1696 Ala Moana Blvd., Waikiki, HI 96815 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Convention Center Hotel in Honolulu County
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 894 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Avg. Group Discount of 19.2%!
  • Hotel has 61 rooms
  • Hotel has 10 floors
  • Hotel has 7 suites
  • Check out time: 12 Noon
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 9.2/10

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Local Attractions

Ala Moana Shopping Ctr, Hawaii Convention Center, Ala Wai Boat Harbor beach, zoo, aquarium, entertainment

Verified Reviews of Equus Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Decent Enough"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The rooms were nice, but only one of two elevators worked. When the 2nd was finally working, it was very slow.
(Meeting planner, booked 35 rooms), from US flag
11-Aug-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 25 to Sat Aug 09 2014 at a $169.00 group rate (20% discount).

Customer Reviews of Equus Hotel

4.0 out of 5.Based on 894 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Equus is a spectacular new boutique hotel featuring Ralph Lauren-inspired rooms located 1 block to the beach and near the Hilton Hawaiian Village. This intimate hotel is 1 block to Ala Moana Shopping Center and 2 blocks to the Hawaii Convention Center and offers the following complimentary amenities: in-room high-speed Internet and Wifi, daily local newspaper, local & toll free calls, 28” LCD TV’s, mini-refrigerator, coffeemaker and safe.

Green Sustainability

WE are a Green Leader on Trip Advisor, and also participate in the Green Hotels Association. We have a unique Energy Saving system called Green Star for in-room A/C control. We also have biodegradable packaging and earth friendly amenities. We utilize low flow "Rain" Shower heads, toilets and faucets. We have an adept recycling program and full property CFL's installed.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00PM
Check Out:12 Noon
Year of Last Renovation:2007
Corridors:All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:68
Handicap Rooms:
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1 View Spaces
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Policies / Expenses
30 days prior to arrival
Nightly Parking:$20
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:12.97%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax:13.96%
Parking Fee:20.00 Per Night
Gym Fee:10.00 Per Day
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Elevator
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Jacuzzi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

20 minutes to Honolulu International Airport. $9 - $12 Shuttle Bus, $35 - $45 taxi service

Local Shuttle Info: speedishuttle.com, or call us to reserve

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
The Equus An Aqua Boutique Hotel

Seasonality and Projections at Equus Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Equus Hotel

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was entered. The most competitive group or meeting displayed is 37.5% in the month of January 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $270 in the month of January 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Equus Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Equus Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Equus Hotel.

Feel free to use the Equus Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Waikiki event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Hawaii Polo Club1320 x 1320 x 01742400200/200------------/----500--
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The Hawaii Polo Club

The Hawaii Polo Club is our off-site venue only a 45 min drive from The Equus in Waikiki. Located beachside on the beautiful North Shore, our 40 acre polo field can act as a venue for Weddings, Meeting Space or Special Events. Catering can be provided on-site from our select vendors, however, you may also choose your own provider if requested. The facilities allow for groups up to 500 standing, and 200 seated. Horses are also available for rental for any event.
Room Type:
Off-Site Venue
Total Size:
1742400 Sq. Feet
1320 x 1320 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$3000.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$5000.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$5000.00 USD
Per person pricing is available for meeting space or daytime events with limited persons. Pricing shown is relevant for large parties such as Weddings/Events.
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