Holiday Surf Hotel - Honolulu

2303 Ala Wai Boulevard, Honolulu, United States, 96815  show map
 3 stars
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Holiday Surf Hotel - Honolulu

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Welcome drink

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Laundry
Elevator

Verified Reviews:

  • Large, comfortable bed - Balcony overlooked the pool - Around great bars and eateries
  • Rooms are very nice - Huge bathroom - Amazing tub - Lovely view
  • Hotel is ok - Our room was cleaned everyday - Kitchen with all necessities
  • Close to the international market - Room was a little run down but clean - Clean bed
  • Office staff was very helpful - Several blocks from the beach - Hotel needs some updating

Overview

The 3-star Holiday Surf Hotel is situated a mere 3.4 km away from Puu Ualakaa State Park, Neal S. Blaisdell Center and Manoa Valley Theatre. Built in 1960, the modern hotel was renovated in 2009.

Guests can get to Honolulu city center, which is 4 km away.

The property enjoys perfect location within a 15-minute drive to Honolulu International airport.

Rooms

Holiday Surf Hotel provides 30 guestrooms appointed with a laptop-size safe, coffee/tea makers, climate control, satellite TV and a closet for a pleasant stay in Honolulu. Some rooms at Holiday Surf Hotel have a view over the river. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and free toiletries along with a microwave, a toaster and a cooktop.

Eat & Drink

The property is set in Waikiki district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Duke's Waikiki and Seaside Bar & Grill that serve delectable meals.

Services

The venue offers laundry, housekeeping and airport transfer.

Relax

Beach facilities at Holiday Surf Hotel include chairs and umbrellas.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Concierge desk
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Baby stroller

Leisure facilities

  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas

Room view

  • Mountain view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

2303 Ala Wai Boulevard, Honolulu, United States, 96815

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City Center
  • Honolulu
    2.0 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Duke's Waikiki (cuisine: American)
    1500 ft
  • Marukame Udon Waikiki
    600 ft
Beaches
  • Waikiki Beach
    2400 ft
  • Kawehewehe
    3000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Rooms and availability

One-Bedroom Double Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed or Double beds
Size: 650 sq. feet
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Studio
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 325 sq. feet
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Holiday Surf Hotel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Suite
Size: 650 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room facilities
    One-Bedroom Quadruple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
    Size: 360 sq. feet
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    One-Bedroom Apartment
    Size: 455 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Holiday Surf Hotel - Honolulu Honolulu location
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    Hotel Address:

    2303 Ala Wai Boulevard, Honolulu, United States, 96815

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    City Center
    • Honolulu
      2.0 mi
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Duke's Waikiki (cuisine: American)
      1500 ft
    • Marukame Udon Waikiki
      600 ft
    Beaches
    • Waikiki Beach
      2400 ft
    • Kawehewehe
      3000 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      30

    Holiday Surf Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    Convention centers

    Shopping areas

    Amusement

    • Waikiki Theatres - 1700 ft
    • Waikiki Gun Club - 3300 ft

    Museums

    • Art on the Zoo Fence - 1000 ft
    • Damien Museum - 1400 ft
    • Waikīkī Shell - 3300 ft
    • Waikiki Aquarium - 3700 ft
    • Honolulu Stadium / Old stadium park - 4000 ft

    Parks

    • Honolulu Paki Community Park - 3000 ft
    • Honolulu City Crane Park - 4000 ft

    Halls

    Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

    • Zootique - 2000 ft

    Galleries

    Golf courses and Country clubs

    Oceanfront Areas

    Local attractions

    • Waikiki Aquarium - 1.1 mi
      2777 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu
    • Sans Souci Beach Park - 1.2 mi
      2863 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu
    • Ala Moana Beach Park - 1.5 mi
      1201 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu
    • Kaimana Beach - 1.2 mi
      Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu
    • Kapiolani Park - 1.3 mi
      3902 Paki Ave., Honolulu

    Near the hotel

    • King's Guard Museum - 1500 ft
      King's Village Shopping Center, Honolulu
    • Teddy Bear World Hawaii - 1900 ft
      2155 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu
    • US Army Museum of Hawaii - 3100 ft
      2131 Kalia Road, Honolulu
    • Fort DeRussy Beach Park - 3200 ft
      Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
    • Waikiki Beach - 2400 ft
      Kalakaua Blvd, Honolulu
    • Saint Augustine by-the-Sea - 2800 ft
      130 Ohua Ave, Honolulu
    • Kawehewehe - 3000 ft
      Honolulu, Oahu, HI

    Restaurants nearby

    • Duke's Waikiki - 1500 ft

      Address: Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach, 2335 Kalakaua Ave., Suite 116
      Phone: 808-922-2268

      82% likes this, based on 2715 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 2 - USD 32

    • Honolulu Tavern - 500 ft

      Address: 417 Nohonani St
      Phone: 808-922-5539

      79% likes this, based on 27 reviews

    • Hula Dog Hawaiian Style Hot Dogs - 700 ft

      Address: 2301 Kuhio Avenue # 2
      Phone: 808 924-7887

      65% likes this, based on 248 reviews
      Cuisine: Hawaiian
      Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

