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The Modern Honolulu

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Perfectly situated, THE MODERN HONOLULU stands at the epicenter between the world renowned Hawaiian experience of Waikiki Beach, the blossoming Kaka’ako arts district, and Honolulu’s downtown cosmopolitan scene. We are the hub of contemporary culture and creativity in Honolulu. Our boutique luxury is as refined as it is relaxed. An empowered team delivers THE MODERN HONOLULU experience -- alluring, personalized and innovative – surrounded by an award winning design concept that creates an urban chic beach aesthetic. LATHER spa features treatments developed around the purest products in the world -- natural, organic, and sustainable. Local and house-made culinary menus are offered for poolside and in-room dining, complemented by RAVISH Restaurant which blends our Island’s bounty with Asian flavors and South American tastes creating a true Pacific Rim experience. Two stylish pools overlook the ocean for daytime fun while a vibrant scene at The Study lobby bar is the spot for an evening rendezvous. It’s no wonder Thrillist magazine called us “The best boutique hotel in Hawaii.”
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Adult pool
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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I only rate average based on the information below. The fit out and decor is 5*. The modern was our Waikiki sanctuary after getting engaged in Hawaii and having so many memorable trips there. Beautiful people by the pool (and staff) lovely modern rooms a fabulous pool and a
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The Modern was my go-to hotel in Oahu, but it's gone downhill. It's lost it's "IT" factor. Their celebrity chef restaurant moved out, the new one is no where near as good or as interesting. The food selection is the typical hotel food, boring menu, and it lacked flavor and took
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Response from Susan R, Guest Experience at The Modern Honolulu
Responded yesterday
Aloha iCriticSD, Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review of your recent stay. The experiences you describe are not characteristic of THE MODERN HONOLULU and we apologize your stay did not measure up to past stays at our resort. Your feedback has been shared with our team, and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back and exceed your expectations.
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I stayed at the Modern in December 2018 with my son and was underwhelmed. The service was horrible. I booked 2 double beds and upon arrival there was only one bed in the room. My son is 17 so obviously we did not want to sleep in the same bed. After 2 days I thought they would
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The BUTis that we booked a 'hotel' and most of it WAS fab but they appear to be turning it into a holiday share place! Any of you who have had timeshare experiences will understand the BUT. They were dragging guests off left right and centre to presentations to 'buy'. We also
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We stayed here for one night and experienced various problems from the toilet breaking twice and our luggage taking an hour to get to our room, and not the best experience with the concierge either. However, the room was nice, the breakfast was fantastic and the grounds are very
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Response from Susan R, Guest Experience at The Modern Honolulu
Responded 1 week ago
Aloha U773ZRpage, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at THE MODERN HONOLULU. The experience you describe is not characteristic of the level of service we strive for. I am sure this was communicated to you by our manager and I am pleased you are satisfied with the response/action you received upon check out. Your feedback was shared with our team, and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back and exceed your expectations. Mahalo
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Basic room, clean and simple decor with a vacation inspired twist. Good size space.
Decor on the room was cute.
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We saw another wedding going on there, so I think they do. they definitely have a ballroom and stuff. My personal feeling is you would be better of at Hilton Hawaiian village next door - better bang for the buck !
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Another suggestion just came to mind - Try Ko Olina area of Honolulu that has much better beaches than Waikiki. Very nice Marriot hotel and Disney Aulani resort if you are renting a car, it will take about 45 min from airport
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The Sunset pool is adult only, however, the Sunrise pool is lovely and accommodates everyone. Enjoy your stay!
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"You really need to pay for a baech view room or partial with a balcony."
"Ask for a higher floor b/c the nightclub gets loud"
"Book as far away from the nightclub as possible ! actually don't even bother booking this hole"
"Look for Ocean Front or Ocean view as description, anything else like partial will dissapoint"
"To not be disturbed by the nightclub atmosphere the lobby is trying to have request a very high floor."
US$196 - US$458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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