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Elegance & Luxury I in Waikiki!! Large Studio, Full Kitchen, A Premium Condo!!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Large Premium Studio Condo With Full Kitchen, 5-7 Min. Walk to Waikiki Beach!!

Welcome to one of our 3 lovely condos (See our other Listing #428708) at the luxurious Royal Garden at Waikiki where we offer privately owned elegant, lavish & affordable large studios with full kitchens on a private upper floor in Wyndham Resort right in central Waikiki!!

We have 2 studio condo Listings #372168 & #428708 in Waikiki both located at The Royal Garden at Waikiki on the 19th Private Floor.

We also have our 3rd vacation rental condo Listing #878766 which is a 1 bedroom open floor plan located at Waikiki Lanais on the 20th Floor decorated with the same lovely décor.

Our two lovely studio condos are both exquisitely decorated almost identically with very subtle differences in the decor, slightly different kitchen cabinetry designs and with different bathroom floor plans.

Royal Garden at Waikiki has one of the most lavish marble lobbies in all of Waikiki. Catch your breath as you enter into the grand front marble foyer. You will marvel at the exquisite marble flooring, columns, & walls, gold leaf crown molding, extravagant mirrors & gorgeous chandeliers in this European styled Resort with 5 floors of privately owned condos set in a serene tropical garden.

Revel in our condo's luxury of gorgeous & exquisite designer Michael Amini Collections of French Italian Rococo Palais Royale armoire, vanity/desk with tri-fold mirrors, nightstands, & regal queen-size bed with large headboard, footboard and side rails.

The elegant and romantically decorated inlaid pillowed French designed headboard and foot board furniture throughout makes you feel just like royalty. Enjoy the luxurious high thread count bed linens & beautiful comforters, crown molding, exquisite draperies, inviting flooring & custom European colors.

Embrace the pleasant Hawaiian tropical breezes from our studio balcony, or choose to use the ultra-quiet split air conditioning system, when dining at the table inside, while still admiring the outstanding views.

FREE WiFi, dedicated & secured internet access with a wireless router located in the condo & with a password protected RJ-45 direct connection located on the desktop as well. Also, there is free WiFi provided by Wyndham Resort in the common areas including the Lobby, garden poolside areas, Fitness Center and Laundry Center for your convenience. Settle in at the vanity/desk, if you need to touch base with home or work.

FREE Laundry Center that is air conditioned and has plenty of washers & dryers for Private Owners’ Guests!

FREE Fitness Center which features cardiovascular, resistance equipment & free weights for Private Owners’ Guests!

Enjoy your meals at home on the lovely granite bistro table with two elegant & comfortable chairs.

The vanity table/desk is full of brochures for all of the fun things to choose from while on vacation in Waikiki.

There is no other bed, other than the queen sized bed, so please be advised that there is no air mattress, or no sofa bed to sleep on.

The condo's elegant bathroom features marble flooring, granite counter tops, marble walls, & marble surround walls in the shower. The shower has an overhead rain style shower head w/ great water pressure. Put your head back on the marble head rest & soak in the elegant bathtub fit just for Royalty. Spoil yourself with plenty of bath towels in all sizes including super-sized bath towels.

Enjoy the condo's full kitchen, full size refrigerator & full size freezer & full 24 inch 4 burner stove with oven, built-in microwave, custom cabinetry & hardware with kitchen island finished with gorgeous “Golden Beach” granite counter tops. The kitchen is well equipped with most anything you need including a microwave, blender, toaster, coffee maker, electric tea pot, rice cooker, cutting boards, knives & knife sharpener, cooking utensils of all types, cookware & bake ware, mixing bowls, graters, salad spinner, elegant 'Versailles' china & casual dishes, quality silverware, crystal stemware & casual glassware, complete bar stemware & martini shaker, dish drainers & towels, and much more! You can also discover & enjoy the multitude of high end to fast food restaurants all within easy walking distance from RGW.

