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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 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 small pool the entire staff coffee machine would highly recommend this hotel bus stop
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

We stayed on the 10th floor 1 bedroom suite as soon as we walked in it felt like home comfy setting large living room area huge bedroom and also a large bathroom very very clean. as soon as we got there the valet guys was...More

Thank Jeri Kaula K
Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 11 October 2018

Aloha Jeri Kaula K, Thank you so much for taking time out of your day to leave us such a fantastic 5 star review! I am thrilled to see that you had a great experience at our hotel from start to finish. We are very...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

There’s something so uniquely different about the Equus! You feel it right away when you step in the lobby. The vibe is cozy and, for a second, you feel like you’re in a completely different place, yet without a doubt still in Hawaii. A little...More

Thank melissaj326
Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 6 October 2018

Aloha Melissa J, Thank you so much for your review. I loved reading every word. When I was looking at this hotel prior to my interview, I pretty much thought the same thing. It was the feel and the vibe about the Equus that felt...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I got to wake up to a swim off Ala Moana Park , great coffee (and more...) and a staff who Never stopped helping me when I needed it. Cool pool, easy bar, Good room too... next time I’m going to get in on the...More

Thank Diane W
Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 6 October 2018

Aloha Diane W It sounds like you had a really good time here in Waikiki. Nothing better than a coffee and early morning swim to start the day! It was our pleasure having the opportunity to help you during your stay with us. I wanted...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Apparently this is the last remaining family owned and operated hotel in Waikiki. It is only 10 floors and the Giants have built all around it. The best thing is its location- a block from the Ala Moana Mall and Ala Moana Park and beach,...More

Thank Unicorn207
Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 6 October 2018

Aloha Unicorn207, Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate you taking time to leave us a review regarding your stay with us. I am happy to see that you enjoyed our location right next to Ala Moana Mall and Beach Park. Some of...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

What a special and unique hotel. After a long overnight flight how wonderful to be greeted with a warm Hawaiian welcome by Rene, who then gave us our room key immediately. Clean room, very comfortable bed. The cafe downstairs makes the best coffee and then...More

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Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 6 October 2018

Aloha rosalienv536, From all of us here at the Equus, you are very welcome! I am going to post this review for all our employees to see and use as motivation to keep up the good work! Thank you so much for such a wonderful...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#8 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#8 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Questions & Answers
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jworm23
31 August 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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Cuddles1ss3
23 April 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
12 January 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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"go for the higher floors and not facing the main street."
Newfie_parent
3 days ago
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"best room size and clean very clean"
jerikaulak
9 Oct 2018
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"Ask for a view if you are concerned about having one. I didn’t care."
539jodieh
10 Sep 2018
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"If you wish to have a quite night, please ask for a room not fronting the street."
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10 Sep 2018
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