Check into an Ocean Front Suite at THE MODERN HONOLULU and wake up to the most incredible views of the Pacific Ocean right from your bed. Guest rooms feature a sleek minimalist design with plenty of natural light and marble spa bathrooms. Ask for one of the rooms with a private terrace where you can sip a cocktail while you watch the sunset. For an extra treat, book the fabulous Penthouse Suite with a 1,500-square-foot wraparound terrace where you can have romantic honeymoon dinners. The Penthouse Suite has its own entertainment center, library, dining room, kitchen and master bedroom.
The resort has stunning outdoor pool decks. Sunrise Pool & Bar has lounge chairs in the shallow areas so that you can sunbathe surrounded by water. Sunset Pool & Bar features a private man-made beach and an ocean view bar. The pool is surrounded by teak lounges, daybeds and hammocks, perfect for relaxing with a view. The Study is a stylish indoor space next to the lobby where you can eat, drink and socialize.
Morimoto Waikiki serves a contemporary Japanese menu created by Iron Chef Morimoto. Sample a fresh selection of Hawaiian seafood, island grown fruit and vegetables. After dinner, head to the Addiction Nightclub where you can dance the night away under a custom designed light sculpture with 40,000 antique light bulbs. The hotel has a spa with four treatment rooms and a fitness center. Rooms start at $279 per night; suites from $479 (855-970-4161, website).
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