The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki

Honolulu, HI United States

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2017
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full breakfast daily for up to two in-room guests in restaurant
  • $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, excludes alcohol and retail shops)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 528 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Classic
VIBE: Casual
Beach Landmarks Local Immersion

The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki

Address:
2259 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
United States
Nearest Airport:
Honolulu International (HNL)
7 mi / 11 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

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

Services

  • Babysitting Services
  • Concierge Desk
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Salon
  • Turndown Service
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services

Recreation

  • Fitness Center
  • Golf
  • Jacuzzi/Whirlpool
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Water Sports

In Your Room

  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Safe

About Us

Built in 1927, the iconic Royal Hawaiian Hotel, known as the "Pink Palace of the Pacific," ushered in a new era of luxurious resort travel to Hawaii. Located on breathtaking Waikiki beachfront, the Royal Hawaiian is an exclusive enclave for luxury and romance. The Royal Hawaiian is the ideal starting point to any adventure in Honolulu. Shopping enthusiasts will be delighted to know they are surrounded by hundreds of retail stores, just minutes from the hotel. The Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center is just steps away with all your shopping needs. Waikiki Beach is right on the back door step of the Pink Palace and waiting for you.

Each of our 528 rooms and suites encapsulates extraordinary experiences, effortlessly weaving modern comfort, indigenous accents and refined luxury. In the Mailani Tower, each room provides an intimate lanai for a private vantage point of the sparkling Pacific Ocean. In the iconic Historic Building, fresh and elegant guest rooms are furnished with custom dark wood, crisp white bedding, boudoir pillows, a warm paint palette accented by a bold fuchsia pink and platinum silver headboard. For unsurpassed sophistication, our Prestige Suites, the King Kamehameha Suite, the Royal Hawaiian Suite, the Queen Ka`ahumanu Suite, and the Ali'i Suite offer opulent and distinguished accommodations with a host of grand amenities.

The poolside Mailani Lounge – available exclusively to Mailani Tower guests – is a cosmopolitan retreat where guests can enjoy complimentary freshly baked confections and evening beverages. Unforgettable epicurean experiences await you at Azure – a world-class seafood restaurant perched along the beach under the canopy of the hotel’s dramatic architecture. The celebrated Mai Tai Bar sets the stage for world-class romance and elegant relaxation. Mingle with international jetsetters and Hawaii elite while sipping in refreshing cocktails and contemplating the breathtaking panorama of Waikiki Beach. For casual dining, the breezy Surf Lanai Restaurant features light breakfast and lunch menus of American fare and simple island cuisine.

The most coveted spot on Waikiki Beach lies within the billowing sanctuary of the private beachfront cabanas at the Royal Beach Club. Unrivaled panoramic views of Diamond Head, Waikiki Beach and the sparkling Pacific Ocean await those hotel guests fortunate to lounge within the confines of these singularly captivating seaside retreats. Royal Beach Club servers attend to the most delicate details, focused on providing you with an exceptional experience –whether you wish for a repast of gourmet bites, refills of a refreshing elixir or an oceanfront lomilomi massage. Twilight transforms the cabanas into jewel-box dining spaces – stylish and seductive – for an intimate epicurean adventure or sipping fine cocktails under a starlit sky.

Best of the Best

Beckoning luxury travelers to the legendary shores of Waikiki, the “Pink Palace of the Pacific” has defined luxury tourism since 1927. The 528-room garden oasis is guaranteed to charm with the iconic accommodations of the Historic Wing and the contemporary splendor of Mailani Tower. Indulge in award-winning seafood at Azure; sip an original, handmade cocktail at Mai Tai Bar; or feast at Waikiki’s only beachfront luau Aha Aina. Come celebrate 90 years of authentic Hawai’ian hospitality at its most legendary locale.

