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Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   342 Seaside Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Formerly Seaside Hotel )
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Vancouver, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed a little over a week, for my first time in Waikiki. Everyone on staff, from the desk concierges, housekeeping and maintenance act to make it a relaxed, hassle free experience. I appreciated the offer to print my boarding passes for free, and borrowing towels to take to the beach. When I managed to lock myself out of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful Hotel. Very clean, nice bathroom and friendly staff. Nice location close both to beach, shopping, bars and restaurants! The Shoreline, Honolulu and Waikiki is a wonderful place to stay if you want to have a really good time!

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha BjornMagnus, Thank you very much for your 5 star review! My staff and I are thrilled that we were able to exceed your expectations resulting in a memorable holiday for you. We hope that you can share your experience with your friends and family. If your travels bring you back to our beautiful island we hope to see you... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in the hotel for 3 nights whilst in Oahu. From the outset I have to say the location is exceptional. 5/10 mins walk to Waikiki Beach, restaurants and bars on the doorstop and shops close by. Many tours stop off anfd pick up opposite the hotel too which is a big plus for getting out and about to... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha MarkA292, Thank you for choosing the Shoreline Hotel Waikiki as your place of comfort. We are happy that our staff was able to provide you with a comfortable stay despite the rocky start. A huge mahalo for mentioning the effort of our “amazing” staff, each member of our front office team do their very best to accommodate each guests’... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
48 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for five nights as part of a larger Hawaii honeymoon. The location is excellent, being on a quiet side road off Kalakaua Ave (the main road) with its shops, bars and restaurants, and about a 5-miunte walk from the beach. The hotel is quite small, meaning that you get the personal touch from the very friendly and... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha davidjones533, Thank you for your 5 star review! We are ecstatic that the hotels location met your needs during your stay with us. It is also pleasing to see that you mentioned our very friendly and helpful staff your kind words will be shared with them. Thank you for sharing your review and we hope to see you in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stayed here whilst visiting Oahu, and loved it. The staff were simply wonderful, and couldn't do enough to help us with anything and everything. It's a few minutes walk to the central Waikiki area, where there are restaurants/shops etc., and the popular "Roberts" tours/excursions picked up from right outside the hotel (very convenient!) The hotel itself... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Ashley T, Thank you for your kind comments on Tripadvisor. We greatly appreciate you staying with us and we are delighted that our staff was able to provide a memorable experience. If your travels bring you back to the Waikiki area please contact us directly for our best available rates. Mahalo, Daniel Floren Front Office Manager More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here last night. Hotel was clean enough but our toilet overflowed and hotel staff while pleasant were not prompt I'm fixing the problem. The issue was temporarily resolved but then again this morning it again. I informed the front desk again of the problem and the attendant did not seem concerned or apologetic. The complimentary... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Bettes711, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. It is unfortunate that we could not exceed your expectations with the service we are known for. Your comments and opinions have been shared with our maintenance department. That feedback will be used to further enhance the guest experience. Thank you for your comments and the next time... More

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Shoreline the last time I was in Hawaii and will be staying there again when I return in November. The staff were extremely welcoming and friendly without being overbearing and the rooms were clean and well maintained. I travel a lot for work and have stayed in many many hotels, this one has the most comfortable... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha NicRP, Thank you for your 5 star rating on Tripadvisor. Our staff absolutely loves showing each of our guests their own unique spirit of Aloha and they do so effortlessly. We are glad that the hotels amenities and centralized location exceeded your expectations as well. We hope to see you soon! Mahalo, Daniel Floren Front Office Manager More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just back from 5 nites at this hotel , rooms were a little small but good valvue for what we paid . Location is the best feature as you are only a block from the action . Loved the free cold drinks in th efoyer . Restaurant wasnt open but should be this week . Would stay here again

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha BrisbaneSnorkellover, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that we were able to provide you with a memorable stay. Please share your great experience with your friends and family and we hope to see you sooner rather than later. Mahalo, Daniel Floren Front Office Manager More

Benicia, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family enjoyed a terrific Waikiki vacation here in early August. The staff is wonderful, the location is fabulous, the rooms are in very good shape, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We had a junior suite on the 13th floor (one floor below the rooftop pool). The room was on the north (city view) side and was very quiet.... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Michael L. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are pleased to know that you and yours had a terrific time here at the Shoreline Hotel Waikiki. Since the vast majority of buildings in Waikiki were constructed in the late 50’s and early 60’s many hotels have been renovated but still have a nostalgic ambiance... More

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here last week during the threat of Hurricane Istelle.The staff were excellent,several were staying in house as there was potential for them not to be able to travel to work in the storm.Location great,wifi excellent,drinks in reception always welcome! Special mention to Alex and Ally who were around the last day as we hoped to get our connection... More

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Shoreline H, Front Office Manager at Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Natalee S, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are delighted that although our island was under hurricane warning you were still able to have a pleasant stay. All of our employees are thoroughly trained when such occurrences happen and we are glad that they were able to make you feel safe and secure. It... More

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Address: 342 Seaside Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Formerly Seaside Hotel )
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shoreline Hotel Waikiki, a Joie de Vivre Hotel 3.5*
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In a destination that’s famous for being popular, the Shoreline is comfortable in its own skin. The hotel — 135 rooms over 14 floors — has a scale absent from most Waikiki Resorts, and the 1970s design creates a contemporary feel. Accommodations are bright and well‑appointed. ... more   less 
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