Did you know that you can experience the Disney magic in Hawaii? Today we are heading to the beautiful Ko Olina, Hawai‘i! Grab your hula skirts, coconut drinks, and your favorite Disney movie and join us for a quick look at this stunning resort.
Disney Aulani is located on the paradise island of O’ahu. This is a stunning beach resort with Disney’s touch of magic. It’s an award-winning resort with something for everyone in your family. Aulani is a great way to experience Hawaii but with a twist.
Not only will you experience a Disney resort but you will be immersed and schooled in the rich history of the area. Take part in many different Hawaiian activities such as fireside storytelling, hula & lei-making classes, and island excursions. Today, let’s take a quick look at what this awesome resort has to offer!
Disney’s Aulani Resort
Aulani has over 350 rooms & suites, many different eating options, pools, kids club, and more. Whether you want to spend some time at Laniwai, the resorts spa, or spend some time on the pools waterslides- you will always have something to do!
The resort will be full of contemporary Hawaiian art and design for you to look at and take in. Aulani is located on the beautiful beaches of Ko Olina on the leeward coast of O‘ahu. You are far enough away from the crowds that you can relax and enjoy the views.
Don’t forget that your stay at Aulani will come with the Disney difference! Which means that this resort is tailored to fit all kinds of families and keep them relaxed and entertained.
The resort rooms are extraordinary! Typically these rooms will come with either 2 queens or 1 king as well as a sleeper sofa. Your room can have a number of different views from ocean view, garden view, and more. Here are just a few of the amenities the resort rooms will have:
- ceiling fans
- in-room safe
- flat screen TV
- shower/tub with rain head
- blu-ray player
- small refrigerator
- bath products
The suites at the Aulani are also incredible. Most rooms will sleep 5-6 people and have gorgeous views. The suites come with the same amenities that the rooms do but the signature suite holds a few more amenities. Let’s take a look:
- 3 flat screen TV’s
- Butler Pantry with Separate Catering Access
- Whirlpool Tub
- Deluxe Robes
Not only does Aulani have rooms and suites but they also have a few Disney Villas which can hold anywhere from 5-12 people. The Villas are anywhere from 1-3 bedrooms and have various views from ocean view, poolside view, garden view, and more. But no matter what room or suite you stay in, you’ll be comfortable and well taken care of!
We can do a whole post on what activities this resort and spa have to offer! Let us know if that’s a post you’d like to see. But today, we will just take a quick look at a few things this resort has for you to do!
- pool parties
- Aunties Beach House – a club for kids 3-12
- character experiences
- pools, waterslides, and splash zone
- live entertainment
- high-tech scavenger hunts
- fireside storytelling
- community hall
- Disney movie nights
Aulani also offers many fun adventures for an extra cost such as golf, sunrise yoga, poolside cabanas, spa, and island excursions. For more information and pricing, feel free to contact us!
A good resort has to have good food, right? Aulani has a mix of table service, quick service, and many more options for dining. ‘AMA‘AMA is table service, open-air restaurant that services yummy things like fresh fish.
There are multiple quick service food spots! There is a poolside bar, shave ice hut, snack stop, cafe’s, a beachside kiosk, and more. The Little ‘Opihi’s Beachside Kiosk is a great spot to grab some quick snacks, light meals, and beverages including fun drinks and wine.
Makahiki, The Bounty of the Islands, is a buffet dining option that is perfect for all kinds of meals. They are open for character breakfasts and dinner. This yummy spot is a casual, family-friendly restaurant.
Just like any Disney resort or park, Aulani has something for everyone. They truly know how to create a place that both the kids and adults will enjoy. From soft white sand beaches to crazy waterslides, there are many water and beach focused activities. All your rooms will be comfy no matter the level. And the food is always going to be to die for!
Doesn’t Aulani seem like an awesome spot for your next vacation? Aulani is a great way to get a perfect beach Hawaiian vacation but also have a little Disney magic sprinkled into it.