Located in the heart of Waikiki, The Royal Hawaiian Resort is ideally situated as a starting point for a wide range of adventures in the bustling city of Honolulu. Breathe in the salty air along an endless stretch of sand, or take sanctuary in a private beachfront cabana. The innovative Abhasa Spa soothes the soul, while Azure, the island's seafood mecca, delights the senses with fresh and innovative fare. An endless array of outdoor and ocean activities, cultural exploration opportunities, and tantalizing dining venues are a short journey from the resort and easily arranged by our concierge.
Check-in: 3:00 PM Check-out: 12:00 PM
Early Departure Policy
We are happy to accommodate early departures upon request. Please note that guests may incur a fee.
Early Arrivals/Late Departures Policy
We are happy to accommodate early arrivals upon request. Please make your request as early as possible to ensure availability. Guests can enjoy the Lokelani Hospitality Suite if arriving prior to the 3pm check-in time or wish to stay at the resort past the 12pm checkout time. The Lokelani Suite offers shower facilities, television, and other comforts.
While we greatly appreciate our guests' four-legged companions, we do not accept pets at this time.
Address: 2259 Kalakaua Avenue,
, United States of America
Views of the Pacific Ocean or tranquil gardens from the sweeping windows of our guest rooms are often noted as the crowning glory of The Royal Hawaiian Resort. While nature does reign supreme on this flower-laden island, we strive to bring this standard of perfection and beauty to every last detail of your visit. The smell of warm banana bread greets guests upon arrival, signaling at once a feeling of genuine warmth and welcome.
Sumptuous bedding, LCD flat screen televisions, an iPod compatible clock radio, and the full line of Gilchrist & Soames London Collection toiletries in each bathroom are just some of the thoughtful amenities on hand to ensure we surpass even the grandest expectations. Coffee makers and refrigerators ensure that favorite snacks and beverages are readily available.
Open the grand windows of our Traditional Rooms and breathe in the scent of frangipani flowers and the fresh ocean air—the essence of Hawaii itself. Inside, crisp, white bedding accented with a mink boudoir pillow and raffia headboard work together with the re-imagined original valances and colorful island floral art to connect guests to the island itself. (300-330 Square Feet / 28-31 Square Meters)
Situated in our exclusive Historic Building, Royal Ocean Rooms provide world-class vistas of the action on Waikiki Beach and the calming waves of the Pacific, or overlook our exquisite pool with partial ocean views. Inside, contemporary Hawaiian style graces every corner—from the elegant sitting area to the plush bed. (330 Square Feet / 31 Square Meters)
Featuring a private balcony with views of Waikiki Beach and the azure waves of the Pacific, Tower Oceanfront Rooms are an exceptional retreat within the resort's exclusive Mailani Towers building. (350 Square Feet / 33 Square Meters)
Situated in the resort's Historic Building, both the Royal Garden Junior Suite and the Ocean Front Junior Suite are rich with space, color, and mesmerizing views. (475-540 Square Feet / 44-50 Square Meters)
Indulge completely at the Mailani Tower Loft Suites, where relaxation is the primary focus. A spacious lanai off the bottom of this bi-level escape is the ideal spot for experiencing any number of our rejuvenating spa treatments. (604 Square Feet / 56 Square Meters)
Taking its cue from the glamour and sophistication of the 1920's, our Royal Ocean Suites effortlessly blend past and present from its enviable vantage point above the Pacific Ocean. (730 Square Feet / 68 Square Meters)
Unsurpassed in terms of sheer grandeur, our trio of Prestige Suites—The King Kamehameha Suite, The Queen Ka'ahumanu Suite, The Royal Suite, and The Royal Hawaiian Suite—immerses guests in timeless elegance. Open, airy, and regal, the interior space offers no shortage of art and appointments to stir the senses, with views to match. (1,547-1,774 Square Feet / 144-165 Square Meters)
From traditional Hawaiian cuisine and contemporary island favorites, to fresh seafood and American classics, The Royal Hawaiian Resort has a dazzling array of tempting options available day or night. Sweeping views of the Pacific and Waikiki beachfront are always on the menu, providing a one-of-a-kind culinary journey guided by award-winning chefs, including world renowned Chef Hans Stierli.
