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“Simply the Best--Our 28th stay and forever choice in Kohala”

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Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Puako
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“Simply the Best--Our 28th stay and forever choice in Kohala”
Reviewed February 3, 2010

Each time we go up the Mauna Lani driveway after arriving at KOA, we shut off the radio and open the windows to smell the salt air and hear the surf. Ahhh! “Home” again at last! The smells of Mauna Lani are elusive but each time I smell the dry grass and salt scent of the beach paths, I remember all the other years of being there. It’s a great place. Best place on earth.

This was our 28th stay at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel since 1990. We always go in January to celebrate our anniversary (the hotel always graciously acknowledges the celebration with an amenity, this year a nice bottle of sparkling wine), but have also stayed there in other months, mostly in summer. This time, we were the last arriving guests of the night. We were greeted warmly at the front door and given orchid leis, then escorted inside for registration. (Registration is done at sit-down desks, while you are being refreshed with cool towels and juice.) The baggage arrived in our room in minutes, the same flawless service as if we’d been the first guests of the day. We changed into bathing suits and went to wade in the small beach lagoon for a few minutes, sit in the Jacuzzi, and see the brilliant stars and Milky Way overhead. Paradise.

Mauna Lani is graciously weathering perhaps the worst Island of Hawaii travel recession in memory, in addition to the general economic recession and slow recovery. The hotel could have made draconian cuts that would ultimately have been counterproductive, such as a long shutdown, drastic reductions in room rates, upkeep, and staffing. Wisely, it did not. A first-time guest would notice little effect. To be sure, long-term guests will notice a few changes: a daily fee for valet parking (self-park remains free), more obvious adjustment of staffing levels to daily occupancy (we noticed this as occupancy increased dramatically the second week of our stay), orchids but not mints at turndown, more careful provision of ice and toiletries (same fine quality products), slightly shorter beach staff/pool/towel service hours and coffee hours (but the same great coffee!). The hotel is practicing stewardship rather than skimping or lowering quality.

Maintenance is good. The hotel is taking advantage of lower occupancy and favorable contractor terms to do maintenance projects (see below for a note on room refreshing). The hotel replaced ALL the hammocks during our stay, so guests who noted fewer or none may be reassured—they are there (showed up the 27th of January). Breakfast buffets reflect occupancy—the Japanese breakfast items were increased the second week when more Japanese guests arrived—but the omelet and waffles (yay, Les and Arnold!) are being made to order; every day there are malasadas and cinnamon rolls and various pastries, various hot egg and meat dishes, bagels and lox, the best papaya in the world, etc., plus the wonderful “breakfast ladies.”

Housekeeping remains excellent; bell staff are, as always, courteous and friendly and helpful with directions. The Mauna Lani ohana are all hanging in there, waiting for better times and riding out the storm. As part of the returning guest ohana, we wish them all the best and are glad to play a small part in economic recovery.

There are also some new and improved changes and expanded activity offerings. The Makana shop is now on the lobby level and much larger. In its place, under the waterfall on the ground level, is a new history center with lovely exhibits, where Danny Akaka talks story and runs free cultural programs and tours. Mauna Lani has many guest cultural, educational, and fun activities (e.g., s’mores on the beach on Sunday evening, history walks through the grounds, lei making and hula lessons, etc.), as well as fun things to do with children (e.g., sand castle contests, beachcombing, scavenger hunts). We were fortunate to be there on a “full moon Saturday” for the free Twilight at Kalahuipuaa “talk story” event.

Mauna Lani has a guest laundry room. In keeping with the resort’s “no resort fees” philosophy, the laundry room has 3 large and new washers and dryers (free!) and even free soap and dryer sheets. This is a great convenience.

