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The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort


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Exceptional Value    
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2018 Exceptional Values
Extra Value: Free night and daily buffet breakfast for two (restricted to specific categories).
Family: Kids 17 and under Stay Free.

The vision and dream of respected hotelier Laurance S. Rockefeller. More than 37 years ago, he chose a patch of black lava in an inaccessible area, with two beautiful beaches, to create a work of art that changed the Big Island of Hawaii. Rockefeller envisioned a resort of world-class standards - complete with the hotels, golf courses and homes.

The first step was Mauna Kea Beach Hotel in 1965. In 1994, the second half of the dream was fulfilled with the opening of Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. Steeped in Aloha, the classic elegance perpetuates the true Hawaiian traditions of the islands. And in June 2018, the hotel officially became The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort. The contemporary feel of Westin Hapuna Beach Hotel is manifested in its bold nature. Working together, these two distinct hotels comprise Mauna Kea Resort and create an outstanding experience.

All guestrooms are ocean-facing revealing the long inviting expanse of Hapuna Beach, each with spacious private balcony and double doors allowing for the trade winds to breeze through. Luxurious interiors are highlighted by a selection of natural materials, including rich woods and fine fabrics. The palette of chosen colors reinforces the sand, sea, and sunset environment afforded by the hotel's pre-eminent location.

The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort is situated on 32 oceanfront acres, nestled in natural bluffs overlooking the silky white sands of Hapuna Beach. Hapuna Golf Course features 18-holes of Scottish links-style championship golf designed by Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay. Taking advantage of the dramatic natural contours of the land from the shoreline to 700 feet above sea level, it offers spectacular views of the Kohala Coast and Pacific Ocean while majestic Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa and the Kohala Mountains form the backdrop.

In ancient times on the resort site, freshwater springs bubbled to the surface during heavy rainfall. These artesian fountains provided respite and renewal for travelers along the Kohala Coast. Thus the area was named "Hapuna" or "Spring of Life" in the Hawaiian language. This depiction of water became the symbol for the The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort.

HOTEL LOCATION
This hotel is magnificently set on the Big Island`s Kohala Coast, within the 1,839-acre Mauna Kea Resort.
Address: 62-100 KAUNA'OA DRIVE
KOHALA COAST
HI

