The Tropical Islands, the ancient Sandwich Islands, as Captain Cook had baptized them, offer a prodigious natural setting.
You will go from rugged mountains to tropical valleys, to lunar landscapes to long beaches fringed with huge waves.
You will enjoy the marriage of the volcanoes and the ocean
You will escape to the middle of the Pacific in a land that is fascinating and has retained some its Polynesian past and has made the famous Hawaiian culture.
Embrace the inimitable » Aloha State « : Aloha is not just a word to greet your neighbor, it’s a philosophy, a bond to the other, kind and sincere.
Oahu is the busiest island in the Hawaiian archipelago.
It is world famous for Waikiki Beach. This is a very cosmopolitan town and full of energy with bars, trendy restaurants, fashion boutiques …
It is also the surfing mecca of the world.
Go to the viewpoint of Diamond Head, visit the Pearl Harbor Memorial, watch a traditional show at the Polynesian Cultural Center and drive to Hanauma Bay, nicknamed « the most beautiful beach in the world »: get there at dawn to avoid the crowds.
The « Garden Island », Kauai Island is the most preserved and unspoiled island. It is still inhabited by the largest number of native Hawaiians.
If you like hiking, this is a true paradise. You can walk around the Waimea Canyon, the largest canyon in the Pacific, or along the wild coast of Na Pali, where you will discover sea caves, waterfalls, white sand beaches, and cliffs …
Kohala (Big Island)
Enjoy the beautiful beaches but above all discover the Volcano National Park, made up of two of the most impressive volcanoes in the world. If the Kilauea is one of the most active on the planet, the Mauna Loa is the highest (4170m). The spectacular natural landscapes and geological activity make this region very exciting.
Discover Haleakala National Park and its gigantic volcano.
Hike in the Iao Valley under the lava needles covered with jungle vegetation.
Rub shoulders with the best surfers in the wildest waves of the world.
Go for sightseeing, from fishing resorts, to whaling towns, to sugar cane fields.
Take the road to Hana, one of the most scenic drive you can take, no less than 620 turns and 59 bridges to reach the black beach and tropical forest.
Explore its natural wonder: Waimea Canyon, known as the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific,” this dramatic, 3,500-foot deep canyon offers remarkable views. Napali Coast, the towering cliffs of Napali are unforgettable. Papohaku Beach Park, Molokai, a three miles long, this secluded beach is one of the largest white sand beaches in Hawaii. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, home to one of the world’s most active volcanoes, this park gives visitors the rare opportunity to witness new land forming right before them.
Discover a rich and vibrant culture. The spirit of aloha, the sharing of the essence of life will introduce you to peace, kindness, compassion and responsibility to future generations. You can discover this Hawaiian way of life through music, hula, luau, art and cultural practices. The Hawaiian hospitality is unique.
Walk through Puuhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, a sacred site that was once a refuge for ancient Hawaiian warriors. Or marvel over the mystery of the Puako Petroglyph Archaeological District, home to more than 3,000 petroglyphs.
For foodies, the famous Hawaiian breakfast with Portuguese sausage, Acai Bowls, Loco Moco, Poke Bowl, Coco Puffs and Manpua and much more to discover. Go to a luau and try the local delicacies such as laulau, kalua pork, lomi salmon, squid luau, and kulolo. There are also great creative chefs that have reinvented the local cuisine and in Hilo you’ll find Japanese and other ethnic restaurants.
For active travels, hiking Waimea Canyon, kayaking in Kaneohe Bay, dive with manta rays in Big Island, snorkel in Molokini, and of course surf surf and surf!
See the island from the ocean
There is nothing better than taking a catamaran cruise, do some snorkelling or do some whale watching.
Petroglyph Hikes along the Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail
The 223-acre Puako Petroglyph Archaeological Preserve boasts more than 3,000 ancient petroglyphs. Explore lava rock carvings etched into stone, dating back to 1200 AD.
Witness a volcano eruption
Visit the park during the day but make sure to return at night when red rivers of molten lava flow, inching down the mountain and pouring into the Pacific. This is a once in a life time experience.
Chase Rainbows at Akaka Falls
When the light is right, a perfect rainbow is formed and leaps out of this spectacular 442-foot waterfall.
Taste one of the best and rarest coffee
For a truly authentic cup of java, head upcountry to Holuakoa Café, in Big Island.
