On the sunny Kohala Coast, Mauna Kea is a landmark of luxury situated on a beautiful crescent beach offering guests the ideal setting for a relaxing getaway in paradise.
Jewel of the Big Island
Enjoy a variety of guestrooms from oneof-a-kind Presidential Suites to Deluxe Oceanview Rooms with extra large soaking tubs and separate rain showers, or choose from the Beachfront Wing just steps from Kaunaoa Bay.
The 252 luxury guestrooms and suites are elegantly furnished, featuring crisp, clean lines, cloud white and bold sunset colours along with wonderful views from the wide lanai. Amenities include large flat screen TVs, media hubs, bedside iPod dock with clock radios, and luxury L’Occitane bath products.
The hotel’s restaurants incorporate a creative combination of international cuisine with fresh, local Kohala Coast ingredients.
The hotel also offers an unforgettable Sunday brunch buffet, a Mauna Kea tradition, with all your breakfast and lunch favourites enhanced with selections of savoury brunch specialties, including a “temptation table” with irresistible desserts. Indulge your appetite at the weekly Clambake, a longstanding tradition that’s still the Big Island’s most remarkable seafood buffet. The Mauna Kea Hawaiian Lu‘au completes the experience with a taste of culture shared through music, food and family tradition.
Endless recreation options for guests include tennis courts and the legendary Mauna Kea Golf Course offers a rewarding Big Island golf experience for golfers of every level. Children will enjoy daily activities at the beach including Maori Poi Ball Dancing, Critter Crafts and lei-making for adults and children alike. There is also a variety of water and beach sports, or relax and soak up the absolute luxury of unscheduled time in a plush poolside cabana.
The Mauna Kea Spa by Mandara offers a combination of Balinese and Hawaiian inspired therapies, or elevate your energy in the sleek fitness centre. Beach activities for the whole family include snorkelling, canoe rides, stand-up paddle boarding, seasonal whale watching and more!
A collection of boutiques and galleries can be found along the meandering koi ponds, where you can discover delightful surprises in designer resort fashions and swimwear, fine jewellery and island art. Indoor and outdoor group function spaces and meeting rooms are also available, as well as picture-perfect wedding sites for a Big Island wedding.