Queen's Surf Waikiki Grand Hotel Honolulu

134 Kapahulu Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96815, United States
#50 of 170 hotels in Honolulu
1 review
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 266 reviews
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
Booking.com Expedia.com
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
sjvessey's Profile Photo

The Aston Waikiki Grand

by written on August 25, 2002

A room with an ocean view was $77 + tax per night in June / July.

Unique Quality: I stayed at this hotel the last two times I went to Oahu. The first time, because it seemed like a good cheap deal. The second time because as well as being a cheap deal I knew that I'd get a room with a fantastic panoramic view of Diamond Head.

It's half a block from the beach but you're right at the end of the strip so there's a great view of the Diamond Head tuff cone from the rooms ('ocean view' rooms as opposed to 'city view' room - this gets you a fabulous view of the side of another hotel).

There's an outdoor pool on the ground floor which you'll probably never use, and I think there's laundry facilities on the 3rd floor. Foodwise, there's nothing but the Jack-in-the-Box restaurant that's integral to the hotel, but that's no big deal. The hotel bar is also a well-known gay bar, so most people won't be going there either.

The hotel does have it's own parking (entrance round the back on Lemon Street), but at $8 a day it's pricey. My advice is take your car a couple of blocks away to the Waikiki Banyan hotel, which has a large 24-hour multi-story parking garage with full-time security, for the princely sum of $5 a day.

Rooms are basic, but since you came to Waikiki to be out in the sun, they are more than enough for what you need. A bed, a TV, phone, fridge, safe (for an extra $2.60 a day), en suite bathroom, telephone and balcony is what you get for your $77 a night plus tax.

You're within 3 minutes walk of three different ABC convenience stores, which sell pretty much everything you want, including postcards, stamps, underwater cameras, candy, cold drinks, beer, snacks, sandwiches etc etc and also have ATM machines. Just down the road is Dennys for those early morning pancakes and maple syrup, and of course, a Starbucks. Across the street is the Waikiki Zoo, with a large meter parking lot, and not too far away is the Aquarium.

There's also very easy access to the H1 'interstate', although the road system can be a little complex. Make sure you have a map.

Add to your Trip Planner

Nearby Queen's Surf Waikiki Grand Hotel Honolulu

1 Photo of Queen's Surf Waikiki Grand Hotel Honolulu

View Professional Photos

Amenities at Queen's Surf Waikiki Grand Hotel Honolulu

  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Kitchenette
  • Free High Speed Internet

Honolulu Travel Forum

Need advice about Honolulu, Hawaii (State of)? Visit the Travel Forum for Honolulu and ask our Answer Gurus.

Latest Honolulu hotel reviews

Hilton Hawaiian Village
Excellent (4.5 out of 5.0) 22 Reviews
Sheraton Waikiki
Great (4.0 out of 5.0) 6 Reviews
Resortquest Waikiki Beachside Hotel
Very Good (3.5 out of 5.0) 4 Reviews
Marriott Waikiki Beach Resort And Spa
Excellent (4.5 out of 5.0) 2 Reviews
Ocean Resort Hotel - Waikiki
Pleasant (2.5 out of 5.0) 2 Reviews
Imperial of Waikiki
Excellent (4.5 out of 5.0) 3 Reviews
Outrigger Reef On The Beach
Great (4.0 out of 5.0) 8 Reviews
OHANA Waikiki West
Bad (2.0 out of 5.0) 3 Reviews
Royal Hawaiian Honolulu
Best (5.0 out of 5.0) 6 Reviews
Miramar at Waikiki
Excellent (4.5 out of 5.0) 3 Reviews
Sheraton Princess Kaiulani
Great (4.0 out of 5.0) 2 Reviews
 
Explore Deeper into Honolulu
Pearl Harbor
Things to Do
Dole Pineapple Plantation
Things to Do
Iolani Palace
Things to Do
Zoo
Things to Do
Hula Dancing
Things to Do
Bishop Museum
Things to Do
Beaches & Coastlines
Off The Beaten Path
Rip-offs & Bargaining
Warnings and Dangers
Cruisin' Around the Island
Off The Beaten Path
Waikiki
Tourist Traps
Taxi-cabs, Shuttles & Trollies
Tourist Traps
Traffic
Warnings and Dangers
Botanical Gardens
Off The Beaten Path
Cultural Architecture & Bldgs
Off The Beaten Path
PCC & other Luau's
Off The Beaten Path
Scenic Disappointments
Tourist Traps
Charter Buses
Transportation
Waikiki Beach
General
Package Deals or Steals!
Tourist Traps
Hula Hands
General
Cruises, Ships & Boats
Transportation
Ono Seafood
Restaurants
Cruise around the Island
General
Hanauma Bay
Off The Beaten Path
HardRock Cafe
Restaurants
Luaus
Nightlife
PCC & other Luau's
Tourist Traps
Sea Life Park
Tourist Traps
Beaches
General
Pali Lookout
General
The Willows
Restaurants
L & L Drive In
Restaurants
Diamond Head
General
Dancing
Nightlife
Marukame Udon
Restaurants
People Watching
Nightlife
Leaving shoes at the Door
Local Customs
Cheeseburgers in Paradise
Restaurants
SICK...........Vomiting............Diarrhea.....
Restaurants
Vomiting, Diarrhea, Violently Ill--
Restaurants