The beach activities have been augmented by Hulakai Surf (no relation to the Fair Winds operation with a boat with a similar name), a local company offering stand-up paddleboard lessons, surf lessons, and snorkel and whale watching sails on a traditional Hawaiian sailing canoe. We really liked that trip ($100/pp); we snorkeled at Parker Reef and saw (and heard) many whales. The Mauna Lani beach activity staff offer guided snorkel tours ($50/pp) outside the reef—we also enjoyed this. I recommend it for experienced snorkelers looking for an entrée to learn the reef channel to get outside and where the best reef spots and marine life are. (Also how to line up to get back in!)

Other positive changes we noticed are that there are more cabana chairs on both of the beaches and Mauna Lani has just replaced the main beach hammocks with brand-new ones.

The Ocean Grill offers an expanded menu for 4-8 pm beachside dining; we did this twice for casual fare in shorts. Canoe House has a new chef; we ate there once and the food was very good but not memorable; service and setting were excellent. Private dining was a very cost-effective option; especially because we had a ground-level oceanfront room, we did this 3 or 4 times for sunset on the lanai. Brown’s Beach House was reliable with a prix fixe sunset dinner and Nino Kaai was great as always (contemporary Hawaiian music). Huli Sue’s was a bit of a disappointment (see my 2010 review).

We enjoyed going on Mauna Lani Sea Adventures’ “Winona” to Garden Eels up in Puako (thanks, Capt. Don!); Fair Winds’ Hula Kai to Coral Gardens and Kealakekua Bay (conditions mandated this non-traditional stop); ATV Outfitters’ waterfall adventure ride; Ocean Sports’ sunset sail from Kawaihae; plus loads of hikes ranging from Upolu to Pololu to Honaunau to VNP (I updated the Petroglyphs Inside Page to add Pu’u Loa in VNP).

One major reason we keep coming back to Mauna Lani is the staff. The long-time staff members truly do remember us from year to year and give us the sense we are genuinely being welcomed back. Mauna Lani has a lot of repeat visitors and I think they treat guests quite a bit differently than hotel staff does at places that do have “good service” but don’t expect to ever see you again. The bell staff is great; most of them grew up on the island and offer good advice about everything ranging from where the waters will be calm on a given day to the best place to replace a watch battery. The “breakfast ladies” at the Bay Terrace each morning are true treasures. The beach staff is outstanding.

The top reason we keep coming back, besides the warm and friendly staff, is the "spirit of place" that Mauna Lani has—few other Hawaii resorts have the same sense of serenity and peace. The resort is situated in a very special location, where you can see 5 volcanoes—Kohala, Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa, Hualalai, and Haleakela on Maui, across the channel. If you visit Mauna Lani, be sure to walk the path that winds among the fishponds in early morning or evening, listen to the birds, and absorb the peaceful—and to me, spiritual—ambiance of ponds that were built circa 500 AD.

We love just being at Mauna Lani. Walking along the shoreline and into the fish pond area in morning is magical. Birds are singing everywhere and, if the wind is calm, the ponds reflect a perfect “mirror world.” Just very, very special and a sense of place found nowhere else. I can be happy for hours in the afternoon, lying in my favorite hammock and watching the rainbows up in Kohala and the surfers north of the hotel. Mauna Lani has a distinct “spirit of place” and for us, it is the place on earth where we are happiest.

Mauna Lani is a quiet resort…not the place to come if you want to dress up or dance the night away on premises (for live dance music, try going up 20 minutes to the Blue Dragon in Kawaihae!). It is not a place where your kids can find lots of rowdy playmates. The children who come here are by and large sophisticated travelers that enjoy the ocean and don’t seem to pine for water slides. There is a children’s camp that features nature and Hawaiian cultural activities.

Mauna Lani has two beaches, both with salt-and-pepper sand and some rocks. If you are careful and look where you are going, you can walk into swimming depth water without water shoes. If you are prone to bounding in without looking, wear water shoes. The far beach, near the Beach Club and Boat House, is a 10-min walk or short (free) shuttle ride away. The sandy beach has vinyl lounge chairs and some cabana chairs, but little shade overall, so bring a hat and cover-up if you plan a long stay there. Snorkeling is superb here if the water is calm. The reef is extensive. Ask the beach staff where to go.

