Best of HAWAII Guide

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa

Surrounded by 40 spectacular oceanfront acres, discover endless activities and amenities, including a half-acre free-form pool, oceanfront spa, exotic wildlife, Maui’s best sushi restaurant, Japengo, nightly Drums of the Pacific Luau, Tour of the Stars rooftop astronomy program, breathtaking wedding venues, deluxe Regency Club and more.




Kaanapali Beach Hotel

Fronting the best stretch of world-famous Kaanapali Beach, the 432-room Kaanapali Beach Hotel will turn your Hawaiian dreams into life long memories. Officially recognized as “Hawaii’s Most Hawaiian Hotel”, complimentary nightly Hawaiian entertainment, a children’s program and daily Hawaiian activities will make your stay a memorable, value packed Hawaiian experience.


2019 Awards:

Best Maui midrange hotel or resort

Best Maui value hotel

Best Maui boutique hotel

Best Maui hotel or resort for families

Best Maui hotel or resort pool

Best Maui hotel or resort for long vacations

Best Maui hotel or resort for a romantic getaway

Best Maui hotel or resort with the best aloha spirit

Best Maui hotel or resort staff

Best Maui hotel or resort guest services program





Kamaka Ukulele

Samuel Kaialiilii Kamaka began crafting koa ukuleles in 1916. Today, three generations continue the family business. The value of a Kamaka 'ukulele comes not only from its fine quality craftsmanship, but from its heritage. A Kamaka ‘ukulele is a legacy, a cherished family heirloom that can be passed on from one generation to the next.


Best of All Islands Ukulele




Kauai Coffee®

Kauai Coffee® is proud to be voted as one of the “Best of All Islands Coffee.” Visit our Estate and enjoy complimentary walking tours, sample 100% Kauai Coffee, watch artisan roasting demonstrations and learn about the journey of a coffee bean; from seed to cup.




Kauai Museum

The Kauai Museum develops and preserves outstanding collections which reflect the heritage and artistic achievements of the indigenous and immigrant peoples of Kauai and Niihau. Their fascinating Exhibits, Publications, Educational Programs and Archival artifacts tell beautiful stories of Kauai and Niihau Islands' rich history! A must see.

2019 Best Kauai Museum 


Kauai Shores Hotel

Set on six tropical acres along a pristine stretch of Kauai’s Royal Coconut Coast, the Kauai Shores Hotel features modern guestrooms with a vibrant décor, two pools, pool deck and hot tub, nightly live entertainment, yoga classes, bicycle rentals, activities desk, and beachfront dining at award-winning Lava Lava Beach Club.

(800) 222-5642 


Kono’s began in Haleiwa in 2002, and has been selling their signature Kalua pig in Famous Breakfast Bombers, sandwiches and plate lunches for 17 years. Visit the award-winning Kono’s today.

KoOlina Golf

Ko Olina Golf Club, one of Golf Digest’s “Top 75 Resort Courses in the U.S.” is a challenging 18-hole Oahu golf course built in 1990 by renowned course architect Ted Robinson. Located on the sunny West Coast of Oahu, just a short drive from Honolulu and Waikiki, Ko Olina Golf Club is also home to the 2012 – 2018 LPGA LOTTE Championship.


Kualoa Ranch Private Nature Reserve

Established in 1850, Kualoa is 4000 acres of history, beauty & adventure. Known as "Jurassic Valley”, it is where Jurassic Park, Jurassic World, Jumanji, Kong and over 70 more movies and TV shows have been filmed since Elvis in the 1950s.  Kualoa offers a ZIP LINE as well as a variety of tours on ATVs, Raptors, Electric Bikes, Buses, Boats, Jeeps, Kayaks, Trolleys and even hiking and food tours!



Leoda’s Kitchen & Pie Shop

Charming cafe featuring farm-fresh sandwiches, salads, and daily specials as well as handmade sweet and savory pies for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We take a unique approach to many classic or traditional favorites…we call it glorified grandma comfort food. Counter service. Fresh baked bread available too. Open 7 a.m.-8 p.m.

820 Olowalu Village Rd., Honoapiilani Hwy, Lahaina, Hawaii 96761
(808) 662-3600