Set along the Kohala Coast, Hilton Waikoloa Village spans 62 acres and has a tram system for those jumping between the championship golf courses, swimming lagoon and spa.

Photo courtesy: Hilton Waikoloa Village

Best of Hawaii Island 2018

The best of Hawaii Island, including best hotels, restaurants, hikes, spas, shops and activities.

Here, you'll find the winners from the Best of Hawaii Island section. Just click on the category to see the winners in each. 

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For all the winners from our 2018 HAWAII Magazine Reader's Choice Awards, pick up a copy of our March/April 2018 issue by calling our Circulation Department at 1-800-788-4230, emailing or buy online now