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Vive Hotel Waikiki

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 8, 2016

This is a pleasant and well priced hotel a few minutes walk from the beach. Breakfast is basic but tasty, the Wifi works and the staff are very helpful. The rooms are a little on the small side for the US but that's hardly a deal breaker considering how nice everything else is.

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JacquelineVIVE, Manager at Vive Hotel Waikiki, responded to this review

Hello James_attree, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay here with us as well as our complimentary breakfast . It's a great way to start your day! I hope you choose to stay with us again the next time you're out here. Thank you for your review. Sincerely, Jacqueline

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed December 7, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at Vive hotel. It suited our needs perfectly. The room was cleaned every time we requested and on time, the breakfast was perfect for our requirements and the hotel was in a great location allowing us to get to the beach within 3min (100meters) and close to shopping, restaurants etc. Staff were friendly and nothing...

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Reviewed December 7, 2016

Just 3 minutes up the road from the "Duke" at Waikiki. This Chic Boutique Hotel is ideally placed for the 1st ,2nd or 17th timer to Honolulu. The rooms are "compact" but fine for two average sized occupants.Bed was good,air conditioner OK and to my wifes delight you could open the window and get fresh air (as she prefers). The...

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Reviewed December 7, 2016

My wife and I spent 2 nights at Vive Hotel Waikiki and loved our stay. The room was small, but had all we needed, and the price and location were great. Access to beach gear a plus, and the breakfast was better than expected.

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Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Rated top 10 Waikiki hotels according to Tripadviser, but that is NOT accurate.. decent, clean budget hotel is about it.. Nice lobby, good customer service, continental breakfast and free wi-fi.. rooms small, minimal, inadequate Air conditioner, below par housekeeping service..

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Kensington, Connecticut
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Very friendly and obliging staff. Good location, quick breakfast with fruit, cereal, juice, coffee and pastry. Room is small but it is all we needed. Beach mats provided. Room cleaned thoroughly every day.

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

The good news is that this hotel is centrally located. The lobby is inviting and decorated very chic. The breakfast was adequate. The rooms are semi clean and bed are comfortable. The price is right. The staff is friendly and accommodating. We recommend that if you are going to rent a car do it through the hotel concierge. We called...

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JacquelineVIVE, Manager at Vive Hotel Waikiki, responded to this review

Hi Anaah, Thank you for your honest review. It's satisfying to hear that our staff was helpful and assisted in your needs during your stay. Along with our cosmopolitan rooms, we also offer our junior suites which have a king size bed that may better suit guest that prefer more space. Should you decide to return to Hawaii, I hope...

Surrey Bc
Reviewed December 1, 2016

Decent hotel but room was the sizeof a closet.ok for one person not not more than that. The staff was really nice and helpful, location is great 5 min. To the beach and it has a decent complimentary breakfast.

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JacquelineVIVE, Manager at Vive Hotel Waikiki, responded to this review

Hi Lucky G, Thank you for your review. Although it seems you were unsatisfied with the size of your room, I'm happy to hear you appreciated the complimentary amenities we have to offer. Should you decide to give us another go, please consider our junior suites which may suit your needs better. These junior suites are bigger with a walk...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Excellent service (great breakfast, bread, coffee, fruits) location, but quiet small size room. But it didnt bother us much though, you won't stay at the hotel all day long. You will have so many things to do in HAWAII. :)

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Geelong West, Vic
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Good value, friendly staff, Ideal location for beach and transport. Only thing I missed was not having a kettle in my room. (love my cuppa). But having to go down stairs for a cuppa I was able to relax in sitting area . So there was an upside to that.. Thank you to all welcoming and cleaning staff.

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Hi christinebF4653GL, Thank you for sharing your Vive Hotel Waikiki experience with the world on TripAdvisor. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write about how you enjoyed our staff, location, and living room. We hope that you choose to make Vive Hotel your home away from home for your future trips back to the beautiful island of Oahu....

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Vive Hotel Waikiki

Address: 2426 Kuhio Avenue, Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3310
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $173 - $313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vive Hotel Waikiki 3*
Number of rooms: 119
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“higher floor the better”
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“Try to take higher floors”
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“Much better in higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles antoniosP260BZ, 1 week ago | Read review
“Did not notice outside noise, usual noise of A/C”
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“I suggest a floor higher than 8 when you check in, loud road noise on the beach side.”
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