The Kahala Hotel & Resort
Top Romantic Hotel

5000 Kahala Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816-5498, United States
+1 808 739 8888


Overall guest ratings

9.0/10 Excellent
Based on 1,158 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 9.1
  • 8.7
  • 4.9

Good to know

  • Very quiet
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Great view
  • Friendly service


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    Location. The seaside Kahala Hotel & Resort occupies a secluded crescent along Oahu's pristine coastline in Honolulu, Hawaii. The hotel provides complimentary transportation within 5.5 miles (8.9 kilometers) to destinations such as Waikiki Beach, Diamond Head, and Ala Moana Shopping Center.

    Hotel Features. The Seaside Grill serves meals under 9 specially constructed cabanas, each seating up to 7 guests. White-linen tablecloths and hand-blown glass tableware add to the romantic ambience. Pacific Rim and regional Hawaiian cuisine is prepared at Hoku's, with menu items including Pancetta Crusted Onaga and Salt Crusted Rack of Wisconsin Lamb. Room service is also offered 24 hours a day.

    A foot ritual welcomes guests to The Kahala Spa, which has a garden view and 9 treatment rooms for pampering treatments, such as the Hawaiian Essence Envelopment, body and facial treatments, aromatherapy, manicures, and pedicures. The spa employs the use of Hawaiian Rainforest and Balinese products. A spa boutique is also available. A fitness facility boasts saunas and steam rooms, personal trainers, aquatic exercises, and yoga classes.

    Children age 5 to 12 may participate in the resort's Keiki Club, which features half-day and full-day Hawaiian cultural crafts and outdoor-activities sessions. Nightly entertainment includes jazz at The Veranda (Tuesday-Saturday). Garage parking is available on site (surcharge).

    Guestrooms. This 10-story resort's 338 guestrooms contain pillowtop mattresses with fine linens and a choice of bed-type options (subject to availability). Select rooms feature furnished balconies or Juliet-style balconies with wrought-iron railings and sliding glass doors providing ocean or mountain views. Bathrooms contain chenille bathrobes and makeup mirrors. Rooms include complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access, coffeemakers, and personal bars. In-room safes are provided. Accommodations feature CD and VCRs/DVD players and 40-inch, flat-screen televisions.

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    The Kahala Hotel & Resort Prices:

    $403 - $684 (Based on average prices for a Standard Room)

    The Kahala Hotel & Resort Rooms:

    338 rooms

    Other names used to reference this hotel:

    • The Kahala Hotel & Resort Honolulu
    • The Kahala Hotel & Resort Honolulu Hawaii
    • The Kahala Hotel & Resort HNL
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    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle rental
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Private beach
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Child pool
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • Free Internet
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Steam room
    • Wedding services
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    Guest reviews of The Kahala Hotel & Resort

    Overall Rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 1,158 reviews
    • 9.3 "Wonderful beach."
      8.8 "88% appreciated the clean beach."
      8.7 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 87%."
    • 9.1 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
      9.1 "91% were happy with the shuttle service."
      9.4 "Housekeeping was great, according to 94%."
      8.9 "89% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.2 "92% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.0 "80% were happy with the room service."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 8.4 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      9.1 "top-notch fitness area, thought 91%."
    • 8.3 "Comfort level is high."
      8.4 "84% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      9.2 "92% thought rooms were spacious."
      10.0 "100% liked the big bathroom."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
      0.8 "The price was too high for 92%."

    Overall Rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 567 reviews
    • 9.0 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      8.2 "82% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      9.2 "92% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
      9.8 "98% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.9 "Food is average."
      6.1 "Only 61% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
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    Overall Rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 579 reviews
    • 9.2 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
      8.5 "85% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
    • 7.2 "Nice rooms."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.7 "97% thought the view was good."
      7.9 "79% said rooms were clean."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
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    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 11 reviews
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Resort Hotel
    Guests say this is a wonderful resort hotel.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Good to know
    "Very quiet"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Great view"
    "Friendly service"
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