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Aqua Waikiki Wave

3.0 of 5 2299 Kuhio Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Formerly Aqua Coral Reef (~2006/9/30))
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This property was smack in the middle of a very busy area, however quite convenient to shops, grocery and just a few blocks from the beach. Rooms were fine however no lift just stairs to get up to reception so a bit tricky with heavy bags. We were on the quiet side,currently lots of construction on the other side....

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Room was OK, it was nice to have a microwave, and a bath. Good solid walls, so very little internal noise. Elevators were terrible - a pretty long wait each time. We were only on the 5th floor, so we took the stairs at times. Good location. Very friendly staff, and clean room service.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a 2 night stay at this hotel. Our room was on the 7th floor, and faced east, which meant we overlooked the large construction project at the International Market. Work started there about 7am, but with the door closed we could hardly hear it, and watching the activity provided entertainment later in the day when we were pleased... More

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San Ramon, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were booked here through a travel reward certificate we got for attending a vacation presentation back home. After jumping through a million hoops, I was more than a bit disappointed. We were put on the 4th floor despite being told we had a superior/deluxe room booked. Our view was of the Waikiki trade center parking garage... We asked for... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed two nights at Aqua Waikiki. Really good and convenient location, spacious room, and clean. Walking distance to everything. Major construction beside the hotel. We got up early every morning so noise wasn't an issue for us. Parking is very tight and very limited. Overall, an enjoyable stay.

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AquaWaikikiWave, General Manager at Aqua Waikiki Wave, responded to this review

Aloha. Nothing pleases us more than knowing a guest had an overall enjoyable stay with us at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel. We're glad you found your accommodations both clean and convenient and hope that the next time you are in the area you will be back for another stay with us. More

Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed at this hotel during my transit stops in Waikiki for 2 - 3 nights at any one time. Great location on Kuhio Ave, and walking distance to almost anything in Waikiki, and if you are not a walker then the trolley buses are very easy to hop onto for a short ride to places. Easy access to the... More

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AquaWaikikiWave, General Manager at Aqua Waikiki Wave, responded to this review

Aloha. We appreciate your loyalty in staying with us at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel during your transit stops in Waikiki. Mahalo for your reference to our clean rooms and convenient location within walking distance to major area attractions. We're glad you'll be back to stay with us again, we look forward to it. A hui hou. More

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Central Location, construction on the old International Centre meant you couldn't have the doors open. Request a room on a higher level. Fresh towels each day. 5 min walk to the beach. Reception staff always very kind and extremely helpful. Rent a car from Alamo for the day and drive around to the north side of the island.

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AquaWaikikiWave, General Manager at Aqua Waikiki Wave, responded to this review

Aloha. Mahalo for your review, your acknowledgment of our staff who loves to go above and beyond for our guests and for your suggestions for other travelers staying with us at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel. While we understand that the construction taking place next door for the International Marketplace may sometimes cause a disturbance, we are very excited about... More

San Clemente, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel room was clean, and was walking distance to anything needed including the beach. Nothing spectacular, but served the purpose. Small China restaurant downstairs which is horrible by the way. Better to go elsewhere to eat.

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AquaWaikikiWave, General Manager at Aqua Waikiki Wave, responded to this review

Aloha. While we are pleased to hear that you found your accommodations here at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel to be clean and our location conveniently situated within walking distance to everything needed during your stay, we are disappointed to hear that our China Garden Restaurant did not meet your expectations. Specializing in Cantonese cuisine, our restaurant has been referred... More

Melbourne, Australia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel booked by our travel agent through a Qantas booking. This hotel is still showing pictures on the website of the update carried out around 2006? What a disappointment this hotel was, better to pay $60 - $80 per night more for a better hotel in the area. The lobby was up a set of stairs,... More

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AquaWaikikiWave, General Manager at Aqua Waikiki Wave, responded to this review

Although we are happy to hear that you found our staff to be very friendly and helpful we are quite disappointed this morning to learn that our hotel fell short of your expectations. As our location is excellent in relation to the beach and area attractions, it is also part of the very popular tourist nightlife area and we really... More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having just returned from 2 weeks in Waikiki I must say what a disappointment the Aqua Wave was. I had heard that the international Market Place ahs closed and there was construction going on. I purposely called before booking my 2 weeks and asked whether the wold be any construction noise, and was told there wouldn't be. That in fact... More

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AquaWaikikiWave, General Manager at Aqua Waikiki Wave, responded to this review

Hearing that our staff addressed your concerns and were very helpful during your recent stay with us is nothing less than what we expect from our staff who always goes above and beyond for our guests. But hearing that our hotel fell short of your expectations has really disappointed us this morning. We do apologize for any inconvenience you may... More

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Address: 2299 Kuhio Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Formerly Aqua Coral Reef (~2006/9/30))
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
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Hotel Class:3 star — Aqua Waikiki Wave 3*
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