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Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   2885 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Formerly The Lotus at Diamond Head)
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Ranked #3 of 82 hotels in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Palo Alto, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Lotus since it was a W years ago. The location is part of it, and now with a solid management and seemingly happy staff, the Lotus is the only place I will stay while in Honolulu. Yes, Waikiki is a 15 minute walk but (a) it's good for you, and (b) the area is quiet at... More

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Lotus for two nights in early July 2014. It was our second hotel in Honolulu, so we were not expecting great service. Surprisingly, we were overwhelmed by the caliber of service at this hotel. The staff was very friendly and accommodating and the hotel amenities were excellent. We would definitely stay here again... More

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Milano, Italia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were really pleased to have discovered and chosen Lotus at Diamond Head, thanks to tripadvisor by the way, and so we want to share our satisfaction. The hotel is quite and far from the crowded and noisy center of Waikiki where the big hotels are. The room is very large and very very nice with a lot of amenities.... More

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Wailea, Hawaii
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so surprized by the Lotus. I stayed one night and it was great. I loved the location. It was quite and the staff were exceptional. I had a Diamond Head view room and it was amazing. I love the hard wood floors and the entire decor was lovely. Wes at the Front Desk was great and went above... More

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Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great place to stay off the Waikiki strip. Staff was wonderful and ocean view premium room was great. The complementary wine in the afternoon is a great touch and the little beach is great for a "dip".

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and welcoming staff, ten minutes walk to the lower end of the Waikiki strip. A short stroll to a great beach, very safe. Towels, chairs, sunshade and water were provided daily The web site gives a true reflection of what you can expect at this lovely hotel. Would love to go back sometime soon.

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Saskatoon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Lotus Honolulu was wonderful! This quiet, sophisticated boutique hotel is within reasonable walking distance to shopping and restaurants yet is away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki. The staff were cheerful, extremely helpful, and some spoke to us by name. The rooms were spacious, comfortable, and well designed. Ily coffee/coffee makers and small refrigerators were... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked my aunty at this hotel- was great ! Rooms were very nice, clean, big with balconies. Wonderful staff and great location. The hotel even serves free wine each day between 4-6:00 pm! The front desk attendants were extremely helpful and very friendly. I highly recommend this hotel if you are looking for a quieter experience than the typical Waikiki... More

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honolulu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely anniversary staycation at this nice quiet boutique hotel in Waikiki :-) The room was large, clean and well furnished. The staff were very friendly and the views of Kapiolani Park and Diamond head beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The perfect location out of the insanity of Waikiki, but just a short walk to shopping and restaurants. Wonderful staff! They had plenty of towels, chairs, snorkeling gear and bikes all just for the asking. They offer a water bottle every time you come in or out of the hotel. Great coffee in the room.

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Address: 2885 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815 (Formerly The Lotus at Diamond Head)
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Aqua Lotus Honolulu Hotel Honolulu
Lotus At Diamond Head Honolulu
Lotus At Diamond Head Hotel
Lotus Honolulu At Diamond Head Hawaii

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu #1 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu #3 Business Hotel in Honolulu #4 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu #4 Family Hotel in Honolulu
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A sophisticated enclave located on the famed Gold Coast of Waikiki, the Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head, formerly W Honolulu, is a fusion of Asian inspired decor and warm Hawaiian hospitality. Nestled between Kapiolani Park and a spectacular white sand beach shared with Outrigger Canoe Club, this hotel offers a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki with remarkable views of majestic Diamond Head and the Pacific ocean. With our boutique fee guests will enjoy WiFi Internet access, in room safe, complimentary coffee and tea service in the lobby, daily wine service in lobby, valet and concierge services, banquet/meeting facilities, beach butler service, complimentary bicycles and complimentary use of beach towels & chairs for Waikiki, which is just steps to Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head. ... more   less 
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