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Beautifully Renovated Studio Condo With Gorgeous Water Views In Downtown Waikiki

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 420 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Immaculate Condo With Fantastic Amenities Located Two Blocks From The Beach

The Island Colony is ideally located in the heart of Waikiki. This luxuriously remodelled condo has stunning ocean and mountain views with resort-like amenities in one of Waikiki's tallest skyscrapers.

The freshly minted living room features a king size pillow-top bed, queen size sofa bed, desk, flat screen cable TV, WiFi, black out drapes and air conditioning.

The fully stocked kitchen features a four burner cooktop, microwave convection oven range hood and full size refrigerator freezer, so you can eat in the comfort of your own home.

The oversized lanai is polished off with high-see-through glass railings and outdoor patio furniture. At 235 ft above the water the views are breath taking: ocean, sunset, fireworks, mountain and canal.

The fully stocked unit features:

- linens

- bath and beach towels

- beach chairs

- blow dryer

- coffee maker

- toaster

- rice maker

- pots and pans

- dishes and cutlery

The building features a full complement of resort-like amenities:

- wrap around flagstone recreation deck with new lounge chairs and cabanas

- tiled swimming pool, hot tub and sauna

- BBQ's and open or covered picnic tables

- fitness room (one time $5.00 fee)

- shower

- ice machine

- convenience store and a cafe

- card operated laundromat

- public parking garage ($30 per day)

- open air lobby

- ATM

- bicycle & surfboard storage

- trash chutes on every floor

- 24 hour security

- car rental on the ground floor of building

The condo is close to all major shops and restaurants. Nordstrom Rack, Ross, The International Market Place and The Food Pantry are a just few examples of what you can walk to within five minutes.

There is a major bus line less than a block away if you want to explore outside of Waikiki as well ($2.50 per adult).

More Details

Owner
Renata
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, hungarian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

About Renata

We have been coming to Waikiki for 17 years and felt it was time to invest in this beautiful building after staying here for several years. We love to travel the world, but keep coming back to Waikiki because it has everything we want on our vacations. This is our opportunity to help people discover everything the island has to offer starting with our condo unit.

Renata purchased this studio in 2014

Why Renata chose South Oahu

Gorgeous ocean and canal views compliment this completely renovated studio condo, which is fully equipped with all the conveniences a person could ask for in a vacation home. It is located two blocks from the beach, beside the Ala Wai Canal and minutes from the most desirable shopping spots, restaurants and bars. Honolulu Zoo and Aquarium, Ala Moana Shopping Centre, the famous Royal Hawaiian and Diamond Head are just a short distance away as well, plus much more.

What makes this studio unique

The Island Colony is one of the tallest buildings in Waikiki. With a large swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, cabanas, complimentary lounge chairs, an exercise room, BBQ's and picnic tables, guests will not be disappointed. There is also a convenience store, laundry, restaurant, gift shop, and Enterprise Car Rental located onsite. The building has 24/7 security and a open air lobby for your safety and comfort.

Amenities

Waikiki Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 29
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 420 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Studio - 1 king , 1 queen
  • Studio condo with king size bed (pillow top mattress) and queen size sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Beautifully Renovated Studio Condo With Gorgeous Water Views In Downtown Waikiki
average rating of 4.7727275 based on 22 reviews
Bulverde, Tx.
5

Very Convenient Waikiki Location

  • 5 of 5

The entire rental process was easy and accommodating. The condo is conveniently located in the center of Waikiki, within walking distance to beach, restaurants, and activities and had a great view of the Ala Wai Canal, the city and the beach. The accommodations were very clean, new and well-appointed. The absolute best we observed in the building! You can't beat the price for the value. The AC worked wonderfully as did all appliances and plumbing. We had a rental car so covered/secure parking within the building was appreciated and we used the pool daily AND the the laundry on the 6th was handy. The most telling thing we can share is that we'd stay here again and not look elsewhere. We were VERY happy that WE had THIS condo and not any other.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kelowna, BC Canada
5

