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Timeless Luxury

The Kahala Hotel & Resort is Oahu’s reigning luxury resort. Set on a secluded beach, this legendary hideaway in Honolulu’s plush Kahala district is a favorite with presidents, international royalty, and celebrities. From the moment you arrive, you will know you are somewhere truly special.

Indulge in five-star service and timeless Hawaiian hospitality. We offer a complete resort experience. From the family getaway to the digital nomad, our tropical beach resort is built to suit your needs.

Special Offers

We crafted special offers that will ensure you make the most of your stay. Our oceanside oasis has everything you could possibly wish for in a tropical beach resort, and much more.

60th Anniversary Package

Join us at The Kahala Hotel & Resort as we celebrate our diamond anniversary, marking 60 years as a premier luxury destination. Experience timeless elegance, captivating views, and impeccable service throughout 2024 with a series of special events and promotions.

Free Nights on Us

Stay Longer, save more! Receive every 3rd, 4th, or 5th night free on select room types.

The Kahala Signature Experience

Experience the height of luxury at The Kahala Hotel & Resort with amenities such as daily breakfast, roundtrip airport transfer, massage for two, and more.

Honolulu’s Gracious Retreat… The Kahala Resort


Immediately embracing, rooms and suites offer lavish comfort, fine finishes, and a choice of scenic, dolphin lagoon, and full ocean views.


Our elegant and spacious guest rooms offer panoramic views of the white-sand beach, dolphin lagoon, tropical scenery, or the majestic Koolau Mountains.


Our suites are second to none, where luxury meets sweeping vistas. Choose from three majestic ocean view categories.

Signature Suites

When only the very best will do. Experience the sophisticated elegance; each Signature Suites offers a unique and breathtaking experience.

The Kahala Hotel & Resort Life

There’s something for everyone to enjoy - experience life at The Kahala Hotel & Resort.

Dining at The Kahala Hotel & Resort

A feast for your taste buds, experience the restaurants at The Kahala Hotel & Resort whether you are looking for date night at Hoku’s, working lunch at Plumeria Beach House, lounging poolside lunch at Seaside Grill, or cocktails at The Veranda, we have a dining experience for your occasion.


Resort Experiences

Our signature offerings and seasonal events help you unwind and relax in the most tranquil of surroundings. Whether you want to pamper yourself in the sumptuous spa, take part in children’s or cultural activities, or enjoy live music, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.


Sustainability Efforts

The Kahala Hotel & Resort is deeply committed to preserving Oahu’s land, ocean and culture for generations to come. We created the Kahala Initiative for Sustainability, Culture and the Arts (KISCA). Please find more information about our initiatives including our Hawaiian Cultural Activities for all guests and communities.


Awards & Accolades

Hawaii Magazine
Hawaii Magazine

2023, Readers' Choice for Luxury Resort, Boutique Hotel, Hotel for Romance, Resort for a Wedding, Hotel/Resort Spa (The Spa at Kahala), Hotel/Resort Restaurant (Plumeria Beach House)

Proud Certified

Proud Certified
The Kahala Hotel & Resort.

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2022, Traveler's Choice Award
The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Forbes 4-Star Spa & 4-Star Hotel

2023, 4-Star Spa & 4-Star Hotel:
The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award
Smart Meetings

2019 and 2020, Platinum Choice Award
The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Hawaii Star Advertiser
Honolulu Star-Advertiser

2023, Best Hotel Staycation (Hotel)
Best Place for brunch (Hoku's)

Smart Meeting Star Winner
Smart Meetings

2019, Best Island Hotel
The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Hawaii Green Business Program
Hawaii Green Business Program

2023, HGBP Award
The Kahala Hotel & Resort


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Families are Forever

With plenty of onsite activities, The Kahala Hotel & Resort is the perfect island getaway for you and your keiki (children).

