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Star of Honolulu - Dinner and Whale Watch Cruises

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Address: Aloha Tower Marketplace, Pier 8, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813
Phone Number: +1 808 983 7827
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Description: Hawaii's most popular sunset dinner cruise! Embark on a romantic dinner...
Hawaii's most popular sunset dinner cruise! Embark on a romantic dinner cruise aboard the luxurious, award-winning 1,500-passenger Star of Honolulu. It is Hawaii's only A.D.A. compliant ship with 3 types of stabilizers ensuring smooth sailing. Recent $1 million interior renovation of our 4 spacious decks and 6 dining rooms feature the best views and highest quality of food, service and Hawaiian entertainment. Don't miss whale watching in season (Dec - Apr) with Whale Guarantee and "Child FREE" special! Widest variety of dinner cruise options, starting at just $79.
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Fantastic Tourist Thing (If thats what your into)

Just as the title says. We are local and were gifted a dinner cruise for our anniversary, the last week in June. Ours was the medium package. (I believe there are 3 package plans... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

Just as the title says. We are local and were gifted a dinner cruise for our anniversary, the last week in June. Ours was the medium package. (I believe there are 3 package plans) In case you are not aware, the only chance you have of seeing a Whale off of the South Shore of Oahu, is in the Winter... More 

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Pittsworth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

We were a party of 10, young & old. Cruise excellent, sunset beautiful, food scrumptious, entertainment outstanding. We all had a fantastic time. I will certainly go again on my next visit to Waikiki. Would definitely recommend it. The only thing I would complain about is, it's not long enough as you just starting to dance the night away and... More 

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Hartford, Wisconsin
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

We booked this through services at our hotel. The cruise was nice, but very expensive. We paid a little extra for window seating and a photo, which I didn't mind, but I think it could be a little cheaper. Since we paid extra, we were taken to the docks in a van instead of a bus, but the driver never... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

This was a un and exciting trip to see Whales. They weren't as active as I would have liked but we got to see a couple skim the water. With a guarantee we would see a whale the trip couldn't be beat. For the price we enjoyed to boat ride and the beauty of looking back at Honolulu. Would love... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We went to the star of Honolulu for our anniversary night dinner. The booking was done at a good discount from a third party website. Its was the 3 star dinner. We had a nice just enough small table but it was good and we had high hopes for the things to come. Sadly the food as well as the... More 

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StarsofParadise, Public Relations Manager at Star of Honolulu - Dinner and Whale Watch Cruises, responded to this review

Aloha Rajat, I'm sorry that our cruise did not meet your expectations. Most of our guests love our food, service and entertainment, especially on Three Star, our most popular offering. However, I will forward your comments to our managers and kitchen, as we strive to satisfy everyone who graciously chooses the Star of Honolulu. Thank you for your feedback. More 

Wahiawa, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We enjoyed our whale watching cruise very much! We had the breakfast with it, it was a nice little spread, very yummy. The crew was very polite and helpful, expecially when my daughter got sea sick. They promptly got her gingerale an a motion sickness pill, and then made sure she made it back to us ok. We will be... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Despite travel agent's warnings that we would not get "all you can eat crab", we absolutely did and it was all around great! Good food, service, entertainment and bonus saw a whale jump clear out of the water too! Considering the +1000 served, they do a great job.

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San Diego, California
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

DETAILS: We decided on the "Early Bird" whale watching tour because a) with our coupon from "This Week Oahu" that we grabbed in the airport, it was only $29 per adult and b) kids are free with each paying adult. We also added the breakfast buffet which was $12 per adult and $9 per child. Check-in started at 8:00 for... More 

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StarsofParadise, Public Relations Manager at Star of Honolulu - Dinner and Whale Watch Cruises, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for your review! I'm very sorry to hear we ran out of food during your cruise but just wanted to clarify that our Early Bird Whale Watch breakfast does not include prime rib and caviar (if those were the items "missing"). I'm glad that you enjoyed the other aspects of our cruise including crew, facilities and... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

My wife and I attended the 3 star sunset cruise on Valentine's Day, which cost about $140 per person. Our experience, which was in a word, mixed, is detailed below: Decor: 3 stars The cruise ship, which apparently seats over 1000, felt quite crowded. I was seated at a table near the room's exit, and given the close proximity of... More 

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4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We did did see fins and blowing, nothing up close. When you are out on deck you cannot hear the naturalist. The kids enjoyed the lei making, and lunch. (Adults ate at Hooters on the dock beforehand). I would do it again though.

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