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Chief's Luau

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Address: 41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy, Sea Life Park, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1820
Phone Number: +1 877-357-2480
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Sun - Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Wed 17:00 - 21:00
Fri 17:00 - 21:00
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Chief's Luau is TripAdvisor's highest rated luau in the state of Hawaii. It...

Chief's Luau is TripAdvisor's highest rated luau in the state of Hawaii. It is the ultimate authentic, interactive and romantic experience that culminates with a spectacular 10-minute, 8-man fire knife dance. You will feel you were invited to the Chief's backyard. Experience up-close and personal activities with Chief's entire cast, 'imu ceremony and a sumptuous dinner buffet. Stunning ocean-mountain vista, the smallest and most intimate of all luaus on Oahu, located only 25 minutes from Waikiki. Produced by Chief Sielu Avea.

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Chief's Luau at Sea Life Park
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A Great Night

My partner & I went to Chief's Luau and absolutely loved it. We booked the Aloha experience and the views were amazing. We booked a transfer and from the moment we got on the bus... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner & I went to Chief's Luau and absolutely loved it. We booked the Aloha experience and the views were amazing. We booked a transfer and from the moment we got on the bus our tour guide named Cousin Junior made the atmosphere fun and enjoyable making jokes and pointing out scenes on the way. When we arrived there... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Chief's Luau is just EXTRAORDINARY! There is no word to describe how AWESOME the live show was. He is so funny. He will have you laughing all night! Is a MUST see. On your way there if you happen to ride with Cousin K you're in good hands. #thegoodlookingbus

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Well, I'll start at the beginning. I went with my husband and 6 other family members. We were given a drink ticket each and led into the luau. At the entrance we were greeted with shells and leis, then led to our seats. We all noticed that the venue smelled like sewage, and after reading other reviews it looks like... More 

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Uckfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We couldn't decide on which Luau to go to before we left home for our holiday so decided to wait until we arrived in Honolulu. We had a recommendation from our hotel to go to the chief's Luau. We agreed that it sounded great & as I was celebrating a special birthday, my husband decided we should go for the... More 

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Hastings, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Right from the time we were picked up in the bus this was a fun night with the guide getting straight into it. The bus ride didn't take too long and the venue had a great view out to the sea. Probably could have used more time to take a look around and enjoy the cultural activities before the show... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing Experience, Fun, Worth Every Penny!!! I was so lucky to experience this luau on this Thanksgiving and it was the best decision ever! I was truly impressed how organized this luau was...from arriving, finding our seats, enjoying the buffet an watching the show. Chief's luau lets you have a great time from start to finish. I love that when... More 

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Torrance, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hard to know where to start - we LOVED Chief's Luau! I've been to another Oahu luau many years ago and remember it being a little hoaky but fun. We spent Thanksgiving at Chief's Luau and while they brought the fun, they also brought so much culture and history to the party. I felt like our family was learning cool... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful evening at Chief's Luau. From entering through Sea Life Park and seeing the turtles getting a back scrub to the final fire dance it was so much fun. Provisions are made to practice starting a fire without matches, make decorative leaf headbands, get a fake tattoo, see local crafts or taste point. Then the fun begins.... More 

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Chief's Luau was fabulous! We had the bus pick us up at our hotel. The drive was amazing and our driver and host were very friendly and funny. We felt very welcomed once we got off the bus and were escorted to the park. The food was great but the entertainment was "out of this world". We will definitely return... More 

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Marlton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff goes out of their way to make sure you are kept busy from the moment you begin the luau until the end . The Chief is very funny and his staff are all very passionate and it comes across in the show. You definitely get your money's worth! Don't hesitate to book your tour with them !

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