The inner lagoon right in front of the Mauna Lani has less spectacular, more subtle but rewarding, snorkeling. I head towards the buoy line (big fish there) and make my way counterclockwise around the rocks and inlets toward the seawall. Sometimes it’s shallow and backtracking is required to prevent touching anything, but that can be a bonus--this time I saw an enormous ulua, several huge parrotfish, and the usual big and small turtles. No matter how many times I go in here, I always find something to surprise me. The best time is on the waning high tide, because the water is clearer. There are numerous parrotfish and trigger fish in the lagoon and there usually are some big turtles swimming and eating seaweed on the rocks, as well as basking on the shore. Waters there are mostly always calm and suitable for children.

The lava-and-sand shoreline area in front of the hotel is extensive, with brand-new (as of 1-27-2010) hammocks and the classic blue cabana chairs, and there is a large, sandy water entry surrounding near the big black rock. If you look carefully at the bits of pumice in the sand and on the black rock, you will see bright green olivine crystals. Mauna Lani’s beach is typical of Big Island beaches in that it is somewhat narrow (for a wide beach go see Hapuna to the north or Mauna Kea beach with a beach pass.) The senior beach and pool manager, Ola, is extremely knowledgeable about local conditions and the surrounding waters—we follow his good advice and by being flexible in our plans (having water days and dry days to follow conditions), we always get several excellent days of shore snorkeling in the area.

A note on architecture and style: Mauna Lani has a Japanese-influenced, minimalist style, not all brass and marble—that’s the Orchid—or posh and glamorous—that’s the Four Seasons. The grounds and pond areas are well kept and extremely beautiful. The open-air lobby is spectacular in a “natural” way, with sweeping vistas. Some reviewers dislike what they consider the “dated” and “1980s” look of the hotel. It was indeed built in the early 1980s and the architect was the famous Killingsworth, who also did the former Kapalua Bay Hotel and what was the Kahala Hilton, as well as the Halekulani. The thing to bear in mind is that the hotel is designed so that you look OUT at the ocean and mountains, not inwards AT the hotel. And when you are on the beach, the hotel keeps a low profile and does not dominate the landscape.

A note on the hotel’s interior refreshing: During the closing in fall 2009, the roof was replaced, pool and Jacuzzi was retiled, some lobby furniture was replaced, and the Bay Terrace décor was changed somewhat (carpet, walls, lighting). In later January 2010 (during our stay) the rooms on the 6th floor were being refreshed. We saw one of the “refreshed” rooms. It looks very similar to the extant version, with some new art, new cushions and soft goods. The colors are still white walls, dark wood floors, soft green carpets and cushions. The intent, and effect, is to keep it Mauna Lani. It is NOT “21st century décor” or dark walls or anything resembling a W hotel, for example. Look at the guest photos. Mauna Lani is what it is: quietly elegant. Basking turtles on the shoreline, spirituality and serenity, no bling. If you want W-style décor (or bling, for that matter), I am not sure where on the Island of Hawaii you can find same. It’s Hawaii, not Paris or NYC or Scottsdale or Las Vegas.

We have already booked for January 2011.

I have added 2010 photos and kept the ones from prior years since they are still representative of the way things look.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 30, 2010

No question this is the best run hotel in Hawaii. I've been coming to Hawaii all my life and understand the differences between the islands and the hotels. This hotel is not a "brand" like Fairmont or Hilton. It has charm and reminds you why you came to Hawaii.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled with family
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Reviewed January 28, 2010

For the last ten years we have traveled to Hawaii in January to get away from the rainy NW. This year we chose the Big Island and the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows. It was an outstanding experience.

Prior to our stay I emailed the concierge to make a Canoe House dinner reservation for the night of our arrival. I mentioned it was our anniversary. The concierge must have passed this information onto the front desk. Upon arrival we discovered that we were upgraded to an ocean view room. In our room was a wonderful bottle of champagne with a tray of tropical fruits and an anniversary congratulations card. The room compared favorably to other we have enjoyed at the Four Seasons Resorts.

