Aloha! The lush rainforests, multi-tiered waterfalls, blue lagoons, and awe-inspiring volcanoes make Hawaii the perfect romantic retreat, family getaway or bucket-list trip. Experience the unique personality and spirit of Hawaii’s six main islands, along with some of the top-ranked beaches in the U.S., if not the world. Swim with dolphins off the Kona Coast or enjoy the secluded beaches of Molokai and Lanai. Witness a spectacular sunrise from atop Haleakala Crater and an equally breathtaking sunset over Waimea Canyon. Island-hopping affords travelers the optimal opportunity to explore multiple islands and short, inter-island flights make that easy and affordable. No visit is complete without trying a few delicious Hawaiian specialties like shave ice and a hot Malasada donut.
Home to Honolulu, Waikiki Beach, and over 85% of the state’s population, Oahu is the most populous and developed island in Hawaii. Enjoy Honolulu’s vibrant nightlife, diverse cultural events, and interesting shops. Hike to the top of Diamond Head; visit the emotionally riveting USS Arizona National Memorial at Pearl Harbor, commemorating the infamous WWII battle; walk the hallowed halls of Iolani Palace, the only official palace in the U.S.; surf the perfect wave on the North Shore; and doze off in hammocks on beaches beneath the Ko’olau and Waianae Mountain ranges.
The Kahala Hotel & Resort
With its legendary service, noteworthy amenities and idyllic location, The Kahala Hotel & Resort has earned countless awards and accolades over the years including #2 ranking in Conde Nast Traveler 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards Top Hotels in Hawaii; Travel + Leisure 2020 World’s Best Awards, Best Resort Hotels in Hawaii, #9 in Oahu; Forbes Travel Guide 2020 Star Award—Oahu Four-Star Hotels; and TripAdvisor 2020 Traveler’s Choice Award.
Relax and unwind in the most tranquil of surroundings—wake up every morning to stunning views of the majestic Ko’olau Mountains or be just footsteps away from the beach. Select from a wide range of lavish, comfortable accommodations featuring fine finishes, luxurious bathrooms and a choice of scenic, dolphin lagoon or ocean views.
Come face-to-face with a family of playful Atlantic Bottlenose dolphins in the property’s ocean water lagoon through a variety of fee-based programs. Lounge on the beautiful white sand beach, take a dip in the resort’s stunning ocean-front swimming pool or relish the seaside views with a complimentary shoreline bike ride. Pool and beach rentals include kayaks, snorkel gear and boogie boards; tennis and golf can be arranged off-site.
Work out on the fitness center’s high-tech equipment while appreciating the incredible ocean views. Enjoy access to nine private spa treatment suites at The Kahala Spa, each with a personal relaxation area, changing area, shower and bath. Qualified therapists, embracing Hawaiian culture and techniques, are on hand to carry out dozens of superlative treatments beginning with the signature Ho‘omaka Foot Ritual.
Under the direction of Executive Chef Jonathan Mizukami, the award-winning cuisine at The Kahala embraces a diverse blend of Honolulu restaurant trends and cultural influences. Choose Hoku’s for contemporary island cuisine, Plumeria Beach House for open-air, all day dining, The Veranda for cocktails and evening appetizers, Seaside Grill for outdoor dining and ocean views, or Arancino for quality Italian fare.
Preserve the memories of your vacation in paradise with a fun beach portrait session compliments of the Kahala Hotel & Resort. This 45-minute shoot on the scenic grounds of the resort requires no hourly fee, sitting fee or minimum purchase; only purchase the images you like best.
The Royal Hawaiian Resort Waikiki
Built in 1927, The Royal Hawaiian, known as “The Pink Palace of The Pacific,”
is a landmark on world-renowned Waikikī Beach. This legendary resort is an icon of inimitable luxury and grandeur with unrivalled panoramic views of Diamond Head, Waikiki Beach and the sparkling Pacific Ocean. One of just 65 of the world’s finest hotels and resorts featured in The Luxury Collection Resorts, The Royal Hawaiian is synonymous with exceptional service, distinctive amenities, and delicious, authentic cuisine.
The Royal Hawaiian effortlessly blends modern comfort, indigenous accents and refined luxury. Every one of the resort’s 528 rooms offers guests a haven of luxury and comfort. Enjoy classic Hawaiian design elements and entirely new furnishings in the Historic Building and simple, stylish modern décor in the Tower. Mailani Tower guests (Mailani is the Hawaiian word meaning “treated in a royal manner”) have their own reception area and exclusive access to the Mailani Lounge. Consider a stay in a Prestige Suite, offering oceanfront views, spacious dining and living areas, and premium services.
