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The Equus, an Ascend Hotel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 March 2015

We have been staying at the Equus Hotel at Waikiki since 2011 and think it is so homey and comfortable. Just 10 stories high but located in a great site across from the Red Lobster and easy walking distance to the Hilton Village beach (great...More

4  Thank Steve S
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 8 April 2015

Steve S, Big mahalos for your continued loyalty to The Equus! We are pleased to have you as part of our 'ohana, and look forward to many more visits in the future. We are happy to hear you enjoy our location, service, and amenities. We...More

Reviewed 9 March 2015

Great for accessing the trolley service, very very comfy bed one of the best I have stayed in and room was very nice, the hotel itself is quiet but the only thing you need to be aware of is the traffic noise if you are...More

4  Thank ozwoodsie
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 10 March 2015

ozwoodsie, Mahalo nui loa for your kind review and recent stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed our location, services and rooms. We make every effort to provide green features at our property and are pleased that you highlighted these in your review...More

Reviewed 7 March 2015

We stayed at this boutique hotel on our way to and back from a trip to Palau. We chose it based upon reviews and price and it suit our needs quite well. Located a couple of blocks from Waikiki beach on a fairly busy street...More

4  Thank lovesadventures
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 10 March 2015

lovesadventures, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Equus during your flights to and from Palau. We hope that you had an exciting and memorable trip on your entire journey. We are grateful for being able to host you twice during this time, and...More

Reviewed 7 March 2015

Yes,I knowit doesn't have a grand entrance, it's it splashy or impressive like the huge resortso the beach but let me tell you what it lacks in the curb appeal it more than makes up for i the other services! WE were greeted by a...More

5  Thank Kathy S
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 10 March 2015

Kathy S, Big mahalos and thank you for your review. It is a pleasure to hear you enjoyed your time with us and felt great value for your stay. We are always excited to create new memorable experiences for our guests. Our goal is to...More

Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

From the Time I drove up to valet parking,checking in the staff has been extremely helpful and friendly. The rooms are very spacious and clean. was so nice having a keurig In my room with me being a avid coffee drinker! The staff was also...More

1  Thank Dan H
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 10 March 2015

Dan H, Mahalo nui loa for your kind review! We appreciate you taking the time and making the effort to leave feedback about your stay at The Equus. Thank you for your gracious comments regarding our service, we will be sure to share this with...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$141 - US$460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#7 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#7 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Malcolm S
22 April 2018|
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Response from Chris W | Property representative |
Aloha Malcolm S, My name is Chris Weeks and I am the Director of Guest Services. I am very sorry to hear about your issue with our resort fee. There is a resort fee to be paid by the guest at checkout no matter how the... More
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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 Chris W | 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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Room Tips
"Newly remodeled rooms were on the first floor. All rooms face the same direction and the view from the..."
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"rooms farthest from Ala Moana Blvd are a little quieter"
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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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