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Waikiki Starlight Luau

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Friendly staff.

Luau was on top of a parking garage. Staff made the show as best as they could. Definitely... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2019
Chris B
East Moline, Illinois
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Hilton Waikiki Luau - ok, but I think there are better out there

We went here on 2 January, it was ok but next time I'd prefer to go to a luau that has a bit more... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2019
Kelly P
Sydney, Australia
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Hilton Hawaiian Village, 2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
+1 808-941-5828
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing Luau! Great show depicting the various cultures. Authentic costumes, music and delicious food. The one thing that took away from it all, was the fact we were on a roof top instead of on a beach. Apart from that - it was amazing!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our party were told to arrive early as seating is first come, first serve. IT ISN’T. There are two lines - one for Hilton Diamond and or gold circle members $141-171 per person with children $91-111 pp, the other general admission with a price tag...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great and plentiful. Show was good. We were told to arrive early to get good seats, only to have a bunch of others let in before us because of various package levels that we weren’t made aware of. Our package didn’t even come...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

Ok, so let's get the negatives out of the way.....location is not the idyllic beach that would best suit the show, but really wasn't a problem for us, and din't detract from the enjoyment of the evening. We chose this Luau as it was so...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Luau was on top of a parking garage. Staff made the show as best as they could. Definitely disappointed with Hilton (including other issues throughout our stay). Food was good and service of staff was excellent and friendly.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 4, 2019

It was our time to Hawaii and he had to see a traditional Hawaiian Luau. This one was located at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, billed as a outdoor event, which is was. The rooftop setting with buildings/towers all around us has not the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

Attended this Luau with a large group. It is on the roof top of a parking garage with skyscrapers in the back ground with the feeling of being in NYC as opposed to Hawaii. Pray that you are not seated in direct sun as the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

We went here on 2 January, it was ok but next time I'd prefer to go to a luau that has a bit more space. This Luau was on the rooftop of the Hilton and while nice enough, it was really cramped up and there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kelly P
Reviewed July 24, 2019

I am actually at the Luau right now as I write this review. My family and I (a party of 10 with 2 toddlers) paid extra for the Diamond level. Not worth it. We have sat and roasted in the sun for the last hour...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2019

First of all, foods and drinks were the worst ..even we made a lo~~og line to get them...narrow table and you must be interrupted by the very next person beacuse of narrow space.. very overpriced considering of show and service

Date of experience: July 2019
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November 7, 2018|
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Response from gmc292 | Reviewed this property |
I just rang and booked day before as I couldn't print out tickets from our accm. I agree it would depend on the time of year. although we were I off season it was packed!
April 11, 2017|
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Response from warrior96 | Reviewed this property |
The luau is not held on the rooftop on Fridays. Instead, there is something held on the lawn adjacent to the Duke Kahanamoku Lagoon. Not sure about the view from there.
Alex K
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Jack G | Reviewed this property |
The tickets that you are referring to could be the one that are given as an incentive to view the Hilton Grand Vacation. This would be your choice and could be what you have heard about.