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20 Best Romantic Getaways in Hawaii (Resorts, Spas, & Restaurants!)

Nancy Schaefer

Nancy Schaefer, Updated October 30, 2022

A romantic getaway is a perfect way to infuse a couple’s life with happiness, fun, and renewed love. Hawaii is a lover’s paradise with amenities that include immensely iconic resorts that host every possible activity.

Couples can enjoy horseback riding, moped rides, and snorkeling for adventure. Almost all hotels and resorts have a private lanai attached to each room. Many rooms and suites have private hot tubs and spacious sitting areas.

Dining options at each hotel and resort are always infused with the Hawaiian Island flavor. Many resorts boast more than one restaurant and multiple locations for couples to share a bubbly glass of champagne.

There are also cozy inns and bed and breakfasts for couples who want a more intimate experience. These accommodations are often eco-friendly and serve breakfast to guests every morning. Some of these inns and bed and breakfasts are off-grid, and one even offers waterfall rappelling as an exciting experience!

Each of the hotels, resorts, bed and breakfasts, and inns offers a unique romance package that will help couples stay connected and feel the love!

Hawaiian Getaways That Ooze Romance

1. Moana Surfrider – Weston Resort and Spa

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This historic hotel and resort is an architectural dream with awe-inspiring touches of elegance. The over 115-year-old Indian Banyan Tree on the property is another nod to its rich history. The hotel boasts 791 rooms and suites with nearly 20 different styles for every taste.

The original wing has charming rooms with a historic feel. Modern rooms located in the tower have stunning views of Diamond Head. They also have modern, expertly appointed designs and amenities.

There are numerous outdoor dining options for every meal of the day. Couples can also enjoy the lovely wine bar after dinner sips and conversation. The cuisine at each restaurant is diverse, with Hawaiian and American fare as the theme. Couples can enjoy ordering direct through room service for a romantic breakfast or late-night dessert.

Couples will enjoy a romantic massage together at the spa. They can take advantage of the resort’s fun offerings like parasailing, surfing lessons, and sunbathing. The Moana Surfrider lobby offers lovely shops when couples need essentials and gifts.

Guest rooms and suites offer modern conveniences like Flat Screen TVs and premium bathroom amenities. All rooms and suites have private balconies with city or magnificent ocean views.

Address: 2365 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 922-3111
Website: Moana Surfrider

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2. Halekulani Hotel

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This hotel is the optime of perfection regarding romance and ambiance. Its rich Hawaiian history, as well as the close proximity to shopping and the beach, make it pure heaven.

The Halekulani has 3 restaurants, one restaurant serving French cuisine with a touch of Hawaiian essence. Another of the restaurants has exciting nightly entertainment, including Jazz music for couples to enjoy.

The Orchids Restaurant offers Sunday Brunch and other specialty menu items every week. There is a bar for shared libations for a splash of added late-night fun.

The spa facilities have Hawaiian-infused treatments like couples massage and full-service beauty treatments. Couples will enjoy the heated pool with stunning views.

Each room offers modern conveniences like all glass showers, separate soaking tubs, and comfy robes. There is also Wi-Fi and Flat Screen TVs in the rooms. The Premier Suites have a personal butler for convenience and comfort.

Address: 2199 Kālia Rd, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 923-2311
Website: Halekulani Hotel

Book Your Stay at the Halekulani Hotel: Book Now

Related Read: How Much Does A Trip To Hawaii Cost?

3. Hotel Wailea

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This adults-only hotel is a foodie’s dream with 72 suites, spa treatments, and romance packages.

Each suite offers comfy robes, modern amenities, soaking tubs, and lovely ocean or lush garden views. Garden views can include views of a KOI pond and/or Waterfall. All garden view suites are located on the ground floor.

The highlight of this romantic couple’s getaway is the food offerings. Couples will enjoy dining at the onsite restaurant in the lanai or outdoor sculpture garden. Both offer breathtaking views and atmosphere.

