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Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Connecticut
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing property from every aspect location, architecture, grounds, staff. There are 2 main buildings a beachfront and a tower with both golf and beach views. On the beachfront building all rooms have ocean view somewhat further from the beach compared to the tower rooms. However, they are in the shade so you can enjoy sitting on the...

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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 to hear that you have enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for your detailed review as I am sure it will be helpful for many interested guests. We hope to welcome you back to the Mauna Kea again soon. Aloha!

Naples, Florida
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is classic elegance on a beautiful beach. My favorite beach for body surfing or boggy boarding. The views are spectacular, the service is efficient and personable. The rooms are spacious and sleek. I can't wait to return.

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

Thank you for your review. We're glad you had such a wonderful time at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. We can't wait to welcome you back with our aloha soon.

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Mauna Kea embraces it all: beautiful rooms and facilities, great spa and restaurants, fabulous beach, outstanding golf and great service! If you enjoy being pampered, this is the place to be! In addition to all of its amenities, its location is prime for connecting to other activities nearby, whether you want to see the volcano by helicopter or go...

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

Aloha and mahalo for reviewing your recent stay with us. We are thrilled that you have enjoyed your time with us and found the accommodations to your liking. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Until then, aloha!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Solo vacation in the Spring of 2016. The staff at the Mauna Kea were attentive, accommodating and very polite. My oceanfront room was perfectly positioned to offer amazing views of Hawaiian sunsets every evening from my personal deck. The room was large and clean with a moderately sized bathroom. The bathroom had a jetted tub and rain shower and large...

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

Thank you for your review. We're so thrilled you had a wonderful vacation to Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. We have shared your praises and concerns with key staff leaders. We can't wait to welcome you back soon. Aloha!

San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our six night stay. Great location, great beach, very good restaurants and a comfortable Hawaiian atmosphere. The concierge staff was very helpful in their assistance in advance of our stay to assist in dinner reservations (three outside of the property) as well as a great whale watching boat trip and a fabulous helicopter tour. Breakfasts at the...

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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 to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. It sounds like you had a very exciting stay here on the Big Island and we are thrilled to be a part of that. We hope to have you as our guests again soon. Until then, aloha!

Washington, DC
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Stayed 2 nights and wished we had more time here. The staff was amazing. The best service I've ever had anywhere. The property is huge and very well maintained. Beautiful flowers and impeccably groomed grounds. Don't count on good snorkling here. It is an all sand bottom for at least 200 feet out from the beach. Tip: If you 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 recent review. We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your stay. With a spirit to serve, we strive to not only meet but exceed your expectations. We hope that you will join us again soon. Until then, aloha!

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stayed at this hotel for 1 week in early March. LOCATION: The hotel is on the Kohala coast where most of the luxury resorts are at (think Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Four Seasons, Mauna Lanai Bay Hotel and Bungalows). It's about a 30 minute drive north up the coast from Kona International Airport. It's a great location for restaurants...

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

Thank you for your review. We're glad you had such a wonderful week at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and overall on the Big Island. We're so appreciative of the extensive review you've given us and we're so thrilled you had such a great time. We can't wait to welcome you back with our aloha soon.

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

What an amazing place to stay. From the time you arrive at the gate house and drive down to the hotel, it's beautiful and first class all the way. The staff was excellent. I was wow-ed by the arrival greeting at the car and what a beautiful place to arrive to. Only stayed 1 night wish we could've stayed longer....

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

Thank you so much for your review. We're so thrilled you had such a wonderful time at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. We're glad you had such a wonderful time and we can't wait to welcome you back soon. Aloha!

Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 4 March 2017

i can as a child to this hotel and remembered it open lobby and sweeping ocean views! The view is truly memorable! You are greeted with a lei and the warm Aloha, that continues in the many details, flowers in your bathroom and on your pillows! The staff is so helpful. Many activities or just sit on your private lani...

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

Aloha and mahalo for your review. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. Your feedback will be shared with the team to continue to inspire and motivate them to deliver exceptional customer service. We hope to have you back as...

Reviewed 27 February 2017

This is the most relaxing resort I've ever been to, and we travel a lot! From the open air design to the gorgeous beach, it's perfection. We booked the golf vista deluxe room using points as a Marriott platinum member, which I would have loved to trade for ocean view but the hotel was at capacity during our visit. When...

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Aloha and mahalo for your kind review of your recent stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your time with us and found the service and accommodations to your standards. We hope that you will return as our guest again soon. Until then, aloha!

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Amenities

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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
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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: RM2,192 - RM3,891 (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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Also Known As:
Mauna Kea Beach Kamuela
Hotel Mauna Kea Beach
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Puako
#1 Spa Hotel in Puako
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Puako
#3 Family Hotel in Puako
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puako
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“Marriott status helps. Water view is worth the extra moeny.”
Cigarjim_13, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are a Marriott rewards member you get 10% off breakfast”
262SanDiego, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The beach side higher rooms have the best views, but that's obvious.”
dhuber23, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the golf side are great too, no need to upgrade”
570davita, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean front room - it is TOTALLY worth it!”
SymphonicChair, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
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