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Chief's Luau at Sea Life Park

41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795
+1 877-357-2480
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Ranked #1 of 7 Attractions in Waimanalo
Type: Performances
Owner description: Chief's Luau is TripAdvisor's #1 ranked paid attraction on the island of Oahu. It is the ultimate authentic, interactive and romantic experience that... more » Owner description: Chief's Luau is TripAdvisor's #1 ranked paid attraction on the island of Oahu. 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. « less
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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 NEW

The place is heavenly! Beautiful mountains and water surround you, something you see only in movies.

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Queens, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Great education of culture, excellent food, charismatic speaker. Overall entertainment value of no less than a 5 out of 5. Saw this luau twice because it was so good.

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Brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Well organised, a great Chief (full of humour) and wonderful dancers, music and fire twirling! Our 7 month old even enjoyed the show ... all the drums, dancing and fire! The food was fine - quite tasty.

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Kilmore, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

My husband and I took our three children to this and had an absolute fabulous time from the activities to the show. The Chief was so funny and had everyone laughing. Would do it again.

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Tolland, Connecticut
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54 reviews 54 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

We had a great time here. Yes we paid the premium price to sit right up front. Food was decent as I had a third helping. We thought the show was fabulous. The Chief uses a lot of dead pan humor and we really liked it. He not only could talk the talk, but could walk the walk. He was... More

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Dallas, Texas
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4 attraction reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

It was my birthday, so I booked the luau for my husband, myself, and also my son and daughter-in-law who live in Honolulu. We opted for the Royal treatment and arranged for our own transportation so I can't comment on the bus. There were a few things that I didn't like...the food is average at best and the drinks were... More

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Kingsland, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

You will not be disappointed. The Chief and his villagers were incredibly talented with their cooking, music playing, singing, dancing, joking. Its just a great time. This was mine and my daughter's first trip to Hawaii and will have very fond memories from this particular experience at the Luau.

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Honolulu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

This is the genuine deal. The chief and his crew are AWESOME! I've seen the show twice now...and can't wait to go again. I've also seen two other luau's on Oahu and they don't compare. The Chief is hilarious, the food is great, and there is never a dull moment! Wish he still threw the fire spears tho!!!

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Kailua, Hawaii
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

We had SO much fun at Chief's! We can't say enough about it! We will definitely be going back! Our two boys (ages 1&3) had a blast as we'll! Food was excellent!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

We were picked up in a large comfortable coach from the main street - hassle free with tickets we’d booked online. The guide’s banter was very good at keeping everyone entertained and teaching everyone some Hawaiian phrases as we wound our way around the island to the Sea Life park. Once we arrived we were issued our lei beads or... More

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