They can also have an intimately romantic dinner surrounded by fruit trees and lush greenery. This intimate dining experience takes place in the private treehouse with a personal chef.

All ingredients for every meal are locally sourced from farms on the island. The ingredients are gathered at peak freshness for the best quality.

The Hotel Wailea also offers activities that awaken the mind and body, not just the palette. Couples can enjoy a vintage car cruise, surfing, canoeing, shared massages, or take a sunset sail.

There are various packages to suit every couple’s needs. The Return to Paradise Package covers everything for a happy seven-day heavenly experience.

Address: 555 Kaukahi Street, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii 96753
Phone: (866) 970-4167
Website: Hotel Wailea

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4. Volcano Rainforest Retreat

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This big island oasis is located near the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This Bed and Breakfast offers four cottages providing an intimate and completely romantic getaway. The eco-friendly property is designed with respect for surrounding nature and the earth.

Couples can enjoy their unique lodgings, including a private bathroom, hot tub, and daily breakfast. Rooms also offer rainforest views. Breakfast is served every morning in each room for a romantic rise and shine and sourced locally.

For dinner, couples have numerous dining options in the nearby village and can enjoy any number of local festivals and events. Couples will leave the touristy resorts behind when they stay here and get a real Hawaii experience.

Address: 11-3832 12th St, Volcano, HI 96785
Phone: (808) 985-8696
Website: Volcano Rainforest Retreat

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5. Old Lahaina House

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For a home away from home, this Inn is the perfect place for a romantic getaway. This cute little Inn offers a cozy place to stay while couples enjoy the local sights.

Amenities include an outdoor pool with a beautiful deck. This inn also has a summer kitchen for guests use.  There are 3 rooms and one suite with two twin beds, queen, or king beds. Each has the comforts of climate control, refrigerator, private bathroom, and Wi-Fi.

The Riviera Room would make a perfect romantic getaway choice with its private lanai and king bed. The rooms are colorful with rich Island inspired décor.

Address: 407 Llikahi Street, Lahaina, Hawaii 96761
Phone: (808) 667-4663
Website: Old Lahaina House

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6. Hana Maui Resort

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This dramatic resort offers romance in an elegant but understated way. Located in an oceanside hamlet, secluded from any city, this resort is a perfect place for peace.

The Hana Maui offers guest rooms, cottages, and suites with ocean or garden views. Couples will adore the stunning sunrises or sunsets. Each private bungalow on the craggy cliffs is breathtaking with rich wood, earthy tones, and a private lanai.

All have queen or king beds, plush robes, and premium bathroom amenities. Some have spacious living and kitchen areas. Couples will find an open-air restaurant with Hawaii-inspired menu items.

The Hana Ranch offers exquisite farm to table dining and shopping for necessities for a daily outing. There is also a spa where guests can enjoy facials and sweet body wraps and soak in the hot tub.

Couples can enjoy water sports, including walking trails, horseback riding, lei-making classes, and bamboo pole fishing.

Address: 5031 Hana Hwy, Hana, HI 96713
Phone: (808) 400-1234
Website: Hana Maui Resort

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Related Read: 25 Top Treehouse Rentals in Hawaii

7. Royal Hawaiian Waikiki

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Located at the heart of Waikiki, this hotel property is in a perfect location. The Royal Hawaiian is close to shopping, dining, golf, and other attractions.

Rooms and suites have lively décor and balconies for enjoying the stunning views. Some views are of the garden, while others are of the ocean. Each room also has a refrigerator with complimentary water for couples’ use.

This hotel offers water sports, two pools, a hot tub, and a fitness center for couples to discover. There is also the Royal Hawaiian Bakery for a sweet morning treat.  The Aha’Aina Restaurant offers a lovely dining experience with Chicken Lau Lau and a Hawaiian Luau.

