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Where to Stay?

We’ll show you some of Hawai‘i’s best properties so you know you’re getting the most of your visit.

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Hawai‘i is a vacationer’s paradise. Beautiful rooms and top-notch service are the cherry on top of Hawai‘i’s breathtaking views, perfect weather, and idyllic beaches. Planning the perfect Hawaiian vacation should be exciting, not stressful. We’ll show you some of Hawai‘i’s best properties so you know you’re getting the most of your visit. “Where To Stay” will make researching and planning your next Hawaiian vacation a breeze.

Mana Kai Maui

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Maui nō ka ʻoi! (Maui is the best!)

You’ve chosen to visit Maui—the best island in the world, where the stunning beauty of Hawaii is encapsulated in this one island—from soft sandy beaches and waterfalls, to 10,000-foot Mt. Haleakalā.

But where to stay? Beachfront hotel—with full amenities and daily maid service, or, the comfort and convenience and value of a condominium? Situated on mile-long Keawakapu Beach, the Mana Kai Maui— “where heaven meets earth”— has it all.

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“The location of this resort is not surpassed by any other resort. Walkout from resort to beach is awesome. Amenities provided in resort are very convenient, from the concierge service, food shop, swim and snorkel gear, and workout facility. Couldn’t choose better.”— 9-years in a row visitor.

You can choose from hotel-style rooms, to 1- or 2-bedroom oceanview condominiums, complete with full kitchens.

When booking, you’ll definitely want to book directly with the Mana Kai’s on-site management and receive full value with free daily maid service, free pool towel service, no check-out cleaning fees, no resort fees, free parking, free WiFi, and even restaurant discounts.

See this spectacular property and take advantage of current specials at manakaimaui.com and book your heavenly stay today.

Condominium Rentals Hawaii

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Location, location, VACATION!

Nothing beats the comfort and convenience of a condo vacation — and situated steps from some of the most beautiful beaches in Maui and Kauai, Condominium Rentals Hawaii offers a vacationer’s paradise.

Start your day sampling some local coffee, brewed right in your own kitchen while watching the day begin from your private lanai (patio). Then, choose to enjoy a multitude of nearby restaurants, or “dine in” with your own gourmet creations.

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Studio and 1- and 2-bedroom condos include kitchen, free wifi, private lanai, pool, BBQ, laundry facilities and more. Hotel-style rooms are available with coffee maker, and mini-fridge.

Condos are located near shopping, world-class golf, and hundreds of fun activities. Sightseeing is a MUST (and a bargain!) with CRH’s exclusive condo/car package. Explore the island. Find your own secret beach, marvel at breathtaking sunsets, and at the end of the day, stretch out in comfort for a dreamy night’s sleep.

Accommodations adhere to strict quality standards, and staff is available 24/7 for any concerns that may arise—just one of the reasons why CRH is considered a most trusted source in vacation rentals.

Take advantage of current specials and select your next getaway at CRHMaui.com or CRHKauai.com.

Grand Wailea – Humuhumu

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Named after Hawaii’s state fish, Humuhumunukunukuapua’a is a “floating” restaurant composed of a cluster of thatch-roof Polynesian huts, serving island cuisine with Polynesian and Hawaiian influence. The open-air dining room allows guests to soak up the resort’s tropical ambiance while enjoying unparalleled views of Maui’s awe-inspiring sunsets. Chef Alvin Savella, Humuhumu’s chef de cuisine, continues to astound resort guests and Maui residents alike with his innovative culinary approach, visual artistry, and local flavor. His menu highlights Hawaii’s freshest produce and proteins, and even lists the specific fishing vessels that each seafood entrée was caught on. From Savella’s signature Lobster Ramen in Red Miso Coconut Broth to his Free Range Huli Huli Chicken with Li-Hing Mui Rub, his dishes are as delectable as they are creative.

Chef Alvin Savella.
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From savory to sweet, Humuhumu does not disappoint. Grand Wailea’s executive pastry chef, Fabrice Benezit, runs Humuhumu’s dessert program and consistently provides a magical ending to every meal. Highlights include a Pineapple Tatin with camelized Maui Gold Pineapple and Caribbean Cake, a Smashed Coconut featuring haupia chocolate crunch and coconut mouse, and the new Humu Pie with cookie crust, Kona Coffee gelato, caramel sauce and roasted mac nuts.

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Outside of Humuhumu’s sensational menu offerings and the resort’s extensive list of restaurants and bars, guests can take advantage of the 40 acres of lush tropical gardens and endless activities to choose from. Relax in one of the 776 guest rooms carrying a luxury island décor or play in one of the most elaborate pool scenes in all of Hawaii, featuring several pools including waterslides, waterfalls, rapids, grottos, caves and a lively swim-up bar. Guests can enjoy immersive cultural experiences such as an E Ala E Sunrise Ceremony or the Kaulana Ke Kino Journey, a personalized wellness and culinary experiences based on the Hawaiian moon calendar. For the ultimate pampering, head to the award-winning Spa Grande for an extensive menu of treatments designed to leave guests feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Grand Wailea offers something for everyone and is the perfect destination for an immersive Hawaiian getaway and the perfect place to make extraordinary lifetime memories.

Visit grandwailea.com for more information. 

Napili Kai Beach Resort

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Napili Kai Beach Resort – Where your vacation should be... a vacation. 
Swim. Snorkel. Hike. Shop. Dine. Explore. This unique low-rise resort in West Maui features spacious Plantation-style rooms with kitchens, private lanais, and stunning views of Napili Bay. And at Napili Kai, we
do not believe in charging resort fees. 

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Whether honeymooning or “togethering,” this unpretentious resort offers traditional Hawaiian hospitality in an unrivaled oceanfront location. Enjoy lounging on a beach chair while gazing at the stunning Napili Bay.  Take part in some of our on-resort activities which include a weekly Putting Party, hosted mai-tai party, Keiki Hula Show, Horticultural Tour, lei making, daily cultural demonstrations and the Grammy Award Winning Slack Key Show. Try stand-up paddling boarding.  Kapalua Golf and Tennis offer special pricing to Napili Kai guests if you would like to try your skills on the court or course. 

Indulge in fresh and local ingredients while dining steps away from the golden sand fronting Napili Kai’s Sea House Restaurant. Recently voted Maui’s Best Oceanfront Dining. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, award-winning Happy Hour or dinner. Treat yourself and someone special at our private oceanfront dining location under the stars by booking a romantic Na Hoku Dinner.  

www.napilikai.com  1.800.367.5030

"Where to Stay" is a special advertising section printed three times a year in HAWAII Magazineʻs print edition.