Honolulu is a shop-a-holic's dream destination with an abundance of fashion stores, markets, outdoor shopping strips and luxury boutiques. With so many fabulous shopping destinations to squeeze in between beach sessions and sunset cocktails, take your pick from our favourites. Just be sure you have some room in your suitcase!
Get your wallets ready and check out these hot shopping spots: Ala Moana Centre, International Market Place, Weikele Premium Outlets, Luxury Row, Aloha Stadium Swap Meet, Honolulu Night Market, Roberta Oaks, WIMINI and Hilo Hattie's.
Ala Moana Centre
Label lovers will love Ala Moana Centre, AKA the world’s largest open-air shopping mall. Housing almost 300 retailers, you will be spoilt for choice with stores ranging from high-end luxury designer brands like Nordstrom, Prada, Bulgari, Jimmy Choo, Valentino, Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga, Dior, Gucci and Burberry to middle-range brands like Forever 21, Foot Locker, Sephora, Vans and Zara. When hunger strikes, you’ll be spoilt for choice with about 70 restaurants and bars.
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International Market Place
Forget your favourite swimming costume? This fashion emergency can be sorted at International Market Place. There are plenty of spots to grab a hot new bikini at like Seafolly Australia and Billabong. Apart from these, there are more than 90 other stores including Abercrombie & Fitch, Burberry, Christian Louboutin, Michael Kors, Rolex and Swarovski.
Once you're about to drop, dine under the stars at the centre's open-air Grand Lānai, Waikiki's biggest group of restaurants.
Waikele Premium Outlets
Waikele Premium Outlets is your one-stop shop for big brands at discounted prices including Cartier, Armani Exchange, Tommy Hilfiger, Jimmy Choo, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Banana Republic and more. It also houses medium priced brands like Adidas, Asics, Converse, Levi’s, Skechers and Vans.
If you’ve got a big wallet and are ready to spend, then Luxury Row will be your favourite new hangout. This high-end shopping centre only has a few stores and they’re all designer - Chanel, Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Coach, Tiffany & Co., Miu Miu, Bottega Veneta and Moncler.
Aloha Stadium Swap Meet
If you're after unique pieces that can't be found at mainstream malls, then check out Aloha Stadium Swap Meet. With over 400 local traders selling clothing, art, handmade trinkets and other Hawaiian products, it makes Aloha Stadium Swap Meet Hawaii's biggest open air flea market.
Hours: Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday at 8am-3pm.
Roberta Oaks is a lesser-known boutique for tourists, but popular with trendy locals. At this hidden gem, you can pick up graphic Aloha shirts, handmade in Honolulu. Other bright-coloured clothing and accessories for men, women and even pets can be found here.
WINIMI is a cute, eco-friendly shop that is hidden away in a car park in Honolulu. With influences from Hawaii and Japan the cool, vibrant one-of-a-kind prints come on shirts, tote bags and more. From kids to adults, there is something for everyone.
You can’t leave Honolulu without getting a kitsch Hawaiian shirt for yourself or as a gift for your friends and family back home, and Hilo Hattie’s is the place to go.
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