Address: 2259 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 923-7311
Website: Royal Hawaiian Waikiki

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8. Hotel Molokai

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This beautiful hotel is located right on the beach and has an outdoor swimming pool.  The décor and atmosphere are that of a pleasant Polynesian village.  As one of the only hotels on this remote Hawaiian island this clean, modern facility is a gem.

Guest rooms and suites have microwaves, refrigerators, ocean or garden views and queen or king beds.  Couples can relax in a hammock, or enjoy scuba diving or snorkeling at their leisure.  The oceanfront restaurant and bar offer lunch and dinner as well as alcoholic beverages.

Address: Kamehameha V Highway, Kaunakakai, Hawaii 96748
Phone: (877) 553-5347
Website: Hotel Molokai

Book Your Stay at the Hotel Molokai: Book Now

9. Kulaniapia Falls Inn

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This Inn surrounds the largest privately owned waterfall in Hawaii. It offers couples an off-grid experience in the heart of beautiful Hawaii. The property is eco-friendly and uses sustainable sources of power from the waterfall.

This Inn has guest rooms and suites in the main residence and Pagoda Guesthouse and Jade Cottage. Each guest room or suite has its own private bathroom and comfortable furnishings.

Every morning couples can share a romantic breakfast of locally sourced items in their room. All ingredients are fresh and gathered from local farms and artisans on the island.

Activities are coordinated by the in-house staff. For a bit of fun, they offer an exciting rappelling waterfall adventure. They can also arrange tours and outdoor adventures for couples to enjoy.

Address: 100 Kulaniapia Dr, Hilo, HI 96721
Phone: (808) 935-6789
Website: Kulaniapia Falls Inn

Book Your Stay at the Kulaniapia Falls Inn: Book Now

10. Alohilani Resort

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This resort blends the city’s excitement with nature’s tranquility in an exciting way. It is conveniently located close to the city for couples to enjoy exciting nightlife. At the same time, it maintains a strikingly beautiful environment with a saltwater aquarium in the lobby.

On the premises are numerous restaurants and bars, one offering dining with an Asian twist. Amenities include a heated saltwater infinity pool, hot tub, and live music.

All rooms and suites have beautiful views; some have ocean views. Each room has a private bathroom with premium toiletries, and some have sitting areas for added space. Each room has a mini-refrigerator, private lanai, and in-room safe.

Couples can enjoy the unique packages this resort offers for a bit of added romance and fun or to celebrate a special occasion.

Address: 2490 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 922-1233
Website: Alohilani Resort

Book Your Stay at the Alohilani Resort: Book Now

11. Fairmont Orchid

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This stunning big island oasis with a private beach is the essence of romance. The property has breathtaking waterfalls, lush and stunning gardens, and a beautiful beach and lagoon.

The Fairmont offers numerous water sports like snorkeling and a lovely 10,000-square-foot pool. There are tennis courts and a spa that round out the diverse amenities.

With 6 restaurants offering different dining choices, couples will never be bored with the island-inspired menus. An on-site Spa surrounds a waterfall with the unique aspect of no walls for a truly natural experience.

Rooms and suites have a private lanai, mini-refrigerators, Wi-Fi, in-room safes, and premium bathroom amenities. Each comes with queen or king bedding and unique views for couples to enjoy.

Address: 1 N Kaniku Dr, Waimea, HI 96743
Phone: (808) 885-2000
Website: Fairmont Orchid

Book Your Stay at the Fairmont Orchid: Book Now

Related Read: The 20 Best Adult-Only Resorts in Hawaii

12. The Ritz Carlton Kapalua

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This resort is located on a private beach in a remote area for a beautifully romantic getaway. The property boasts a stunning 3-tiered pool and 2 golf courses. There is also a 17,000-square-foot spa.

The richly furnished guest rooms and suites have marble bathrooms, a private lanai, and modern amenities. They each have a TV, Wi-Fi, and king or queen beds. Rooms are spacious with elaborate bathrooms, and some have kitchenettes.

