David Wong, 40 year Hotelier veteran with Marriott Worldwide in US, Australia and Asia.
5 Star ultra-luxury boutique
Develop 9 ultra luxurious suites in the heart of Waikiki with bespoke services and large suite rooms all with full chef’s kitchen, private jacuzzi on the balcony, in room sauna and butler service.
Espacio The Jewel of Waikiki
History & Story
Mr. Miwa (owner from Kowa Corp.) developed this hotel taking inspiration from his world travel expériences. Suites display 3 color themes inspired by nature (pink coral, green vegetation and blue sky). High touches such as Moraccan metalwork, ceramic wall tiles, blue Macauba and other colored marble highlight each suite. The existing structure is situated in the heart of Waikiki and was fully renovated from an original room count of 80 rooms and transformed to 9 exclusive uber luxury suites. Beautiful 180 degree vistas from the roof top infinty pool and famous Waikiki beach are steps away from the hotel.
Sept 2019 fully renovated and designed by Clifford Planning Architests.
Main Strengths, Special Touch
Bespoke services with Guest service concierge attending to guests’ arrangements for activities, restaurants, transportation. Butler’s to attend to guests’ needs and desires, assisting with dining, beverage service, packing or unpacking services.
Located on Kalakaua Ave, the main boulevard and steps away from the famous Waikiki beach. Espacio is centrally located in the heart of Oahu’s main urban resort district of Waikiki.
Key sites/activities in the area
Guests can walk to beaches, parks, tennis, shopping and restaurants. Attractions are also nearby such as the Honolulu Zoo, Waikiki Aquarium, snorkeling, surfing and more marine sports.
Known for it’s surfing, Waikiki beach is steps away from the hotel. World re-known surfer, Hawaiian waterman and three time Olympic gold medalist, Duke Kahanamoku’s iconic statue is located right accross the street.
Hotel is within walking distance of beach activities on Waikiki beach, the Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Aquarium.
• Number of suites: 9
• Number of luxury rooms: 9
• Number of rooms, (keys) in all: 9
Restaurants & Bars
• Mugen Restaurant. Tasting menu format of Japanese cuisine made with French cooking techniques.
• Chef Jason Yamaguchi
• All inclusive 8 or 11 course tasting menu
• Espacio spa
• Rooftop infinity pool and hot tub.
• Private jacuzzi in each suite
• Sauna in all suites except for Accessible suite