The SpaceCompliment your vacation with this Hawaiian Head Turner !
Island Colony 2206 is a Studio, 1 bathroom with full kitchen covering 309 sf Interior and a 104 sf Lanai. It sleeps 1 to 4 guests. With 413 total sq feet living area, it's 78 sq feet (23%) larger than the average Waikiki Condotel that sleeps up to 4. The average has a total of 334 sq feet living area.
The apartment was remodeled in 2014. It's ideally located in the Heart of Waikiki on the 22nd floor. That's higher than all other Studio Condotels Penthouse floors. It has stunning panoramic views day and night. The building is one of Waikiki's tallest skyscrapers and features resort-like amenities.
Throughout the unit you'll find smooth ceilings, 18 inch limestone travertine flooring, air conditioning and Internet Wifi.
The bathroom was upgraded Dec 2016 with floor to ceiling 18 inch limestone travertine walls. Our competitors have painted drywall walls.
For the culinary arts, the kitchen features a smooth 4 burner cook top, 1.7 cu ft stainless microwave convection oven range hood, 10 cu ft refrigerator freezer, 92 cu ft built-in hardwood cabinetry, under cabinet lighting, sink, disposal, cookware and tableware. The hardwood drop leaf dining table with 4 chairs works famously on the Lanai. Just bring your favorite herbs and spices.
For sumptuous comfort, the freshly minted living room features a Queen Size Bed, Headboard, Italian Leather Sofa Sleeper Couch, Coffee Table, 40 inch Flat Screen HDTV with 200+ basic and standard channels, Black Out Drapes, Sheer Curtains, 12,000 BTU Air Conditioner, Wardrobe, Framed Mirrors, Framed Artworks, Sprinklers and Smoke Detector. The Living room opens to the Lanai through wall to wall glass and a sliding glass door. Just bring your suitcase.
The outsized Lanai is polished off with high-see-through glass railing, wicker furniture and a drop leaf dining table set for 4. At 220 ft above the water the views are breath taking: sunset, mountain, fireworks, canal and partial ocean view. Just bring your favorite bottle of wine.
Island Colony is a Condotel with 745 units. It's one of ten tallest buildings in Waikiki even taller than Trump Tower. Built to maximum height, 350 ft in 1979, it was superbly constructed by serial award winning Haseko. That's as high as the combined height of Luana, Palms and Aloha Surf. The building association completed a $6.5 million renewal in 2014. This temple of tranquility has all the amenties, security and services you'd expect from a skyscraper. It features many amenities exceeding Three Star Hotel Rating: Recreation Deck, Swimming Pool, Jet Spa, Cabanas, Sauna, Barbecues, Picnic Tables, Fitness Room, Shower, Ice Machines, Convenience Store, Laundromat, Public Parking Garage, Open Air Lobby, 2 Porte-Cochères, 2 hour unloading and loading zone, Cafe, ATM, Concierge services, free Wifi in lobby, 24 hr security guards, security cameras, electronic key fobs, meeting multi-purpose room, secure bicycle and surfboard storage (requires registration and deposit) auto & scooter & bicycle rentals. Just bring your binoculars.
Pamper yourself with a 7 minute walk to Waikiki Beach per map shown with photos. It's only a 3 minute walk to the International Market Place (and future home of Sak's). That's where 1,224 people pass every 15 minutes during peak evening hours -- the highest concentration of pedestrian traffic in Waikiki, according to a study completed by the University of Hawaii. King William Kana'ina Lunalilo the first elected king in Hawaiian history had a summer residence here.
Located in the Heart of Waikiki you've got easy access to entertainment, dining, Hawaiian Heritage, Asian culture and shopping at world-class Royal Hawaiian Center, Waikiki Beachwalk and Luxury Row . The condo is 4 minutes to the Royal Hawaiian Center, 6 minutes to Waikiki Beachwalk , 8 minutes to Ft De Russy park, 8 minutes to Luxury Row, 16 minutes to the Honolulu Zoo, 16 minutes to Kapiolani Park and 24 minutes to the Waikiki Aquarium. Ala Moana Center is a 19 minute bus ride or 25 minute walk, the most popular attraction in the State, the largest open air shopping mall in the world and the premiere fashion center of the Pacific. For those who want a world-class makeover, Waikiki and Ala Moana offer access to 440 premium stores and restaurants.
A vehicle can be fun to drive but not necessary to access the popular attractions. You can explore Waikiki on foot, take bus tours to Pearl Harbor, Polynesian Cultural Center, Hanauma Bay, Dole Pinapple Plantation, etc. Or you can ride the City Bus to virtually any destination on Oahu. The City Bus and Waikiki Trolley stop within a few steps of the building. The Supershuttle stops right in front of the building. This condo is ideally located to get the most vacation for your money. Just bring your camera and your journal.
Without leaving the building, you can soak up the sun on chaise lounges, take a dip in the rooftop swimming pool, chill out under the cabanas, put on a barbecue party on the recreation deck, work out in the fitness room, get a muscle relaxing treatment in the jet spa & sauna, dine at Jagger's Cafe, purchase some necessities in the convenience store, rent a vehicle or have takeout food delivered. Just call your friends.
