The budget 2-star Pagoda Hotel is well known not only for the value of its accommodations, but the spectacular ponds of Koi fish that surround the award-winning Pagoda Floating Restaurant. With a waterfall backdrop and lush foliage, the garden is a perfect spot to simply sit back and relax.
Add in the convenient location in the heart of Honolulu, two blocks from Ala Moana Center and a hop, skip and a jump from Ala Moana Beach Park and you have a winner combination. Away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki, the Pagoda offers economical rooms, including Hotel Rooms, Studios and One and Two Bedroom Suites.
Halfway between Waikiki and downtown Honolulu, the hotel is only a few minutes walk to Ala Moana Shopping Center, with over 260 shops and restaurants and a few minutes more to Ala Moana Beach Park. It’s about 6 long blocks to the start of Waikiki, but nearby the hotel is both a Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club, plus a variety of ethnic restaurants.
Property amenities include two small swimming pools and sundecks, 24-hour front desk and security, full-service beauty salon, safe deposit box in lobby, dry cleaning/laundry service (fee), laundry facilities, parking (fee), sundry shop, ATM, meeting rooms and ballroom.
Be sure to spend some time strolling through the Japanese gardens, a calm peaceful area with a series of fish ponds filled with Koi (Carp), the symbol for courage, longevity and luck. The ponds wend their way around and under the Pagoda Floating Restaurant.
The Pagoda Floating Restaurant serves local-style food at reasonable prices. The restaurant appears to float above a miniature lake in the setting of cascading waterfalls and meandering Koi filled ponds. The restaurant is offering buffet during breakfast and lunch as well as an ala carte menu for additional selections; Brunch Buffet is being offer on Sundays. The award winning buffets dinner available from Friday to Sunday, feature an indulgence of Eastern, Western and Hawaiian cuisine – like fresh Island sashimi and sushi, tender prime rib and snow crab legs.
The Pagoda Hotel offers superior value for both local families and visitors with its affordable rates, comfortable rooms, the staff is very helpful and it is extremely reasonable and in a great location.