Family Travel Destinations – Hawaiian Islands

Traveling to the Hawaiian islands with your baby, toddler, or preschooler? Here is a guide to our posts on family travel destinations, resorts, and activities–and tips!–for the Hawaiian Islands, listed by island in ABC order. Features on our sister site Family Travel 411 are noted as such.


General Hawaii Family Travel Tips

Best baby carrier for Hawaii vacation with 14-month-old?

Hawaii baby gear rental agencies

Hawaii hotel babysitter and vacation nanny agencies



Big Island with Kids

 Hiking Kiluaea Iki Crater, Volcanoes National Park – pregnant

best travel strollers and gear for travel with babies and toddlers


Kauai with Kids

Review of Castle Kaha Lani condos

Review of (Aqua) Kauai Beach Resort

Kauai’s best beach for babies and toddlers

Kauai’s best north shore beaches for kids

Kauai’s best playground (and off-airport waiting area) for families

Visiting the National Tropical Botanical Garden, Poipu

Kauai fun with little kids? Leave it to the Looky Board.

Juice truck at Hanalei

Dressed cute for a cause in Kauai

Salt Pond Park – beach haven for little kids and little critters

Finding a vacation babysitter or nanny in Kauai

The upside of jetlag with kids

 The 411 on Kauai with Kids (at Family Travel 411)



Maui with Kids

Review of Wailea Beach Villas Penthouse

Review of Napili Kai Beach Resort

Review of Travaasa Hana for Families (Family Travel 411)

How to build a budget-friendly Maui family vacation (Family Travel 411)

Boogie boarding at Ulua Beach – “Today I am a Mom”

Finding Maui’s north shore baby beach (minutes from the airport!)

Our visit to the Maui Ocean Center: The Hawaiian Aquarium

Iao Valley banyan tree



Oahu with Kids

Oahu’s 5 Best Beaches for Kids Under 5 (baby- and toddler-friendly beaches)

How to find a trustworthy hotel babysitter on Oahu


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