Industry Update
Press Release12 June 2012

Joie de Vivre Hotels Takes Over Management Of Coconut Waikiki Hotel In Honolulu

Coconut Waikiki is the First of Two Hawaii Properties Joining Boutique Hotelier's Collection

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collection of boutique hotels. The property is the first Joie de Vivre hotel in Hawaii and marks the management company's ongoing expansion outside of California.


The 81-room Coconut Waikiki Hotel ( offers guests a colorful, contemporary twist on classic Waikiki style with an art deco-inspired design. Located just three blocks from the world famous Waikiki Beach, the hotel provides easy access to Waikiki's array of shops, restaurants and nightlife as well as the beach. Guest rooms feature free Wi-Fi, private lanai and views of the Koolau Mountains or Waikiki.

The hotel has an intimate pool area with a wrap-around deck, a business center and a 24-hour fitness center. Complimentary deluxe hot breakfast is served daily. For more information or to book, visit Rates start at $139 per night.

Joie de Vivre will introduce its second Waikiki property at the end of the year. The hotel is currently being managed by Joie de Vivre and operated as the Seaside Hotel Waikiki ( The hotel will be renamed once it joins the Joie de Vivre collection upon completion of the renovation currently underway.

About Commune Hotels & Resorts

Formed in October 2011, Commune Hotels & Resorts is an international, multi-brand lifestyle hotel management company which manages and operates Thompson Hotels, a luxury lifestyle brand; Joie de Vivre Hotels, a collection of independently branded boutique hotels; and tommie, a new, micro-lifestyle brand launching in 2015. The San Francisco-based company manages more than 40 hotels and resorts across the U.S., Canada, and Europe, and is expanding its portfolio while establishing a presence in Mexico. For more information, please visit

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