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Ilima Hotel

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Vancouver, BC
Reviewed 3 September 2011

We've stayed in this small hotel in the heart of Waikiki a number of times and never been disappointed. The main reason we stay here is the size of the rooms and the price. The rooms are large studios with a kitchenette, well equipped and with full size appliances - ideal for those who don't wish to eat all of...

2Thank Travelpuss55
Reviewed 25 August 2011

So apparently I booked a hotel room at Ilima Hotel for 3: my boyfriend, myself and a damn cockroach. And apparently, Mr. Cockroach was a quiet, little thing because it didn't show up until my last day in Hawaii. Crawling. Dying. Right by the stove. Still convulsing. Still twitching. Still slightly alive. Sexy. I assume he was trying to warn...

5Thank Tina408
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 24 August 2011

My wife, son and I stayed at the Ilima from Aug. 9-12, 2011 and really enjoyed it. The staff was friendly and helpful. The room on the 14th floor looking west toward the ocean was great ... spacious, clean, with a nice small kitchen which worked well for our needs. The free parking worked out well for us, which was...

1Thank Dave B
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 14 August 2011

We spent 5 days in the Standard Studio suite in Ilima hotel. This is a large comfortable suite with very well equipped kitchenette. The room was very clean and tidy. It is located right in the heart of Waikiki (close to bus line, drugstore, restaurants, markets and the beach). It provides free parking which is “must have” in Honolulu as...

1Thank Tuvals
San Mateo, CA
Reviewed 13 August 2011

My stay was from July 19th to August 9th. Thanks to "Courtni" (a manager), I was able to get a smoking room for the duration of my stay! Pros: Smoking rooms available; Kitchenettes; Larger than average room size; Furnished lani; Daily housekeeping; Nice, well stocked bathroom; Great TV (with more channels than the average hotel); Quiet hotel (never heard my...

Thank Wahine57
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2011

For the price the location is really good. It's a bit old but charming in it's own way....the decor is a bit old and the air con is way loud if you turn it on. We just stayed in a higher room and left the louvred windows open at night. The staff are great. Friendly, courteous and lots of help.

Thank Cooperspale
Reviewed 5 August 2011

Don't expect luxury or pampering during your stay at this hotel, this is a valuable hotel that provides clean and very large rooms (I was in the deluxe studio) with everything you need inside. There are 2 beds, a full kitchen (microwave and traditional oven included) a decent bathroom and a lot of space where putting your stuff. The location...

Thank italyItalia
Placentia, California
Reviewed 30 July 2011

First I will mention the good things....FREE parking, good location, very friendly and helpful staff, nice lobby and front desk area, can walk to the beach and the big marketplace, and large rooms. When we arrived we were impressed until we opened the door to our room. It was not terrible by any means just felt like we were back...

Thank CaliforniaMom3grlz
British Columbia
Reviewed 28 July 2011

There are lots of good things about this hotel. First there is the free parking which is rare in Waikiki. The front desk staff and all staff we encountered were very friendly and helpful. Check in time is after 3:00, but we were able to check in at 1:30. Our room was clean and HUGE. All rooms have kitchens. On...

Thank lou9408
Reviewed 12 July 2011

Situated just off the main drag, you can see the hotel is old but they care about what they are doing.We had a room with a full kitchen,2 bedrooms and a living area.Good sized Plasma and a view of the canal and golf course.Bed is only a double and not great.They have a guy in the foyer each day with...

Thank Murphysonustour

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ilima Hotel is locally owned and located in the heart of Waikiki 1 block away from the International Marketplace and 2 blocks away from the beach. We offer spacious rooms all equipped with a FULL KITCHEN, limited FREE Parking, and FREE High-Speed Internet Access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ilima Hotel

Address: 445 Nohonani St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2695
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $214 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ilima Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 98
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Ilima Hotel Honolulu, Hawaii
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#7 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#26 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#29 Family Hotel in Honolulu
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms facing Ala Wai (Canal) have great views golf course. Ocean views are available only on higher floors of opposite side.”
  • Weekly Friday night view Fireworks at Sheraton Waikiki
  • View of International Marketplace and skyline towards ocean.
  • Sunset from oceanside suite.
ISunshineseekers, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Northeast views are amazing, overlooking the golf course and the mountains.”
pgrantottawa, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“high floor facing to mountain and canal for great view”
565anhh, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Highest room have ocean views, parking will run out so don't be late.”
lawrencel814, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing Ala Mona canal may be better.”
donk826, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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