We arrived for dinner at the Canoe House shortly before sunset. We were seated with an unobstructed view of the ocean. There was live music in the background. The service was attentive but unobtrusive, the food fabulous. We had the same positive experience when we returned to the Canoe House. We also enjoyed meals at the Bay Terrace (breakfast only) and the Ocean Grill. The Beach Club is short walk along the beach, around ancient fish ponds; the setting is spectacular, the food delicious.

There are many of amenities included without charge. The hotel is located in Mauna Lani Resort area, the site of an ancient Hawaiian archeological site. It includes the Fairmont Orchid and several condominium complexes. We had previously stayed at the Fairmont Orchid and had taken the informative and free petroglyph, ancient Hawaiian history and botanical tours. The Mauna Lani has a great pool (away from the wind) and the outside service is excellent. Guests lounging near the pool are offered ice cream or chilled towels every hour. Also, there are enough cabanas located next to the pool or at the beach offered at no additional charge. The gorgeous natural beach is perfect for swimming and the hotel provides free snorkeling equipment. In addition they provide bicycles and helmets, which is a great way to see the resort area. There is also no charge for parking, or shuttle service throughout the resort area.

The Mauna Lani service, the upkeep of the grounds, and the unpretentious relaxed atmosphere is first rate and it is the greenest hotel in the State. Now I understand why so many friends have said this is their favorite place to stay.

The Big Island has an endless offering of sightseeing opportunities. On our second day, we visited the Hulihe’s Palace in Kona. It was built in 1838 and became home to Hawaiian royalty. The Daughters of Hawaii provide the history. And the look through the beach side veranda gives one the feel of old Hawaii. They also have an excellent gift shop.

Our next stop was the Kimura Lauhala Shop in old Holualua. We had read a great deal about the family and their long weaving tradition. My husband was hoping they might weave him a hat from hala leaves; he had lost his panama. The most wonderful woman took his measurements and made suggestions for a flattering design. She was quite clear she might not be able to make the hat prior to our departure but she wrote down all the information and said she would call us. They do not use the internet.

Continuing south we arrived at Pu’uhonua o Honaunau or Place of Refuge. It was built around 1550 AD and is a National Historic Park. The ancient Hawaiians certainly knew how to pick a beautiful site. The Refuge provided sanctuary for defeated warriors and taboo violators. I felt the presence of something, not sure what; I highly recommend at least a 2 hour visit.

We enjoyed the resort on the third day and were off to the volcano on the fourth day. We traveled south again because we had heard there was rain in Hilo and we wanted sunshine. There are 15 miles of windy road but otherwise great roads, lovely villages, incredible views. Lunch was good at a Thai restaurant in Volcano Village which was followed by 4 hours of touring the volcano. The park rangers are terrific. We visited the Thurston Lava Tubes and the rain forest. We observed the Kilauea caldera from many directions. We were amazed at the pulsating, steamy crater and enjoyed the sulfur steam vents. There is a wonderful gift shop at the Thomas A. Jaggar Museum. We drove back the same way. The weather was perfect and another incredible day in paradise came to a close.

The fifth day was “enjoy Mauna Lani day” except for a brief trip to the Four Seasons. We had hoped to have lunch at Alan Wang’s restaurant but it was closed for remodeling so we settled for tropical drinks at their beach front restaurant, however the wind was so strong we had to hold on to on drinks.