Elevate your vacation to stellar heights. Book it today! Guest AccessThe building is secure with 24 hour guards, security cameras, electronic key fob required to:
1) enter elevator lobby
2) bring elevator
3) enter pool area
4) open sauna
5) access fitness room ($5 one time charge to enable your fob paid at security desk)
The apartment has 3 keyless locks so you don't have to worry about carrying keys around.
The unit is within walking distance to all of Waikiki's Attractions. Book bus tour, rent car, scooter or bicycle if you'd like to explore the Island outside of Waikiki. Take in the sun on the 6th floor rooftop swimming pool, keep cool in the cabanas, treat yourself to whirlpool spa, sauna or throw a Barbecue without leaving the building. There's even in-building convenience store and laundromat on the 6th floor, concierge services, traditional Hawaiian style huge open Lobby with free Wifi and ATM. Interaction with GuestsWe respect our guests privacy and check in procedures are set up so you can walk straight into the unit like you own it, whenever you arrive. We give our guests touch pad access to the unit prior to their arrival. We are available if you'd like to get some quick tips on what and how or compare travel notes. Mami speaks Japanse and some Chinese. Robin speaks English and some French. We've both lived many years overseas in China, Japan, Europe, Canada and French Polynesia. The concierge in the Lobby is also available to assist. The NeighborhoodWe are located in the middle of the earth's largest ocean, home to the world's fastest fish (Pacific Sailfish clocked at 68 mph), the largest wave ever surfed (North Shore 80 ft tall). We are within a mountain chain that includes the world's largest mountain top to bottom and volume wise. Home to the only volcano continuously active for the past 31 years. Hunting grounds for Cuvier’s beaked whale that broke the world record for mammal holding it's breath, 2 hours 17 minutes while reaching depths nearly 2 miles below the surface! Oahu is soon to be part of the worlds largest marine sanctuary.
Waikiki is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. It features world class beaches (best USA beach 2014 per Dr. Beach - Duke Kahanamoku Lagoon), world class shopping, dining, entertainment, pacific culture.
It's easy to walk to any place in Waikiki and you can easily book bus tours or rent cars, scooters or bicycles to get to the other major
Oahu attractions: Pearl Harbor, Hanauma Bay, Polynesian Cultural Center, Paddle Surfing, Snorkling, Luaus and Hula Dancing in addition.
And for shopping malls we have the Royal Hawaiian Center just a block away and the Largest Open Air Shopping Mall in the World - Ala Moana, next to Waikiki - is the most popular attraction in the state and fashion center of the Pacific. Getting AroundWalk, swim, snorkel, scuba, paddle, sail (all forms), jet ski, floaties, skydive, helicopter, soaring, hang-glide, submarine, canoe, surf, ski, zip-line, super-slide, rent cars, bicycles, scooters, the bus, the trolley and bus tours. Other Things to NoteCompared to other Studio Condotels that sleep 1 to 4 persons, this unit is:
1) Larger than average living area
2) Higher than all the other buildings
3) Larger Lanai (most either have small or no Lanai)
4) Private walled Lanai with high glass railing . Others typically have no walls and flimsy aluminum railings.
4) Perhaps the best studio kitchen in Waikiki
5) One of very few with dust mite free Travertine Limestone flooring through out vs the others with wall to wall carpet flooring.
Apartment floor plan - footprint dimensions including Lanai in Standard, Metric and Japanese measurements:
12.1 x 34.2 feet = 413 sf
3.7 x 10.4 meters = 38.4 sq meters (0.3048 meter per ft)
2.4 x 6.8 Jo (畳) = 16.4 square Jo (畳) (1.53 Jo per meter)
See floorplan footprint image in the photos above.
Queen size bed:
Mattress dimensions: 60 x 80 inches or 152 x 203 centimeters
Full size fold out bed sofa sleeper:
Mattress dimensions: 54 x 74 inches or 137 x 188 centimeters
Sleeps 1 to 4 persons:
The unit is furnished to accommodate up to 4 guests with the Queen size bed and Full size fold out bed sofa sleeper. 4 guests occupancy is the maximum number allowed by the building code and association house rules. It's 78 sq feet (23%) larger than the average Waikiki Condotel that sleeps up to 4.
Based on this fairly exhaustive specification only you can decide whether the unit is large enough to fit your party and budget.
Small appliances and supplies in the unit:
Complete set stainless cookware, measurings, cutting board, cook utensils, flatware, plates, cups, bowls, glasses, ice trays.
2 x sets sheets, comforters & pillows
4 x bath towels
4 x face towels
4 x bath wash rags
2 x beach towels
1 x kitchen dish towel
1 x roll bath toilet paper and 1 x kitchen paper towel roll ( more can be purchased at 6th floor convenience store or Food Pantry)
basic liquid hand soap, body soap & shampoo
(on Lanai wall clip rack): long broom, short broom, dust pan, mop, squeegee
Laundry detergent is not stocked and can be purchased on 6th floor convenience store or Food Pantry. If you launder linens and towels please do so with care not to make bleach spots. A laundromat is on the 6th floor. GET: W(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)