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The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

5.0 of 5 2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Do you want a legendary vacation paradise experience, or just a generic one? All of the "usual suspects" in the hotel industry blend into an indistinct mass these days, pumped up by the language of hype. The Royal Hawaiian has been "the" place to stay on Waikiki since 1927. And unlike most other historic properties that tend to show their... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Previously we have stayed in the Topwer which overlooks Waikiki and is stunning but modern and this time we took the opportunity to try the older part of the hotel complete with its heavy hand carved doors. The room layout was more traditional (smaller bathroom for example) but maintenance hadnt been kept up to date- fan and centre light didnt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came hear 30 years ago for our honeymoon and have just returned to celebrate our 30 th wedding anniversary! Had forgotten how perfectly beautiful this place is. The staff were great and the hotel stunning. We stayed in the original building because we love the ambience and the history of the hotel and were not disappointed. Had hired arental car... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My and boyfriend and I had a wonderful, memorable experience here at the Royal Hawaiian!! Service was excellent. There's nothing to complain about. Location was prime and highly convenient. It's beach front! Its in the middle of everything. They were even thoughtful to ask if there was a special occasion and gave me a free slice of pink cake! The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Finally stayed in one of our "bucket list " hotels. The Pink coloured Royal Hawaiian on Waikiki Beach. Paid the premium to have beach front room in this iconic hotel. Location clearly five star, restaurants in the grouping of Sheraton Hotels also very good. Staff service levels acceptable. Room service good to very good. BUT the experience did not live... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We absolutely loved our recent visit to the Royal Hawaiian, fondly known as the Pink Palace. One of Waikiki's very first luxury hotels built nearly 100 years ago, the Royal Hawaiian is classy, elegant, but definitely not stuffy or overdone. We stayed in the newer tower section with an ocean view room and a balcony and loved it. The building... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

All of the staff are amazing! I literally would come back just to visit the staff at surf lanai Wayne and Dorothy! The rooms are fabulous and the view is priceless! The spa is an experience that everyone should try! This was our second time to stay here and we can't wait to come back again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights, just for a taste of luxury after staying at a hostel. Incredible experience, wonderful rooms, and amazing beach front. Might not be value for money, but certainly worth trying for a night or two!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you get out of your car/cab you are greeted with a smile and a free real flower lei or kukui nut lei for the men. The check in process happens at a desk with comfy chairs and an employee who asks your names and what brings you to Hawaii. During our process we explained it was our 15 year... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Royal Hawaiian is definitely a great hotel and place to stay. It is located on the world famous Waikki Beach and the service was extra-ordinary. The lobby was excellent and the views from the rooms were exceptional.

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Address: 2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 528
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Also Known As:
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Hotel Honolulu
Royal Hawaiian Honolulu
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#8 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#9 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#12 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#16 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#18 Family Hotel in Honolulu

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