RECOMMENDED HOTELS & INNS
Halepuna Waikiki by Halekulani****
Located in the heart of Waikiki, 2 minutes’ walk to Waikiki Beach, Halepuna Waikiki is a luxury boutique hotel surrounded by shopping and dining. The property was designed by internationally acclaimed interior design firm, Champalimaud and features works of several Hawaiian artists in partnership with The Honolulu Museum of Art public art program.
Guest rooms feature complimentary WiFi, 50-inch flat screen TVs, TOTO washlets (electronic bidet), specialty bath amenities, deep-soaking tub, shade and lighting controls, and USB and Bluetooth connectivity conveniences.
The Urban Oasis is located on the 8th floor and offers a panoramic view of Waikiki Beach, an infinity lap pool, a hot tub, a pool bar serving specialty cocktails and a private garden with reflexology path.
Guests can enjoy the on-site fitness studio, daily fitness classes and a weekly wine reception. Guests also have access to SpaHalekulani and charging privileges spa at the property’s sister hotel located across the street. Halekulani Bakery & Restaurant features a bakery with a chocolate-viewing kitchen and an all-day dining restaurant focusing on local ingredients and offers both indoor and outdoor seating.
Mauna Lani, Auberge Resorts Collection****
Located along a white sandy beach on the Kohala Coast, this oceanfront hotel includes a spa, 2 restaurants and 2 golf courses. Kailua-Kona is 40 minutes’ drive away.
A flat-screen TV and spacious private terrace are offered in each guest room at Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows. Tea and coffee-making facilities featuring Kona coffee are provided in each room.
The CanoeHouse offers a farm-to-table menu highlighting Hawaiian cuisine. The Bay Terrace is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and features salad, sandwiches, sushi and tropical drinks.
2 championship golf courses are located on site. A junior 18-hole golf course designed for children and a children’s golf academy are also available.
The Mauna Lani Spa and Salon offers 2 saunas, a meditation pavilion and a watsu pool. Hawaiian-influenced massage therapy, aquatic therapy and body treatments are provided.
A lap pool and beach cabanas are available. A fitness centre, tennis courts and bicycles are provided for guest recreation. Cultural activities, including hula dancing and lei making classes are offered.
Nestled on a cliff overlooking Maui’s southern coastline on 15 landscaped acres, the Hotel Wailea, Relais & Chateaux – Adults Only features luxurious facilities and spacious suites.
Each suite at Hotel Wailea boasts free WiFi and a private, furnished deck with a view of the ocean or garden. Amenities such as plush bathrobes and deep soaking tubs ensure a comfortable stay.
Guests can enjoy the stunning views of the ocean. Beach services include free bottled water, beach chairs and umbrellas.
Guests can also enjoy inspired island-to-table cuisine in two intimate settings at The Restaurant at Hotel Wailea. The Lanai offers sunset ocean views, and The Garden offers romantic al fresco dining amid sculpted gardens. The hotel also offers a unique private dining experience in The Treehouse, where guests are treated by a personal chef in a ocean view outdoor setting amid a canopy of mangoes and avocados.
Four Seasons Resort Lanai*****
Located ocean-side on Lāna‘i, Four Seasons Resort Lana’i boasts views of the Pacific Ocean and lush gardens. Featuring two swimming pools with views of the ocean, a spa and in-room dining is also featured.
Each elegant suite provides a private terrace, bathrobes and tea and coffee-making facilities at the Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay. Styled in elegant dark wood furnishings, each cream coloured room features bright white coloured linens. Select rooms feature panoramic views of the ocean.
Twice-daily housekeeping service is made to each room as well as an evening ice delivery. Featuring eleven different massage rooms, the onsite spa offers a variety of massages, facials and salon services. A golf course and three tennis courts are featured for guest’s enjoyment.
Guests can enjoy views of Hulopo’e Bay, while tasting dishes made from local ingredients at One Forty. The Sports Bar serves cocktails and lite bites in an open air atmosphere. With views of the Pacific Ocean, guests can dine at Nobu Lanai, which showcases Japanese cuisine of chef Nobu Matsuhisa. It offers a variety of sushi selections as well as small and large plates that pair Chef Nobu’s culinary style with locally grown ingredients.
A private lounge at Honolulu International Airport is provided for Four Seasons Lāna‘i guests waiting for connecting flights. Wi-Fi access, food and beverages, iPads, charging stations and concierge services are available.
