There’s a big range when estimating a Hawaii trip cost. This Tripadvisor thread has people saying costs from $1,500 per person to $15,000 per person . We estimate a mid-range, family of 4 trip to Hawaii cost $11,000 for 10 days in 2020, in the summer, leaving from the west coast.
Over the last 30 days, all inclusive resorts in Hawaii have been available starting from $186, though prices have typically been closer to $379. Price estimates were calculated on October 17, 2020.
In 2019, on our personal finance website, we estimated that a comparable mid-range trip to Hawaii would cost $10,100 for a family of four . How does that measure up now? If you book right now, a 10-day trip to Hawaii in June 2021 for a family of four will cost $8,914.
How to do Hawaii on a budget Go in late winter or early fall. Opt for a mid-scale hotel. Hit the beach and take a hike. Eat a Hawaiian lunch, poke and market food. Avoid renting a car and use public transportation. Watch a hula show, see fireworks, and take a cultural class. Enjoy a reasonably priced massage.
If Mexico and Florida are alternatives, you really want a deal on a tropical vacation, but not on a trip to Hawaii . For potential visitors, Hawaii is not worth the trip if: You just want a warm place to escape from the snow. You want a place with cheap food just like you get at home.
Put these numbers on your website. A vacation to Hawaii for one week usually costs around $1,882 for one person. So, a trip to Hawaii for two people costs around $3,765 for one week . A trip for two weeks for two people costs $7,529 in Hawaii .
Read more about the high season and the low season on Hawaii elsewhere on our website. In our opinion, the best time to avoid the crowds and find the cheapest tickets to the Big Island is between mid-April and May and in September and October.
Generally, the best weather in Hawaii can be experienced in June, July and September . This is when travelers can expect the least amount of rainfall along with warm water temperatures. However, Hawaii has pretty great weather year-round (after all, the Aloha State experiences only two seasons).
Maui is generally a safe place, both for visitors and those of us who live here. Our island welcomes nearly 3 million visitors each year, and the vast majority of those people experience nothing more distressing than a sunburn. Crime does exist on Maui .
While many vacations are five to seven days long, we recommend staying for at least 10 days to enjoy your Hawaiian vacation. The time change is difficult to adjust to at first and takes about 3 days to get fully acclimated. So, allowing a couple days to get over the jet lag is important.
Often thought of as the most luxurious of the islands due to its large array of four- and five-diamond beachfront resorts, Maui provides a more relaxed stay-on-the-resort type of vacation than Oahu .
Hawaii on a budget FAQs As a baseline, domestic plane tickets to Hawaii cost $350-650 per person in 2020. Hotel or Airbnb accommodations cost $150-600 per night. The cost of food varies tremendously, but budget at least $40 per person per day if you ‘ll be eating all your meals at restaurants.
Unlike Jamaica or Cancun where all – inclusive resorts are common, Hawaii only has one true all – inclusive hotel: The Travassa Hana, Maui. This is because Hawaii is a safe destination and tourists are encouraged to venture outside the hotel for dining, excursions, and other sightseeing activities.