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The Kahala Hotel & Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I just fell in love with this hotel, amazing staff and stunning location. The hotel is located on the Beach front of Kahala with stunning, uninterrupted views of the Ocean.Kahala for those unfamiliar with Oahu is about 5 to 10 minute taxi drive to Waikiki but without the shops and crowds. We originally booked three nights here and planned to...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a great place to stay. The food was delicious and the the service was excellent. We loved the breakfast buffet and enjoyed the views of the beach and ocean. Our room was comfortable and clean. We had a patio that looked out to a waterfall and cove with dolphins. Lino took great care of our room and was...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have gone there for their Wine Tasting Dinners, cocktails after work, Brunches, etc. but unfortunately, they keep cutting while raising prices. It doesn't help that the hotel is undergoing renovations.

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting The Kahala Hotel & Resort on your many visits for wine tasting dinners, cocktails, and brunches. We are disappointed to hear that the prices did not meet your expectations. We have shared this with our management. We hope to be able to welcome you back soon.

Reggio Emilia, Italy
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I been in this hotel before when Is Hilton after mandarin original now is very nice hotel always best in Honolulu This is photo in 1996 in Kahala mandarin oriental very good staff and good service .... second photo is Kahala Hilton in 1990

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My Mother's Day gift was staying here for two nights. Truly grateful for experiencing this magical place. Even though I rated a different luxury resort kind of low for being "man-made" and "canned", this resort can get away with it because of its pure elegance and charm. The spirit of Aloha is here. Loved everything we had at their onsite...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently spent my first Mother's Day at the beautiful and charming Kahala Resort. Our entire experience was absolutely wonderful. The staff was incredibly courteous and friendly. My family lives in the hustle and bustle of Waikiki, so it was nice to escape only a few miles to the serene setting of the Kahala. The resort is elegant and the decor...

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Napa, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent several days at the Kahala Resort recently helping to accompany and babysit two grandchildren, ages 3 1/2 and 1 1/2. Excellent stay for our family group. Pluses: *long gentle beach was ideal for small children. The offshore reed eliminated large waves. Not great for surfers but wonderful for toddlers. *the breakfast buffet (included in my Amex rate) was excellent....

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your family holiday. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed the gentle swimming beach , breakfast buffet and great facilities. We are delighted you were able to enjoy all the resort has to offer. Your feedback was noted and we appreciate your review. We hope to welcome your...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to The Kahala Hotel & Resort many times, but this was my first opportunity to stay there as a guest. The hotel location is only a 10-minute ride from Waikiki, but it feels like you are on an outer island - no congestion, noise, or heavy traffic - just tranquility and beauty at The Kahala. My one-bedroom...

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your family holiday. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed the location, large lanais and great facilities. The location is unique and the only resort on Oahu with resident dolphins. We are delighted you were able to enjoy all the resort has to offer.

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best place for breakfast with the most pleasant view as Hawaii should be. Most people dont know that there is a cold and hot menu, so if you just want to eat healthily, then you can do the cold with fruits and cereal, yogurt and raw Hawaiian honey dripping from the honeycombs.

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for dining at The Kahala for breakfast. We are delighted you enjoyed your healthy meal. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kahala is one of the best hotel complexes anywhere in the world and as a result attracts the rich and famous. It exudes old world charm and elegance and the Dolphins provide a wonderful spectacle. It's hard to imagine a better place to stay in Honolulu.

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KahalaHotelResort, Manager at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing The Kahala Hotel & Resort for your recent visit to Oahu. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our resort is known for the impeccable service that we provide and we are so pleased to hear that our staff delivered that to you. The location is unique and the only resort on Oahu...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Arancino at The Kahala
Arancino at The Kahala
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Plumeria Beach House
Plumeria Beach House
Cuisines: Hawaiian, American, Fusion
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kahala Hotel & Resort is Hawaii's reigning luxury resort, set on a secluded beach just ten minutes from the world class shopping and entertainment of Waikiki. This legendary hideaway resort in Honolulu's plush Kahala district is a favorite with presidents, international royalty and celebrities. From the moment you arrive, you will know that you are truly somewhere special. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Address: 5000 Kahala Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5411
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu
Price Range: $508 - $922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Kahala Hotel & Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 338
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Also Known As:
The Kahala Hotel And Resort
The Kahala Hotel Honolulu
Kahala Resort Honolulu
Kahala Hotel Honolulu
Mandarin Oriental Oahu
Kahala Hotel & Resort
Kahala Mandarin Oriental
The Kahala Hotel & Resort Honolulu, Hawaii
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Honolulu
#3 Spa Hotel in Honolulu
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Luxury Hotel in Honolulu
#4 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Family Hotel in Honolulu
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“Dolphin lagoon view room was excellent!”
  • Good view of the ocean from our room
  • Dolphin lagoon
melissadY4905NF, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view on higher floors.”
cortez94559, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor rooms/suites with a view of Diamond Head & the ocean are my preference. Other views include the pool, beach, & the dolphins.”
848vivian, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“front desk, most of the staff has been at this Resort for a long time and i'm sure they know all the views from every part of the Hotel.”
celiacarnes, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“The scenic side is a small cost savings and provides quiet, beautiful views of the mountains and lights at night.”
carylouise750, 3 May 2017 | Read review
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