Located on Waikiki Beach overlooking Diamond Head, the Halekulani hotel boasts 3 restaurants, a live jazz lounge, and a day spa. A spacious lanai is provided in each guest room. Free WiFI is available throughout the property.
A fresh fruit bowl and signature chocolates welcome guests in each room at Halekulani. All guest rooms include a luxurious en suite bathroom with plush bathrobes, premium toiletries, marble vanities, deep soaking tub and a separate glassed-in shower. A flat-screen TV is also provided.
The oceanfront, internationally-awarded La Mer restaurant, open daily for dinner, features fine French cuisine utilizing fresh, local Hawaiian ingredients. Orchids restaurant offers seafood specialties for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as a sumptuous Sunday brunch. Oceanfront casual terrace dining and nightly entertainment is available at the landmark A House Without a Key restaurant.
The Spa Halekulani offers a complete menu of treatments incorporating traditional Polynesian rituals. Massages, facials, body therapies and beauty services are offered. A full-service business centre is located on site. A heated swimming pool with glass tile mosaic and views of Waikiki Beach is offered, and pool attendants are available to fulfill guest requests.
Fairmont Kea Lani*****
Imagine an island oasis where bright blue skies, a shimmering golden sand beach and an abundance of tropical blooms create a lush vibrant retreat for all. Fairmont Kea Lani is this very special place, and they look forward to welcoming you with aloha to an oceanfront paradise. Experience the Hawaii vacation of your dreams on Maui’s coveted Wailea coast at our all-suite and villa luxury resort and spa.
Montage Kapalua Bay*****
Set in picturesque Kapalua Bay, this oceanfront 24-acre resort boasts spacious suites with free WiFi and full kitchens. An outdoor pool, restaurant and spa and wellness centre are offered on site.
A flat-screen cable TV, a seating area and a private balcony with views are provided in each luxurious suite at Montage Kapalua Bay. Private bathrooms come with a relaxing spa bath and guest slippers. For convenience a washer and tumble dryer are included in each suite.
Guests of Montage Kapalua Bay can work out in the fitness centre, enjoy a game of tennis or hire bicycles at the property. Other facilities include an entertainment staff, grocery deliveries and meeting facilities. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including golfing, hiking and windsurfing.
For the golf enthusiast, Kapalua Golf Club Bay Course is just 7 minutes’ walk away, while the state-of-the-art Kapalua Golf Academy is 1.3 km away. Kaanapali Beach is 9 km away. Kahului Airport is 27 km away.
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai*****
Located along the Kona-Kohala coast of Hawaii Island, the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai features even swimming areas, five dining options, and ocean views. An 18-hole Jack Nicklaus signature Hualalai Golf Course is on site. Rooms offer a flat-screen TV.
The modern rooms at the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka’upelehu offer Hawaiian-inspired décor with views of the resort grounds or the Pacific Ocean. Free toiletries and a work desk are also included.
Guests can enjoy a saltwater pool and an adult only area, as well as a full spa, and 15,000 square feet of fitness facilities. Private, white sand beaches are available at the Four Seasons Resort Haulalai with calm waters for easy swimming.
Three restaurants and 2 lounges are available on site. Beach Tree offers beachside Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. Guests can enjoy the food and ambience of a steakhouse with Hualalai Grille, located above the 18 hole golf course.
Hapuna Beach is 30 minutes’ drive from the resort. Akaka Falls State Park is 2 hours’ drive away. Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park is 2 hours’ drive from the property.
The Kahala Hotel & Resort*****
Situated on a private beach in Honolulu, this luxury resort boasts 4 restaurants and a full-service spa. A free shuttle to Ala Moana Shopping Centre is provided.
A 40-inch flat-screen TV and iPod docking station are featured in each Hotel Kahala room. Most boast a large bathroom with robes, a deep-soaking tub and separate shower. Every elegant room is decorated in warm colours.
On-site activities include free surfing lessons and introduction to stand up paddle boarding classes. The Kahala Hotel and Resort also offers yoga at CHI Fitness Centre, a kid’s club, and outrigger canoe tours.
Free access to the outdoor pool, state-of-the-art fitness centre and saunas is provided to all guests. Kahala Spa features 10 private treatment rooms, massages and beauty services, and an open-air relaxation space.
