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The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort

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#17 of 84 Hotels in Honolulu
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2014

My husband and I stayed at TRH for 5 nights last week; it was our second stay there (the first being our honeymoon in 2012) and about our 15th visit to the grounds (love the mai tai bar...). I'd booked using a SPG member rate, and all of my requests were met - we had a lovely oceanfront room in...

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Mabank, Texas, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2014

This is one expensive hotel, 'luxury' they say. Apparently redone a few years ago, badly I would say. There are better cheaper hotels where the AC actually works. The levels of service are not consistant. Sometimes you get bath robes, sometimes you don't. Sometimes you get chocolates, sometimes you don't. We had 3 seperate rooms! The AC was bad in...

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RHCoordinator, Online Marketing Coordinator at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, responded to this review

Dear Tim S, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of your recent stay. We regret to learn that your stay was anything less than exceptional. Our engineering team is aware of the AC unit challenges experienced in some of our rooms, and they are currently working to update the units. We apologize that this caused unpleasantries...

TORONTO
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Last April I stayed three nights at the Royal Hawaiian in Honolulu. The Royal Hawaiian is a venerable old luxury hotel operated under the umbrella of Starwood. I had $523.00 stolen from my room. I travelled by myself and had no guests to the room. I complained to a man named Sam who was supposed to be head of hotel...

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RHCoordinator, Online Marketing Coordinator at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, responded to this review

Dear glassmanTORONTO, Thank you for sharing your concerns regarding your stay with us last April. We apologize that our security team did not provide the detailed and thorough investigation that is common procedure for reports such as the one you shared. In such circumstances, an investigation would occur as part of our procedural steps to either locating the item(s) or...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 September 2014

The Royal Hawaiian, part of Starwood's Luxury Collection sits on one of the most highly sought after beaches on the island of Oahu. This iconic and now historic hotel opened in the 1920's and is now one of the most famous properties in Waikiki. The Royal was fully renovated in 2008-2009 but long overdue for another facelift, although nothing slated...

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Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Just wanted to say a quick thank you and acknowledge the amazing valet parking staff at this resort! They are very professional, friendly, responsible and welcoming. They even remembered my daughters name! Thank you.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2014

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Sydney, Australia
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Garfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 September 2014

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 31 August 2014

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“Milani Tower - would ONLY stay there!”
tgrozdan, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for the new tower”
travelmangiare, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The new building has a buffet, Bet views everywhere.”
_klissenden, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay at this hotel unless you want sit on a beach towel.....if possible rent chairs from local store..You should NOT be charged to rent chairs at a beach front hotel....We would like some type of refund...”
stephenhO5165KW, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Splurge for ocean view; It's connected with the Sheraton, so you get all of the Sheraton amenities as well.”
375ericp, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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