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sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here a week & found it the perfect budget hostel. It's so well run & the location is right near the beach but away from the noise & traffic. It's not "party central" because there's no alcohol but it's so safe & friendly. Ideal for the solo traveller

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Thank you Janet for your kind words - we do strive to offer a safe and clean place for our guests....happy traveling! Sue

Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about this place is location and the fact that they have own cheap parking. It is 3 min walking distance from the Waikiki beach. I stayed in the private room with the own bathroom. Considering that this is a hostel, it was like a comfortable 3 stars hotel but much cheaper considering prices in the area and...

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Thank you for your positive review. Best wishes with your travels! Sue

Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We were looking for budget, but we found out that this was per person for a double room on arrival. This was also on top of a hostel international daily charge. This was found out after he had asked for the price confirmation. All in all we found the hospitality to be a bit icy. Still it's in a good...

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Thank you for your feedback. All Hostelling Int'l hostels charge $3 more per person per night if not a current member of this nonprofit organization. This is actually the most inexpensive hostel for private rooms in Waikiki. Best wishes to you! Sue

Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stayed in HI Waikiki with my girlfriend for 7 nights in October. This hostel is great. It's located just two streets from Waikiki beach, in area with lots of shops, restaurants and bars. Property is truly great, very clean and good maintained. We stayed in private ensuite with private bathroom, Room was small, but very clean. Facilities are great, Kitchen...

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Thank you for your kind words. Happy travels to you...Sue

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel was perfect for us, we had a private room with private bathroom. It is so close to the beach and easy walking distance to the main shops. The facilities are good including fully equipped kitchen, laundry, snorkel hire, TV room and fans in the bedrooms. Our room was nice and clean, wifi worked well throughout the stay. The...

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Thank you for your kind words....Sue

Province of Cordoba, Argentina
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This hostel is really nice, clean, comfortable and quiet. You can sleep during nights and you can meet great people at the kitchen or living :). Rooms are good, with one restroom, really clean and I didn't see one bug on it. Staff is good, maybe a little serious but they are really polite and kind. Paul is an awesome...

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Thank you for your kind words. Happy travels to you....aloha, Sue

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We liked our stay at HI Waikiki. You can't beat the price or complain about it. It's Hawaii and Waikiki Beach! The hostel is really clean, wifi is free (in the lounge/ reception area), they provide towels and luckily we even got a car spot (costs 10$ a night). It would have been a nightmare not having a car space,...

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Thank you for your comments. Yes, it gets hot in the summer. Sorry, air conditioning is a cost we cannot afford at this time. Happy travels to you...Sue

South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2016

My husband and I scored cheap flights to Honolulu so you can imagine our horror when we discovered even modest hotels were priced around $USD200 a night. We decided to downgrade our accommodation to a hostel (private room) and I was beyond impressed with both the cleanliness of the rooms, the kitchen, and how amicable and respectful our fellow travellers...

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I had a great experience until the last day. The staff were amazing but on the last day an older guy was there (I think the manager) and he spoke so rudely. I dropped off my key as no one was in the office at the time so I put it through the mail slot. I went down to wait...

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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a private room for 2. Location - The location is 1 block from the beach and right next to lots of buses if you want to go further. Cleanliness - The whole place was spotless. Facilities - Plenty of fridge space and pots to cook with. Shower was great. Comfort - Bed was comfy, but room was...

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Aloha, we host all kinds of short term travelers like around the world backpackers, gap year travelers, airline & cruise ship employees, students, families & single travelers. Thanks for considering HI Waikiki! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostelling International Waikiki

Address: 2417 Prince Edward St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3229
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Honolulu > Waikiki
Price Range: ₹ 2,212 - ₹ 5,162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 58
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