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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...

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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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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...

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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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HCR Announces Front Office Remodel

Fri, April 01, 2011

The Hanalei Colony Resort is excited to announce the renovation of its front office. This 42-year old plantation-style cottage has served us well over the years. However, to better serve you – our loyal guests – we are remodeling the building.


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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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Hanalei Colony Resort Receives 4-Star Rating from

Our Hanalei Colony resort reviews are all outstanding.

Fri, February 25, 2011

Travel writer John Fischer stayed at the resort in September, 2010 and honored us with a 4-star rating (out of 5) in an outstanding Hanalei Colony Resort review.

He also wrote a glowing review on "My first impressions upon entering my...

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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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Incredible Kauai

Enjoy a Kauai romantic getaway at Hanalei Colony Resort.

Mon, November 08, 2010

There is no place on earth more romantic and beautiful as Kauai. See what Travel Age West has to say about the Hanalei Colony Resort.

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