PAYMENT & RENTAL AGREEMENT REQUIREMENTS:

To secure a reservation both a signed Rental Agreement & payment in full is required.

USE / RESTRICTIONS:

Due to Owners allergies, No Smokers, No Animals and No Pets are allowed.

NO SMOKERS ALLOWED INSIDE, OR OUTSIDE OF OUR CONDO, or even ON BALCONIES/LANAIS.

The Royal Garden at Waikiki is a No Smoking, No Animals & No Pets Building with fines issued for violations.

Smoking on the balcony/lanais is against the House Rules of the building, and fines are issued to you. Please note a violation of any of the 3 Strict Use Restrictions will result in an immediate lock-out of Guests.

This condo is not suitable for children as it has been decorated with fine furnishings and is well appointed for two discerning adult travelers only.

An iron & full sized ironing board are in the condo for your convenience.

The wall of floor to ceiling windows & sliding door offer the most spectacular, stunning & amazing panoramic views from our high floor so you can view the Ala Wai Canal & Bridges, Pacific Ocean, Ko’olau Mountain Range, Punch Bowl Crater, Waikiki Landmark, Honolulu City Lights, Garden-Style Pool & Terrace, Fort D Russy Park, Kalakaua Avenue, Canoe Paddlers, Friday Night Fireworks, Unforgettable Sunsets & Rainbow Views, & much, much more!! Relish in your privacy w/ other condos off in the distance & w/ the privacy tint on all the windows.

The beautiful lawn & garden-style pool is a great place to unwind & is located in a peaceful setting w/ a garden terrace, lounging chairs & tables w/ umbrellas, 2 gas BBQ’s w/ outside dining tables & 2 saunas, 2 bathrooms & 2 showers. There are beach towels & coolers to take to Waikiki Beach, on a snorkeling adventure, or to Fort DeRussy Beach Park.

Royal Garden at Waikiki is located in a safe, quiet, peaceful residential area of Waikiki located on Olohana Street away from the street noise of Kalakaua Ave. & Kuhio Ave. It is only a 1 minute walk to Kalakaua Ave. from our condo for shopping & site seeing in all the hustle & bustle of beautiful Waikiki. Shop the high end boutique/designer stores or bargain hunt at the International Market Place all within easy walking distance.

Take a lovely stroll from the condo through Fort DeRussy Beach Park admiring all of the Hawaiian foliage & flowers down to the famous Duke Kahanamoku Waikiki Beach. Sink your bare feet into the warm sand & go for a dip in the inviting tropical Pacific Ocean just mere minutes from our condo.

Watch the Friday evening fireworks at 7:45 pm from our balcony or catch up on your TV programs on the 32” flat screen LCD TV that offers a multitude of HD channels & HBO.

The staff is exceptionally friendly, gracious, professional, attentive & they look forward to helping you in any way they can. There are also 24 hour manned security guards & bellhops/porters, as well as a concierge desk available to help you find many fun things to do.

There is secured covered valet parking at Royal Garden at Waikiki for a surcharge of $32.00 cash per day at the time of this posting. There are also 3 self-parking lot choices for a nominal daily fee just 1/2 to 1 block away from our condo as well as metered & free street parking after 6:00 pm & all day on Sundays on Olohana Street.

There is no need to rent a car since this condo is located right in Waikiki just around the corner from Luxury Row & easily within walking distance of anything you may need while on vacation. On the day that you may want to leave Waikiki, you can walk just a couple of blocks from our condo to a number of car rental companies to rent a car for the day.

You can also walk 1/2 block from our condo & hop on the Waikiki Pink Line Trolley for $2.00, or on any of the other colored Trolleys lines that take you all around Waikiki, as well as loop you outside of Waikiki & back again in numerous directions including Honolulu Zoo, Diamond Head Crater, Ala Moana Shopping Center, downtown Honolulu, Kahala Mall, or you can use the city bus system to take you to other fun places island wide as well.