Dining options include Plumeria Beach House, an all day open air restaurant, the award-winning Hoku’s fine dining restaurant, and the Seaside Grill for causal fair by the pool and beach, The Veranda for afternoon tea, cocktails and late night menus and Arancino for Italian. The Veranda features nightly live music from 19:30-22:00.
Ko’a Kea Hotel & Resort at Poipu Beach****
Located on Poipu Beach on Kauai’s south shore, this boutique Koloa resort offers an on-site restaurant and spa. Furnished balconies and free Wi-Fi are included in all luxurious guest rooms.
A flat-screen TV and a coffee machine are available in each air-conditioned room at Koa Kea Hotel & Resort. Upscale furnishings, subtle coloured linens, plush bathrobes and premium toiletries are also provided. Select rooms offer ocean views from a balcony or patio.
Boasting ocean views, the Red Salt Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner and serves American fare featuring fresh Hawaiian seafood and produce. A poolside bar serving lunch is also offered at the 100% non-smoking Kauai Koa Kea Hotel & Resort. 24-hour room service is available.
The spa at Koa Kea incorporates natural local ingredients in their massage, facial and body treatments. Oceanside and in-room massage services are also available.
An outdoor pool is available for guest relaxation. Valet parking is provided.
Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina*****
Located on Oahu’s sunny west coast, this Hawaiian luxury beach resort includes restaurants, bars, swimming pools and lagoons with water sports. Guests can enjoy a game of tennis or golf then relax in the on-site spa. Honolulu International Airport is less than 30 minutes’ drive away.
Offering free WiFi, Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina features guest rooms with a 65-inch flat-screen HDTV. All rooms include a Four Seasons Bed with your choice of plush, signature or firm mattress topper, twice daily housekeeping, a private balcony, a deep soaking tub and a walk-in glass shower.
Guests can enjoy 24-hour in-room dining at Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina. A fitness centre is also available.
Ko Olina Marina and Ko Olina Golf Club are just 5 minutes’ drive from Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina. The Arizona and Battleship Missouri Memorial at Pearl Harbor are 27 minutes’ drive away from this resort.
Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort****
Located on 15 acres of Mokapu Beach, Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort boasts 4 outdoor infinity pools, 2 restaurants and a full-service spa. Free WiFi is provided.
A private balcony, 40-inch flat-screen cable satellite TV, a minibar with complimentary non-alcoholic drinks and snacks, and coffee machine are included in each guest room. An en suite bathroom with bathrobes and rain shower are also offered. Suites offer a separate living room area. Villas offer a kitchen and a private hot tub or plunge pool.
Iron Chef’s Masaharu Morimoto’s restaurant, Morimoto Maui, features Japanese and American fusion cuisine and specialty cocktails using fresh, local ingredients. Two poolside bars are available, as is room service.
A 24-hour reception and Hawaiian market are offered for convenience. Outrigger canoe, paddle board, kayak and surfing lessons and tours are available on site. A fitness centre with exercise classes and yoga instruction is offered. This resort LEED-NC Silver Certified for eco-friendly practices.
Upscale shopping and dining at The Shops at Wailea is less than 10 minutes’ walk away. Kahului International Airport is 30 minutes’ drive away.
Surrounded by 70 acres of lush tropical gardens, Travaasa Hana offers spa wellness classes, local activities such as lei making, and outdoor adventure activities such as horseback riding.
Each cottage boasts a terrace with ocean views, a complimentary loaf of banana bread, and a refrigerator with complimentary bottled water. Suites offer a fully equipped kitchen and a TV with cable channels in the living room.
Ka’uiki Restaurant is located on-site and serves Asian-infused breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The unique Polynesian dishes can be enjoyed with local wines and beers at Hana Travaasa. Guests can take classes on mixology, the art of making a cocktail, as well as learning to make smoothies.
The Spa at Travaasa Hana offers massages, body treatments, and facials. An outdoor pool and hot tub are provided at this resort. Outdoor activities include canoeing and stand up paddleboarding, bamboo pole fishing, Hawaiian net throwing, and bicycle rides.
Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea*****
Overlooking Wailea Beach, this luxurious Maui hotel offers 3 swimming pools and 3 restaurants on-site. It features spacious rooms with ocean or garden views. Kahului Airport is 27.4 km away.
Free Wi-Fi is offered in each spacious guest room at Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. Guest rooms are stocked with 2 bottles of water daily and include a refrigerated private bar and a coffee maker.
