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The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I stayed in this glorious hotel for two nights before God no to visit family at the North Shore. You an tell it is a special place the minute you see the building, which is bathed in pink. The hotel has been around since the early 20s, and it is rich in history. I stayed in the historic section, and... More 

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Aurora, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I can’t tell you how much I looked forward to our four nights at the Royal Hawaiiian. After one week in Maui at the Westin Ka’anapali Villas North and one week in Kauai at the Westin Princeville, we culminated our Hawaiian vacation with a few nights in Oahu before heading home. As Starwood vacation owners, we were treated like royalty... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had high hopes for my stay of several days at the Royal Hawaiian. But ended up more than a bit disappointed. Waited a couple weeks to see if it was just me but I've decided that the hotel really did let me down in areas so I'm submitting this review. The Pros: Beautiful lobby and grounds. Great location. Package included... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at the RH with family (13,15) for 6 days in August 2016. This is the BEST hotel in WAikiki by far!!!! The location, beach, food, service, staff was amazing. First thing to note is that rooms are just ok. (We stayed at the four seasons in maui and those rooms were spectacular.) But everything else was amazing!!!!!!! First, you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I thought I was going to find an old, tired hotel. Instead, this gran dame of a hotel delivers a terrific tropical experience, with a great outdoor lobby, excellent breakfast views and amazing beach. It is definitely worth a stay, especially given it's proximity to the major shopping district and the rest of Diamond Head beach. Lack of a pool... More 

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Irvine, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Tip: If you book an ocean view room, you get a private patio near to pool to eat, have coffee and just kick it. From the moment you get to the driveway and greeted Aloha by friendly staff with leis on hand to the check-in process and the hotel room itself. Upscale island feeling. Wonderful hotel room. Garden views are... More 

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Kodiak Island, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had spent 2 weeks at a house we rented on the North Shore thru VRBO and had originally planned our last two night in Hawaii to be here at the Royal. A series of tropical depressions had reeked havoc on the trade winds and our house wasn't air conditioned. So we opted to come down to Waikiki a day... More 

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Royal Hawaiian one night before a wedding. The hotel was in a perfect location on Waikiki Beach and very close to prime shopping. The service was excellent and the food was good. There were nice shops inside the hotel and the bar was right on the beach. The hotel should replace the umbrellas as they are... More 

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El Segundo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

NOT a Cheap Hotel ! if you looking for a cheap Hotel this is not the Hotel for you and keep looking ! This is a Starwood Luxury Collection .This is my 3rd time staying the Royal. This is the Best Beach Front Hotel in Waikiki ! What are you paying for History and location ! yes its true you... More 

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Kula, Hawaii, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Third time to start at this resort and it seems you have improved with age. Stayed in the original section and the room was very well renovated. Service and food was very good. It is centrally located yet secluded from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki when you are in its confines.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • 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 Royal Hawaiian, a Waikiki Beach Hotel, has Abhasa Spa, renowned restaurants, and a pool with a waterslide and cabanas. We have gorgeous indoor and outdoor event space for weddings and meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

Address: 2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2515
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $349 - $812 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 528
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Also Known As:
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Hotel Honolulu
Royal Hawaiian Honolulu
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#7 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#9 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#9 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#16 Family Hotel in Honolulu
#18 Business Hotel in Honolulu
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