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Pool and Beach


Enjoy the best of island life
Hawaii’s tropical setting is best enjoyed by the water. At The Kahala Hotel & Resort, relish the best of island life by lounging at the pristine white sandy beach, take a dip in the resort’s stunning ocean-front swimming pool or take-in the seaside views with a bike ride or jog around the neighborhood.

Our Fitness Gym


Enjoy the view while you work out in our fitness center. You'll find all the modern amenities and high-tech equipment you would expect from a luxury resort like The Kahala, with the added benefit of stunning ocean views offering an extra motivation to work out.
Join our daily fitness class for healthy Kahala stay (class schedule).  Please contact our CHI Health Energy Fitness Consultants for further information: +1 (808) 739-8940 (ext. 8940) or chifitness@kahalaresort.com.

Kahala Shopping Gallery


From beachwear to elegant clothing, stunning jewelry and car rental, you can find it all at Kahala. The Kahala Hotel & Resort features its own shopping arcade.

Dolphin Quest

The Kahala’s 26,000sq ft natural lagoon is home to a family of playful Atlantic Bottlenose dolphins where guests have the chance to come face-to-face with these amazing creatures.

Our Initiative for Sustainability


Kahala Initiative for Sustainability, Culture and the Arts, was created by The Kahala Hotel & Resort. We are deeply committed to preserving Oahu's land, ocean and culture for generation to come. With your support, KISCA provides a brignter and more beautiful future for Hawaii.



Under the direction of Executive Chef Jonathan Mizukami, the award-winning cuisine at The Kahala embraces a diverse blend of Honolulu restaurants trends and cultural influences. Chef Mizukami brings over a decade of experience working in renowned Michelin-starred restaurants across the U.S. and internationally, including a 10-year stint as sous chef at Thomas Keller’s highly acclaimed Napa Valley restaurant, The French Laundry. Hoku's Enjoy award-winning Kahala cuisine at our fine dining restaurant Hoku's. Hoku's at The Kahala Hotel & Resort features global Hawaiian cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere with ocean views. Experience the magic of our Executive Chef Jonathan Mizukami with his creation, Grand Tasting Menus. Dinner: Tuesday-Saturday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sunday TeiHoku Brunch 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Plumeria Beach House Dine at the relaxing beach front open-air seating with exclusive ocean view and soft Hawaiian sea breeze. With indoor and outdoor terraces, the Plumeria Beach House serves fresh and delicious items all day; ideal for casual dining and quiet meetings. Breakfast: 6:30 am - 11:00 am Lunch: 11:30 am - 2:00 pm Dinner: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Closed for dinner on Tuesdays and Wednesdays The Veranda Unwind and relax under our iconic chandelier from the high ceiling. Serving cocktails and evening appetizers, this comfortable lounge offers both indoor and outdoor seating amidst lush tropical decor. Enjoy live music every Friday nights and Saturday nights. A la carte & cocktails: 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm Live Music: Tuesday - Saturday-6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Closed on Sundays & Mondays Seaside Grill Enjoy breathtaking views of the deep blue Pacific Ocean and handcrafted cocktails at the poolside bar. Spend lunchtime by the beach with attentive service and a menu of casual favorites including fresh bounty from local waters, sandwiches and salads. Lunch: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm For more information about our restaurants, please visit here .

Map & Directions

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The Kahala Hotel & Resort is easily accessible from the airport using the driving directions below.

From Honolulu International Airport

  • While in Honolulu International Airport, follow signs of “Airport Exit”
  • Take the H-1 Freeway East for 13 miles toward Waikiki/Honolulu
  • Please Exit at 26B – Waialae Avenue
  • Turn Right onto Hunakai Street at the Second Stoplight
  • Continue 1.2 miles to Kahala Avenue
  • Turn Left onto Kahala Avenue and this street ends at The Kahala Hotel & Resort

Hotel Amenities

  • In-Resort Dining
  • In-Resort Spa 
  • Meet the dolphins and other sea animals at our own private lagoon
  • Superb main pool, keiki (children’s) pool and hot tab
  • Secluded white sand swimming beach
  • Poolside Bars 
  • CHI Health & Energy Fitness Center with state of the art equipment overlooking the ocean
  • Many other sports available, including kayaking and snorkeling
  • Designer shopping including our own Kahala Boutique and Kahala Sun and Surf.
  • Hospitality Suite
  • Welcome Aloha Lei 
  • Internet access in guest rooms and public areas. 
  • Daily newspaper in PressReader
  • Business Center computer work stations with Free Internet access (60 minutes)
  • Daily maid service
  • Free Locksafe system in the room
  • In-room tea and coffee making amenities
  • Baby Crib
  • Complimentary Beach Furniture
  • Cabana rental
  • Dog program available for $150, a dog must be under 25lbs

Room Amenities

  • Dressing robes and slippers
  • Hair dryer Make-up mirror
  • Luxury toiletries 
  • All rooms and suites offer Toto washlets
  • Telephones, with data port and voicemail Wireless
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • 40-inch flat screen LCD Television – cable channels and remote control ‘On command’ video movies
  • iHome Dual Alarm Clock Radio including auto sync and charging for iPad, iPhone and iPod Air conditioning with individual climate controls
  • Chromecast 
  • Customized mini bar available upon request
  • Coffee and tea maker with complimentary Coffee and tea
  • In-room safe Writing desk
  • Dual dressing areas
  • Laundry and dry cleaning service
  • Daily newspaper service
  • 24 hour in-room dining (temporary unavailable) 
  • Maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (0 – 17 years) per room 3rd adult charge applies
  • Rollaway bed at extra fee


Stroll through our elegant shopping arcade and you’ll find…

Signature Shop

Find the perfect souvenir or gift at our Signature Shop, which offers an array of Kahala logo gear, branded goods and signature treats like our famous chocolate covered macadamia nuts, pancake mix, handmade chocolate and more. 

Kahala Boutique 

At the Kahala Boutique you’ll find a large selection of high quality gift items, souvenirs, apparel,and sundry items to enhance your stay and get into the true spirit of the islands. From finding your favorite novel to that special gift of Aloha, let our friendly staff assist you with all your needs when you are at the hotel. 

Kahala Surf & Sun

Kahala Surf and Sun has a selection of beach and swim wear for women, men and children. Located just off the grand main lobby and front desk area, across from The Kahala’s famous Celebrity Wall, and adjacent to the hotel’s Conference and Catering Offices. 

Hildgund Jewelers

This shop is known as the oldest jewelry company in Hawaii and renowned throughout the islands for its custom designs and Hawaiian jewelry. Today, Hildgund’s one of a kind designs are worn by many artists, professionals and people around the world.

Business Center and Hospitality Suite 

If you’ve got business to attend to while on vacation or attending a meeting, let our Business Center and Hospitality Suite help. From the latest technology for communications to friendly and efficient secretarial services, we can provide you with assistance while you are staying with us.

The Business Center is located on the First Floor of the Tower Wing. It is part of our Hospitality Suite services. Please see Front Desk for access to computers and other services.

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