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Polynesian Plaza

2.5 of 5 Condominium   |   2131 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Blood stains on carpet. A.c. broken. Old old old. Terrible service took 2 hours to get sheets for bed without blood stains on them. Great location but terrible room. I stayed in the penthouse. Or should I say craphouse. Would never stay there again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Located just 2 blocks from the beach in bustling downtown Waikiki this little gem of a hotel defies it's slightly worn 1970's look with superior front desk service, clean, well appointed rooms and a beautiful large pool and huge sundeck. There is self-service coin-op laundry on site. In addition most rooms feature kitchenettes and all offer decks. Starbucks coffee has... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

My wife and I visited Oahu in April for 2 weeks and stayed at this hotel. The room is big but needs upgrade. It is currently under renovation and that is why we got a good deal. Every morning the work starts around 8 and I was told that the hotel may be closed for a year for renovation starting... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

For a two-week vacation, we chose the capital of Hawaii, the city of Honolulu. The hotel, where we stayed was Polynesian Plaza. The hotel occupied only a part of the building. Some souvenir shops and cafes are located in the same block. The hotel location is very convenient. The nearest beach is in five minutes of walk. Army Museum, Zoo,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The hotel is location in the very heart of Waikiki. Everywhere you would want to go is just accross the hotel. Restaurants, shopping centers etc. are all just around the corner. We got the penthouse with kitchenette, the penthouse was really huge no doubt, toilets and bathroom are fairly clean but the problem is the kitchen. Everything is so dirty,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

The location is great. The hotel is just at Waikiki road and beach. We had booked a room with a kitchen but she upgraded us to a bigger room with no kitchen but it worked. She just tried to be nice! Good value for the money. No romantic honeymoon but for budgettravellers or backpackers it is a great option, a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Checkin staff were very nice. They even let us check in 3 hours early for no additional fee. We wish we had stayed here longer. This is a small boutique hotel. I was quite surprised how good this place was, well for Honolulu anyway, as things here seem to be 20-40% more expensive than anywhere else in the US (excluding... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I stayed 7 nights with my family. This hotel is very close to famous Waikiki beach and close to major shopping centres. Where can you get a 2 b/r fully a/c apartment with living room and fully equipped kitchen for $120 a night plus taxes in the peak season? AC in every room. TV in one b/r and in living... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We were here for two nights starting Thanksgiving Day 2013. This hotel is right in the middle of the Waikiki Beach area, so very convenient, though the sign is very small and tucked between two retail stores, so keep an eye peeled or trust your GPS. Parking is a bit of a hassle, but it's also pretty scarce, so $20... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

The plaza in the central attraction area of Honolulu, you can easy to go everywehere you want whatever by car, by foot or by public transportation, There is a full equipped kitchen in the room, you can cook if you want. Many restraunt and shop around there, we are satisfied wiith our choice.

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Address: 2131 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Polynesian Plaza 2.5*
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Location, location, location! Polynesian Plaza is situated on Kalakaua Avenue and Beach Walk, the focal point of Waikiki, just one block to world-famous beaches. Comfortable studios feature private lanai balconies and fully equipped kitchenettes with a 2-burner stovetop (most), microwave, and refrigerator. ... more   less 
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