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New Jersey
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2010

My husband and I stayed at the Aqua Aloha Surf and Spa for two nights, before flying to the big island for the rest of our vacation. The room was bright and efficiently laid out, perfectly comfortable to suit our needs. The only negative was the very loud traffic in the morning (we were on the 5th floor, so perhaps... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "2toedsloth", Mahalo for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to Waikiki. Thank you also for taking the time to share your experience here on Trip Advisor.com. I hope your adventure to the big island was great. I certainly appreciate your very positive feedback about our hotel team members. They certainly are top notch professionals who truely... More 

Grande Prairie, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2010

My husband and I recently stayed for 2 weeks. It was a great place to stay. The manager, Tim Clark, recently had all the beds replaced and they are wonderful. We had the best sleep ever in a hotel. The hotel staff was very friendly. For the last week we were upgraded to a room with a balcony at no... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "ggregg_10", Thank You so much for coming to stay with us at the Aloha Surf. Mahalo for taking the time to post a review of your experience here on Trip Advisor. You mentioned the new beds in our hotel. They really are great. I got one myself and I sleep on it every night. Please know that we value... More 

Launceston, Australia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2010

My husband and I stayed here for 12 days for our One Year wedding Anniversary which the hotel knew about before we arrived. We arrived at 9am from a 10 hour flight from Sydney, and were exhausted. Unfortunately for us, with a 3pm check-in time and no rooms available for us to be able to fall into and crash, we... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "riley84", Mahalo for choosing to stay with us on your recent trip to Hawaii. Thank you also, for taking the time to post a review of your experience on Trip Advisor. I try to read all trip advisor reviews as this is a great way to "Hear" what our guests are saying about our hotel. I am sorry about... More 

Robina, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2010

This hotel is a great place to come home too after a day of sight seeing. The house keepers have made your very comfortable bed, cleaned the bathroom, put in fresh towels and they even do the dishes if you have any. The hotel is not fancy but excellent value for your dollar. The breakfast included in our stay was... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "WereAreWe", Mahalo for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to Waikiki from Australia. I realize that you have many options when it comes to hotels in Waikiki and I appreciate you choosing us. I am so glad that we were able to contribute to your successful vacation. You mentioned the comfortable beds in our rooms. We... More 

Seoul, South Korea
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 August 2010

Well, what do you expect from a 3-star hotel? that was my first thought when i booked for this hotel. I read some review @google, expedia, and some other hotel booking websites and it was not that great. However, the staffs were really friendly and the housekeeping service was super excellent!! It was way beyond my expectation and that's why... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "Suk_Hyeon_Kim", Mahalo for choosing to stay with us at the Aloha Surf. In reading your posting it seems you did your research prior to selecting our hotel. I am glad you did. There are many options when it comes to hotels in Waikiki. Everything from the Halekulani on the beach at $400.00 plus per night to very budget priced... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
Reviewed 13 August 2010

Our stay was perfect. The hotel & staff were wonderful. Reasonably priced so we could save our money for food & gifts. Parking was a little tight, but the hotel helped make accomodations. I would definitely stay here again - the heart of waikiki, 3 blocks from the beach & shopping!!

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "hockeyfamily22", Thank you for staying with us on your recent visit to Waikiki. We realize that you have many options when it comes to hotels in Waikik and we appreciate you selecting the Aqua Aloha Surf & Spa. I also want to thank you for taking the time to post this review on trip advisor. This web site is... More 

Fresno, California
1 review
Reviewed 12 August 2010

We were very happy with our stay at the Aqua Surf. We arrived early and the staff had our room ready and allowed us to check in early. We were given a great corner room on the sixteeth floor with a beautiful view of the golf course, mountains and the city. The room had new matress which was very comfortable,... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "tomandsally", Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Aloha Surf! Thank you so much for your thorough and kind review of your experience at our hotel. I'm happy that you were able to join us at our Tuesday evening Manager's Reception. This is a great way for us to say Mahalo "Thank You" to all of... More 

Pleasant View
1 review
Reviewed 10 August 2010

We were so pleased with the clean accomodations and the friendly staff. They went out of their way to make sure our stay was great. The location was within walking distance of Waikiki, many shops, restaurants and had parking for our rental car. The breakfast was great.

