306 Rooms / 32 Suites
Besides powdery beaches and beautiful views, the classic Kahala Hotel and Resort (originally opened by famed hotelier Conrad Hilton) offers a 26,000-square-foot lagoon occupied by Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. The Dolphin Quest program is a highlight, offering a chance to meet these aquatic mammals face-to-face. Complimentary surfing and scuba classes are available, while The Spa at The Kahala provides pampering. Rooms have plantation-style décor with canopied beds, luxury linens and deep soaking tubs. The resort has five restaurants that serve cuisine ranging from Hawaiian to Japanese.