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Say aloha to sun, fun and family adventures this summer! Restore and explore at Fairmont Orchid’s coveted oceanfront location along the pristine Kohala Coast of Hawaiʻi Island, a natural playground for all ages. Big Island bucket list adventures beckon from outside your luxurious guestroom or family friendly suite accommodations at our resort and spa.


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Top Three Reasons to Visit Hawaiʻi Island This Summer

1. Witness the awe-inspiring eruption of Kīlauea volcano at Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park. Visit here for the best viewing locations and tips for respectfully exploring the eruptive activity.

2. Swim with manta rays, an experience unique to Hawaiʻi Island and widely considered one of the top dives in the world.

3. Malama ʻaina (care for the land) and take part in a meaningful voluntourism experience as you plant and preserve native trees in the dry forest at the Waikoloa Dry Forest Initiative.

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Taste of Summer

Cheers to long summer nights! Enjoy the best happy hour specials on the Big Island at Binchotan: Bar & Grill and Luana Lounge. Grab shave ice from Brown’s Deli. Nosh on summer specials and Hawaiian inspired dishes at our signature fine dining restaurant, Brown’s Beach House. Warm your toes in the sand, lunch at loungers by the swimming pool and come as you are while you indulge in the sweet taste of summer!

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Fifth Night Free Breakfast Package

Play all day in paradise and enjoy your fifth night free, including buffet breakfast for two daily. Snorkel, paddle, relax and sightsee from outside your luxurious guestroom or suite accommodations at the Fairmont Orchid resort and spa.


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Pauoa Bay Adventures

Explore the soul of Hawaiʻi Island as you swim, snorkel, and explore our private Pauoa Bay. Paddle boarding originated in Hawai‘i and is now considered the fastest growing water sport on the planet. Learn from the Hui Holokai beach ambassadors and explore stand up paddle boarding!

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Wellness Oasis

Need to hit the reset button this summer? Treat yourself to a day at our wellness oasis at the award-winning Spa without Walls. Escape your everyday routine enjoy calming spa services in resplendent outdoor settings surrounded by Hawaiʻi Island’s spectacular volcanoes (Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa and Hualālai) and the Kohala mountain range.

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Beach Day Every Day

Dive into underwater adventures as you explore Hawai‘i Island’s pristine shores, from white-sand beaches to black-lava beauties. Don’t leave Hawai‘i without a day…or three…at the beach! Nothing beats an afternoon splashing in the ocean, riding in the surf and lounging under palm trees.