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With a stay at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Kapolei (Ko Olina), you'll be minutes from Ko Olina Golf Club and close to Wet'n'Wild Hawaii.

This 4.5-star resort is within close proximity of Paradise Cove Beach and Ko Olina Marina.

Make yourself at home in one of the 359 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, 4 spa tubs, and a complimentary water park. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a beach bar or a poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Kapolei? This resort has 21081 square feet (1958 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Local artisans and Disney Imagineers worked together to create Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, a sprawling property combining Hawaiian culture with the all-encompassing experiences Disney is known for. At this 21-acre resort, guests can relax on a white sand beach, sample local cuisine at the 5 on-site restaurants, enjoying free WiFi access throughout the property, or sip a tropical cocktail at the poolside bar or garden.

Guests of all ages can explore Waikolohe Valley, the vast network of pools that includes a lazy river, waterslides, an enclosed snorkeling pool with tropical fish, and a play area for children. At Laniwai - A Disney Spa, guests have their pick of more than a hundred treatments, as well as access to the 5,000-square-foot (464.5-square-meter) hydrology garden. Painted Sky offers relaxing spa space just for teenagers. Younger guests will enjoy Disney Character greetings and can spend activity-filled afternoons at Aunty's Beach House, which features a playground, video games, and supervision, all complimentary at this resort-fee-free property. At night guests can marvel at the dancing and singing of the resort's signature show, Startlit Hui, as well as enjoy movie screenings and fireside stories.

Shopping is also available for guests, including Hale Manu. The store features a variety of high-end goods and gifts. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free water park access 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Number of spa tubs - 4 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 359 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Beach bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1958 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Conference space 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Lazy river 
  • Waterslide 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 21081 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sofa bed size 

Where to Eat

AMA AMA - An idyllic beachside restaurant and bar that features modern interpretations of classic Hawaiian cuisine. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations required.

Makahiki - Offering buffet options that feature fresh ingredients and international flavors served in a festive, open-air dining room. Makahiki hosts Character Breakfasts on select days, and dinner buffets each night. Reservations recommended.

The 'Olelo Room - Relax with a tropical cocktail, munch on traditional Hawaiian appetizers, and be sure to ask about the 'Ike Mua, our discovery drink of the day.

Off the Hook - An open-air beachside lounge that resembles a fisherman's seaside shack, and serves a variety of favorite drinks and Hawaiian-inspired appetizers.

Ulu Cafe - Offering great food and scenic surroundings, this poolside venue serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including grab-and-go selections. Order carryout meals to enjoy at the pool, or dine on the outdoor patio with beautiful ocean views.

The Lava Shack - Satisfying snacks and soft-serve frozen yogurt in a casual dining venue in the Waikolohe Valley pool area.

Mama's Shack Stop - Serving up poolside snacks like mouthwatering hot dogs and chicken tenders. Choice of bread, sauce, and meat including all-beef hot dogs, local red dogs, Portuguese sausage dogs, and Buffalo-ranch fried chicken tender dogs.

Papalua Shave Ice - Fruity and refreshing shave ice in a variety of tropical flavors served poolside.

Little ‘Opihi's - Offering satisfying grab-and-go selections. Menu options include sandwiches, salads, a California roll, ice cream, and fresh fruit. A keiki (children's menu) is also available.

Nearby Things to Do

Start the fun with Character Greetings. In the Waikolohe Valley pool area, guests can climb waterslide-lined Pu'u Kilo and zip back down on a tube, go with the flow in the lazy river, or zoom down a body slide into the 8,200-square-foot (761.80 square meters) Waikolohe Pool. At Rainbow Reef, the resort's private snorkeling lagoon, guests can view native Hawaiian sealife through a snorkeling mask or through glass windows. Menehune Bridge offers play space for young guests with 3 waterslides and a climbable play structure. Wailana Pool offers tranquil space to swim, lounge, or enjoy a drink from the poolside bar.

This property also features a family pool, including an infinity edge, a misty grotto with beautiful sunset views and an after-dark experience with glittering lights; a kids’ splash zone resembling a tidal pool; an adult-exclusive pool area; and additional deck space, chairs, chaises and cabanas.

Young guests can spend afternoons at Aunty's Beach House trying island crafts, raiding the dress-up closet, or playing video games, all under the supervision of counselors. While kids explore the enchanted fireplaces and learn more about the islands, parents can spend adults-only time elsewhere in the resort. Access is complimentary, with activities like stargazing and hula-dancing lessons available for a fee.

With state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness facilities, guests can make use of 2,000 square feet (185.81 square meters) of weights, cardio equipment, and fitness studios that host yoga and tai chi classes.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rafting on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 

Spa Services

As you might expect from the first-ever spa designed by the creative minds at Walt Disney Imagineering, Laniwai Spa is a fully immersive experience that surrounds you with the beauty and serenity of the islands.

Offering a menu of nearly 150 spa therapies and body treatments; from energizing massages to rejuvenating skin treatments to invigorating hydrotherapy in a lush outdoor garden - including body scrubs, and deep tissue, hot stone, Swedish, and sport massages. This spectacular spa caters to individuals, couples and families, with separate spaces for each.

At Laniwai Spa, you’ll also find a steam room, a full-service salon, and state-of-the-art fitness center. And for teens, the adjacent Painted Sky, the only teen spa in Hawai‘i, provides a place to gather and enjoy activities - and even spa treatments - designed especially for them.

Spa and massage appointment may be required.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Number of treatment rooms 15 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 1 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 37 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 37 per night (in/out privileges)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Aulani
  • Aulani Disney Resort Hotel
  • Aulani Disney Resort Hotel Kapolei
  • Aulani Disney Resort Kapolei
  • Aulani Resort
  • Disney Aulani Resort
  • Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa Hawaii/Oahu
  • Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa In Hawai`i Hotel Kapolei
  • Aulani Disney Kapolei

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 1 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa is listed in the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.

Disney Character Buffet Dinner

Guests may reserve seats for the Menehune Mischief dinner show (surcharge) for show dates from August 14, 2016 to September 2017.

Full details at check-in. Show nights are Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday in Makahiki, and reservation times are 4:30 PM, 4:45 PM, and 5 PM, with shows starting at 5:15 PM and ending at 6 PM. Dinner show not available Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter, and Mother's Day. Price for Character Dinner is USD 49 for adults and USD 24 for children ages 3-9 years old. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Holiday Dinner Buffet

Guests can enjoy an enhanced buffet dinner menu (surcharge) on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter, and Mother's Day, served in Makahiki restaurant.

Dinner reservations recommended. Price is USD 55 for adults and USD 21 for children ages 3-9 years old. Fees subject to change without notice. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Disney Character Breakfast

Guests can start the day with a buffet breakfast, live entertainment, and visits with Disney Characters at Makahiki restaurant; surcharge applies.

Full details at check-in. Reservations recommended. Price is USD 37 for adults and USD 18 for children ages 3-9 years old. Fees subject to change without notice. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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