Amenities include 24-hour room service, private beachfront cabanas, valet parking, doctors-on-call, florist, currency exchange service, concierge service, laundry and dry cleaning and multi-lingual staff. Learn the basics of Hawaiian quilting and the art of floral lei making. Sign up for numerous fee-based beach activities such as surf lessons, outrigger canoe tours, stand up paddling, and catamaran rides. Guests have two pool options—the quiet, intimate Malulani Pool, an oasis fronting Waikiki Beach with luxurious lounge chairs and over-sized umbrellas, and the Helumoa Playground (shared with Sheraton Waikiki), perfect for kids and families. And of course, the beach is footsteps away!
A highlight of a stay at The Royal Hawaiian is the traditional Aha’ Aina luau, a mesmerizing evening of music, dance and traditional cuisine. Guests can also indulge in a relaxing massage in a private cabana under a canopy of tropical flora, tropical facials, body wraps and cocoons, nail and hair salon services, and more at the Abhasa Waikiki spa.
The Royal Hawaiian showcases continental classics and contemporary Hawaiian cuisines that draw inspiration from the ocean’s daily bounty and locally grown ingredients. Dining options include the beachside Mai Tai Bar, the Azure restaurant, and the Surf Lanai, an upscale beachside restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, where guests can dine on classic dishes with tropical accents. For a confectionary treat, stop in at the Royal Hawaiian Bakery offering everything from The Royal Hawaiian’s famous banana bread and classic freshly baked desserts to custom-created cakes.
Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach
Commonly referred to as the “First Lady of Waikiki,” the historic Moana Surfrider first opened its doors in 1901. The resort is a unique blend of Victorian elegance and contemporary comfort located just steps from legendary Waikiki Beach and within walking distance of Honolulu’s world class shopping, dining and entertainment attractions.
Given its prime beachfront location, guests of the Moana Surfrider have numerous water and beach activities to choose from. Whether its parasailing and catamaran cruises or surfing and snorkeling, the beach always beckons. Relax at the beautiful outdoor pool or pump up your adrenaline with a workout in the state-of-the-art fitness center.
Craving a bit of pampering? The Moana Lani Spa holds the proud distinction of being the only oceanfront spa in Waikiki, a tranquil place where Hawaiian healing techniques and innovative spa rituals inspire the spirit. Sooth your mind and body with indulgent services including body wraps, facials, manicures/pedicures, couple’s massage, hair & scalp treatments, massages, steam room, eye treatments, makeup services and men’s services.
Start your day with a savory breakfast at the Victorian-inspired Veranda at the Beachhouse under the canopy of a huge, historic banyan tree. Listen to the gentle waves along Waikiki beach while enjoying a casual lunch or dinner and tropical drinks at The Beach Bar. Grab healthy on-the-go specialty coffees, fresh-baked pastries, fruit, acai bowls, salads and sandwiches featuring locally sourced ingredients at the Surfrider Café. Enjoy a modern take on refined waterfront dining amid stately Victorian architecture at the Beachhouse at Moana known for its menu comprised of fresh Oahu ingredients, island-inspired classics, succulent seafood and the finest cuts of steak. Vintage 1901, located on the veranda and overlooking a magnificent banyan tree, is a wine-centric bar and lounge boasting an extensive selection of wines, artisan beers and light bites. And finally, the private Beach Club Lounge features awe-inspiring waterfront dining, continental breakfast spread, evening cocktails and snacks and beverages throughout the day.
A common saying is “Maui no ka ‘oi,” or “Maui is the best,” and indeed, Maui is Hawaii’s most popular island. Whether you just want to lounge on the sandy shores of Big Beach, perfect your swing on a championship golf course, drive the scenic Road to Hana, spot humpback whales in Lahaina Harbor, take a surfing lesson or zipline through the jungle, Maui truly has it all! With its stunning waterfalls, magnificent sunrises from atop Haleakala Crater, and cobalt blue waters, it is no wonder Maui is one of the world’s top romantic honeymoon and vacation destinations.
Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort
Escape to the Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort, a premier hotel that has redefined modern-day luxury. Located on the exclusive southwestern shore of Maui on fifteen acres of private beachfront, the Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort, built in 2013, is contemporary in its design, with a lavish beach house vibe in mind. The structure is defined by chic clean lines, complimented by the clever use of natural materials and native decor. Local artistry is featured throughout the common spaces and guest rooms allow visitors to tap into the local culture and spirit of the island.
Embrace tranquility as you enter the resort through the “floating” Zen-like marble corridor stretching across an entrancing reflection pool. The magnificent open-air lobby overwhelms the senses with natural light and captivating, uninterrupted views of an unspoiled coastline and salted sea breezes.
Modern guest rooms are spacious, simply designed with teak furniture and sliding plantation-style shutters. Each room features a private lanai and a rain shower, both offering beautiful tropical views of the surrounding landscape. The Andaz Maui offers world-class amenities; three ocean-facing, cascading infinity pools; a saltwater lagoon; private cabanas and an adult tranquility pool. The premier ‘Awili Spa and Salon in Wailea offers a signature apothecary care experience. The state-of-the-art 24-hr. fitness center offers the latest Matrix fitness and strength training equipment. Sunset guided meditation, outdoor yoga and Pilates classes are offered daily.
The Andaz Maui is a great choice for those traveling with families and pets! There are 11 villas on property, each with a gourmet Miele kitchen and a private outdoor space with plunge pool and Viking outdoor grill. There are a variety of family activities and experiences from sea life explorations to stand-up paddle boarding and ukulele lessons.
All guests are encouraged to take advantage of complimentary amenities such as hula dancing, lei-making, coconut husking, poolside mixology classes and guided Outrigger Canoe Paddle tours. When ready to explore the beautiful Wailea landscape a car service is at your disposal.
Renowned farm-to-table dining allows guests to savor the tropical flavors of the Hawaiian Islands. Share authentic, seasonal cuisine with a modern twist at the award-winning Ka’ana Kitchen. Take in the Wailea sunset amidst infinity waterfall pools with a craft cocktail at the Lehua Lounge. Enjoy lunch by the lagoon pool or pick up grab-and-go goods from the 24-hour Mokapu Market for an island picnic. Highly acclaimed celebrity icon chef Masaharu Morimoto, uses locally sourced ingredients from Hawaii to embark on a distinct culinary style that blends Western and Japanese traditions.
Before you leave the island, attend the Feast at Mokapu, Maui’s newest most exclusive luxury luau experience, an authentic interactive beachfront Polynesian luau right at the resort!
The Fairmont Kea Lani
The Fairmont Kea Lani is an oceanfront paradise set on 22-acres of pristine beachfront in Wailea, Maui. Kea Lani, meaning “heavenly white,” is literally a white kingdom-like structure surrounded by lush, oasis-inspired tropical landscapes, impeccably kept gardens and koi ponds.
Well-designed suites and villas are extremely spacious with a one-bedroom suite comfortably accommodating a family of four. Take in breathtaking views of the ocean or mountainside from your private lanai, furnished for outdoor dining and lounging, which can be accessed from both the bedroom and living space. Villas offer residential-like living spaces with a full gourmet kitchen, dining area, private courtyard with a plunge pool and barbeque grill. Impressive luxe marbled bathrooms feature plunge bathtubs, separate showers and Rose 31 toiletries.
Plan for a perfect pool day—the resort features three swimming pools, including one adults-only pool. The two lagoon-style family pools are connected by a 140-ft. waterslide. The serenity pool, located in a separate area, grants adults total privacy.
Discover the award-winning Willow Stream Spa which offers a full menu of locally inspired experiences combined with the latest in spa technology to provide the ultimate retreat. Inspire your energy. A wellness program connects travelers to the activities they are passionate about while enjoying Wailea’s tropical surroundings, unique culture and distinct mana (energy) of the island. Fitness activities include yoga, mind body barre and boot camp. Incorporate full-service water sports and ocean activities into your island stay including scuba diving, standup paddle boarding, kayaking and surfing.
Noteworthy five-star dining can be enjoyed at the Fairmont Kea Lani’s award-winning restaurants and bars. Dine alfresco at the acclaimed Kea Lani Restaurant. For dinner, Executive Chef Tylun Pang leads the culinary masterpiece of Kō restaurant in Wailea. The expansive menu features island family recipes that have been passed down for generations.