Couples can enjoy 2 tennis courts and a fitness center that offers fitness classes. They can enjoy a lavish facial or massage at the spa or participate in one of the many activities. The resort activities include whale watching, kayaking, and boogie boarding, to name a few.

There are 3 dining options from casual to fine dining. The Banyan Tree offers Hawaiian-inspired menu choices like Hawaiian Cioppino. The Kai Café offers quick grab and go coffee, salads, and bakery items.

Address: 1 Ritz Carlton Dr, Kapalua, HI 96761
Phone: (808) 669-6200
Website: The Ritz Carlton Kapalua

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13. Wailea Beach Resort

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Located on the pristine shores of Wailea Beach, this resort offers a peaceful romantic getaway. The Wailea has multiple pools, with an adults-only pool and some with water slides. It boasts 547 guest rooms, including 56 suites.

Rooms and suites have premium amenities like Wi-Fi, mini-refrigerators, and coastal-themed décor. Rooms have either queen or king beds and spacious sitting areas.

Bathrooms are roomy and comfortable with deluxe toiletries. Ground floor guest rooms have a larger lanai to make indoor/outdoor living easier.

Dining choices include a food truck and restaurants, with offerings like poke bowls and great drinks. The KAPA Bar and Grill offers a casual dining experience and classic menu choices with Island spice.

An on-site coffee shop also offers fresh juice if coffee is not an option. The Te Au Moana Luau offers exceptional Hawaiian cuisine and an exciting luau show. Couples are encouraged to participate in this special performance.

Address: 3700 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753
Phone: (808) 879-1922
Website: Wailea Beach Resort

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14. Ho’Oilo House

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For an intimate B&B experience, couples will love the romance of this accommodation. This 6-room house is tucked into the mountains and offers a peaceful respite from life.

An outdoor pool, plenty of shared spaces, and lavish spa treatments to enjoy. Many outdoor adventures await outside this relaxing property, such as hiking, snorkeling, and golf.

Breakfast is served every morning to couples and consists of fresh fruits, eggs, and other assorted breakfast items.

Each lovely appointed guest room has a private outdoor shower for a romantic experience. They also include comfy robes, air-conditioning, TV, and island-themed décor.

Address: 138 Awaiku St, Lahaina, HI 96761
Phone: (808) 667-6669
Website: Ho’Oilo House

Book Your Stay at the Ho’Oilo House: Book Now

15. Waimea Plantation

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Couples who seek peace but don’t want to sacrifice romance will enjoy the 61 rooms offered at this all cottage resort. The property offers an onsite pool and barbeque area.

Each cottage comes with a full kitchen and living quarters. Couples can prepare their own meals and enjoy their romance exactly how they want to in their own time. The décor is floral with island inspiration and plantation-style furnishings that reflect its history.

There are numerous activities outside the plantation, including canoeing and sunset cruises. There are also beautiful spots to hike and explore.

Address: 9400 Kaumualii Hwy, Waimea, HI 96796
Phone: (808) 338-1625
Website: Waimea Plantation

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16. Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa

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This low-rise resort offers couples numerous amenities and activities to keep them busy during their stay.

Rooms and suites are well-appointed with queen or king beds and garden or ocean views. Furnishings are rich and exotic with a Hawaiian theme and clean lines.

Each room has its own private lanai or patio area. There is also a shower/tub combo and spacious seating areas. Modern and comfortable bathroom amenities are offered, along with TV and Wi-Fi.

Activities include a 24-hour swimming pool oasis and an adults-only pool area. The lazy river pool has a tranquil waterfall couple can enjoy.

There is an onsite spa for couples to get a full body massage or body treatment. The Grand Hyatt offers water sports, horseback riding, and 3 tennis courts.

One of many restaurants, The Tidepools has a cozy atmosphere and serves delicious seafood items.   There are also quite a few lounges and bars for enjoying libations and conversation.