Advisor Tip

You must try the Royal Hawaiian Signature Coconut Cake, as well as the Royal Mai Tai (much better than the regular). Have both at sunset. –Penny Spencer Sydney, Australia

Location

Address
2259 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
United States
Nearest Airport
Honolulu International (HNL), 7 Miles / 11 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Historic Room

Overlooking the resort's lush gardens and grand entryway, this exquisite guest room features a bold and indulgent design with plush luxury bedding as a centerpiece, a sitting area with armchairs, 37" flat panel LCD television with movie channels, an expansive work desk, high-speed Internet access, an iPod compatible alarm clock, and luxurious bath amenities.
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioning
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Historic Grove

Overlooking the tropical, tranquil oasis of the Coconut Grove gardens, this opulent guestroom is complete with luxury furnishings, plush bedding, a wide screen LCD TV, an iPod®-compatible CD/radio alarm clock, high-speed Internet (fee), a laptop safe, and luxurious bath amenities.
  • Garden View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Historic Garden Jr. Suite

Enjoy the serenity of the lush tropical gardens surrounding the resort in this ornate Junior Suite, featuring bold and indulgent designs centered around our plush Luxury Collection bed. The Junior Suite has armchairs for relaxed conversation, flat screen cable television with movie channels, a work desk, an iPod dock alarm clock, high-speed Internet access, and luxurious bath amenities.
  • Garden View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Historic Ocean Jr. Suite

Spectacular ocean views await guests in this beautiful suite, which is decorated with brilliant colors and rich hardwoods. Deluxe amenities include a Bose® stereo, and a sable-colored stone bathroom with upscale fixtures and luxurious bath amenities.
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Historic Ocean

A landmark heritage, this ocean front guestroom retains its classic ambience while offering contemporary furnishings, luxurious bedding, a wide screen LCD TV, an iPod®-compatible CD/radio alarm clock, high-speed Internet (fee), a laptop safe, and luxurious bath amenities.
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Historic Garden Suite

Overlooking the serenity of the resort's lush tropical gardens, the Historic Garden Suite features bold and indulgent designs, centered around our plush Luxury Collection bed. The suite has a second room, designed for elegant living, with armchairs for relaxed conversation. Amenities include flat screen cable television with movie channels, a work desk, an iPod dock alarm clock, high-speed Internet access, and luxurious bath amenities. ext applicable upgrade category: n/a
  • Garden View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Mailani Tower Oceanfront

This spacious and pristine guest room features a luxurious bed, a plush armchair with ottoman, a work desk, high-speed Internet (included), a 37" LCD TV, an iPod-compatible alarm clock, in-room coffee/tea, luxurious bath amenities, tote washlets, custom artworks and a private balcony with spectacular ocean views. Located in the Tower Wing floors 2 through 7. The poolside Mailani Lounge is available exclusively to Mailani Beach Tower guests with a cosmopolitan retreat where guests can enjoy complimentary freshly baked confections and evening beverages.
  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
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Mailani Tower Premier Oceanfront

This spacious and pristine guest room features a luxurious bed, a plush armchair with ottoman, a work desk, high-speed Internet (included), a 37" LCD TV, an iPod-compatible alarm clock, in-room coffee/tea, luxurious bath amenities, tote washlets, custom artworks and a private balcony with spectacular ocean views. Located in the tower Wing floors 8 through 17. The poolside Mailani Lounge is available exclusively to Mailani Beach Tower guests with a cosmopolitan retreat where guests can enjoy complimentary freshly baked confections and evening beverages.
  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
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Mailani Tower Oceanfront Corner

Island-inspired décor highlighting contemporary teak furnishings, Hawaiian artwork, and tropical colors welcomes you to this suite, which offers a private lanai, luxurious bedroom, sitting area with sectional sofa, HDTVs, high-speed Internet, iPod® dock, and luxurious bath amenities. The poolside Mailani Lounge – available exclusively to Mailani Beach Tower guests – is a cosmopolitan retreat where guests can enjoy complimentary freshly baked confections and evening beverages.
  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
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Mailani Tower Loft Suite

The Mailani Tower Loft Suite provides a singular purpose – essential pampering. Serenity surrounds you as you enter the suite. The ambiance is modern Zen mingled with the mood of the islands – quiet, warm and spacious. Carved teak furnishings, woven wicker, bamboo and rattan accent the fresh garden color palette of the room. The poolside Mailani Lounge – available exclusively to Mailani Beach Tower guests – is a cosmopolitan retreat where guests can enjoy complimentary freshly baked confections and evening beverages.
  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
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Mailani Tower Oceanfront Suite

