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Royal Grove Hotel

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#54 of 84 Hotels in Honolulu
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eugene, or
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I spent 6 nights at the Royal Grove Hotel recently while vacationing in Waikiki. There were a few things that really appealed to me about this hotel. First of all, my room was only $70 a night. Secondly, it's a small hotel (compared to most of the other hotels in Waikiki). Third, it's family owned which I feel gives it...

1Thank pippi123
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We love it here! This year all the guests got together and had a potluck Thanksgiving meal, what fun. We love the music/hula sing along too. The staff are friendly and we appreciate how close we are to the beach. The Royal Grove is one of the last true gems left in Oahu. We cannot wait to return.

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Cocoa, Florida
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Every time I go to Hawai'i, I stay here. I've been four times to the Royal Grove. It is family owned and operated. Now, if you are looking for 5 star, this is not your place. Maid service is twice a week. Rooms are spacious and have small kitchenette with fridge, stove, microwave, sink, and your dishes. You can't beat...

Thank Kupuanani
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We are delighted to stay in this back to the 60s hotel. If you love 5star hotels this is not your place but for Value, convenience, and hospitality you can't beat the Royal Grove we look forward to returning sooner then later

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 28 October 2016

When my wife and I were planning our trip for the Waikiki Rough Water Swim ocean race on Labor Day, we asked a friend who works for United Airlines for lodging suggestions. Her number one choice, for personal travel to Waikiki, was the Royal Grove. I then read all the great reviews fellow travelers wrote. Now, having stayed in the...

1Thank youngmc8
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

View from my lania!! Love this place Such friendly staff! It's a three star in my book! Two blocks off of Kalakakau!! It's my second stay and it's better than last year! It's older hotel but has such lovely charm! Stay away it's mine lol!!

Thank Diana M
Custer WA
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It's difficult to write a review when all you are doing is rehashing what everyone else has already said, but that is all I can do for the Royal Grove. Thirty-plus stories? Panoramic view? Bright, shiny, sparkling new? Fancy restaurant? Concierge? None of the above. So why stay here? Because it's a throw-back to the way things used to be....

2Thank oldretiredguy22
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Royal Grove from October 7-14. This hotel is a hidden gem. Okay , so it's dated . This hotel is clean , the linens are clean , full size fridge very clean , oven clean . The bathroom was small but clean. There was an outdated larger tv , it worked. The pool was clean ,...

Thank Klg_gar
Sorel, Canada
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nothing fancy in this hotel but who goes to Hawaii to stay in the room? Employees are very friendly and always helped us when require. The only thing was that we found our room very noisy so next time I would pick a room on the pool side.

Thank Sylvie G
Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stayed at the Royal Grove again this month, we stayed there some years back. It is a great budget hotel, very close to beach and shopping. The staff are friendly and helpful. It is nit a fancy hotel but you have everything you need. Great to have the small kitchenette, so you do not have to eat out all...

1Thank wend50

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Additional Information about Royal Grove Hotel

Address: 151 Uluniu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3297
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range: €42 - €141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Royal Grove Honolulu
Hotel Royal Grove
Royal Grove Hotel Hawaii/Honolulu
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#41 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
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“We like the rooms facing the pool best.”
 of 5 bubbles WahineWannaBe, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay on the fourth/fifth floor with interior view. All street views don't give a view of the ocean. Interior rooms face pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Kupuanani, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms are nice”
 of 5 bubbles blackjackbooster, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking Uluniu Street allow you to sit on your lanai and people-watch, but may have some early-morning street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles oldretiredguy22, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“a room overlooking the pool area will be much quiter than rooms on Kuhio.”
 of 5 bubbles PrincessAurore, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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