Maui and her sister islands, Molokai and Lanai, continue to offer memorable experiences for first-time visitors and seasoned travelers alike.
Here are just a selling points for clients looking for a vacation to this part of the Aloha State.
Ease Into Vacation with New Airport Lounge
Four Seasons Resorts Lanai debuts an exclusive airport lounge located in the commuter terminal at Honolulu International Airport. The 1,000-square-foot luxury lounge offers a retreat-like setting for passengers prior to flying to Lanai. Clients will enjoy complimentary amenities including food, beverages, iPads, Wi-Fi access, charging stations, luggage holding areas, magazines, newspapers and hi-def televisions. A lounge concierge can assist with check-in, activity and restaurant reservations. Additionally, guests traveling from the mainland via Island Air can enjoy "concierge transfer" service to the commuter terminal. Agents should e-mail [email protected].
The Fairmont Kea Lani Offers Pre-Arrival Vacation Planning
The Fairmont Kea Lani's Pre-Arrival Program offers clients personalized vacation planning, weeks before they arrive on Maui. Through this personalized service, guests are contacted sixty days before arrival by the pre-arrival manager, who offers information and insider tips in various categories: families, romance, adventure, Hawaiian culture, food & wine, health & wellness and "what's new." Clients can then secure reservations for activities, dining and events, resulting in a customized itinerary that is unique to the traveler's interests and finalized long before they arrive to Maui. Visit www.fairmont.com/kealani.
Maui Penthouse Weddings
Have a modern, casual-chic wedding ceremony with breathtaking views of the Pacific in Destination Resorts Hawaii's ocean view penthouse suites. The penthouses are perfect for intimate wedding celebrations with elevated lanai that provide beautiful backdrops for ceremonies. The lavish and luxurious living spaces with soft goods for seating and entertaining encourage guests to mingle and create an intimate environment. A chef's kitchen is perfect for private catering allowing guests to enjoy fresh cocktails, hors d' oeuvres and delicious dishes. Destination Resorts Hawaii's "SuiteHeart" wedding ceremonies will assist in planning all wedding details. Visit www.destinationresortshawaii.com.
Na Hoku Sheraton Club Lounge
Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa offers guests a new level of luxury and convenience with the addition of the Na Hoku Sheraton Club Lounge. Ideally situated at the pinnacle of Puu Kekaa (Black Rock), overlooking legendary Kaanapali Beach, the Na Hoku Sheraton Club Lounge offers sweeping panoramic views of Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa's 23 oceanfront acres, Maui's sister island Lanai, and the majestic West Maui Mountains. Club level guests will enjoy continental breakfast and evening pupu (appetizers) with choice of wine, beer, and soft drinks. Visit www.sheraton-maui.com.
Those in the know head straight to 808 when checking into Four Seasons Resorts Lanai, Manele Bay. Room 2808 that is, where guests unlock the door to find not only a luxurious room but a Lanai adventure. At first glance, all is as it should be, but look - what's in the corner? Maybe its an ukulele, which when carried down to the Beach Hut, unlocks entertainment courtesy of the 'beach boys.' Or open up that NOBU cookbook on the dresser and pick a recipe for Chef Sean Mell of NOBU Lanai to whip up - your clients' adventure awaits. Agents should e-mail [email protected].