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Room type

Fairmont Garden View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Fairmont Gold Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Ocean View Executive Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Partial Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Deluxe Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Oceanfront Kohala Coast resort on Hawaii's Big Island

Sunny Kohala Coast

This 32-acre oceanfront resort is set on the sunny Kohala Coast of Hawaii's Big Island. The resort features water sports, including kayaking and scuba diving, along with 10 tennis courts.

Snorkeling bay

The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii hugs a secluded snorkeling bay with sea turtles and tropical fish; guests have access to an expansive freeform outdoor pool and 2 lava-rock spa tubs.

Furnished lanais

All 540 guestrooms at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii offer mini-fridges, high-speed Internet access, safes, video games, furnished lanais, and marble bathrooms with double vanities, bathrobes, scales, and phones.

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The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii is located on the Kohala Coast, a 25-minute drive from the town of Waimea and 22 miles from the Kona airport.

An oceanfront restaurant at this resort on the Big Island of Hawaii serves regional cuisine with nightly Hawaiian music and hula shows. Other dining options include a breakfast restaurant, a sushi bar, a Hawaiian cowboy-themed lounge, and a poolside bar.

The resort offers a 10,000-square-foot freeform pool and two lava-rock spa tubs. Beachside activities include snorkeling, kayaking, surfing, and turtle watching. Spa Without Walls (surcharge) features oceanfront massage cabanas, while a fitness center has cardiovascular equipment and free weights.

The Keiki Aloha children's program (surcharge) provides supervised activities, including arts and crafts, nature walks, and snorkeling. Resort wear, jewelry, and spa products are sold in the resort's boutiques.

This Hawaii Fairmont has 30,000 square feet of indoor meeting and event space, with event catering, audiovisual equipment, and high-speed Internet access available (surcharge). A business center provides faxing, copying, shipping, and other services; fees apply. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in the lobby.

  • Outdoor pool
  • On private beach
  • Poolside bar
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Full-service spa
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Express check-in
  • Total number of rooms - 540
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Picnic area
  • Arcade/game room
  • Elevator/lift
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Tennis on site
  • Wedding services
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Health club
  • Luggage storage
  • Self parking (surcharge)
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Family Friendly Amenities

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
Internet

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • Video-game console
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Lanai
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Pay movies
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Cable TV service
  • LCD TV
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Where to Eat

Where to Eat

Brown's Beach House - Menu of Pacific Rim and Hawaiian regional cuisine featuring locally grown produce, fresh seafood from island waters, and mainland meats. Open for dinner, with nightly Hawaiian music.

Norio's Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar - Features authentic, traditional Japanese cuisine. An up-close-and-personal culinary experience is offered from a 12-seat sushi bar. With tables overlooking koi ponds, this intimate dinner restaurant features fresh sushi, teriyaki, tempura, and a selection of sakes and wines.

The Orchid Court - This breakfast restaurant serves daily buffets and à la carte items in an open-air setting with tropical garden and waterfall views.

Brown's Deli - Offering on-the-go snacks, sandwiches, fresh fruit, salads, pastries, and coffee drinks. Open all day.

Luana Lounge - Located near the main lobby, this leisurely and comfortable spot is perfect for relaxing and enjoying tropical libations and delectable pupus (appetizers). Features local Big Island art. Open mid afternoon until late night.

Hale Kai Restaurant - Watch endangered sea turtles bask on the shore from this toes-in-the-sand, family-style-dining restaurant. Serves a broad menu of lunch and dinner favorites, desserts, and cocktails. Located poolside. Open from late morning until late evening.

Kahakai Bar - Cocktails and pupus are served beachside under a Polynesian-style thatched roof. Open from late morning until early evening.

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Nearby Things to Do

Nearby Things to Do

Resort staff can assist guests with snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, and other water sports; fees apply. Cultural and nature hikes are also available (surcharge). Complimentary water-aerobics classes are held in the resort's 10,000-square-foot freeform pool each morning. Other facilities include two outdoor spa tubs, and a fitness center. Guests have access to 10 tennis courts, with a pro shop and instruction available; fees apply.

For a one-time per-person fee, guests may obtain an optional activity pass that includes snorkeling, beach, and kayak equipment; yoga, surfing, and tennis lessons.

The Fairmont Orchid is adjacent to the Francis H. I'i Brown Golf Course, which features two 18-hole, par 72 golf courses with ocean views and green fairways patterned with black lava.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Complimentary bicycles on site
  • Basketball on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
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Spa Services

Spa Services

The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii's Spa Without Walls offers a diverse menu of more than 45 treatments and therapies. Spa offerings fuse the Big Island's natural ingredients with indigenous healing methods, some of which were used by ancient Hawaiian healers. Guests can pamper themselves with spa services offered in oceanfront, waterfall, or indoor locations.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Thai massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Sauna in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Accessibility

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage
Hotel Policies

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 25.00 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2010 Travel + Leisure 500.
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Children Eat Free

Children younger than 5 years old eat complimentary meals when accompanied by a paying adult. Children 5 - 12 years old enjoy meals at a 50-percent discount when accompanied by a paying adult.

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