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Waikiki Starlight Luau

Hilton Hawaiian Village, 2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
+1 808-941-5828
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Average food and entertainment

Recently went as a couple to this luau as we were staying at the Hilton and it was nice and close... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
corinna033
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Medicine Hat, Canada
via mobile
Better than expected

High quality performances and buffet food was better than expected. The downside is the rooftop... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PeterJ2803
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Baulkham Hills, Australia
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Hilton Hawaiian Village, 2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recently went as a couple to this luau as we were staying at the Hilton and it was nice and close. We only got the standard seats that were advertised at 111/person but were actually 116/person. The line to get in moves quick and we...More

1  Thank corinna033
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

High quality performances and buffet food was better than expected. The downside is the rooftop location which does get very windy.

Thank PeterJ2803
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read mostly mixed reviews but decided to risk it and we were very pleased. It’s a Luau people, of course this is one of the most touristy things you can do -so- just go with it. We opted fir the Diamond Premier which was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entertainment was great! Don’t go for the food and drinks or you might be slightly let down. But the entertainment was fabulous! Get there by 4:40 or else you’ll be waiting in a long line.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am expected so much more from Hilton. Food was just okay. Dancers were good. Really no service. If you wanted a drink you had to go get it yourself. Sodas 5 dollars. I have seen 3 other luaus in my life and this was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this experience this week after receiving a discount at the Hilton Vacation Properties presentation. Greg was accommodating and changed our night when the outdoor event was rained out. For the price, we were very happy with the food and especially the entertainment....More

1  Thank swilliams1708
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The event takes place on the top of the Hilton Hawaiian Village conference center. The food is ok. The performers however are very very good and their show is excellent.

Thank Zavos
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Can you say "herding cattle"? That's what this experience is all about. We arrived vouchers in hand at the Luau location at 5:15 pm. It took 20 minutes to arrive at the front of the line to hand in our tickets. It then took another...More

2  Thank ChuckDallas
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I have been to many Luaus and this is hands down the most beautiful. They deliver year after year. Well worth seeing. I've seen it probably 30 times and it never gets old. Take your camera and get a good seat.

Thank Shanna M
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Definitely not my favorite. The show was good, we paid for golden circle, they didn't give us the leis, or the drink tickets we had to ask for both. Also, we were supposed to ear first and that too didn't happen. The food was just...More

Thank Brandi B
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Duerks
12 April 2017|
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Response from warrior96 | Reviewed this property |
The luau is not held on the rooftop on Fridays. Instead, there is something held on the lawn adjacent to the Duke Kahanamoku Lagoon. Not sure about the view from there.
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Alex K
20 July 2015|
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Response from Jack G | Reviewed this property |
The tickets that you are referring to could be the one that are given as an incentive to view the Hilton Grand Vacation. This would be your choice and could be what you have heard about.
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