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The opening of Espacio in Waikiki caters to Hawaii’s strong luxury hotel market

  • Video by Dennis Oda / doda@staradvertiser.com

    Espacio The Jewel of Waikiki will open Sept. 7 after undergoing what some hotel industry experts have called the state's most expensive per-unit remodel at nearly $5.6 million for each suite.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Espacio, the Jewel of Waikiki, is expected to open Sept. 7. The former Aston Waikiki Beachside Hotel was converted into nine ultraluxury suites, which will go for $3,000 to $10,000 per night. Emma Wo took in the view from the top floor during a hotel tour last month.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Espacio, the Jewel of Waikiki, is expected to open Sept. 7. The former Aston Waikiki Beachside Hotel was converted into nine ultraluxury suites, which will go for $3,000 to $10,000 per night. Above, one of the bedrooms.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The units at Espacio span entire floors and come with concierge, butler and car service. Pictured here is the living room in the penthouse.

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