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Fairmont Room, Non Smoking, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Fairmont Room, Non Smoking, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Fairmont Room, Non Smoking, Partial Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Fairmont Room, Non Smoking, Partial Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Fairmont Room, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Fairmont Room, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Deluxe Room, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Deluxe Room, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Fairmont Gold, Room, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Executive Suite, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Executive Suite, Non Smoking, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)


Get an overview of this hotelOceanfront Kohala Coast resort on Hawaii's Big Island

Located in Kamuela (Kohala Coast - Waikoloa), The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii is close to Great 4-D Movie Ride and Waikoloa Kings Golf Course.

This 4.5-star resort is within close proximity of Waikoloa Beach Golf Course and Seaside Putting Course.

Make yourself at home in one of the 540 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Rooms have private lanais. Cable programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. When the sun is out, a round of golf or a day at the private beach are two great options for taking advantage of the fine weather. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and an arcade/game room.

Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 4 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii is located on the Kohala Coast, a 25-minute drive from the town of Waimea and 22 miles from the Kona airport.

An oceanfront restaurant at this resort on the Big Island of Hawaii serves regional cuisine with nightly Hawaiian music and hula shows. Other dining options include a breakfast restaurant, a sushi bar, a Hawaiian cowboy-themed lounge, and a poolside bar.

The resort offers a 10,000-square-foot free-form pool and a lava-rock spa tub. Beachside activities include snorkeling, kayaking, surfing, and turtle watching. Spa Without Walls (surcharge) features oceanfront massage cabanas, while a 24-hour fitness center has cardiovascular equipment and free weights. Nearby activities also include ziplining, ecotours, and boat tours.

The Keiki Aloha children's program (surcharge) provides supervised activities, including arts and crafts, nature walks, and snorkeling. Resort wear, jewelry, and spa products are sold in the resort's boutiques.

This Hawaii Fairmont has 30,000 square feet of indoor meeting and event space, with event catering, audiovisual equipment, and high-speed Internet access available (surcharge). A business center provides faxing, copying, shipping, and other services; fees apply. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby. Guests are able to park their cars for free.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • On private beach 2080 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa tub 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 33 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 540 
  • Express check-in 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Picnic area 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Health club 
  • Terrace 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 10 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Golf course on site 2617 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per night ), Wired internet access ( 14.95 USD per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Video-game console 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Lanai 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Cable TV service 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Brown's Beach House - Menu of Pacific Rim and Hawaiian regional cuisine featuring locally grown produce, fresh seafood from island waters, and mainland meats. Open for dinner, with nightly Hawaiian music.

Norio's Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar - Features authentic, traditional Japanese cuisine. An up-close-and-personal culinary experience is offered from a 12-seat sushi bar. With tables overlooking koi ponds, this intimate dinner restaurant features fresh sushi, teriyaki, tempura, and a selection of sakes and wines.

The Orchid Court - This breakfast restaurant serves daily buffets and à la carte items in an open-air setting with tropical garden and waterfall views.

Brown's Deli - Offering on-the-go snacks, sandwiches, fresh fruit, salads, pastries, and coffee drinks. Open all day.

Luana Lounge - Located near the main lobby, this leisurely and comfortable spot is perfect for relaxing and enjoying tropical libations and delectable pupus (appetizers). Features local Big Island art. Open mid afternoon until late night.

Hale Kai Restaurant - Watch endangered sea turtles bask on the shore from this toes-in-the-sand, family-style-dining restaurant. Serves a broad menu of lunch and dinner favorites, desserts, and cocktails. Located poolside. Open from late morning until late evening.

Kahakai Bar - Cocktails and pupus are served beachside under a Polynesian-style thatched roof. Open from late morning until early evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Resort staff can assist guests with snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, and other water sports; fees apply. Cultural and nature hikes are also available (surcharge). Complimentary water-aerobics classes are held in the resort's 10,000-square-foot freeform pool each morning. Other facilities include two outdoor spa tubs, and a 24-hour fitness center. Guests have access to 10 tennis courts, with a pro shop and instruction available; fees apply.

For a one-time per-person fee, guests may obtain an optional activity pass that includes snorkeling, beach, and kayak equipment; yoga, surfing, and tennis lessons.

The Fairmont Orchid is adjacent to the Francis H. I'i Brown Golf Course, which features two 18-hole, par 72 golf courses with ocean views and green fairways patterned with black lava.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 3778 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 3833 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 

Spa Services

The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii's Spa Without Walls offers a diverse menu of more than 45 treatments and therapies. Spa offerings fuse the Big Island's natural ingredients with indigenous healing methods, some of which were used by ancient Hawaiian healers. Guests can pamper themselves with spa services offered in oceanfront, waterfall, or indoor locations.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 30.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Spa access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.

Children Eat Free

Children younger than 5 years old eat complimentary meals when accompanied by a paying adult. Children 5 - 12 years old enjoy meals at a 50-percent discount when accompanied by a paying adult.

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