The Modern Honolulu Partners with Stash Hotel Rewards

Honolulu, HI  (  Today, The Modern Honolulu announced its partnership with Stash Hotel Rewards®, the largest loyalty program for independent hotels in the United States. Stash members will soon be able to earn and redeem points for free nights at one of the newest and most exciting luxury hotels in Hawaii, a top leisure destination for Stash travelers.

“Stash gives us the perfect way to say ‘Mahalo’ to our guests,” said Ben Rafter, President and CEO, Modern Management Services, the management company for The Modern Honolulu.  “Now we can reward our guests with a unique, customized experience at The Modern Honolulu, and make it easier for them to plan a future vacation to Hawaii or any of more than 150 other distinctive hotels and resorts that are part of Stash.”

Opened in 2010 after a $200 million renovation, The Modern Honolulu offers guests a private oasis in a cosmopolitan city, with stylish rooms highlighting the glittering city skyline and spectacular ocean views. Home to Iron Chef Morimoto’s celebrated new restaurant Morimoto Waikiki, the hotel’s understated elegance has earned acclaim for service and design during its opening year.

“Who doesn’t dream of an escape to Hawaii?” said Jeff Low, Founder and CEO, Stash Hotel Rewards.  “Surfboard sculptures, a hidden lounge, imported sand, and poolside snacks courtesy of Iron Chef Morimoto. The Modern Honolulu delivers a laid-back luxury that’s new to Waikiki. I’m not sure I’d ever leave the property.”

Guests of The Modern Honolulu can join Stash for free at  Stash members will earn 5 points for each dollar spent on eligible room rates and can redeem them at great independent hotels across North America, including theCaribbean and now Hawaii.  Stash points never expire, and  redemption is simple, without blackout dates or category restrictions found in many chain programs.  Stash partner hotels also provide members with exclusive travel deals.

About The Modern Honolulu

A cutting-edge lifestyle hotel where innovative design meets barefoot luxury, The Modern Honolulu debuted in October 2010overlooking one of America’s finest beaches on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. The Modern Honolulu exudes care-free luxury and is brilliantly laid back: both stilettos and slippers are welcome. The 353-room urban resort is noted for its chic-not-overdone design, friendly service, and unparalleled guest experiences in a world-class destination like Waikiki. These include a restaurant by Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto; the elegant lobby bar, entered through a revolving bookcase; a unique Sunrise Pool with lushly landscaped gardens; and an exclusive Sunset Pool with spectacular views of the Pacific. For more information and reservations, visit or call 866-970-4131.

About Stash Hotel Rewards

Stash Hotel Rewards frees travelers from the uninspired offerings of existing hotel reward programs by making it easy to break free from big, bland hotel chains and stay at amazing hotels.  Stash was founded on a belief in the happiness-producing power of traveling to places that convey a unique and interesting story – places with soul. It’s a belief that is shared with the independent hoteliers and the independently-minded travelers the company was created to serve.  Launched in May 2010, Stash was founded by a team of travel and e-commerce veterans from Expedia, Amazon, Microsoft, and Zillow. Stash is headquartered in Palo Alto with offices in Seattle and Miami.  Travelers can easily sign up for a free account at

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