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Royal Grove Hotel

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#55 of 84 Hotels in Honolulu
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Royal Grove from October 7-14. This hotel is a hidden gem. Okay , so it's dated . This hotel is clean , the linens are clean , full size fridge very clean , oven clean . The bathroom was small but clean. There was an outdated larger tv , it worked. The pool was clean ,...

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Sorel, Canada
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nothing fancy in this hotel but who goes to Hawaii to stay in the room? Employees are very friendly and always helped us when require. The only thing was that we found our room very noisy so next time I would pick a room on the pool side.

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stayed at the Royal Grove again this month, we stayed there some years back. It is a great budget hotel, very close to beach and shopping. The staff are friendly and helpful. It is nit a fancy hotel but you have everything you need. Great to have the small kitchenette, so you do not have to eat out all...

1Thank wend50
Omapere, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Considering the location of this hotel so close to Waikiki beach and considering the cost of nearby hotels the Royal Grove is incredibly good value. Yes it is old but it is clean, service is good, everything functions as it should,,and there is a swimming pool.

Thank DCMK
Braine-Le-Chateau, Belgium
Reviewed 7 August 2016

For 23 years, I stayed there three times a year. People keep going back because they truly make you feel welcome the moment you step in. It is in the heart of Waikiki, not on the beach, but two blocks away. Yes, it will get noisy at times, but it is charming in an old fashioned way. When you step...

4Thank PrincessAurore
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I stayed at the Royal Grove with a large group of musician's who were there for the Hawaiian Ukulele Festival. This grand old lady's is just the perfect place to stay when you are a ukulele aficionado. I stayed in room 209 which is a spacious corner suite and had everything I needed including a large fridge and perfectly functioning...

4Thank NessieN
Armidale New South Wales
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We loved this family-run old style hotel, central to everything and 5 mins walk to Waikiki beach. We went with a large group to attend the ukulele festival and all but 1 out of 7 rooms were delightfully clean, large, comfortable, air-conditioned, own bathroom, kitchenette, full-size fridge, balcony and serviced. The odd room out was a cheapy (no air-con and...

3Thank Bellbird77
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Stayed in one of the condos across the road. Room was well appointed and comfortable. A little shabby and dated but everything worked fine. The desk staff were all very helpful and appeared to give genuine unbiased advice without trying to push any particular operator. The location is ideal only a short walk to the beach and shops.

1Thank Flying-Uke
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I lived there for 8 nights as a solo traveler. I checked in the room #309, a spacious corner room with lanai overlook the streets and the swimming pool. A very nice room next to the elevator, so it is very quiet. Like many reviewers mentioned, the room is very clean and room service is every second day. Sometimes I...

Thank Shu Wei Y
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Stayed at the Royal Grove for one week, July 12-19. Very homely and comfortable place o stay when on a budget. Centrally located only a block from Waikiki beach. Lots of shops nearby and very good pop up farmers markets at kings Village in next block for excellent fresh fruit and local foods In the early evening. Rooms are clean...

Thank Anne H

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Royal Grove Hotel

Address: 151 Uluniu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3297
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range: $61 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Royal Grove Honolulu
Hotel Royal Grove
Royal Grove Hotel Honolulu, Hawaii
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#41 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“if you want a balcony ask for a room with one but my room did not have one but that was ok for me.”
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  • small bathroom but not too small in room 222
  • kitchen
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  • plates and pans and utensils all clean
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morgus86, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We like the rooms facing the pool best.”
WahineWannaBe, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay on the fourth/fifth floor with interior view. All street views don't give a view of the ocean. Interior rooms face pool.”
Kupuanani, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms are nice”
blackjackbooster, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking Uluniu Street allow you to sit on your lanai and people-watch, but may have some early-morning street noise.”
oldretiredguy22, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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