The sixth day we planned to go up to Mauna Kea. Mauna Kea is the world’s tallest mountain, if measured from its base on the ocean floor. It is considered the best place on earth for astronomical observations. We couldn’t decide if we wanted an evening guided tour or a daytime visit to the Subaru Telescope (which would require a four wheel drive vehicle); so we decided to go up to the Onizuka Visitor Information Station in the late afternoon and then make a decision. We arrived late in the day. Volunteers were setting up telescopes. We had the impression they were U of H students. We were lead into a lecture room. The lecture was on the indigenous Hawaiian dry forest. The lecturer had made replicas of old Hawaiian weapons using various dry forest woods. He explained Hawaiian history as well as issues relating to endangered dry forest trees. When we went outside it was pitch black. After our eyes accommodated to the dark and I stopped bumping into people; we listened to the volunteers. They let us look into their telescopes and explained what we were seeing. Some others had lasers and pointed out what we seeing in the sky. Did you know the Subaru Telescope is named after a constellation, not the car company? Although the drive back on Saddle Mountain was a challenge, I think the evening was one of the highlights of my life.

The seventh day was another “enjoy Mauna Lani” day, lots of bicycling, eating, drinking, reading, hiking, relaxing and swimming.

The eight day we went south to the Greenwell Coffee Farm, established in 1850. Mr. Greenwell and his family grew and exported coffee. The coffee won recognition at the 1873 World’s Fair. The farm provides an excellent free tour. The tour includes an explanation of coffee farming and processing techniques. They also have free sampling. There is an interesting living museum next door at the historic Greenwell store. The Kona Historical Society received assistance from the Smithsonian in developing this museum. It is an excellent way to get a feel of 19th century Hawaii. There is a charge, but well worth it. After the tour, we headed north to the Pu’ukohola Heiau. This is another National Historic Site and incredible location. It was built by King Kamehameha. The Gods told him he would conquer all the islands upon its completion. He later successfully conquered all the islands.

The ninth day was our last complete day so we planned another “enjoy Mauna Lani day”. We started with a great breakfast at the Bay Terrace. We swam in the pool and I finished another book in a beach cabana. We walked along the coast to the Beach club. We enjoyed watching the waves and boats; had a fabulous tropical drink before our tasty lunch. As we were leaving the restaurant, I received a call from the Kimura Lauhala Shop; my husband’s hat was ready. We were so excited. Upon arrival at the shop our very favorite lady fit the hat to my husbands head. She then needed an hour to make the lining. We drove up the street in Holualoa and parked in front of the IPU Hale Gallery. Bill Wright is the co-owner and an artist. He produces beautifully decorated traditional gourds. He explained the process in detail. The gallery also had lovely antique engravings of Hawaiian encounters with western civilization. When we returned to Kimera’s the “perfect hat” was ready. That night we had a great light meal at the Beach Grill while listening to wonderful Hawaiian music (a band was playing around the corner for a private party).

It was sad to leave we are excited to plan our return.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 24, 2010

My family and I have gone to this once great resort for 28 years in a row. Every December 2 to 3 weeks we enjoyed this resort. Well no more. The food is terrible at the hotel with the exception of a fair bufet breakfast. No more fresh muffins or Danish as they lost their pastry chef to the Four Seasons Resort. Instead of getting a new pastry chef they by store bought muffins. They do not have a food and beverage Director so the food is poor.

The pool area is filthy. The deck and pool in disrepair. Pool and beach chairs look like they have black mold on them and the cushions on the chairs are stained.

The outdoor pool restaurant has birds dumping their waste in your food as they put wood over the tables attracting birds over the lunch customers. The hotel decided to comp lunches when birds dump on your food rather then fix the problem.

The rooms are dated. Mattreses have springs sticking out. If you complain the management gets angry and threatens to throw you out of the hotel.

Management is mean spirited and have broken the morale of the workers.

The property itself needs updates but they claim they have no money. The rates are still high for a hotel in shambles. Needless to say no return next year and many other of our friends will not return.

The people who work at this hotel are wonderful but the management just does not care.

Why would anyone in this economy go to an expensive resort without good food, clean rooms or a decent pool area. Why did the management give up on this hotel. By the way the hammocks on the beach in the photos are also gone. Budget cutbacks.

After 28 years of going to this hotel and always having a great stay it breaks my heart to write this negative review but I was always taught to tell the truth. DO NOT WASTe YOUR MONEY!!

