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“The Hawaii Prince - Very nice stay” 4 of 5 stars
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Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   100 Holomoana St., Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815   |  
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san diego, ca
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“The Hawaii Prince - Very nice stay”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

The prince is very nice, hotel is clean, the room was large and comfortable. The bathroom was really spacious, the largest bathroom I have ever stayed in and that is a lot of hotels we are talking about. All rooms face the waikiki harbor, which is very nice. the pool is nothing special, but they dont care if you take a pool towel to the beach, as long as you bring it back. the beach is a four minute walk from the hotel, which is great. this is a very quiet hotel, and i really enjoyed that. It primarily caters to the japanese tourist, which is fine by me. Housekeeping was like swiss timing, every day and they do a great job. They dont have balconies, but that is fine, as you can open the windows to let in the nice breezes. Overall a very nice stay. Would stay again.

Room Tip: Obviously the higher the floor the better the view. There are no bad views here as they all face th...
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  • Stayed November 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johnson City, TN
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 hotel reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We stayed here 2 nights starting on December 25th. I was very satisfied with the room. I did check out the restuarants and found them to be way over-priced. The pool and hottub was very nice.
Got a good deal on priceline for the room.
Not a bad hotel, but I will stay in central Waikiki on my next stay.
Hotel mainly caters to Japanese tourists.

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

A little bit out from the Waikiki strip this lovely hotel was delightful to stay at.
The hotel was peaceful, clean, and the quality of the food on offer was great.

Room Tip: Harbour view room was great as the windows opened up so you could enjoy the sensational sunsets.
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Toronto
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

We arrived very late on Dec 25 and there's no more room for 2 beds so we had added a folded bed into our room. The first night we weren't sleep well as 3 of us had to squeeze into the King size bed. In the next morning, the receptionist called our room we had changed to 2 Queens and it was amazing since we got told it was fully booked when we arrived but they did their job. The hotel location is good, room has yacht club views and the staffs are friendly, we had valet parked our car and it's fast to get our car every day. Just the hotel is a bit old.

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Vancouver, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

Booked the hotel through online bidding website. Being a Japanese owned hotel, we expected pleasant, courteous service and consistently above average product. We were right.
Other than the substandard greeting at the front desk (which was why they lost a star), we found the room to be relatively clean and spacious. The view of the Pacific Ocean was great. Beds were clean and the washroom was clean.

Although it was away from the main Waikiki strip, the free shuttle bus made it easy to travel around town, including regular pick up/drop off at Waikiki Beach. It was within walking distance to the Ala Moana Mall (10 minutes), which made shopping easy. Close by was a grocery store that had prices that were more decent to the ABC Stores that dominated the scenary in Waikiki.

The pool too was just right for a family, with great view. With research, one will find very reasonable parking available as well.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Irvine, California
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18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

What are the chances of pricelining a 4-star hotel in Waikiki for $100/night? I didn't think so & was aghast when I got something.

Well, for one, not exactly on the Waikiki strip proper, so location isn't exactly 5 stars. About a 15 minute brisk walk (which we were perfectly fine w/). But dangerously across the street from the Ala Moana Mall if you're an avid shopper. And though you can't walk out onto the sand like some other hotels (this place is located in the marina), but is walking distance from A__?? __?? Beach.

One of very few hotels where you have a self-park option & not get charged $30+/night. The service was friendly, the room was a good size, the view GORGEOUS, the bathroom huge, & I'm a sucker for tropical fruit scented amenities!!

I will admit that this is probably not the best review to abide by as we spent LOTS of time about the island & very little time in the room. But all in all, excellent bang for the buck & as much as I can despise priceline at times, they did good for us this round!

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Chicago
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28 hotel reviews
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2011 via mobile

Echoing the other reviews on this site, the Prince Hotel is a very good hotel. Clean, quiet, and reasonably priced for the area. It definitely has more of a business hotel feel. I just stayed there for one night and was very pleased w/ my experience - though I'm not sure I'd select this hotel for a week long vacation in Honolulu. Btw, I did a combo car rental/hotel package booking for it on Expedia.

  • Stayed November 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 100 Holomoana St., Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#12 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#13 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#14 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#27 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#34 Family Hotel in Honolulu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki 4*
Number of rooms: 578
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Gracious hospitality. Exceptional value. No mandatory resort fees. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Prince Hotel Hawaii
Prince Hotel Honolulu
Hawaii Hotel Prince
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