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Tyler
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

When I got to the hotel every single person there seemed so privileged to help you from baggage, parking the car all the way up to the time I checked out 3 days later. They definately provided what felt like genuine hospitality that has become so rare in our businesses today. Once I settled in my room, I had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for the first week of our honeymoon. The location was ideal for us, as it was quiet - 3 minute walk to the beach/lagoon and 20 minute walk to the middle of the strip. Also 10 minute walk the other way is the largest mall, for more shopping if required. The motel is clean with great staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff were so friendly and their service was top-notch. If you arrive this hotel before your check in time, you can use their spa facility and take a shower and wait for your room to be ready. This hotel location was excellent- close to the mall and other super markets (10-15mins walk) You can ask them to borrow their... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been tired with group tourists and mega hotels in Waikiki but this time my business required me to stay around that area. Since I was invited to their restaurant Morimoto, I gave a try to stay this hotel. It turned out to be an excellent stay. No group tourists and no kids were running around. Swimming pool is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This hotel reminded me of Barcelona for some reason with its slightly old school balcony's and boutique style rooms. The adults only "sunset" pool is an absolute highlight, even for one lazy afternoon and the location itself is pretty decent for shops, the beach and restaurants.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here for a bit of luxury at the end of a Hawaii holiday. The Modern is definitely that (modern), but with that unfortunately goes a certain 'coldness' from a few staff (too cool for school...). Staff who were friendly though were great. On check-in to our room there were two definite issues that were bad. Management dealt with these... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's become quite the annual event for myself, an indulgent birthday bash with all of my favorite people. Year after year (this would be 5 now), the Modern has rolled out the red carpet for my guests and me. Pool beds, chaises, towel service, drink specials, all for 50+ people who truly know how to enjoy themselves. The staff was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Modern looks over the marina and there is easy access to get onto the beach but it is world's away from the giant hotels filled with Japanese package tourists that line the Waikiki strip. Instead the hotel aims for -- and largely succeeds at -- a boutique hotel atmosphere complete with minimalist decor, a hidden bar off the lobby... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is quite off the Waikiki beach, restaurants and shopping central. It is very expensive for the type of the hotel. I'd rather stay at Sheraton or Trump Tower. The hotel is new and modern and staffs are very nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

modern hotel as the name says. small rooms but well furnished and chic. pool is very nice. wooden deck and excellent food /drink service. think W hotel. quiet. smooth music at the pool and outdoor seating. only a handful of kids. more adult tuned. still close to waikiki surroundings but not too close. no yard drinking, no beer chugging. no... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE MODERN HONOLULU introduces cosmopolitan chic for leisure and business pursuits in Hawaii. We deftly combine sexy and sophisticated in everything we do. Every element is original; authentic or custom-designed to enhance your experience. Gourmet pleasures, vibrant nightlife, intimate pool settings, exhilarating spa treatments and all that Oahu has to offer - luxury shopping, beaches, nature - blend to create a feeling of progressive luxury, as refined as it is relaxed. We invite you to make the most of every moment with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Modern Honolulu

Address: 1775 Ala Moana Boulevard, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1603
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $286 - $585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Modern Honolulu 4.5*
Number of rooms: 353
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Also Known As:
The Modern Honolulu Hotel Honolulu
The Modern Honolulu Hawaii
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#1 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#2 Family Hotel in Honolulu
#2 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
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