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Rotorua District, New Zealand
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One bedroom with foldout in the lounge with full kitchen facilities and shower/bath. Made life so easy and the bed was better than my own! Right in the heart of Waikiki only 2 blocks to everything and perfect on the 11th floor to block out most of the street noise. Is it pretty, maybe not as pretty as some, is... More 

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central coast NSW
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 11 nights and was great. It is very hard to find accommodation for a young family of 6. This was over our budget but did provide plenty of room. The apartment is huge. 2 large lanai and super amazing views (one of the ocean the other the city and mountains), large lounge\dining room, massive main bedroom... More 

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South West Rocks, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in room 3207 in September 2016, and I was very disappointed. The room was advertised as a luxury apartment, but it was old and needed a makeover. The stove top only had one element that worked, the tap was loose, there were marks all over the walls, the airconditoners were that noisy that you couldn't leave them on... More 

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This unit is an old beat up condo. It looks ok online but it has been so neglected. The property manager Ali'i Beach Rentals charges you $129.00 for a cleaning fee and the place was filthy. I took pictures. We didn't even have drinking glasses. I will say they brought us glasses the third day. I don't believe the place... More 

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Canby, Oregon
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Hotel room was very clean but dated...lovely balcony looking over the mountains... The location was the Best..a 10 minute walk to Waikiki n shopping n restaurants...would stay here again! The pool was very nice also with covered areas for shade...

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Chula Vista, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We have stayed here numerous times. It is convenient to the beach but away from the crowds. Easy access to beach, shops and eateries. The rooms are clean and comfortable. We liked the room layout as it maximizes the space. Enjoyed coffee on the lanai each morning. They provide towels for the beach.

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

I reviewed this building in 2013 on a previous visit. The same applies today as it did then. This a 30 + storey building made up of condos and apartments. You should not judge the actual building but the condo or apartment you actually stay in. The building itself had not changed much, the swimming pool is not the best... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stayed for a week in a 2 bedroom condo on the 35th floor, #3507. The building is centrally located, so very handy for tourists. Shops, buses, trolleys, restaurants, bars, beach, supermarket etc were all within easy walking distance. The living areas are quite compact, & our bathrooms were sadly in need of up-dating. However, overall, we made a good... More 

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Middletown, Ohio
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22 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We rented a one bedroom suite for the week. The furniture was clean and beds were comfortable. The pool and laundry were well maintained. The staff was helpful. They include parking on site. We were one block from Waikiki beach. There was a large selection of restaurants from McDonalds to Il Lupino. The design of the condo was good...the decor... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed here in 2012 and I would happily stay here again. The room was small, but fit all four of us easily and the views from the balcony were amazing. The room was very clean and everything worked aside from the air conditioning was leaking but it didn't bother us. Came with towels, snorkelling equipment and there was also... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location, Location, Location! Our Royal Kuhio spacious 1BR 1BA located in the heart of Waikiki directly across from the reknown Matteo's Italian Restaurant and Waikiki Trade Center. The Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center w/over 110 shops, restaurants and entertainment venues is only a two blocks away, and just beyond it is the famous Waikiki Beach. Our spacious rooms with partial ocean or mountain views come fully equipped with a complete kitchen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Kuhio

Address: 2240 Kuhio Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2898
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range: RM676 - RM1,107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Kuhio 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“best views and its large”
 of 5 bubbles 844davinah, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“do not choose unit 2012 at the Royal Kuhio”
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“We were on the 19 floor...lovely view!”
 of 5 bubbles carolvirgil, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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“The pool goes colder around 6 as it is in the shade”
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