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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Checked website and found a good looking hotel and booked in January 2016 for our anniversary holiday in October 2016. We were looking forward to the sun terrace, pool and sunshine. Arrived late after a delayed flight and given a room on the 3rd floor next to a room being demolished. Our room needed renovation - cooker disgusting, air conditioning...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Booked an adhoc-trip to Hawaii without any spesific plans, just to meet my local friend. Due to the last minute travel deal, was not searching a five star hotel nor waiting too much from the accommodation that was available. Two weeks before the departure got a phone call from the hotel that there is a renovation going on and the...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Extremely rundown & in need of a renovation or at the very least, a coat of paint. Very old wall style air conditioner that was very noisey. Looked nothing like what they showed on their website. WiFi didn't work in the room. Good location though. Walking distance to restaurants, beach etc.

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North Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 October 2016

At the last minute I decided to find a place to stay whilst I was visiting my friends in Waikiki Beach. I stayed on Thursday & Friday night & it was the best choice I've made so I could be close to my friends. I was originally booked to stay at another hotel on Saturday & Sunday night after the...

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Las Vegas, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2016

When I checked into this hotel I was a bit optimistic as the location downtown was nice however the parking garage was not that close. The hotel staff was friendly. When we finally got up to the "suite" it was anything but that. There was a vomit stain in the corner of the room. There was also an old stale...

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a few nights, not realising until we arrived there was a massive refurb going on. We was pleasantly surprised, large room with two double beds, a balcony, kitchenette, and also a cute medium sized very clean pool out the back. The outdoor area was a really lovely space to sit in, the flowers are kept impeccably....

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I knew this wasn't going to be amazing simply because of the price and previous reviews. It wasn't horrible but it doesn't look like the website at all..... Like at all. It's livable and the location is great. You can get parking really close for $24 a day. The wifi doesn't work the top two floors are under construction. They...

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1Thank Heather A
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The only reason for the 4th star is the location and staff. The hotel is located 10 minutes from the beach, opposite Tiffany's/Coach/Burberry and right downstairs is an amazing ramen restaurant. It is walking distance to all the necessary amenities. Its quite hidden, walked past several times and had to double back. Also safe at night as you need a...

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2Thank Clare F
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Hey, if you want a Hilton or even a Holiday Inn this may not be for you but if you want Waikiki on a hometown beach budget its a winner! Tucked in behind the big towers on the beach the reach the sky in altitude and price is Polynesian Plaza. An older place but comfy like your favorite couch is...

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1Thank Photoshopace
Sydney
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Positives: Location! It is on the main strip, next to Hard Rock Cafe and lots of food options. Walking distance to Waikiki Beach and The Cheesecake Factory. Room size is decent. Negatives: In major need of a renovation! Very outdated and the lifts smell. Wifi connection is poor. Overall, would stay here again.

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location, location, location! Polynesian Plaza is situated on Kalakaua Avenue and Beach Walk, the focal point of Waikiki, just one block to world-famous beaches. Comfortable studios feature private lanai balconies and fully equipped kitchenettes with a 2-burner stovetop (most), microwave, and refrigerator. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Polynesian Plaza

Address: 2131 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2346
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $196 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Polynesian Plaza 2.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Polynesian Plaza Honolulu
Polynesian Plaza Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
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“Check renovation completion.”
 of 5 bubbles RobMarOct, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a poolside room as its quieter and may have better wifi signal”
 of 5 bubbles Thistletwat, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“close to pool gets better WiFi reception”
 of 5 bubbles O9970PMneilc, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing swimming pool are quieter. A good location for access to beaches with TheBus (Oahu public bus system).”
 of 5 bubbles LiveFreeOrTravel, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Choose the pool-side room - you will feel the Beach breeze flow into your room. So turn the air con off and enjoy nature at its best!”
  • 5mins from the hotel on the beach.. you can watch the sunset and Waikiki
 of 5 bubbles maryrZ4036YG, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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