US
Local Phone: 800-882-6060
Toll Free Phone: 1-866-PRINCE-6
Fax: 808-880-3142
Website Address: www.hapunabeachresort.com
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Business Services
Car Rental
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Parking(Included in fee)
Shopping Mall Nearby
Pools
Number of Pools: 1
Outdoor Pools: 1     
66,000 square feet whale shaped infinity style pool with heated whirlpool. Towel service and Beach Bar for afternoon snacks and tropical drinks.
Golf: ON-SITE
The Hapuna Golf Course
Designed by Arnold Palmer, Hapuna Golf is an 18-hole championship links-style course nestled in the natural contours of the land. The course offers spectacular views of the Kohala Coast & Pacific, while majestic Mauna Kea & Mauna Loa form the backdrop.
Holes: 18
Green Fees: $145.00
Cart Fee: included
Club Rental Fees: $45.
Lessons Available
Tennis
Number of Courts: 13
Outdoor Courts: 13
Court Fee: $15 pp-per day
Raquet Rental Fees: $ for rental equipment
Water Sports on Site
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Additional Charge
Motorboats: Additional Charge
JetSki / Waverunner: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Other Sports Available
Horseback Riding: Additional Charge
Jogging Trail: Additional Charge
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Additional Charge
Sauna: Complimentary
Steam Room: Complimentary
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
This is a modern open-air hotel featuring a dramatic lobby area, panoramic views throughout the property, and a contemporary Hawaiian ambiance. Set on 32 oceanfront acres along Hapuna Beach, this resort offers a vast array of activities. Hapuna Beach was named 1994`s "Best Beach in the World" by Conde Nast magazine, and other resort features include nightly entertainment, signing privileges at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, and two golf courses with special discounted golf packages. Beach: This property is set along a natural white sand beach named "Best Beach in the World" by Conde Nast in 1994. Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 noon
Total Rooms: 351
Year Opened: 1994 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, Discover, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Daily Resort fee of $31.25 will be charged to guest folio. Payable directly to the hotel in resort.
ROOM TYPES
PART OCEAN LANAI FREE-NT BFST
FREE-NT with BREAKFAST - - All the amenities of a PART OCEAN LANAI ROOM, with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing plus daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant.
Other Amenities -
PREMIUM OCEAN VW W/BFST
BREAKFAST - All the amenities of the PREMIUM OCEAN VIEW room but with the added value of daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant. Not valid with any other promotions.
2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
PART OCEAN LANAI ROOM W/BFST
BREAKFAST - All the amenities of the LANAI ROOM with the added value of a daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant. Not valid with any other promotions.
Other Amenities -
PREMIUM OCEAN W/BFST FREE-NT
FREE-NT with BREAKFAST - - All the amenities of a PREMIUM OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing plus daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant.
2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
PREMIUM OCEAN VIEW FREE-NT
FREE-NT room. All the amenities of the PREMIUM OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing.
Other Amenities -
PREMIUM OCEAN VIEW
600 sq. ft. room situated oceanfront with unobstructed views of the Pacific. Amenitesinclude private lanai, mini-fridge with bottled water, extra large bath and much more. Sleeps 3 adults or 2 Adults/2 children (when rollaway is included).
1 King Bed Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Carpet
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Refrigerator
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
PART OCEAN LANAI ROOM FREE-NT
FREE-NT room. All the amenities of the PART OCEAN LANAI ROOM with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing.
Other Amenities -
LANAI ROOM
Larger room on floors 2-3 with partial ocean views from private balcony. Amenities include mini-fridge with bottled water, extra large bath and much more. Sleeps 3 adults or 2 Adults/2 children.
1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Carpet
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Refrigerator
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
PREMIER OCEAN VW - BOOK NOW
BOOK NOW, SAVE LATER rooms - - all the amenities of a PREMIER OCEAN VIEW room but offered at drastically discounted rates. Available for limited time periods during the year.
Other Amenities -
PART OCEAN LANAI - BOOK NOW
BOOK NOW, SAVE LATER rooms - - all the amenities of a PART OCEAN LANAI ROOM but offered at drastically discounted rates. Available for limited time periods during the year.
Other Amenities -
STD OCEAN VIEW W/BFST
BREAKFAST - All the amenities of the STANDARD OCEAN VIEW room but with the added value of a daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant. Not valid with any other promotions.
Other Amenities -
PART OCEAN VIEW W/BFST
BREAKFAST - All the amenities of the PART OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of a daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant. Not valid with any other promotions.
Other Amenities -
STD OCEAN VW W/BFST FREE-NT
FREE-NT with BREAKFAST - - All the amenities of a STANDARD OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing plus daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant.
Other Amenities -
STD OCEAN VIEW FREE-NT
FREE-NT room. All the amenities of the STD OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing.
Other Amenities -
STD OCEAN VIEW
600 sq. ft. room on floors 2-4 with ocean views from private balcony. Amenities include mini-fridge with bottled water, extra large bath and much more. Sleeps 3 adults or 2 Adults/2 children.
1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Carpet
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Refrigerator
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
PART OCEAN VIEW W/BFST FREE-NT
FREE-NT with BREAKFAST - - All the amenities of a PART OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing plus daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant.
Other Amenities -
OCEANFRONT W/BFST
BREAKFAST - All the amenities of the OCEANFRONT room but with the added value of a daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant. Not valid with any other promotions.
Other Amenities -
PART OCEAN VIEW FREE-NT
FREE-NT room. All the amenities of the PART OCEAN VIEW room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing.
Other Amenities -
PART OCEAN VIEW
600 sq ft. room on floors 2-3 with partial ocean views from private balcony. Amenities include mini-fridge with bottled water, extra large bath and much more. Sleeps 3 adults or 2 Adults/2 children.
1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Carpet
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Refrigerator
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
OCEAN VIEW - BOOK NOW
BOOK NOW, SAVE LATER rooms - - all the amenities of an OCEAN VIEW room, but offered at drastically discounted rates. Available for limited time periods during the year.
Other Amenities -
OCEANFRONT W/BFST FREE-NT
FREE-NT with BREAKFAST - - All the amenities of an OCEANFRONT room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing plus daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant.
Other Amenities -
PART OCEAN VW - BOOK NOW
BOOK NOW, SAVE LATER rooms - - all the amenities of a PART OCEAN VIEW room, but offered at drastically discounted rates. Available for limited time periods during the year.
Other Amenities -
OCEANFRONT
600 sq. ft. room situated oceanfront with unobstructed views of the Pacific. Amenitesinclude private lanai, mini-fridge with bottled water, extra large bath and much more. Sleeps 3 adults or 2 Adults/2 children.
1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Carpet
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Refrigerator
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
PREMIER OCEAN VW SUITE W/BFST
BREAKFAST ROOM - - All the amenities of the OCEANFRONT SUITE but with the added value of a daily breakfast buffet for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant. Not valid with any other promotions.
Other Amenities -
OCEANFRONT - FREE-NT
FREE-NT room. All the amenities of the OCEANFRONT room with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing.
Other Amenities -
PREMIUM OCEAN SUITE FREE-NT BP
FREE-NT with BREAKFAST - - All the amenities of an OCEANFRONT SUITE, with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing plus daily breakfast for two at Ocean Terrace Restaurant.
Other Amenities -
PREMIUM OCEAN VW SUITE FREE-NT
FREE-NT room. All the amenities of an OCEANFRONT SUITE with the added value of free night(s) calculated into pricing.
Other Amenities -
PREMIER OCEAN VW SUITE
1200 sq ft 1BD/1BATH suite. Suite is situtated oceanfront with unobstructed Pacific views. Amenities include separate living/dining area with wet bar, mini fridge, luxury bath and much more. Sleeps 3 adults or 2 Adults/2 children.
1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Bathtub
Shower
Carpet
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Refrigerator
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
TV Movies
Room Safe
OCEANFRONT - PRINCE VALUE
All the amenities of the OCEANFRONT room but at a discounted rate. VALUE rooms are available at limited times during the year and are NOT combinable with any other promotions or specials. Room only. No extra inclusions.
Other Amenities -

