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ANDAZ MAUI AT WAILEA RESORT Offering four cascading infinity-edge pools, sunset yoga and the ‘Āwili Spa and Salon, this beachfront resort has 290 guestrooms and suites and ten villas with ocean and pool views. Watch the sunset while sipping a cocktail at Lehua Lounge, then enjoy a Chef’s Table dinner at Ka‘ana Kitchen, or dine at celebrity chef Masaharu Morimoto’s on-site restaurant. FOUR SEASONS RESORT LANAI On a bluff overlooking Hulopo‘e Bay — a marine sanctuary that draws spinner dolphins and humpback whales — Four Seasons Resort Lanai has 213 guestrooms, including 45 suites. Dine on Japanese cuisine at Nobu Matsuhisa’s cliff-side restaurant, poolside at Malibu Farm or oceanside at One Forty. FAIRMONT KEA LANI, MAUI Hawai‘i’s only all-suite and villa luxury oceanfront resort, Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui recently underwent a US$70 million renovation. The Wailea resort has an award-winning Willow Stream Spa, an adults-only pool and two activity pools connected by a 42m waterslide. It has six eateries, including a bakery, a seafood noshery and its award-winning signature restaurant, Kō. WHERE TO STAY ON MAUI GRAND WAILEA, A WALDORF ASTORIA RESORT Boasting the largest spa in Hawai‘i, with a hydrotherapy circuit and 40 private treatment rooms, this Waldorf Astoria Resort has 776 guestrooms, including 56 suites. There are also two pools, including a family-friendly pool with seven waterslides, caves and waterfalls, and seven restaurants and lounges, including the acclaimed Humuhumunukunukuapua‘a. A compulsory daily resort fee of US$30 covers extras including a 45-minute photography session with Pacific Dream Photography, yoga classes and scuba diving clinics. HOTEL WAILEA Hawai‘i’s only Relais & Chateaux property and only adults-only resort, Hotel Wailea has 72 one- bedroom suites with a chic beach-house design and large balconies. Enjoy a cocktail by the pool at The Cabanas, dine on produce grown on its own organic farm at The Restaurant at Hotel Wailea or book a private seven-course dinner in The Treehouse. HYATT REGENCY MAUI RESORT AND SPA One of the stand-out features of this Kāʻanapali Beach resort is the swim-up Grotto Bar, between waterfalls in a cave setting. It has 806 guestrooms The lobby of Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. 20 LUXURY HAWAI‘I The Hawaiian Islands: Maui with private balconies and ocean views, five restaurants and five lounges. Choose from Asian- inspired flavours with Hawaiian flair at the award- winning Japengo, steak at Son’z Steakhouse and Polynesian cuisine at its Drums of the Pacific Lū‘au. MONTAGE KAPALUA BAY On the north-west coast of Maui 16km from Lāhainā, this oceanfront resort has 50 one- to four-bedroom residences with large balconies and fully-equipped kitchens. It has a barber shop and beauty salon and two golf courses. Spa Montage has a eucalyptus steam room, cedar wood sauna and an infinity-edge pool overlooking the ocean. Eat poolside at Hana Hou Bar, dine on modern cuisine at Cane & Canoe or organise a private dinner at the Cliff House. OUTRIGGER HOTELS AND RESORTS CONDOS Outrigger Hotels and Resorts has a range of condos to choose from. They include Palms at Wailea Maui by Outrigger within the grounds of Wailea Resort; the boutique-style Aina Nalu Laihana by Outrigger and Kaanapali Maui at the Eldorado by Outrigger, which has three pools. Royal Kahana Maui by Outrigger and Napili Shores Maui by Outrigger have views of Lāna‘i and Moloka‘i islands, while The Kapaula Villas Maui offers upscale villas within Kapaula Resort.
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