Meeting with people from all over the globe. 99% friendly, cant get lonely here when traveling alone. Everyone is included.
Superb location in Waikiki. literally a 2 minute walk to the beach. Paid parking nearby if needed and free parking if you can find it within a few blocks.
Easy access to public transportation to get out of the city.
I am a little older than the majority at a hostel (54) but felt included, kind of important in a coed 8 sleeper room. But then, hostels and the global traveli - Anonymous