The 4.5-Star Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa is simply a wonderful luxury resort located on 40 acres of beach front property on one of Maui’s premier beaches, Ka’anapali. The property is a wonderland of meandering paths, waterfalls, waterways, swans, lush tropical greenery and possibly the best pool in the entire islands. Then there is the artwork scattered throughout the hotel and the grounds, along with the tropical parrots who greet you as you stroll through the property.
Want to slide down a 150-foot lava-tube water slide splashing into the hotels two-acre pool? It’s a fabulous ride and the pool is unbelievable. Actually the pool is more like a river that meanders in front of the hotel, with caves, waterfalls, a rope bridge, the water slide and even a rather romantic bar in a grotto in the water that you swim up to. There is also a new 3,000 sq. ft. Keiki (child) Lagoon, with a children’s 25 ft. slide, dancing waterfall and sandy beach area.
If tennis is your game, there is a 6-court Tennis Center and the Moana Athletic Club, an oceanfront Fitness Center with state-of-the-art equipment with fitness classes offered daily. There are wildlife, art and garden tours, hula lessons, lei making, jogging trails, bike trails, two championship golf courses nearby and aqua aerobics along with water basketball, pool tables, game room and ping pong. Spa Moana is an ocean front full service spa with 11 treatment rooms, sauna and steam rooms and even a spa suite for couples.
There are 5 restaurants, 3 lounges and the “Drums of the Pacific” Polynesian Luau, featuring one of the very best Polynesian Reviews on the island. Japengo, Pacific Rim Restaurant and Sushi Lounge, features contemporary Asian Fusion dining, with indoor and outdoor patio seating overlooking the resort’s waterfalls and famed Ka’anapali Beach. Swan Court is the Hyatt Regency’s award-winning fine dining restaurant with a romantic ambiance that is unforgettable. Dine by candlelight on wonderful cuisine surrounded by waterfalls and Oriental Gardens – truly an experience to be treasured. Swan Court also offers a lavish breakfast buffet, along with an extensive menu of a la carte selections. ‘Umalu, the poolside dining, features modern Hawaiian cuisine which serving for lunch and dinner with casual grab-and-go option. Halona Kai is the place to go for Kona blend coffee and ocean view seatings for casual breakfast dining.
This is a terrific hotel for both families and for couples. There are so many things to do, see and enjoy on the property, you might not want to leave it at all. And where else can you have impeccable, yet warm caring service, a bar you can swim up to and a beach to stroll on – yes, its Paradise.