Day 1: Fun In The Sun

  • Soak up the warm Hawaiian sunshine at our outdoor pool and hot tub. Rent a cabana for the day so you can lounge peacefully while the kids make a splash. With pool toys available for purchase, they’ll never run out of things to do! When you get hungry, there’s no need to go far. Enjoy a light meal at our poolside restaurant, Seaside Grill.
  • In the afternoon, get to know the playful Bottlenose Dolphins who live in our natural water lagoon. This experience is fun for the whole family, and you’ll get to feed, play and swim with these amazing creatures. Learn more about our partner, Dolphin Quest.
  • End the day with an oceanside dinner at Plumeria Beach House. Enjoy fresh island-inspired cuisine as you watch the sun dip below the horizon.

Day 2: Explore Waikiki

  • In the morning, let the kids indulge their creativity at our weekly Hawaiian Culture Classes, which include lei making, lauhala weaving and more.* View the calendar.
  • While they learn, why not treat yourself to a relaxing Couples Massage at the Kahala Spa? We are proud to partner with Aloha Sitters to offer child-sitting services so you can give yourself a much-deserved break. View spa services.
  • After a quick lunch at Plumeria Beach House, hop on our complimentary shuttle to the Royal Hawaiian Center in Waikiki. From there, it’s a short walk to the Waikiki Aquarium or Honolulu Zoo where your family can spend the afternoon marveling at the creatures of the deep or meeting friendly beasts from around the world.
  • Head back to your room to freshen up and enjoy cocktails and dinner service at The Veranda. Enjoy live music from local musicians every Thursday - Saturday from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Learn more.
    *Activities are subject to change. Please see our events calendar for more information.

Day 3: Snorkel & Beach Adventure

  • Wake up bright and early to go snorkeling at the legendary Hanauma Bay. Please note that reservations must be made in advance to enter the park.
  • Return home to spend a golden afternoon on the secluded beach in front of our hotel, where the gentle waves are safe for all ages. For your convenience, we offer beach gear including snorkels and fins, bodyboards, kayaks and paddle boards.
  • Create lasting memories with a sunset photo session on the beach. As a guest, you can book a 45-minute photo shoot on our grounds with Pacific Dream Photography. Learn more.
  • Afterward, tuck into a delicious meal at Arancino’s, voted Best Italian Restaurant in Hawaii.

Sunset Sweethearts

The Kahala Hotel & Resort is a top destination for honeymoons and anniversaries. Celebrate your love with a romantic retreat to paradise.

Day 1: Discover Kahala

  • Wake up to the relaxing Hawaiian tradewinds blowing through your suite and stunning views of the mountains or sea.
  • Don’t let this luxury go to waste. Order our Grand Breakfast service delivered to your door for one-of-a-kind breakfast in bed. View menu.
  • In the afternoon, rent a pair of our cruiser bikes to explore the beautiful neighborhood of Kahala and soak in the gorgeous views. Stop by Kahala Mall to browse the stores and recharge with a light meal or beverage, or see a movie.
  • Rest a while and freshen up, then change into your evening attire and make your way to The Veranda, our open-air dining room. Visit Thursday - Saturday to sip delicious Mai Tais while listening to live entertainment by Hawaii’s top local talent.

Day 2: Indulge Your Senses

  • On your second day, rent a car at our on-property car rental desk and head west for a leisurely drive around Diamond Head. If it’s a Saturday, stop by the KCC Farmer’s Market to sample fresh produce and browse handcrafted gifts. Afterward, continue on to the eclectic neighborhood of Kaimuki, known for its vibrant art and food scene.
  • After returning for a short nap, head to the Kahala Spa for our signature Romance Treatment, which includes a customized full-body massage, a deep soak tub with rose petals and a soothing facial.
  • At sunset, head down to Hoku’s for a decadent four-course dinner. With views of the ocean and a selection of wine fines, it’s the perfect place end a night a paradise.

Day 3: Lover’s Retreat

  • On your last morning, indulge in a late start to your day.
  • After brunch at Plumeria Beach House, head to the Honolulu Museum of Art for a guided tour of Shangri La, a historic Islamic-inspired estate perched on Black Point.
  • Return back home to rest, or read a good book by the pool.
  • At golden hour, take a romantic walk on our stunning shoreline, hand-in-hand. Have your cocktails hand-delivered from Seaside Grill as you enjoy happy hour on the beach.
  • For dinner, book a table for two at Arancino’s and savor the elegant flavors of Italy over a bottle of wine.