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Aqua Palms Waikiki

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Aqua Palms Waikiki is a AAA 3-Diamond rated boutique hotel located close to Waikiki beach. Its numerous complimentary amenities include on-site fitness and spa facilities, rooftop pool, free Internet access, 24-hour Kona coffee, Wednesday Manager's reception, use of signature Aqua robes and bath amenities, plus the convenience of microwaves and mini-fridges.

Location: 10-minute walk from Waikiki Beach 30-minute drive from Honolulu International Airport

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • PIRwayland : Wayland, Massachusetts
Not recommended

Our travel agent recommended the Aqua Palms Wikiki. After staying there one night, I can’t understand why they made the recommendation but that’s a topic for a different forum. The two good things I could say about this hotel was that the staff was nice and the daily rate was lower than most Wikiki hotels. That said, the facility wasn’t nice which probably explains the reduced daily rate. The hotel’s parking lot was unbelievably tight, dark and creepy. Our room overlooked a main street and was unbelievably noisy and very cramped. A constant progression of noises from trucks, buses and nearby construction didn’t seem to be attenuated in the slightest way by the hotel’s windows. The room’s air conditioner fan kept turning on and off – when it was off, the room became very hot; when it was on, the fan was loud enough to rattle by my brains. The bathroom vent (which turned on whenever the bathroom light was on) had failing motor bearings which made a terrible screeching noise. The shower didn’t work well. Needless to say, we moved to a different hotel after one sleepless night. The staff did refund two nights of our prepaid stay without any argument which deserves to be acknowledged.

  • 110coach : Waikiki, Hawaii
Carpets were filth,y

Overall an average place to stay. The carpets and floors were filthy. If you walked across the carpet your feet were Dirty! They were pretty good at housekeeping only late once in our 10 day stay and forgot to leave towels one time too. Very generous with soap, shampoo, etc. Pool is only 4 feet deep so not real swimming and the fitness room was disgusting. Very old equipment and afraid to touch ANYTHING!

  • wormmic : brisbane
Good place

Aqua palms was a good place to stay free wifi room where neat and tide although an older motel,was well maintained staff where friendly and helpfull.Aircon worked fine Tv was good even had a playstation or xbox not sure which 1Ice machine on every level We enjoyed the stay it was close to everything in waikiki with a pink bus stop outside the hotel

  • Joline V : Parksville, Canada
Ideal location

We stayed on the 10th floor and had a peek a boo ocean view! Below us were all the Palm Trees from the Hilton Hawaiian Village. The walk to the beach was perfect, as we meandered through the villiage. The hotel is old, however, the elevators run perfectly, the laundry facilities are great, wifi is fast and reliable, rooms are clean, however, there is a slight dampness, keep your balacony doors open as oft as possible. Shower water pressure is amazing for an older hotel. The cleaning staff are great! And having water and beach towels available are perfect. On the down side we did not know we needed a pass to board the Ala Moana shuttle, so a bit delayed. However, would stay here again. Might we also recommend Lapperts ice cream on a nightly basis, get a card and get your 11th free,

  • Jane D : Maine
Great price for area

We were looking for a place to stay for one night before our friends flew home and we went to a rental on the other side of Oahu. For what it is, the Aqua Palms is a good place to stay. The price was reasonable, considering the area. However, we paid for parking and an odd $18 charge to each room for the courtesy of allowing us to check-into our prepaid rooms? We really didn't understand what that charge was. Parking garage is sketchy and not just for hotel guests. We were told by a very nice electrician, who was a local, to be aware of our surroundings while in Honolulu. All this aside, the bed was comfortable, there was coffee, tea and bathroom amenities. A large tv, microwave and fridge. Near a park, walking distance to Waikiki Beach and a view of Diamond Head from our window. Just the kind of hotel we normally look for, without the funny extra charges.

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • 1 pool
  • Exercise area
  • Spa
  • Coin operated laundromat
  • Parking, fee of $25 per day may apply
  • Laundry services
  • 24hr Front desk
  • Activities desk
  • ATM Machine in lobby
  • WIFI in lobby
  • Bell Service
  • Sundeck
  • BBQ Grill

Hotel room includes:

  • 1 queen-size bed or 1 king-size bed and sofa bed or 2 queen-size beds
  • 1 full bathroom
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Television
  • Hairdryer
  • Clock radio
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Daily maid service
  • Maximum occupancy of 3

Kids Deal - Kids 17 and under stay free when sharing room with parent and using existing bedding. Maximum room occupancy restrictions apply.

Upgrade Bonus - Honeymooners, Return Guests and Anniversary celebrations receive a complimentary room upgrade based on availability.

Seniors Bonus - Receive a complimentary amenity.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • Aqua Palms Waikiki
    Honolulu,United States

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Aqua Palms Waikiki
1850 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1602

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.