding Reception

Wedding Photos on the Grand Staircase

For information on how to book your wedding photo moment on the Moana Surfrider’s historic grand staircase, please review the information below.

Wedding Photos on Staircase

Modern Wellness With an Oceanfront Twist

Wellness in Waikiki

The more you travel, the more your well-being can get left behind. The signature wellness programs for Westin® Hotels & Resorts empower you to sleep, eat, move, feel, work and play well, so you can be at your best while on the road. Don't miss the Honolulu oceanfront resort’s robust calendar of yoga, meditation and other wellness classes. Start your mornings off with a tranquil yoga session held oceanfront at the Diamond Lawn.

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Take a Virtual Tour

You can virtually explore our stunning Honolulu, Hawaii resort and experience full 360-degree views of the property features, guest rooms, restaurants and meeting venues.

Banyan Ocean View

Live View of Waikiki Beach

From sunrise to starlight, our resort is the best hotel on Waikiki Beach, View our live webcam.

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Resort Guest Guide

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What to Expect

Plan and Prepare for your Stay



Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach

2365 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 96815

Tel: +1 808-922-3111
Moana Surfrider Exterior
Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa

From Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL), drive 9 miles (~25 minutes without traffic) to our resort in Waikiki. When you arrive, just hand your keys to our valet staff and start relaxing. Alternatively, you can book our convenient airport shuttle or consider taxi/ride-sharing services.

Book Your Airport Shuttle Now

Experience the most convenient mode of transportation between Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and the resort with our shuttle partner, Hawaii Island Transport Services (HITS). Fees apply and reservations are required. Booking well in advance is strongly recommended.

Introducing the Aloha for Sheraton Maui Ohana Fund

Join us in supporting our Maui community after the Lahaina wildfires.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions