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Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second trip to Waikiki. Selected this hotel initially due to its location and desirable proximity to all that Waikiki has to offer. Met with fantastic service from day one, clean and tidy rooms, and great hotel services. Stayed in a partial sea view room and enjoyed the sunset from the balcony. FANTASTIC CONCIERGE The hotel utilises Expedia concierges. My family... More 

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Thank Jarrod E
Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha Jarrod! Thank you so much for this awesome 5-star review of our property. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed all of our amenities and mostly for the great service from our outstanding staff. They truly are the best in the industry and we couldn't be happier to have them apart of our Beachcomber Ohana (family)! Especially James,... More 

Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off....11 times to Waikiki, first time at this hotel. Issues out of the way first Noisy...could not open balcony door because of air con/refrigeration units running from building below.Tip..get a room on diamond head side. Pool: small but lacking sufficient shade to accommodate a greater number of guests... No bar service or any pool side service of any kind.May... More 

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Thank OzzieSydney
Guest Service M... B, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha OzzieSydney, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with us. Great to hear that you enjoyed our convenient location and great room size. Our apologies for the noise that disturbed you from next door and the lack of shade at the pool. We are looking into this to provide a better experience for our guests. I... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every hotel experience begins at check-in. You can have a positive or negative one before ever stepping foot inside of a room. Ours was extremely positive. At the front desk Sophia greeted us in a way that was genuinely kind and caring. Excellent service. The rooms are totally fine, but after staying in a lot of newer hotels it does... More 

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Thank DanielYoon727
Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha Daniel! First of all, thank you so much for this great review of our property. We are hoping to complete a refresh of our rooms in the next couple years. It is our goal to always impress our guests and keep up with the competitors around us. But you are definitely correct about the kindness that is shown from... More 

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a return guest to the Beachcomber and must say it never disappoints. Location is fantastic and staff are always super friendly. The pool area is kept well maintained but can get crowded during peak travel times. Towels supplied at the pool for use at the pool and beach. The rooms are a generous size, beds comfortable etc. On... More 

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Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha and welcome back! Thank you so much for choosing to stay here at the Beachcomber again! It's always great to hear back from our loyal return guests, like you. We really appreciate you taking the time to provide us feedback from your stay. Please know that your comments are very important to us and will utilize them when it's... More 

sardinia
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a good stay. This hotel has a good location, between the centre and the beach. The room was large and clean, with all modern comforts. The staff was friendly and helpful, The breakfast was Ok, and the staff in the restaurant was professional.

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Thank sardinia2009
Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha Sardinia! Thank you, we appreciate your feedback of our property! So many of our guests like you enjoys the convenience of our great location. All the new shops and eateries just steps away and Waikiki beach across the street. We hope you will return for another enjoyable stay and try out the new Maui Brewing Company restaurant opening in... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hotel with easy access to all things Waikiki! Since arriving from a very early flight (6am) we were greeted by the gentleman down stairs who immediately took all our luggage and directed us upstairs to the front desk to ask for an amenities key. We were able to change our clothes. The pool is directly off the main lobby... More 

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Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha Leticia! What an awesome review! Thank you so much for sharing your great getaway here at the Beachcomber with all of us. Your comments and feedback is much appreciated. We are so happy to hear your stay with us was so wonderful and Patrick and the rest of our staff took care of you, treated you with Aloha. We... More 

Alice Springs, Australia
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location, some of our tours didn't pick up from here but it's no trouble as pick ups are in a bus bag around the corner 5mins walk. You are one block from the beach and with heaps of laneways it's a 2 min stroll. Great location to eat, Cheesecake Factory across the road is a winner. We had a... More 

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Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha! Thank you very much for this great detailed review of our property! We hope everyone who chooses to stay with us can enjoy all of our amenities like you did. Getting your monies worth on vacation is a plus! It's really nice to hear you were treated well by friendly helpful hotel staff. We appreciate your feedback and hope... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our arrival greeting at the reception counter was friendly and made us feel very welcome. We were even upgraded free of charge. Our room was serviced daily and everything worked. Very nice cleaning staff who were also very helpful when asked for something. I liked how they had towels at the pool and you can use them at the beach.... More 

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Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha Diana! Thank you for providing us such great feedback. It sounds like you were treating with Aloha from the entire Beachcomber ohana! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your upgraded room and the helpful service from our hosts. We appreciate you pointing out James, one of our Expedia experts. He is a gem and a great asset... More 

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel is huge and is in a great location (although not right on the water, but just across the street from beaches). Rooms are fairly standard, and there is a resort fee not included in the room rate. Staff are very friendly, and everything is clean. All in all, it's a place we'll go back to because of its... More 

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Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha! It's so great to hear we are your first stop in Hawaii! Thank you so much for choosing to stay here at the Beachcomber again. We really enjoy hearing how popular our hotel is because of our clean rooms, friendly staff and great location. We look forward to hosting you again on your next visit to the island. Please... More 

Auckland
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Although the rooms are starting to feel a little dated the property is clean and located in a good location close to shops and also the beach. I arrived off an early flight and tried to check in the lady advised the room was not ready but did offer to call when it was, which was appreciated and makes it... More 

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Guest Service M... B, Assistant to the Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber, responded to this review

Aloha! Thank you for choosing to stay with us! We really appreciate you taking the time to rate us and provide great feedback. Our staff here takes great pride in their work and keeps our rooms looking fresh. We are planning for a soft refresh of our room in the near future. It's great to hear you were able to... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber is a 496-room hotel conveniently located in the heart of Waikiki, just 300 steps to world famous Waikiki Beach. It is home to the Magic of Polynesia show, the one and only Jimmy Buffett's Restaurant & Bar, and Macy's Waikiki department store. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber

Address: 2300 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5049 (Formerly Ohana Waikiki Beachcomber)
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range: $222 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber 3.5*
Number of rooms: 496
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Waikiki Beachcomber Hotel Honolulu
Ohana Waikiki Beachcomber Honolulu
Waikiki Beachcomber
Holiday Inn Resort Waikiki Beachcomber Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#12 Family Hotel in Honolulu
#12 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#21 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Corner rooms are apparently bigger”
  • View from 7th Floor with partial ocean view
 of 5 bubbles aliceonholidays2016, yesterday | Read review
“Avoid rooms next to elevators as it is so noisy!”
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“Go for the option with the balcony and beach view!”
 of 5 bubbles JMacL0nd0n, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“We were on 8th floor and there was some A/C noise from adjoining premises.”
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“If you stay in rooms above level 8 you will not be impeded by sound of neighboring markets and airconditioning.”
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