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The Polynesian Residences

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2131 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2346 See on map
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
3.5 Star accommodation
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewsshopping stripunloading zonetommy bahama toiletriesgreeted with cool towelsroom had a small balconyrooms are newly renovatedkalakaua avefamous beachupon checkinreception areareception staffcoffee machinehired a carsmall poolbed was comfortableshort walk to the beachgreat shopping
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our stay so much that we would stay there again without hesitation! Excellent location, friendly staff, spacious and clean rooms. It is within walking distance from the beach and the pool is magical, especially at night.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I liked this hotel, it was much smaller than most in Waikiki, and staff was very friendly and also knew who we were (only stayed for 2 nights). Location is great and room is fine. I liked the free yoga and hula classes, we did...More

Thank Andrea v
Response from GloriaL2183, Manager at The Polynesian ResidencesResponded 6 days ago

Aloha, Thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed our free yoga and hula classes. Our hotel aims to provide a truly unique experience, and we thrilled that we were able to exceed your expectation. We would...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located on the main strip, close to restaurants & shops. Short walk to the beach. Free beach chair rental. Rooms are newly renovated. Clean & modern. A little on the small side for two adults and two teens but not in the room too often....More

Thank Melissa D
Response from GloriaL2183, Manager at The Polynesian ResidencesResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel. Your feedback is very valuable to us as we work to be better each and every day. We are pleased to know that our hotel location and rooms were to your liking. We are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overdue review. Stayed here for 6 nights. Location is great, near beach and shopping. Staffs are friendly and hopeful. Renovation was going on so please contact to make sure renovations are done. Downside: like the other reviewer said, korean? "general manager" needs to take management...More

Thank MelbDude
Response from Gloria L, Manager at The Polynesian ResidencesResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, thank you for your review. We are excited to announce that we have completed the renovations with a brand new swimming pool area and common lobby area. We have also added amenities and activities for our valued guests such as free yoga and hula...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anything you would desire is withinany walking distance. Friendly staff and housekeeping. The only drawback is parking at the unloading zone to unload your baggage although this is somewhat typical of the area. The lodging and staff make up for this small delay! I will...More

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Response from Gloria L, Manager at The Polynesian ResidencesResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are glad that our room and services met your expectation. The Polynesian Residences Hotel is associated with a public parking structure one block away from the hotel. We offer luggage assistance to our valued guests...More

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Location, location, location! The Polynesian Residences is situated on Kalakaua Avenue and Beach Walk, the focal point of Waikiki, just one block to world-famous beaches. Our all-new renovated rooms ...More feature comfortable, air-conditioned studios and suites with FREE WiFi internet access, private lanai balconies and fully-equipped kitchenettes with 2-burner stovetops (most), microwaves, and mini-refrigerators. Less
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Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
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US$185 - US$467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Polynesian Plaza
Also Known As
Polynesian Plaza Honolulu
United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
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Room & Suite (9)
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5 August 2018|
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Response from Willy0809 | Reviewed this property |
The pool is not heated. But the weather in Hawaii is great...not too hot or cold. A great place to dip into the pool or the nearby Waikiki Beah!
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"Prices aretypical of other lodging in this area"
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"Based on our two rooms (road facing), they were as quiet as one can reasonably expect for a tourist bustling..."
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"Staying over the street was nice as gave a good view to enjoy a drink at night, pool view was also very nice..."
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"Level 5, room 510 was great. No noise, nice pool view."
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