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The Equus Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 November 2014

My Choice of hotels when traveling on business to Oahu Hawaii. May not be the most luxurious of hotels but I am comfortable, there is a friendly staff and my stay is always a pleasure. Within a short walk to a myriad of attractions and...More

1  Thank Roy B
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 18 November 2014

Roy B, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay! We appreciate your loyalty in choosing to stay at The Equus each time you return to Hawaii. It was a pleasure to host you, and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

In Honolulu for a week, the first part business, the last vacation. I was treated like family from the first moment I got on the property. Half way through my stay, when Rene found out my lovely lady would be joining me, she upgraded me...More

1  Thank Rob H
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 18 November 2014

Rob H, Big Mahalo for your recent stay and your outstanding review. We are pleased to welcome you as part of our Equus 'ohana, and are happy to hear you had a pleasant stay. We enjoyed your company, and hope that the business was good,...More

Reviewed 6 November 2014

my daughter booked the Equus hotel for one night between flights using Choice points-we never would have stayed in this location otherwise. We were not happy with stairs to lobby, extremely slow elevator, and loud street noise, but were prepared to make do since it...More

5  Thank stacy b
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 13 January 2015

stacy b, We apologize for the inconvenience you experienced during your stay. We take pride in what we do, and aim to offer an excellent experience with aloha. What you received is not the norm, I assure you- and we have investigated the issue that...More

Reviewed 6 November 2014

Initially, i was booked in their sister hotel the Marina Waikiki, i had reserved a room with a kitchenette and 2 beds. Upon checking in, the the lobby looked nice enough, but the room was a sad disappointment. Glenn ,the bellman was helpful and apologetic...More

2  Thank henry w
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 13 January 2015

henry w, Big mahalos for your detailed review. It is truly helpful for such an account for our future travelers to learn about our property. We appreciate your kind remarks regarding The Equus, especially coming from a veteran of 4 star hotels and a kama'aina!...More

Reviewed 4 November 2014

The French would say this is a 'bijou' of a hotel. Ralph Lauren might think someone had stolen his hotel blueprints but I would say simply that this is one of O'ahu's best kept secrets. The location is perfectly nestled between the beach at Waikiki,...More

3  Thank PoloPaulo
Response from equusmgmt, General Manager at The Equus HotelResponded 6 November 2014

PoloPaulo, Big mahalos for your kind and detailed review! We are pleased to hear you felt at home with us, as polo is our shared interest. We appreciate the explanation of our design with such great enthusiasm and hope that we can share this again...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 129 - US$ 252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 129 - US$ 252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Best Value Hotel in Honolulu
#6 Business Hotel in Honolulu
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Honolulu
#23 Romantic Hotel in Honolulu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (375)
Room & Suite (346)
Pool & Beach (35)
Dining (3)
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Marthe V
12 January 2018|
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Response from Aniceto G | Reviewed this property |
They offer towels they had plenty of them I don’t know about the chairs thou I didn’t ask
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Pattyk66
8 January 2018|
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Response from Chris W | Property representative |
Aloha, Yes, the stairs would be the only access to the lobby level of the hotel (19 Steps total). We definitely have staff that can assist with luggage upon check in and departure. Should you have any other questions... More
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melissaholla
1 November 2017|
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Response from wburns12 | Reviewed this property |
About a 5 minute walk to the beach, quite a few restaurants in walking distance. The room I stayed in wasn't particularly large, but I would imagine they have larger rooms. The hotel concierge was worth the stay, he really... More
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"rooms farthest from Ala Moana Blvd are a little quieter"
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"I reserved a 10th floor room because I needed a desk. If you need the extra room with table space, it is a..."
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"rooms on beach side rather than concrete walls!"
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"Because this hotel is "in the city" you will hear street noise and sirens echoing off the buildings."
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