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Unveiling Paradise: Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection

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For over 60 years, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection has been known for dreamy Hawaiian escapes. Nestled on the Kohala Coast of the Big Island, this 252-key resort offers a vibrant cultural experience. 

Why is Mauna Kea Beach Hotel a Top Choice For Hawaiian Luxury

1. Multi-Resort Access with “Stay at One, Play at All”

Mauna Kea Resort offers an exceptional value proposition with its “Stay at One, Play at All” program. Guests booking a room at either the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel or The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort can access the amenities and facilities of both properties. This includes a diverse culinary scene with 11 distinct dining outlets, ranging from the award-winning Manta and Meridia for a fine-dining experience to the casual beachfront Hau Tree and the iconic Mauna Kea Luau for a taste of Hawaiian culture.

2. Explore the Scenic Ala Kahakai Historic Trail

Nature enthusiasts staying at Mauna Kea Resort can enjoy the Ala Kahakai Historic Trail. This picturesque oceanfront path winds along the Big Island’s coastline, passing directly through both the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort. It provides a scenic escape for guests seeking outdoor adventure and breathtaking ocean views.

3. Free Beach Activities and No Resort Fees

Mauna Kea Resort stands out by offering a no-resort-fee policy, a significant cost-saving advantage for guests. Additionally, the resort boasts a well-equipped Beach Club offering a variety of complimentary ocean activities like outrigger canoeing, snorkeling, stand-up paddleboarding, surfing, and boogie boarding. This allows guests to experience the thrill of Hawaii’s waters without incurring extra charges.

Perfect For All Travelers

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel welcomes families with its kid-friendly activities, couples seeking romance with luxurious amenities and secluded experiences, groups with its spacious accommodations and event venues, seniors with its accessible features and serene atmosphere, young travelers with its adventurous activities and cultural programs, beach lovers with its pristine coastline, honeymooners with its romantic ambiance, adventure travelers with its unique excursions, and those celebrating special occasions with its unforgettable experiences. Guests of all ages can embrace the spirit of Aloha and island adventure at their fingertips. 

Dining Experience

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel offers a diverse selection of 4 on-site dining options to tantalize your clients’ taste buds:

  • Manta: This signature restaurant boasts breathtaking ocean views and an award-winning wine list. Guests will enjoy island-inspired cuisine for breakfast or dinner, and witness the magic of manta ray viewing for an unforgettable experience.
  • Hau Tree: Perfect for a casual beachfront meal, Hau Tree offers refreshing drinks, light bites like poke wraps and burgers, and delicious dinner options showcasing fresh seafood.
  • Number 3: Satisfy your clients’ hunger with a tasty lunch menu at this golf course clubhouse restaurant, ideal for a mid-round break.
  • Copper Bar: Your clients will enjoy innovative handcrafted cocktails and shareable plates like sushi and flatbreads at this casual spot featuring stunning panoramic views of Kauna‘oa Bay. Live music and hula performances add to the vibrant ambiance.

Mauna Kea Luau: Guests will experience rich traditions of Hawaii with a captivating luau experience. They can celebrate with music, dance, and legendary elegance. Savor both classic luau dishes and contemporary favorites, all complemented by the breathtaking oceanfront setting.

Why Should Travel Advisors Recommend Mauna Kea Beach Hotel

With a timeless tradition of aloha, your clients are welcomed to renew and reconnect in a setting of elegance. Dining at Mauna Kea is as dynamic as the magical setting. Guests can explore Hawaii’s rich heritage through curated programming led by Aloha Ambassadors. They will love the island’s artistic spirit by exploring Laurance S. Rockefeller’s extensive South Pacific and Asian art collection, one of the most comprehensive in Hawaii.

Clients can challenge themselves on the award-winning Mauna Kea Golf Course. They can explore the underwater world with snorkeling adventures or embark on a truly unforgettable journey with the remarkable Manta Night Swims. For those seeking relaxation, the intimate spa offers a space of tranquility.

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel caters to every desire. Guests can perfect their backhand (or pickleball!) at the Seaside Tennis Club, while families can enjoy a variety of kid-friendly activities. They can explore the island at their own pace by renting one of the resort’s Teslas or take in breathtaking aerial views with a VIP helicopter tour.

This luxurious hotel transcends expectations, offering a unique blend of relaxation, cultural immersion, and adventure. Mauna Kea Beach Hotel is the ideal choice for your clients seeking a Hawaiian experience that is like no other.

Getting To The Property

Reaching Mauna Kea Beach Hotel from Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport (KOA) is easy. The convenient location, just 26.5 miles or a 35-minute drive away, offers a variety of transportation options. Guests can rent a car for ultimate flexibility, hop on a pre-arranged airport shuttle, utilize ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft, or take a taxi directly to the hotel.

UJV Exclusive Amenity

Book your clients at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and they will receive a Signature Welcome Amenity and special renovation rate.