The Kea Lani has a complimentary Hawaiian Cultural program. The outrigging canoe experience is not to be missed. Join paddlers in E Ala E, a traditional Hawaiian sunrise chant to welcome the dawn of a new day. Families are invited to take part in the daily fish feeding at the Koi Pond and often take part in Hawaiian Culture Selfie Scavenger Hunts. Traditional torch lighting ceremonies are preformed nightly.
The Four Seasons Maui
Perfectly located on the famed golden sand beach of Wailea, this premier 15-acre property is framed by glistening turquoise blue waters and impeccably kept gardens, punctuated by magnificent signature fountains. The grand open-air lobby boasts a tropical contemporary design filled with warm sea breezes and natural light. The lobby features a Hawaiian-inspired art collection. Colorful floral arrangements fill the atrium. Upon your arrival you are greeted with a traditional lei, a warm smile and a signature refreshment. Rest assured that every detail of your stay will be handled by the Four Season’s exceptional first-in-class staff.
Guest rooms are modern and well-appointed, featuring signature Four Season beds equipped with temperature-regulation technology and a pillow menu. Enjoy tropical views from your personal lanai. Bathrooms provide a spa-like feel with bathtub, separate shower, plush linens and luxury bath amenities.
Revel in a variety of exquisite culinary experiences at the resort’s three restaurants. DUO restaurant features an eclectic breakfast and lunch menu. At night, steak and seafood lovers can enjoy a casual setting and live entertainment as Chef Hyrin Salaguinto and her team prepare your meal in their show kitchen. For modern Italian fare there is no finer place than Ferraro’s Bar E’ Ristorante, Wailea’s only oceanfront restaurant. Finally, at Master Chef Wolfgang Puck’s Hawaiian outpost, a Forbes Four Star and AAA Four Diamond restaurant, sit down to a fusion of Hawaiian and California cuisine.
The Spa at the Four Seasons Maui is enveloped by Maui’s Natural beauty. Massages are offered in traditional open-air hales (thatched treatment huts) next to the ocean with spectacular views of Wailea Beach.
At the Four Seasons Maui, guests experience a wide variety of complimentary services, amenities and activities. There are sixty-seven cabanas across the resort and twenty-two oceanfront sanctuaries. A weekly roster of activities includes paddle boarding, guided SUP yoga, outrigger canoe paddling, and a local art exhibit. Gym enthusiasts will enjoy a well-equipped fitness center complete with Peloton bikes. Tennis players can improve their serve on one of the two sand-filled synthetic grass Nova’Pro tennis courts.
Finally, when you’re ready to venture off property, allow one of the experts from the Four Season’s Concierge team to custom tailor a once-in-a-lifetime, over-the-top experience for you. A variety of suggested adventures include a Wine & Fire culinary adventure, a Kona Coffee Helicopter Tour and a whale watching photo excursion.
The Hotel Wailea is an intimate 5-star oasis, the only luxury adults-only resort in Hawaii. Perched 300-feet above the sea overlooking Maui’s spectacular southern coastline, this peaceful oasis occupies 15-acres of exquisitely manicured landscaping. Nestled within a lush tropical hillside, Hotel Wailea boasts exclusive unobstructed ocean views, breathtaking mountain scenery, cascading waterfalls and Zen-inspired gardens. A perfect locale, with convenient access to island adventures by day and luxurious tranquility by night, Hotel Wailea has been proclaimed as “One of the Best Designed Hotels’ by Architectural Digest and voted by Conde Nast Traveler as one of the “Top 21 Most Romantic Hotels in the World.”
Suites can be defined as mini-luxury retreats. Design highlights include European white-washed oak hardwood planks and Paracas Tavertine stone throughout. Kitchenettes are comprised of Italian granite countertops and custom-crafted Hawaiian Ohia wood cabinetry and doors. Full living room spaces have their own unique aesthetic and lead out to a private lanai. Bathrooms are spacious, with deep soaking tubs, rain showers, plush robes and Molton Brown toiletries.
Exclusive guest privileges and amenities include a personal concierge dedicated to making your stay an unforgettable one. Enjoy 24-hr. access to the open-air fitness studio featuring Peloton stationary bikes and top-of-the-line Technogym equipment. Most impressive are the touchless Tesla Model X house vehicles available for guest use within the Wailea area.
The Cabanas Pool & Lounge at Hotel Wailea is another standout amenity offered in paradise. The outdoor pool features a large pool deck with chic furniture, a hot tub and ample chaise lounges and umbrellas. Five complimentary living room-styled cabanas are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Here you can relax with hand-crafted cocktails, locally sourced fare and attentive service. When the day turns to night, unwind by the firepit under a canopy of stars or enjoy a dip in the hot tub.
