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As Honolulu's ONLY full-service lifestyle hotel, THE MODERN HONOLULU offers a contemporary luxury experience. The highest rated hotel in our class in Honolulu, Forbes Travel Guide says, “The Modern Honolulu lives up to its name: it's modern without being trendy, it's hip without being stuffy. This sleek hotel is perfect for the urban traveler who tends to mix business with pleasure.”

Herbie Fletcher's Wrecktangles surf sculpture

Art & Design

A private oasis within a cosmopolitan destination, our unique design story has come to define THE MODERN HONOLULU as Oahu's favorite boutique hotel. Read More about our style...

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nightlife at ADDICTION Nightclub
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ADDICTION Nightclub channels South Beach, L.A. or Vegas in a way only Waikiki can. Beyond the velvet rope, the most buzzed about DJs drop in to guest-spin and celebs come through to celebrate. This is the A-list guest list among Waikiki nightlife.
Check out Addiction.

nightlife at ADDICTION Nightclub

The Study

A wall of books rotates to reveal a lobby bar that's anything but a lobby bar: The drinks are legendary – each one named for a literary work and composed with as much thought. Reverse Happy Hour promises specials on featured beers, wines and bottles.
Check out The Study.

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Our Waikiki resort hotel is steps from the bold Pacific and its iconic beaches; the world-class shopping; the globally-inspired dining; the open-to-anything possibilities that flow where alluring meets relaxing. Click to the Oahu Experience