When you want a vacation in paradise, there’s really only one place you should go… We’re talking about the 50th state in the union, the land of sunshine and surf, a place where you say “aloha”… We’re talking about a little place called Hawaii.
Of course, how good your vacation in paradise is depends upon how nice the place you’re staying at is. That’s why we wanted to share what we believe are the 15 best Hawaii resorts. From ones perfect for a family vacation, to those perfect for a honeymoon or romantic vacation, there’ll all here. So, let’s take a look…
1. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
It’s the Four Seasons, so you know it’s going to be luxurious. What you might not expect is how naturally this property embodies its surroundings and the spirit of Hawaii.
2. Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa
Needless to say if you’re looking to get a little slice of paradise while keeping the kids entertaining, this is undoubtedly your best bet.
3. Travaasa Hana
Looking to really get away form it all? Then you’ll appreciate this pristine and gorgeous property that excludes “amenities” like televisions and radios.
4. Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
From the grounds to the guestroom, everything is absolutely gorgeous at this 404-room resort with incredible views.
5. Ko’a Kea Hotel & Resort at Po’ipu Beach
In operation for the past three decades, this property has 121 wonderful and intimate rooms with incredible views. This is honeymoon gold.
6. Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa
With over 600 guestrooms, this is one the largest resorts on this list. It’s also one that recalls the classic days of Hawaiian resorts in the 30s.
7. Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
One of the classic Hawaiian resorts, this property recently received a facelift. It was only to keep things looking great, though; this place is an incredible atavism.
8. St. Regis Princeville Resort
All of the 250-plus rooms available in this resort are luxurious to the nth degree. You’ll be sure to appreciate the wonderful views, too!
9. Montage Kapalua Bay
With just 50 rooms, the emphasis here is on privacy and individualized service. It’s no wonder that it’s consistently ranked as one of the best U.S. resorts.
10. Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
You’ll want to spend a lot of time poolside at this beautiful resort, especially if you can set up shop for the day in one of the 58 cabanas.
11. Wailea Beach Villas
The guestrooms here are large, but what feels even larger are the 11-acres of grounds which are only enjoyed by those staying in the 98 guestrooms.
12. The Kahala Hotel & Resort
Originally built by one of the Hilton patriarchs, this hotel offers a luxurious experience and a spa that’s hard to beat on any of the islands.
13. Four Seasons Resort Lanai
One of the highlights of this Four Seasons property is its restaurant Nobu Lanai. Oh, and then there are the gorgeous grounds, too!
14. Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows
Built on top of an old lava flow, this scenic resort specializes offers a casual atmosphere that’s perfect for a family that needs to R&R.
15. Fairmont Kea Lani
One of the larger resorts on the list, this property offers a luxurious retreat for families, offering rooms and suites with plenty of space for everyone!