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Richmond, Virginia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We booked this hotel for 5 nights and I must say everything was great! We booked a room on one of the higher floors. Great view, no balcony but this was not an issue. The staff was extremely helpful providing anything we requested. The room was very comfortable and quiet. We definitely recommend this hotel to others. We like the... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Heading back to Honolulu after a 20 year absence meant readjusting to a new hotel as the only hotel I have ever stayed at was demolished as part of the International Market Place Upgrade (which whilst very modern has none of the atmosphere of the original and was a major disappointment). This trip was as a stop over en route... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel's location is great, but the AC in our room was woefully underpowered and couldn't keep the room cool on 30°C days. The lighting in the room was also very bad - no light in the entrance hall so you had to use your cell phone as a flashlight to see inside the closet & safe at night. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As we opened the door to our hotel room, there was a lovely vanilla undertone of scents that filtrered through the room, as they provide complimentary scented oil sticks with a variety of scents if you wish. The room was very modern & clean. We were on the 9th floor, which is the highest floor of the building, with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The front desk is helpful all the time, especially Sarah who took much effort to help me with an issue I had. We had a premier ocean view room but the view is not as wide as I expected. However, the room is clean and decent. What puzzles me is that the doorman was very friendly at first but became... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The room decor was sleek and modern and the view from room 909 was spectacular. The heating/air conditioning was either all on or all off. There was no in-between. I was either sweating or freezing inside the room. The noise levels in our room were high due to the thin walls between rooms and into the hallway. Also there is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is small compared to others but that was a plus for us. The room was adequate size. Not much room around bathroom sink but had shelves and drawers to help store your personal items. Close to the beach and other items. Valet parking only but they were quick to get our car every time we needed it. Staff... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

this hotel is highly recommended, all the staff wonderful and helpful, room with a view of waikiki beach, breakfast provided, dvds daily, beach chairs and towels. staff will book tours, help with restaurants and airport transfers. i would much prefer to stay at this boutique hotel than one of the bigger chains.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is renovated with updated rooms and a modern, but small lobby. The flavored water is a nice treat, as is the free continental breakfast. Staff were helpful with booking a luau, directions, and finding parking nearby. It's only two blocks in from the beach, and at the slightly quiet east end of Waikiki. Definitely would stay again. Great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved staying here. Excellent customer service. I stayed for 11 days and met an incredibly friendly staff- Jackie, Rachel, and Sarah, thank you for everything. My wife and I loved their restaurant suggestions around waikiki also. They offered free dvd rentals and video games which was awesome and a great way to end our evenings. We loved our stay... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the center of it all, yet a world away from ordinary, Hotel Renew is an oasis of calm for savvy travelers seeking a more intimate Waikiki experience. This designer boutique hotel is a one-of-a-kind property offering sophisticated serenity throughout its 72 freshly designed rooms. Situated at the center of Waikiki's vibrant shopping and dining area, the hotel is a retreat that promotes wellness and rejuvenation with natural elements reflecting the beauty of Hawaii. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Renew

Address: 129 Paoakalani Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3708
Location: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range: $213 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Renew 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Renew Hotel Honolulu
Ocean Tower Hotel
Hotel Renew Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#14 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#18 Family Hotel in Honolulu
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