Located on the Kohala coast of the big island of Hawaii, the Fairmont Orchid is a AAA Four Diamond luxury destination resort on 32 oceanfront acres offering 540 guestrooms on the island’s northwestern coast. Inspired by Culture, Well-Being and Genuine Aloha, The Fairmont Orchid’s facilities and services include the Hawaiian-inspired Spa Without Walls with 10 waterfall hale (hut) and 5 ocean-side cabanas, authentically local daily beach and cultural activities, golf, tennis and water sports, year-round children’s program, six delectable restaurants and expansive indoor and outdoor meeting facilities all surrounded by service with Aloha. In addition, each arriving guest will receive a lovely lei greeting wtih a Kukui nut lei, a keepsake that will last forever.
Guest rooms and suites include Marble bathrooms with separate shower & tub/shower, double vanity, additional telephone, 42” Flat Screen HD Televisions & HD Cable with Lodgenet including on-demand movies, video games, and express check-out (suites have DVD players), Wireless and Hard Wire High-speed internet access (nominal fee, complimentary for Fairmont President’s Club Members), Media panel built into credenza, In-room refrigerators, Bathrobes, Luxurious bathroom essentials, Complimentary in-room safe, Keurig Coffee Maker with Kona blend coffee and selection of Fairmont teas, replenished daily ,Voice mail, Iron and ironing boards, Magnifying mirror, and last but not least, hair dryers!
Activities & Resort Facilities
This luxury resort does not charge a resort fee! As a Virtuoso affiliated resort, the Fun & Sun activity pass is included (a $75 per adult value) which includes a 30-minute Snorkel Introduction, 15-minute Surfing Introduction, 15-minute Canoe Paddling Introduction, Tide Pool Education, Daily Aqua Fitness, Friday “talk story” with Orchid Beachboy. Use of masks, snorkels, fins, soft-top surf board, personal floats and view boards, Laguna chair, One- and Two-person Kayaks, Personal CD Player, Lending Library Books, Small Fish Scoop Nets, Magnetic Games, Konane Hawaiian Board Games. Adult First Bounce Tennis Program, and Hit With the Pro Tennis Clinic.
Dining facilities include:
BROWN’S BEACH HOUSE – The Big Island’s top restaurant for gorgeous ocean view, sunsets and incomparable Hawaii Regional Cuisine. Our innovative cuisine draws from simple, pure flavors of locally grown produce, a diverse variety of fresh seafood from our island waters complemented by the finest mainland meats, and earned Brown’s Beach House. Hawaiian musician nightly. (seating capacity 168)
NORIO’S STEAKHOUSE AND SUSHI BAR – A new menu concept featuring 21-31 dry aged meats from Kulana Farms, free range chicken and long line caught sustainable Hawaiian and Pacific Seafood, and is located adjacent to The Orchid Court Restaurant. Enjoy watching the sushi masters at the 14-seat sushi bar, or opt for Norio’s private dining area overlooking a serene koi pond. (seating capacity 72)
THE ORCHID COURT – Open for breakfast, the Orchid Court offers the island’s most sumptuous breakfast buffet daily, or order from a tempting array of a la carte selections. Al fresco seating in a tropical garden setting. (seating capacity 258)
HALE KAI – Take a quick break from the beach or pool at the poolside for Family Style Dining at Hale Kai. An innovative menu reflective of Asian influenced Latin cuisine It is the perfect venue for a most refreshing afternoon or sunset cocktail. Hale Kai is located near the entrance to Brown’s Beach House and is open daily for lunch and dinner. (seating capacity 100 / Bar 8)
BROWN’S DELI – Situated alongside Brown’s Beach House restaurant, Brown’s Deli is open for breakfast, and lunch. Brown’s Deli features delicatessen favorites with island-inspired flair, plus a selection of panini, pizzas, fine cheese, salads, desserts, made-to-order specialties, picnics to-go, and gourmet coffee and beverage selections.
LUANA LOUNGE – The Lounge’s contemporary residential décor rambles through indoor/outdoor seating areas, inner bar and lanai overlooking the grounds and the blue Pacific. Paired with a refreshingly new eclectic Big Island-inspired menu of pupu (appetizers) and Hawaiian tunes designed to put the guests at ease, the resort hopes to embody the Hawaiian translation of Luana to the fullest — to be at leisure, enjoy pleasant surroundings an associates, live in comfort and ease, enjoy oneself, relax and be content. (seating capacity Bar 85 / Bar 8, Lounge 32, Terrace 16)
KAHAKAI BAR – Kahakai means “beach” in Hawaiian and this beachside bar features a Polynesian-style thatched roof, refreshing trade-winds and breathtaking views of Mauna Kea and the blue Pacific. A variety of tropical libations and mouth-watering pupus (appetizers) are served.
IN-ROOM DINING – Available 6:00am – Midnight. Always a pleasant alternative.
From Seaside Yoga, Vinyasa Flow, Relax into Action, Floating Yoga, Core Fusion, and Introduction to Meditation. There are many offerings from which to choose!
You too can discover these treasures in your own space and time at the resort’s award-winning Spa Without Walls. Centered within the safety of four dormant volcanoes (Hualalai, Mauna Loa, Mauna Kea on the Big Island and Haleakala on Maui) and the impressive Kohala mountain – range to the north, the resort and spa blend elegance, comfort and Hawaiian style that captures the mana (power) of the island. Choose from among 8 outdoor waterfall hales (hut) built above the flowing waters of cascading streams and ponds, 6 oceanfront cabanas under the palm trees amid white coral and black lava, or 3 indoor treatment rooms to begin your escape. With the soothing sounds of water, the pleasant ocean breezes and the floral scent that fills the air, treatments incorporate products from right here on the Big Island and integrate Hawaii’s natural therapeutic environment and ancient healing arts into every experience. Rejuvenate your inner mana (power) from head to toe as trained therapists work with you to achieve balance and calm.
Enjoy the Lomilomi, Relaxation, Shiatsu or Reflexology treatments side by side in the couple’s waterfall hale or the oceanfront cabana for a romantic and spiritual experience with your partner.
Children of any age are permitted at the resort at any time of the year. Cultural programs are offered regularly, and babysitting services are always available.
A Remarkable Honeymoons Package will include a fresh flower lei greeting, round trip resort transfers, your choice of accommodations, free upgrade on arrival, early checkin/late checkout based upon availability, upgrade on arrival based upon availability, champagne on arrival, the fun & Sun passes, and much more!
Recommended Price Range
Contact Remarkable Honeymoons for the Fairmont Orchid’s current rates and specials!