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Hillside, Illinois
Reviewed June 25, 2010

This was a very average hotel in a great location. The rooms were a little outdated. The best thing about the room was the large flat screen TV and free internet access. We requested a double bed room and at check-in they only had rooms with queen beds available, however they were able to accomodate us the following night with...

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Captain Cook
Reviewed June 22, 2010

Wonderful manager who greeted us with the Hawaiian welcoming spirit of the islands. The hotel was in a perfect location, convenient to the Hilton Hawaiian Village, excellent places to eat breakfast, and easy when you have a rental car. Loved the complimentary coffee as well! Nice touch.

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Hilo
Reviewed June 22, 2010

The Aqua Palms and Spa was perfect for what we needed. Convinient and close to the Hilton w/o the Hilton price, clean and a great location for access to Ala Moana and shopping and a fantastic price. Great for walking to night spots or even catching a cab if you want to drink and not worry about driving. The staff...

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Chicago
Reviewed June 22, 2010

For most people who aren't looking to spend an arm and a leg but still want a great location, this hotel was great. The staff are friendly, it's right across the street from the Hilton Hawaiian Village (which is right on the ocean), and you can walk to both Ala Moana Shopping Center and the big strip of resorts/bars/shops along...

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Albuqerque,NM
Reviewed June 19, 2010

Hotel rating from us on a scale of 1 to 5 was a 3. Staff was o.k.,room was o.k., location was o.k.. Overall experince at this hotel was only o.k. Not the best and not the worst, but definitely nothing very special.

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hilo
Reviewed June 17, 2010

We had a wonderful visit. The hotel was beautiful, and the service was excellent! It exceeded all of our expectations. I would recommend this hotel to anyone who is looking for a beautiful place to stay while on vacation in hawaii.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed June 4, 2010

We stayed here for 5 nights recently. A friend of ours was getting married in HI. To be fair, the pros are: 1. Location - very convenient. if you take the shuttle from airport, you will get here must faster than other hotels, which is awesome if you fly in from the east coast, it's also walking distance from the...

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aquapalms, Manager at Aqua Palms Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha ELZNY, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback of your recent visit with us. We appreciate the positives that you have noted and regret the negatives. We have identified which room that you have stayed in because you also sent us this same feedback directly. What you have described is completely unacceptable conditions and while we...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed May 31, 2010

Pros: 1. Very clean and nicely appointed rooms. 2. We took the Junior Suite with the view of the Diamond Head and it was located at the topmost floor. The room was spacious and with very nice pieces of furtinure. 3. The tolieteries kit was of high quality. 4. The view from the hotel was nice with a beautiful sunrise...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed May 30, 2010

I have stayed at many hotels on the island and I have to say that the Aqua Palms & Spa and its staff has made me feel like a million bucks. Most of the reviews I read must have been from years ago because the elevators are NOT slow and the rooms are newly remodeled and very comfortable. I could...

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California
Reviewed May 29, 2010

We booked this place because it's away from Wakiki. They claim they're in Wakiki but it's a bit of a walk. The room was VERY small and the floor uneven. We put a can on the floor and it rolled down the room. The hallways were also sloped. It looks like the place was remodeled on the cheap. There is...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aqua Palms Waikiki is a boutique hotel located 1 block to the beach and across from the Hilton Hawaiian Village. This hotel is a short stroll to Ala Moana Shopping Center and in close proximity to the Hawaii Convention Center. During your stay, you'll enjoy convenient guest room comforts like Aqua BLISS pillow top beds, 42-inch LCD TV's, a mini-refrigerator, a microwave, iHome alarm clock radio, credit card laundry facilities, and a coffeemaker. With our hospitality fee, Aqua Palms Waikiki allows guests to enjoy many hotel services and activities without having to incur miscellaneous charges. These amenities include WiFi Internet throughout the hotel and in guest rooms, DVDNow (Unlimited movies & PS3 games), beach towel and chair rentals, Waikiki/Ala Moana Shuttle service, Daily Newspaper, In Room Coffee, In Room Safe, Local & Toll-Free Calls, Water in Lobby, and a Weekly Manager's Reception. Also includes access to the fitness center, pool and sundeck with a barbeque grill, and coffee and water service in the lobby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Palms Waikiki

Address: 1850 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1602
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $142 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Aqua Palms Waikiki 2.5*
Number of rooms: 263
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Also Known As:
Aqua Palms Waikiki Hotel Honolulu
Aqua Palms Hotel
Aqua Palms Honolulu
Aqua Palms Spa Honolulu
Aqua Palms Waikiki Hawaii/Honolulu
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#33 Business Hotel in Honolulu
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“Diamond Head view rooms are loud due to traffic”
 of 5 bubbles ClevelandM, yesterday | Read review
“If you stay here, make sure you ask for a room that doesn't face the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles PIRwayland, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Stayed on 10th floor with an okay VIEW!”
 of 5 bubbles 110coach, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“We stayed when the hotel was fully booked and noise was never a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles J0lineV, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Book on hotel website to save $20-$40 per night. Rooms on higher floors, such as floor 10, have more sunlight.”
 of 5 bubbles O7476HMstuartm, Feb 11, 2017 | Read review
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