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Queen Kapiolani Hotel

3.0 of 5 150 Kapahulu Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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Sudbury, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spent a week there and would definitely book there again. Great location - close to the beach, park, zoo and aquarium while still being part of Waikiki. Wonderful staff everywhere - at the front desk, bell desk and cleaning staff. Lovely people. Room was very nice and clean. It was nice to get up in the morning to see such... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is located next to the Waikiki Zoo, which is a very convienient area if you have a car since you can park on the street for free and you are just two blocks away from anything. The staff is moslty friendly and the pool is great: it has a Diamond Head view! Did not have the chance to... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked a junior suite with an ocean view; we checked in late at night and you couldn't see anything. when we woke up in the morning, we weren't happy with the view so the front desk quickly found us an equal room with a better view. They even helped us store our groceries while the new room was being... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Expectations met, not exceeded. Great location! Rent a boogie board for $10 and use it for 24 hours! Room was unremarkable but nice view of the ocean. Overall a good experience. Probably reasonable for this area...considering. The birds at the pool and open area dining are awful but tolerable. May recommend to an acquaintance but next time we're staying at... More 

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just left here this morning-I have a few thoughts. First and foremost, the staff is great, very helpful and kind. There is a concierge on the lower level that is actually working for Expedia who was also very helpful. Her name started with an A, i can't remember but she was very nice and helpful. The bell desk staff were... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff was friendly, great location, rooms were clean. The room met minimum expectations but didn't exceed them. The main drawback was that the room did not look like it had been updated since the 1970's. Old and not terribly inviting. My room was quite dark as well. If you can get a room for a good price then go for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I had planned a trip to celebrate a friends Birthday. We had planned to stay in Waikiki for a 4 day weekend. I had searched many websites, to find not only a great rate but a hotel that would ensure a comfortable stay. Upon arrival at the Queen Kapiolani Hotel, we were greeted by a warm and... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there with my wife for one night only. The hotel is located in front of the Waikiki Zoo, pretty close to the beach and all the stores and restaurants over there. We got a room with Diamond Head view, which was a really amazing view. You can also see the ocean from the balcony. The staff was helpful.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pros: good value for the location. Friendly but arrogant staff. Helpful booking guy in the lobby. Reasonable but overpriced breakfast. Great views from the food/pool area Cons: eating breakfast with pigeons flying into the food. Hearing EVERY WORD AND EVERY CAR within 3 blocks. Don't stay here if you want to relax. I learnt all the words to the song... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

after an international flight, was greeted upon arrival at 9.30am with "We didn't know you were coming today" and "go change your clothes and go for a swim" after 19 hours on a plane I wanted a shower and to sleep!! after sitting in the lobby for 5 & 3/4 hours was given a room with a king bed, not... More 

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  • Diamond head(58)
  • Great location(10)
  • Waikiki beach(9)
  • Very nice(8)
  • Ocean views(6)
  • Pool deck(4)
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Additional Information about Queen Kapiolani Hotel

Address: 150 Kapahulu Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Queen Kapiolani Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 315
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Also Known As:
Queen Kapiolani Honolulu
Hotel Queen Kapiolani
Queen Kapiolani Hotel Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#26 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#37 Family Hotel in Honolulu

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