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Polynesian Cultural Center

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Polynesian Cultural Center Admission
From US$64.95*
Polynesian Cultural Center Admission
From US$64.95*
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The Polynesian Cultural Center, voted the #1 attraction in Hawaii by USA Today, is located along the famous North Shore of Oahu. Explore 42 acres of tropical splendor featuring 6 authentic villages representing the island cultures of Hawaii, Fiji...more
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55-370 Kamehameah Hwy., Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2113
+1 800-367-7060
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All reviews breath of life ambassador package canoe pageant luau dinner super ambassador canoe ride different cultures brigham young university ambassador luau island buffet no alcohol prime rib theme park cultural experience tour guide hands on activities front row seats
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was friendly and fun! The shows were amazing and entertaining. I suggest getting a package with a guide. We had Peter who was awesome. That way you get to different island shows on time and you dont miss the good stuff. You also...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Gasolinebutt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, you need a full day from opening at 11:45, through the 7:30, Ha, Breath if Life show, to adequately see and enjoy the park. Second, all I can say about the terrible and poor reviews is , you can’t please everyone. This would be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plan on spending the day here if you want to get the whole experience. Each "island" has it's own show and specific cultural activities. We found it difficult to schedule our day around being at the right place at the right time. We did, however,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SportMom456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought the Luau was a bit hectic and we had to share with a complete stranger couple and then were 2 seats short on our table. Everyone was nice...the food was so so...nothing special. Short program that was difficult to follow...dancers were fine but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cdsdz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got to the PCC when it opened for the day (11am or Noon) and stayed the rest of the day, including the luau and the Ha, Breath of Life show. The "shopping village" was nice and actually had a ton of cool stuff but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the ambassador tour so we were able to enjoy the canoe parade the dinner, and attend the show. It was money well spent and I plan to return as soon as I can.Even with a guide, we did not have enough time there. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank barbaraengdahl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent New Year’s Eve here. Great way to end the year! We had the super ambassador tour so had a private guide. We had front from seats for everything including the luau and Ha. Had been here 4.5 years ago and they have changed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Turtleta2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our day learning about the Polynesian culture! This is is a family friendly place. A lot of shows and dancing. We ate at the luau and watched the Breath of Life show. The food was good and the show was amazing! However, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shethelady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place!! We bought the admission plus show package, dinner was included. Money well spent!! The tour of the islands kept us busy with engaging cultural presentations on each island and the canoe pageant mid day. Dinner at the island buffet was excellent- they cooked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shalini_rao
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Polynesian Cultural Center on two different days. The first day we ate at their restaurant "Pounders" and looked around in the tourist shops. Our next visit we bought tickets for the villages, luau, and evening "Ha" show. Their website and ticket...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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27 December 2018|
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Response from Edazzo | Reviewed this property |
No Problem you will be fine and not miss anything all seating is really good. We were 3 rows from front row middle, loved it !
16 December 2018|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
FYI-if you purchase the Twilight tour, they do not honor the tour as advertised. We arrived early afternoon for the tour and was told we were on our own until the luau even though our package included a private tour... More
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10 November 2018|
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Response from raquelrT9695PB | Reviewed this property |
No, It is managed by the Mormon Church so NO Alcohol. Raquel