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Address: Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
Phone Number: 808 240 6440
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 8:00 pm

The largest spa on Kauai, Anara Spa blends Hawaiian traditions with the...

The largest spa on Kauai, Anara Spa blends Hawaiian traditions with the enigmatic and soothing powers of nature to create the ultimate in relaxation. The open-air environment maximizes Kauai’s exceptional climate. Relax pool side, enjoy steam sauna and whirlpools before a treatment. Experienced therapists offer massage, body and facial treatments in private rooms or hale (thatched-roof huts) each opening to its own tropical garden. Full service salon features everything for your hair and nail needs. Weekly and monthly passes are available for fitness center and fitness class access. With open-air elegance and new features Anara Spa provides a Hawaiian spa experience like no other.

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One of the Best Spa's - EVER!

Fantastic service & staff. Wonderful & relaxing environment. No details overlooked - plenty of snacks, drinks, places to relax. One of the best hotel spa's I've ever been to!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic service & staff. Wonderful & relaxing environment. No details overlooked - plenty of snacks, drinks, places to relax. One of the best hotel spa's I've ever been to!

Thank JRSeattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did yoga for the week while I was staying at the Hyatt. I did 6 classes and both yoga teachers were wonderful!!! It was the best part of vacation and I can't wait to get back there! The massage is wonderful as well but too expensive event for a place as beautiful as the Hyatt.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved my time at Anara. The facilities include eucalyptus steam room, sauna, jacuzzi, outdoor rain showers and many other things. I had the sports massage and it was well worth it! The prices are expensive, but so is everything in Hawaii! :)

Thank Lindsay P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

I had two services here, a body scrub and a massage. Both were wonderful! What really made it special were the private outdoor cabanas where the services were done. You felt like you were outdoors, yet had privacy. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The lava showers were a cool ending to the treatment. My only complaint is the high... More 

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Koloa, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

This place is amazing with private lava rock showers, hot tub, steam room, and sauna. You also have access to a co-ed lap pool and fitness center. You can order lunch and wine if you wish and make a day out of it. I love the facility and the male massage therapists are good and strong to work out all... More 

2 Thank kalenaboom
Merritt Island, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

I had high expectations, and my experience exceeded them! I had a lomi lomi massage, with add-ons of a coconut scalp massage and a coconut lemongrass body polish. It was the perfect combination of services, and Robin was wonderful...experienced, professional, and warm and friendly. Can't wait for my next trip when we return to Hawaii!!

1 Thank cjanetmertz
Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Relaxing!! Wonderful! This spa is truly a special place. I had a warm stone massage with Crystal. She is a great masseuse. It was 70 minutes of total relaxation. I went in with tension in my muscles and left feeling totally relaxed and invigorated. Treat yourself and give Anara a try.

1 Thank LuvLuvLuv2Travel
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Our spa day here confirmed my suspicion that some of the best massage therapists live in Hawaii. I had a great sports massage with Ann; her " medium to firm " pressure was one of the firmest I've had but she really knows what she is doing- I would recommend another style for those who are new to massage or... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

I'm always skeptical of paying the jacked up prices for a hotel message but Anara was actually worth it. The facilities are lovely. Go before for a shower in the outdoor lava showers, then lay by the special spa pool (with great magazines!), then do a stream or whirlpool if you're not preggo. You're already relaxed when you get into... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at the Hyatt many times over the years my wife and I are mostly fans. We love the lotion they sell at the spa, it a Way to brings back the essence of the island upon returning home, on this visit we were staying in a condo we stopped buy to buy a large container of the... More 

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