Fairmont Orchid Hotel Kamuela, Kamuela, Hawaii
Hawaiian music accompanies the Hawaiian cuisine served at Brown’s Beach House, where menu items include Crab Crusted Mahi Mahi and Kona Coffee Spiced Filet Mignon The Orchid Court provides al fresco, buffet-style breakfasts and a la carte selections, while Norio’s Sushi Bar Restaurant boasts a menu featuring tempura, fresh sushi and teriyaki. Oceanfront massage cabanas and waterfall massage houses are hosted at Spa Without Walls, where pampering services include the Big Island Coffee Vanilla Exfoliation Treatment and the Lomilomi Massage. A 36-hole championship golf course is featured at the Francis H. I’i Brown golf course, while 10 tennis courts reside at the property’s Vic Braden Tennis College. A fitness center contains free weights and cardiovascular equipment. Kayaking, surfing and snorkeling are available on site, with additional amenities including two lava-rock spa tubs, a sand-bottomed children’s pool and a 10,000-foot oceanfront pool. Children’s activities include the Keiki Aloha program, offering nature walks, snorkeling and arts and crafts activities for a fee.