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    Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii

    1 N Kaniku Dr, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9731
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good24%
          • Average7%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “gold floor” (195 reviews)
          “north tower” (124 reviews)
          “brown's deli” (113 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Spa
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          Private Balcony
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          I'm writing this review from the perspective of a thirty-something traveler with two young kids. My family stayed at the Fairmont for seven nights this summer. We booked it through Hawaiian Airlines as a package deal (airfare and hotel). We had a wonderful vacation, and...More

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          Reviewed 6 May 2017

          This was my third trip back to The Orchid but my first review. The hotel and staff have deserved this review since my first stay dating back to Dec. 31st 1999 (millennium!). In a matter of words, every trip has been been amazing. From location,...More

          2  Thank stradale
          Response from TheFairmontOrchid, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Orchid, HawaiiResponded 8 May 2017

          Aloha, WOW! Thank you so much for your kind words, we are very honored to have been able to welcome you back for your third trip and sincerely appreciate your comments regarding our staff. Please visit us again, and soon! Mahalo!

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We unfortunately only had a one-night stay at the Fairmont Orchid but we packed it in. We snorkeled...we swam...we went to the spa...we had an amazing dinner at Brown's. Our only regret is that we didn't have enough time to enjoy all the amenities of...More

          Thank DreamJobGuy
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          We just returned from a two week vacation split between the Fairmont, Volcanoes NP, and St. Regis Princeville on Kauai and the Fairmont was by far our favorite place on the trip. We stayed in a suite on the gold floor, and it was well...More

          Thank Stacey K
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          I have never been so sad to leave a hotel before. We were there for 4 nights and I could have happily stayed for another 4 nights. The room isn't really the point, but it was lovely. The beds were soft, having both a shower...More

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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Tennis Court
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf Course
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 296 - US$ 607 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Family Hotel in Puako
          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Puako
          • #2 Spa Hotel in Puako
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Puako
          • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Puako
          • #2 Green Hotel in Puako
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 540
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          • Location
          • United States >
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          • Island of Hawaii >
          • Kohala Coast >
          • Puako
          • Also Known As
          • The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii Hotel Waimea ,
          • Fairmont Hotel Kamuela ,
          • Fairmont Orchid Hawaii ,
          • Fairmont Kamuela ,
          • Kamuela Fairmont
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Marie W
          Can someone tell me about the sunrise canoe trip at the Fairmont Orchid? We stayed at the Fairmont in Maui last summer and there was a canoe experience that was included but it was very limited - only a few trips in the morning.
          20 June 2017|
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          Response from Lkm12070 | Reviewed this property |
          It was amazing. You go out at dawn and watch the sunrise over the mountains from a canoe in the ocean. It was serene and relaxing. I highly recommend it!
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          Leslie N
          I am planning a trip to go in September, however I noticed the pool is open 24 hours a day. Is this still true?
          7 June 2017|
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          Response from TheFairmontOrchid | Property representative |
          Aloha- Yes, that is true, the pool is open 24 hours. Mahalo!
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          Jamie W
          We are planning a trip there in December! Is that a good time to come visit? Also what is the temperature then?
          6 June 2017|
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          Response from Fr1day777 | Reviewed this property |
          I've been in late December. Very mild and comfortable! Not much different than now.
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          "The whole time I was there, I never saw anyone sitting on their lanai... don't pay for the beach view."
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          "Stay in the south wing, 3rd floor or higher"
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          "stay at the gold level on the golf course side. It's quieter and food/drink is included"
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          "Try and get an ocean view."
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