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Star of Honolulu - Dinner and Whale Watch Cruises

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Address: Aloha Tower Marketplace, Pier 8, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 20:00
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Hawaii's most popular sunset dinner cruise! Embark on a romantic dinner...

Hawaii's most popular sunset dinner cruise! Embark on a romantic dinner cruise aboard the luxurious, award-winning 1,500-passenger Star of Honolulu. It is Hawaii's only A.D.A. compliant ship with 3 types of stabilizers ensuring smooth sailing. Recent $1 million interior renovation of our 4 spacious decks and 6 dining rooms feature the best views and highest quality of food, service and Hawaiian entertainment. Don't miss whale watching in season (Dec - Apr) with Whale Guarantee and "Child FREE" special! Widest variety of dinner cruise options.

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The VIEW of Waikiki is worth the trip...

We joined a large crowd for a dinner cruise on a Friday night. The view of Waikiki at sunset from the ocean was wonderful and the service staff was accommodating. On Friday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Don C
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a very relaxing and enjoyable evening, with the weather cooperating as well to provide us with a beautiful sunset.

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Thank Jerome H
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was an awesome experience. Nice food. Nice people. Need to add some more options for Indian food and chicken options. Overall a very nice experience

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Thank Abhijit K
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Would highly recommend this to anyone who visits Hawaii, great food friendly staff and the show was amazing...Well done Star of Honolulu..

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Thank livingladolcevita10
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Highly recommend, the meal was amazing with plenty to eat. The show was fantastic to watch and the views of sunset and looking back over the city was great.

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Thank Lee17175
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a very nice cruise. Enjoyed the jazz. Lot's of food great view and atmosphere was good. Anthony was friendly and prompt with service. Thank you for a great experience.

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Thank Girlsjustwannahavefn
Honolulu, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent cruise. Excellent food. Excellent entertainment. Excellent staff: hardworking, good teamwork, good demeanor-they made sure our needs were met and we were happy and the staff seemed to be having a good time too. Our waitress was Rose and she was terrific. Mahalo-Ken🌈

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Thank Kenneth O
Fort Langley, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole experience was wonderful from the greeting by the Captain to the staff in general. The presentation of the different dishes was wonderfully done and spaced out appropriately. Very nice way to spend our 45th Anniversary.

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Thank LyndaCliff
Neah Bay, Washington
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Reviewed 1 week ago

took family of 5 on Mother's day cruise that included lunch. The activities for the children were fun. The live band was entertaining. The food was awesome! The staff was very accommodating and helpful. My mother is handicapped, she was able to ride her personal electric scooter onboard and park it near our table with no problems. There is an... More 

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Thank Marsha M
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined a large crowd for a dinner cruise on a Friday night. The view of Waikiki at sunset from the ocean was wonderful and the service staff was accommodating. On Friday nights you get to view the fireworks at the Hawaiian Village. Nice evening.

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Thank Don C
Nanaimo, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not even sure where to start with this review, our experience was so odd. Also, I generally don't post negative reviews, preferring to focus on the good stuff. However, we paid so much for this trip (over $300 US for 2 adults, which is a substantial amount in CDN dollars) that I felt I should share our experience. I... More 

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StarsofParadise, Public Relations Manager at Star of Honolulu - Dinner and Whale Watch Cruises, responded to this review

Aloha yusqueya, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. As Hawaii’s most popular and highest quality dinner cruise, we do our best to exceed expectations. The feedback from our guests regarding their service, meals, drinks and entertainment is overwhelmingly positive, so we were concerned to read your review. Your comments have been shared with our management team for review.... More 

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