"This is the perfect getaway property and my favorite on the Big Island. The rooms are spacious and the grounds tops. The beachboys on the private beach are awesome and the resort fee includes activity rentals. This is a 5-star resort, very private, perfect for honeymooners".
The Fairmont Orchid Hawaii is 32-acre luxury resort located on Hawaii’s famous Kohala Coast. The resort features 540 guest rooms and suites, each with private balconies and picturesque views. All elegantly-appointed guest rooms are decorated with modern furnishings and contemporary island accents. A sophisticated “Make a Room for Romance” option is available as an additional amenity and includes all the necessary touches for a romantic Hawaiian vacation.
The resort is situated on a spacious white sand lagoon, perfect for casual swims and relaxing days on the beach. Additional resort amenities include a 10,000 square-foot oceanfront swimming pool, tennis courts, and a 36-hole waterfront golf course. Guests seeking an extra dose of rest and relaxation should visit The Spa Without Walls for a variety of soothing and luxurious spa treatments in an open-air environment. Those looking to maintain a fitness regimen while on vacation may participate in yoga, Pilates, personal training, and meditations sessions or visit the 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness facility. The resort also features the RU Ready fitness program, a daily athletic program designed for guests ages 7 to 17.
Dining options include the award-winning cuisine at Brown’s Beach House, casual dining at Hale Kai Restaurant, sushi at Norlo’s Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar, a scrumptious breakfast buffet at Orchid Court, and late-night libations at Luana Lounge. Brown’s Deli has a variety of meals to go, and Kahakai Bar on the beach is the perfect place for poolside cocktails. Guests may also enjoy The Gathering of Kings, the Fairmont Orchid’s unique Polynesian luau that takes place every Saturday night beneath the evening stars.
Popular island activities include a visit to the birthplace and historic home of King Kamehameha the Great, excursions to Parker Ranch, tours of macadamia nut farms and coffee orchards, helicopter tours, and all-day excursions to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.