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The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel is wonderful and the beds are so very comfortable. Staff are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Situated on the beach front. Great breakfast included. Air conditioner efficient bit noisy. Wifi was fast

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The service we received was great. Our travel agent had assured us that we would have a king bed, but when we arrived we found that they weren't able to provide this guarantee- you only get that if you book with the hotel direct. The staff went out of their way to make sure we got what we were promised....

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Bucyrus, Ohio
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The property was beautiful, clean, neat and relaxing. We thoroughly enjoyed the wonderful service and the lovely views of the ocean and beach. The food was great and the service excellent. The beach was neat and clean and the umbrella covered chairs were very nice. Thanks.

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Chicago, Il
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This lovely hotel from 1927 remains a classic gem. Unlike the other hotels on Waikiki that are Vegas like this hotel has classic charm. We stayed in the tower rooms ...all ocean view. Complimentary continental breakfast everyday and happy hour cocktails with appetizers. Staff goes above and beyond. Classic rooms are garden view which back in 1927 were coveted because...

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Airdrie, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I cannot express enough how utterly AMAZING my stay was at the Royal Hawaiian! It is now a dream fulfilled! The buildings, the grounds, the staff, the hospitality were all excellent, as one would expect from a property of this caliber! I really felt treated like royalty! One thing that stood out to me were the small personal details such...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Royal Hawaiian is the most beautiful hotel in Waikiki. The location is peaceful and the open garden area feels like a private oasis. A great place to stay if you want to be within walking distance to all the local amenities and still have peace and quiet. If you enjoy a treat walk to Leonard's Bakery for hot fresh...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great ocean front location on Waikiki Beach. And a very beautiful hotel. I think the original hotel part may be a better choice than the Mailani Tower. Located below the Mailani tower is a "kiddie pool" where children are playing, screaming, yelling throughout the day. I know that's what kids do, but when someone is paying for an expensive room...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We found that this hotel with it's open air lobby and the sound of the surf to be excellent. From the greeting at curbside to the wonderful attention of the staff the stay was marvelous. The men at the curbside were fantastic from helping us with our luggage, to assisting us in using Uber, to holding our luggage for the...

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Chicago, IL.
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After my last visit and review in 2015, I wrote RH off. However, the Director of Guest Service at the time, immediately addressed my dissatisfaction by booking us a 3 night stay Thanksgiving week of 2016. Generously gave a free upgrade to a King Kalakaua Oceanview Suite. From the moment of arrival, we received proper aloha greetings and lei's. Check...

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Tamworth, Australia
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This hotel is so elegant. the rooms are a really good size and I love the decor. the whole complex oozes ambience and style and the location is perfect. the beds were super comfy and I loved the old fashioned ceiling fans and the specially carved doors to each room. The gardens are really peaceful and beautiful and although the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Hawaiian, a Waikiki Beach Hotel, has Abhasa Spa, renowned restaurants, and a pool with a waterslide and cabanas. We have gorgeous indoor and outdoor event space for weddings and meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

Address: 2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2515
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: €350 - €1,396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 528
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Also Known As:
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Hotel Honolulu
Royal Hawaiian Honolulu
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#7 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#9 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#9 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#16 Family Hotel in Honolulu
#18 Business Hotel in Honolulu
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“You really need a balcony and need to spend lots of $ to get anything decent.”
 of 5 bubbles 944garethh, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Mailani Tower rooms all have lanais and ocean views”
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 of 5 bubbles thehestons, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Validate your "Ocean Front" room when checking in. The room I had was offered as an "Ocean Front" room when part of the view was obstructed.”
 of 5 bubbles WorldTravelerOR, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the traditional rooms are my favourite”
 of 5 bubbles 234paulap, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a garden room in the original hotel building, and it was beautiful and quiet. Of course ocean views are always nice.”
 of 5 bubbles MaureenColorado, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
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