The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Honolulu, HI United States

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Equivalent Resort or Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
Close
PROPERTY SIZE: 338 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Classic
VIBE: Sophisticated
Beach Seclusion Wellness

The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Address:
5000 Kahala Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816
United States
Nearest Airport:
Honolulu International (HNL)
11 mi / 17 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Business Center
  • Children's Programs
  • Conference Facilities
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Culinary Program
  • Internet Access
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Services

  • Babysitting Services
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Concierge Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • Hearing Impaired Services
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Limousine Service
  • Room Service
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Salon
  • Turndown Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services


Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Jacuzzi/Whirlpool
  • Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Water Sports


In Your Room
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board

About Us

Long recognized as the hideaway of international royalty and Hollywood celebrities, The Kahala Hotel & Resort is an island resort minutes away from Waikiki, with unrivaled standards of luxury and comfort. Its private lagoon is home to four bottlenose dolphins. Arriving at this beautiful resort is an experience that recalls the graceful hospitality of "old Hawaii."The inviting lobby is reminiscent of a plantation manor home - offering designer furnishings and dramatic views through the swaying palms to the ocean.Guests are given a warm aloha by the seasoned staff who deliver impeccable service.
The newly remodeled guest rooms and suites are unusually generous in proportion and now luxuriously appointed with new furnishings, custom Frette linens, Floris of London bath amenities, and 40 inch flat screen TVs .'Kahala Chic' now means shades of tropical colors, taseful art work and touches of luxe with a residential feel. Mountain view rooms, many with balconies, offer lush vistas.Oceanfront rooms delight the eye with panoramic views from Diamond Head to Koko Head Crater. Suites are a statement of space and style.
The resort's Spa Suites merges philosophies and techniques from around the world, embracing Hawaiian culture and traditional therapies. Guests are pampered with personalized signature treatments in an oasis of calm. The Kahala is home to its own four bottlenose dolphins in their own private lagoon, where one can be part of an up close and personal experience with the dolphins through the Dolphin Quest programs.
The Kahala also features three oceanfront restaurants.Hoku's, the award winning signature restaurant, offers Oahu's most innovative dining in an oceanfront setting that is as relaxed as the islands and as elegant as the cuisine.Hoku's (meaning "star" in Hawaiian) serves dinner and Sunday brunch prepared in an open kitchen.
The Kahala's Plumeria Beach House is located beach-level for spectacular viewing of sand and surf.Plumeria Beach House is renowned for its breakfast buffet, a la carte lunches and weekend nightly buffets. The Seaside Grill featuresa selection of casual dishes for lunch. Tokyo Tokyo serves haute Japanese cuisine.
The Veranda has views of the Dolphin Lagoon and serves afternoon tea, followed by cocktails and snacks in the evening, as well as Wednesday curry lunches. There is 24 hour room service and nightly turndown. The Kahala is the perfect resort wedding destination, providing breathtaking backdrops for ceremonies and receptions. It is also the perfect meeting place with its unique theme breaks and receptions.

Best of the Best

The Kahala Hotel & Resort welcomes guests from all over the world with Hawai'ian hospitality and legendary service. The resort is minutes from Waikiki, and guests enjoy serenity in its oceanfront setting, which features tropical gardens and a private lagoon. Sumptuous guestrooms and suites offer luxurious amenities and views of the Pacific, from Diamond Head to Koko Head craters and the Ko'olau Mountain Range. There are five dining options, with menus culled from a diversity of cultural influences, and a world-class spa, where a suite becomes your own private retreat. Families, especially, love to swim with the resident dolphins.

Hotel Tip

Take advantage of the complimentary shuttle to Waikiki, Ala Moana Shopping Center and Kahala Mall, for easy access to premier shopping and dining.

Location

Address
5000 Kahala Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816
United States
Nearest Airport
Honolulu International (HNL), 11 Miles / 17 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Scenic View - Juliet Balcony

Scenic View:  Overlooks private country club and Koolau mountains.  All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort.  Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.


Upgrade: Partial Ocean View - no lanai

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Scenic Lanai (balcony)

Scenic Lanai (balcony) View of private country club and Koolau Mountains. All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort. Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.

Upgrade: Dolphin Lanai

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Dolphin Lanai (balcony)

Dolphin Lanai - View of the dolphin lagoon. Home to Dolphin Quest, six Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins - tropical fish including Hawaiian sea turtles and sting rays. All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort. Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.

Upgrade: Ocean View

  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Ocean View - Juilet Balcony

Ocean View - Unobstructed ocean views from inside guest room. All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort. Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.

Upgrade - Ocean View Lanai

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Slippers
View More

Ocean View Lanai (balcony)

Ocean View Lanai (balcony) - Unobstgructed ocean views. All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort. Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.

