#MahaloMonday: Eric Tiu
Eric Tiu at the Splash Bar is not just a great bartender when you’re craving a tropical cocktail, he’s also the go to guy whenever a guest is looking for something fun to do. From beach recommendations to hikes, restaurants and more, he’s always willing to help you plan your perfect day exploring Waikiki and beyond.
“I love to travel and it’s always fun to talk to our guests and see what they have planned for their vacation in Hawaii. They always ask for recommendations too so over the years I’ve created a mental list of things to do and places to check out I can share with them” says Tiu. He goes on to explain, “At the end of the day we want to make sure the guests are having a fun vacation and if we can help mkae it memorable that makes us at the Splash Bar feel great!”
Eric is just one of the many friendly faces at the Splash Bar and we promise you won’t be disappointed if you decide to stop by next time you’re in Waikiki! Keep reading for Eric’s recommendations for what to do and where to go when you visit Oahu, plus what it means to him to #GoBeyond.
Q: What does it mean to Go Beyond? A: “Going beyond is all about making the guest feel welcomed and making their day better, especially if they’re having a bad day!”
Q: What’s your favorite thing about working at the Splash Bar? A: “Getting to meet visitors from all over the world and hearing about their time in Hawai’i.”
Q: What’s your favorite drink to make at the Splash Bar? A: I like the Fu Man Chi, it has a haupia (coconut) creme we put on top and it’s so good!”
Q: What’s so special about the Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel? A: We have a great team and the best guests who come back and visit us every year. We all become friends at the Splash Bar.”
Q: What’s your favorite beach on the island? A: “Probably Waimea Beach on the North Shore when the waves aren’t too big. You have to check out the North Shore when you visit Oahu.”