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Hawaii Island Retreat

Hawaii Island Retreat

250, Lokahi Road, Kapaau, Hawaii, United States



Property Location Located in Kapaau, Hawaii Island Retreat is by the ocean, a 4-minute drive from Kamehameha Park and 6 minutes from Kenjis House. This 4-star hotel is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from King Kamehameha Statue and 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from Kohala Historical Sites State Monument.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 16 guestrooms. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include blackout drapes/curtains, housekeeping is provided on request, and irons/ironing boards can be requested.
Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this Victorian hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.
Dining Enjoy a satisfying meal at Ula Ula Dining Room serving guests of Hawaii Island Retreat. Full breakfasts are available daily from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Kapaau? This hotel has facilities measuring 1200 square feet (111 square meters), including conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.

What to expect:

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.


KOA - Kona International Airport



  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Furnished lanai
  • Towels provided
  • Free local calls
  • Ceiling fan
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Room and bed type depend on availability check-in
  • Energy-saving features in guest rooms
  • Free toiletries
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Window screens
  • Non-Smoking
  • No rollaway/extra beds
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Premium bedding
  • Separate sitting area
  • Housekeeping on request
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Day bed
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Portable fan
  • Down comforter
  • Change of bed sheets (on request)
  • No housekeeping
  • Shower only
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Porch or lanai
  • Portable shower seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Grab bar - in shower
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-width doorways
  • Wheelchair accessible

Property Amenities

  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Organic food
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Water dispenser
  • Number of spa tubs - 1
  • Locally-owned & organized tours & activities
  • Fitness facilities
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Showcase for local artists
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Sustainability/community reinvestment (10% revenue or more)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Guest education on local ecosystems and culture
  • Locally-sourced food on site (80% or more)
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Energy-saving features in guest rooms
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • All property's electricity comes from renewable sources
  • Comprehensive food waste policy
  • Free self parking
  • Bulk dispenser for toiletries
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • No single-use plastic stirrers
  • No single-use plastic straws
  • No single-use plastic water bottles
  • Reusable cups only
  • Swimming nearby
  • Reusable tableware only
  • Water-efficient showers only
  • Water-efficient toilets only
  • Conference space size (meters) - 111
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Secured bicycle storage
  • Bicycle parking available
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Full-service spa
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Smoke-free property
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Ecotours on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1200
  • Laundry facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Beach towels
  • Accessible bathroom (in select rooms)
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Roll-in shower (in select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wedding services
  • In-room accessibility (in select rooms)
  • Garden
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Year Built - 2009
  • Total number of rooms - 16
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4


Know Before You Go
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Health & Safety Standards (Hawai'i - USA).
  • Fee for full breakfast: approximately USD 25 per person
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 100.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 100.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kamehameha Park - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Kenjis House - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Kamehameha the Great Statue - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Kamehameha Statue - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
King Kamehameha Statue - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
ATV Outfitters - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Big Island Eco Adventures 2 - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi
Keokea Beach Park - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Kohala Historical Sites State Monument - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Pololu Beach - 11.2 km / 6.9 mi
Pololu Valley Overlook - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Mookini Heiau - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Mahukona Beach - 16.4 km / 10.2 mi
Lapakahi State Historical Park - 17.5 km / 10.8 mi
Pua Mau Place Botanic & Sculpture Garden - 30.6 km / 19 mi

The nearest airports are:
Kona Intl. Airport (KOA) - 80.2 km / 49.8 mi
Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala) - 41.6 km / 25.9 mi

The preferred airport for Hawaii Island Retreat is Kona Intl. Airport (KOA).