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The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

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#17 of 84 Hotels in Honolulu
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 8 March 2015

I got married at this beautiful hotel in 2001. Whenever I return it evokes strong memories. I planned my company Christmas party there this past year and all of my employees raved about the fabulous service, delicious food, and attentive service at Azure. I returned for breakfast last weekend with my family and friends and we sat on the lanai....

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Dear Debbie W, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. It always wonderful to welcome back guests who have a strong affinity with The Royal, especially since you were married here. It is a joy to learn that your company party at Azure Restaurant was simply spectacular and that we didn't disappoint in your most...

Innisfil, Canada
Reviewed 7 March 2015

We had an awesome stay and would highly recommend this hotel to anyone wanting a worry and stress free vacation. The staff was professional and the food was great .The view from our balcony was breath taking. LOVED IT !!!!!!!

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RHCoordinator, Online Marketing Coordinator at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, responded to this review

Dear Tony S, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. It is wonderful to learn that you had an exceptional and relaxing time during your stay with us. We are please to learn that our associates were helpful and attentive to all your needs. We are honored by your kind comment regarding our restaurants, as...

Reviewed 6 March 2015

The Royal Hawaiian has a lot of great things about it - a perfect location, historical charm, fantastic beach accessibility, beautiful landscaping, luxurious accommodations, great service and excellent dining options. There are special touches throughout the resort - but my favorite was the fresh homemade banana bread and dragon eyes that were waiting in my room when I arrived. The...

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Dear Adam K, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort once again. It is wonderful to learn that you had a spectacular time and enjoyed the convenient, beachfront location of our resort. We are pleased to learn that it was the little touches and details that you enjoyed the most, and are honored by your...

Cedar Creek, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

If you are wanting something special with an old world feel, this is it. Being right on the beach doesn't help either. You just walk straight through reception onto the grass and then onto the sand. We stayed in the historic wing on the second floor and loved it!

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Dear Gabrielle P, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. We are delighted to learn that you had an exceptional experience and enjoyed the historic charm of our resort. If you should ever decide to revisit us, we e hoprecommend you to take part in our Historic Tour every Tuesdays and Thursdays to learn about...

Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed 5 March 2015

The place is almost 100 yrs old....keep that in mind. Rooms are of the old design and bathrooms were small back then. The bathrooms have been updated but ize is still small. We loved the old, antique feel. More than once we commented, "If these walls could talk". The garden and beach are so close (mere steps away) and not...

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Dear Brian M, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. It is always wonderful to hear from guests who love the historic elegance of our resort. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed our quiet and convenient location, despite the hustle and bustle of Waikiki. Thank you for being our guest and we hope...

Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

Well we booked our stay for my birthday on points. Thought it would be luxury collection. But far from it! Having an SPG ambassador I would expect better treatment especially for my birthday. Well not what occurred. First of all I realize the historic nature of this hotel but having checking in and being told an upgrade that I used...

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Dear travelqueen15, Thank you for sharing your concerns with us. We understand how important it was for you to have an exceptional experience on your birthday with us and we sincerely apologize that this wasn't the case. It is unusual that we fell short on multiple service deliveries. We will inform our management to ensure proper training is enforced and...

Sedona, Arizona
Reviewed 4 March 2015

I have been to the Maitai Bar on several instances over the past 4 weeks and spent a fortune, wonderful staff and Great Cocktails. Unfortunately never saw the "Green Flash " But maybe on St Patricks Day ?? Yesterday decided to go for brekfast on the beach. We were waitlisted for a front table as we wanted to experience the...

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Dear Chris H, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed our exotic cocktails but are disappointed to learn that the service delivered at the Mai Tai Bar felt short and we sincerely apologize. We will inform your experience to our management to elevate our guests' experience. In...

Brisbane
Reviewed 4 March 2015

This was a wonderful experience to stay three nights in the historic wing with great garden views. The rooms were quiet and peaceful. Breakfast was very busy leading up to Christmas day, so rise early to secure an immediate table. The lunch menu at the Mai Tai bar was especially good, washed down with amazing cocktails. Staff were attentive and...

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Dear Meg_MaxBrisbane, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. We are delighted to learn that you had a wonderful experience at The Royal and loved the harmonious ambiance of our resort. We are honored by your kind comments regarding our restaurants and associates, and will share them with our team. Thank you for being our...

Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

My wife and I spent one, Monday night here between island hoping. As my other reviews show, I love historic hotels and The Luxury Collection in general. Prior to our arrival, my SPG platinum Suite Night Award did not clear, but prior to check in we were upgraded to a Jr Ocean View Suite #482. Our check in with Sora...

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Dear willbw02, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. It is wonderful to learn that you enjoyed the historic charm of our resort. We are honored by your kind comments regarding Sora's welcoming personality and the exceptional service delivery of our bellmen. We are delighted that you found your Royal experience to be simply exceptional....

California
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The 'pink palace' is in itself a worthy experience; so don't even think of going for the new tower rooms. They are nice, in fact a carbon copy of the Westin Maui's new tower rooms, which are also very nice. But if you have a soul, you'll want to nourish it with the 100 year character of the original building....

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Dear BagpussZurich, Thank you for staying at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. It is wonderful to learn that you enjoyed the quiet ambiance and the the superior location that our charming resort resides in. We are pleased to learn that you found the service at The Royal to be nothing but exceptional. In regards to your comment about...

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1927, the iconic Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, ushered in a new era of luxurious resort travel to Hawaii. Situated in the heart of Waikiki, the hotel offers cultural activities, gold standard signature concierge service, valet parking, doctors-on-call, florist, currency exchange service, Japanese concierge, laundry and dry cleaning, dining service and world-class restaurants and bars, wireless internet access in rooms and all public areas, multi-lingual staff, 24-hour room service, business center, and beach and pool services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

Address: 2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2515
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $463 - $997 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 528
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Also Known As:
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Hotel Honolulu
Royal Hawaiian Honolulu
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#7 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#9 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#10 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#16 Family Hotel in Honolulu
#18 Business Hotel in Honolulu
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“If you need space in the bathroom, request a room in the new wing.”
DMunsey, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Join SPG program ( free ) to access free internet and other benefits. Heritage rooms for atmosphere , tower for ocean views.”
DougB731, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Historic rooms have the best traditional decor”
Foody4LF, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Both rooms with ocean view or in the older part are fantastic.”
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“Haunama Bay Suite is excellent if you're traveling with Kids.”
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