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Chief's Luau at Sea Life Park

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Address: 41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795
Phone Number: +1 877-357-2480
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Sun - Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Chief's Luau is TripAdvisor's highest rated luau in the state of Hawaii. It...

Chief's Luau is TripAdvisor's highest rated luau in the state of Hawaii. It is the ultimate authentic, interactive and romantic experience that culminates with a spectacular 10-minute, 8-man fire knife dance. You will feel you were invited to the Chief's backyard. Experience up-close and personal activities with Chief's entire cast, 'imu ceremony and a sumptuous dinner buffet. Stunning ocean-mountain vista, the smallest and most intimate of all luaus on Oahu, located only 25 minutes from Waikiki. Produced by Chief Sielu Avea.

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Best Luau you will go to!

This is the best luau you can attend on Oahu or any other island! You go to this event to be entertained and The Chief and his team really deliver. The food is buffet style and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the best luau you can attend on Oahu or any other island! You go to this event to be entertained and The Chief and his team really deliver. The food is buffet style and pretty good but not great. It could be improved but it is fine since the show is so good. It's the show that is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really good - great for a family outing . Worth the experience - wouldn't have mattered which seats we paid for - they were all pretty good an similar views on the night we went.

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Gladstone, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Poor organisation between the company and their vendor resulted in us not being picked at the stated time and place. We had to take a taxi to the venue and pay in cash which we only just covered as this wasn't planned for. The company and the vendor both blame the other party but when it comes down to it... More 

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This wasn't bad for the money. It was an authentic luau complete with a stage performance led by the chef with music, native dances, audience participation, incredible acts with fire. Narration by the chef was quite funny at times and kept the audience fully engaged every minute. Sea Life Park itself needs updating.

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Chatham, Canada
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We wanted to see a luau and waited until the end of our two week stay in Hawaii. Chief's Luau is totally worth the visit! We booked online and got there in plenty of time. Before the meal they have activities for everyone (spear throwing, fire starting, grass weaving, etc). The meal was amazing, and the entertainment was hilarious and... More 

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Taunton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was an amazing experience. Although we've been to a few luau before and this is the best, we've just been to a few. But we had the good fortune to sit next to a couple who have been to dozens but this was the first time to this one. They said they've never experienced any even close to as... More 

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Ames, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a fabulous evening with our family - best luau every. Extremely entertaining, high energy performers, very interactive. So glad we were able to attend. Ames, Iowa

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Chief's Luau was GREAT! The Chief is a great entertainer and his staff of Polynesian people was fantastic. I advice you to take a trip to the far side of the island for some great entertainment. The food is ok but the show is the greatest with the best views of the island

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The show was high energy and brought a smile to your face. The food was tasty and show was excellent. Crowd participation was welcomed but not overdone and the Chief kept it moving along.

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great luau. The chief was a great MC and incorporated some humor into the show. Great deal of audience participation and engagement. We had the most basic package and I don't regret it. Last to the food wasn't an issue as there is enough to go around. Our "Basic" Seating still gave a great view of the stage. before the... More 

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