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Chief's Luau

41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy, Wet N Wild Hawaii, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1820
+1 877-357-2480
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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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea life park” (360 reviews)
“spear throwing” (211 reviews)
“chief sielu” (170 reviews)
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41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy, Wet N Wild Hawaii, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1820
+1 877-357-2480
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Reviewed yesterday

I would have enjoyed this experience if it wasn't so expensive. The drinks were watered down. The food was decent but not memorable. The show was fun and the fire dancing is amazing but I was disappointed considering how expensive it was. Drinks and food...More

Thank Maja H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were picked up by a nice bus to start. Our tour guide, "Cousin Bo", was friendly, welcoming, knowledgeable, funny, and engaging. He remained helpful to us throughout the evening and made sure we were taken care of. Getting seated was kind of a mess....More

Thank Janel T
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our second visit to Hawaii and we went to a different Luau then so thought we would try this one due to the reviews. We started with getting picked up by bus with about a 45 min trip to the Luau. Bus ride...More

1  Thank pdhgirl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I have never been to Hawaii before and we wanted to have the best time possible. The Chief's Luau did not disappoint! It was great. All of the performers were amazing and they made you feel welcome. We laughed and laughed with...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I used to live on the island and have taken friends and family to multiple luaus, but never to Chief’s. On my recent visit back (now with my two children) I decided to listen to other reviews and try Chief’s luau for something different. This...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had such a fantastic evening last night at Chief’s Luau. We braided coconut tree headbands, and my kids each got a shark tattoo. From the time we arrived until the time we left we were entertained. Every single staff member was incredibly warm and...More

Thank jenniferpang808
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Where do I start, I had a great time with my wife! There is so much to do and everyone is friendly, everyone that worked at chiefs made my wife and I feel like family! We had a awesome bus ride over with K he's...More

Thank Nathan J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It all started with the best host ever “K” who keeps you entertained the entire trip to the luau. He is informative, funny and very likable. When you arrive the staff is extremely helpful. My wife was in a wheelchair and they went out of...More

Thank Douglas G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great venue! Value, variety of entertainment, I can’t say enough good things. The food was very good and the self serve buffet went smoothly and quickly. There were a number of crafts available to try including the hula, weaving palm fronds, spear throwing,...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first trip ever to Hawaii and everyone has always said if you go to Hawaii you must attend a luau. The concierge at our hotel recommended she flew out and told us that it was the best on the island . From...More

Thank islandgirl063
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Kelly R
11 October 2017|
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Response from Diana R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kelly, yes there is only one a night, I think we left about 4:00 from the Kings Village.
Fran E
3 October 2017|
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Response from trinashomestore | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure which package we got but it was the one offering 2 drinks and seating in the middle of the venue and we got leid too. It was perfect!
9 September 2017|
Response from ChiefsLuau | Property representative |
Aloha Wendy! The differences between our 3 Experiences are seating location, number of drinks included, the order you're called up to the buffet, and our Royal Experience guests get a nice gift (which right now is a logo'd... More

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