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Close to Waimea
Part of the 1,839-acre Mauna Kea Resort on the Kohala Coast of Hawaii's Big Island, Hapuna Beach Resort is flanked by 2 golf courses and is a 20-minute drive from Waimea.
This Hawaii hotel offers spa services, a large freeform outdoor pool with spa tub, and a fitness center. WiFi is free in public areas.
Guestrooms at Hapuna Beach Resort offer bathrobes and furnished lanais with garden, partial ocean, or full ocean views.
- Good location
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- WiFi could've been better
Hapuna Beach Resort
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Located on the Kohala Coast of Hawaii's Big Island, Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel is part of the 1,839-acre Mauna Kea Resort. The hotel is a five-minute drive from both Kauna'oa Beach and Kawaihae Harbor.
This nine-story Hawaii resort has seven restaurants and bars, many with open-air terraces and ocean views. Cuisines include fresh local seafood, steak, sushi, and American fare. The clubhouse at the adjacent golf course houses a casual café.
For recreation, guests choose from a freeform outdoor pool; a fitness facility with cardiovascular equipment and exercise classes (surcharge); spa services are also available which include massage therapy, facials, and body treatments (surcharge). Several evenings a week, a high-powered telescope is set up for guests to stargaze, and an astronomer is on hand.
A year-round children's program (surcharge) includes Hawaiian arts and crafts, pole fishing, and beachcombing activities. On-site shops offer men's and women's clothing, jewelry, and art.
Guests have signing privileges and access to the facilities at the partner hotel Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, including a second 18-hole golf course (complimentary), a weekly luau, and 13 tennis courts.
Self or valet parking are available for a surcharge.
- Express check-in
- Picnic area
- Fitness facilities
- 24-hour front desk
- Poolside bar
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Business center
- Conference space
- Express check-out
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Coffee shop or café
- Steam room
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Outdoor pool
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 0
- Luggage storage
- Hair salon
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Conference space size (feet) - 0
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Designated smoking areas
- Laundry facilities
- Airport transportation
- Spa tub
- Total number of rooms - 350
- Number of floors - 9
- Wedding services
- Golf course on site
- Tennis on site
- Multilingual staff
Available in all rooms:
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Room service (limited hours)
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Separate bathtub and shower
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Daily housekeeping
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
Where to Eat
Coast Grille - A lanai with ocean views surrounds the open-air dining room of this seafood restaurant, which emphasizes fresh local ingredients. Specialties include an oyster bar, lobster, and a seafood buffet on Friday evenings. Serving dinner only. Open Sunday through Tuesday. Resort attire.
Ocean Terrace - This casual, open-air restaurant serves breakfast buffets and à la carte selections. Open daily.
Beach Bar - Cocktails, early-afternoon pupus, sandwiches, and salads are served poolside.
Reef Lounge - Live Hawaiian guitar music accompanies sunset drinks on this open-air curved terrace.
Café Hapuna - Featuring takeout items including fresh fruit, sandwiches, picnic baskets, and coffee drinks. Build-your-own salad bar. Open from early morning until early evening.
Nearby Things to Do
Beyond the hotel's large freeform outdoor pool and spa tub, a pathway leads past a beach-activities desk to the half-mile crescent of Hapuna Beach. To the north end lies a secluded snorkeling cove. Designed by Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay, the 18-hole Hapuna Golf Course provides ocean views, a driving range, putting and chipping greens, a pro shop, and a fitness center.
The Robert Trent Jones, Sr.-designed Mauna Kea Golf Course is a five-minute drive from the hotel via complimentary scheduled shuttle. Guests also have access to a second fitness center and 13 tennis courts with pro instruction (surcharge) at the partner hotel Mauna Kea Beach Hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Snorkeling on site
- Golf driving range on site
- Golfing on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Parasailing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Volleyball on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Pilates classes on site
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Rowing or canoeing on site
- Fitness classes on site
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Number of treatment rooms 5
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-in time ends at midnight
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 45.00 per night.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Resort fee: USD 31.25 per accommodation, per night
- Internet access
- In-room bottled water
- Self parking
- Additional inclusions
- Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 33 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
- Self parking fee: USD 31.25 per day (in/out privileges)
- Valet parking fee: USD 37.50 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 45.00 per night
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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. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Kids Stay Free
Children 17 and younger stay free when sharing room with parents. Valid for bookings and travel anytime.
Two adults and two children maximum per room booking. Must use existing bedding.
Book a stay in any room category for travel September 25, 2017-December 15, 2017 and receive daily shuttle service to Mauna Kea at designated times, free access to Mauna Kea Beach and pool service along with towels and lounge chairs with umbrellas, complimentary boogie board and snorkeling, 50% off Hapuna golf and rental equipment, 50% off Mauna Kea tennis, 10% off food purchased at Mauna Kea, 15% off any beach activity purchased at Mauna Kea.
Food and beverage discount details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuities may not be included. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.