4.4 out of 5

Get an overview of this hotelHistoric beachfront resort in central Waikiki

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Located in Honolulu (Waikiki), The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki is minutes from Royal Hawaiian Center and Gray's Beach.

This 5-star resort is close to University of Hawaii at Manoa and Diamond Head.

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. Bathrooms have 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 one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.

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).

The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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 offers Internet access, as well as a 24-hour airport shuttle. Valet parking is available to all guests for a fee.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Garden 
  • Concierge services 
  • Total number of rooms - 528 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 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 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

Breakfast

Start your morning with a full 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.

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • 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 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

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 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • 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.

Fees

The resort fee includes:Sporting facilities or equipmentInternet accessNewspaperPhone callsIn-room bottled waterAdditional inclusions
You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 36.65 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 38 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 32 per person (roundtrip)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 40.00 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hawaiian Royal
  • Royal Hawaiian
  • Royal Hawaiian Luxury Collection
  • Royal Hawaiian Luxury Collection Resort
  • Royal Luxury Collection
  • Royal Luxury Collection Resort
  • Royal Hawaiian Luxury Collection Resort Waikiki
  • Royal Hawaiian Luxury Collection Waikiki

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

  • The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki 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.


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