All 3 of our Waikiki condos & all 4 of our single family homes are dedicated VRBO properties & none of them are on the market for sale, so you can be assured that all of our properties will be awaiting your arrival.

DISCOUNTS: Discounts are offered to our returning Guests at any one of our 7 VRBO properties.

REVIEWS: We have hundreds of outstanding 5 star reviews that we have received from former Guests who have chosen to stay at our lovely VRBO properties.

We also have 4 vacation rental homes located in the Eugene, Oregon area:

Listing # 356627 (3 Bed, 2 Bath home)

Listing # 473055 (3 bed, 2 Bath home)

Listing # 412786 (5 bed, 3 Bath home)

Listing # 884960 (2 bed, 1 Bath home)

Please be assured that all of our 7 VRBO properties fully comply with all business registration laws, & with all mandated/enforced room tax collection laws in the Cities, Counties & States where they are located.

Our State of Hawaii T.A.T. Owner Certificate of Registration No. is: W69548481-01.

If lavishness, elegance & luxury are what you have in mind for your Waikiki vacation, make yourself at home in our beautiful VRBO.

We look forward to your arrival!!

Warm Aloha & Kind Regards,

Marcy & Henry Wetzel

So sorry, VRBO.com no longer allows us to list our phone numbers for our Guests which we were able to do since 2011.

Keywords Waikiki, Elegant, Regal, Romantic, Lavish, Upscale, Well-Appointed, Discerning Travelers, Condo, Studio, Royal Garden at Waikiki, Golf, Fort De Russy Beachpark, Fort DeRussy Beach Park, Hale Koa, Kalakaua Avenue, Free WiFi, BBQ, Pool, Saunas, Ocean View.

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Owner
Marcy Roberts-Wetzel & Henry Wetzel
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

About Marcy Roberts-Wetzel & Henry Wetzel

We enjoy offering quality, elegant & affordable vacation rentals to visiting Guests at all 7 of our vacation rental properties.

We have 2 condos at the Royal Garden at Waikiki Listing

# 428708 & Listing # 372168 both of which are on the same 19th private floor with full kitchens

Our other Waikiki condo is located at the Waikiki Lanais Listing #878766.

We also have 4 single family vacation rental homes in Eugene, Oregon, Listing # 412786 (5 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Home) & Listing # 356627 (3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home) & Listing # 473055 (3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home.

We make sure that all of our vacation rental properties are decorated for the discerning travelers and are well appointed.

We pride ourselves in our hundreds of 5 star rating reviews from our former Guests at all 7 of our VRBO's and are especially delighted when our Guests are so pleased with our places.

Marcy Roberts-Wetzel & Henry Wetzel purchased this condo in 2011

Why Marcy Roberts-Wetzel & Henry Wetzel chose Waikiki

The Royal Garden at Waikiki is located in a very safe, quiet & peaceful setting in Waikiki on Olohana Steet. Olohana in Hawaiian means 'rare'. This is a truely rare and elegant building built to showcase beautiful marble flooring, marble walls, marble columns, gold leaf crown molding, exquisite gold leaf mirrors, gorgeous chandeliers, hand painted ceiling frescos throughout the Front Foyer & Lobby areas. The grand marbled entrance from the sidewalk is spectacular, the gold revolving door side valet entrance & the marbled elevator foyer with marble accents is done with gorgeous European styling. The building is located in a lovely quiet & peaceful neighborhood in Waikiki on a residential street away from the hustle & bustle of typical Waikiki Condo buildings & far away from street noise, yet only 1/2 block walking distance to all the action. There is fabulous dining out choices of all price ranges, so close by the condo that you can walk to everything there is to see and do in Waikiki while here on vacation. Our condo is so centrally located, many choose to not incur the cost of renting a car for their entire trip, since everything is within walking distance. Guests can rent cars right here in Waikiki just for the day or two that they might want to leave magical Waikiki!