Located steps away from the beautiful sands of Waikiki Beach, the oceanfront Mai Tai Bar is an ideal setting for enjoying the Waikiki scene while sipping on your favorite cocktail and snacking on delicious appetizers. Vibrant tropical music and live local entertainment at sunset provide the perfect atmosphere for winding down from a day at the beach or revving up for an evening of island fun.
Cuisine: Pacific Rim Dress Code: Casual Hours: 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM Atmosphere: Relaxed Setting: Outdoor, beachside
With a relaxed charm that is exemplary of The Royal Hawaiian experience, Surf Lanai is distinguished by its exceptional, personable service and style. Classic mainland dishes with tropical accents are presented in a refreshing manner, utilizing heirloom ingredients and artisanal baked goods. Complement a gourmet meal with our signature pink haupia cake.
Cuisine: Contemporary Dress Code: Casual Hours: 6:30 AM - 11:00 AM; 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Atmosphere: Beach and poolside cafe Setting: Outdoor, beachside
The iconic Royal Hawaiian Resort is a beacon of sophistication and tranquility, enviably situated on one of the world's most coveted beach destinations. In addition to an impressive Waikiki address, the resort is home to an unmatched concierge team ready to reveal all that this exclusive escape has to offer. Water and beach activities in turquoise waters prove irresistible to many and include parasailing, catamaran cruises, surfing, snorkeling, and more. Just steps from the sand an exhilarating array of world-class shopping venues, eateries, and must-see cultural destinations awaits.
The Royal Hawaiian Resort is home to the Abhasa Spa, a sophisticated and inviting retreat that effortlessly blends the traditions of the past with an array of cutting edge amenities. The spa backs onto the tropical gardens of the resort's historic grounds, taking full advantage of the immense beauty of the lush, tropical gardens. Inside both single and double cabanas, treatments are delivered from expert hands while giant birdbaths just beyond the rooms lure the island's myriad breeds.
We recommend a traditional massage, followed by a cocooning treatment for the ultimate spa experience. The cocoon—a type of hydrotherapy—wraps guests in a warm sheet, then gently lays you down on a soft mattress filled with body temperature water. While you remain dry inside of the cocoon, the gentle pressure of the water is both healing and re-energizing.
Lomi Lomi, a rhythmic Hawaiian massage, is a highlight of our extensive spa menu. Combined with Pohaku, the application of hot stones, the result is deeply relaxing and invigorating.
In keeping with the fragrant surrounds, essences such a coconut, hibiscus, jasmine and lavender, as well as kukui nut oil and papaya pineapple scrubs, are used as part of most treatments. Abhasa, Skin Ceuticals, and Epicuren products also enhance many facial and body care experiences, while the luxurious Almena line is used during each hair care appointment.
A section of Waikiki Beach is reserved just for you. The Royal Hawaiian Resort provides guests with comfortable lounge chairs and eye-catching umbrellas for relief from the days of endless sunshine and provides a welcome home for water-based activities that run the gamut from surf and paddleboard lessons to sailing and boat rentals.
The Royal Pool Cabanas
Enjoy the privacy afforded by your own private cabana on Waikiki Beach at The Royal Hawaiian Resort's private beach club. The ultimate beachside indulgence, the Royal Cabanas offer private cabanas on our world-famous grounds beside our saltwater plunge pool.
The Royal Cabanas are available for half-day rentals (either from opening - noon, or noon - pool closing) and are priced at $100 per day. Alternatively, full day rentals are available for $175.
The Royal Hawaiian Beach Boy Program
Make the most of the sun-dappled waves of the Pacific with a little help from The Royal Hawaiian Beach Boy Program. Our Beach Boys provide surf and stand-up paddleboard lessons and rentals, as well as outrigger canoe rides along the gently lapping waves of Waikiki. Thanks to their expert instruction, you will soon be watching the sunrise from your perch on a freshly waxed surfboard—eagerly awaiting the next wave. Enjoy complimentary surf demonstrations and other authentic island activities. Secure reservations at the Royal Beach Pool deck at the Beach Boy Hale on Waikiki Beach.
