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Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Loved this place. Yes, it has its quirks--the one elevator and no restaurant, but after being here twice within 4 weeks the place really grew on me. I didn't mind the 10 min. walk to restaurants (LuLu's for breakfast was great, and I ate dinner twice at the bar next door at Otani and once outside for lunch at their... More 

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Putnam Valley, New York
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

We chose this hotel because of price, location, and atmosphere, and we weren't disappointed. It's at the Diamond Head side of Waikiki beach, near some condominiums, across from the park and within walking distance of everything. The lobby has a Zen vibe, with sofas, cushions, fountains, mirrors, candles, etc. It's a comfortable place to hangout with the pre-dinner wine glass.... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

If your looking for a place that has a relaxing pool with tasty food then look else where. I was a little dissapointed that it was the price it was and yet in terms of facilities it was barely one step up from a hostel. That said the room was excellent condition and clean and good service. My view was... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

We stayed here to be near Waikiki and Diamond Head. It was perfect. There is no pool, but who cares! You are in Hawaii and the beach in front is a dream. We took advantage of using their bicycles and beach equipment which are included in the $25 hotel boutique fee. Great valet parking. You can walk into the center... More 

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New Jersey
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Lotus at Diamond Head is an odd duck. It's clearly an older hotel that's been renovated to more modern standards. Location is a bit of a bust, views are pretty bad, beach access isn't great, and there's only one elevator for the entire building (used by both guests and staff and it kind of has a mind of it's own)... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

My two 17 year old sons & I stayed at this perfect hotel for us for 8 days of their Spring Break. We loved it & had a terrific time! The room had two excellent double beds, flat screen TV, coffee maker, large safe, small fridge, free WiFi & wonderful lanei with gorgeous view of Diamond Head & partial view... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

The rooms and service here is great. Lobby and rooms are very modern and ultra comfortable. A very peaceful place to stay away from the Waikiki noise. However, the rooms views are of other hotels and roads, even when you upgrade to ocean view. Everyone is so willing to help. The restaurant here is closed, but bakery goods and coffee... More 

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Edmonton
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

We stayed for one week during the beginning of July. The fact that the hotel does not have a restaurant didn't bother us, There are so many great breakfast spots throughout Honolulu. Try Bill's, Kokohead Cafe or Kaila's to name a few. The fact that the hotel does not have a pool also didn't bother us, Kaimana beach has a... More 

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Dickinson, Texas
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

We just returned from a 5 night stay at Lotus and could not have been more pleased. The service was head and shoulders above the big chains. Employees knew us by name, provided bottled water when we left on foot or in our rental car, offered towels and chairs when we left for the beach, and were always helpful and... More 

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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Beautiful, spotless room, peacefully decorated, very zen and serene. The hotel has a calm welcoming atmosphere. Hotel is away from the hustle of Honolulu and feels like a private club. The hotel staff is caring and professional. The real Aloha experience, you feel like you are staying as their personal guests. Walk right over to the busy Honolulu/Waikiki in a... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A sophisticated enclave located on the famed Gold Coast of Waikiki, the Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head is a fusion of Asian inspired decor and warm Hawaiian hospitality. Nestled between Kapiolani Park and a spectacular white sand beach shared with Outrigger Canoe Club, this hotel offers a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki with remarkable views of majestic Diamond Head and the Pacific ocean. With our boutique fee, guests will enjoy amenities including: WiFi Internet access throughout the hotel, Valet Parking, unlimited DVD movies and Playstation 3 games, in-room Coffee, in-room Safe, Coffee and Tea service in the lobby, daily Wine Service in lobby, Concierge Services, daily Newspaper, Bicycles and use of Beach Towels & Chairs, outdoor Yoga Classes, and Waikiki Shuttle Service. We also offer admission for (2) at the Honolulu Museum of Art. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head

Address: 2885 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-4002 (Formerly The Lotus at Diamond Head)
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: RM1,080 - RM2,356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lotus Honolulu at Diamond Head 3.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Aqua Lotus Honolulu Hotel Honolulu
Lotus At Diamond Head Honolulu
Lotus At Diamond Head Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#5 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#7 Family Hotel in Honolulu
#11 Business Hotel in Honolulu
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“Ocean view or Diamond Head view.”
 of 5 bubbles 302DebbieH, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 1123 for outstanding views from balcony and when opening your door to leave for the day!”
  • View from the open door, beautiful at night
  • Replenished daily
  • New Mattresses
  • Plenty of hot water
  • Roomy!
  • View on the left from balcony
  • View on the right from balcony
 of 5 bubbles KatzTravels, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are superior”
 of 5 bubbles Heymyk, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room facing the park, not much of a water view.”
 of 5 bubbles SeattleMikefamily, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“diamond head or ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles vjliddy, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
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