Upgrade: Ocean Front with Juliette Balcony

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Ocean Front - Juliet Balcony

Ocean Front - Juliet Balcony.  Stunning unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean.  All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort.  Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.


Upgrade: Ocean Front Lanai

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Ocean Front Lanai (balcony)

Ocean Front Lanai Unobstructed stunning views of the Pacific Ocean from inside guest room or on lanai.  All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort.  Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.


Upgrade: Beach Front Lanai

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Safe
  • Slippers
View More

Beach Front Lanai (balcony)

Beach Fron Lanai - Stunning view of the beach and Pacific ocean from guest room, just steps from the sand.  All guests rooms are nicely appointed with all amenities expected of a five star resort.  Oversized bathrooms feature dual vanity with separate bath and showers.


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Scenc Ocean View Suite - One Bedroom

Scenic Ocean View Suite - Guests enjoy views of a private country club and The Koolau Mountains.  Partial Ocean Views from living room and lanai. These one bedroom suites have a living room/sitting area and feature two full size bathrooms.  Great option for guest looking for additional space or traveling with one or two children.


Next applicable upgrade category: Ocean Front Suite

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Ocean Front Suite - One Bedroom

Ocean Front Suite - One Bedroom.  Guests enjoy stunning views out to the Pacific Ocean and down to the pool, beach and dolphin lagoon.  These one bedroom suites have a living room/sitting area and feature two full size bathrooms.  Great option for guest looking for additional space or traveling with one or two children.


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Kahala Kai Suite - One Bedroom

Kahala Kai Suite - One Bedroom.  For the descerning traveler expecting the best of Hawaii.  Located on the second level of the dolphin lagoon wing, guests enjoy stunning beach and ocean views just steps from the ocean.  The Kahala Kai Suite is one of four Signature Suites that feature exclusive and custom furniture and fixtures.  Two full baths and guest amenities that are expected of a five star resort are included.  A one time set up mini bar is included along with special suite amenities for all qualified reservations.  


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
View More

Kahala Beach Suite - One Bedroom

Kahala Beach Suite.  For the descerning traveler expecting the best of Hawaii.  Located on the groud level of the dolphin lagoon, guests enjoy stunning beach and ocean views just steps from the ocean.  The Kahala Kai Beach Suite is one of four Signature Suites that feature exclusive and custom furniture and fixtures.  Two full baths and guest amenities that are expected of a five star resort are included.  A one time set up mini bar is included along with special suite amenities for all qualified reservations.  


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
View More

Ocean Front Suite - Two Bedroom

Ocean Front Suite - Two Bedroom.  E


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Non-Smoking

Kahala Kai Suite Two Bedroom

Kahala Kai Suite.  For the descerning traveler expecting the best of Hawaii.  Located on the second level of the dolphin lagoon, guests enjoy stunning beach and ocean views just steps from the ocean.  The Kahala Kai Beach Suite is one of four Signature Suites that feature exclusive and custom furniture and fixtures.  Two full baths and guest amenities that are expected of a five star resort are included.  A one time set up mini bar is included along with special suite amenities for all qualified reservations.  


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
View More

Kahala Beach Suite - Two Bedroom

Kahala Beach Suite.  For the descerning traveler expecting the best of Hawaii.  Located on the groud level of the dolphin lagoon, guests enjoy stunning beach and ocean views just steps from the ocean.  The Kahala Kai Beach Suite is one of four Signature Suites that feature exclusive and custom furniture and fixtures.  Two full baths and guest amenities that are expected of a five star resort are included.  A one time set up mini bar is included along with special suite amenities for all qualified reservations.  The two bedroom options includes an adjacent ocean front room with outer lock off for privicy.


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
View More

Presidential Suite

Presidential Suite - Located in the tower on the 9th floor this spectacular suite is over 2,000 square feet.  One of four Signature Suites, this room has been home to many Celebrity, Heads of State incuding Prince Charles & Lady Diana of England.  Decor themed by Ralph Loren includes all of the amenities associated with exceptional accommodations.  Spectacular Ocean vistas can be enjoyed from this beautiful suite.


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
View More

Imperial Suite

Imperial Suite - The Kahala Hotel & Resort's crown jewel of our Signature Suites.  The Imperial Suites features custom woods from around the world.  Hand carvings and one of a kind furniture are used throughout this specialty suite.  Located on the 10th floor of the tower, this room features a moving book case that opens to the second bed room. Imperial Suite got its name after a visit from the Emperior and Empress of Japan. The only way to discribe the views and room is "Spectacular!"


Next applicable upgrade category: n/a

  • Ocean View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
View More

Tower Suite Double

The Tower Suite Double, part of The Kahala's Signiture Suite Collection, is an  infusion of sophistication and stylish living with an emphasis on stately comfort and soothing textures. There is a maritime touch in its colors and accessories, with a palatte of navy and white with touches of beige and cream, accented by dark and light woods. The views from the suite turn the rooms into an extenstion of the ocean panorama, making the Presidential Suite a gracious representation of haute Hawaiian living. Furnished with distinctive pieces from The Ralph Lauren Home's Mayfair and Coventry Garden Collections.