Lovely Studio Condo with beautiful views of the Canal, Ocean & Mountains - great location!!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I loved this clean and tidy studio Condo. It has everything you need to cook meals with lots of drawer and cupboard space and lots of soft towels The lanai was spacious with beautiful views of the Canal, Ocean and Mountains along with a big table, four chairs and a bonus rocking chair with ottoman. There are also beach chairs, an umbrella and little cart available to use - came in very handy for our outings to the beach. We always felt at home at our home away from home!!! This condo has a great location which is steps away from the bus stop, restaurants, the International Market Place and the beach is only a few blocks away. We really enjoyed our time on the lanai and the fireworks every Friday night. The Island Colony is a very secure and well kept property with a huge outdoor area on the 6th floor which includes barbecues, big heated pool, hot tub, sauna and fitness room. The 6th floor also has a laundry room, convenience store and ice machine. Renata, the owner is very personable and is only an email away to answer and deal with any questions or problems that may arise. To be able to use the telephone to make local and long distance calls was a great bonus. It was wonderful to return to Oahu again after many years. There is so much to see and do here and the bus and trolley service is amazing and can take you all over the island. We love Oahu and plan to stay here again and again. We are already booked to return next year and the year after that.

Thank you Renata for helping to make our stay in Oahu so memorable and we so look forward to returning again and again!!! We would highly recommend booking this property.

Mahalo and Aloha from Darlene and Don

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice!

  • 5 of 5

Everything went with zero problems. Owners instructions were excellent, apartment is clean and cozy with nice view.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Simply the best

  • 5 of 5

You walk in and you're home. Everything you need is there, clean and tidy, ready for you.

Then you see the view, that lanai with the wonderful rocker started and ended my day. I was there on my own and there is so much to do. I picked up a couple of the guides from one of the many street corner locations and planned my trip. There is enough to fill a week or more that is totally free. The Friday night fireworks is free from your private lanai. The location is perfect, you can simply wander Waikiki or walk with purpose to the mall, Leonard's Portuguese donuts or to Diamond head to walk off the previous. The bus is everywhere too for when you're totally done. See you next year, for another fabulous holiday!

Maureen

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saskatoon Saskatchewan
5

Great condo! Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Renata's condo. Convenient location . Condo is well equipped with kitchen tools. Lots of bedding and towels. Renata was so good to respond to any email with a prompt reply. We are booked to stay again next year. Great place to vacation!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excllent in every way.

  • 5 of 5

This was my first time to rent a condo and I am so pleased that I booked again for next year. Island Colony is secure and located within walking distance to the beach, restaurants,grocery stores, and shopping. The walk way along the canal is good for exercise and leads to the golf course. The condo itself was immaculately clean and well stocked. Renata had the touch of home. Cleaning supplies and tools made keeping the condo clean. Absolutely no bugs. I did not leave any food out. So appreciated being able to phone Canada and the USA. So thoughtful to leave a guest card for the laundry. Lots of closet and drawer space. Towels and bed linens of good quality. Literally just needed to bring your own clothes and everything else was supplied. Even beach chairs and toys for children. Renata is very easy to work with. Great experience.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15.3 Kilometres
HONOLULU INTERNATIONAL
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
ALA WAI
Nearest Restaurant
JAGGERS CAFE
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
WAIKIKI BEACH
Car: not necessary

Waikiki is famous for Farmers Markets.

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Rates & Availability

Waikiki Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
All Seasons
Apr 20 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$125
$775
$2,750
 
 
All Seasons
Jan 1 2018 - Dec 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$130
$850
$2,850
 
 
All Seasons
Jan 1 2019 - Dec 31 2019
2 night minimum stay
$135
$900
$2,950
 
 
All Seasons
Jan 1 2020 - Dec 31 2020
2 night minimum stay
$140
$950
$3,050
 

Additional information about rental rates

One Time Cleaning Fee $115
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 13.96%

Long term rates available upon request.
Rates subject to change without notice until booking confirmed.
Check-in time is after 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM or earlier. Staying in the condo after 11:00 AM will result in additional charges to be determined by owner.

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