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "dingPleasantView", Mahalo for choosing to stay with us at the Aqua Aloha Surf & Spa on your recent visit to Waikiki. And Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your experience on Trip Advisor. At Aqua Hotels and Resorts, we welcome and value guest feedback. I do my very best to read all customer feedback.... More 

tommyk91
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 6 August 2010

A great budget hotel for waikiki. It is literally two blocks from the beach. There are tons of reastraunts real close, and there is a small grocery store right next to the hotel which is super convienent. The hotel rooms are not the biggest but the one we stayed in had a queen size bed with two nightstand a small... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Dear "TommyK91" Mahalo for choosing to stay with us at the Aqua Aloha Surf and Spa. congratulations on your wedding! You are correct. We are not the Beach Front Palace. However, we do offer our guests true value at a great price. Throw in free continental breakfast, and you are good to go explore Hawaii. Thank you for taking the... More 

Sydney
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2010

The staff of Aqua Aloha were absolutely sensational, the first night we were there they had their cocktain welcome which was the perfect way to start a trip to Hawaii. Whilst there all the staff were extremely helpful and went out of their way to assist - I particularly recommend their tour guide, she did a brilliant job and went... More 

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AlohaSurfHotelMgr, General Manager at Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, responded to this review

Aloha "Powercords5", Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us at the Aqua Aloha Surf and Spa. Coming in from Australia is a long trip. I am glad you arrived in time to join our Manager's Reception where I was mixing and serving our signature cocktail the "Wipe Out". We appreciate your patronage, and mahalo for posting a... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki, one of Waikiki's most popular hotels, is a boutique hotel located 2 blocks to the beach and steps from world class dining and shopping. The large, open air lobby connects to a fitness area and Internet cafe as well as a relaxing pool area with cabanas and barbeque grill lit by tiki torches every evening. Continental breakfast is served complimentary daily for bookings made directly through Aqua. With our hospitality fee, Aqua Aloha Surf allows guests to enjoy many hotel services and activities without having to incur miscellaneous charges. These amenities include WiFi Interent throughout the hotel and in guest rooms, DVDNow (Unlimited movies & PS3 games), Beach Towels and Chair rentals, Waikiki Shuttle Service, Daily Newspaper, In Room Coffee, In Room Safe, Local & Toll-Free Calls, Water in Lobby, and a Weekly Manager's Reception. In addition, Aloha Aqua Surf guest rooms offer AquaBLISS pillow top beds, LCD TV's, mini-refrigerator, a microwave, coffeemaker and safe. Select accommodations offer views of the magical Koolau Mountain range and Ala Wai Golf Course. Self Parking is $25 daily. Note: Oversized vehicles will not fit in the hotel parking garage. If you have what you believe may be an oversized vehicle, please call the hotel to confirm whether the garage can accommodate the vehicle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki

Address: 444 Kanekapolei Street, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3099
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: RM581 - RM1,416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Aqua Aloha Surf Waikiki 2.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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“Upgrade to a larger room”
 of 5 bubbles sarahbZ5604CH, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are on the back side (facing the city versus Diamond Head), try to get a room above the 10th floor for a view.”
  • Room 1406 towards Waikiki Beach
  • Small kitchen (minus stove) behind where I'm standing
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“Avoid floor 2 west wing”
 of 5 bubbles StructuredReviews, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher up is better to get the view and try to stay on the even numbered side (facing street).”
 of 5 bubbles treneeb2013, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear of the building as it doesn't overlook the road, thus a bit quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles barbarahA8588KA, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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