We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hale Koa Luau

2055 Kalia Road, Hale Koa Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Waikiki)
(808) 955-0555
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #21 of 155 attractions in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Dinner Theaters
Useful Information: Activities for older children
62 visitor photos
Write a Review

212 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    114
    75
    15
    4
    4
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Fort Knox, Kentucky
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

They put on a great show and, unlike PCC, have alcohol :). This is worth seeing and even better if you don't want to deal with traffic to another location.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fremont, California
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
22 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

There are pros and cons to every luau and what I missed in the show part was made up for in the food part. I finally found the kalua pig that I liked. I've been to some luaus where the pig tasted too gamey. I also liked the fact that you were served at the table instead of going through... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

Extremely disappointed and disgusted that the Hale Koa Luau no longer provides a military discount for service members stationed in Hawaii. For a business designed for the benefit of military service members, it is shocking to hear of such a business practice. While still one of the best Luaus on the island of Oahu,the management needs to rethink this decision.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sebring FFlorida, USA
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

what a show!!!! we were at table 5 right at the stage... Great show and food... Very memerable and they really do show respect and graditued to our ARMED SERVICE MEMBERS from now and the past. including our fallen heros!!!!!!!!!! GOD BLESS OUR FALLEN HEROS ....

Was this review helpful? Yes
Irvine, California
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We were so excited as we booked this Luau upon looking at the nice reviews on TripAdvisor, we selected best seats and looking forward for this Luau. On the day of event when I called them to inquire about the parking they told me this is military only and I cannot go there. What!!! They let me book the ticket... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Pleasant Prairie
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I was told that this was an average Luau. Wow they gave bad advice as this was fantastic show. You get a free alcohol drink as soon as you step in. Great food and they give you plenty. You are entertained before and during and after dinner. The performers are excellent. I really enjoyed the dinner and show and strongly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beaufort, South Carolina
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I bought tickets to the Hale Koa luau because it had great reviews and was half the price of every other luau I researched. That being said, my family (wife, 14 yr old son, and 8 yr old girl) and I should up about 45 minutes after the official start time due to a hotel room safe issue (both kids... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Alexandria, Virginia
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were very disappointed in the luau for several reasons. The time on the ticket was 5:30, and there was quite a line but it went quickly. We were handed a mixed drink when we were admitted and then directed to an area beside the building where the luau was being held. We were entertained for an hour in the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Taste traditional Hawaiian foods as well as modern day favorites like mahi mahi, kiilua pork, teri beef and teri chicken, fried rice, fried banana, sweet potato slice, fresh pineapple and the coconut cake with coconut pudding. Enjoyed the variety and the show was Ono too!

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
26 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The entertainment was outstanding! The food was very good as well. This was our favorite luau and was also the most reasonably priced.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3

Been to Hale Koa Luau? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Hale Koa Luau, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing