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Hale Koa Luau

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Address: 2055 Kalia Road, Hale Koa Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Phone Number: (808) 955-0555
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This luau was a fun experience. We enjoyed all the activities in the garden before the luau started. I liked being able to sample all of the different types of foods they... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This luau was a fun experience. We enjoyed all the activities in the garden before the luau started. I liked being able to sample all of the different types of foods they provided. Some were good and others not so much but that's the case whenever you try something new. We didn't have the greatest seats but we were able... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Great food, great entertainment for a reasonable price. What more do you need? Danny Couch used to play here every night before he retired. What a voice; so sad that he went. Still, very unique and exciting date experience. Would recommend to anyone.

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Middletown, Delaware
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48 reviews 48 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Food was ok, MC was really cheesy. I mean really. 70s lounge cheesy. The dancers were very good. This luau was MUCH cheaper than others; we're going to the Big Kahuna luau next week, I will compare the two when we're back.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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507 reviews 507 reviews
125 attraction reviews
794 helpful votes 794 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

It had been 10 years since we last attended this luau. The first time we really did not think highly of it...this time was different. It was very enjoyable and are very glad we took a family member from out of state here for her birthday. So, this is what we found and here are some tips for the luau.... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The free drink was good! The activities were cute, but the food was horrible! Unable to watch the show due to being disappointed and sleepy from time adjustment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This was my 2nd attendance at the luau. I'm not sure how it compares to the others on the island but the place was packed. I commend the Hale Koa for the services they provide to the men and women who defend our way of life! Keep the great work!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
16 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Seriously this place is a tourist trap the while Luau thing is. Kids were having fun but the food was very bad the apps are not apps they are shared. One Alice of pineapple each, 1 free drink then its $7.50 each. I will never do a Luau again. The show was good to above average but for the $$... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The Best Luau Ever according to the kids. From the beginning to the end its well worth the trip and the money. Fun activities for kids and adults, great table service, nice stage, wonderful learning experience. I wish I could see it again before we leave but definitely recommend to all, especially those staying at the Hale Koa.

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Gambrills, Maryland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

For the price and the convenience (if you're staying here), this luau was excellent: the reception, food, drinks, service, and entertainment were top notch. I'd definitely do it again!

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Arden Hills, Minnesota
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Our second visit was even better than first. A must-do on Oahu. Fun pre-concert entertainment, relaxed with ample libations. Tree climber was great! Great table service and very good food. The actual Luau is very entertaining and the MC is fabulous and able to sing a wide range of popular songs from 70s to today. My daughter was entralled with... More 

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