Get an overview of this hotelSecluded Kapolei resort on circular cove and beach

Destination spa

This beachfront Ihilani Resort & Spa, located 19 miles west of Honolulu International Airport in the 640-acre Ko Olina Resort, includes a 35,000-square-foot health spa and an 18-hole golf course.

Distinctive dining

This resort has 3 ponds filled with sharks, rays, and tropical fish; leisure options include golf, tennis, a circular pool, and a number of restaurants featuring fresh, local ingredients.

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Spacious guestrooms have marble bathrooms with soaking tubs and signature bedding with pillowtop mattresses and 300-thread-count sheets. Furnished lanais feature ocean, mountain, or garden views.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Within a 40-minute drive of Waikiki, this secluded oceanfront resort offers a tranquil, relaxed atmosphere. The renowned health spa provides an outdoor lap pool, relaxation lanais, and a variety of Hawaiian-based therapies, including the Ihilani Cool Ti Leaf Wrap, perfect for relieving sunburns.

Guests can choose from a range of activities, including tennis, volleyball, and discounted golf at the 18-hole Ko Olina Golf Course, designed by Ted Robinson. Guests can swim in a large circular pool, snorkel in lagoons filled with tropical fish, or take a fishing excursion from a 43-acre marina. Activity programs are available for children ages 5–12 and teens (surcharges).

Meeting and event space at this Kapolei hotel features an open-air pavilion surrounded by tropical gardens. A 24-hour business center is on site. Other amenities include parking, tour and ticket assistance, and luggage storage.

Ihilani Resort & Spa is smoke-free; fines apply for violations.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Total number of rooms - 358 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • DVD player  
  • Outdoor pool  

Room Amenities

  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • DVD player 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Azul - Signature restaurant serving steaks, Hawaiian seafood, and Mediterranean cuisine using local ingredients. Choices include grilled Kona lobster, crab cakes, and Maui Gold Pineapple Tarte Tatin. Indoor and oceanfront terrace seating available. Open for nightly dinner and Sunday champagne brunch.

Naupaka Terrace - Overlooking the pool, this all-day restaurant serves breakfast, buffet brunch, lunch, dinner, and Saturday-night seafood buffet. Contemporary Pacific Rim cuisine.

Ushio-Tei - Named for the subtle tides of Hawaii, Ushio-Tei adjoins a peaceful Japanese garden and serves traditional Japanese fare, including sushi and sashimi. Buffet dinner offered Monday, Friday, and Saturday. Open for dinner only. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

Poolside Grill - Open-air grill with ocean views. Serving Hawaiian appetizers, sandwiches, salads, and tropical drinks. Open from midday to early evening.

Starbucks - Located in the lobby lounge, the café sells pastries, juice, and fruit. Open mornings only.

Hokulea Bar - Lobby-level bar with views of the lagoon beach and ocean. Serving cocktails and a light menu, including pupus. Open from mid-afternoon until late evening, with live evening entertainment.

Spa Dining - Ihilani Spa Cuisine is offered in each of the resort's restaurants. Denoted with the Ihilani Spa logo, menu items limit calories, fat, and sodium.

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Nearby Things to Do

Surrounded by padded lounge chairs, a circular outdoor pool overlooks the lagoon, beach, and ocean. The resort's health club includes an outdoor lap pool and an extensive workout area with individual TV screens for each cardio machine.

Tennis enthusiasts can book time on the resort's 6 courts (3 Kramer-surfaced and 3 Plexipave), each with mountain and ocean views. Surcharges apply.

Golfers receive special rates at the Ko Olina Golf Course, an 18-hole, 6,867-yard course designed by Ted Robinson with 16 water features.

Snorkeling, sailing, and fishing excursions and sunset catamaran cruises set sail from the resort's 43-acre marina.

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

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Spa Services

Newly renovated in January 2011, the Ihilani Spa is a full-service destination spa featuring a new zen garden and meditation area, couple's treatment room, and a private suite for customizable services for the exclusive use of groups.

The spa offers a salon for beauty services and hair styling, a 24-hour fitness center, and body treatments and massages using products harvested from the islands.

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 15:00:00


Check-out time is 12:00:00

Children and extra beds

  • All children are welcome.
  • Children under 17 years old stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee.


Pets allowed

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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The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 28.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 35 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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