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Fairmont Orchid‚ Hawai‘iFairway VillasHali‘i KaiHilton Waikoloa VillageIslands at Mauna LaniKoleaKumulani at Mauna KeaMauna Kea Beach HotelMauna Lani Bay Hotel & BungalowsMauna Lani PointMauna Lani TerraceShores at WaikoloaThe Fairways at Mauna LaniVillages at Mauna LaniVillas at Mauna KeaVista WaikoloaWai‘ula‘ula at Mauna KeaWaikoloa Beach MarriottWaikoloa Colony VillasWestin Hapuna Beach Resort
Fairmont Orchid Hawaii

Fairmont Orchid, Hawai‘i

Region: South Kohala

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We try not to blather on about a resort—it hurts our credibility. But when it’s right, it’s right. The Fairmont Orchid has an intoxicating richness . . .

Fairway Villas Resort

Fairway Villas

Region: South Kohala

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This gated condo property is located close to the Kings’ Shops with decent golf course views and some pleasant lake views from buildings I–O. This resort is . . .

Hali‘i Kai Hotel and Resort, Waikoloa

Hali‘i Kai

Region: South Kohala

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Hali‘i Kai is a long, narrow, gated condo property. Some units are two-story townhouses. Buildings 13–15 directly face the ocean. (A narrow lava field separates . . .

Hilton Waikoloa Village

Hilton Waikoloa Village

Region: South Kohala

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Hilton Waikoloa Village is the one you’ve probably heard about. This resort spread over 62 acres, is the most elaborate of them all. (By the way, despite . . .

Islands at Mauna Lani

Region: South Kohala

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Even with all the new area condos that went up after its construction, this continues to be a stunning property. The two-story townhouse-type units have high . . .

Kolea

Region: South Kohala

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It’s hard to imagine being unhappy here. These are some of the most impressively appointed condos we’ve seen, and it’s the only gated complex in . . .

Aerial view of the inns at the Kumulani at Mauna Kea in Hawaii.

Kumulani at Mauna Kea

Region: South Kohala

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These low-rise condo buildings in a gated complex house four units each. This was one of the earlier condos finished in the area, and it is very . . .

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel

Region: South Kohala

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This was the first resort to grace the Kohala lava desert area, and a large part of their business is repeat customers. Built by Laurance S. Rockefeller in . . .

Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows

Region: South Kohala

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 This hotel will close Oct. 1, 2018 for 14 months for renovations.

This is one of those resorts that is hard for us to review without sounding like . . .

Mauna Lani Point

Region: South Kohala

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This condo property consistently looks pristine on our visits. The interiors have nice furnishings, huge master bathrooms, pleasing layouts, good location and relaxing views across the golf course . . .

Mauna Lani Terrace

Region: South Kohala

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Most of these condos overlook the ancient fishponds, creating an amazingly tranquil setting. Some units have ocean views as well. Buildings J, K and L often have nice . . .

Shores at Waikoloa

Region: South Kohala

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The units are smaller and aren’t as nice as Vista Waikoloa (its neighbor). The furnishings vary a lot, depending on the owner. The grounds were looking better . . .

The Fairways at Mauna Lani

Region: South Kohala

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This gated condo complex is made up of 21 six-unit buildings. The exteriors are sort of English manor meets Frank Lloyd Wright-goes-to-Hawai‘i. The . . .

Villages at Mauna Lani

Region: South Kohala

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Wow! We almost didn’t want to leave these condos and doubt you’ll want to either. Most buildings in this gated property are two units attached—either . . .

Villas at Mauna Kea

Region: South Kohala

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Completed in 1982, these 21 single-story individually gated condo duplexes look like stand-alone homes but are attached by one common wall. Drive up and you’ll . . .

Vista Waikoloa

Region: South Kohala

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Considering the caliber of these condos and the fact they’re in Kohala, it’s a pretty good deal. Units are large and nicely furnished, the layout is . . .

Wai‘ula‘ula at Mauna Kea

Region: South Kohala

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These 14 two-story buildings in a gated complex were completed in 2006 and house four units each (and a couple of duplexes not in the rental pool . . .

Waikoloa Beach Marriott

Region: South Kohala

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This resort, located directly across from the Kings’ Shops, went for a modern look they call “contemporary elegance.” The effect isn’t very Hawaiian—more like a 1950s . . .

Waikoloa Colony Villas

Region: South Kohala

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This gated condo property is very similar to the Fairway Villas, but the buildings seem a bit quieter and less dense than at Fairway. But Fairway is closer . . .

Aerial shot of Westin Hapuna Beach Resort with white sand and clear water to the right side.

Westin Hapuna Beach Resort

Region: South Kohala

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This resort re-opened and rebranded by the Westin. We will be reviewing it again soon.

This resort is owned by the same company that owns the nearby . . .

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