Book your room at The Equus, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Intimate boutique hotel with personalized service near Waikiki Beach

Two blocks from beaches

World-famous Waikiki Beach is five minutes away. Ala Moana Shopping Center is three blocks from this intimate Honolulu hotel, which showcases equestrian-inspired decor.

Manager's reception

The Equus Hotel offers a manager's reception on Thursday and Friday, as well as complimentary morning newspapers. An outdoor pool is on site.

37-inch flat-screen TVs

Rooms at the Equus are tastefully decorated in Ralph Lauren polo-inspired furnishings and photographs. Beds have down comforters, pillowtop mattresses, and Frette Italian sheets. All provide flat-screen TVs with ESPN, complimentary local calls, marble vanities, and complimentary in-room safes.

The Equus, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

At your hotel

The Equus Hotel is located about a mile from the center of Waikiki's world-class shopping. The enormous and popular Ala Moana Shopping Center (shopping and dining) is one block in the other direction.

A recent renovation showcases the owner's love for horses and the sport of polo. Paintings and photographs in the lobby convey the story of the horse in Hawaii, and Ralph Lauren polo-inspired decor continues the equestrian theme.

A complimentary manager's reception every Thursday and Friday offers guests and hotel staff a chance to mingle. Morning newspapers are complimentary.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of floors - 10
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Computer station
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Total number of rooms - 67
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Outdoor pool
  • Wedding services
  • Complimentary reception
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • Premium TV channels
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Premium bedding
  • Climate control
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Free local calls
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Designer toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower only
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Down comforter
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Cable TV service
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Eat and drink

A complimentary reception is hosted every Thursday and Friday.

This hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options in the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants include:

Outback Steakhouse

Red Lobster

Wailana Coffee House

Morimoto's Waikiki

IHOP

Hakone

Prince Court Restaurant

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Play

Equus Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool. Children must be accompanied by an adult in the pool area.

Many recreational activities are available in the area surrounding the hotel. Surfboards, boogie boards, kayaks, ocean rafts, snorkel sets, and umbrella-and-beach-chair sets can be rented on beaches. Outrigger canoes and catamarans offer rides from Waikiki Beach.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
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The fine print for The Equus, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Friday and Saturday night bookings: For Apartments on checkin, guests are required to provide credit card authorization for the AU$ 300 bond. For Hotel Rooms on checkin, guests are required to provide credit card authorisation for the AU$ 100 bond.
Midweek bookings: Hotel will accept credit card or cash.

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

24-hour check-in

No rollaway/extra beds available

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Fees

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We should mention

Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

A Green / Sustainable Property - First Party Certified
This property has performed a self-assessment, also known as First Party certification, of its sustainable tourism practices through Hawaii Green Business Program thus taking steps to understand its impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. The property's claims have not been independently verified by a second or third party certification program.
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