Recently having completed a multi-million dollar transformation, a new unique boutique-style hotel has opened as the 3 1/2-star Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach, located a few blocks from the revitalized Beach Walk area.
The contemporary lobby area is home to a Library as well as six large flat screen high definition TVs and two 24″ Mac computer stations with wireless access. Other property amenities include a complimentary Business Center services, including computer, printing and wireless access in the lobby, lanai and pool deck, two swimming pools with sun decks and a whirlpool spa, luggage storage, activity desk, Fitness Center, laundry facilities, complimentary newspapers and security guard. Spa Pure is a day spa with massage services pool-side or in-room and has 4 treatment rooms. It is the only facility in the state of offer Ganban Yoku stone table treatments, a cleansing and detoxifying therapy made famous in Japan.
Spada Bar & Restaurant serves breakfast and dinner from a Northern Italian-inspired menu created by Executive Chef Tony Domingue. Kimo Bean Coffee Company featuring robust, freshly ground Hawaii-grown coffee from most of the islands. Espresso, great coffee and hot and icy signature beverages, such as Kimo’s Toddy Mocha Freeze make this a must stop. Locally baked pastries and cakes as well as Foccacia sandwiches and light snacks are also avilable. Open daily from 6 am to 9 pm. After a day on the beach or sightseeing come home to the cool and chic Wy Bar Lounge for some great cocktails and conversation – a great way to meet and make new friends. Open daily from 12pm.
Within walking distance of the hotel are some popular eateries, such as The Cheesecake Factory, California Pizza Kitchen, the very popular Duke’s and walking a bit further toward Diamond Head, you’ll find Cheeseburger in Paradise. In the Beach Walk area you’ll find the extremely popular Yard House, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Nobu’s Roy’s and the new nightclub CW’s open till 4 am for drinks and dancing.
This is a lovely new hotel with many amenities included, beautifully decorated rooms and in a quieter part of Waikiki. Yet, you are close enough to enjoy all the excitement of the new Beach Walk area, with strolling musicians, great restaurants and stores, water features and beautiful landscaping that is drawing visitors from all over Waikiki, as well as the local residents.