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Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection

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#1 of 4 Hotels in Puako
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$650*
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Kalispell, Montana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the best time here. Ate at the Beach , swam there a few times. Also went to the Luau it was well worth the money. We went back to the beach a couple of times. The staff was all wonderful and very helpful and polite.

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Services Team at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are thrilled that you and your sister have enjoyed your time with us, it was our pleasure to have you as our guests. We hope that you both will be back soon. Until then, aloha!

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here is everything you need to know in a 40 second read Golf view rooms are oversized, have a huge walk in closet and a colossal bathroom - my guess 100+ sq. feet complete with oversized tub, separate shower area and private deck. It’s the little things that make this property stand out: room service that fills you ice bucket...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Services Team at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for you review! It was our pleasure to have you as our guest and we are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your time with us. We strive to not only meet but exceed our guest's expectations and we hope that we have done so for you. We are thrilled that you were able to really...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spring Break without the kids...where do we go? After a bit of research....I found Mauna Kea. From the moment we arrived...the property just feels peaceful. The asian buddhist statues ... the views to the ocean....tasteful architecture that doesnt overwhelm the natural beauty ...and that BEACH. Our room was perfect...comfortable, modern, nicely appointed with a giant balcony that encouraged you to...

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HawiMama, Guest Relations Manager at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing to stay with us. We are delighted to know you enjoyed your visit...oh, and the beach! We look forward to welcoming you back again next year. Again, Mahalo.

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The nicest hotel that we stayed at in Hawaii. The room was exceptional, the food terrific , it has one of the best beaches on the island and even has manta rays to watch after supper. We will definitely go back.

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HawiMama, Guest Relations Manager at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Mahalo for your comments! We're happy to know you enjoyed your stay and we will look forward to welcoming you back soon.

San Francisco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome beach and staff. The oldest resort on the Big Island but the age is only reflected in the classic style and layout. Marriott purchased this property as one of their "Autograph" resorts and have upgraded every aspect while leaving the solid bones of this old place alone. Spent 6 days here after a wedding down south and couldn't have...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Services Team at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your kind review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated our classic luxury style found throughout the resort. We do hope you will be back as our guest again soon. Until then, aloha!

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights, but I could have stayed a week or more. Our room had an ocean view, and I loved the decor and comfort. The concierge was helpful, the restaurant staff was great and check-in was easy and swift. I loved the artwork and sculptures throughout the hotel, even in small places you would not expect to...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Services Team at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations and especially our artwork. With a spirit to serve, we are so glad our concierge and restaurant team members were able to provide you with exceptional service. We hope that you will return as our guest...

Kennesaw, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic family friendly resort. The buildings and grounds are eye popping beautiful! Our room was ocean front up high in the trees. We awoke to birds singing outside our room every morning. The beach is the perfect size and the water beautiful. The various restaurants all have excellent "high end" food. The Luau on Tuesday night is fun. Seeing...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Services Team at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your kind review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our guests experience is our top priority and we are glad our team members have been able to share the true Aloha spirit with you. We are honored to have you as our guest and hope that you will join us again soon....

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just finished staying at the hotel for 4 nights with my Wife. Overall this is a nice hotel but it's not a 5 star hotel. I have been lucky enough to stay in some very nice hotels all over the world. My favorite for best service being at the The Peninsula Bangkok. Don't get me wrong, this is a...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Relations Manager at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for staying with us and sharing your comments. We are happy that you found some things you were pleased with and we apologize for the things you did not find to your liking. We pride ourselves on exceeding the expectations of our guests and are sorry that we did not do so in your case. Mahalo.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I recently stayed at the Mauna Kea and I can't recommend it enough for families! We had 2 rooms connecting that worked great for our family of 5. It has a very good balance overall of things for kids with great service and food for adults. The beach is second to none on Hawaii great for snorkeling, swimming and boogie...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Relations Manager at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your review. We're delighted to hear you and your family enjoyed your visit and we hope to welcome you back to the shores of Kauna'oa Bay again soon.

Pittsburgh
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I've stayed at a lot of hotels around the world in my lifetime, and I have to say that this hotel was a bit underwhelming. Based on the other reviews on this site, I was expecting a luxury beach resort. Almost all of the reviews are 4 or 5 stars. I have to wonder if these people were staying at...

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MaunaKeaResort, Guest Relations Manager at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Thank you for your in-depth review. We are happy you enjoyed the beach. We will point out that the ocean and its conditions are controlled by mother nature. In winter months it is not unusual for the beach to experience very high surf and at times, even close due to high surf conditions. However, in the spring and summer throughout...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Manta Restaurant
Manta Restaurant
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Wine Bar, Hawaiian
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel located on Hawaii Island's Kohala Coast. Legendary, timeless hospitality. Exceptional value. No mandatory resort fees. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection

Address: 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Drive, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kohala Coast > Puako
Price Range: $608 - $1,211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection 4.5*
Number of rooms: 252
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Mauna Kea Beach Kamuela
Hotel Mauna Kea Beach
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Puako
#1 Spa Hotel in Puako
#1 Luxury Hotel in Puako
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“I like 4th floor of the beach front wing which was convenient to everything”
jonathanbZ9782YR, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“I thought the beach front wing was great, easy access to the lawn and beach, closer to the water.”
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jaykbh, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“Get the ocean view rooms.”
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MrB003, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Watch the manta rays during their night swim from one of the restaurants.”
db54222, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Marriott status helps. Water view is worth the extra moeny.”
Cigarjim_13, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
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