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HI Honolulu University Hostel

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“washing machine”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Loved the hostel, away from the tourist-filled streets of Waikiki and such a beautiful spot. Aki, Sue, Shane, Will and the entire reception team were so amazing. The hostel has banana trees that are in season now, so guests could have free bananas, they also...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

I stayed here in the only private room. The other two rooms are dorms: one for men, one for women. The staff (especially Aki) was very nice, friendly, kind and helpful. The kitchen was clean as well as the entire hostel. I especially like the...More

4  Thank Cyclopath43
Management response:Responded 2 April 2017

Thank you for your review - the children next door are in preschool and speak only in Hawaiian. They actually go into the school for lessons for much of the day. Happy travels to you!

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This hostel is my favorite place on this side of the island and I keep on returning for many years. If you love staying in a quiet and familiar hostel away from the crowds with a great Hawaiian hospitality this is your place to go!...More

3  Thank Chris12007
Management response:Responded 30 March 2017

Many thanksfor your very kind words - we enjoy making friends from around the world! Happy travels!

Reviewed 7 March 2017

its a located in beautiful valley of Manoa and its just front of university of Hawaii. its really quiet residence area and i felt very safe . you can walk in to the uni and there are starbucks and other cafes and many other places...More

2  Thank persi73
Management response:Responded 10 March 2017

Thank you for your review. I will see how we can create a solid wall in Room 3 to reduce the noise from the bathroom. It is an old house and other ways will be explored to keep the noise down.

Reviewed 3 March 2017

Far from city center and Waikiki, must use public transport to get there. Bathroom was clean, wi-fi was fast and stable, you can use the washing machine just for 2 USD. Cheapest place for living in Honolulu and honestly speaking I was expecting much worse...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
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US$26 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$26 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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GGranny007
8 June 2017|
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Response from honoluluhostel | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The cancellation policy as noted on the website is to let us know by 12 noon two days before your arrival. We understand flight delays yet there are situations when we turn others away because... More
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888smile38
27 February 2015|
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Response from honoluluhostel | Property representative |
I'm sorry - we have only dorm rooms and private rooms for singles, couples, or small groups.
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bilsue
8 February 2015|
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Response from honoluluhostel | Property representative |
Yes, we have a room for a couple. Call the office during open hours to reserve it. Thank you for the inquiry.
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"The private room(5) was amazing if it's available. Dorm rooms looked nice and social."
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"Check how often the bathrooms are cleaned. Private rooms are possible but be aware that you might be across..."
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"Some beds are bunks, while others are not. I was lucky to get a non-bunk."
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"Some dorms have single beds as well as bunk beds for the same price."
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