Ohia Waikiki Hotel Completes Renovations and Joins Aqua Brand | Business Wire

<p>HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aqua-Aston Hospitality, an operating business of Interval Leisure Group

(Nasdaq: IILG), announced the completion of renovations to the Aqua Ohia

Waikiki. With the extensive upgrades to its guest rooms and public

spaces, the property joins the popular Aqua Hotels &. Resorts portfolio.

Located in the heart of Waikiki, the 17-story, 251-room hotel reopened

in July 2015 as part of the Lite Hotels group, aimed at budget-conscious

travelers coming to Oahu. The most recent renovations include a full

renovation of the lobby and front desk, updated pool area, new public

area bathrooms, new corridor carpets throughout the hotel, room

enhancements featuring upgraded furniture, exterior building

enhancements, as well as other improvements to the common spaces. In

line with Aqua brand standards, additional guest amenities have also

been introduced such as the popular shuttle service, free use of beach

chairs and towels, complimentary DVD rentals. A complimentary weekly

Manager’s Reception where guests can sample the hotel’s signature

cocktail, the Ohia Island Tea. All of these improvements have elevated

the hotel rating.

Starting this month, guests can take advantage of the fully renovated

tiki bar and restaurant, Big Kahuna Waikiki, offering Hawaiian-style pub

food and tropical cocktails in a casual setting.

The hotel is located at 2280 Kuhio Avenue, just across the street from

the new International Marketplace (opening August 25, 2016), two blocks

to the world-famous Waikiki Beach and within walking distance to the

area’s best shops, restaurants and entertainment. Room rates start at

$99. For more information and to book, visit www.ohiahotel.com

or call (855)747-0760.

About Ohia Waikiki

With cheerful colors and tropical design cues, the newly renovated

accommodations at Aqua Ohia Waikiki range from hotel rooms to studios

and junior suites, each with a private lanai and kitchenette with a

four-burner stove and oven. Amenities include a fully renovated on-site

restaurant, a new lobby seating area. A swimming pool and sundeck.

About Aqua-Aston Hospitality

From full-service resorts and stylish hotels to condominium resorts and

comfortable budget properties in Hawaii and the continental United

States, Honolulu-based Aqua-Aston Hospitality manages nearly 50

properties across five distinct brands designed to suit any lifestyle,

taste or budget – Aston Hotels &. Resorts, Instinct Hotel Collection,

Aqua Hotels &. Resorts, Lite Hotels and Maui Condo and Home. Aqua-Aston

Hospitality is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc.

(Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of non-traditional lodging,

encompassing a portfolio of leisure businesses from vacation exchange

and rental to vacation ownership. For more information about Aqua-Aston

Hospitality, visit www.aqua-aston.com.

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