Enjoy great food and wine at the Maui Plantation Days celebration this Friday

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If you’re staying at Hono Koa this Friday and looking for a fun night out, we suggest the Plantation Days celebration at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. Maui’s premier gala event features premium wines from boutique wineries around the world and …

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Maui visitor spending up nearly 5 percent the first half of 2017. Mahalo!

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Hawaii’s status as a premier resort destination was born out once again in the first half of 2017, with visitor spending increasing by nearly 9 percent. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, visitors spent a total of $8.4 billion the …

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‘Īao Valley Monument Reopening Pushed to August 2017

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The state has pushed back the reopening of ʻĪao Valley State monument to early August of 2017 amid ongoing repairs and interim improvements. Earlier projections had indicated that the monument area that includes the portion of the valley above the …

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Annual Maui Film Festival begins June 21 in Wailea!

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If you’re on property the penultimate week in June your stay luckily coincides with the annual Maui Film Festival. The five-day event runs June 21-25 at the Wailea Golf Resort. Along with the films, star tributes, and filmmaker panels, the …

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Maui lawmakers ensure millions for capital improvements

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Kahului Airport, everyone’s favorite landing spot in Maui, will receive a majority of the funding from a multimillion-dollar Capital Improvement Project earmarked for 2018 and 2019.  Of the $438 million secured by Maui representatives for the CIP, more than $126 …

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Maui hits new record with 2.6 million visitors in 2016

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We would like to thank our loyal owners and guests for helping Maui set a new visitor record in 2016. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, 2.6 million people visited the island in 2016 – about 100,000 more than in …

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Enjoy food and drink specials on Maui for the Big Game

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If you’re staying with us over the weekend and looking for a place to watch the “Big Game” this Sunday, there are numerous venues all over the island where you can enjoy the Atlanta-New England showdown for the championship of …

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Maui New Year’s Eve Fireworks & Special Celebrations

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If you’re staying with us over New Year’s Eve, you’ll find plenty to do, including grand fireworks displays, festive dinners and a whole lot of warm aloha. Here’s what’s going on around Maui for New Year’s Eve. Fireworks For many …

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We wish you a very Merry and a very Maui Christmas!

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Planning to spend this Christmas holiday on Maui? You’ll find the island decked out in lights, ornaments and Christmas cheer. Maui really knows how to celebrate the holidays with warmth and Aloha. As you’re making your Christmas vacation plans, we …

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You’ll soon need a reservation to watch the sunrise

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Supply and demand – in this case, too many vehicles for too few parking spots – has necessitated a reservation system to watch the sunrise at Haleakala National Park. Early-morning crowds to Haleakala regularly exceed 1,000, while parking spaces number …

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