Release Number: 12/13
Guests will embrace their inner history buff for an up-close and personal tour of the ships, submarines and aircraft of Pearl Harbor
WAIKIKI, OAHU, HAWAII – Embark upon a powerful, immersive journey through World War II history with Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk’s new “Historic Pearl Harbor” package. With a four-night stay at Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk, guests will receive two full-day “Passport to Pearl Harbor” tour passes to visit and explore four Pearl Harbor Historic Sites, including the USS Arizona Memorial, the Battleship Missouri Memorial, the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park, and the Pacific Aviation Museum.
“Hawaii is a place of rich, unique history and we are excited to provide our guests the opportunity to explore it,” said Susan Koehler, director of sales and marketing for Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk. “With our ‘Historic Pearl Harbor’ package, guests will have the chance to remember, honor and understand how the surprise air attack of the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii was the catalyst to Americans officially entering World War II.”
Located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, 3,000 miles from the West Coast of America and 4,000 miles from Japan, Pearl Harbor serves as a central place to learn and reflect on America’s past. Salute America’s heroes by taking a tour through Hawaii’s number-one visitor destination, the USS Arizona Memorial. Embrace your call of duty and dive into the history of America’s Submarine Force by taking a tour through the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park, where visitors are able to experience what it was like to live and work aboard a World War II-era sub. Climb aboard the last U.S. battleship, the USS Missouri – affectionately referred to as the “Mighty Mo,” as she stands silent guard over Pearl Harbor. Lastly, guests can find their wings at the Pacific Aviation Museum and walk among actual vintage aircraft and take flight in the museum’s interactive combat flight simulator.
After your mission through the Pacific Historic Parks is complete, guests can declare victory and retreat back to their suite at Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk for some rest and relaxation.
A popular amenity enjoyed by all patrons of Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach is the daily complimentary, Full Cooked-to-Order breakfast that features traditional hot entrees and an extensive omelet station, as well as a nightly Poolside Reception* including complimentary beverages and snacks.
As Oahu’s only all-suite resort,each accommodation is appointed with design elements that capture Hawaii’s sense of place; with a private bedroom, separate living room, and mini-kitchen, guests have plenty of room to enjoy a restful escape. Wireless Internet is complimentary throughout the hotel and an upgraded fitness and business center is available 24-hours daily for registered guests.
TripAdvisor consistently ranks Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk in the top 10 out of nearly 100Honolulu hotels. Unsolicited comments from guests say it all: “Excellent value, incredible service, great location.” Come earn or redeem your Hilton HHonors points and see what everyone is raving about!
With Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk’s “Historic Pearl Harbor” package, guests can enjoy a stay starting at $319 per night with a four-night minimum stay. Reserve this package by consulting with your preferred travel professional or enter the promotional code PK8 when making reservations at www.EmbassySuitesWaikiki.com or over the phone at 1-800-EMBASSY. Rates are per suite, per night and taxes are not included. The rates and specials cannot be combined with other offers and are subject to availability and change.
More information about the “Passport to Pearl Harbor” tour passes from Embassy Suites-Waikiki Beach Walk’s “Historic Pearl Harbor” package can be found online at www.pearlharborhistoricsites.org/deals.