While staying at the Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, you are centrally located to all activities and events held in the heart of Waikiki. In this section, you will find details on events and activities available on property and throughout the island of Oahu. Discover the island's legendary banana-coconut-pineapple shave ice at Hale'iwa Town, visit the USS Arizona Memorial and Battleship Missouri at Pearl Harbor or experience the stunning beaches on the North Shore for a memorable getaway.
For more information on events and activities, please contact Concierge via e-mail or via phone between the hours of 7:30am and 9:00pm Hawaii time at 808.923.7311. Present time in Hawaii is noted on the top left of the navigation bar above.
Please celebrate with us Cultural Week, as we embrace the Hawaiian culture with week long activities through October 12 to 16.
Cultural Week Featured Events:
Additional October Events (fees may apply):
See our Concierge for more details on these events.
Learn the basics of surfing on the sands of Waikiki Beach with our friendly Waikiki Beach Boys. Meet them by the Pool Desk near Malulani Pool.
Enjoy feeding Sheraton Waikiki's special collection of Koi fish at the Sheraton Waikiki Koi Pond.
Enjoy live, local Hawaiian music and entertainment strumming through the evening by established musicians and performers.
Meet master Hawaiian quilter, Patricia Murray, as she shares the beautiful art of quilting and display her exceptional creations at Coconut Lanai.
Discover how to make a kukui nut or shell bracelet with our instructor as you choose from a collection of colors and shells at Coconut Lanai.
Take a tour of The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort to learn the history of the Pink Palace of the Pacific and hear some fascinating stories. Meet at the Concierge Desk to be part of the tour.
Take a guided stroll through our gardens and learn about our native plants and flowers. Please inquire at our Concierge Desk for details.
Expereince a specatular 5 minute light show every evening at the Sheraton Waikiki Helumoa Pool. Two shows will run at 8pm and 9pm.
Learn how to make a flower lei for yourself or for someone special at Coconut Lanai.
Learn the art of Lauhala bracelet weaving through the traditional Hawaiian method at Coconut Lanai.
History. Culture. Food. Fun! Hawaii Tasting Tours will take you on a extraordinary adventure while experiencing Waikiki’s incredible Starwood Resorts including the Sheraton Waikiki, the Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, the Moana Surfrider, a Westin Resort, and the Sheraton Princess Kaiulani. Each hotel has created a signature tasting plate and beverage for the Tastes of Waikiki Tour to showcase their tastiest dishes. With your Gastro Guide at your side, you will learn about the culture of Hawaii, the history about these hotels, and more! This tour is an educational culinary adventure designed to 'feed your 5 senses™'! Click on "Learn More" to find out how you can be part of this unique tour.
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort has, once again, partnered with Matson Navigation Company to presents ads that were taken by famous photographers of the time, Anton Bruehl and Edward Steichen. Matson ads appeared in magazines such as Vogue, National Geographic, Sunset, The New Yorker, Holiday, TIME and many more. In 1937, a well-known hula dancer named Pualani Mossman became the Matson poster girl. Visit the exhibit located in the Coronet Lounge, Lower Lobby. Exhibit is open to the public with no admission fee.
The Starwood Hotels & Resort in Waikiki offers its hotel guests an exclusive opportunity to meet and interact with one of nature’s most amazing creatures, the dolphin. Choose from three interactive programs at the Sea Life Park - Dolphin Encounter, Dolphin Swim Adventure or Dolphin Royal Swim. Learn more about the programs offered in the "Learn More" button below.
The most enjoyable and one-of-a-kind oceanfront luau on the island. Experience delicious island cuisine and an unforgettable show as you travel through the history of Hawaii with music, song and dance. Inquire about costs and reservations at our Concierge Desk.
Start your mornings off with a tranquil yoga session presented by Abhasa Spa on the sacred grounds of Hawaiian royalty. Non-guests may participate for a $20 charge. Reservations are required at Abhasa Spa. Please visit the spa for reservations or call (808) 922-8200.
Please note that Yoga class ist canceled on October 5th and October 8th.
Meet at Coconut Lanai to decorate your very own coconut to keep. You can even make your own bracelet to draw on your name or to color with paint.