What makes this condo unique

The outstanding views from the wall of floor to ceiling windows & 18 foot long balcony in our condo features amazing views of the Ala Wai Canal & Bridges, Honolulu City Lights, Ko'olau Mountain Range, Punch Bowl Crater, Pacific Ocean Views, famous Waikiki Landmark, Fort de Russy Park, Ainahau Triangle, & Kalakaua. You can take a short stroll through Fort de Russy Park on your way to Fort de Russy Beach Park, Duke Kahanamoku Beach Park & Waikiki Beach. Enjoy the pleasant Hawaiian tropical breezes blowing into our privately owned high floor condo or turn on the A/C, if you prefer. Our condo provides plenty of privacy even with the amazing wall of windows with privacy tinting & with no other condo looking directly into our condo, different from many other condos in Waikiki. There is a brand new laundry room that offers free use of 8 washers & 8 dryers, as well as a free brand new Fitness Center featuring cardiovascular & resistance equipment as well as free weights. Enjoy the 2 free Weber BBQ's with dining tables outside, lounging chairs, chairs & tables with umbrellas, 2 free saunas, his/her poolside bathrooms & showers, & the gorgeous lawn area at the lovely garden-style pool area. There is a restaurant 1/2 block walk from RGW where you can eat a nice meal. There are bellhops/porters to help you with your luggage & make arrangements for a ride to airport & concierge services are there to help you find your way around. There is valet parking (surcharge) with secured covered parking, if you decide to rent a car. There are plenty of areas to park your car with many price ranges offered. There are 24-hour security guards available for anything you may need from them. The staff are gracious, professional, attentive & friendly. Once you have stayed at the Royal Garden at Waikiki you will feel so at home in the elegant surroundings & close proximity to everything you will continue to make it your home away from home on future trips.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Hi Hank and Marcy,

We are entering our last week on Oahu! This has been a Top five trip for us and as usual it all starts with Condo 1908 at the Royal Garden! We have done so much this trip including running the Hapalua 1/2 Marathon ad climbing Stairway to Heaven. We will be sad to go for sure." "I think "Until Later" in Hawaiian is "Laters"! :) We climbed to the top of Makapuu Lookout today for the first time ever. (Hard to believe, I know!) The view was amazing and I think we even saw some whales out past the lighthouse! It rained in the morning but since then, full blown sun! This has been a most wonderful trip! Tomorrow we do our last climb of Diamond Head. We hope to get there early enough to watch the sunrise from the top! Glad business is booming for you, no doubt why though as I look out the window/wall to the best view you can imagine. Thanks again for sharing your home away from home with us, we truly love being able to stay here year after year! Take care and thanks for all the kind words!"

Stephen & Charlotte
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Waikiki Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 19
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please confirm in writing that all Guests are non-smokers (inside or outside), & are not bringing any Animals, or Pets when requesting a Booking.
  • A signed Rental Agreement is required to secure a Booking. Upon receipt of the R.A., Guest must complete & return it within 2 days to secure dates.
  • Only 1-2 Guests maximum on the Rental Agreement are allowed in the property, day or night. Guests must Check-In with Security Staff upon arrival.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gym
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • 1 bathroom that is elegantly decorated with marble walls & flooring. There are marble walls surrounding the shower/bathtub combination with a rainfall water style showerhead that converts to a central strong spray pattern as well. There is a large marble headrest for bathtub lovers!! There are travertine countertops, regal wallpaper and luxurious towels varying in all sizes from very large bathsheets, bath towels, hand towels and face cloths. There is a blow dryer, curling iron and curlers as well for your convenience. There is a large mirror with scone lighting that can be dimmed to provide the ambiance you are seeking. There are plenty of towel rods & towel holders for your convenience as well.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Convertible bed(s) - There is no second bed, sofa, or sofa bed in this condo.
  • One New Comfortable Queen Size Bed With Luxurious High Thread Count Linens and a Beautiful Comforter with 6 Pillows to Choose From For Your Sleeping Pleasure and Comfort. There are Elegant Quality High Thread Count Linens With Soft, Cozy Blankets for Your Enjoyment. There is no second bed, sofa or sofa bed in this condo.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Save money by preparing & eating meals in this condo equipped w/ a full kitchen, full refrigerator with full freezer, microwave, coffee maker, electric tea pot, blender, iron & ironing board, rice cooker as well as every other common kitchen countertop appliance, free brand new large laundry facility on elegant green Italian marbled 5th floor lobby area, brand new Fitness Center w/ cardiovascular & resistance equipment as well as free weights, free gas BBQ's & free saunas located by pool area, 1/2 block from bus lines & free Waikiki trolleys, porter/bellhop & concierge services available if needed or desired, secured covered valet parking (surcharge) in Royal Garden of Waikiki, 24-hour security guards, restaurant serving breakfast, lunch & dinner 1/2 block away,18 ft long balcony to enjoy the walls of windows & sliding doors for fantastic views of Ala Wai Canal, Honoluu City Lights, Ko'olau Mountain Range, Watermark, Punchbowl Crater, Fort De Russy Park, & the Paciifc Ocean.

