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The Equus, an Ascend Hotel

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1696 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1460 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Concierge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews ala moana blvd marina tower red lobster abc store waikiki beach within walking distance aloha spirit street noise flat screen tv small hotel convention center across the street light sleeper the entire staff small pool coffee machine would highly recommend this hotel
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Reviewed December 17, 2008

My husband, our 3-year-old and I have stayed at 3 Aqua properties -- the Waikiki Wave, the Marina and The Equus. Of the three, the Waikiki Wave was the best, but this hotel definitely had its merits. It's located on the northernmost end of Waikiki...More

1  Thank tomkellykat
Reviewed December 16, 2008

We stayed at this hotel both pre and post a cruise on the Pride of America. Once advantage of its location is that the Equus was the first drop - off with the Airport bus (we used Roberts - $9 each person one way). The...More

1  Thank Quest803662
Reviewed December 14, 2008

I believe in getting what you pay for. This is a clean budget hotel. The hotel was clean, the rooms were clean and newly renovated. The rooms were cleaned daily and there was a fridge in the room as well as clean showers. Surprisingly the...More

Thank Appreci8life
Reviewed December 10, 2008

This is the second time my husband and I stay at the Equus. The Equus is not only affordable but clean , cozy and close to all Bus routes. The staff was very friendly and informative. Loved being close to the Mall and beach. Look...More

1  Thank NP54
Reviewed December 9, 2008

The prices are decent if you're on a budget or don't plan on spending much time in the hotel. My one major compalint is the sound proofing. We were on the 4th floor and the outdoor noise seemed to be amplified in the room. Tons...More

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About
Description
The Equus is a charming boutique hotel located on Waikiki's "Upper West Side" where you will find an abundance of restaurants, easy access to one of the world's largest shopping malls, a quick stroll to the More beach and gorgeous sunset views. The hotel guestrooms are warm and contemporary, keeping true to the hotel's equestrian theme with Ralph Lauren-inspired touches throughout. An intimate lobby and lanai offer a dipping pool, and a new cafe and bar. All guestrooms are appointed with cozy pillow-top beds, flat screen TVs, refrigerator with freezer, Keurig coffee maker with organic coffee, and complimentary full property WiFi. The friendly staff offers the kind of personal assistance delivered with Aloha. IMPORTANT NOTES: *Check-In: 3:00pm | Check Out : 12:00pm *Stairway Access Only *Valet Parking *Provide Arrival Time - for luggage assistance Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Best Value
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Best Value
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$144 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Equus Hotel And Marina Tower
,
Equus An Aqua Boutique Hotel
,
The Equus, An Ascend Hotel Honolulu, Hawaii
Location
United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Best Value
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$144 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Equus Hotel And Marina Tower
,
Equus An Aqua Boutique Hotel
,
The Equus, An Ascend Hotel Honolulu, Hawaii
Location
United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
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Room & Suite (352)
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jworm23
August 30, 2018|
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Response from Chris W | Property representative |
Aloha Jworm23, We offer light weight folding beach chairs downstairs by our concierge desk.
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Malcolm S
April 22, 2018|
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Response from glbro | Reviewed this property |
It sounds like the travel agent is the one to blame here. It states clearly on the website that there is a daily resort fee on top of the room charge. No thievery going on there.
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Marthe V
January 11, 2018|
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Response from Aniceto G | Reviewed this property |
They offer towels they had plenty of them I don’t know about the chairs thou I didn’t ask
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Room Tips
"best room size and clean very clean"
jerikaulak
1 week ago
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"Ask for a view if you are concerned about having one. I didn’t care."
539jodieh
Sep. 10, 2018
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"If you wish to have a quite night, please ask for a room not fronting the street."
J58Judy
Sep. 10, 2018
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"closer to the ground so you can use the stairs"
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Jul. 16, 2018
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