THE FAIRMONT ORCHID is a tropical oasis nestled on 32 beachfront acres of the Kohala Coast on the Big Island of Hawai‘i. The hotel is part of the 3,200-acre Mauna Lani Resort community and is 25 minutes from the Kona International Airport at Keahole. The Fairmont Orchid offers 538 luxuriously appointed guestrooms with private balconies, a full-service spa, fitness & tennis center, spectacular indoor & outdoor dining venues, heated pools & ocean swimming lagoon, and is adjacent to the championship Francis I‘i Brown Golf Courses.
Tranquil accommodations on the Kohala Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii let you escape it all in luxury. Imagine waking up to the sound of waves crashing along the Hawaiian shoreline while you plan your day or waking each morning to spectacular views of the nearby mountains. And don’t forget evenings spent on your lanai overlooking the hotel’s gardens and waterfalls. The Hawaii accommodations are luxurious and views are unforgettable.
There are 538 guest rooms and suites echo the warmth and serenity of the Big Island.
Beachside, be sure and meet the native Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles that bask on the shoreline every afternoon or discover island-style fun and culture as you paddle an outrigger canoe, hike through the largest petroglyph field in the Pacific, learn to weave a coconut leaf basket and more guided by Orchid Beachboys. Decades ago, visitors to the islands were intrigued by the aloha, charm and warm hospitality of the Waikiki Beachboys. Their cultural knowledge, ocean skills and storytelling talents were legendary. This tradition — and the spirit of old Hawaii — thrives at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii through the Orchid Beachboys program.
Enjoy the sunset, delicious offerings and romantic fine dining in Hawaii at the award-winning Brown’s Beach House, dip your toes in the sand for a more casual family dining experience at Hale Kai Restaurant. The sushi at Norio’s Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar is the best on the island, and the sumptuous three day rotating breakfast buffet at Orchid Court will start your day off right. End the day with a tropical libation and beautiful Big Island sunset at Luana Lounge. These offerings and more located here at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii resort restaurants in Mauna Lani Resort.
In a hurry? Brown’s Deli has Kona Coffee and items to go. Visit the Kahakai Bar on the beach for a refreshing tropical libation just steps from the gentle surf. Not to be missed is the memorable Polynesian feast under the stars complete with delicious offerings and a live performance The Gathering of the Kings is held on Saturday evenings at the Plantation Estate.
For the keiki (children), a keiki menu is offered at all of the restaurants.Also, there is a Lifestyle Cuisine Plus which is a new menu available upon request catering to guests with specific diet-dependent conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and gluten free, as well as unique dietary preferences including, macrobiotic, raw and vegan diets.
The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii’s award-winning Spa Without Walls lets you enjoy the splendor of Hawaii’s tropical climate with eight private outdoor waterfall hale (huts), six more oceanside and three indoor treatments rooms. With the soothing sounds of water, the pleasant ocean breezes and the floral scent that fills the air, treatments integrate Hawaii’s natural therapeutic environment and ancient healing arts into every experience.
The hotel also boasts a fully equipped Fitness Center, an oceanfront 10,000-square-foot swimming pool, world-class tennis courts, a fully equipped business center and more.Top Features:
- Protected, white sand beach is located just steps away from the guestrooms
- Swimming lagoon offers snorkeling with abundant sea turtle and tropical fish
- Oceanfront pool and hot tubs are heated year round and open 24 hours
- Unique spa hales offer outdoor massage by the ocean or above the waterfalls
- Spacious guestrooms have 1 king or 2 queen beds and white marble bathrooms with 2 sinks and 2 showers
All 2013 Traveline Guests Receive:
- Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
- served in the restaurant
- Two Fun & Sun Activity Passes
- Use of the following equipment is included in the pass. Mask, Snorkels, Fins; Boogie Boards; Soft-top surf boards; personal floats; one and two person kayaks; stand-up paddle boards. 50% off Tennis Clinics.