Hawaii Condos: Vacation Deals

Throughout the Hawaiian Islands, condominium resorts offer travelers special deals ranging from car and condo packages to eco-vacations. Here is a sampling of some of the offers available.

Aston Hotels offers an Island Hopper discount rate that allows clients to split a week's Hawaiian stay among two or more properties on two or more islands, or stay at only one. The rate is 25% off regular rates and clients can choose from Aston's 30 hotels and condominium properties on four islands.

Napili Kai Beach Club offers two packages. The Room and Car package features rental car with unlimited mileage and oceanview accommodations. The price is $1,210 per couple for five nights. Additional nights with car costs $242 per night.

The Beachcomber's Bed and Breakfast package features oceanview accommodations for seven nights, rental car with unlimited mileage and American breakfast or lunch each day. The price is $1,834 per couple. Additional nights with car costs $262 per night.

These packages are also available in other room categories.

Kaanapali Alii, the only full-service condominium in the Kaanapali Beach Resort, offers several packages.

The Play any Day packages feature either beach or golf options.

The beach option requires a three-night minimum stay and features a full day's cabana rental and a full day's snorkel rental for two.

The golf option requires a five-night minimum stay and features one round of golf at Kaanapali Golf Course.

These options are free when booked with a Good Value or Great Value vacation. Good Value vacations offer a rental car for an additional $10 per night. Great Value vacations offer a 10% discount on accommodations as well as a free rental car.

The Best Value vacation offers 20% discount on accommodations, free rental car and $25 shopping gift certificate. Minimum stays are required.

Wailua Bay View Rentals offers the seventh night free between April 15 and Dec. 15. Rates for a one-bedroom unit range from $75 to $93 per night.

Destination Resorts Hawaii offers special packages at its condominium properties, Maui Makena Surf, Polo Beach, Wailea Ekahi Village, Wailea Elua Village, Wailea Grand Champions and Wailua Ekolu Village.

The Car-Condo package features a Budget rental car for $10 a day with a seven-night stay.

The Romantic Anniversary Special features vow renewal ceremony on the beach officiated by a Hawaiian minister and includes musicians, hula dancer, photographs, video and limousine service. The cost is $250 per couple.

There are three golf packages. The Wailea Golf Blue Afternoon features a $70 afternoon rate for play after 1 p.m. on the Wailea Blue Course.

The Wailea Golf Triple Play features three rounds of golf over three days on the Wailean Blue, Gold or Emerald Course (space available). The days do not need to be consecutive. The cost is $240 per person for guests of the Wailea Ekahi, Elua, Ekolu and Grand Champions and $275 per person for guests of Makena Surf or Polo Beach.

The Makena Golf Grand features four rounds of golf on the Makena Resort North or South golf courses. Days do not need to be consecutive, but all four rounds must be completed within seven days. Cost is $340 per person, including greens fees and cart.

Destination Resorts offers two tennis packages. The Wailea Tennis Tune-Up features unlimited court time, one private lesson or three group clinics per couple, one can of tennis balls, unlimited ball-machine usage, two T-shirts and a 15% discount in the pro shop. Cost is $185 per couple.

The Makena Tennis Club Premier Membership (for one or two weeks) offers a guarantee of 90 minutes of daily court time, which may be extended based on availability, one group clinic, one hour of ball-machine usage and a 10% discount in the pro shop. The cost for one week is $65 for family membership (up to four people) and $50 for individuals. Blackout dates apply.

Village Resorts representing the Cliffs at Princeville, Kahana Sunset, Lae nani, the Whaler on Kaanapali Beach and Whalers Cove offers honeymoon packages, car rental programs and golf and tennis packages.

The three-night romance package at Lae nani features one-bedroom, oceanview condo, champagne, tropical fruit basket, macadamia nut chocolates and a rental car. Cost is $585 per couple, additional nights are available for $195 per night.

Lae nani also offers a family package for $195 a night (minimum three-night stay) and includes accommodations, tropical fruit basket and rental car.

