The excitement is buzzing, Ka Makana Ali’i is due to open fall of 2016 in West Oahu. The West side is currently the fastest growing region in Oahu. Ka Makana Ali’i will serve as the central gathering place for all of West Oahu. With the upcoming expansion of 80,000 new homes projected to be built by 2025, the rail project, and Ka Makana Ali’i opening in the fall, the West side is in high demand.
Macy’s will be the first store to open on September 1, 2016
Driving by Ka Makana Ali’i on Kapolei Parkway, the first thing you see is Macy’s. The building shines of pride and ownership. As you approach the mall, the gorgeous aqua blue and grey signs of Ka Makana Ali’i welcome you in the front, side, and back entrances. Macy’s will be the first store to open on September 1, 2016 and the grand opening celebration is slated for September 30, 2016.
Hawaii’s first Hampton Inns & Suites
Standing tall in the background is the first Hampton Inns & Suites in Hawaii that will offer visitors a place to stay and enjoy the beauty of the West side. New lanes and a signal have been added to Kapolei Parkway and Roosevelt Ave. for the growth and expansion.
New Stores & Restaurants
Amongst the 150 stores and restaurants that will occupy this 1.4 million-square-foot regional mallspace, Applebee’s will be opening a 5,548 square foot restaurant in Ka Makana Ali’i. Joining Applesbee’s, Kickin Kajun, Koa Pancake House, Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Wendy’s, L&L, Hawaiian Barbeque, Panda Express, and Subway will also be occupying a space at Ka Makana Ali’i.
Other tenants include:
- Forever 21
- Victoria’s Secret
- Bath & Body Works
- Banana Republic
- Old Navy
- Kay Jewelers
- 24 Hour Fitness
- Ho‘āla Salon and Spa
- California Pizza Kitchen
- Rix Island Wear
- Town & Country Surf Designs
- Reyn Spooner
- Plus Interiors
- Nagoya Ramen
- Auntie Anne’s
- Gloria Jean’s Coffee
- State-of-the-art Consolidated Theatres
- Hampton Inn & Suites (Hawai‘i’s first!)
Until next time, live with Aloha!