The Mailani Tower Oceanfront Suite draws inspiration from the view of the Pacific’s cool, clear waters. Calm your spirit and reflect on the day’s adventures in our Luxury Collection bed. Discuss your daily plans for our island paradise in your own sitting area with armchairs. Reconnect to the world with a flat-screen cable television, custom designed work desk, an iPod dock alarm clock, and high-speed Internet access, or escape into relaxation with our luxurious bath amenities.   In-room features and fixtures include authentic Hawaiian artwork which represent The Royal’s rebirth. Collaborative artists, Solomon Enos and Carl F.K. Pao, both born on the island of O’ahu, bring the Waikiki reef and the Coconut Grove gardens of Helumoa to life in their abstract imagery full of color and vitality. The coconut and the ocean, both reflections of our heritage and symbols of rebirth and renewal, represent life, prosperity and paradise.   Similarly, the modern amenities including the soft close drawers, Toto washlets, illuminated makeup and vanity mirrors, imported lanai furniture and decorative glass tile from Italy, headboard reading lamps, plush bedding and spacious interiors, merge seamlessly with the natural woods, island inspired color palette, indigenous Hawaiian furnishings and pink fabric hues reminiscent of the resort’s façade. The design breathes a new air of Royalty; it is at once authentic, cultured and contemporary in appearance, presenting a rejuvenated sense of place for The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki.   The poolside Mailani Lounge – available exclusively to Mailani Beach Tower guests – is a cosmopolitan retreat where guests can enjoy complimentary freshly baked confections and evening beverages.
  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
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Prestige Suites

Individually designed Classic Suites and Prestige Suites offer the most exclusive in high-end accommodations and feature custom designed furnishings and state-of-the-art fixtures that celebrate Hawaiian heritage, while simultaneously cater to high-end contemporary standards. Each suite is designed with a unique inspiration, reflected in the color palette, distinct furniture and original artworks. Frette linens, luxurious bath amenities, a wide screen LCD TV, an iPod®-compatible CD/radio alarm clock, high-speed Internet (fee), and a laptop safe add functulatity to the spacious and glamorous interiors.
  • Ocean Front
  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Refrigerator
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Beach, Landmarks, Local Immersion
Vibe Casual
Room Style Classic
Number of Rooms 528
Check-In Time 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time 12:00 PM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2017
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full breakfast daily for up to two in-room guests in restaurant
  • $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, excludes alcohol and retail shops)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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Highly recommend this hotel

By: Chrissie


Reviewed on: 22 Jun 2014

wonderful place, enjoyed the pinkness

Royal Hawaiian still Holding it down

By: Rich M.


Reviewed on: 23 Jun 2015

Although this hotel, along with many on Waikiki Beach are lableled "touristy", this is exactly what we wanted. We had never been to Honolulu so we ARE the tourists! ;) In my opinion, RH was the BEST on Waikiki hands down. It's separated from the busy main road, it has a "resort feel", and it's perfect location. I would come back and I think the BEST way to experience RH is in the Mailini Tower (new tower). They offer free treats in the morning and wine/snacks in evening. A very nice touch. Also we ate at Azure and were PLEASANTLY surprised how good it was. One of the best meals I ate out in Hawaii. Food - A Hotel - B+ Location - A

Hawaii Vacation

By: JM


Reviewed on: 11 Jul 2016

Best location on Waikiki
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Location, location, location

By: Jbella


Reviewed on: 02 Sep 2016

Our stay at the Royal Hawaiian was an amazing way to kick off ten days of exploring the Islands! The beach is picture perfect, and the views up and down the coast can't be beat. We stayed in the tower and loved having breakfast and cocktail hour in the lobby each day. The grounds are lovely and peaceful, and with the ocean as your swimming pool, it didn't matter to any of the 7 kids we were traveling with that the pool is small. It is easy to obtain a wristband to hit the pool at the next-door Sheraton. We loved being able to walk to great shopping and dining. The rooms were very nice, although not quite ready when we arrived. Or for a couple of hours past check-in, in fact. The delay afforded us time to enjoy a drink and have a light, if late, lunch on the patio. My son and I got up early for the Friday sunrise meditation and ocean dip lead by a lovely, spiritual soul who started our day out perfectly. We had an amazing, relaxing, rejuvenating experience at this lovely hotel.
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Royal Hawaiian resort

By: David Schiff


Reviewed on: 14 May 2017

Great hotel , wonderful amenities. Only shortcoming was small pool. This was partially mitigated by arrangement to use of good pool of hotel next door.