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Waikiki Starlight Luau

Hilton Hawaiian Village, 2003 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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It was fun for the family

Show was great. Food was decent. Being on top of parking garage makes it a little less authentic... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Luau on the roof

Located at the Hilton which was great as we stayed there this Luau is mixed at best. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Hilton Hawaiian Village, 2003 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Show was great. Food was decent. Being on top of parking garage makes it a little less authentic. Probably not a "every time we visit " activity but we got our money's worth.

Thank teamreg23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located at the Hilton which was great as we stayed there this Luau is mixed at best. The entertainment is jovial without hitting great heights. The acts are good without wowing you. Sadly it's let down by the food which is cooked en mass so...More

Thank razwan33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a diverse group of travelers US, French, Australian and decided to do something touristy for dinner one night. We settled on the Waikiki Starlight Luau. We reserved online for a group of 7 and paid when we got to the Luau. Our seats...More

Thank Agent9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dancing was amazing, food was great, just te right amount of people and friendly staff. Great location, don't have to travel out of Waikiki and the rooftop venue is really good. Seemed to be great with families too with the kids own food buffet just...More

Thank PamfromPort
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooftop Luau was brilliantly presented. The pageantry, dances, wardrobes, story-telling was all wonderful. The buffet had plenty of variety and the food was fair-to-good. The performers though were a complete joy to watch and our girls sat mesmerized by the talent on display. The waitstaff...More

1  Thank bartenderj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed this luau on our first night in Hawaii and it was a great start to our vacation. We paid a bit more for the Gold Circle seats so were right next to the stage. The dancers were absolutely amazing! Our tickets included leis...More

1  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would have a hard time recommending a rooftop Lua that costs over $400 for a family of four. $400!!! I paid it so it's on me but the food and show definitely weren't worth the price. And it's comical to me that for $400...More

4  Thank SS1971
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We have been to this luau several times and it never disappoints. The staff is courteous and very welcoming, the show is wonderful, the food is actually pretty good for a buffet! It's open seating so get there early, we had the golden circle tickets...More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Just came back from tonight's performance of Starlight Luau. Had low expectations although payed Golden tickets and was just ok. I would not suggest to buy Golden tickets. Visibility is good from the places of other tickets, also we were told that with Gold tickets...More

1  Thank Daijab
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The food is pretty good (bbq brisket and kalua pig were my favorites) except the poi is so watery and they have no bowls! So I just used a beverage cup. Show is excellent. Emcee, Kale, is the best in Hawaiʻi!

Thank warrior96
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12 April 2017|
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Response from warrior96 | Reviewed this property |
The luau is not held on the rooftop on Fridays. Instead, there is something held on the lawn adjacent to the Duke Kahanamoku Lagoon. Not sure about the view from there.
Alex K
21 July 2015|
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Response from Jack G | Reviewed this property |
The tickets that you are referring to could be the one that are given as an incentive to view the Hilton Grand Vacation. This would be your choice and could be what you have heard about.