Located in Waikiki, The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki is within a mile (2 km) of popular sights such as Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Aquarium. This 528-room, 5-star resort has 2 outdoor pools along with a private beach and a full-service spa. In the historical district, it's also near University of Hawaii at Manoa and Diamond Head.
This resort is home to 2 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.
The 528 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including iPads, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and 37-inch flat-screen TVs with pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding. Free bottled water, laptop-compatible safes, and phones are also standard.
Awarded Conde Nast Gold List status in 2015, The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki features a private beach, a full-service spa, and 2 outdoor pools. Valet parking is USD 40.00 per day if you plan to drive, or hop aboard the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 32 per person roundtrip. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include a 24-hour fitness center, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas.
- Close to Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Aquarium
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki
The Royal Hawaiian, A Luxury Collection Resort is set among beachfront gardens, making it feel far away from the activity of Waikiki. The resort shares Helumoa Playground with the adjacent Sheraton Waikiki, which features an outdoor pool with waterfalls and waterslides. The resort has its own spa tub. Guests have access to 6 luxury cabanas with Internet access and light refreshments.
The Coconut Grove, once a playground for monarchy, now offers a wide array of cultural programs to provide guests with an authentic Hawaiian experience. On Monday evenings, the hotel hosts a dinner with Hawaiian entertainment. The Abhasa Spa offers a variety of treatments in a tropical garden setting.
Guided historical tours are available. The resort hotel has a business center and offers high-speed Internet access, as well as a 24-hour airport shuttle. Valet parking is available to all guests for a fee.
- 24-hour front desk
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Designated smoking areas
- Pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Computer station
- Luggage storage
- One meeting room
- Total number of rooms - 528
- Concierge services
- Laundry facilities
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- On private beach
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Year Built 1927
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 12000
- Conference space size (meters) - 1115
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach cabanas (surcharge)
- Free pool cabanas
- Beach sun loungers
- Pool sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Shopping on site
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki offers 528 air-conditioned accommodations with iPads and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
This Honolulu resort provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Designer toiletries
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Daily housekeeping
- Room service (24 hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (free)
Where to Eat
Azure Restaurant and Bar - The oceanfront restaurant serves fresh seafood roasted in herbs or prepared with tropical seasonings, along with a selection of wines and a raw bar with shellfish.
Mai Tai Bar - The outdoor beachside bar serves cocktails and appetizers and features ocean views, tropical music, and live entertainment.
The property also hosts an oceanfront dinner show every Monday evening featuring Hawaiian entertainment.
Children under 5 eat free (order off of kids menu) with paying adult.
Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.
Nearby Things to Do
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.
- Golfing nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Snorkeling on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Prenatal massage
- Number of treatment rooms 4
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Spa tub in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Free rollaway/extra beds!
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 38 for adults and USD 18 for children (approximately)
- Airport shuttle fee: USD 32 per person (roundtrip)
- Valet parking fee: USD 40.00 per day (in/out privileges)
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We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- This resort is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
Kids Stay Free
Book a stay in any room or rate category and kids 11 and younger stay free when sharing a room with adults and using existing bedding.
Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Free stay reflected in rate displayed at time of booking. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.