  • Stayed January 2010
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Reviewed January 13, 2010

Friendly,clean, free wifi, excellent breakfast,nice rooms. A bit quiet.
Highly recommended

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 13, 2010

This is our 3rd trip as a couple and my 5th trip to the resort. We paid a little extra to upgrade to ocean front. We still think this is a best value in deluxe luxury hotels and enjoy the friendly albeit casual service. We have started to recognize the workers here and they have begun to recognize us. I still find the grounds, gardens, and beach to be excellent and my favorite in Hawaii. We dined at the canoe house and enjoyed champagne with our nice dinner. As many have commented the cuisine has changed at Canoe House but we enjoyed it just fine and will go back. The best thing about the service at the hotel is that there are no hidden fees. We are paying a fair amount for our ocean front room but are happy to do so because there are no hidden fees. BTW this review was written beach side (wifi and cabana are free). We will be coming back again hope fully with family again ASAP.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled on business
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Reviewed January 5, 2010

I booked the Mauna Lani for the second part of our honeymoon in Hawaii. I did a ton of research to find the best resort at the best price. Considering all these raving reviews on TripAdvisor - I assumed we would be happy. I'm not sure what all those other great reviews are about, because when we arrived here I was completely underwhelmed by the property and especially our room. To be paying over $500 a night, I expected a much bigger and nicer room. These rooms are very small, outdated and minimalist. Why can't they even paint the walls a nice warm color? Everything is stark white. While we had a nice view...I was really disapointed that this was the place I chose in Hawaii for part of our honeymoon. I can't complain about the service - everyone was extremely friendly and accomodating. But I just expected more out of this place. We actually had to request a radio that had a CD player....I assumed we would have one in our room for crying out loud!
The hotel needs upgrades for sure. Its ok, and coi ponds are nice...but this did not feel like a hawaiian getaway. And certainly didn't feel luxurious. Another thing we found strange was that the entire place was full of old people. We were seriously the youngest people there by 20 years (and we are in our 30's). There is absolutely no social scene, no night life..and its pretty much boring all around. The one good thing was the Canoe House Restaurant..but the bar by the pool served the worst tasting tropical drinks I've ever had.

On our second day there we discovered that they had stopped serving their complimentary coffee during normal hours..They were only serving it from 5:30 - 7:00am. Rather than 6:00 - 8:00 am. Excuse me - we are on vacation! Who the heck is going to get up that early to get coffee? I guess all the old people? We were really ticked off about that. Luckily the people in the restaurant gave us some complimentary to make amends. I'm pretty sure the entire hotel was in a uproar over that coffee nonsense. Its little things like that, that make you want to come back to a hotel or not....

The hotel doesn't have any control over the weather, but 3 out of the 5 days we stayed there rained or were completely cloudy. What a complete bummer. The water was way too shallow in the bay, so we could not snorkel there. We did manage to figure out that better snorkeling was over by the other Mauna Lani beach, but you have to walk all the over there - so its not exactly convenient. There is a hiking trail along the waterfront and the golf course - which by the way looks very cool, but very difficult if its a windy day.

I did notice a lot of those golf terraces...and condos. If I came back to the Big Island, I would consider renting one of those - especially if I had kids. It looks like people are really desperate to rent them out, so I think you could get an awesome deal.

The location of the Mauna Lani is good - I'll give it that. It does have a very nice spa and fitness center, and nice shops - plus Waikola Shopping is right down the street. I think this place makes most sense for families who are looking to rent out a condo. But if you are honeymooning...I would seriously look eslewhere -this is not a place for a "once in a lifetime" vacation.

  • Stayed November 2009, traveled as a couple
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Property: Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows
Address: 68-1400 Mauna Lani Drive, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kohala Coast > Puako
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Puako
#1 Family Hotel in Puako
#3 Luxury Hotel in Puako
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Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows 4.5*
Number of rooms: 341
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