Kulaokahua, Honolulu, HI

Kulaokahua Neighborhood Guide Honolulu, HI

About

Kulaokahua, popularly known as the "Central Honolulu," is one of the prominent neighborhoods of Honolulu, Hawaii, perfectly situated between Piikoi St and Pensacola St. It is bisected by the famous Kapiolani Boulevard and is near the H-1 highway, which offers easy access to all parts of the island. The neighborhood is filled with a mix of skyscrapers and residential areas, creating a vibrant urban atmosphere. It's home to the iconic Honolulu Museum of Art, adding a touch of culture and sophistication.

What You Will Love about Kulaokahua, Honolulu, Hawaii

  • The neighborhood boasts an urban lifestyle with several shopping and dining options scattered in its locale.
  • It is just a stone's throw away from Ala Moana Beach Park, perfect for beach and nature lovers.
  • Its proximity to H-1 Highway makes it easy for commuting or exploring other parts of the Island.
  • The presence of the Honolulu Museum of Art within the neighborhood brings a cultural touch to the residents' life.

What’s Nearby

Kulaokahua is in close proximity to the Ala Moana Center, the world's largest open-air shopping center. It's also near Makiki Park, a popular recreational spot for local families, and the Waikiki neighborhood, famous for its beautiful beaches. The neighborhood is also just a short drive from downtown Honolulu, making it perfect for those who work or have businesses in the city.

Lifestyle

Kulaokahua offers a cosmopolitan lifestyle with access to a wide range of amenities. From spending a day at the Honolulu Museum of Art to dining at trendy cafes or shopping at the local markets, there is always something to do. Its location near the beach also provides an easy escape to nature, offering residents a balanced urban-beach lifestyle.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 433 restaurants, 40 grocery stores, and 27 parks within a mile of the Kulaokahua neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Makiki Shopping Village

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    1249 Wilder Ave

  • GROCERY
    Village Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    1249 Wilder Ave

  • GROCERY
    Safeway

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1234 S Beretania St

  • GROCERY
    Makiki Farmers' Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1515 Wilder Ave

  • GROCERY
    Mercado De La Raza

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1315 S Beretania St

  • GROCERY
    Foodland

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.3 miles

    1460 S Beretania St

Kulaokahua Apartments and Rentals

156 Rental properties in Kulaokahua, Honolulu, HI.

  • 2029 Algaroba St #201 property

    $2,100

    2029 Algaroba St #201

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    600 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 1521 Alexander St #1506 property

    $2,800

    1521 Alexander St #1506

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    990 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 2009 Waiola St property

    $1,550

    2009 Waiola St

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    500 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 1929 Date St #GROUND property

    $2,700

    1929 Date St #GROUND

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1023 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 1710 Punahou St #603 property

    $2,900

    1710 Punahou St #603

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1144 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 1621 Dole St #108 property

    $2,500

    1621 Dole St #108

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    865 Sqft

    Available Now

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
3.8%
216.5%
utilities
2.5%
57.4%
food
1.9%
18.7%
transportation
0.7%
36.2%
healthcare
0.2%
24.2%

Kulaokahua Demographics

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Kulaokahua Reviews

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  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Safe For Families

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 3 of 5 renters

Kulaokahua Schools

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4%
Zone 2Neighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$1,700
4%
MakikiNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
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19%
DowntownNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
KakaakoNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
ManoaNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
Ward VillageNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
Zone 1Neighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$995
37%
PalamaNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
Lower ManoaNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$1,300--
Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. LouisNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$2,800--
Ala WaiNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
HickhamNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
KaimukiNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$895--
PaloloNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii----
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Liliha - KapalamaNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$1,500--
Alewa HeightsNeighborhood in Honolulu, Hawaii$995--
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