While the amazing landscapes and beaches are truly all you need for an amazing experience in Hawaii, where you choose to stay can make that time all the more special. There are so many hotel options in Hawaii, making it hard to choose and ensure that you’re picking one that will undoubtedly increase the quality of your stay. Here are five of the most luxurious hotels in Hawaii, that will leave you dreaming of them for years to come.
Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
Ranked as one of the best hotels in the US and featuring the largest guest rooms and suites on the island of Maui, the Four Seasons at Wailea is a phenomenal hotel that does everything better than the rest. With incredible ocean views from the rooms, fantastic food, incredible staff, and relaxing pools, this resort is truly a little bit of heaven right here on earth. Personalized attention and service make the experience a memorable one and with access to the beach, opportunities for snorkeling and other ocean activities, and a convenient location for exploring the southern tip of Maui, you can’t go wrong when choosing the Four Seasons at Wailea.
The Royal Hawaiian on Oahu
Built in 1927, this perfectly pink palace is overflowing with history and serves as an oasis for travelers to escape to away from the bustle of Waikiki. Book a room with an ocean view in the historic wing for an authentic experience, and go back in time during your stay at this landmark resort. Equipped with a heated outdoor pool, a saltwater plunge pool, and a private beach area, the opportunities to soak up the sun and enjoy the beautiful Oahu waters aren’t lacking. The Royal Hawaiian also has four restaurants in the hotel, providing options for both casual and fine dining during your stay. Be sure to book a treatment at the spa to melt all your stresses away and allow yourself to enjoy this luxurious experience to the fullest.
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Big Island
Among many, the turquoise blue water and the iconic palm trees that line the beach just steps from your room are only some of the treasures that make Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows one of the most luxurious hotels in Hawaii. Located on the Kohala Coast, this hotel sits on a huge property full of historic charm, maintaining an intimate and private feel separating it from some of the other resorts found on the island. While the guest rooms are excellent accommodations and will not leave you disappointed, bungalows with private pools and ocean views are available to make the experience that much more amazing. You’ll truly get a feel for island life here at Mauna Lani Bay; bike, beach, lounge, or golf your way through your trip, all available at your fingertips at this incredible hotel.
The Fairmont Orchid, Big Island
Featuring beautiful grounds, immaculate surroundings, and stunning lava tide pools, The Fairmont Orchid allows you to take in all Hawaii has to offer while still enjoying heavenly luxury. With a beach located in a protected cove, you’ll feel like you have your own private slice of paradise where you can relax in a beach hammock or keep active with the abundance of activities supplied by the hotel, from kayaking to paddle boarding, snorkeling, and biking. Rooms are spectacular, designed in an old English style with a twist of modern Hawaiian décor where you’ll feel like you are sleeping on a cloud. Just like staying on a fantasy island, The Fairmont Orchid is the perfect place to disappear from everyday life and simply enjoy.
The Fairmont Kea Lani on Maui
As Hawaii’s only all-suite and villa resort, The Fairmont Kea Lani offers some of the most luxurious resort accommodations on Maui. The property is simply outstanding, featuring gorgeous grounds and impeccable ocean view rooms that are all equipped with their own lanai for you to lounge on while enjoying a cocktail and the unparalleled sunset. For even more luxury, be sure to book an ocean front villa, which have private pools and are the embodiment of the ideal ‘beach getaway,’ all while embracing Hawaiian culture. With several dining options within the hotel, you will find something to please your palate after a long day exploring the area courtesy of a free Outrigger canoe ride. The Fairmont Kea Lani is simply dreamy.