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Ke`e Beach - A Gem at the End of the Road on Kaua`i

Tue, November 15, 2011

On Kaua`i there is, literally, an end of the road.  Get in your car, venture to the north shore and keep driving. When you can go no further, you’re there.

The gem you’ll find at the end of the road is a turquoise lagoon known as Ke`e Beach. ...

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Love Chocolate? Make Your Own on Kauai’s North Shore

Fri, October 28, 2011

If you're a chocolate lover, here's a unique and fun activity to consider when you're on Kauai. Only offered once a year, a Chocolate Making Workshop is being offered on November 5th in Hanalei. Held at the Garden Island Chocolate Factory, this...

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Farmers’ Markets on Kauai

Fri, October 14, 2011

Kauai has an abundance of wonderful fresh fruits and vegetables grown by our hard-working farmers. Any day of the week you can find a Farmers' Market on Kauai filled with whatever delicious morsels you like along with a beautiful array of flowers...

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A Guide to Some Spectacular Kauai North Shore Beaches

Tue, September 13, 2011

One of the many things you'll love about the Hanalei Colony Resort is its close proximity to spectactular Kauai north shore beaches.

Whether your favorite pasttime is snorkeling, surfing or squishing your toes in the sand, you have a choice of...

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2011 Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair

Tue, August 23, 2011

One of Kauai's most popular events is the annual Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair. It returns to Vidinha Stadium in Lihue between August 25 through 28, 2011.

Partake in four days of  food, farming and great entertainment. Bring a healthy appetite...

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Swimming with Hawaii’s Green Sea Turtles on Kauai

Enjoy Hawaii green sea turtles while on Kauai.

Tue, July 19, 2011

While you’re snorkeling on Kauai, you may be surprised by more than colorful fish. One of the island’s magical treasures – honu (also known as the Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle) – makes the tropical waters of Kauai its home.

These awesome creatures...

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Enjoy Movies Under Kauai’s Stars & on the Big Screen

Enjoy the Hawaii Ocean Film Festival while on Kauai.

Fri, July 15, 2011

For more than 10 years,  the Hawaii Ocean Film Festival has featured films about marine resources, ocean recreation and our cultural connections to the sea.  In the last year, MovieMaker Magazine named the festival "One of the 20 Coolest Film...

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Hike to Hanakapi`ai Beach for Awesome Views

Enjoy Kauai hiking while at HCR.

Fri, June 10, 2011

The Na Pali Coast is one of Kauai’s treasures. Most everyone who visits the Garden Island has a visit along the Coast as one of the “to do” items on their “bucket” list – be it by foot, helicopter, kayak or catamaran.

Taking a Kauai hike is a...

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Kayaking the Majestic Na Pali Coast

Napili Coast Kayaking is an unforgettable experience.

Fri, May 13, 2011

When you’re on Kauai, looking for adventure, one of the most amazing trips you can experience is Na Pali Coast kayaking

Launching from the north shore, you’ll paddle the turquoise blue waters of the Pacific and find yourself in awe. Majestic...

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Express Yourself With a Lei

Fri, April 15, 2011

Beautiful and aromatic, the Hawaiian lei is one gift everyone is always pleased to receive. Synonymous with the spirit of aloha, it can be created from just about anything – from flowers or shells to feathers or seeds. Fragrant plumeria and pikake...

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Discover the Beauty of Limahuli Garden & Preserve

The limahuli gardens are a beautiful attraction nearby the Hanalei Colony Resort.

Fri, March 18, 2011

In 1976, Juliet Rice Wichman gifted the lower part of Kauai's Limahuli Valley, now known as the Limahuli Garden, to the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG). The nearly 1,000 remaining acres were gifted to her grandson Chipper Wichman who, in...

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It’s Whale Watching Season on Kauai

Kauai whale watching season is from December to March.

Tue, February 22, 2011

Each winter the aquamarine Pacific Ocean becomes home to magnificent humpback whales. 

Between December and March, Kauai’s residents and visitors are treated to an incredible show as these amazing mammals spout off and breach the waters. This is...

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Kauai Miniature Golf

Enjoy Kauai miniature golf during your stay at Hanalei Colony Resort.

Fri, January 07, 2011

Kauai Miniature golf has arrived on the north shore. Kauai Mini Golf opened in Kilauea at the end of 2010.

The 18-hole course is set in beautiful botanical gardens representing different eras of Hawaii's culture. Water hazards, pipe shots &...

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