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The Royal Hawaiian a Luxury Collection Resort Waikiki

2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI, United States


The Royal Hawaiian a Luxury Collection Resort Waikiki


Insider Tip

Within five miles of the hotel at Honolulu Harbor's Pier 7, the Hawaii Maritime Center (surcharge) explores the history of the islands with museum exhibits, a Polynesian sailing canoe, and a four-masted, full-rigged ship.

Hotel Overview

Beachfront resort
This iconic resort, reopened in 2009 after an extensive renovation, is located on the sands of central Waikiki, within the Royal Hawaiian Center on Kalakaua Avenue.
Luxurious oasis
Guests of The Royal Hawaiian enjoy the weekly "Aha Aina, A Royal Celebration", two outdoor pools, a private beach, tropical garden, and health spa with outdoor cabanas. The oceanfront Azure restaurant serves fresh seafood.
Modern retreats
Located in the original Historic Building or modern Royal Beach Tower, all 529 guestrooms offer iPod-compatible clocks, LCD TVs with premium channels, high-speed Internet access, and compact refrigerators.

Property Location
With a stay at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki in Honolulu (Waikiki), you'll be steps from Royal Hawaiian Center and 8 minutes by foot from Waikiki Beach. This 5-star resort is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from International Market Place and 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Waikiki Beach Walk.

Make yourself at home in one of the 528 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and iPads. 37-inch flat-screen televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite at Mai Tai Bar, one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available daily from 630 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Honolulu This resort has 12000 square feet (1115 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).


2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI, United States


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From its birth in 1927, The Royal Hawaiian, A Luxury Collection Resort has defined luxury travel. Classic ambiance, modest opulence and indigenous elegance position the oceanfront resort, overlooking the sparkling Pacific and the majestic Diamond Head Crater, as true Hawaiian paradise. Combining historic charm with contemporary comfort, The Royal Hawaiian recreates history with newly inspired Oceanfront Tower Rooms and Suites embracing the spirit of sophistication and luxury, and the warmth of Hawaiian culture. Each room is appointed with an international standard of elegance that speaks to those who appreciate the finer things. Enjoy custom-designed, handcrafted furnishings, state-of-the-art amenities, luxury frette robes, a flat screen TV, high speed internet, fully upgraded bathrooms and a private lanai with an unobstructed panorama of Waikiki Beach.


  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • iPad
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)


Property Amenities

Luxuriate in the new Mailani Tower Offering indulgence worthy of today's most sophisticated global explorers, Mailani reaches out even before the guest arrives, and acts as an expert curator of each individual experience. Featuring pre-arrival Gold Key Concierge calls or emails to the guests Travel Professional prior to guests arrival to and exclusive check-in experience through post-arrival follow up to make sure guests are thoroughly satisfied. The Mailani Tower offers guests a dedicated concierge service, a saltwater pool for adult guests boasting luxurious chaise lounge chairs and large deck umbrellas to recline under. The exclusive Mailani Lounge next to the pool features freshly baked confections and signature beverages daily. In the evening the Mailani Lounge transforms to an enchanting destination with music. Mailani Tower rooms boast sweeping ocean front views of the Pacific Ocean and Diamond Head and feature intimate lanais.

Adjacent to the Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center, the oceanfront Royal Hawaiian celebrates a bygone era with modern service and amenities.

The Monday-night Aha Aina, a Royal Celebration, on the oceanfront lawn includes a Hawaiian show (surcharge), and three restaurants and bars provide ocean views. Nightly Hawaiian music is offered on a poolside terrace.

In addition to an outdoor splash pool, guests enjoy a health spa (surcharge) with garden cabanas and a beauty salon. A section of the adjacent beach is roped off for private guest use.

Self-guided walking tours are available of the hotel's tropical garden.

Wireless Internet access is available in the hotel's public areas (surcharge).

Guests have access to the fitness center, supervised children's program, and business center at the adjacent Sheraton Waikiki; fees apply.

The Royal Hawaiian participates in the Sheraton Stay at One, Dine at All program, in which guests have signing privileges at three companion hotels in Waikiki.

Valet parking:
$33 per 24-hour period. Covered parking garage with in/out privileges.
Fee does not include tax and is subject to change without prior notification.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Garden
  • Poolside bar
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Year Built
  • Number of restaurants -
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • Waterslide
  • Number of outdoor pools -
  • One meeting room
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall

Number of floors: 6 in historic and 17 in the tower

Number of rooms: 527 Number of Wings : 2 (historic and tower)


Surf Lanai
An upscale beachside restaurant, echoing the ambiance of the Polo Lounge at the Beverly Hills Hotel, offering outdoor dining and contemporary island cuisine with a focus on local ingredients. Daily breakfast and à la carte lunch.
Royal Hawaiian Beach Club
Poolside bar serving cocktails and light American fare such as salads, sandwiches, burgers, and snacks. Open from mid-morning until late afternoon.
Mai Tai Bar
The Mai Tai Bar features handcrafted tropical cocktails in the afternoon and evenings along with cocktail-style finger food classics with a Hawaiian twist, from grilled coriander shrimp pizza to mai tai nachos, which include kalua pig, guacamole, sharp cheddar, kahuku corn, and black bean salsa. The Mai Tai bar also offer nightly Hawaiian entertainment.
Azure is a specialty island seafood restaurant helmed by award-winning Chef Jon Matsubara. The Menu features locally caught fish selected each morning at daybreak from the Hawaii Fish Auction, the only one of its kind between Tokyo and Maine. Guests are invited to choose between high heat aromatic herb roasting or preparation with local flavors for this freshest of fish. The kona shellfish bowl, which includes lobster, prawns, clams, scallops, abalone mushrooms, konyaku noodle, kaffir lime & chile broth, is a menu highlight and a true indulgence for seafood lovers. Expert servers and sommeliers provide intuitive recommendations for the perfect wine pairing to accent the delicate flavors of the ocean.


In addition to a spa tub, the resort is nestled on its own private area on Waikiki Beach. Beach cabanas are at guests' disposal for a fee, as well as sun loungers, towels, and umbrellas.

A few minutes' walk away lies Kapiolani Park, home to tennis courts, sports fields, an archery range, and the Honolulu Zoo. Ala Wai Golf Course, 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the resort, has an 18-hole course, driving range, and pro shop. An additional treat for golf fans is the resort’s affiliation with Waialae Country Club, which allows guests exclusive access and rates to this otherwise private, premier golf course.

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

  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Boat launch
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • 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
  • Water skiing
  • Whale-watching
  • Yoga classes/instruction