The building you are referring to has lots of homeless roaming due to the bus stop in front of the building. Also, is loud due to the bus stop. If you are looking for a safe and quite building you might want to try another building. Thank you and have a great day.... more
As in any community I would say stick with the crowds and avoid dark alleys at night. There is a lot of night life in Waikiki and people are walking around all hours. As other people have stated, it's best to check out an area in the daytime. On the whole I believe Honolulu is considered fairly "safe" compared to other major cities.
The web address below is for a crime map from the Honolulu Police Department website which will provide you with some current statistics on different areas of the island. I hope this helps.... more