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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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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

brilliant time chief is so funny but the acts are so good to watch. Educational and the food is excellent. i would not pay for the full cost we did and everyone else was treated the same except for the buffet you only got served once if you wanted more you got it yourself.. and there was no tour of... More

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Tacoma, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

The chief was hilarious and the dancers were amazing! I paid for the royal table; this included a mini tour of the sea park, table service for your meal, and a seat near the stage. We walked at a fast pace by the shark tank, came out to the turtle exhibit, and was suppose to see the dolphins but the... More

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Yucca Valley, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

This was my first trip to Hawaii and like all visitors the one thing I had to do was go to a Luau. I read many reviews of the various Luaus offered in Oahu and decided that Chief's Luau sounded like it would be good. It wasn't good...IT WAS FABULOUS! Check in started at 4:30 and at 5 Chief came... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

The best show I've seen, the food is quality fresh an overall great show from start to finish - well worth the $$

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

Chief's Luau is one of the newest Luau's in Oahu and though we originally signed up for the Polynesian Cultural Center we cancelled after reading all the terrible reviews and hearing native Hawaiin's take on it. SOOOO glad we went for Chief's after our concierge mentioned it being the best. Chief was absolutely hilarious. He has us laughing spitlless. The... More

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Baytown, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

I kept hearing from people that luau food was not the best but I thought the food was deliciouse! The show was entertaining and the chief was so funny, laughed as much as I do at a comedy show!! The dancers put on a great performance and the staff made us feel so welcomed. It was not a huge crowd... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This show is so entertaining, you laugh the entire time because Chief is an amazing man. The show is excellent, great fire show. The Samoan culture is very reach in traditions and beautiful song. You will never regret it ;)

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Went to Chief's on a Saturday night. Food is very tradition so some people might not like the food. Chief is hilarious! Made the whole experience more fun and interactive. If you purchase the top pack you also get to see the dolphins and behind the scenes at sea life park with is an added bonus. The bus ride to... More

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Niddrie, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

What a fantastic night, from sampling the local food, to enjoying the dancing, and the Chef was a very comical man! A +

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Eleebana Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We had 7 adults attend this luau and it was very entertaining the Chief has a great interactions with his guests. The food was great, the drinks were great and we had a lot of laughs. The performers were amazing and every bit of the show was a spectacle especially the fire dancers. We highly recommend this luau as it... More

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