Outrigger Hotels offers a variety of special packages and deals. The Dive Outrigger's Pacific offers PADI certified diving with licensed five-star PADI operators.

The Outrigger's $10 Million Hawaii Airfare Promotion can provide savings of up to $150 on air fare to Hawaii with a minimum five-night stay at select Outrigger Hotels.

Voyagers Club membership turns guests into VIPs and provides special privileges and amenities.

First Night Free offers a free night based on a minimum stay of five to seven nights, depending on the island.

Free Ride provides a free Budget car for each day's stay at an Outrigger Property.

Bed & Breakfast provides a complete American breakfast for two at select Outrigger properties.

Two for Two offers two additional days for two people. Clients can stay five nights at an Outrigger in Waikiki, Maui, Kauai or the Big Island and get two free nights at an Outrigger property on a second Hawaiian island.

Fifty Plus offers 20% off regular rates for guests over 50 years old. Members of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) get an additional 5% off.

Room and golf packages are available at eight Outrigger properties on Oahu, Kauai, Maui and the Big Island. Twelve of the finest championship courses are offered, providing golfers with a different challenge for each day of their stay. Call the golf hotline at (800) 788-6650 or (310) 914-1750.

Kahana Beach Condominium Hotel, represented by Hawaii Hotels & Resorts, and located just minutes from Kapalua/West Maui airport, offers a deal for guests paying with a Visa Card. Through Dec. 23, a partial oceanview studio paid for with a Visa card is just $63 per night, a 50% savings. For $88 per night the package includes the studio for two and an economy rental car.

Guests at Castle Resorts & Hotels can choose between a free night or a free car with the Free Night or Rent-A-Car special.

Senior citizens rates of up to 25% off published rack rates are available to anyone over the age of 50, and a subcompact car can be rented for an additional $20 a day.

There are also special golf rates and packages on all the islands.

Clients can choose from one of several golf packages at the Kapalua Villas on Maui. All the golf packages, which are valid through Dec. 19, include villa accommodations, unlimited golf on Kapalua's three courses -- The Bay, the Village and the Plantation -- and a monetary contribution toward protecting Maui's rain forests. Packages start at $325 per person, double.

The Golfers Holiday package features seven nights villa accommodations, rental car, golf play on three championship courses, including cart and club storage, 30-day advance tee times and resort-wide shuttle service.

The Par Five package offers the same features as above, but for five nights.

The Eagle package is for two nights and does not offer a rental car.

A new eco-package is now available at the Kapalua Villas. The Natural Choice features seven nights villa accommodations, rental car, nature gift basket and two Kapalua Nature Society T-shirts, membership in Kapalua Nature Society (value $100), native Koa tree planted in guests' honor or dedicated to a loved one with a commemorative plaque, pineapple plantation tour and choice of land, sea or air activity. A portion of the package is donated to the Nature Conservancy of Hawaii for the protection and preservation of Hawaii's rain forests. Kapalua is a certified Audubon Heritage Resort. Prices start at $995 per person, double, for a one-bedroom condo with an ocean view.

Marc Resorts offers deals for spring and fall on each of the Hawaiian islands, on a space-available basis, for travel between April 10 and June 15 and from Aug. 23 to Dec. 21.

The Royal Kahana Resort, on the beach between Lahaina and Kapalua, has a car and suite package which features a studio for two and an economy rental car for $119 a night.

The Maui Vista Resort in Kihei, across from a beach park, offers a one-bedroom gardenview suite, which sleeps up to four, with a car for $99 per night.

At the Embassy Vacation Resort-Kaanapali Beach, clients can enjoy a suite (sleeps up to four), daily full-American breakfast, evening cocktail reception and a car for $179 per night.

On Kauai, the Embassy Vacation Resort-Poipu Point has a Triple Great Rate which features 24% off the daily rate of $275, plus fourth night free, for up to four people in a gardenview suite.

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