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The Kahala Hotel & Resort

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Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great property to stay at . Beautiful hotel , the beach and everything was amazing. Staff was friendly and very helpful. Great service with a smile always . Had requested a two beds room which they did not have but they did give us a rollaway which worked out fine for us . The beach area was... More 

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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The resort is a vacation unto itself. This was our first time in Hawaii and we were celebrating a few milestones as a couple, so we wanted something relaxing and a little beyond the ordinary. We are also budget conscious travelers, so we booked this and airfare combo from Seattle through a well-known travel site. The hotel is grand. It... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Aloha. We booked a family package with breakfast for 4 night. We were upgraded to ocean front view just steps from the beach for celebrating our anniversary. The staff were friendly, and the ocean view was amazing. I ❤️ this hotel!!. The only recommendation is to provide more varieties in the buffe breakfast, but over all I highly recommend this... More 

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California
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83 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff is what makes the Kahala top notch- service was exceptional from the moment we arrived to the day we sadly departed. Everyone, at all times, made us feel welcome and taken care of. While most hotels offer good service, the Kahala staff seemed to genuinely care, a perfect example being this- while riding in the elevator, we were... More 

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Kihei, Hawaii
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The resort is beautiful. The valet and front desk folks spot on. The room was very nice. Housekeeping and room service top notch. Stunning beach, nice pool. The pool boys were very good, especially the older gentleman! The only downside to everything was the service around the pool and the cabanas. We paid to have the tented cabana for whole... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Kahala resort from July 9 to 13 with our family of 5. We arrived at night and check in did not go well as the rooms we booked were not available and we had to split between several floors and get roll away beds. Tyler did not do a good job dealing with the situation at all.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

BEFORE WE GET TO MY REVIEW. I just wanna say, that if you're traveling with more than two people and plan on eating at the hotel. the prices are insane. and not the good insane. If you're trying to save a bit of money on your Hawaii Vacation, you should probably stay away from this hotel. Now Staying at the... More 

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your recent visit to Oahu. We enjoyed reading all of the positive comments you provided and that you enjoyed the arrival, Grand Lobby and our friendly staff. Our resort is known for the impeccable service that we provide and we are so pleased to hear that Kyle, Wilson, and Lance delivered... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

For 4 years now my husband and two daughters have travelled from NZ to Hawaii during the NZ school holidays. We have always stayed in Waikiki or near Ala Moana. Last year we visited the Kahala for lunch and at the time decided we would return to stay for our next Hawaiian visit. The Kahala is PERFECT in every way!... More 

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your recent visit to Oahu. We enjoyed reading all of the positive comments you provided and we are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to being of service to you during your next stay! More 

Garden City, New York
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28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family and I recently spent time at the Kahala. It was an extremely positive experience from the moment we stepped out of the car. The property itself is hidden in a residential area right on the beach. The grounds are beautiful and immaculate. Every member of the staff is warm, helpful and engaging. The rooms are spacious, nicley decorated... More 

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I took a trip to the Kahala for our one-year anniversary. As usual, everyone there was wonderfully helpful, the scenery was unbelievable, and the dolphins were a source of endless entertainment. This time, we decided to schedule a beach shoot with Julia at Pacific Dream Photography--to document our anniversary. She's completely lovely--very nice, very articulate, great at... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Arancino at The Kahala
Arancino at The Kahala
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Plumeria Beach House
Plumeria Beach House
Cuisines: Hawaiian, American, Fusion, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kahala Hotel & Resort is Hawaii's reigning luxury resort, set on a secluded beach just ten minutes from the world class shopping and entertainment of Waikiki. This legendary hideaway resort in Honolulu's plush Kahala district is a favorite with presidents, international royalty and celebrities. From the moment you arrive, you will know that you are truly somewhere special. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Address: 5000 Kahala Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5498
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $349 - $862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Kahala Hotel & Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 338
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Also Known As:
The Kahala Hotel And Resort
The Kahala Hotel Honolulu
Kahala Resort Honolulu
Kahala Hotel Honolulu
Mandarin Oriental Oahu
Kahala Hotel & Resort
Kahala Mandarin Oriental
The Kahala Hotel & Resort Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#2 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Family Hotel in Honolulu
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