    • Marukame Udon Waikiki - 600 ft

      Address: 2310 Kuhio Ave
      Phone: (808) 931-6000 ‎

      81% likes this, based on 634 reviews

    • Cheesecake Factory - 1600 ft

      Address: 2301 Kalakaua Ave
      Phone: 808-924-5001

      77% likes this, based on 2159 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      30
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    Holiday Surf Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Surf Hotel

    Average guest rating

    6.2out of 10
    Good
    Based on 261 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      my room was OK, another room assigned to a friend was very poor, have a good look at the room before committing also WI-FI inter net is not free, but $9 per day! be prepaired.

    • Family with children
      7.0

      Save for money. Good location

      Too noisy. Can not sleep well occasionally.

    • Couple
      5.4

      Location is good and the price is decent for central Waikiki.

      Seems like a family-run business and one of the men was far from pleasant. The rest of the family (young daughter, grandma) were very nice but this one gentleman couldn't have made it any clearer that he didn't want to help us. The hotel is super super old and could use major renos--the shower was falling apart and the room is really old- fashioned. The kitchen is listed as well-equipped but definitely far from it--nothing to wash dishes and random cutlery from someone's house.... Cleanliness was fine for us but we were wondering if other rooms are better.....

    • Family with children
      8.8

      Clean rooms, full kitchen in room, view from balcony, location.

      Sub-par air conditioner.

    • Family with children
      7.8

      Price, location, size of room, full kitchen, staff very helpful/nice

      Older furnishings/decor. Lots of street noise, noisy air conditioner.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      The staff was very friendly and helpful.

      The street noises got a little loud at times.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      It is close to the Waikiki Beach and Ala Wai Canal

    • Family with children
      7.0

      I like Holiday Surf Hotel for the room rate was suit for me and my budget. It's closeness to the International Market and Waikiki area is good for a little walk. A good jogging route and good view for canoe practice and golf course. A bus route is also closing by and its accessible to the other attractions. It is also not far from the zoo and waikiki aquarium.

      Nothing - I was happy to have my daughter who just graduated from high school to spend few nights sleeping in a hotel in the Waikiki area for the first time in her life. It was another part of her completion of high school gift.

    • Single
      7.4

      The location was excellent and the price was unbeatable. Best part is they accept debit which was great for a person with no credit card.

      You get want you pay for but I knew that going in so nothing caught me by surprise. The only thing is families come from other countries so they will cook and do the everyday thing so be prepared for some smells and loud people.

    • Group of friends
      2.8

      Location was the only positive. Very old, smelly place, old tv and facilities. Would not stay there again.

      Not sure why they take an extra deposit of us$150 as there isn't much to damage there, the place is so run down. Staff not very bright, or helpful. Spoiled our stay in Honolulu a fair bit.

    • Couple
      4.6

      Affordable and even though it is 3 blocks to the beach, it was a really quick walk, with lots of interesting stuff on the way.

      I did not like that the hotel advertised a full kitchen, yet barely had the necessities needed to cook a meal. Not even baking sheets for the oven. Also, it was advertised that each room had a DVD player, which we definitely didn't have. Also, I paid an extra $25 for wireless internet, which only worked one time. Every other time I tried to log in, the connection was so slow my internet connection would time out. Finally, the water in our room was turned off with no notice, and when it came back on, the water came out of the faucet brown. Disgusting. No way I would ever stay at this hotel again.

    • Couple
      9.6

      Great value, very nice staff, decent location

      The carpet in our room could use a cleaning/shampoo.. almost seemed sticky.

    • Single
      2.8

      Did not like anything about my stay. Checked out after the first night and checked into a different hotel.

      The condition of the room we stayed in leaves much to be desired. Mildew caked onto the windows and window sill; paint peeling off of the walls, cracks all over the bathroom sink; mildew in the shower, bed pillows that were just a tad softer than rocks; stains on couch. Would not recommend this hotel for anyone.

    • Family with children
      7.4

      Those who expect fancy facilities, will be disappointed. However, if you travel with a family and need a simple suite with a functioning kitchennette, in the walking distance from the beach and all the transportation, this is a great place for you.

      Internet is provided only for a fee. Calls also must be paid for. So that means you have to walk to Starbucks and use the connection there (3 min) and walk to a telephone booth.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Manager helped us with any difficulties we had. The modest price for 16 nights. The staff were always very helpful.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Holiday Surf Hotel - Honolulu Honolulu location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    2303 Ala Wai Boulevard, Honolulu, United States, 96815

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Honolulu
      2.0 mi
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Duke's Waikiki (cuisine: American)
      1500 ft
    • Marukame Udon Waikiki
      600 ft
    Beaches
    • Waikiki Beach
      2400 ft
    • Kawehewehe
      3000 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      30