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Mauna Kea Beach Hotel

Kohala Coast, United States

92 Excellent 398 Reviews

All guests making reservations with Five Star Alliance will also receive full buffet breakfast for two daily at Manta Restaurant, complimentary WiFi, and a $100 resort credit per stay when booking a room or a $200 resort credit per stay when booking a suite.**In addition, book the "Every 7th Night Free" rate now through December 14, 2019 to enjoy a complimentary night.

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Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
Founded in 1965, Big Island's Mauna Kea Beach Hotel provides spectacular golf, exceptional dining, and intimate, beachfront accommodations. The landmark resort hotel recently underwent a $150 million repair and renovation, creating a modern day version of the unique and timeless property.

Resting on the natural white sands of golden Kohala Coast’s Kauna’oa Beach, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel offers 258 luxury guestrooms and suites, some of which have been enhanced with serene golf or ocean-view baths. Guests will also enjoy the newly renovated 18-hole championship golf course, as well as a new golf clubhouse and restaurant. An array of new dining options is now available, providing creative combinations of cultured international cuisines and fresh, local Kohala Coast ingredients.

Additional amenities include a new transcendent spa by Mandara, an 11-court seaside tennis club, a new 2,500 square-foot fitness center with 43 Life Fitness exercise machines, a new boutique shopping enclave along meandering koi ponds, and much more. The luxurious beachside property also includes indoor and outdoor group function spaces and meeting rooms, as well as picture-perfect wedding sites for a dream Big Island Wedding, creating the ideal space for business, leisure, and celebration alike.
Hotel Address:
  • Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
  • 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Drive
  • Kohala Coast, HI 96743
  • United States

Location Summary
The world-renowned Mauna Kea Beach Hotel is located on beautiful Kauna Oa Bay, considered by many to be the islands single most picturesque beach. Crescent-shaped with pure white sands and shimmering aqua waters, it is perfect for water sports including swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, kayaking, catamaran riding, whale watching and deep-sea fishing.

Directions to Hotel
From Keahole Kona Airport; When exiting the Airport turn left at the stoplight on Queen Kaahumanu Highway. The drive takes you past Lava Fields where tourists have written their names on the side of the road with little white stones. You will pass the resort areas of Hualalai Waikoloa and Mauna Lani. Just past the Hapuna Beach State Park you will find The Mauna Kea Resort entrance on the left.
Travel And Leisure Award
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Travel + Leisure's "World's Best, Top Hawaii Hotels", Golf Digest's "Best Golf Resorts in North America."
Business Center
Ricoh Business Center.
Banquets & Meetings
Over 100,000 square foot of flexible indoor/outdoor meeting space when combined with sister property, Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel.
Fitness Center
2,500 square feet Fitness Center.
Natural white sand Kauna'oa Beach, one of Hawaii's best ranked beaches by top travel authorities.
18-hole oceanside championship course.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
    - Tennis Courts On Site
Available Activities
  • - Beach
    - Gliding
    - Golf Driving Range
    - Golfing
    - Jet Skiing
    - Sailing
    - Scuba Diving
    - Water Skiing
    - Windsurfing