Make it a beach day. Pack a picnic lunch or have the concierge arrange one for you! Nearby Wailea Beach is one of the best swimming and snorkeling beaches in Hawaii. A plethora of water activities can be enjoyed such as paddle-boarding, Hobe cat sailing and canoeing. Excellent snorkeling adventures await as you explore the vibrant reefs outlining the bay. The hotel provides a free Mercedes-Benz shuttle to the beach club with free chairs, towels and bottled water.
The Restaurant at Hotel Wailea offers an unparalleled alfresco dining experience, offering sweeping views of three Hawaiian Islands. Executive Chef Jonathan De Paz’s “culinary casual” fare reflects the best of the islands’ colors, scents and tastes. Guests are invited to select from a three or five-course prix fixe menu.
The Westin Maui Resort & Spa
The Westin Maui Resort & Spa has completed a spectacular transformation of its 12-acre tropical paradise. Set along a pristine stretch of North Ka’anapali Beach, the property offers a distinctive blend of resort and villa-style living. The grounds are magnificently manicured, comprised of cascading waterfalls and lush gardens.
Hōkūpa‘a is an exclusive, newly redesigned tower at the Westin Maui. Hokupaa guests will be treated to exclusive access to The Lānai at Hōkūpa’a with panoramic views, daily breakfast, a private bar, infinity edge cocktail pools and cultural experiences. Guest rooms are well-appointed and spacious, each with private lanais, luxury bedding and bath amenities.
Each day offers new experiences. Begin your morning with a jog along one of RunWestin’s three-mile routes or practice yoga while facing the outer Maui islands on the sprawling beach lawn. Afterwards, pick your spot at one of the six outdoor pools including two connecting pools with swim-through waterfalls, a newly designed family pool and a dedicated adults-only pool or head down to the beach and learn how to surf, paddle board or snorkel along the crystal blue coastline.
Finish your day with a Hawaiian Lomi-Lomi massage at the award-winning Heavenly Spa, a unique wellness sanctuary with a full range of specialty spa treatments based on health and beauty practices of Hawaii. Each element of your spa visit is designed to stimulate the senses and nourish both body and mind.
In the evening, get a taste of Hawaiian culture and enjoy a signature dining experience. Staged outdoors amidst a scenic garden setting alongside Ka’anapali Beach, an entertaining luau performance and dinner show is held on-site, showcasing stories of demi-god Maui. Another culinary experience not to be missed, inspired by the art of storytelling, takes place at Hale Moolelo, a spacious outdoor bar. Seven handcrafted cocktails, each intertwined to a moolelo (story) about Maui, are paired with ono (delicious) local cuisine. On days you wish to head off property, there are bike rentals and a complimentary shuttle service to the historic town of Lahaina, where you will find shopping, dining, nightlife and sightseeing.
The Big Island
Go from tropical rainforests to alpine meadows, and from black sand beaches to snowcapped mountains, all in one amazing place. The Island of Hawaii’s diverse landscape is an adventurer’s paradise. Snorkel with manta rays on the Kona Coast, watch molten lava flow from Kilauea in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, and swim alongside green sea turtles and dolphins. Wander the royal grounds of Pu’uhonua Honaunau National Historical Park; tour a Kona coffee farm; and wiggle your toes in vibrant gold and green sand as an ocean breeze gently sways the palm trees.
Fairmont Orchid, a AAA Four Diamond luxury resort, is situated on the Kohala Coast on the Big Island. Named best hotel on Hawaii Island by USA Today’s 10 Best Reader’s Choice Awards 2019, the resort radiates warmth and serenity. This family-friendly hotel has 540 spacious guest rooms, an exclusive Fairmont Gold concierge floor, and activities aplenty. Upon arrival, replenish your soul with a massage at Fairmont Orchid’s award-winning spa. Experience a leisurely stroll with pleasant ocean breezes and soak in the floral aroma that fills the air during your stay at Fairmont Orchid.
Fairmont Orchid has a spectacular oceanfront setting with incomparable cuisine options. Reserve a table under a canopy of swaying palms for a private dining experience is at Brown’s Beach House. Hale Kai Restaurant, located poolside, offers refreshing lunches, tropical drinks, and sunset views. Finally, Brown’s Deli features a lunch menu, delicatessen style, to be appreciated on the beach.