OTHER INFO
Japanese (Yakuta) robes and slippers provided.
ADA compliant rooms available.
DINING
There are 6 Restaurants at The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort:
Piko Coffe & Bar - Formerly the Reef Lounge. This new gathering place features a barrista bar, elevated convenience , connectivity and grab-n-go items & cocktail bar.
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel - Guests have room signing privileges at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, our sister property. A complimentary evening dining shuttle operates nightly between the two hotels. Contact concierge for schedule.
On the Go-Island Breeze Cafe - Offering casual breakfast, lunch and dinner items for dining in or take-out. Open daily.
Ikena Landing - Formerly the Ocean Terrace, overlooking Hapuna Beach, this casual open-air breakfast restaurant offers healthyitems along with familiar favorites. Featuring a daily breakfast buffet and an extensive la carte menu. Open Daily for Breakfast.
MERIDA - Reopening in February (formerly the Coast Grille). Offering a Mediterranean inspired menu. Featuring a display kitchen private dining room, craft cocktails and expanded al fresco dining.
Naupaka Beach Grill - Formerly the Beach Bar, this newly renovated venue has enhanced seating with a shaded trellis. Serving a casual menu and an extensive list of local brews on tap.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
A variety of activities centered around "Hawaiiana."
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Nightly entertainment.
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Hawaiian arts and crafts, sandcastle building, hula dancing, t-shirt painting, pool- swims, beach/scavanger hunts, and movies.
Applicable Ages: 5 to 12 years old
Program Fees: $50 day/$25 half day

Babysitting Fee: contact hotel
Advance Notice for Babysitting: Yes
Children recieve amenity upon arrival.

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Relaxing Resort
Trina N, Liberty Lake, Washington
Sun Oct 14 14:46:31 EDT 2018
We booked this trip before the volcano and hurricane, as well as without reading about the construction so we were a little worried about what we were getting into. Shouldn't have been. The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort exceeded our expectations. It has an understated classiness to it - very clean, the staff were very friendly and helpful, the grounds were beautifully kept, and the room / lanai were modern and comfortable. We were greeted with a cold, wet cloth and glass of juice. Our flight arrived 40 minutes early, but our room was available right away. There was a calmness in the resort; not a lot of hustle/bustle as was at the Marriott and Mauna Kea when we visited them for meals. Our vacation package included the breakfast buffet - which we highly recommend you include, as there aren't any restaurants close by. We enjoyed that kind of seclusion as it allowed us to enjoy the resort all that more. We were not bothered by the construction at all, whether on the beach, by the pool, or on the lanai. We were in the South Tower. Would definitely visit again!