Maui Four Seasons Resort offers guests 3 restaurants serving a variety of cuisine. Chef Wolfgang Puck’s restaurant Spago features a fusion of Hawaiian and California cuisine with ocean views. Ferraro’s Bar e Ristorante offers rustic Italian cuisine with a Hawaiian flare. DUO Steak and Seafood restaurant offers poolside dining. If guests prefer a cocktail, Lobby Lounge offers drinks, sushi and ocean views.
Guests are offered an on-site spa and wellness center for massages, facials, and salon services at Four Season Resort Maui at Wailea. Tennis courts and tennis rackets are available to guests.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua*****
Boasting 54 stunning acres, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua features direct access to D.T. Fleming Beach. The 5-star hotel offers ocean views, 2 golf courses and modern guest rooms with flat-screen TVs.
Guest rooms feature high-speed internet, a TV with cable channels, and iPod docking stations, as well as dark wood floors, marble bathrooms, and vibrant island-inspired décor and designs. Select rooms offer a kitchen.
The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Kapalua features treatments inspired by ancient Hawaiian traditions and an array of body treatments, massage and facials, and a fitness center with cardio equipment and daily fitness classes. Guests can use one of the hotel’s 2 tennis courts or the 3-level outdoor pool.
On-property and nearby recreational activities include a basketball court, swimming, surfing, boogie boarding, sailing, kayaking, outrigger canoeing, stand-up paddling, whale watching, snorkeling, hiking and more. Kapalua Resort shuttle available for transportation to nearby beaches, restaurants, shopping and golf courses within Kapalua Resort.
The Banyan Tree features upscale Hawaiian cuisine in a fine dining atmosphere and is open nightly for dinner. Guests can enjoy a specialized cocktail menu and casual dining in the Alaloa Lounge. Kai Cafe provides fresh, organic salads, pastries, coffee and smoothies.
Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club, Honolulu****
Featuring an outdoor pool, the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club in Waikiki offers vintage inspired bungalows and suites, with optional in-room coffee and cocktail service.
Hand-crafted furniture, custom-tile bathroom floors and eclectic artwork is featured in all rooms, as well as wireless speakers, an alarm system, and a private balcony that is each uniquely crafted. A flat-screen TV, a refrigerator, and a coffee machine are also included. The en suite bathroom provides a hairdryer and free toiletries.
The Swim Club offers poolside entertainment, cultural activities and programs. Private cabanas are available for hire. Guests can shop at the onsite boutique, Olive and Oliver. A 24-hour reception welcomes guests.
Mahina & Sun’s restaurant offers dishes made with organic ingredients sourced by local farmer serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The restaurant features crafted cocktails and a specially blended and roasted coffee made exclusively for The Surfjack.
The hotel is 5 minutes’ drive from Waikiki Beach and 15 minutes’ drive to Diamond Head State Monument. Shopping and dining at the Royal Hawaiian Center is 5 minutes’ walk away, while the International Market Place is 8 minutes’ walk away. The vibrant art districts of Kakaako, Downtown Honolulu and Chinatown are within 20 minutes’ drive of The Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club.
The Lodge at Kukui’ula*****
Located in Koloa, 6 km from Spouting Horn, The Lodge at Kukui’ula features water sports facilities. Featuring a shared lounge, this property also provides guests with a restaurant. The property has a spa centre and free WiFi.
The units at the hotel are fitted with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a kitchen and a dining area. The private bathroom is fitted with a bath. At The Lodge at Kukui’ula rooms come with a seating area.
At the accommodation guests are welcome to take advantage of a sauna. A range of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including snorkelling and tennis.
A gym and laundry facilities are available at The Lodge at Kukui’ula.
Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu****
Located on the southern tip of Kauai Island, Koloa Landing At Poipu Beach features 2 resort-style pools and a state-of-the-art fitness centre. The suites offer flat-screen LCD TVs and complete kitchens.
The suites and villas include floor-to-ceiling windows, stone flooring, and large balconies with views of the ocean. They are equipped with free WiFi and iPod docking stations as well as full kitchens and private bathrooms. In-room washers and dryers are provided.
The grounds of this hotel feature landscaped ponds and torch-lit walkways. A continental breakfast is served daily. Valet parking and concierge services are available. Spa wellness packages are available to guests.
The shops and restaurants at the Poipu Shopping Village are within 10 minutes’ walk of Koloa Landing at Poipu Beach. Port Allen Airport is 21 km from the property.
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