Take advantage of the endless activities found on the island. Rest on Anaehoomalu Beach, Kaunaoa Beach, or Panaluu Black Sand Beach, where beachgoers feel at home. Challenge someone to a tennis match at the full-service Hawaii Tennis Center or play a round of golf at The Mauna Lani Golf Course.
Fairmont Orchid guests can enjoy the gorgeous tropical garden, partial ocean, or oceanfront views during their stay. Guest rooms feature private lanai’s, air-conditioning, Fairmont toiletries, coffee makers, marble bathrooms, and impeccable sunset backdrops. Staying in one of the Fairmont Gold rooms provides access to complimentary breakfast on the private concierge floor. With five different suites and varying layouts, these luxurious accommodations allow for expansive views, private bedrooms, living rooms with French doors, and walk-in closets.
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection
This oceanfront playground is a dream destination. Kauna’Oa Bay beckons you to stay at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, where large accommodations, sophisticated ambiance, and a serene setting await. This luxury resort has a championship golf course, award-winning tennis courts, a great dining scene, and beach activities for all. Refresh your mind and body at Mandara Spa, create memories on iconic beaches, and soak in life’s simple pleasures in one of the 252 guest rooms with breathtaking views.
Begin your day at the open-air Manta Restaurant, where chefs prepare culinary delights. Settle into one of Hawaii’s favorite spots, Copper Bar, where you can enjoy a variety of tapas while taking in panoramic views of the Kohala Coast. Watch the elusive green flash at sunset while savoring casual fare and relaxed dinners at Hau Tree.
End your day in one of the panoramic ocean view rooms or a room overlooking Mauna Kea’s golf course. Elevated amenities include L’Occitane bath products, soaking tubs and in-room dining. Drift off to sleep enveloped by luxurious bedding with soft pillows, comfy linens, and thick mattresses. With an array of room designs to choose from, many feature a balcony where you admire the sunrise each morning.
Check into the well-appointed fitness center at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, attend a yoga class, or go on an incredible hike on the Ala Kahakai Historic Trail. For additional island adventures, swim in tropical waterfalls, zipline over rainforests, take a helicopter tour, or try horseback riding. Day trips include Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Pu-uhonua National Historical Park, or Akaka Falls State Park. There is no shortage of things to do while staying at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel!
Mauna Lani Point
Bespoke villas, a lively plaza, and oceanfront rentals—it must be Mauna Lani Point. Watch the blue and white waves crash against black lava cliffs, admire the perfectly manicured fairways of Mauna Lani Golf Course, and appreciate the tropical journey you’ve embarked on. Spend your days lounging on soft white, gold, and green sand near Mauna Lani Point. Mauna Lani provides a wealth of resort activities, refined amenities, and world-class concierge services.
The rooms at Mauna Lani Point feature a full bath for each bedroom, a private lanai, open floor plans, and more. You’ll adore the gourmet kitchen, spacious living room, and stunning dining area. Choose from one, two, or three-bedrooms with a fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, and king-sized master bedroom. You’ll want this vacation to last forever. Guests have access to a private Beach Club where they will be mesmerized by colorful sea life, coral gardens, and secluded swimming areas. Take a dip in the heated swimming pool or the whirlpool spa at the Mauna Lani Point Entertainment Pavilion while you watch the evening sunset.
Fun-filled adventures will occupy your days. Go fluming in a kayak as you float down a century’s-old waterway through tunnels carved from lava. Swim with manta rays and dolphins at night as you watch them glide beneath the ocean. Enjoy a local treat as you celebrate the flavor of Kona coffee on a farm tour. Make time to visit the ancient Puako Petroglyph Archeological Preserve, where you will see over 3,000 petroglyphs dating back to 1200 AD.
Hungry after a long day in the sun? Order groceries to prepare in your suite’s full-service kitchen ahead of time and skip the line— Foodland Farms offers online ordering and pick-up. Not feeling like your own chef? Make a reservation at Napua at the Mauna Lani Beach Club or CahnoeHouse, both offering delicious choices. Napua is known for integrating ancient Hawaiin fare into contemporary dishes. CanhoeHouse is a soulful blend of sea and land.
The oldest of the Hawaiian Islands, Kauai’s natural beauty is unmatched. Here you can kayak down the Wailua River, one of the only navigable rivers in Hawaii; explore the Coconut Coast; hike up “The Grand Canyon of the Pacific,” Waimea Canyon; and snuggle close with the one you love on secluded, white-sand beaches. Romance and adventure are sure to flourish amongst the lush greenery and tropical plants of Kauai.
