We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 47 Honolulu accommodations

Polynesian Hostel Beach Club

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   2584 Lemon Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Waikiki)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Polynesian Hostel Beach Club to your Saves list
Polynesian Hostel Beach Club
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nikki S
Write a Review

125 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (21)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So obviously youre looking for an affordable place to stay near enough to all the tourist stuff. This place is great! Right by the water, extremely affordable and has all the basic things you need (communal kitchen area, free wifi that works, hangout space, lockers, bed and showers) I stayed for a week and had no problems what so ever,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I can give you advice, do NOT stay here. If you are staying in a hostel, I would suggest Waikiki beach side hostel right next door. I stayed at Waikiki beach side for 4 nights and it was amazing. Great service, great atmosphere, and nice clean rooms. The Polynesian hostel has a very uninviting feel to it and the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ha ! This property and its management were a doosy. Run by two AMerican geezers who believed they had just one gold medals in the Olympics for being able to run this dump. They had two silly nick-names I will never remember. WOnder how long they'll last? Anyways, wound up staying here a whole month, only because I could not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Melbourne, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I was on holiday basically just to see the beach so didn't spend a lot of time in my room. The shower was probably the biggest letdown - barely any water pressure which made getting all the sand off me a challenge. It was very noisy in the mornings, lots of delivery trucks etc so I didn't get a great... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
9 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This was the first stop on our global adventure. We booked our beds through Hostelworld.com and when we arrived expecting to pay the amount on the invoice, we were advised it was "plus tax". This wasn't too much of a drama (seems everywhere in the USA is the same), just annoying that it wasn't declared on the booking site. Our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Its a little worse for wear needs a face lift but its clean and great staff and close to everything will stay there again the little pool was fun and also a small kitchen which is handy to have but its close to everything

Was this review helpful? Yes
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We came from Australia and New Zealand where the level of hostels seems to be much higher. So this felt like a huge jump down! Reminded us more of Thailand than a Western country hostel. But its cheap. Very cheap for Hawaii. It's one road from the beach. $20 gets you on a day tour (they run a west, north... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Great location! Nice staff, very helpful & inexpensive tours daily. The place could be a bit cleaner but for the low cost it truly can't be beat! Free pancakes for breakfast & parking is only $10/day but there is close by free street parking. Surf boards rental is $10 and they have quiet time after 10pm so no noise issues!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stayed our one and only night in a private room. Dirty towels, dishes, sheets, and floors. Customer service was okay but not friendly. Did not live up to the great reviews others wrote. Very disappointed. Big waste of money.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

What a great place to stay! Stayed in a 8 bed door and made friends straight away. The staff in this place are the best! It was close to the beach, close to shops and cool as. Smoking area was were it was hat with evening drinks till 10pm which is a bit of a bummer, but enough to get... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Polynesian Hostel Beach Club, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Polynesian Hostel Beach Club? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Polynesian Hostel Beach Club

Address: 2584 Lemon Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Polynesian Hostel Beach Club 2*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Hotels.com, Tingo, Agoda, HostelWorld, HostelBookers, Priceline and Venere so you can book your Polynesian Hostel Beach Club reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Polynesian Hostel Beach Club Hotel Honolulu
Polynesian Hostel Beach Club Hawaii/Honolulu

28 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (29)
Hotel & grounds (4)
View from room (1)
Bathroom (4)
Pool/beach area (2)
Room/suite (1)
Other (17)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Honolulu with
any amenities