HONOLULU — With tourism in the dumps, Hawaii hotels are offering unprecedented discounts, freebies and other incentives ... spa treatments and discounted luau tickets. However, some are getting even more creative, offering everything from the use.
No wonder that one of the Big Island’s most respected resorts, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, was built here ... Room specials that include parking, discount vouchers, resort credits, golf, meals or spa services start at $239 per night; most are good through.
Spud Hilton The first resort hotel on the Big Island's Kohala Coast has become a belated victim of the Oct. 15 earthquake that shook the state of Hawaii. The 310-room Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, opened in 1965 on a former lava field, is closed for an indefinite.
The Mauna Kea Resort features a Honeymoon Romance package at its two properties: the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel and the Mauna ... floats), tennis court time and discounts on photo processing, massages and on the Marriott luau. The Napili Kai Beach Club's.
Dollar Hawaii gives out a booklet with discounts at 70 dining spots ... Going first-class: The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel (Queen Kaahumanu Highway; $220-$330 double) is still queen of the Big Island hotels and the standard by which other luxury resorts in.
Some of the island's best attractions are located out of the main tourist zone of Waikiki Beach and Honolulu ... above the island-the only other point taller in all of Hawaii is Mauna Kea on the Big Island, which you can see from the top of Haleakala.
Just south of Kawaihae, the beaches at Mauna Kea and Hapuna are the best on the island. These wide crescents of sand are clean, powder soft and golden hued. No wonder that one of the Big Island's most respected resorts, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, was built here.