The full-service landmark hotel is home to the world-famous annual Ironman Triathlon. Recreational facilities include swimming pool with a jacuzzi, comprehensive meeting and banquet facilities, a Hawaiian activity centre and the only air-conditioned shopping mall in Kona. A historical walking tour takes place daily highlighting displays throughout the hotel and grounds. (1009/SD)
The hotel is located beachside, in the heart of the historic fishing village of Kailua-Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii.
The hotel is comprised of two towers, each six stories in height, with tropical landscaping.
The lobby is large in size with a waiting area offering chairs, couches, and tables. There are numerous shops located in the lobby. Prominently displayed is a large and compelling mural painted by a renowned artist.