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What You Should Do Now to Get Ready for Summer in Hawai‘i

March 28th, 2021 Shopping
What You Should Do Now to Get Ready for Summer in Hawai‘i

Planning a trip to Hawai‘i this summer? With the season just around the corner, it’s time to focus on how you’ll be spending your days. From what to do to what to pack, our summer cheat sheet will help you cut through the chaos of planning a vacation. Whether you’re traveling to O‘ahu for a few days or a few weeks, here’s what you should do now to get ready for summer in Hawai‘i.

Due to COVID-19, attractions mentioned may be closed or cancelled without notice. We recommend checking City and County of Honolulu or State of Hawai‘i mandates and individual websites for operating hours, updates, and social distancing measures before booking and visiting. Please travel responsibly and follow mask requirements and social distancing procedures. Visit for details on planning your visit to Hawaii and registration information for all trans-pacific passengers.

Book Ahead

After you’ve marked your calendar for your getaway to Hawai‘i, secure your travel tickets in advance for ultimate savings. Flights, car rentals, and hotel accommodations can fill up fast. Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel can help you with all three. Book all your vacation needs in one convenient location with our Air Inclusive packages. Snag some of the lowest fares of the season when you stay with us on Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki and only steps from Kuhio Beach, popular restaurants, and world class shopping.

Learn Something New

Vacations present the ideal opportunity to try something new. Be it reaching a personal best or trying a new activity, get a jump on what you’d like to accomplish while on vacation. If you wait until summer in Hawai‘i to take on a new skill, you might never get out there! The gentle surf makes Waikiki the ideal location to give surfing a shot. Or if you’re an adrenaline junkie, O‘ahu has plenty of attractions for thrill-seekers, from hiking gorgeous mountain ridgelines to adrenaline-pumping watersports. Try to incorporate these activities into your schedule now, as it will only help you stay motivated and focused when you’re faced with the real thing in Hawai‘i.

Prepare Your Mind, Body, and Soul

Spring into summer with a healthy mindset. It’s natural to slow down a bit in the winter, but health matters if your aim is to make the most of Hawai‘i’s hot and dry season. You’ll want to be in top shape for an adventurous summer. Get outside and start moving. Hydrate yourself to elevate your energy levels and fuel your body with healthy foods.

Make your Summer Essentials Purchases

Don’t wait until the last minute to get your packing list in order. Make the season shine by getting everything on your summer in Hawai‘i  wishlist now. From the coolest beach floats, towels, bags, and sunscreen, to on-trend sunglasses, bathing suits, beach cover-ups, and hiking shoes, begin the season in style.

Plan Summer in Hawai‘i Activities

Make your warm-weather dreams come true by getting to know your destination before you visit. Plan which events and activities to attend and snag tickets to boat cruises, tours, museums, zoos, aquariums, or luaus ahead of time. Don’t wait until the last minute and risk sign-ups being closed or full. If you want to experience a destination, you must also taste it! Seek out restaurants in this popular culinary destination. Our Blog is packed with food for thought to get you started. Often the most memorable aspects of a vacation happen serendipitously. Be spontaneous and go somewhere you’ve never been. O‘ahu is filled with hidden gems that may have slipped your radar.

Begin planning your Hawaiian getaway with Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel on Kalakaua Avenue and only steps from Waikiki Beach. Raise a chilled glass to summer in Hawai‘i now and book our Escape to Hawai‘i offer to enjoy extended discounts of up to 30%.

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