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White Sands Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is cheap a bit old but i enjoyed my stay. Depends if your fussy or not, if you would enjoy staying there. The staff are friendly Katherine on the the front desk was awesome, friendly and very helpful. Thanks heaps.More

1  Thank 232Blackmore
Response from islandcolonyaqua, General Manager at White Sands HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha 232Blackmore, Thank you for posting your reviews on Tripadvisor about your experience. I am pleased to hear that you complimented on Katherine who provided great customer services. I will acknowledge and recognize her efforts in providing excellent services to our valued guests. We provide...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 4th time staying at this hotel. We feel at home here. Douglas and Kathryn at the front desk were great and helpful. We have been advised that this hotel will be undergoing renovations this year and that kitchen amenities may become limited....More

1  Thank Carlo D
Response from islandcolonyaqua, General Manager at White Sands HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Carlo, Thank you for posting your positive comments on Tripadvisor. Wow! 4 times staying at White Sands. Welcome back and thank you for always using White Sands for your hospitality needs. Yes, we will be undergoing renovation pretty soon. Next time, when you come...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome hotel, Awesome employees, Awesome housekeeping, Awesome maintenance. Clean room. Our fridge stopped working and was replaced quickly... bigger coffee makers would be nice. AC is noisy but it does the job. WIFI in the lobby or around the pool..More

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Response from islandcolonyaqua, General Manager at White Sands HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Eskimo_99559, Thank you for posting your positive comments on Tripadvisor. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the room and WiFi. I am pleased to hear that you liked our "awesome" staff. Thank you for letting us know. Please come back again. Mahalo...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017

We visited this hotel almost everyday during our recent two week trip to Hawaii. It's a budget hotel located on a side street of the Kuhio Ave. The location doesn't seem that pleasant at night but is fine during the day. The room that I...More

3  Thank Leo F
Reviewed 11 December 2017

This is a sturdy older small hotel just a couple of blocks from the beach. It has a small outdoor pool with a nice courtyard. The hallways are a bit raggedy but the rooms are quite comfy and nice. Beds and bathrooms are fine. There...More

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#37 Business Hotel in Honolulu
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Phil P | Reviewed this property |
It's approx 10 min to waikiki beach itself....you will pass a dozen places on the way maybe more....depends on your taste....you could eat somewhere different each day for breakfast as you are generally 5 to 10 min from... More
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Jill H
19 January 2017|
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Response from pally1070 | Reviewed this property |
From White Sands to Denny's is not really worth it. Denny's is on Lewers Street. Probably at a casual pace, 15 minutes walk. There are plenty of better places to eat on the way.
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Anthony S
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Response from julie31332016 | Reviewed this property |
The White Sands Hotel is in a perfect location to walk to almost anywhere. We loved it so much we have booked to go there again this year.
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"Ask for ground floor if you cannot use the stairs. No lift."
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"Ask to not be in the main area by the office. Be in one of the rooms away from there."
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"Rooms near the pool is where you will better wi-fi service."
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"2nd & 3rd floor rooms are great with cold air and view of pool area."
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