Mauna Lani Resort

A seaside neighborhood with a rich history and a deep connection to the Hawaiian island.

Welcome to Mauna Lani

Known to the locals as Kalahuipua'a, the stunning community of Mauna Lani Resort is the only part of the island where all five volcanoes can be seen. Mauna Lani Resort is an exquisite seaside community along the Western Kohala Coast, and this fantastic resort has everything from luxury mansions in gated communities to fine dining, pristine beaches, and community clubhouses. Named one of the world's top luxury, environmentally-friendly resorts, Mauna Lani is home to two golf courses, five-star hotels, tennis courts, a spa, ancient Hawaiian fishponds, a fitness club, historic petroglyph fields, high-end shopping, and a property owner's beach club. 

First settled over 800 years ago, Mauna Lani Resort has a rich history. Homes in this neighborhood are built with modern Hawaiian designs, and attention is paid to every little detail. Private homes and condominiums enjoy mesmerizing views of the sunset, the ocean, and the mountains. This neighborhood is truly the height of luxury. 

What to Love

  • Exquisite views of the ocean and the mountains
  • Rich history with a deep connection to the island
  • Newly renovated 

Local Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Mauna Lani is centered around the area's rich history. This area holds special significance to Hawaii’s ancient history, and its location relative to the island’s five major volcanoes makes it a vital energy center. You'll find ancient hieroglyphs and Hawaiian fishing ponds in the middle of lava-formed landscapes. 

The cuisine in Mauna Lani is also carefully prepared in connection with the Hawaiian Island – working with local farmers and fishermen to source fresh ingredients. Residents of this community love to explore the area’s delightful restaurants after spending a relaxing day on the resort’s pristine beaches or spas. 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

There is no shortage of upscale restaurants and stores in this neighborhood. The Shops at Mauna Lani are the best place to shop and enjoy a delicious meal. This shopping mall features eateries and retail stores such as Tommy Bahama Restaurant and Bar, Tommy Bahama Store, Hawaiian Island creations, Tiare Rose, Juice 101, and Foodland Farms. 

The CanoeHouse is an open-air eatery in Mauna Lani Resort that offers panoramic ocean views and a menu of delicious cuisine. While dining, you’ll enjoy an enchanting atmosphere comprised of glowing tiki torches and crackling fire pits. 
From fruit plates crafted with locally sourced fruits to the fresh fish caught daily, Hālani features ingredients grown and caught by farmers and fishermen throughout Hawaii. You'll enjoy a delicious meal and exquisite views at this restaurant. 
Brown's Beach House Restaurant is a restaurant known for delicious Hawaiian cuisine and gorgeous waterfront views. This fine-dining restaurant features live music every night. 

Things to Do

Mauna Lani Resort features a lot of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. Kainalu Ocean Sports is Mauna Lani's unique approach to resort activities, a recreation program unlike any other. A passionate team will guide guests on every ocean activity imaginable, from canoeing and stand-up paddle boarding to surfing and snorkeling. Once on land, guests can bike or run along the area’s coastal trails. 

Mauna Lani has two top-tier 18-hole golf courses and WikiWiki Course, a 9-hole course. A round at one of these courses followed by a sunset tour makes for a perfect day. 

Take your blankets, chair, and beverage of choice and head to Eva Park Woods Cottage for Twilight at Kahaipua'a. As the moon rises, local musicians, dancers, and storytellers step up to the stage to tell mesmerizing stories.


The Hawaii Department of Education serves the community of Mauna Lani Resort. Great educational opportunities in the area include:

  • Parker School
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