Mixed feelings because of construction noise.
Hawaiisouls, Lakeville, Minnesota
Wed Oct 10 13:40:06 EDT 2018
Very difficult to give a review as I have mixed feelings. My husband and I have been lucky to visit the Islands of Hawaii 37 times. We have been to the Prince Hapuna Beach 3 times before and it is one of our favorites. We booked a 10 day Delta Vacation package with ocean view. I loved this place before. The Westin has made changes and I'm ok with them however nothing made up for the room that we had been assigned. Directly outside our room, we had daily noise of jackhammering construction. Only book if you talk to the Hotel directly and are assured of being in the South Tower. I guess Ocean Front will do that. At check-in I was told that I would be on the waitlist for the South tower so we did not even unpack. 3 days later after talking to check-in many times, I asked for an appointment with the manager. He was busy and I never received a call back. We could never sit on the lanai or lay at the pool or spend time in the ocean without hearing the continual jackhammer noise. Gina made up for it by not charging some fees. She calmed me down and I finally gave in to the fact that I needed to just enjoy my time there. It is beautiful. The building they sold is right in front of the North Tower so they technically can say, they are not responsible. You would however think that Westin or whoever owns the place now would at least put something on their site so when booking a room, you would be aware of the horrible noise. Closing the doors to the lanai did help. Breakfast buffet was part of my package and it is wonderful. Ginger made sure we had a great table everyday. Walking the 1/2 mile beach early in the morning was a treat. Don't think we will be back though as management did not seem to care. 10 days ( not on Sunday) jackhammer noise. I have the video. Sad.

My husband and I went to the Hapuna Beach Resort to celebrate his 82 birthday.
Ce B, Big Sandy, Montana, Usa
Mon Oct 08 09:36:16 EDT 2018
We took a cab from the airport at Kona and spent a week at the resort. It was most relaxing, the resort was lovely, the staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. Food was a bit pricey to be expected at a resort but very good. The breakfast buffet was great. It would have been nice to have a place to sit down for lunch didn't really find that. The concierge, Lauren made the stay even more enjoyable. We took the helicopter ride around the perimeter of the island, we were picked up right at the resort so didn't need to drive. I would strongly recommend this resort for couples or families, we saw lots of children.

A little secluded
Joanie M, Dover, Ohio
Sat Oct 06 17:48:17 EDT 2018
This resort was a bit off by itself, but offered a gorgeous white sand beach and nice pool area. While we were there, there was some pretty major construction underway that had jackhammers all day! We were not informed of this when we booked or prior to arrival. The room was spacious with lovely plantation sliding doors to the large private lanai. This was the BEST bathroom of anywhere we’ve ever stayed. It was large with fantastic lighting (something I’ve rarely ever seen). It had a separate toilet room. I felt the parking garage distance was a bit extreme (maybe they preferred you use valet), but at least self parking was an option.

Loved Hotel even with Construction
Gailn7, Chico, California
Sat Oct 06 11:53:42 EDT 2018
I was apprehensive about our reservation at the Hapuna Beach Resort after reading reviews about the construction going on there. The remodel is beautiful with 3 levels of new pools and koi ponds. I found that I could easily toon out the construction noise and they stop at around 4:00 pm. The beach is the best on the island. I also think the staff is the most friendly of any place I have stayed at in Hawaii. Every morning we would take our coffee and sit by the Koi Pond for an hour, then we would have breakfast either at the hotel buffet or DayMind off site. After that we would go to the beach to swim and snorkel until the umbrella stoped providing shade. Then we would move up to pool level and swim and read. Dinner was often at the pool bar for cocktails and local fish tacos, Yum. Dinner included incredible sunsets at 6:00pm. Later we would take the shuttle over to the Mauna Kia to watch the manta rays swim. The construction is almost done and mostly confined to the North tower area. Just don't let it stop you from going.



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