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The Equus Hotel

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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
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Reviewed 15 February 2015

Staff was extremely friendly and comforting, will come back again!! They gave us a free upgrade to the suite because of Valentine's Day! There is valet and they are energy efficient as well. I was definitely blown away during my stay.More

2  Thank Benlake
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 10 March 2015

Benlake, Aloha nui loa and mahalo for your review! We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us, and that The Equus 'ohana was able to make your Valentines day a special one. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Mahalo,...More

Reviewed 12 February 2015

This was the first time that we stayed at this hotel. We had a end unit room on Ala Moana Blvd and you could hear the traffic at night and the maids in the morning getting their carts out from the storage room. The room...More

6  Thank Cougar808
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 10 March 2015

Cougar808, Mahalo for your detailed feedback regarding your visit to The Equus. We are pleased that you enjoyed our décor, rooms and view. We are apologetic that you did not find our pillows to your liking. We greatly appreciate such detail in comments regarding our...More

Reviewed 10 February 2015

The location for this hotel is great...very close to a bus line so you can get to a number of locations (Iolani Palace, Art Museum, Waikiki) without any changes. There are a number of eating places around, although you have to search a bit. The...More

4  Thank WendellBF
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 9 March 2015

WendellBF, Big mahalos for taking the time to review your stay. We appreciate your feedback and are happy to hear that you enjoyed the location and the rooms. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced regarding the noise concern. Waikiki is a large...More

Reviewed 10 February 2015

This hotel is very old. The furniture has been replaced with antique looking pieces, but the AC and Bathroom seem original. The rooms are clean and the bed comfortable. Nothing in the way of things to do at the property. The pool is about the...More

5  Thank Doug_and_Amy
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 9 March 2015

Doug_and_Amy, Aloha and mahalo for taking the time to review your visit to our small family boutique in Waikiki. We appreciate your detailed feedback and apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced. As a family owned property we strive to create a memorable experience...More

Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

very nice clean and family owned hotel on Waikiki Beach enjoyed our stay with them for 3 days prior to cruising the islands the staff is very friendly and helpful in anything you may need. the hotel is trying to maintain the original Hawaiian feel...More

4  Thank Jack L
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 9 March 2015

Jack L, Big mahalos and many thanks for your review. We are pleased you chose to stay at The Equus prior to your cruise of the islands. We are conveniently located on the upper west side of Waikiki so it is easily accessible to both...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$142 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$142 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Marthe V
11 January 2018|
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Response from Aniceto G | Reviewed this property |
They offer towels they had plenty of them I don’t know about the chairs thou I didn’t ask
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Pattyk66
8 January 2018|
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Response from Brandon S | Property representative |
Aloha, Yes, the stairs would be the only access to the lobby level of the hotel (19 Steps total). We definitely have staff that can assist with luggage upon check in and departure. Should you have any other questions... More
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melissaholla
31 October 2017|
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Response from wburns12 | Reviewed this property |
About a 5 minute walk to the beach, quite a few restaurants in walking distance. The room I stayed in wasn't particularly large, but I would imagine they have larger rooms. The hotel concierge was worth the stay, he really... More
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"I reserved a 10th floor room because I needed a desk. If you need the extra room with table space, it is a..."
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"rooms on beach side rather than concrete walls!"
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"Because this hotel is "in the city" you will hear street noise and sirens echoing off the buildings."
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"Best beach view"
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