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Elegance & Luxury I in Waikiki!! Large Studio, Full Kitchen, A Premium Condo!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews
5

lovely condo in heart of Waikiki

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay here. The condo is well-appointed with everything we needed for a great long weekend in Waikiki. The owners were very helpful and VERY thorough in getting us ready for our stay in the condo. It is a quiet building, only a ten minute walk to the beach. The pool was lovely, the fitness center had nice equipment and was never busy, and we loved using the community BBQ as well.

The condo is ornately decorated and all the furnishings are quite beautiful, but it put us a little bit on edge as we worried we might ruin something. The owners were very gracious and helpful, and also very specific about ensuring their belongings didn't get dinged/dented/stained etc. through emails prior to our stay and notices in the condo itself. It was tough to get completely comfortable there when we were constantly concerned about damaging the lovely furnishings. But again, the owners were kind, gracious and friendly all throughout our time dealing with them. Our deposit was refunded very promptly and our stay in Waikiki was great thanks to them.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review, and for taking such great care of our condo during your stay with us. We do enjoy providing accommodations that give our guests a vacation that is a step above the ordinary lodging here in Waikiki.
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3 1
Bellevue, WA
5

Excellent lodging conditions

  • 5 of 5

Excellent lodging conditions, very good location, very very clean.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2013
  • Stayed: April 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your 5 Star review. We personally love that the Royal Garden at Waikiki is in a quiet part of Waikiki, but still close to everything. We do have an excellent, and thorough cleaning team that prides themselves in making the condo the best it can be for each incoming guest. Warm Aloha.
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Juneau, AK
5

Amazingly relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay. The check in was quick and painless. The room was immaculate. The view was good and thanks to the height there was very little road noise. The bed was comfy and the AC did its job quickly. The keyless entry made life very easy. The only downsides were that the lanai is narrow, and the bathroom door does not provide a barrier to the natural smells that occur in that room. There was amble drawers and storage. Good wifi and a decent TV. A well stocked kitchen (down to a pineapple peeler!). The service in the lobby is amazing, we interacted with about 20 different employees and all but one was fantastic. The location is perfect for anyone willing to use his or her legs. You can walk to Ala Moana Mall or Honolulu Zoo and everywhere in between with ease. If you’re driving you can get on H1 quickly (from there you will have to deal with traffic but that is the same with ANY Waikiki rental).

We are so grateful for the use of this unit.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2012
  • Stayed: December 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your outstanding review of our property. We were delighted to know that you were so pleased with the quick and easy check-in process, the keyless entry, the comfy bed, the well-stocked kitchen, the secured and dedicated WiFi in the condo, the ample drawers & storage, the fantastic personnel service staff in the Lobby, and the “perfect” proximity to everything from the condo. Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review of our property and we were very happy to know how grateful you were to be offered our special condo for your “amazing stay” in Waikiki. We look forward to offering you our luxurious condo again in the future!!
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5 1
Halifax, Nova Scotia
5

Elegance and Luxury? Oh yeah.