For some romantic fun, there is a Hawaiian buffet and luau show at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Luau.

Address: 1571 Poipu Rd, Koloa, HI 96756
Phone: (808) 742-1234
Website: Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa

Book Your Stay at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa: Book Now

17. Turtle Bay Resort

Couples will enjoy a romantic getaway along the Oahu’s North Shore at this action-packed resort. The resort offers water sports like kayaking, and couples can take a moped out for a romantic ride.

There’s also horseback riding and hiking for something different. A spa, multiple restaurants, bars, two hot tubs, pools, and helicopter rides round out the amenities.

The Turtle Resort offers standard rooms, cottages, and villa accommodations. Each has stunning views, queen or king beds, island décor, TV, refrigerator, and climate controls.

The Point Bar and Grill has a delightfully light menu with cocktails and wine. The Lei Lei’s Bar and Grill serves breakfast through dinner at the Golf Course.

The spa offers many unique therapies, including full-body treatments and beauty and pampering services. Couples can enjoy a romance package that includes a bottle of wine, a picnic for two, and a couples massage.

Address: 57-091 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, HI 96731
Phone: (866) 475-2569
Website: Turtle Bay Resort

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18. Four Seasons Resort Lanai

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This secluded oceanfront oasis is practically on its own island. This all-suite resort has an open-air lobby, common for Hawaii, and 2 pools.

Each suite has modern amenities with a dark and light furnished design. Couples will enjoy iPads for room service, queen or king beds, beautiful views, and nightly ice delivery.

The Four Seasons has a spa offering many amenities with 11 massage rooms, onsite golf, and 3 tennis courts. Couples can take an off-road Jeep tour through this remote island for a romantic adventure.

The onsite restaurants include Nobu Lanai, offering Japanese delights, including sushi and locally sourced ingredients.  Couples can enjoy the on-site Botanical Gardens where nature and beauty blend perfectly with the resort landscape.

Address: 1 Manele Bay Rd, Lanai City, HI 96763
Phone: (808) 565-2000
Website: Four Seasons Resort Lanai

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19. Grand Wailea

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Romantic couples who want complete luxury and pampering will want to stay at this resort hotel. The lobby has beautiful fountains and sculptures, setting the stage for romance at first glance.

The Grand Wailea offers 5 restaurants, a water park, and 3 golf courses. There is also canoeing, other water activities, and shopping.

The 780 rooms and suites have a private patio area or balcony with a beautiful view and deluxe in-room amenities. Bathrooms have Italian marble vanities and soaking tubs for couples to share. Each room has queen or king beds with flat-screen TVs.

For couples who want a romantic experience, the Napua Towers offers a private concierge, living space, and rooms or suites with breathtaking views.

The resort has a 50,000-square-foot spa where couples can be pampered from head to toe and many dining choices.

Address: 3850 Wailea Alanui Drive, Wailea, Hawaii 96753
Phone: (808) 875-1234
Website: Grand Wailea

Book Your Stay at the Grand Wailea: Book Now

Related Read: The 10 Best All-Inclusive Hawaii Resorts for Families

20. Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort

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It’s evident from the moment you set foot in the lobby of this resort that it has a very modern feel. The resort blends the beauty of nature effortlessly in its indoor setting.

The Andaz Maui has 4 pools, 2 restaurants, and a complete spa experience. There are two poolside bars for a relaxing afternoon libation and a lovely Japanese/American fusion restaurant.

Couples can access the 24-hour service desk or Hawaiian market for essentials. The on-site fitness center offers yoga to inspire good health while paddle boarding and canoeing provide adventure. The resort is eco-friendly and uses sustainable practices whenever possible.

Guest rooms, suites, and villas have queen or king beds and a mini bar with snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Premium amenities and comfortable, spacious bathrooms with deluxe toiletries are standard. Villa has the luxury of a secluded hot tub or pool.

Address: 3550 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753
Phone: (808) 573-1234
Website: Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort

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