Hawaii is always a good idea. With its perfect climate, numerous beaches, and scenic landscapes, this world-renowned destination lures travelers year-round. In Hawaii, guests can explore the delicious Hawaiian cuisine, mingle with the charming locals, and visit some of the most impressive volcanoes in the United States. Curious adventurers will have a whale of a time in Hawaii as the island is all about fun outdoor activities: surfing, snorkeling, kayaking, biking, paddling, hiking…you name it.
If you’re ready to embrace the Aloha Spirit and embark on a big adventure, stay tuned! In this article, we’ve reviewed the best luxury hotels in the United States – Hawaii, so you can pack your bags as soon as possible.
The Four Seasons Resort in Hualalai is situated on the Kohala Coast in the northwest region of the Big Island (Island of Hawaii). At the Big Island, guests can enjoy the scenic landscape filled with active volcanoes, numerous beaches, and rainforests. The resort is 30 minutes away from Kailua Kona – an area filled with dining and shopping options, while Kona International Airport is a 15-minute drive away.
The rooms are airy, bright, and feature a mixture of local and contemporary design. Traditional accents include earth-toned fabrics, canopy headboards, and artworks from local artists. All rooms feature expansive balconies that give way to mesmerizing ocean views. The bathrooms are sleek with marble floors, deep soaking tubs, and separate showers, while lava rock showers are available in the oceanfront rooms. Amenities include flat TV screens, well-stocked minibars, in-room safes, dining table with chairs, bathrobes, and slippers. In-room dining is available 24/7.
Many state-of-art-facilities are available at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai – 25 meters lap pool, a lavish spa with a number of treatment rooms and a sauna, a spacious gym, and access to the PGA-designed golf course.
Dining-wise, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai is exceptional. Guests can enjoy Californian cuisine with an Italian twist at the Hawaiian beach house either on the sand or in an open-air dining room. Fresh sushi and exotic cocktails are served in the Ulu Sushi Lounge.
Princeville Resort is situated on Kaui’s northern shore. Within a short distance of the hotel is Hanalei, an area filled with a number of dining and shopping options, while Anni Beach and the scenic Hanalei Lookout are only a 10-minute drive away. The resort allows guests to engage in a number of fun outdoor activities in the area including hiking at Na’Pali coast, surfing in Hanalei Bay, or kayaking in the Hanalei River.
Rooms at the resort are tastefully fashioned with an earthy color palette and traditional Hawaiian decor. Room features balconies and views of the ocean, the garden, and the mountains. Bathrooms are well-maintained and feature marble floors, tub combos, and glass showers. A good night’s rest is guaranteed due to the king-size beds that feature comfortable mattresses and 300-thread-count linens. Amenities include flat TV screen, iPod docks, robes, slippers, and free Wi-Fi, and as it’s with most luxury hotels in the world, butler service and turndown service are available upon request.
One striking feature of the Princeville Resort is the 24/7 infinity pool overlooking the ocean and the mountains. Here, guests can immerse in the lovely views while getting their swim on or laying on the comfortable sun loungers. Small plates and exotic cocktails are prepared by the Nalu Kai Grill & Bar. The resort is also the home of a small sandy beach where waters are particularly calm and ideal for snorkeling.
The RItz-Carlton hotel brand is well-known for providing guests with world-class service and decadent amenities. At Kapalua, Ritz-Carlton seduces guests with one-of-a-kind island luxury that stretches across 22,000 ocean-view acres in the northern part of West Maui. The area is peaceful and guests can enjoy the scenic landscapes, the nearby golf course, and Hawaiian cultural sites. As it might be expected, there’s an abundance of sandy beaches and excellent snorkeling options.
At Ritz Carlton Kapalua, guests can choose from 466 guestrooms, suites, and presidential suites all equipped with high-end amenities. All units are fashioned with tropical decor and feature hardwood floors, four-poster beds, and unique artworks from local artists. The ambiance is cozy and romantic; rooms are filled with natural light coming from the large windows. Sleek bathrooms feature oversized soaking tubs, rain showers, and luxurious toiletries.
The staff at the hotel is very welcoming, friendly, and happy to assist with anything you might need, or answer any inquiries regarding the city or the hotel. The lavish spa features a marvelous 24-hour outdoor pool, treatment rooms, and grotto whirlpools. Guests’ favorite treatments are massages with Hawaiian herbal ingredients.