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About the Resort

Travel + Leisure

  • T+L 500, Top Hawaii Resort for Families and  #1 Oahu Resort, 2014
  • T+L 500, The World’s Best Hotels in Hawaii 2013 (Top 3)
  • T+L 500, Best Family Hotel in US 2013 (Top 12)
  • T+L 500 World’s Best Hotels, No. 1 for Location in Hawaii, (Top 2) December 2012
  • Top Family Hotels in the USA, 2012 (No. 1 in Hawaii)
  • Top Resorts in Hawaii, July 2012 (Top 6)
  • T+L 500 World’s Best Hotels 2011, January 2011
  • World’s Best Island Hotels, March 2011 (Top 10)
  • World’s Best Service 2011, Hawaii (Top 5)
  • America’s Best Beach Hotels, June 2011 (Top 5)

Conde Nast Traveler

  • 2013 Readers Choice Top 15 in Hawaii
  • 2013 Top 100 Spas – No. 1 on Oahu, Top 6 in Hawaii

TripAdvisor.com

  • 2013 Certificate of Excellence
  • Travelers’ Choice – Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the United States

Forbes Travel Guide

  • The Kahala Hotel & Resort – Top Hot 20, 2013
  • The Kahala Hotel & Resort – 4 Stars, The Kahala Spa – 4 Stars, 2013

Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report

  • 2012 Readers’ Choice Award: Top 20 Favorite Family Resorts

US News & World Report

  • 2013 & 2014 Best Hotels in the USA 
  • 2013 Best Hotels in Hawaii (Top 10) 
  • Best Hotel in Honolulu ‐ Oahu Hotels 2011 - 2013 (Top 3)

Hawaii Magazine

  • Reader’s Choice Award—Best Luxury Hotel, 2013

Successful Meetings

  • Pinnacle Award 2010 – 2013

2011 ‐ 2012  Star Advertiser ‘Ilima’ Awards

  • Best Fine Dining Restaurant – Hoku’s 2011

Honolulu Magazine

  • Best of Honolulu – Best Place to Celebrate
  • Hale Aina Awards, Chef’s Choice – Hoku’s 2011
  • Hale Aina Awards, Best Hotel Restaurant – Hoku’s – Gold Award 2010
  • Hale Aina Awards, Best Restaurant for A Date Night—Hoku’s ¬– Bronze Award 2013
  • Hale Aina Awards, Best Brunch—Plumeria Beach House—Bronze Award 2013
  • Best New Yoga Trend - SUP Yoga, CHI Fitness Center - Editor’s Pick - 2013

OpenTable

  • 2012 & 2013 Diners’ Choice Award Winner – Best 100 Restaurants for Brunch – Plumeria Beach House
  • 20013 Diners’ Choice Award Winner—Top 100 Outdoor Dining Restaurants in the U.S—Plumeria Beach House

10Besties.com

  • Readers’ Choice Travel Awards: Best Beach Resorts/Hotels (Top 3)

SpaFinder Wellness!

  • 30 Hot Spas in North America, 2012

Fodor’s Travel

  • Fodor’s Choice Award, 2012 & 2013

Marin Magazine

  • Top Vendors for Your Nuptials 2011 – The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Travel Channel

  • Best Wedding Destination Hotels - #2
  • Travel Agent Magazine
  • 2013 Top Family Hotels List

Travel Weekly

  • 2011 Travel Magellan Awards – Silver Medal – Luxury Hotel/Resort

Gogobot

  • 2013 Travelers’ Favorite Top Hotel