  • 5 of 5

This property is more than you can garner from mere photographs on the site. If you're sleeping on the "port" side of the bed (pardon my Coast Guard euphemism) you're going to sleep with a spectacular view of Honolulu lights outside that huge picture window view. Daytime or night time pictures just do NOT do it justice. The condo is a studio and somewhat small, but it's opulent and elegant and high living. The staff at the Royal Wyndham treat you like... well, the Duke and Duchess of Kent no matter if you're a proletarian apartment dweller (no, we're not, that was purely for dramatic effect but it is true).

It's not beach side living, but then, it's better in respect to the fact that it's handy to everything. The Waikiki trolley stops for the green and pink lines are a block away and that's important, trust me. It's within walking distance of the Hilton Hawaiian Village and the Illikai as well as the International Market. We were exploring Waikiki every night and walking home within a reasonable distance. I daresay that for the price, it's *perfectly* located. When you get home? It's just living the high life given the furnishings, the way the staff treat you... I can't say enough about this place.

I corresponded with Marcy and she was a sweetheart, very engaging, very charming. Next time we're travelling to Waikiki, this is the place we're booking. You won't find this kind of value for this level of accomodation.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2012
  • Stayed: October 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great your review of our property – it was wonderful to know that you enjoyed everything so much starting from our spectacular views from the wall of windows, to the lavish & elegant accommodations we provide, to what we also believe to be the most perfect location in Waikiki for both daytime and nighttime activities!! The staff is truly friendly, welcoming, cordial, gracious and attentive to all who come to The Royal Garden at Waikiki. You were delightful guests and we look forward to your return visits.
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5

Stunning place and just lovely people all around!!!

  • 5 of 5

Both my wife and I decided to have somewhat of a babymoon at this lovely VRBO just off Waikiki beach before our impending bundle of doom... err I mean joy arrives in December 2012. What a fantastic decision we made as we were warmly greeted on arrival by staff who were very helpful and extremely polite throughout our stay. The facilities at the Royasl Garden are first class and I havent even gotten to our actual room yet!!

Our apartment looked and felt like a cross between Buckingham Palace and a Versace Hotel! Complete with Kitchen so we had the option to cook our own meals, it had a stunning view of Waikiki from the balcony with beautiful furniture throughout. If you want the option of staying in a ritzy European hotel but only in Waikiki then this really is the place for you...

The owners are really lovely people too and were more than accommodating to our needs.

We will be recommending this place to our friends and cant weait to stay again soon after the birth of our little daughter.

Cant wait to be back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2012
  • Stayed: August 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review of our property! We were just delighted to hear how much you appreciated the design of our condo’s interior, as our goal is to have the extravagance of the hotel lobby flow seamlessly into our condo leitmotif for our guests. It is very much appreciated that you celebrated in the European flavor of our place right here in Waikiki. Thank you, also, for your lovely note you left behind for us and we were extremely pleased to know that you had “a fantastic holiday, one we won’t soon forget!” Warm aloha, Marcy & Henry
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San Antonio, TX
5

Feb/Mar 2012 Visit

  • 5 of 5

I almost do not want to give this review because I would like to keep this place all to myself. This is not our first stay in Waikiki/Hawaii, nor is it our first stay at the Royal Garden; however, it is the very best rental accommodations we have ever stayed in in Waikiki. The descriptions do not do justice to what you actually get. To begin with, the Royal Garden is a wonderful building that harkens to a previous time when life was actually on "Hawaiian Time". It truly has everything and what it might be missing is close by! The staff is amazing and if you like having the door opened for you, this is the place!

