From the moment you arrive at the 4-Star Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, you can feel that there’s something special about this particular Marriott. Here is a world that is both refreshing and timeless with warm and friendly service from people who seem genuinely pleased to have you as a guest. In the middle of busy Waikiki it is an oasis of calm with it’s more than five acres of tropical greenery and lush plantings – and just steps away from world famous Waikiki Beach. The resort recently completed a $60 million renovation of all their rooms and common areas and the result has been well received by their many guests who are repeat visitors.
The Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa has won the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star award for the 3rd year in a row and has been recognized on IgoUgo.com list of “10 Hotels Where Every Day is Earth Day”, quite an honor in itself.
Property amenities include two freshwater heated swimming pools and a spa tub. Other amenities include parking (fee), a 24-hour Fitness Center with the latest aerobic and resistance training machines, a shopping arcade with more than 20 shops, a full service business center, hospitality lounge, activity classes and Hawaiian entertainment, concierge services and so much more.
There are various dining options at the resort, including the Kuhio Beach Grill, offering casual dining for breakfast and dinner featuring Pacific Rim cuisine and the Moana Terrace which overlooks Waikiki Beach offering open air dining, cocktails and Hawaiian entertainment, open from late morning to late evening. Arancino de Mare is a charming indoor/outdoor Italian restaurant, with a great Italian wine list and freshly made Italian specialties such as pastas and pizzas, open for breakfast, lunch & dinner.
Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar and d.k. Steakhouse are considered a double concept restaurant, with Sansei offering new-wave sushi and contemporary Asian-Pacific cuisine and d.k Steakhouse offering dry aged beef and classic steakhouse cuisine. Both are extremely popular with local residents and are open for dinner nightly. To round out your options, both towers are home to Seattle’s Best Coffee serving coffee drinks and pastries, open all day.
The Waikiki Beach Marriott is ideally located to take advantage of nearby attractions such as the Honolulu Zoo, Kapiolani Park, Waikiki Aquarium and, of course, all the attractions of Waikiki and the beach. There is a nightly lighting of the torches along the beach, Hawaiian entertainment and about every other week, Movies on the Beach, which are free and held on Saturday and Sunday evenings, with food booths and entertainment.
Retreat to this tropical playground and create your own paradise at this warm, comfortable and inviting resort. Great service, lovely rooms, many amenities and in the case of the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, an absolutely fantastic location. Sit on your lanai sipping a drink and watch the waves as they come to shore, feel the gentle trade winds and perhaps even watch the moon rise above Diamond Head – it’s a memory that will stay with you forever.
SPA SERVICE: Please be advised that Spa Olakino is no longer operating at the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa. A new management company will come on board soon using AVEDA products. The spa area is currently under renovation. In the meantime, if guests would like to use a spa service, the hotel is offering the option of the Na Ho’ola Spa at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki. Following is a link to the Na Ho’ola Spa website: http://www.waikiki.hyatt.com/hyatt/pure/spas/