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The Equus, an Ascend Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

quaint hotel in a very good central spot, the last private owned hotel on the strip and the owners and staff will bend over backwards to help , rooms are clean and service is good, what else could you want ?? oh yeah it has...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The price for Honolulu cannot be beat but beware...this hotel is extremely fated and small. Rooms are reasonable size but furnishings are super old. please note road noise is very loud at this hotel regardless of floor so that bothers you, find another place. it...More

Thank Zotmeister
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in Waikiki after a beautiful vacation in Maui and was pleasantly surprised with my selection of the Equus Hotel. This little gem tucked away, up a staircase, offers a wonderful breakfast and coffee bar in the morning, generously sized guest room with a very...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We flew into Honolulu to get on the cruise ship the next day. We stayed at this hotel on that day, the day we got off the ship and about three days later before we left the island. The staff is very friendly. Be sure...More

Thank Marilyn M
Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Marilyn M, Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I am thrilled to see that you enjoyed your time while here at the Equus. I also hope that you enjoyed your cruise!! From all of us, thank you so much for your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rene was very nice and friendly. She extended her kindness to my daughter and I. Rene patiently explained to us the café is a separate business from the bar. We wanted to receive our complimentary drinks and café personal did not take time to explained...More

Thank bb11roberts
Response from Chris W, Director of Guest Services at The Equus, an Ascend HotelResponded 1 week ago

Aloha bb11roberts, Thank you very much for your review. I let Rene know that you mentioned her in your comment and she said it was absolutely her pleasure. She wanted you to know that it was the least that we could do for you. Your...More

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Description
The Equus is a charming boutique hotel located on Waikiki's "Upper West Side" where you will find an abundance of restaurants, easy access to one of the world's largest shopping malls, a quick stroll to the ...More beach and gorgeous sunset views. The hotel guestrooms are warm and contemporary, keeping true to the hotel's equestrian theme with Ralph Lauren-inspired touches throughout. An intimate lobby and lanai offer a dipping pool, and a new cafe and bar. All guestrooms are appointed with cozy pillow-top beds, flat screen TVs, refrigerator with freezer, Keurig coffee maker with organic coffee, and complimentary full property WiFi. The friendly staff offers the kind of personal assistance delivered with Aloha. IMPORTANT NOTES: *Check-In: 3:00pm | Check Out : 12:00pm *Stairway Access Only *Valet Parking *Provide Arrival Time - for luggage assistance Less
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Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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On the Beach
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Malcolm S
23 April 2018|
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Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
They mentioned the resort fee at check in and it is charged at check out. Nearly all hotels in Waikiki charge it :(
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Marthe V
11 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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"closer to the ground so you can use the stairs"
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"Try a room furthest from the street & higher than 2nd floor to avoid noise from the street & cardoor..."