Constructed in 1928 and renovated in 2005, this air-conditioned hotel offers an outstanding selection of amenities and comprises a total of 3,386 rooms spread over 5 floors. Guests are welcomed in the lobby with 24-hour reception desk, a safe, lift access, a cloakroom, and a currency exchange. Further facilities include a conference room, a newspaper stand, a small supermarket, some shops, a hairdressing salon, 9 bars and 19 restaurants. Room and laundry services round off this hotel's offerings, and there is a car park for those arriving by car (charges apply).All standard rooms provide a view of either resort, a partial ocean view or a full ocean view. A maid service is offered daily with turn down service available. All rooms have a work desk or work space with lamp. High-speed Internet access is available for a nominal fee. Other amenities include a fridge, coffee machine, in-room safe (nominal fee), iron and ironing board, and AM/FM alarm clock radio with an mp3 connection. The televisions are 27-inch flat-screens or 30-inch LCD TVs with cable channels, on command movies and premium channels (nominal fee). All rooms also include a balcony or terrace.
From the Honolulu International Airport, take H-1 Freeway East, to Honolulu. Once on the freeway, look for Waikiki directional signs and stay in the right lane. Exit onto Nimitz Highway. Stay on Nimitz Highway, which will change into Ala Moana Boulevard for about 15 minutes. Pass Ala Moana Center on the left, Ala Moana beach park on the right, go over a short bridge, then watch for the resort sign on the right after about 2 blocks. Stay in the right lane. Turn right on Kalia Road (right after the sign) where there will be 3 bronze statues. Go 200 feet further and then turn right into the driveway.