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Meetings at Fairmont Orchid

Weave aloha hospitality and luxury to your meeting, retreat or corporate gathering. Our exclusive oasis on Hawaiʻi Island’s sprawling Kohala Coast offers the best in authentic Hawaiian culture, island-style wellness and outdoor adventure. We’ve been hosting spectacular, one-of-a-kind business events for 30 years and counting. Let us help you weave a little island magic into your signature event.


Custom Catering Menus
32,000 sq. ft of Indoor Space
76,000 sq. ft of Outdoor Space

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Hawaiʻi Island Event Venues

Host your sales meeting, conference, executive retreat or product launch in our spectacular ballrooms or modern boardrooms, on a private beach or amphitheater under the stars.

Grande Ballroom

Our most elegant and spacious indoor function area is also our most flexible, with the option to be divided into three separate rooms, Salon I, II, III. Approximately 14,000 square feet, the Grande Ballroom is located on the lobby level and has its own entrance.

See capacity chart for dimensions.
1278 GuestsBanquet Menu14,000 sq. ft.

Plaza Ballroom

This ballroom can be divided into three separate rooms, Plaza Ballroom I, II, III. Doors open up to views of the beautiful fountain in the center of the Ballroom Courtyard.

See capacity chart for dimensions.
327 GuestsBanquet Menu3,600 sq. ft.

Coconut Grove

Host your event in a sandy coconut grove with towering palms overhead. Adjacent to the ancient Keanapou fish pond, this site also features swaying palms and glowing tiki torches.
800 GuestsBanquet Menu7,500 sq. ft.
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Banquet Menus

Fresh, local and seasonal are the pillars that drive our exquisite, island-based banquet menus. Create an inspired menu that reflects your unique culinary vision or serve a menu designed by our expert culinary team.

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Aloha Additions & Activities

We’re passionate about providing your group with authentic cultural activities to make your time on Hawaiʻi Island unforgettable. From a special welcome ‘oli (Hawaiian chant) to lei greetings, moonlight canoe rides and more.

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Audio/Visual Services

We partner with Encore to bring a new level of technical coordination and expertise to your event. Encore ensures consistency through a single point of contact for smart technology and successful meeting solutions.

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Weddings at Fairmont Orchid

Exchange vows along the majestic Kohala Coast. With more than 50 years of experience, our team of event specialists will help transform your dream wedding into a reality.

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Special Occassions

Our secluded island oasis was made for celebrating life’s important milestones.