Quick escape for spring break
In need of a spring getaway? Spring rates are in effect at Hilton Hawaiian Village, Hilton Waikoloa Village and Doubletree Alana through early summer:
» Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort & Spa: Enjoy Waikiki Beach and grounds that are home to ponds featuring more than 30 species of wildlife. Rates start at $149 per night Sunday through Thursday ($165 per night Friday and Saturday). Call (808) 949-4321 to book; request plan code P3.
» Hilton Waikoloa Village on the Big Island: Rates start at $159 per night through June 1 at the 62-acre resort, which is putting the finishing touches on more than $100 million in resort improvements. Call (808) 886-1234, and ask for plan code KAM.
» Doubletree Alana Hotel Waikiki: Enjoy a stay steps from Ala Moana Shopping Center and Waikiki Beach and other major attractions. Kamaaina rates start at $149 per night through April 30. Call 941-7275; request plan code KAM.
Rates are subject to blackout dates and proof of Hawaii residency is required at check-in.
Maui resort has 'Value Seasons'
Napili Kai Beach Resort on Maui is offering several specials during its 2008 "Value Seasons."
The 163-room resort is known for its relaxed ambience on crescent-shaped Napili Bay.
The Spring Value Season extends from April 1 through June 13, and the Fall Value Season runs from Aug. 25 through Dec. 20. The following special programs are offered, not to be combined with other discounts or promotions:
» Fifth Night Free: Offered after every four consecutive paid nights at rack rate. Guests will also receive a tropical flower arrangement in their room upon arrival. Value rack rates range from $270 to $460 per night.
» Whale Watcher's package: Requires a five-night minimum stay, with every fifth night free. Includes pupus for two one afternoon between 2 and 5:30 p.m. at the beachfront Whale Watcher's Bar. Offered only April 1 through June 13.
Call toll-free (800) 367-5030, direct (808) 669-6271, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.napilikai.com.
Beautiful Day awaits in Puna
A Beautiful Day Rainforest Spa, Arts Retreat & Healing Sanctuary in Puna is offering three-day women retreats.
The $475 per-person rate includes lunch, spa sessions, lomilomi massage, choice of yoga, tai chi, visualizations, art, poetry or comedy workshops, with accommodations running $35 more per night. For more information, call (808) 982-7252 or check www.abeautifuldayhawaii.com.