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The Equus Hotel

3.0 of 5 1696 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

The Equus hotel is a good holiday stay for people looking to get out and about. The rooms are comfortable with a good standard of facilities for the star rating (3 stars). Do not expect too much and you will be satisfied. The Pro's; Good pricing (~$150 AUD online) Close to Alo Moana shopping centre (less then 5 minutes walk)... More 

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Plano, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned from an 8 night visit to The Equus Hotel. This is a small but conveniently located "boutique" hotel, within easy walking distance to Ala Moana Mall, an ABC store, and Waikiki Beach. All of the staff were very accommodating, especially Jason and Queenie. Our room was on the top floor with a small view of the ocean between... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a budget hotel so it's not fancy. The rooms are fine. Nice King bed, a flatscreen tv with lots of cable channels, and AC. The hotel is green in that you must have your room key plugged into the device in the room in order for the AC to work. I like that. The shower in our room... More 

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64 reviews 64 reviews
27 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice king beds.. Refrigerator/freezer. Nice tv. Nice towels. Good AC. Great free internet. Great location for Convention Center or Mall. Those are good points. Noisy til 10:30 pm from street and noisy again at 7:30 am. Not bad though. Not clean. Shower had not been deep cleaned in months. Mold in grout No soap dish in shower??? Scummy! Wear flip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was extremely friendly and comforting, will come back again!! They gave us a free upgrade to the suite because of Valentine's Day! There is valet and they are energy efficient as well. I was definitely blown away during my stay.

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Honolulu
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first time that we stayed at this hotel. We had a end unit room on Ala Moana Blvd and you could hear the traffic at night and the maids in the morning getting their carts out from the storage room. The room was pretty with horse photos and books around, we had two beds which were comfortable... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location for this hotel is great...very close to a bus line so you can get to a number of locations (Iolani Palace, Art Museum, Waikiki) without any changes. There are a number of eating places around, although you have to search a bit. The room was very fine...everything clean and nice. The BIG problem is the noise. There is... More 

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Kaneohe, Hawaii
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is very old. The furniture has been replaced with antique looking pieces, but the AC and Bathroom seem original. The rooms are clean and the bed comfortable. Nothing in the way of things to do at the property. The pool is about the size of my truck. If you just want a place to sleep this this is... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice clean and family owned hotel on Waikiki Beach enjoyed our stay with them for 3 days prior to cruising the islands the staff is very friendly and helpful in anything you may need. the hotel is trying to maintain the original Hawaiian feel in maintaining garden style rooms

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review was originally posted on my blog: http://onesleepymommy.weebly.com/home/hotel-review-the-equus-hotel-oahu-hawaii I had the opportunity to visit a place some people call paradise on earth. Hawaii is definitely beautiful from the air, and even more so on the ground. Oahu, being one of many islands of Hawaii, offers a balanced mix of city life and rugged countryside. This time I, my husband,... More 

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Address: 1696 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Equus Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 67
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Also Known As:
The Equus Hotel And Marina Tower
Equus An Aqua Boutique Hotel
The Equus Hotel Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#5 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#26 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#43 Family Hotel in Honolulu

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