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Moana Surfrider A Westin Resort and Spa Waikiki Beach

2365 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI, United States


Moana Surfrider A Westin Resort and Spa Waikiki Beach


Insider Tip

In the ocean fronting quieter sections of the beach, away from the central area, Hawaiian green sea turtles may pop their heads above the water.

Hotel Overview

Historic charm
This grande-dame hotel maintains its 1901 charm and landmark status on Waikiki Beach.
Eclectic decor
The Diamond Head wing features Island decor, the Banyan wing reflects old-world charm, and the Tower wing is more contemporary.
Pool, beach bar
The Moana Surfrider's courtyard offers a pool, the Beach Bar, and award winning restaurant, beachhouse at the moana.

Property Location
With a stay at Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach in Honolulu (Waikiki), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Waikiki Beach and Honolulu Zoo. This 4.5-star resort is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Royal Hawaiian Center and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Hawaii Convention Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 791 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Cable programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a sauna. Additional amenities at this resort include wireless Internet access (surcharge), gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.

Grab a bite at beachhouse at the moana, one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/cafe. Need to unwind Take a break at the bar/lounge, the beach bar, or the poolside bar for a tasty beverage. Full breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


2365 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI, United States


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The 794 guestrooms in the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa are divided over the six-floor Banyan building, the 21-floor Tower, and the seven-story Diamond wing. A majority of the Banyan rooms do not have balconies, but the large windows can be opened. All Tower rooms have furnished balconies and Diamond Ocean rooms all have French balconies.


  • Air conditioning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Video-game console
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Turndown service
  • Premium TV channels
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge)
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds


Property Amenities

Harking back to the days of the Hawaii Calls radio program, which was broadcast from the Moana Surfrider for 40 years, the hotel hosts a concert in the open-air Banyan Court every second Thursday of each month. Featured artists include Holunape, Pali, Makana, Marlene Sai - one of Hawaii's most well-known entertainers, and Raiatea Helm - the 18-year-old singing sensation. There is no admission charge; appetizers and cocktails will be available for purchase. Or, reservations can be made for a sunset dinner on the Banyan Veranda overlooking the courtyard. Further details can be obtained at check-in. Rooted in an era of steamships and Martin Denny music, the oceanfront Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort and Spa in central Waikiki offers afternoon tea, oceanfront dining with Hawaiian entertainment, and a sundeck and swimming pool under a banyan tree. The resort offers a complimentary guided historic tour three times a week. The hotel provides 24-hour airport shuttle service, by request (surcharge). Wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharge). Signing privileges for dining, entertainment, and facilities (except pools) are allowed at three other Sheraton hotels in Waikiki. The adjacent Sheraton Waikiki, for example, offers a fitness center, a children's program (ages 5-12), and a business center at (surcharges). Valet parking:
$25 per 24-hour period. Covered parking garage.
Fees do not include tax and are subject to change without prior notification.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Number of floors -
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • On private beach
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Year Built
  • Number of restaurants -
  • 24-hour business center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Beach bar
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall

Number of rooms: 793 Number of wings : 3 (Tower, Diamond & Banyan) Number of floors : 21, Tower : 8, Diamond : 6, Historic


The Moana Surfrider in offers an eclectic dining experience with three restaurants.
The Banyan Veranda
In the shade of a historic banyan tree, an ambiance of yesteryear. Cushioned wicker chairs, ocean views. Leisurely à la carte breakfast, afternoon tea with scones and clotted cream, sunset cocktails, Sunday brunch, romantic dinners.
The Beachhouse at the Moana
The ambiance is tranquil and relaxing amidst the backdrop of the Moana’s lovely Victorian architecture. Serving the finest quality steaks, fresh seafood and island-inspired cuisine utilizing the freshest Hawaii ingredients.
Beach Bar
Poolside, in the shade of the Banyan tree, with gentle Hawaiian entertainment every evening. Guests watch sunsets with drinks and grilled pupus. Open from midmorning until mid-evening.


The Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, now includes the Moana Lani Spa, A Heavenly Spa by Westin. The Moana Lani Spa rests atop the natural healing spring, 'Apuakehau, that gave life to Waikiki beach. An expansive 18,000-square-foot spa features 16 treatment rooms, 2 oceanfront couples' massage rooms with large soaking tubs, and balconies overlooking Diamond Head and the Pacific. The Moana Lani Boutique is adjacent to the spa, and offers guests the chance to purchase spa products and souvenirs after getting a spa service. After a morning of replenishment, guests can enjoy their private, roped-off sandy beach, with direct access from the property, with amenities such as lounge chairs and water sports equipment (fees may apply). A banyan tree shades the freshwater pool.

Waikiki Beach, adjacent, offers many beach activities including snorkeling, catamaran sails, and canoe paddling; the resort can arrange these activities (surcharges may apply). A surfing school is also nearby (surcharge). Moana Surfrider, a Westin Resort & Spa, offers signing privileges for dining, entertainment, and facilities (except pools) at 3 partner Starwood properties in Waikiki.

Guests can also take advantage of the hotel's complimentary Westin Workout program, with state of the art equipment that provides a range of full-body exercises geared for travelers. If you're a runner, enjoy running maps provided by the resort in partnership with Runners Magazine with towels and cold water in the lobby.

Daily activities can be arranged at the resort, such as excursions to the Waikiki Aquarium and the Honolulu Zoo; beach activities; and arts-and-crafts sessions (surcharges). Within 1 mile are a public golf course, and the tennis courts and jogging paths of Kapiolani Park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Boat launch
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Motor boating
  • Parasailing
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Running track/path
  • Scooter/Moped Rentals
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Whale-watching
  • Yoga classes/instruction