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The Kahala Hotel & Resort

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I just spent 5 nights here for our honeymoon after a couple of nights at Turtle Bay. We couldn't recommend it highly enough. 5 star service the entire time. Enough restaurants to eat at, a buffet breakfast, shuttle service into Waikiki, a gorgeous dolphin lagoon and much more. Staff were considerate and obliging. Nice to be away...

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I researched the hotel prior to booking this trip through a travel agent and ended up with a golf course view. I wanted a luxury hotel that was quiet, not crowded since I would be traveling with a toddler. The room and bathroom were spacious and very comfortable and the style of desk, size/location was perfect. The first two days...

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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us and sharing your concerns. Renovations are necessary periodically to keep our resort to the standards our guests expect. While we schedule work (and rooms) to minimize interruption to guests, we are sincerely apologetic that the work dampened your experience. Mahalo.

Umina Beach, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Kahala resort for two weeks in a Dolphin Lanai room which overlooked the dolphin lagoon. The Kahala resort is about 8kms from Waikiki and provides a free shuttle bus departing the hotel at 9.30am through to 9.10pm stopping at Ala Moana shopping centre, Luxury Row and T Galleria in Waikiki and Kahala Mall. The hotel has...

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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your vacation. Dolphin Quest manages the lagoon and they are expert in not simply managing the well-being of our wildlife, but also contributing to research and education about dolphins. Mahalo.

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had an amazing time at this hotel and would definitely come back. The staff were very friendly and the room we had was very clean. As this hotel has a private beach it's always very quiet and calm which I loved. I am looking forward to coming back to this hotel next year!

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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts. We look forward to hosting you again next year! Mahalo.

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this resort for two nights (booked Standard View, Mountain View - King bed). Location is great (near Kahala Mall) away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki. A short walk to the beach -- feels very private given the location of the hotel (not overcrowded like Waikiki). We received a cold towel and a lei upon at...

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your stay on Oahu. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed the location, the secluded beach, spacious accommodations, and special amenities. We are delighted you were able to enjoy all the resort has to offer. Your feedback was noted and we appreciate your review. We hope to welcome...

Del Mar, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had the pleasure of being a guest of the Kahala Hotel and Resort during the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor and this legendary Hawaiian Landmark. This is, without a doubt in every way the ultimate, from its peaceful location away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki to its impeccable service and attention to every detail. Gerald Glennon, the...

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your historic visit to Oahu for the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor. We enjoyed reading all of the positive comments you provided and we are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our resort is known for the impeccable service that we provide and we are so...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I just fell in love with this hotel, amazing staff and stunning location. The hotel is located on the Beach front of Kahala with stunning, uninterrupted views of the Ocean.Kahala for those unfamiliar with Oahu is about 5 to 10 minute taxi drive to Waikiki but without the shops and crowds. We originally booked three nights here and planned to...

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your recent visit to Oahu. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and appreciated our unique location that was hard to leave. We are delighted you were able to enjoy all the resort has to offer. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to stay. The food was delicious and the the service was excellent. We loved the breakfast buffet and enjoyed the views of the beach and ocean. Our room was comfortable and clean. We had a patio that looked out to a waterfall and cove with dolphins. Lino took great care of our room and was...

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your recent visit to Oahu. We enjoyed reading all of the positive comments you provided and we are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our resort is known for the impeccable service that we provide and we are so pleased to hear that our staff delivered...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have gone there for their Wine Tasting Dinners, cocktails after work, Brunches, etc. but unfortunately, they keep cutting while raising prices. It doesn't help that the hotel is undergoing renovations.

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting The Kahala Hotel & Resort on your many visits for wine tasting dinners, cocktails, and brunches. We are disappointed to hear that the prices did not meet your expectations. We have shared this with our management. We hope to be able to welcome you back soon.

Reggio Emilia, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I been in this hotel before when Is Hilton after mandarin original now is very nice hotel always best in Honolulu This is photo in 1996 in Kahala mandarin oriental very good staff and good service .... second photo is Kahala Hilton in 1990

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Arancino at The Kahala
Arancino at The Kahala
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Plumeria Beach House
Plumeria Beach House
Cuisines: Hawaiian, American, Fusion
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kahala Hotel & Resort is Hawaii's reigning luxury resort, set on a secluded beach just ten minutes from the world class shopping and entertainment of Waikiki. This legendary hideaway resort in Honolulu's plush Kahala district is a favorite with presidents, international royalty and celebrities. From the moment you arrive, you will know that you are truly somewhere special. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Address: 5000 Kahala Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5411
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: £286 - £524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Kahala Hotel & Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 338
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Also Known As:
The Kahala Hotel And Resort
The Kahala Hotel Honolulu
Kahala Resort Honolulu
Kahala Hotel Honolulu
Mandarin Oriental Oahu
Kahala Hotel & Resort
Kahala Mandarin Oriental
The Kahala Hotel & Resort Hawaii/Honolulu
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#5 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Family Hotel in Honolulu
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“Have a rental car so you can get around”
TravelWino76, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Dolphin lagoon view room was excellent!”
  • Good view of the ocean from our room
  • Dolphin lagoon
melissadY4905NF, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view on higher floors.”
cortez94559, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor rooms/suites with a view of Diamond Head & the ocean are my preference. Other views include the pool, beach, & the dolphins.”
848vivian, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“front desk, most of the staff has been at this Resort for a long time and i'm sure they know all the views from every part of the Hotel.”
celiacarnes, 8 May 2017 | Read review
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