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151 Uluniu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Waikiki)
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Royal Grove Hotel
Ranked #35 of 82 hotels in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
37 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this place a number of times over the years, the last time before this trip was in 2012. Royal Grove continues to be the best budget bet in Honolulu in my opinion. It is more faded than ever-- expects 70's motel feel-- but the location is fabulous (2 short blocks to Waikiki Beach), the staff are... More

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Durango, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm one of those who like the hotel for all the reasons people have stated that they do, and can see why others don't like it for the reasons that they don't, although I disagree about it not being clean; it is well worn, yes, but still clean. The one clarification or distinction that I can make is that the... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned home from a 9 night stay at the Royal Grove Hotel. I must say we were very impressed , the hotel is alot nicer then what the photos show. ( I uploaded a few) Upon arrival at 8.30am our room was ready and we were able to go straight to our room which was perfect for... More

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Santa Rosa, California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's all about location at the Royal Grove Hotel. It is about a block and a half from beautiful Waikiki Beach. We could even see the beach from the balcony. The hotel staff is so wonderful. They will accommodate any request the best that they possibly can. Be sure and grab a chair and boogie on the way to the... More

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Toronto
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Honolulu hotels can be quite expensive and the Royal Grove is definitely affordable but. And the but means that this place is way beyond outdated, it wasn't very clean and it was always so noisy around the hotel.I noticed right away the fire alarm in our room that was ripped off the wall. There were too many drunks and wagabounds... More

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Wigan
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135 reviews 135 reviews
19 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The location of this hotel is perfect, just two blocks from Waikiki beach. Rooms are spacious with a plenty of storage room, bathroom complete with bath and a well equipped kitchenette. The hotel’s pool is small, but serves its purpose and we found we had it to ourselves the majority of the time. There is wifi available in the lobby... More

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Sydney
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

After 4 fantastic days on Maui our expectations were high, but we were not disappointed. The Royal Grove was outstanding value, so well located, clean, spacious, well-serviced and with a real feeling of warmth. After a morning on the very close Waikiki Beach I could just lie on the bed or sit on the lanai enjoying the sound of other... More

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portland,oregon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Yes,another trip at the Royal Grove! We stayed 9 days and had a great time. To those of you who have never stayed here this is what you are getting....2 blocks away from the beach,a kitchen with everything you need(you provide the food and drinks), right there you are saving tons of $$ which can be spent on other things... More

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Delaware, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I am amazed by the positves expressed by travelers on this hotel. There are NO customer service skills by the clerks or anyone else. The air conditioner in our room was non functioning. They gave us a SMALL fan to place beside our bed. Every time we had small requests or had interaction, it was a unfriendly tone, unsmiling experience.... More

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Canberra (capital of) Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I still feel this is the best value hotel in Waikiki although I have only actually stayed in one other - the Marriott which is not good value. I had a week at the RGH in a room on the pool side. The aircon was a new whisper quiet one that disappointed me as previously I used the fan on... More

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Address: 151 Uluniu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Royal Grove Honolulu
Hotel Royal Grove
Royal Grove Hotel Hawaii/Honolulu

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