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The 243 guest rooms — including 51 suites and villas — at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka’upulehu provide the perfect island retreat. The Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star resort is divided into different crescent-shaped neighborhoods, each attached to a pool or the golf course. The rooms, all in intimate two-story bungalows and facing the ocean, have private furnished lanais, slate floors and natural hardwood trim to complement the surrounding environment. Unlike more modern boutique hotels that taut a more minimalist approach to the guest room décor, these rooms proudly feature Hawaiian artwork on the walls, giving guests a sense of place on the luxury resort's occeanfront property.
The standard oceanfront guest rooms are a spacious 635 square feet, with front row seats to Mother Nature’s show on the Pacific Ocean. The rooms on the upper floors feature larger lanais furnished for sunset viewing or oceanfront dining. The lower levels have furnished terraces and an outdoor lava rock garden shower that juts out from the bathroom. Living areas are furnished with rattan chaise lounges, side tables, marble-top wooden dressers and entertainment centers with 42-inch flat-screen plasma TVs and DVD/CD players. The bedroom area features a custom bamboo canopy bed, walk-in closet and an iHome docking station that charges your mp3 device. Granite bathrooms have deep soaking tubs and separate glass-enclosed showers.