Lanai Four Seasons Resorts Hotels & Lanai Island Vacation
The Private Isle of Hawaii and Four Seasons Resort Lanai
As the third smallest of the eight major Hawaiian islands, Lanai was once known as Pineapple Island. However, Lanai was thoughtfully transformed into a famous tourist destination in 1990s. With the Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay and the Lodge At Koele Hotels, 141 square miles lush landscape and miles of coastline, Lanai provides visitors best resort hotels, as well as numerous opportunities to explore white sand beaches, hiking trails, and all super-nature of tropical island.
You can reach Lanai Island by airplane. Daily air service is available via Hawaiian Airlines. There is also daily ferry service between Lanai Island and Lahaina Harbor of Maui Island provided by Expeditions.
Lanai Luxury Hotels and Resorts
This small island now presents to visitors some of the best hotels among Hawaii Islands. The Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay and the Lodge At Koele are the twin resorts with world-class facilities. The Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay Hotel is located along the Hulopo’e Bay. The Lodge At Koele is located on Lanai northeast upcountry.
Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay is located near the beach in Lanai City and close to Pu’u Pehe and The Challenge at Manele. Additional area points of interest include Kaunolu Village Site.
Dining options at Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay include 5 restaurants. Recreational amenities include a golf course. Also located on site are an outdoor pool, a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. The property’s full-service health spa has massage/treatment rooms. This 5.0-star property has a 24-hour business center and offers small meeting rooms. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas.
This Lanai City property has event space consisting of conference/meeting rooms and a ballroom. For a surcharge, shuttle services include an airport shuttle and an area shuttle. Wedding services, concierge services, and tour assistance are available. Guest parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include valet parking, a children’s club, and an arcade/game room. This is a smoke-free property.
There are 236 guestrooms at Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay. Guestrooms are all accessible via exterior corridors. Balconies offer ocean, pool, or garden views. Beds come with signature bedding, triple sheeting, and down comforters. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are offered. Bathrooms feature separate bathtubs and showers with handheld showerheads. They also offer double sinks, phones, and makeup/shaving mirrors. Wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge; guestrooms also offer cordless phones, CD players, and voice mail. 40-inch LCD televisions have premium cable channels, DVD players, and Oncommand video. Air-conditioned rooms also include washers/dryers, desks, complimentary bottled water, and blackout drapes/curtains. A turndown service is available nightly, housekeeping is offered, and guests may request hypo-allergenic bedding. Cribs (infant beds) and rollaway beds are available on request. Guestrooms are all non-smoking.
Located in Lanai City, Four Seasons Resort Lanai, The Lodge at Koele is in the mountains and close to The Experience at Koele. Additional area points of interest include Shipwreck Beach.
Dining options at Four Seasons Resort Lanai, The Lodge at Koele include 4 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include a golf course. Also located on site are an outdoor pool, a health club, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. Spa amenities include spa services and body treatments.
This 5.0-star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, secretarial services, and technology support staff. Wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is available in public areas (surcharges apply). This Lanai City property has 2 square feet of event space consisting of banquet facilities and exhibit space. For a surcharge, shuttle services include an airport shuttle and an area shuttle. Wedding services, translation services, and tour assistance are available. Guest parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include a library, a poolside bar, and valet parking. This is a smoke-free property.
Balconies offer garden or courtyard views. Beds come with pillowtop mattresses, signature bedding, Egyptian cotton linens, and down comforters. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are offered. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations with handheld showerheads. They also offer phones, makeup/shaving mirrors, and designer toiletries. Wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge; guestrooms also offer cordless phones, voice mail, and complimentary newspapers. 40-inch LCD televisions have premium cable channels, DVD players, and pay movies. Air-conditioned rooms also include separate sitting areas, desks, complimentary bottled water, and ceiling fans. Guests may request hypo-allergenic bedding, extra towels/bedding, and wake-up calls. A nightly turndown service and housekeeping are available. Cribs (infant beds) and rollaway beds are available on request.
Two Championship Golf Courses
Lanai Island offers golfers two championship golf courses. Designed by famous golfer Jack Nicklaus and built on natural lava outcroppings overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the Challenge at Manele Golf Course is one of the top-ranked championship courses by the sea.
Sandy Beaches on Lanai Isle
There are a few sand beaches on tiny Lanai Island. All Hawaii’s beaches, including Lanai’s beaches, are free and open to the public. Some beaches have picnic tables and facilities, others are perfect for water spots.
— Hulopoe Beach
With luxurious Manele Bay Hotel on its side, Hulopoe Beach is located in south Lanai and is the finest sand beach on Lanai Island. Hulopoe Bay is a excellent place for all kinds of water activities, including snorkeling and swimming. The tide pools around Hulopoe Bay offer you a wonderful time to explore marine life and fascinating nature.
— Polihua Beach
Polihua Beach is located on the northwestern coast of Lanai Island. This 1.5-mile white-sand beach offers visitors a beautiful views of Molokai Island. Polihua Beach is not an ideal place for swimming due to high winds and strong currents, but is famous for the sea-turtles that came here to nest and to lay eggs.
— Shipwreck Beach
Shipwreck Beach is 8-mile long and is located on Lanai’s northeast shore – Kaiolohia Bay. This 8-mile beach is named because of the abandoned ships on the reef. You can enjoy walking on this beach but not swimming. Changing rooms and outdoor showers are not available here.
Because of Lanai geographical location, the climate varies with average temperatures from 72°F to 79°F, with lowest 48°F and highest 95°F. It is perfect for outdoor activities all year long, including sport activities such as Golf or Tennis. Lanai has some of the best Hawaii golf courses. There are also tennis courses available in major resorts. This island’s outdoor activities also include water sports such as Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, etc., as well as Hiking and Horseback riding.
Besides the activities provided by the resorts, you can hike the famous Munro Trail or enjoy horseback riding in wooded upland to explore picturesque Lanai, its hidden valleys and wildlife, and unique landscape.
The historical place as Garden of the God is located at the end of Palihua Road. To explore this mystery you have to rent a four-wheels-drive car to get there. Lanai has several beaches favorable for Snorkeling and Scuba Diving to swim with colorful tropical fish in the clear and warm water of the Pacific Ocean.
— Scuba Diving /Snorkeling
With clear, warm waters, Hulopo’e Bay is a excellent place for all kinds of water activities, including snorkeling, scuba diving and swimming. It offers scuba divers the most outstanding underwater reefs in Hawaii where rare sea turtles may appear.
With luxurious Manele Bay Hotel on its side, Hulopo’e Bay is located in South Lanai. The tide pools around Hulopo’e Bay offer you a wonderful time to explore marine life and fascinating nature.
— Horseback Ride
The Stables at Koele offers visitor another exciting way – horseback riding to explore the beauty of Lanai Island. Trail ride offers are range from one hour scenic tours to 4 hours private trail rides.
Twin resorts of Lanai Island provide visitors some of the best restaurants in Hawaii. The restaurant in the Lodge At Koele, which offers visitors award-winning fresh flavors of the Pacific in world-class dining rooms, has been ranked top choice by travel magazines.
Lanai City, the only city on this Island, is located in upcountry. Most population of Lanai island centered in this city, a 1920s plantation town built by James Dole. Today, you can find some charming shops and galleries here and will be welcomed by its residents with Aloha spirit.