Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa
For one of the most luxurious and historic places to stay in, you can do no wrong by staying at the Moana Surfrider. The Moana Surfrider is one of the first hotels near the Waikiki Beach, being established in 1901. Since then, the Moana Surfrider has undergone many changes and has added wings, but the original style of its Banyan Wing has been preserved up to this day.
After undergoing renovation, the Moana Surfrider offers one of the best accommodations in Waikiki, offering captivating ocean views, and the only oceanfront spa in the region.
Rooms and accommodations
As for the rooms in the Moana Surfrider, you will be treated to what the hotel calls a Heavenly Bed. You also get stationary and handheld showers in the bathroom. Other amenities include cable TV with movie on demand, air conditioning, mini refrigerator, hairdryer and coffeemaker. Rooms are also Internet-ready, where you can have access to high-speed Internet in your room for a daily fee.
You also have several rooms to choose from, depending on the view, and on the building where you want to stay in. You can choose from rooms that provide a view of the city, and a partial or full view of the ocean. You can stay in the original Banyan Wing, Diamond Wing, or the Tower Wing.
For business communication, the hotel has a business center that has high-speed Internet connection and fax services. The business center is open 24 hours, and access is granted to all guests for a small fee. You can also find wireless hotspots for Internet connection in several parts of the hotel.
For fitness and overall well-being, the hotel has the Westin Workout as a fitness center. If you want to pamper yourself, you can head on to the hotel’s Moana Lani Spa, the first oceanfront spa in the area. You can get massages and different relaxation treatments in the spa.
For dining, you have several dining establishments onsite to choose from. If you want refreshments after a nice swim at the pool, you can go to the pool snack bar. If you want dinner and fine dining, you can go to the Veranda and the Beachhouse at the Moana. You also have a Dining Reservations Center in the hotel to take care of your dining needs.
Aside from dining pleasure, the hotel also has fine Hawaiian entertainment awaiting guests. Most of the performers in the hotel are known names in the Hawaiian music scene.
The Moana Surfrider also offers several discounts to invite more guests to stay in the hotel. Most of the deals that you can find are free night offers and discounts for longer stays. So if you’re planning for a week’s vacation, you can take advantage of these deals to save on your daily hotel rates.
Certainly, the Moana Surfrider is one of the best hotels around in the area. Through its luxurious accommodations and great view of the Waikiki Beach, not a lot of hotels in the area can top that.