Relax at Some of the Best Spas on the Big Island

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A Big Island vacation is a great opportunity for golfing, fishing, snorkeling, and all sorts of adventures, but if you don’t take time to relax and rejuvenate during your stay, then you’re missing out on an essential part of a Hawaiian vacation.

Enter the world of luxurious spas throughout the Big Island. These spas provide a uniquely Hawaiian take on the typical spa treatment, offering specialty massage techniques, local lotions and oils, and tropical surroundings to draw out the finest, most comfortable experience imaginable.

Fairmont Orchid – Spa Without Walls
1 North Kaniku Drive
Kohala Coast, HI 96743
(808) 887-7538
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A delightful spa with a series of waterfall and oceanside treatment areas, the Spa Without Walls keeps the aloha essence at the center of their offerings. Spa packages that include massages, foot wraps, herb compresses, and mental relaxation techniques are popular attractions, but the spa provides hair care, manicures, pedicures, and waxing services as well as ala carte massage and body treatments.

Hualalai Spa at the Four Seasons
72-100 Kaupulehu Dr
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 325-8000
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A 28,000 square foot sprawling, luxurious spa at the heart of the Four Seasons Resort, the Hualalai Spa’s approach to wellness and rejuvenation is distinctly Hawaiian. Quiet, gentle springs, open-air gardens, and private, exotic massage areas are tied together by lap pools, saunas, steam rooms, whirlpools, and cold plunge tubs. Visitors can enjoy apothecary treatments, a wide offering of massage therapies, body treatments, skincare and wellness treatments, fitness classes, and salon services. As with most things associated with the Four Seasons name, you can expect the very best of relaxation and comfort at the Hualalai Spa.

Hale Ho’ola
11-3913 7th Street
Volcano, HI 96785
(808) 756-2421
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Positioned at the summit of Kilauea, the Hale Ho’ola is a natural house of healing in every sense. The staff strive to embody the wisdom of their Kūpuna (Elders) and to transfer their physical and spiritual wellness into a spa experience like no other. This “House of Healing” is nestled in the beautiful tropical rainforest, minutes from Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. This setting combines mystical beauty with a mythical undercurrent for the ideal healing destination.

Mauna Kea Spa by Mandara
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Drive
Kohala Coast, HI 96743
(808) 882-5630
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The Mauna Kea Spa by Mandara is a combination of a Balinese and Hawaiian-inspired treatment facility that provides a wide assortment of massages, body treatments, and aromatherapies that include their exclusive Elemis line of products. With five treatment rooms, a couples suite, and outdoor cabanas for massages, you’ll be treated to tasteful, comfortable surroundings while your body rejuvenates and eases into a state of deep relaxation.

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