What's New On Oahu

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Established Brands New to the Island

Four Seasons Resort at Koolina is opening midyear at the site of the former JW Marriott Ihilani Resort, making it the first Four Seasons property on the island. koolina.com

Hilton Garden Inn on the island is set to take over the former Ohana Waikiki West. Design plans include a fullservice restaurant and lounge, a grab-and-go market and an enhanced pool deck complete with a bar and grill and poolside cabanas. hgi.com

Ritz-Carlton has also established itself in Waikiki with the new Ritz-Carlton Residences. The first tower is slated for completion in April. theresidenceswaikiki.com

New Offerings at Popular Venues

Ilikai Hotel and Luxury Suites will unveil a new cocktail pool terrace this year, as well as a brand-new floor of luxury suites. ilikaihotel.com

The swanky Modern Honolulu has some great deals, such as a $150 resort credit if you book directly with the property or the “Friends with Benefits” package. modernhonolulu.com

Wines and bubbly are celebrated monthly at Kahala Hotel and Resort, featuring a new sommelier series headed by on-site sommelier Patrick Okubo, one of three on the islands. kahalaresort.com

Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort recently started offering guests a complimentary one-hour oceanfront yoga class every Saturday morning as part of its new “Wellness with a Twist” and “Oceanfront Indulgence” packages. outrigger.com

The Spa at Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach Walk introduced a few new treatments, including Oxygen Body Perfection and two new exfoliation massages, the Diamond Rose, incorporating ultra-nourishing oils, and a bamboo treatment, which uses microparticles to purify the skin. trumphotelcollection.com

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