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Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai

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1777 Ala Moana Blvd Suite #212, (take elevator to the second floor), Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The pictures of the hotel on a lot of websites look old fashioned and look like the hotel has seen better days, but we were surprised how excellent the hotel actually was! Room was so comfy, great kitchen, bathroom, tv, even free wifi!! Best of all the balcony and the view. Pool was big enough for us to sun bath,... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very comfy nicely restored older resort, good size units with nice Ala Mona Blvd. view. Very well equipped kitchen unit, including Kona coffee plus all needed toiletries. Staff was friendly and helpful. Excellent location at the west end of Waikiki next to Hilton village. Five minutes walk to Ala Mona shopping center. Very nice live Hawaiian music and dance provided... More 

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

We are delighted to discover what a wonderful stay you had at the Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai. Being housed within Waikiki's most legendary condo tower is a big benefit to us. Glad you were able to enjoy our 50 year old Hawaiian hula & music entertainment as well as the Friday fireworks show. All the Best, Barrett Winning... More 

San Jose, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there for 6 nights, in a Junior Lanai Suite which included a kitchenette. The hotel was quite and the room and the bathroom was decent. The in house wifi was very good. Not many restaurants on or near the property. Its a 5 minutes walk to the hustle and bustle of Waikiki.

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Aloha from the Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai. We are pleased to hear that you found our location to be quiet, a great value and a provider of fast free wireless internet service, with no resort fees. We recognize those qualities are important to your overall satisfaction. Regards, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

Greeley, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place! You can take public transportation from the airport and just about any where you want to go. Go sight seeing, shopping, or just play at the beach. Spacious accommodations and very friendly staff.

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Thanks a million for sharing your great vacation experience at our resort with the entire Trip Advisor community. Our ideal location, roomy suites and superb staff sure do come in handy. I hope we will have the privilege of accommodating you every time you visit Honolulu. Sincerely, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

melbourne, australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1st time at marina resort at the Ilikai but the 4 th time at the Ilikai and love this place. Large rooms, free wifi, great staff and amenties. And the coffee shop downstairs makes the best cup of coffee in all of hawaii one of the main reasons why I stay at the Ilikai.

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Mahalo for the 5 star recognition. We are delighted to provide spacious apartment homes and top notch service inside of the world famous Ilikai Tower. Great tip about recommending the higher floor city views which capture the mountains and the skyline. I must agree the coffee downstairs is fantastic. See you next time! Yours Truly, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

Seattle, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside you can only think, "Here is a hotel in need of a makeover". Balconies and outside show a lot of wear. The property is huge with 1000 rooms. Some are homes, some are hotel rooms, and some are time share units. All share the facilities with separate check in desks, etc. We found our room to have... More 

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to publish a review. The Ilikai is a 50 year old legendary condominium & commercial complex in the beginning of Waikiki. It certainly can be considered a vintage gem; as well as a work in progress. We are proud to have 123 units scattered amongst the tower; although they are mostly city view. We... More 

Sherwood Park, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were very friendly and accommodating. We had the city view which was noisy but manageable. Room was clean and beds very comfortable. Washer and dryer was great - next time take less clothes :) Trolley and bus right outside the door. I would recommend and would certainly stay again.

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for your kind words. We are proud to offer clean & comfy accommodations served by our friendly staff. It is rather convenient having a laundry room on every floor. I hope that you choose us again for your next vacation to Honolulu. Yours Truly, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked last minute and got a great deal for Super Bowl weekend. It was my wife and 20 month old child. We got the king bed room with a full kitchen. We got a pack and play but the bed was a true king and was plenty big enough for all three of us to sleep comfortably. The kitchen... More 

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Aloha from the Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai. Great news that your family enjoyed Super Bowl weekend with us. Our clean, spacious & comfy accommodations, well-equipped kitchens and near beach location sets us apart from the rest. Top notch service is the icing on the cake. Much Mahalo, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed here twice and will come again. We have stayed at a lot more expensive hotels and this hotel was just as nice at a lot less. This was our fifth time in Oahu. Great location. Having a full kitchen helps save on meals. Washer and dryer in hall. Right on the marina and beach. The only complaints I... More 

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

Your repeat patronage is much appreciated as well as your candid feedback. Thank you for noticing our impeccable value. Fully loaded condominiums footsteps to the beach for less than the average hotel room are hard to find in this city. We look forward to your next visit. Island Regards, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed the beach being so close. Restaurants, shopping and night life in walking distance. Everyone was polite at the Illikai and the unit was clean, beds comfortable and great view of the city. I would return here next time in Waikiki.

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WVO_Resort_Manager, General Manager at Waikiki Marina Resort at the Ilikai, responded to this review

So glad to discover that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Please come again and let us know if we may ever be of further assistance. All the Best, Barrett Winning Resort Manager More 

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