Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Hawaii’s New B&B Laws

From luxury beachfront resorts, heavenly hotels, and enchanting inns to charming bed and breakfasts, rustic cabins, and vacation rentals, the Hawaiian Islands are home to more accommodations than we could ever hope to count. With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to choose where you want to stay. As of August 1, 2019, there will be fewer options for those looking to stay on the island of Oahu.

The regulation of unhosted, transient short-term vacation rentals in the Hawaiian Islands has long been a hot-button issue, and now, the City and County of Honolulu has taken a stance on the issue, promising to crack down on these illegal bed and breakfasts. Signed into law by Mayor Kirk Caldwell on June 25, 2019, and going into effect this week visitors need to know how this law will affect them. Here are 8 things you should know about these new laws.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

So, tell us, what do you think about these new laws? Do you believe the government will actually crack down on Oahu’s illegal B&Bs? Sound off in the comments below.