Ambassador Hotel Waikiki Beach Blog

New Blog posts are added regularly to help you make the most of your visit to Oahu!

Whether you're coming for a short visit or an extended stay, our blog provides useful information about dining, shopping, attractions, and more. Browse articles about nearby restaurants, Oahu tours, holiday events, and much more!

Check back often as you plan your visit to our beautiful island as new posts are added often. The staff at Ambassador Hotel Waikiki Beach is here to help you make the most of your visit and to ensure that you have everything you need during your stay. Look through our blog, but also feel free ask our helpful staff for additional tips about shopping, dining, and the most popular things to do on Oahu!

Eat Like a Local at These Restaurants on Oahu!

Eat where the locals eat at these popular Restaurants on Oahu!

November 6, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
Get a feel for island life by eating where the locals eat. Below are some of the local’s favorite Restaurants on Oahu...Read more >

International Market Place, a Popular Oahu Attraction, Has Reopened After Extensive Renovations

The International Market Place is back! Visit this Oahu Attraction during your next stay at our Honolulu Hotel.

October 30, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
For just about 60 years, locals and guests at Honolulu Hotels knew they could always find a great bargain when they visited the International Market Place, which was an open-air market. Today, visitors to the Oahu Attraction will find 3 stories of high-end shops along with several dining options...Read more >

Oahu Attractions: 7 Little Known Pearl Harbor Facts

Enjoy these interesting facts about Pearl Harbor as you plan your visit.

October 11, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
This historic Oahu Attraction welcomes nearly 2 million visitors each year. As you plan your stay at Ambassador Hotel and Pearl Harbor, read over these interesting facts to learn a bit about this Honolulu Attraction...Read more >

Itinerary Ideas When You Only Have One Day On Oahu

Only have One Day on Oahu? Here are some ideas for Things to Do!

September 8, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
You could spend weeks on this beautiful Island and not enjoy all that it has to offer, but some visitors only have a single day to enjoy the wonder of Oahu. Here are some suggestions if you’re trying to decide which Oahu Activities are not to be missed during a very short visit...Read more >

Fancy Yourself a Foodie? You Won’t Want to Miss This Oahu Event!

Love fabulous food? Then consider attending the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival. This 10-day Oahu Event features some of the world’s best chefs and many exciting activities!

September 5, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith

Want to get in good with a foodie? Then bring them to Hawaii to attend the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival. This Oahu Event is a dream for anyone who loves good food. Tickets for the most popular events sell out early, so be sure to reserve yours soon!

Hawaii Food & Wine Festival
When: October 20 throug...

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Hike Diamond Head Crater and Enjoy the View!

Work off that fabulous plate lunch with a hike up one of Oahu’s iconic attractions.

August 16, 2017
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Cindy L. Smith
The view from the summit of Diamond Head Crater is spectacular, and making the roughly one mile hike is a favorite Oahu thing to do...Read more >