The Royal Hawaiian
Honolulu Oahu 96815-2515
For a taste of Hawaiian history, head to the Royal Hawaiian -- this bright pink building is a Waikiki icon, founded in 1927 and recently given a multi-million-dollar renovation. Luxurious rooms overlook either the ocean or the hotel's colorful tropical gardens. Complimentary perks include Wi-Fi, two bottled waters per day, coffee and tea in the lobby, and daily cultural activities.