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Waikiki Prince

2431 Prince Edward Street, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Only one block back from the beach and right in the heart of Waikiki. Hotel is half the price of those on the beach yet you can still get partial ocean views from the balconies. Low rise buildings out from preserve an open airy feel and it was pretty quiet with good sleep quality. Rooms are relatively small but come... More

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Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the Royal Hawaiian is a bit out of my price range, I opted for the Waikiki Prince after reading reviews on Tripadvisor, Moon Handbook, and Lonely Planet. Location is a major plus--a short two block walk puts you on Waikiki, right at the statue of Duke the Surfer, a Waikiki landmark. I stayed here several nights with my daughter... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As long as you come to this hotel with the right expectations, I don't think you'll be disappointed. It is not a resort, it is not situated directly on the beach, it doesn't have daily room cleaning or a handful of other services. If this is what you're looking for, then don't come here. If you want (probably) the best... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for 1.5 weeks in July, 2014 and was massively impressed. It was significantly cheaper than any other hotel I could find in the area and it's location was better. It takes about 2 mins to walk to Waikiki Beach, it's less than a 5mins walk to multiple bus stops and many of the island or experience tours... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Waikiki Prince Hotel on our first arrival to Waikiki and subsequently when we came back from Big Island. Chardonnay the reception staff was very helpful and friendly. She is always cheerful and went above and beyond her duties to help us find out info we needed. Mahalo Chardonnay. The rooms were clean and have everything we needed.... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I generally have some very basic qualifiers for any hotel; it should be clean, comfortable, convenient and have a staff that seems to care to some degree about its customers. Coming from an area with a lot of high end luxury resorts, there is always the danger of using these as the litmus test. Its not always a fair comparison,... More

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Macedon, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

After booking this hotel, we advised them that our flight would not arrive until later in the evening, so we would require a late check-in. We arrived approximately 8:25 pm to find the door locked and a sign saying that office hours were 8 am to 8 pm. Another sign listed our name as a late check-in, and instructed us... More

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waikikiprincehotel, General Manager at Waikiki Prince, responded to this review

Aloha Colleen017, I am sorry to hear about this situation. Our intercom system generally works well, calling several different numbers to different people. The cell phone backup also should have worked just in case the intercom did not work. It would really help if you could send me your date of check in and your real name. I will check... More

Sterling Heights, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Would definitely recommend this hotel for a short visit to Honolulu! They were very accommodating extending our check out time a few hours so we could enjoy the beach! Thanks Chardonnay!! She even went out of her way to verify our shuttle to the pier! Clean, safe budget hotel with a great location to Waikiki Beach!

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waikikiprincehotel, General Manager at Waikiki Prince, responded to this review

Aloha Vernnie, I am glad you enjoyed your stay and I will let Chardonnay know she did a great job. Some shuttle companies don't know where we are, or don't think people know where they want to go. We are happy to have assist you on your way to your next adventure. Mahalo More

Athens, Greece
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The location was excellent, next to the Waikiki Beach, bus stops, shops, restaurants etc. The rooms were clean and the area is very safe. Ours was a twin room, the second bed was not confortable. There was also a small kitchen. The wifi was not working at all and this is an issue for me. The staff was very helpful... More

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waikikiprincehotel, General Manager at Waikiki Prince, responded to this review

Aloha Dawgette , Thank you for your review. We were trying to upgrade the system during your stay. The new system did not work to expectation and we went back to our old system. The previous system was working for the past 7 months without much problems. I will look into the bed issue. We changed out the majority of... More

Atlanta, Ga
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

When we first walked into our room, I thought, "Oh, no!" It was very dated and small. However, we decided to give it a chance. I'm glad we did because we had a great stay. It was very clean and there were no bugs any where. The room had AC, microwave, stove, sink, and a good size "small" refrig. The... More

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waikikiprincehotel, General Manager at Waikiki Prince, responded to this review

Aloha Dawgette, We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Yes our hotel is quite dated. We are slowly getting up to speed on upgrading our hotel. Major projects that you noticed like free high speed wifi and the key card system were done in the past year. We are working on upgrading the cable on the tv before we... More

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Address: 2431 Prince Edward Street, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
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Free Wifi, Free Coffee (brew your own) Area to print out boarding passes. All of our rooms have balconies, TV, Air Conditioning, a refrigerator,and microwave. ... more   less 
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