Happy Times in Hawaii!


Known for its relaxed lifestyle, beautiful surf, and stunning beaches, the Hawaiian islands are always a top destination for sun seekers year round. With summer in full swing, many travelers perhaps don’t realize that the summer months are some of the best times to visit Hawaii. Royal Travel has sent hundreds of clients to the Hawaii islands each year over our 47 years in business so we’ve picked up a few client favorites along the way.  Here are some of our favorite Hawaiian hotels to consider for your next getaway either in the summertime or year round.



Montage Kapalua Bay is a sophisticated and luxurious resort that sits right on the coast of the Island of Maui. If you are looking to decompress, this is the perfect place for you. It offers the best rest and relaxation for you and your family and it mimics an island sanctuary. The resort is right on Kapalua Bay Beach, which is known as one of America’s favorite beaches. The views of the ocean and the sunsets from the resort are spectacular. Spend your days enjoying whale watching from the comfort of your own room or indulging into all the Hawaiian cultural activities. They offer great tennis courts, golf courses, and hikes into the magical Hawaiian forests. For some bigger adventures, you can go zip lining, snorkeling, fishing, boating, or participate in a helicopter tour around the island. The Spa Montage is known for its fantastic service if you choose to spend a day pampering yourself. They offer incredible massages on the beach in huts overlooking the ocean. The resort offers multitudes of dining options including private dining or in-residence dining. One great dinner option is participating in a traditional Hawaiian Luau. Enjoy a luau that tells the story of the people of Polynesia through food, crafts, dance, and music. By participating, you and your family can get a real feel of the Hawaiian culture.


Four Seasons Hualalai is a refined beachfront resort, set amid tropical greenery that represents the pinnacle of luxury. This lavish resort offers everything you could want on a relaxing Hawaii Vacation. Chic rooms and suites come with patios or balconies. Upgraded suites add separate living rooms and if you want a villa some offer private pools. It is perfectly situated for all island adventures. Adventures are endless when you stay at the Four Seasons Hualalai, from helicopter rides across the island to sea-kayak adventures, you will create unforgettable memories. The resort is perfect for families with children because they offer a kid’s club where your child can experience the island with other kids vacationing too. Your days can be spent lounging by the 7 pools available or taking a swing at the Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course. The spa offered at the resort is absolutely magical and will take all your stress away. If you want to hit the beach, they have dozens of water activities where you can explore the Pacific Ocean and hopefully spot a sea turtle! The resort offers you and your family the opportunity to learn about Hawaiian crafts and to take a fun and upbeat Hula lesson. There are several dining experiences across the resort where you can get anything from Italian to Sushi. Many of the restaurants sit right on the white-sandy beach where you can watch the sunset and listen to the soothing sounds of waves crashing. The views here are breath-taking and will make the trip the best one yet.



Four Seasons Resort Lanai is a unique Hawaiian experience to an exotic, private paradise where opportunities for adventure and relaxation are right at your fingertips. Lanai is one of the smaller Hawaiian Islands and is much more isolated than any other. It takes you away from every stress and puts you right in a place of happiness. Since the island is so isolated, there are some of the most breath-taking views of the ocean sunsets and Hawaiian forests. The Lanai activities are endless for adventurous families. There is deep-sea fishing, horseback riding, scuba diving, snorkeling, hiking, whale watching, and off-roading. Catamaran rentals are available to all guests so you and your family can spend a day out at sea. For a more relaxing day, there are stunning pools and a spa that will destress you completely. There is an 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course right on site. The Lanai dining is particularly special because they have Nobu Lanai right on the property. It offers exquisite Japanese cuisine as you sit cliff-side overlooking the Pacific Ocean. There are plenty of other fresh and delicious dining options that give you a real feel for Hawaiian food. This resort is perfect for any family vacation because it can accommodate groups of all sizes and offers many children clubs and activities.




The Halekulani has been described as “heaven” because of the extraordinary views of the Pacific Ocean and the exquisite cuisine. The Halekulani is right in Honolulu, which is a great location for shopping and learning about Hawaiian culture. All Halekulani guests receive complimentary admission to Iolani Palace, Bishop Museum, and Honolulu Museum of Art for an opportunity to learn more about Hawaiian history. The hotel has always been known for its impeccable service and gracious hospitality. It sits right on Waikiki beach where you and your family can sail, deep-sea fish or explore the ocean. They teach about the art of surfing and after, you’re welcome to sign up for a surfing lesson… You must try surfing when you’re in Hawaii! Up on the deck, they offer an amazing heated pool with great pool-side service so you never have to leave your chair. The fitness center offers the latest exercise equipment and great classes that are sometimes offered on the beach as well. Feel the sand on your feet for the morning stretching class if that interests you. All the restaurants in the hotel use the freshest ingredients to give you a 5-star meal. They have a range of restaurants from fancy to casual so you and your family are welcome to have a more casual night if that is what is needed. When you book at the Halekulani with us, you receive signature preferred amenities as it is a part of Signature Travel Network. These amenities help make your trip even better than you could have imagined. The Halekulani offers everything needed for a family vacation of rejuvenation and relaxation.


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