Waialae Country Club
Available exclusively to Luxury Collection guests, Waialae Country Club is located just five miles from the resort. In January of each year, this course is home ot the PGA Sony Open, making it a sought after golf destination. Carts and caddies are available. The Royal Hawaiian Resort guests are welcome on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.
The Waikiki Aquarium, located adjacent to Diamond Head on the eastern end of Waikiki Beach, provides an up-close look at the islands' spectacular wildlife.
Shoppers relish the hundreds of retail stores just minutes from The Royal Hawaiian Resort, including the lovely Ala Moana Shopping Center and the popular International Marketplace—just a five-minute walk from the resort. Both English and Japanese are spoken in local business establishments, while business hours vary from shop to shop.
A visit to The Polynesian Cultural Center provides guests with an exciting overview of the Hawaiian culture through daily entertainment and temping feasts. Pearl Harbor and the Arizona Memorial Museum are just 10 miles from The Royal Hawaiian Resort, and well worth the trip.
Hanauma Bay is Hawaii's ultimate snorkeling destination. To maximize the experience, join the snorkeling excursion, which includes roundtrip transportation, snorkeling equipment including silicon masks, snorkel and fins, and detailed instructions on snorkeling and use of equipment. The nearby Hawaii Water Sports Center is adjacent to the bay, and offers a full line of exciting water sports such as banana boating, bumper tubes, parasail excursions, jet skis, water skis, wakeboards, and scuba diving.
Events at The Royal Hawaiian Resort are anything but ordinary. Amidst the inspiring royal elegance of the hotel, our professional concierge team works tirelessly to create a pleasant and flawless event. Our indoor function space includes 12,000 square feet of gracefully designed rooms with state-of-the-art meeting facilities and services. Outdoors, an additional 66,000 square feet spans the Ocean Lawn, a pristine stretch of private beach and the Coconut Grove, the secluded enclave of Hawaii's former Kings & Queens. Weddings, conferences, intimate meetings, and other gatherings of all sizes take on a style all their own thanks to the flexible space and unmatched professional service. From floral arrangements to lighting assistance to customized menus, The Royal Hawaiian Resort can bring your vision to life.
Whether a fairytale Waikiki wedding celebration, dreamy destination wedding or cherished Hawaiian wedding vows renewal is what you dream of, our wedding specialist is prepared to plan your perfect event. The Royal Hawaiian is a member of Starwood Hotels & Resorts' elite coterie of Luxury Collection properties, internationally recognized as among the world's finest destinations, with its magnificent Moorish architecture, spectacular setting and celebrated history. The Royal Hawaiian, A Luxury Collection Resort is synonymous with romance.
The Regency Room, a sumptuously appointed and versatile space, is perfect for smaller gathering. For larger fetes, the Regency Room Ballroom, our most spacious, can accommodate larger groups for banquet, theater, and classroom style arrangements.
The Monarch Room's charm is boundless, its reach stretching across the Monarch Terrace and Ocean Lawn to unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean and Diamond Head. Gold tones and majestic chandeliers lend a Moroccan flair to the Monarch Room, where indoor and outdoor space is easily reshaped to accommodate mid to large sized groups. The room itself includes a built-in stage and is the only indoor/outdoor ballroom on Waikiki Beach with perfect views of Diamond Head. Guests may flow freely from the lawn to The Monarch Room, thanks to large glass doors kept completely drawn back.
The serenely quiet Coconut Grove, once the playground of Hawaii's kings and queens, serves as a backdrop for an intimate and romantic garden wedding ceremony and offers an historic view of The Royal Hawaiian Resort.
Helumoa, set in a quiet garden nestled in the middle of bustling Waikiki, provides an enchanting outdoor location for an intimate dinner.
An ideal setting for a VIP meeting away from all of the distractions, The Boardroom is perfectly positioned on the 3rd floor of the Historic Building and can host up to 10 guests at the large conference table.
Audiovisual Meeting Services
Should you require customized service at your event, we invite you to call upon The Royal Hawaiian Resort's in-house partner, DAY AV, for front or rear projection screens, LCD Players, Plasma Screens, Video monitors, DVD Players, and a full range of audio visual needs.
Convention High Speed Internet Access is a premium service which affords customers Internet access in all function rooms and hot spots.