Manoa Valley Inn

2001 Vancouver Drive , Honolulu, HI 96822 USA (Show map)


The Manoa Valley Inn was built in 1912 and provides a luxurious and quiet getaway for visitors and local residents alike. The Inn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The prestigious Country Inn is conveniently located within minutes of Waikiki and the downtown Honolulu business district, yet it is surrounded by the beauty, luxury, and serenity of Manoa Valley. Relax in the quiet of the peaceful and spacious veranda and soak up a bit of Hawaiian nostalgia from years gone by. Stay with us, it's a very special surprise.



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  • Guest room4.0
  • Service4.1
  • Value4.1
  • Cleanliness4.0
  • Onsite Dining4.2

Great B&B!

4.2 on March 15, 2017

We enjoyed the uniqueness of this historic building. The entire facility was clean We especially enjoyed the back porch breakfast area with all the beautiful plants and vegetation. The owner and staff were very friendly and helpful. They provided a large variety of food for breakfast and it all tasted fantastic! I recommend this B&B!

Manoa Valley Inn disappointment

2.8 on February 25, 2017

I was excited to try this b&b and making my reservation online was very easy . I arrived to find a nice gentleman and kids in the kitchen who quickly showed me to my room and checked me in . I had to leave to go to dinner and when I came back after 9 pm, there was no parking . I drove around and around looking for parking to no avail . I finally parked on Univ Ave which was not too far away although it required me to move my car by 6 am. When I got to my room , there was no soap or shampoo. I didn't realize I had to bring my own . When I woke up to move my car at 5:45am , it was very dark and I nearly sprained my ankle out front . , I still could not find parking nearby so I went to a coffee shop . Therefore I missed the breakfast entirely as it did not open til after 7. I decided to book my second night somewhere else so I gave up my room even though I had already paid for it. This is not the place for me.

Excellent Experience

4.8 on January 14, 2017

The room, food, and host family were fantastic! Would stay here over and over again. I even got some play time and kisses from the family dog.

Excellent Choice

3.4 on October 26, 2016

The Inn is very comfortable and well run. I was somewhat disappointed by a few particulars. I was here on business and the breakfast was started at 7:30, too late for me to attend. There was no in-room or community microwave so I couldn't reheat any leftovers. There was printer or office services available. It is a beautiful, historic home on lush grounds run by charming people. I'd definitely come back if given the chance.

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4.8 on October 23, 2016

The rooms were spacious and very quiet, allowing for good sleep. The breakfasts in the morning were ample and served on the back porch with a beautiful view of the garden. The hosts were very polite and accomodating. The parking was a little tight, but there was always parking. Overall, the stay was very good and I would go there again.

Beautiful and romantic place

4.8 on October 21, 2016

It's a heritage building, Victoria style. Very good location, near Waikiki and University of Hawaii. You can walk to find good Japanese restaurant. Beautiful backyard and very good breakfast outside. Good customer service, air conditioner sometimes doesn't work well.

Manoa Valley Inn

4.8 on October 15, 2016

Good breakfast each morning with the host people being very pleasant. Location was away from Waikiki so it was very convenient to travel to other parts of the island. Parking was tight at times but sufficient.


3.0 on September 28, 2016

We found the parking difficult, but staff was pleasant and facility was clean.

Peaceful morning

3.6 on July 25, 2016

In the morning, you will be awaken by the singing of birds and you see the Summit of Diamond Head lit by sunrise.(From the Cooke room.) Breakfast was excellent in the lanai surrounded by the garden.. Very convenient location if you rent a car. This is an old house and there are some points to be improved.But,overall I love this B&B and wish to come back again.

Great location & rooms

3.8 on July 22, 2016

Needed a place to stay in town that was near to family and not Waikiki. The location as great, room was comfortable and made us feel at home, breakfasts with made-to-order hotcakes & eggs were great bonus. As a vegetarian, the non-meat (fruits, steamed vegs, rice, etc.) options in the morning (all available without having to ask!) were a great start to the days. Having the family dogs on site too made it feel more like a friendly guest house than a hotel. Will stay here again. (Note to people unfamiliar with Hawaii neighborhoods...) I have seen other reviews pan this place because the expectation was for a new hotel feel. Before you visit, please understand that this is a historic house in one of the wetter (lots of rains) neighborhoods in Honolulu. Go expecting a welcoming old home in Manoa & you'll be good. Go expecting a modern hotel and... well, you should go to a modern hotel in Waikiki instead - there are plenty and to each their own.

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Rooms & Rates


The Cooke room is on the second floor, has a high ceiling fan, a 4 post full size bed, and a private bathroom. Antique lamps, an old fashioned couch and rocking chair complements this most popular room. The view is of Waikiki city lights.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $165 - $215


The Dillingham, occupying the southwest corner on the third floor is a spacious and unique room with two beds - a four posted full size bed in the main room and a low double bed in an oriental themed alcove. It has a spacious private bathroom with a tub and shower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Double

Nightly Rate: $185 - $235


The Davies room is on the third floor with a tree outside the window giving you a feeling of being in a tree house. The room has a Queen size bed, ceiling fan, private bathroom and view of Waikiki city lights.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $165 - $215

Dole Junior Suite

The Dole Junior Suite, located on the third floor, is decorated with antiques. There is an adjoining sitting room with a rose iron bed which can be used as a second bedroom for those of you who prefer to sleep in separate beds. There is a bathroom hidden inside an attic with a bathrub and no shower. The tub is tucked away in a corner with a slanted ceiling overhead. You can soak in the tub but not stand up! A most unique bath for the young, flesible and romatic.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $175 - $225

Guild Master Suite

The two room Guild Master Suite is located on the second floor. The suite opens into an elaborate sitting room which adjoins a beautiful bedroom with an antique King size bed from Belgium. Reminiscent of the late 1800's, the room has a spacious bathroom with a full bath and shower room with original tiles.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $195 - $245


The Moore, tucked away on the second floor, has a full size antique bed that anchors this quaint and restful room. It, of course, has its own private bathroom.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $155 - $205


The Baldwin is an over-sized northwest corner room with a private bathroom that comfortably sits on the second floor with a very tasteful antique motif. There is an extra large European King size bed. The floral wall coverings are accentuated by pinkish lavender window covers.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $165 - $215

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Location Type

Residential neighborhood right by the University of Hawaii., Island, Tropical


Honolulu, Oahu, HI (HNL) 9 miles

Directions to property:

From the airport, take H-1 East. Drive about 15 minutes and exit on University Ave. (24-B). Drive up University, turn left on Vancouver Dr. We are the third house on the left on the corner of Vancouver and Hunnewell.

Area Attractions

Beach, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Performing Theater, University

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Coffee/Tea facilities , Heated salt water pool., Refrigerator in the common area for guest use.

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Hairdryer, Parking, Pool, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi

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  • Check In:: 3:00PM
  • Check Out:: 10:00AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights minimum stay.
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard
  • Deposit Amount Required: 1 night deposit at time of reservation.
  • Cancellations: Confirmed reservations require a one night deposit for each room reserved. The balance will be charged to your credit card two weeks prior to your arrival date. There is a two week no cancellation policy. Should you cancel or shorten your stay less than two weeks from your scheduled arrival date you may be charged for the full balance. There are always exceptions to the rule so contact us if you have a problem! We always try our best to accommodate people wishing to stay with us. Check-in must be by 8:00PM. Please contact us for later check-ins.
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Mark Glen

Languages spoken

English, Japanese

Resident Pets

Cats , Dogs

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  • Time Served: 7:30 - 9:00
  • Serving Location: Lanai

Special meal options

Vegetarian / Vegan on request.

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