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Pililaau Army Recreation Center

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lacey, wa
Reviewed 30 November 2013

Family of four stayed in studio but needed rollaway bed for extra $15 a night since room only comes with a full size bed. There was baked on food debris left on a pot and baking pan. Two other small chairs and a table with two small chairs that is very inconvenient to the kitchen. Loud music could be heard...

7Thank owenswh
Bellevue, Nebraska
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Nice and quiet place to get away from the crowd in Honolulu. Nice size flat screen TV, refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave inside. They should have queen of king size beds though. Nice patio deck to watch the beach and maybe 40 feet from the beach. Get to watch the dolphins in the bay almost every morning and you can get...

4Thank ScottDaves
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Reviewed 24 September 2013 via mobile

Not luxury but good value. Have all the water toys you want to rent at great prices, especially compared to other Hawaii venues. We had a studio which seemed very secure after seeing others comments about theft. Airconditioned with full kitchen, might want to stop at Pearl commissary on the way out. They have a small shoppette on site. Beach...

2Thank Randycoeur
Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We had stayed at this nice beach and in the cabins some years before. They have updated the cabins, but they have very limited furniture. Beds were comfortable, rooms very clean, fully equipped kitchen. Front porch is wonderful to watch sunset. It is very practical for a small family. Downsides: the on base eatery, very casual, open only on Saturday...

6Thank David H
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 19 July 2013

If your the type of person that likes to "rough it" out in the great outdoors, than this is probably a little too cushy for you. However, if you're like me and would prefer to "rough it," with the added bonuses of running water, a bed, refrigerator, coffeemaker, cable TV, and A/C...then you will find the cabins at Waianae a...

6Thank Victor V
Reviewed 25 April 2013

In the early morning hours of 26 January we had a person break-in through the bathroom window after being lifted up from outside and cutting the screen. This was done while 4 adults and 2 children were sleeping. The intruder grabbed 2 bags and went out the front door. We were one of 3 break-ins in the 3 adjoining cottages...

16Thank jlwetfly
Reviewed 15 April 2013

If you are expecting luxury - then try elsewhere. If looking for accommodations close to the water and away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki - then make the trip to Waianae. The PARC facility was a great choice for the family and I. Basic room that could have used a deep clean (dirty walls) but otherwise was adequate...

4Thank jhskier1
Reviewed 14 April 2013 via mobile

We stayed 3 weeks in cabin 1. What a perfect place to relax, unwind and enjoy a little piece of paradise. The waianae coast is a fantastic place to enjoy the beauty of Hawai'i and experience a more authentic Hawaiian experience. Embrace the Aloha spirit and you will want to live aloha too.

7Thank Wblessed
Golden Valley, Arizona
Reviewed 2 March 2013

We stayed here a week ago with my parents in cabin 31. The cabin was clean and well stocked with dishes, pots, utensils etc. The sheets were clean, there were plenty of towels. We didn't want housekeeping to come everyday, but they brought clean towels everyday and changed the sheets every third day. If we needed more toilet paper or...

6Thank Joan B
Reviewed 9 February 2013

What a nice surprise! We were a little hesitant after driving through Waianae the night we arrived. Not the best neighborhood, but the PARC was fantastic once we were through the gates. We stayed in the Maui section of the camp and loved it. We were just steps away from the sand and the beautiful, calm water. The two bedroom...


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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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Additional Information about Pililaau Army Recreation Center

Address: 85-010 Army St Bldg 4070, Pokai Bay, Waianae, Oahu, HI 96792-2435
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Waianae
Number of rooms: 39
Also Known As:
Pililaau Army Recreation Hotel Waianae
Pililaau Army Recreation Center Hawaii/Oahu
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“The 1 bedrooms are weird, stick with a 2 br”
Dadickster, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“This is a military base... not typical... I think all the cottages are equally the same”
BeckyP_13, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The cabins by the parking spots are the least noisy.”
982patrickt, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“On weekdays the beach is almost empty, but really fills up on weekends”
jlwetfly, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“All the cabins have ocean views, but you can ask for the ones closest to ocean.”
BlickerGuiding, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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