This past February, the highly anticipated 1 Hotel Hanalei Bay held a blessing and opened its doors to guests.
The brand new, 252-room resort is situated on a lush tropical landscape, boasting breathtaking views of Hanalei Bay, the surrounding mountains and the coast of the North Shore of Kauai. The rich and warm brand new interior, designed by Nicole Hollis, has created a beauitful and strong sense of place. Not surprisingly, it has generated excitement among travelers seeking eco-luxury accommodations, as well as residents looking to enjoy the resort’s dining and other services.
One of the highlights of this hotel is its commitment to sustainability. From using reclaimed materials in the design to implementing energy-efficient systems, the hotel is focused on reducing its environmental impact while still providing guests with a luxurious experience. Additionally, the hotel is home to several on-site organic gardens, which provide fresh produce for the restaurants and bars.
The 1 Hotel Hanalei Bay also offers a range of amenities for guests to enjoy. There are four swimming pools, including an adults-only infinity pool, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. For those seeking relaxation, the hotel’s spa offers a variety of treatments, including massages, facials, and body wraps. The hotel also offers a range of outdoor activities, such as hiking, kayaking, and surfing lessons.
Guests can also indulge in the hotel’s dining options, which feature locally sourced ingredients and sustainable seafood. The hotel’s signature restaurant, 1 Kitchen, offers a menu of contemporary cuisine curated from a selection of hyper-local ingredients, while the Welina Terrace serves up sushi and hibachi with ocean views.
Overall, the 1 Hotel Hanalei Bay offers a unique blend of luxury and sustainability, making it an ideal choice for eco-conscious travelers seeking an upscale Hawaiian vacation.