The Equus

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Outdoor pool, free cabanas
Outdoor pool, free cabanas
Outdoor pool, free cabanas
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Overview of The Equus

The Equus

3.5 star property

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
  • Temperature checks
Map
1696 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI, 96815

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAla Moana Beach Park12 min walk
  • Popular LocationAla Moana Center13 min walk
  • Popular LocationRoyal Hawaiian Center20 min walk
  • AirportHonolulu, HI (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.)19 min drive

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About this area

Honolulu

Located near the beach, The Equus is in Waikiki, a walkable area in Honolulu with good shopping. Ala Moana Center and Royal Hawaiian Center are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Ala Moana Beach Park and Fort DeRussy Beach Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Honolulu Zoo. Looking to get your feet wet? Snorkeling, sailing and surfing/body boarding adventures can be found near the property.

What's nearby

  • Duke Kahanamoku Beach - 8 min walk
  • Hawaii Convention Center - 11 min walk
  • Ala Moana Beach Park - 12 min walk
  • Ala Moana Center - 13 min walk
  • Royal Hawaiian Center - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Daniel K. Inouye Intl. Airport (HNL) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Charthouse - 3 min walk
  • Goofy Cafe & Diner - 4 min walk
  • Wailana - 6 min walk
  • Lappert's Hawaii - 6 min walk
  • Fresco Italian Restaurant - 6 min walk

About this property

The Equus

3.5-star Honolulu hotel in Waikiki, near Fort DeRussy Beach Park
An outdoor pool, a restaurant, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a poolside bar, a 24-hour business center, and a coffee shop/cafe are onsite. Weekly housekeeping is available.
The Equus offers 47 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Honolulu hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided weekly.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Covered self parking on site (USD 29 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Offsite parking within 0.1 mi (USD 20 per day)
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–noon: USD 2-10 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Restaurants on site

  • The Paniolo Bar & Cafe

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Evening entertainment
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Porter/bellhop

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-fridge

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, per adult, up to the age of 17 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 25.95 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe and safe insurance
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge service
  • Housekeeping
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 2 and USD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: USD 29 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Offsite parking fee: USD 20 per day (0.1 mi away)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 4 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Long-term renters welcome
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Paniolo Equus Hotel Honolulu
Paniolo Equus Hotel
Paniolo Equus Honolulu
Paniolo Equus
The Equus Hotel
The Equus Honolulu
Paniolo at The Equus
The Equus Hotel Honolulu

Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 336 out of 857 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 294 out of 857 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 120 out of 857 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 62 out of 857 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 45 out of 857 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.6/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.0/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
What a cool small hotel. I liked it.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Noisy motel
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Our room was within a few feet from a small but noisy bar (afternoon.). The furnishings are worn and stained. Otherwise clean with efficient yet small bathroom. TV and coffee machine worked fine. Location was the best feature.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Noise from street unbearable. Thick coating of dust on door louvers.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service, amenities
This place had easy location to/from airport & was very walkable to Waikiki beach & lots of shopping. It was clean though older hotel. Overall good stay
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022