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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Genuinely a fantastic and very centrally located hotel. This is a 3 star property so if you are after a 5 star resort you could be a little disappointed, and also grossly overestimating how far your money will go in Waikiki!! What you will get here is a good quality, clean and brilliantly located hotel. Yes some of the furnishings,... More 

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Saskatchewan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was nice, clean and centrally located. There is construction next door but their working hours certainly never effected us. There is street noise at night but the hotel supplies ear plugs. What set this hotel apart was the exceptional staff. The front desk staff were kept busy but were very efficient, friendly and welcoming. I would say that... More 

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

Wow, mahalo! Our staff here at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel loves to go above and beyond for our guests and your compliments on their service make us proud. We’re glad you found our location to be convenient and our facilities to be clean too but to know that you thought our staff was the nicest you have ever experienced... More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a nice clean hotel. Close to everything including urgent care (which we had to find out)! Nice people had everything we need. Unfortunately there was construction next door but they also didn't work late or early hours. Leticia took good care of us. I'd stay there again.

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

Nothing pleases us more here at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel than to learn a guest had such a great time with us they would not hesitate to return. Mahalo for your review, we appreciate your compliments on our clean facilities and also for our staff in which you have named. We hope whoever was injured has recovered and that... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is central and it is decent, nothing fancy and not quite yet falling apart. The staff at the front desk was helpful. Thankfully we only had to stay one night on our way to the North Shore because this is not a hotel I would be happy about spending more time in. There is a bar adjacent to... More 

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

While we are happy to hear that you found our hotel to be decent and our staff to be helpful we are disappointed to learn that we may have fallen short of your expectations in other areas. We can assure you that we are a family friendly hotel and many families enjoy their stay with us. Our prime location in... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for our honeymoon I hunted for the best deal and the wave was great I called and booked directly which mentioned I got a great deal better than anything online. We got upgraded which was great some advice if staying ask to be on the opposite side of the building to construction as it could be a... More 

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Suva
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is located in central Waikiki area, a lot to do from there, walking distance to Waikiki beach, shops, restaurants, very busy hotel, some are friendly staff, but it is typical from busy places, value for money. safe to walk at night. clean room, good enough for central Waikiki

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

Aloha and mahalo for your great review of the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel. We agree our location is central to everything Waikiki offers with so many great activities and amenities all within footsteps. More 

Chappaqua, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To beat getting stuck in NYC during a storm I left for Hawaii a day early and needed a place to crash. I booked Aqua Wave thru Hot Wire and thought it to be a reasonable choice. Clean room - friendly desk staff and a block off the beach on busy Kuhio St. There is plenty of shopping nearby. No... More 

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

Aloha. We’re glad you found the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel to be reasonably cost efficient, friendly and clean and that you were able to make it out of NYC before the storm hit so you could enjoy your time in Hawaii. More 

Brisbane
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best thing about this hotel is the staff. All were very helpful and always greeted us with a smile and offered assistance. however the hotel room was below the standard I expected as I had stayed 18 months ago at the Aqua Palms and expected the same but unfortunately it was not in same category. The foyer was nice... More 

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

While we are happy to hear you found our staff here at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel always happy and helpful we are disappointed to learn we have fallen short of your expectations in other areas. Recognizing the need to update our hotel, as the area itself is being renovated; we currently have begun to refresh our accommodations. As stated... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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523 reviews 523 reviews
47 hotel reviews
258 helpful votes 258 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this hotel for 1 night in Waikiki as I was getting in late and wanted to rest up before heading to Kauai the next day. I found it on Priceline and ended up paying $80 before their resort fee. It was hard to find anything under $100 on Oahu... and the hotel had a good location, the room... More 

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

Aloha and mahalo for referring to our staff here at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel as great. We’re glad you found our location to be right in the heart of all the action and our accommodations to be clean too. We can assure you we don’t mind being compared, our $15 per night hospitality fee includes many additional benefits to... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't care much for this hotel but the staff were very friendly. It's also in a great location, walking distance from to everything. The rooms are in need of upgrades in particular the carpet and sofas. The bathroom and room could be cleaner. The size of the room was good though.

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

We appreciate your reference to our staff here at the Aqua Waikiki Wave Hotel as very friendly and to our location as great, but we are disappointed to learn we may have fallen short of your expectations in other areas. Our rooms are in the process of being refreshed to offer our guests the best in accommodations and we do... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Aqua Waikiki Wave 3*
Number of rooms: 247
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Aqua Waikiki Wave Honolulu
Aqua Waikiki Wave Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#37 Business Hotel in Honolulu

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