4.6 out of 5

This 4.5-star resort is within close proximity of Paradise Cove Beach and Ko Olina Marina.

With a stay at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Kapolei (Ko Olina), you'll be minutes from Ko Olina Golf Club and close to Wet'n'Wild Hawaii.

Make yourself at home in one of the 359 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, 4 spa tubs, and a complimentary water park. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a beach bar or a poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Kapolei? This resort has 21081 square feet (1958 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 08 May 2017 to 16 June 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. At Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa you can cool off in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

There are 2 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/cafΘ and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a beach bar and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. This luxury resort also offers a complimentary water park, a complimentary children's club, and a children's pool. Parking is available for a fee.

Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Kapolei resort.

  • 359 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 21081 sq ft of conference space
  • 1958 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2011
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Game room or arcade
  • Convenience store
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Computer for guest use
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa offers 359 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.

This Kapolei resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and laptop-compatible safes, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and microwaves can be requested.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • Deep soaking tub
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Nearby Things to Do

Start the fun with Character Greetings. In the Waikolohe Valley pool area, guests can climb waterslide-lined Pu'u Kilo and zip back down on a tube, go with the flow in the lazy river, or zoom down a body slide into the 8,200-square-foot (761.80 square meters) Waikolohe Pool. At Rainbow Reef, the resort's private snorkeling lagoon, guests can view native Hawaiian sealife through a snorkeling mask or through glass windows. Menehune Bridge offers play space for young guests with 3 waterslides and a climbable play structure. Wailana Pool offers tranquil space to swim, lounge, or enjoy a drink from the poolside bar.

This property also features a family pool, including an infinity edge, a misty grotto with beautiful sunset views and an after-dark experience with glittering lights; a kids’ splash zone resembling a tidal pool; an adult-exclusive pool area; and additional deck space, chairs, chaises and cabanas.

Young guests can spend afternoons at Aunty's Beach House trying island crafts, raiding the dress-up closet, or playing video games, all under the supervision of counselors. While kids explore the enchanted fireplaces and learn more about the islands, parents can spend adults-only time elsewhere in the resort. Access is complimentary, with activities like stargazing and hula-dancing lessons available for a fee.

With state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness facilities, guests can make use of 2,000 square feet (185.81 square meters) of weights, cardio equipment, and fitness studios that host yoga and tai chi classes.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rafting on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 

Spa Services

As you might expect from the first-ever spa designed by the creative minds at Walt Disney Imagineering, Laniwai Spa is a fully immersive experience that surrounds you with the beauty and serenity of the islands.

Offering a menu of nearly 150 spa therapies and body treatments; from energizing massages to rejuvenating skin treatments to invigorating hydrotherapy in a lush outdoor garden - including body scrubs, and deep tissue, hot stone, Swedish, and sport massages. This spectacular spa caters to individuals, couples and families, with separate spaces for each.

At Laniwai Spa, you’ll also find a steam room, a full-service salon, and state-of-the-art fitness center. And for teens, the adjacent Painted Sky, the only teen spa in Hawai‘i, provides a place to gather and enjoy activities - and even spa treatments - designed especially for them.

Spa and massage appointment may be required.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Massages 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Body treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Number of treatment rooms 15 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 1 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Name

  • Aulani
  • Aulani Disney Resort Hotel
  • Aulani Disney Resort Hotel Kapolei
  • Aulani Disney Resort Kapolei
  • Aulani Resort
  • Disney Aulani Resort
  • Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa Hawaii/Oahu
  • Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa In Hawai`i Hotel Kapolei
  • Aulani Disney Kapolei

Awards & Affiliations

  • Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa is listed in the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.

Disney Character Buffet Dinner

Guests may reserve seats for the Menehune Mischief dinner show (surcharge) for show dates from August 14, 2016 to September 2017.

Full details at check-in. Show nights are Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday in Makahiki, and reservation times are 4:30 PM, 4:45 PM, and 5 PM, with shows starting at 5:15 PM and ending at 6 PM. Dinner show not available Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter, and Mother's Day. Price for Character Dinner is USD 49 for adults and USD 24 for children ages 3-9 years old. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Holiday Dinner Buffet

Guests can enjoy an enhanced buffet dinner menu (surcharge) on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter, and Mother's Day, served in Makahiki restaurant.

Dinner reservations recommended. Price is USD 55 for adults and USD 21 for children ages 3-9 years old. Fees subject to change without notice. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Disney Character Breakfast

Guests can start the day with a buffet breakfast, live entertainment, and visits with Disney Characters at Makahiki restaurant; surcharge applies.

Full details at check-in. Reservations recommended. Price is USD 37 for adults and USD 18 for children ages 3-9 years old. Fees subject to change without notice. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.