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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a reasonably decent hotel, a great location about a block back from Waikiki Beach. Also only about a 1km walk to the Ala Moana Mall and park. Plenty of places to eat in the immediate area, including an ihop pretty much attached to the hotel. Check-in and check-out went relatively smooth and quick, with hotel staff being very...

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Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We rented a room through vrbo from someone who owns one of the hotel rooms, so I just wanted to say a few things about the hotel itself--not the room we had. Location: It is across the street from the Hilton Hawaiian Village. I walked through the "village" twice (which is really just a mall full of expensive shops) and...

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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was pleasantly surprised. Really nice, clean, friendly, great location! You can hire clean beach towels and beach chairs for free everyday. They have a free bus shuttle service that does a loop around Waikiki, free dvd rental in lobby. Super handy concierge desk and bell boy desk, they booked us into a great luau and everyone was lovely. Room...

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Charlottesville
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is not a luxury hotel. Rather, it is a comfortable, relatively inexpensive hotel that is close to the beach. While we were there, the pool was closed, but that mattered little to us. The staff is very attentive and friendly.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was immediately disappointed upon walking into my room. It seemed a little dingy and there was a wet spot in the carpet, some hair around the floor, and smudges all over the patio door. I was tired from traveling and knew I wouldn't get moved rooms because it was booked, so I didn't inform the hotel staff as it...

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Ottawa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is across the street from the Hilton Village so very close to the beach. Our room was on a lower floor so a lot of traffic noise was heard all night long. The room was a basic hotel room. There was no clothes line in the shower which is disappointing when one needs to dry swimwear. Also the...

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Norfolk, va
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First let me say I tried to book this company's sister property in Waikiki Waikiki and the reservation agent recommended this property because it had a one-bedroom suite for my family. We arrived at the hotel and it was very much a 2-star property not a 3-star property. We requested a ocean view one bedroom and they placed us on...

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aquapalmsandspa, General Manager at Aqua Palms Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha Mike: Mahalo for sharing your recent experience at the Aqua Palms Waikiki. I'm disappointed to hear of the challenges you encountered. I was made aware of your concerns and did find alternate accommodations for you and understandably you didn't want to move with all of your belongings. I apologize that I was not made aware that you wished me...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 3 nights November and 2 nights December on our way to and from Australia. Front desk was excellent with fast and easy checkin. Even though we arrived about noon, they were able to give us our room. They also have luggage storage if your room is not ready. We were upgraded to a suite on our first...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a night here and the view of the city was amazing! Many restaurants and bars nearby, a great location. The beach is about a 10 minute walk from the hotel. Our room was nice and clean with a partial kitchen. Our bed was comfortable and our stay was nice. We paid about $220 a night, the Hilton next door...

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Biloxi, Mississippi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a week. Parking is scary, tight turns.  Beds are hard and the rooms are small. My shower stopped working. The rooms have a microwave and fridge. No overhead lights, have to use lamps next to bed, so it's not bright at night. The balcony for our room is pitiful, I can put a foot outside, that's it. The view is...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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, 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 Shuttle (Complimentary Waikiki 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
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: £123 - £181 (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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“Note some rooms have very small balcony, cant even sit there.. so if that bothers you, ask first.”
 of 5 bubbles Internationalbound, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room on a higher level floor to avoid noise and possibly have a view.”
 of 5 bubbles DalpalOttawa, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors with Diamondhead view”
 of 5 bubbles BPutt, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Partial Ocean View was great!”
 of 5 bubbles AmazingResi, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go high to avoid street noise...it starts early.”
 of 5 bubbles ZZBottoms, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
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