Hawaii Ritz-Carlton in Waikiki now accepting reservations By Shane Nelson / April 29, 2016 Share 1 Rendering of the infinity pool at the Ritz-Carlton Waikiki Beach. -- The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach began accepting reservations on April 28. Located a few blocks from the beach, the property offers travelers residential studio accommodations and one-, two- and three-bedroom layouts, along with penthouse options, all featuring full kitchens and en suite laundry facilities. The luxury condo-hotel’s first high-rise tower, with 307 total units, will offer guests a large infinity pool, located near a bar and grill, and a Ritz-Carlton Spa. Other on-property dining options will include the BLT Market, opening in June, plus summertime openings Sushi Sho, run by sushi chef Keiji Nakazawa, and Dean & Deluca. The Waikiki property is the first Ritz-Carlton on Oahu and the second in Hawaii, joining the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua on Maui.The condo-hotel’s second high-rise tower is currently under construction and will house around 250 units when work wraps up, likely in 2018.