Map 800.628.3004

BLOG | Toll Free: 800.628.3004


96% Complete (warning)

Mahalo to Our Wonderful Guests

Fri, November 21, 2014

The holiday season is a great time to reflect and give gratitude for the memorable experiences we shared with our guests this year.

As this is the time for giving thanks, we want to say a heartfelt mahalo (thank you) to our guests. You are the...

Read More

The Legend of The Night Marchers (Huaka’i Pō)

Fri, October 03, 2014

A common Halloween costume among children is a ghost, as every culture around the world has its share of spooky legends of ghosts, goblins, and spirits. Hawaiian folklore also has its own ghostly beings, with the most well-known being the night...

Read More

Getting Married on Kauai

Fri, September 05, 2014

Hawaii is undeniably one of the most romantic places on earth, and the ideal place to exchange your vows this fall—or any time of year. At Hanalei Colony Resort, our on-site wedding coordinator enjoys working with each couple to create the...

Read More

4 Tips for a Spectacular 4th of July on Kauai

Fri, June 20, 2014

Like our mainland neighbors, we celebrate Independence Day by lighting up our night sky and coming together with friends and family for picnics and entertainment. Although Hawaii is the youngest state of the Union, admitted on August 21, 1959, we...

Read More

The Hawaii International Film Festival

Hawaii International Film Festival

Fri, January 03, 2014

Did you know that Hawaii has its own annual film festival each fall, with many of the key showings taking place on Kauai?;

Since its inception in 1983, the Hawaii International Film Festival has brought a new round of quirky picks and...

Read More

Save the Hanalei Pier

Fri, June 01, 2012

The famous Hanalei Pier was built in 1892.  During  its 120-year history, the pier served as a major port between the Hawaiian Islands for the transportation of rice and sugar. Today, it serves  as a recreational resource and, most recently,  as a...

Read More

Paradise Soaked - March 2012

Fri, March 09, 2012

On the evening of March 3, 2012, heavy rains began to hit Kaua`i, lasting for several days and virtually shutting down the island.  This unusual storm was one of the largest reported on Kaua`i since the early ‘70s.

While it was not easy for our...

Read More

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...

Read More

Annual Kauai Mokihana Festival Celebrates Year of Hula

Tue, September 06, 2011

The annual Kauai Mokihana Festival returns to the Garden Island for its 27th year. This year's event celebrates the "Year of Hula" as it was 25 years ago that hula competition began.

The 7 day cultural festival on Kauai features not only hula...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

Polynesian Canoes Sail Into Hanalei Bay

Polynesian voyaging canoes sail into Hanalei Bay.

Fri, July 08, 2011

Those standing on the shores of Hanalei Bay on Wednesday, July 6th were treated to a majestic sight as seven Polynesian canoes sailed into the Bay. After leaving New Zealand in April, the seven canoes have been sailing the Pacific Ocean for more...

Read More

Hanalei Colony Resort Hosts Travel Writers

Fri, May 27, 2011

In early May the Hanalei Colony Resort had the pleasure of hosting several travel writers from around the country. Here on a cultural press trip, the Resort was one of their stops along the majestic north shore.

They enjoyed networking by our...

Read More