  • Ocean View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
View More

Tower Suite King

The Tower Suite King, part of Kahala's Signiture Suite Collection, is an infusion of sophistication and stylish living with an emphasis on stately comfort and soothing textures. There is a maritime touch in it's colors and accessories, with a palette of navy and white with touches of beige and cream, accented by dark and light woods. The views from the Suite turn the rooms into an extension of the ocean panorama.

  • Ocean View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
View More
Total 19 Records

Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Beach, Seclusion, Wellness
Vibe Sophisticated
Room Style Classic
Number of Rooms 338
Check-In Time 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time 12:00 PM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

Check-In Time: after 3pm

Check-Out Time: 12 noon

Early check in and late check out are subject to availability at time of check in & check out.

Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

Credit Card information is required at the time of booking.

Deposit:

Rooms & Suites: One-night room and tax deposit processed at time of reservation. One-night cancellation charge processed for cancellations and no-shows received within 7 days of scheduled arrival

Signature Suites: Two-night room and tax deposit due at time of reservation and refundable if cancellation occurs 30 days prior to arrival date. Full nonrefundable prepayment required 30 days prior to arrival. For reservation made within 30 days of arrival, full non-refundable pre-payment required.

Cancellation Policy

Rooms & Suites: One-night room and tax deposit processed at time of reservation. One-night cancellation charge processed for cancellations and no-shows received within 7 days of scheduled arrival. Signature Suites: Two-night room and tax deposit due at time of reservation and refundable if cancellation occurs 30 days prior to arrival date. For reservation made within 30 days of arrival, full non-refundable pre-payment required. For individual reservation of 10 nights or more, deposit of 20% of the total stay required at time of booking.

For dates of stay from December 22, 2017 to January 2, 2018 (inclusive) the minimum stay requirements are:

(3) nights for arrivals December 22nd – 24th

(5) nights for arrivals December 25th- 31st

Deposits: A two night room and tax will be charged at the time of booking and will become non-refundable and non-transferable on 5/1/17. A non-refundable prepayment including taxes for the remaining nights up through 1/2/18 will be charged on 10/2/17.

A non-refundable prepayment for all room nights and taxes are required for any bookings made after 10/2/17. All deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Accepted Forms of Payment

All major credit cards accepted.

Terms & Conditions

Guarantee Policy:

Credit Card guarantee is required at the time of booking as well as a one night deposit.

Tax - Hotel Room Accommodation tax is 14.962% for all bookings arriving from January 1, 2018 and on wards.

Cancellation Policy:

A one night cancellation charge will be processed for cancellations and no-shows received within seven days of scheduled arrival. Signature Suite reservations require a two-night room and tax deposit, representing the first and last nights of the stay, due at time of reservation. Cancellations received within received within 30 days prior to arrival are subject to a two night charge of room rate and applicable tax. Please contact Hotel Sales for Holiday policies (December 20-January 3)

Check-in time: 3:00 pm. Check out time: 12:00 pm.

Credit Card provided at time of booking will be used to settle all room charges upon your departure from the Kahala Hotel and Resort. There is no charge for children up to the age of 12 when they occupy the same room as adults with existing bedding. Guests ages 13 and up will be considered as an adult and will be charged our extra person charge if their are 3 adults in the room.

Maximum occupancy per room is 3 adutles or 2 adults 2 children. A charge of $175.00 will apply for the 3rd adult in the same room and includes a rollaway bed. Rollaway bed charge is $75 per day, limit one per room.

Dogs are accepted; with a 40-pound maximum weight. All pets must be housebroken and on a leash at all times. A $150.00 non - refundable pet fee will apply. Please contact the resort prior to arrival for guidelines and waiver form.



The trademarks VIRTUOSO, the Globe Swirl Logo and SPECIALISTS IN THE ART OF TRAVEL are registered trademarks of Virtuoso, Ltd. Virtuoso, Ltd. has a U.S. copyright registration for the Globe Swirl Logo, ©2000. All rights reserved. Virtuoso CST#2069091-50. California CST# 2069091; TA# 808 - Registered Iowa Travel Agency; Washington UBI # 601 554 183. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California.

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Equivalent Resort or Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
Close

Reviews and Recommendations for The Kahala Hotel & Resort

100%

of 1
guests
recommend


Virtuoso Verified Traveler

All reviews are from confirmed guests sharing exclusive insights

Sort reviews by

Kahala review

By: Amy O


Reviewed on: 13 Mar 2018

Great hotel in a quiet neighborhood a little away from Waikiki.
Travel Advisor:  Monica Varri