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
Book a magical stay at Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa on the sunny southern shores of Kauai. This Hawaiian oasis is replete with gardens, pools, ocean dining, a championship golf course, and private lanais attached to each guest room. Explore the breathtaking island of Kauai while ensconced at this centrally located resort. Seek adventure and renew your body, mind, and soul in one of Hawaii’s most natural outdoor settings.
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa invites you to dine at various restaurants found on the property. Start your day with breakfast and a gorgeous view at Ilima Terrace and Seaview Terrace, then end with romantic open-air steak and seafood fare at Tidepools. Stevenson’s Library is the place to go for sushi and spirits. For a more relaxing meal, Hale Nalu is conveniently situated poolside, where you will enjoy the heart of this vintage surf shack while savoring fish tacos and salads. After everyone is satisfied, lounge away at Grand Hyatt’s Kauai Resort & Spa award-winning multi-level pool and the saltwater lagoon. Reserve your own cabana, sip on a chilled cocktail, and let the stress melt away.
Unwind amidst refined furnishings and design elements at Grand Hyatt’s Kauai Resort & Spa. Select between spacious suites and rooms with beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean or the resort’s verdant gardens. You’ll enjoy the elegant living spaces, private patio or lanai, dry bar, and a work area as well. Use your Nespresso® machine in the morning, slip on your complimentary robe and slippers, then watch the sun rise from the comfort of your own room.
Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu, Autograph Collection
Indulge your senses at Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu, Autograph Collection in Kauai. Bright turquoise waters caress golden sandy beaches along the emerald cliffs of Napali. Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu can be found on the sunny southern shores of Kauai. Filled with world-famous beaches, thrilling outdoor activities, and outstanding accommodations, it is no wonder that people continue to return to this exotic landscape time and time again.
Situated on 25 acres of tropical landscape, this secluded resort is charming and sophisticated. Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu’s lagoon-style pool has been voted the best pool in America by USA Today’s 10 Best. With multiple jacuzzies, a waterfall grotto, and poolside cabanas, what’s not to love!
The resort’s full-service concierge team is available to assist with all your needs. Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu ensures an unforgettable stay with every possible amenity at your fingertips. From deluxe studios to luxury villas, soothing spa services, to the 24-hour fitness center, your time will pass blissfully by. Order an exquisite Hawaiian comfort meal from James Beard awarding winning chef Sam Choy at Holoholo Grill.
With 297 rooms near Poipu Beach, decide if a deluxe studio, luxury villa, or penthouse suite fits your style. Studios come with a kitchenette, furnished lanai, and a washer/dryer. The villas are the largest available on the island—from one to three bedrooms, fully-loaded gourmet kitchen, private bathrooms, and semi-private elevator access. The penthouse is pure privacy and luxury. With a dual master bed and bath suite, dining area, and outdoor barbeque, you’ll never need to leave your room. The views offer a spectacular escape and a real sense of tranquility.
Visiting Molokai is like traveling back to a simpler time. Quiet and rural, Molokai is the least developed and least touristed island in Hawaii. Outdoor adventures are a part of life. Embark on a guided hike through the lush landscape of Halawa Valley, where you will see sacred temples, amazing vistas and spectacular waterfalls. Brave a mule tour down the world’s tallest sea cliffs at Kalaupapa National Historic Park. Hit the water to snorkel and scuba dive at Hawaii’s longest continuous fringing reef, where you will be mesmerized by natural coral, green sea turtles, Hawaiian monk seals and a rainbow of reef fish. Behold the rose, coral and blue sunset, waiting for the legendary green flash when the sun touches the water.
Once the largest pineapple plantation in the world, Lanai is now home to just two hotels, one being the luxurious five-star Four Seasons Lanai in Manele Bay. A stay on Lanai will feel as if you have your own private island refuge! Tee up at a championship golf course; observe Hawaii’s famous spinner dolphins at Hulopoe Bay, a protected marine reserve; rent a jeep and head to Keahiakawelo—’Garden of the Gods’— an almost alien landscape of rich red giant boulders, stacked rocks and craters; and hike Munro Trail for astounding views of the five neighboring islands. Immerse yourself in serenity, the ultimate privacy, luxurious accommodations and romance as you stroll a moonlit beach with the one you love.