Aston at the Waikiki Banyan
The Aston at the Waikiki Banyan, formerly known as ResortQuest at the Waikiki Banyan, is a truly great place you and your family can truly enjoy. This family-friendly resort greets your child with a sand pail filled with goodies. A ResortQuest Hawaii bottled water is also offered upon your arrival. The open air lobby with waterfall fishpond is adorned with photos of "Old Hawaii" which make the mood warm and welcoming.
Aston at the Waikiki Banyan has the comfortable ambiance of a home combined with the plush amenities of a hotel. Its large one-bedroom suites, just a block away from the Waikiki beach, have bedrooms separated from living areas by a door, queen sofa beds, breakfast bars or dining sets, fully equipped kitchens, and large lanais. Additional amenities include cable TV, in-room safes, high-speed Internet access, daily housekeeping, and VCRs which are available upon request. Some of these amenities do have an additional charge, though. It is also worth noting that smoking is not permitted inside the hotel rooms.
This hotel offers a lot of activities for everyone. Your whole family can enjoy the recreation deck offering a large heated swimming pool, 2 hot tubs, sauna, tennis court, basketball court, barbecues and picnic area, and snack bar. It also has a hospitality room, a convenience store, video library, ATM/cash machine, and spacious meeting facilities. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available inside and outside the Banyan Breeze Coffee Company which is open in the lobby from early morning through early evening. A sundries store is also on site.
Nearby restaurants that you can visit include the following:
* MAC 24/7
* Ocean Seafood & Steakhouse
* China Treasures Incorporated
* Petite Garlic
* An Intimate Affair
* Red or Green Burrito Company
* Haagen Dazs Ice Cream
* Neptune's Garden
* Oceanarium Restaurant Other outdoor recreational activities like surfing, snorkeling, kayaking, and sailing are readily accessible at the beach. You may all go jogging at Kapiolani Park or visit the Honolulu Zoo which is two blocks away, or play golf at Ala Wai which is a half-mile from the hotel. You are also entitled to discount passes to a nearby fitness center that is open 24 hours.
Rates of the hotel
You may enjoy a wonderful break at Aston at the Waikiki Banyan at this year’s rack rate which starts from 250 USD for a 1 bedroom standard room up to 304 USD for a 1 bedroom deluxe ocean view room during peak seasons. On low seasons, the lowest rate is at 224 USD and the highest is at 268 USD. All guests receive a 2-for-1 Luau Certificate and an "Aloha Deals" discount coupon book.
For an insider’s tip, it would be best if you bring your family over on a weekend because The Royal Hawaiian Band, a Hawaiian institution, performs traditional island music every Sunday afternoon in Kapiolani Park for free. Something like this can be an added perk to what would be guaranteed as a remarkable and pleasant stay that you’ll surely have here at Aston at the Waikiki Banyan Hotel.