Best of HAWAII Guide

Aqua Hotels & Resorts

For a stylish and affordable stays in Hawaii, savvy travelers seek out Aqua to maximize vacation value with added amenities and services. From updated guest spaces and accommodations with can’t-beat locations, to delightful conveniences and touches, Aqua hotels will surely surprise and delight with excellent service and plenty of personality.


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Aqua Kauai Beach Resort

The AAA 3-Diamond resort is a beautiful Hawaiian plantation-style resort situated oceanfront on Kauai's longest beach located close to the airport. The resort offers an authentic Kauai experience featuring stylish vintage accommodations with modern amenities. The resort also offers airport shuttle service, 2 restaurants, entertainment, 4 swimming pools, and spa.


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Arancino Restaurants serves authentic Italian cuisine in the heart of world-famous Waikiki and iconic Kahala Hotel.  Its recipes reflect Napoli-style epicurean delights made with imported cheeses, meats and pastas from Italy incorporating fresh local seafood and produce creating unique Italian dining experience. The award-winning Arancino Restaurants have received high remarks by guests including high-profile celebrities.


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Aston at the Waikiki Banyan

A family-favorite, this resort offers extra space, comfort and convenience located two blocks to Waikiki Beach. Each suite has a separate bedroom and fully equipped kitchen. Resort amenities include spacious recreation deck, heated swimming pool, and barbecue grills. There is also an on-site convenience store and Internet café in the lobby.


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Aston at the Whaler on Kaanapali Beach

A renowned resort within the Kaanapali Beach Resort offering beachfront beauty, gracious service and the convenience of condominium living with hotel amenities. All suites are generously sized and include fully equipped kitchens and private lanais or enjoy Premium Suites with upgraded furniture, bedding, redesigned bathrooms, and top-of-the-line appliances and cookware.


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Aston Islander on the Beach

Located oceanfront on Kauai’s Coconut Coast, this resort features refreshed guest rooms and one-bedroom suites offering contemporary island-inspired décor and newly landscaped grounds. Enjoy the convenience of the adjacent Coconut Marketplace’s boutiques and restaurants. Oceanfront location and plantation-style charm make this resort the most enticing retreat on Kauai.


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Aston Maui Hill Resort

Overlooking the Pacific, this resort sits on a tropical setting, minutes from the premier resort area of Wailea. With extra-spacious one and two-bedroom suites, you’ll have plenty of room to kick back and relax. The resort offers easy access to Kamaole Beach Parks, world class golf courses, and numerous fine shops and restaurants.


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Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

Located directly across world-famous Waikiki Beach, this resort is fun and full of life, from the modern-Hawaiian beach theme in the lobby to the naturally inspired décor of our guest rooms. All rooms are styled for comfort and convenience, and include mini-refrigerators and large flat screen TVs.


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Aston Waikiki Circle Hotel

With a prime location directly across from world-famous Waikiki Beach and attractions right outside the hotel, this resort is one of Waikiki’s best values. All guest rooms are styled in bright colors and décor with modern tropical accents, with WiFi Internet access, flat screen TVs and mini-refrigerators.


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Aulani Resort

Welcome to a whole new world of family fun. Welcome to Aulani Resort. This beachfront paradise, set on the white sandy shores of O‘ahu in Ko Olina, was created with families in mind, by the people who know families best: Disney.


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