The vacation rental is amazing, the view is spectacular! Your 180 includes Mountains on right and ocean on the left with Honolulu in the middle! It is really breathtaking (even for us after 40 years of vacations to Hawaii at least twice a year). The room itself is prepared for the vacationer with obvious care. The bed linens are crisp & soft, You could not use all the towels that are available and we were there three weeks. There is every manner of cooking utensils, plates, silverware, cups, glasses, (including wine, beer, & champagne) and small appliances from the rice cooker to the coffee grinder, it has it all! There is plenty of room, private internet, everything you need to keep things clean including an iron & ironing board & a free laundry on the fourth floor! It even has a blow dryer & a curling iron in the bathroom!

Finally, I have to give a shout out to the owners. I cannot say enough about them. From the moment we made our reservations in August to after our arrival, the did everything above board with customer service that was the best ever. All questions were answered promptly, contracts were delivered quickly, & they had everything ready at the Royal Garden so all we had to to was arrive!! They truly are amazing and no I did not know them before we stayed there.

In closing, I would just like to add that we loved it so much, we are already booked to stay there again!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2012
  • Stayed: February 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to post such a fantastic review of our VRBO at the Royal Garden at Waikiki. It was very thoughtful of you to let others know what you thought of our vacation rental. We were just delighted to know that you enjoyed our place so much! Thank you for your very generous, thorough, and detailed review of our property for our prospective renters. We look very forward to your return visit later this year. Much aloha, Marcy & Henry
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Expansive wall of windows in our condo offer views of Ala Wai Canal & Bridges, Ocean, Ko'olau Mountain Range, Punch Bowl Crater, Fort de Russy Park, Waikiki Landmark, Kalakaua Avenue, Friday Night Firework Display at 7:45 pm, Downtown Honolulu & other condos in the distance providing privacy, world class shopping in Waikiki & the famous Ala Moana Shopping Center from high-end designer boutiques to bargain hunting at the International Market Place are minutes away from our condo, walk 2 blocks through the beautiful Fort de Russy Beach Park to Waikiki Beach or to the Hilton Hawaiian Village & Lagoon to watch the Friday night fireworks up close, or to Duke Kahanamoku Beach Park, in Waikiki you can choose to surf, boogie board, snorkel, canoe ride on the waves, paddle board, take a daytime or sunset catamaran ride, turtle watch, fish off the jetties, challenge a local chess player, or just sun bathe & people watch, not to mention golfing just across the Ala Wai !

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 13.96%

A signed Rental Agreement and payment in full is required to a secure reservation.
Both Guests must be 30 yrs., or older & both Guests must sign the Rental Agreement.
Maximum of 2 Adult Guests allowed inside condo, day or night.
$110.00 a night from April to November (Regular Rate).
$125.00 a night from December to March (Winter Rate).
$175.00 a night for Christmas Holiday stays which include nights of December 23rd and up through the night of January 1st for a Check-Out on the morning of January 2nd each year.
$100.00 - One time cleaning fee.
$250.00 - Fully refundable security/damage deposit returned to Guests within 2 weeks after departure date.
13.962% State/Local Room Tax does apply for all legally registered vacation rental properties in Hawaii.
Our State of Hawaii T.A.T. Owner Certificate of Registration No. is: W69548481-01.

STRICT USE RESTRICTION POLICIES BELOW:
Due to Owners allergies, No Smokers, No Animals and No Pets are allowed.
NO SMOKERS ALLOWED INSIDE, OR OUTSIDE OF OUR CONDO, or even ON BALCONIES/LANAIS.
The Royal Garden at Waikiki is a No Smoking, No Animals & No Pets Building with fines issued for violations.
Smoking on the balcony/lanais is against the House Rules of the building, and fines are issued to you.
We also have promised all of our future Guests that this is a No Smoking, No Animals & No Pets property, so please do not rent our condo, if you will have trouble complying with these 3 Use Restrictions, thank you.

Please note a violation of any of the 3 Strict Use Restrictions will result in an immediate lock-out of Guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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