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Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 24 April 2010

When I booked this hotel, I knew we were not booking a 5 star hotel. We were looking for cheap, decent accommodations in the heart of Waikiki. They delivered! The rooms were decent and clean. Not too many amenities on the place, but everything worked well. The Free Breakfast was an awesome! If you like us, spend most of our...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 12 April 2010

I booked the place via hotels.com and was given a room on the 3rd floor towards the road (hotel front.). The room looked quite worn. Wall paper wasn't changed the last 15 years I guess. The room had the charm of a low prices motel with its cheap furniture. Size was small too. The bath room was small too, but...

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, Hotel Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "Jenismann" Thank you for staying with us on your recent visit to Hawaii and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We seek and use our guest's feedback in our ongoing effort to improve. Our goal is to provide true value for our guests and to create a refreshing and fun experience. I am sorry that...

Minnesota, USA
Reviewed 30 March 2010

Stayed 2 nights in March on the way through to the Big Island, the reception staff were nice and helpful. Rooms were adequate, a bit older and smaller, but clean and everything worked. The balconies were small and we didn't use them. Its close to a small supermarket that has everything you might need for a snack or drink, a...

1Thank scattershot
Reviewed 23 March 2010

Not a bad place, I paid $120 a night tho, and compared to a lot of other hotels in same area, way too expensive, the budget, low end rooms are small, and not so nice, but sleepable, pay for ones with a balcony, and even then not worth what you pay in other places.

Thank clawz90
AlohaSurfHotelMgr, Hotel Manager, Aqua Aloha Surf & Spa at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "Clawz90", Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to the islands. I know that you had many options when it came to hotels and I appreciate you choosing us. I read your review on trip advisor and wanted to send you a note. We truly appreciate your feedback. This is how we...

Reviewed 22 March 2010

I was undecided to rate 4 or 5 as I personally think nothing is perfect. However, when I could not think of even one negative remark I felt morally obliged to rate the hotel 5. Reception - Most of the staff very friendly and all were helpfull with information etc. Location - Great, 10 yds from a small supermarket, 40...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 19 March 2010

This was a great hotel about 2 blocks away from the beach. It was clean and comfortable. Great views from the room & the balcony!

Thank SheenaJ3
Reviewed 16 March 2010

Good foyer with free wifi that runs good & quick. Ethernet in room - free. complimentary breakfast. Rooms are clean & tidy. Coffee maker & Microwave. A safe for possessions. Turn right out of the front walk to end of street you have many shops & convenience stores. A coin op Laundrette. Banks a little further up the road to...

Thank kempston
Reviewed 14 March 2010

We didn't know what to expect booking into a 2.5 star hotel, but we were very satisfied with this hotel. It offers excellent value and the staff is friendly and helpful. Great location--a little off the centre of things but still very close somehow. The open air rececption area is a nice touch as is the pancake/toast/muffin/fruit breakfast. Initially we...

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Reviewed 14 March 2010

I didn't want to spend all my money on hotel, instead I wanted more $$ avail to go do stuff. My only complaints about the hotel was the tiny pool, lack of hot tub, and they might as well not bother with the workout equipment. However, the breakfasts were decent, the staff was excellent (especially if you need help planning...

Thank Stage3413
Sherwood park
Reviewed 7 March 2010

A big bouguet to the Staff ( front end, cleaning ,maintenence and all the rest which we were invovled with) You made our vacation very memorable and you made us feel like we were special. We will definitly be coming back. Every one is friendly courteous and go out of their way to be helpful and always a friendly smile....

Thank mytripaway

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, one of Waikiki's most popular hotels, is a boutique hotel located 2 blocks to the beach and steps from world class dining and shopping. The large, open air lobby connects to a fitness area and Internet cafe as well as a relaxing pool area with cabanas and barbeque grill lit by tiki torches every evening. Continental breakfast is served complimentary daily for bookings made directly through Aqua. With our hospitality fee, Aqua Aloha Surf allows guests to enjoy many hotel services and activities without having to incur miscellaneous charges. These amenities include WiFi Interent throughout the hotel and in guest rooms, DVDNow (Unlimited movies & PS3 games), Beach Towels and Chair rentals, Waikiki Shuttle Service, Daily Newspaper, In Room Coffee, In Room Safe, Local & Toll-Free Calls, Water in Lobby, and a Weekly Manager's Reception. In addition, Aloha Aqua Surf guest rooms offer AquaBLISS pillow top beds, LCD TV's, mini-refrigerator, a microwave, coffeemaker and safe. Select accommodations offer views of the magical Koolau Mountain range and Ala Wai Golf Course. Self Parking is $25 daily. Note: Oversized vehicles will not fit in the hotel parking garage. If you have what you believe may be an oversized vehicle, please call the hotel to confirm whether the garage can accommodate the vehicle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki

Address: 444 Kanekapolei Street, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3099
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $173 - $414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki 2.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Aqua Aloha Surf Honolulu
Aloha Surf Hotel
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“Upgrade to a larger room”
 of 5 bubbles sarahbZ5604CH, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are on the back side (facing the city versus Diamond Head), try to get a room above the 10th floor for a view.”
  • Room 1406 towards Waikiki Beach
  • Small kitchen (minus stove) behind where I'm standing
  • Room 1406 - to the East
 of 5 bubbles SocialTraveller, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid floor 2 west wing”
 of 5 bubbles StructuredReviews, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher up is better to get the view and try to stay on the even numbered side (facing street).”
 of 5 bubbles treneeb2013, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear of the building as it doesn't overlook the road, thus a bit quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles barbarahA8588KA, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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