The Beach at Aulani


Perfectly positioned on the pristine beaches of Ko Olina, Aulani offers seemingly endless recreation options. Swim, snorkel, paddleboard and play—or simply relax on white sands and savor gentle ocean breezes.

Learn about beach activities, dining and equipment rentals.

  • Beach Activities

    Discover exhilarating activities offered beachside at Makiki Joe's, open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily.

    Activities for families:

    • Authentic Hawaiian Sailing Canoe Experience: Travel as the ancient Hawaiians did aboard an authentic Hawaiian sailing canoe in this experience offered by Hawaiian Ocean Adventures. Visit Makiki Joe's for reservations. Cost is $99 for ages 10 and up, and $79 for children ages 9 and under, not including taxes and gratuities.
    • Ki‘i One – Sculptures in the Sand: Learn sand sculpture techniques on the beach. Then, form teams and compete in a sand sculpting contest!
    • ‘Ohana Beach Games: Families face off in fun, wild and wet challenges at the beach.
    • Toddler Time Splash and Play: The menehune—the mysterious “little people” of the island—have turned the beach into a family play party. Build sand castles, participate in races and watch the kids dig for treasure!

    Activities for teens:

    • NSBZ (North Shore Beach Zone): Designed to evoke the essence of a “North Shore” experience, NSBZ welcomes teens to a fun-filled afternoon on the beach. Come dressed in your best surfing threads—like board shorts, Hawaiian shirts and sunglasses.
    • Sunset Mele: Teens are invited to gather on the beach at sunset for a festive celebration of music and Hawaiian culture.

    While parents play, the little ones can enjoy supervised fun in an oceanside setting at Aunty's Beach House. This state-of-the-art kids' club offers a variety of amusements, from Hawaiian games and hula dancing to Wii™ and Sony PlayStation® video games.

  • Food & Refreshments

    Savor satisfying fare and refreshing beverages in a beautiful beachfront setting at Little ‘Opihi's, located adjacent to Makiki Joe's, offers fresh menu items such as salads, sandwiches and a children's menu.

  • Beach Equipment Rentals

    Beach chairs and umbrellas are complimentary to Aulani Guests—and you may rent kayaks, snorkels, covered loungers and more. Find nearly everything you need to relax or play, offered at Makiki Joe's on the Aulani beach.

    Explore equipment and rates:

    Chairs, Loungers and Umbrellas

    Beach Chairs: Complimentary to Aulani Guests

    Beachside Casabella (2-Seat Lounger With Awning): $45 for a full day*

    Umbrella: Complimentary to Aulani Guests

    Sports and Play Equipment

    Boogie Boards: Complimentary to Aulani Guests

    Kayaks: $20 per hour for a double kayak and $15 per hour for a single kayak

    Sand Toys: Complimentary to Aulani Guests

    Snorkel Sets: $20 for a full day and $15 for a half-day

    Stand-Up Paddleboard: $30 per hour (must stay in lagoons)

    Makiki Joe's is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily at the Aulani beach. Advance reservations are not available.

  • Casabella (Lounger) Rentals at ‘AMA‘AMA

    Unwind in a luxurious casabella (2-seat lounger with awning) overlooking Ko Olina beach at ‘AMA‘AMA restaurant.

    Explore locations and rental rates:

    ‘AMA‘AMA Upper Veranda: Includes 2 casabellas. $90 for a full day.

    ‘AMA‘AMA Lower Veranda: Includes 3 casabellas. $135 for a full day.

    Executive ‘AMA‘AMA Lanai: Includes 2 casabellas, 4 lounge chaises, 2 tables 2 umbrellas, a locking cabinet, a fruit platter, towels and 8 bottles of water. $275 for a full day.

    ‘AMA‘AMA Casabellas are available on a first-come, first-served basis and may be used from 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. daily. Advance reservations are not available. Check in at Rainbow Reef between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to check availability for that day.

  • Accessibility

    A limited number of sand wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis for use on our beach areas. Please note, however, the sand wheelchairs are not designed for use in the water.

Prices and activities are subject to change.

* The beachside casabella is available for rent on a first-come, first-served basis and can be used between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Advance reservations are not available. To check availability, visit Makiki Joe's between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawai‘i

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Seasonal Sample Rate Calendar

Our rates vary throughout the year based on vacation seasons. All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice.

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  • Off-Peak Season - From $429
  • Regular Season - from $451
  • Holiday Season - From $567

Please note: Per night price is based on a standard room during the dates highlighted, and does not include tax. Prices and availability are not guaranteed, and prices are subject to change

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