SURFRIDER in Waikiki is now a Westin resort. The
rebranding, after decades as a Sheraton property, follows a $55
million renovation of rooms and public areas. A beachfront spa is
scheduled to open in 2008. Call (866) 716-8140 or visit www.starwoodhotelshawaii.com.
HAWAII is offering the KeikiQuest Kids Club for children
ages 5 through 12 at ResortQuest Hawaii's 10 Oahu properties
through Aug. 31. Daily programs, headquartered at the Waikiki Beach
hotel, run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and include lunch, a snack and
off-property attractions like the Bishop Museum and Sea Life Park
as a part of the $45 daily fee. Call (866) 774-2924 or visit www.resortquesthawaii.com.
SEASONS in Maui has completed a $50 million renovation of
facilities and services. The hotel, opened in 1990, was Hawaii's
first and only Mobil Five Star and AAA Five Diamond Resort. Call
(800) 332-3442 or visit www.fourseasons.com/maui.
TOURS has added Hawaii to its inventory with a 10-day
cultural discovery, land and sea tour. The tour includes a six-port
voyage aboard NCL's Pride of America, with customized tours while
in port. It is priced from $2,549 per person, double, including air
(West Coast departures) and fuel surcharges. The cruise features
two-day stays on Maui and Kauai, and the tour includes two nights
in Waikiki, with flexible pre- and post-tour itineraries. Call
(888) GO AHEAD or visit www.goaheadtours.com.
VILLAGE RESORT is expanding its Wahine Unwind Weekends
with a schedule designed for relaxation for stressed women. The
three-day package includes many wellness activities (including
classes and a spa option) and dining discounts for meals taken at
the resort. Rates begin at $249 per night, single or double.
Upcoming weekend dates are slated for Aug. 17 to 19 and Sept. 7 to
9. Call (800) 367-5290 or visit www.konavillage.com
for more information.
Editor: Allan Seiden
Phone: (808) 734-4677
opportunities in the Hawaii E-letter, contact Debbie Joseph at [email protected].