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Really Good Time

My wife and I attended this luau while staying at the Aulani. We decided to attend this luau, since... read more

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Hartsdale, New York
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Luau at Aulani

We enjoyed our meal! The food was good and the storytelling was okay. This event seemed geared... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2018
Andrew M
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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Experience an exhilarating and enchanting journey through Hawaiian history—and discover its deep cultural roots in canoe (waʻa) exploration, which brought the first ancient explorers to the shores of Ko Olina.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
92-1185 Aliinui Dr, Kapolei, Oahu, HI 96707-4434
+1 808-674-6320
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I attended this luau while staying at the Aulani. We decided to attend this luau, since it was not the first time we were on the island, and we attended the Paradise Cove luau twice before and also attended the Polynesian Cultural...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NealF52
Reviewed 5 days ago

The luau was enjoyable both for us and for our granddaughter who is 4. There were several activities for the kids to do before the luau started. She loved getting a henna tattoo and making a flower bracelet. The food both for adults and children...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank devotedtraveler_62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being my first time to Hawai’i, and my first Luau, I must say that I was quite impressed with the quality of the event. The food was amazing! Not to mention the story production, music, and dancing were all very impressive and immersive. I would...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Louisjuly20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For sure worth the cost! Lots of pre-luau activities for all ages; lots of food for all palates; and lots of entertainment for all interest levels. Great memories and momentos!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MattNisbet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness!! I attended this luau as a skeptic, as I was a bit unexcited about spending more money to attend yet another luau. But, KA WA’A is, by far, the most beautiful luau I have ever seen. The story is captivating and the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank M6693NQcrystall
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

I’ve taken my mainland family to over a dozen luaus over the years. When I was choosing this luau for it had to meet 2 criteria: 1. A menu the keiki (kids) will eat. I didn’t want to pay $100 for a ticket to dinner...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BoardingBettie
Reviewed 25 December 2018

We enjoyed our meal! The food was good and the storytelling was okay. This event seemed geared toward parents with younger children, 12 and under maybe. My teen boys and I were ready for the event to end about 40 minutes before it concluded.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

This was our only luau experience so I have nothing to compare it to nor did we really know what to expect. We did enjoy ourselves. The show was very good and entertaining with a good history lesson. The food was fine but I was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank TonyaTBono
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

the aulani luau is one of the blandest luaus on oahu. the talent is not there. the presentation lacks depth. the food is bland. the drinks are made with cheap alcohol.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vin H
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Overall good experience. Would recommend not doing VIP and getting to the Luau early to get in line. We did this and sat directly behind VIP and got our food pretty much the same time. Food was good, much better than the character buffet. Luau...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Carolyn M
10 November 2018|
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Response from melissah22778 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there’s a link on the Aulani website.
4 July 2018|
Response from getshortee8 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there was! They were very accommodating so I couldn't see why they can't get you a high chair
3 May 2017|
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Response from Leo M |
we got there about 45 minutes before they open at 4;30 and we were about 5th party in line. we were seated right behind VIP section.