Hotel Overview

Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, is part of the Ko Olina Resort Community & Marina, which is located on the western shore of O`ahu about 17 miles from the Honolulu International Airport in Hawai`i. Aulani rests on 21 acres of beachfront property in the Ko Olina Resort & Marina development.

Aloha. You’ve arrived at a magical place-a first-of-its-kind Disney creation, inspired by shared family stories. Here you can celebrate the elegance and history of the Hawaiian culture, and embrace a whole new world of possibilities. In the Ko Olina area on the leeward side of Oahu, the Resort is perfectly placed—close to Hawaiian favorites but just far enough away to be an enchanting escape. The soaring architecture of the lobby offers stunning mountain and ocean views, while throughout the Resort you’ll discover luxurious details and flawless Disney magic in harmony with the natural world.


Honolulu, HI, USA - Honolulu International (HNL) : 30 miles

Property Information

Year Built: 2011
Last Renovation: 2012
Accessible rooms: 1
Floors: 15
Total rooms: 359


Hotel Details

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Hotel Advisories

Advisory Hotel is smoke-free. There are designated outdoor smoking locations available.
Advisory A minimum parking fee of $37.00 per room, per day, per vehicle will be charged and collected by the hotel at check-in or check-out. The fee is subject to change without prior notice. The information published here is to give the client an estimate of additional fees they may be responsible for but not a guarantee of the final amount due.
Advisory Disney Aulani has announced the following will be unavailable from 10/14/19 to 12/17/19 due to maintenance. The Waikolohe Pool, Waikolohe Pool whirlpool spa, Volcanic Vertical water slide, ‘Alohi Point (infinity-edge whirlpool spa), Rainbow Reef (private snorkel lagoon), Lava Shack (sundries store) and Mama’s Snack Stop. Off the Hook and ‘AMA’AMA restaurant will alter service hours and Makahiki Restaurant will offer table service lunch option. Renovation dates are subject to change at any time.

General Policies & Fine Print

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Minimum Check-In Age: 21
General Policies:

Walt Disney World reservations must be booked with the correct guest names. A complete name change to the lead name is considered a cancellation and will require a new reservation.
A major credit card is required upon check-in to cover phone or incidental charges.

Convention attendees cannot book this property for their convention stay, they must book through the proper convention source.  Convention attendees that violate this policy will be responsible for paying any higher rates and may not be eligible for any promotional offerings.

Room taxes are included in vacation price.

Room requests are not guaranteed and are based upon availability upon check-in.

Pet Policy Pets Not Allowed

Customer Ratings & Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5 star tripadvisor rating 6490 reviews
  • 5.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Character brunch was wonderful!

    Too expensive to stay here, but since we were traveling w. my 16 month old granddaughter, I made reservations for the 11 AM breakfast/brunch. We were so awed, and we've been to Disneyworld before. "Auntie" was wonderful and welcoming to all the children singing and dancing to the Hawaiian songs; the characters were excellent in their tropical outfits and visited each table. The koi pond was so inviting, my granddaughter wanted to jump in. No pressure to buy the professional photos was a plus. They do have a good amount of Japanese food and the signs are in Japanese. There are 4 lagoons nearby and we were allowed to walk through the property and linger to get to the lagoons. Our parking was comped for the whole day, which was a money saver. The Aloha attitude was abundant here. (Helpful -there is a small free parking lot near the first lagoon but it probably fills up early).

    Nov 17, 2019
  • 5.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Excellent resort, could use more food options.

    Excellent resort. The staff was very friendly and the grounds very clean. Our one-bedroom was wonderful and clean. The resort really caters to its Japanese visitors first and American visitors second. There seem to be no European or South American guests. The resort was under construction when we were visiting. Aulani could use more dining options. We ended up at Monkey Pod for three meals because nothing was available at the resort. You also have to go outside for every dining option and beverage refills. Rent a car to explore the Island.

    Nov 17, 2019
  • 5.0 star tripadvisor rating
    You just can’t beat Disney!

    Beautiful resort. Impeccably clean. Gorgeous grounds. Staff has been “Disney” trained and it shows. It’s just a wonderful place to stay when in Oahu. We drove through the Wakiki area one afternoon and oh my lord I’m glad we stayed in Ko Olina!!!

    Nov 11, 2019
  • 4.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Disney’s Biggest & Best Resort Property.

    This is my second stay at the Aulani resort on Oahu. Yes it’s like going home. The rooms are gigantic and have everything you need. If you are missing something they will get it to you pronto! This is not a cheap stay I can only afford it because I’m a vacation club member. It has access to a beautiful beach and has 3 or 4 pools. A lazy river winds through the pool and water park plat ground area. There are Disney characters around but not as abundant as most other Disney hotels. There are many things to do snorkeling etc. And there is rental equipment available to help you enjoy your stay. I don’t eat my main meals at the hotel and being in Hawaii I’m sure you have a car rental. There are so many food experiences off property so feel free to explore. Service is totally Disney.......Top Notch!

    Nov 06, 2019
  • 4.0 star tripadvisor rating

    While disney is always a top notch choice , there are a few things that I did not like , the overwhelming Sale , sale ,Sale of Disney Vacation club is a bit in your face , also I do not feel the discount offered for the "under construction " portion of the resort seemed to offset the noise, and finally standing in line for the biggest water slide may need a bathroom as the line lasts long enough people are just peeing on the stairs ..... yuck

    Nov 05, 2019
Prices per person based on double occupancy including round-trip airfare via U.S. certified air carriers and round-trip airport/hotel transfers when arriving at airport closest to destination (for exceptions see Frequently Asked Questions), hotel taxes and baggage handling, fuel surcharges, and all pre-collected U.S. and foreign taxes. In some instances, pricing may specifically apply to one of multiple flights on select departure days. All packages are based on the lowest hotel/air classes available at time of publication, capacity controlled, subject to availability and change without notice. Promotional pricing may only be available for a limited time. Fees may apply for carry-on and checked baggage-view Baggage Policies. Some resort fees, environmental levies and departure taxes are not included and may be payable in resort. View Frequently Asked Questions for more information. Apple Vacations is not responsible for errors or omissions. Cancellation policies apply. Bookings are subject to the Fair Trade Contract. All public charter flights are operated by ALG Vacations Corp: Allegiant Air: PC 18-231, A319-156 seats or A320-186 seats /PC 18-234, A319-156 seats or A320-186 seats; Miami Air: PC 19-085, B737-800, 180 seats/PC 19-091, B737-800-183 seats; Swift Air: PC 19-092, B737-400-150 seats; Viva Aerobus: PC 18-228, A320-180 seats/ PC 19-079, A320-180-185 seats/PC 19-094, A320-185 seats. CST2139014-20 102319