When planning a vacation to Hawaii, especially if you’re visiting multiple islands, there is nothing more relaxing than indulging in an island-inspired spa treatment. Between sightseeing, hikes, and spending your days under the sun participating in a variety of outdoor activities, you should treat yourself to a luxurious spa session. Hawaii is home to many award-winning spas in world-class facilities, offering a variety of treatments to enjoy from saltwater massages to coconut body scrubs. Check out our guide to the best spas on all of the Hawaiian Islands.
Visit These 9 Gorgeous Spas In Hawaii!
1. Abhasa Spa, Honolulu, O'ahu
This stunning spa is located in a secret garden oasis on the grounds of The Royal Hawaiian Hotel and was ranked 4th in the exclusive Spas of America Top 100 Spas of 2011 list. Relax under a covered canopy while indulging in a variety of island-inspired treatments that include facials, massages, and body wraps. Recommended treatments include the Hawaiian Organic Spa Experience, which sources coconut oil, passion fruit and Hawaiian honey for the luxurious 80-minute experience, as well as the Hawaiian-inspired Lomi Lomi massage and the Pohaku (hot stone) massage. The spa also has a hair and nail salon to complete the experience, and offers daily garden yoga sessions that are free with any spa treatment.
Address: 2259 Kalakaua Avenue #1-A, Honolulu, HI
2. Spa Pure, Honolulu, O'ahu
This rejuvenating day spa is located in the heart of Waikiki and their team of therapists specializes in traditional healing massages combined with state-of-the-art techniques and products. One of their more unique treatments is the Ocean Massage, which takes place in a balmy saltwater pool and consists of a therapist gently guiding your movements across the water while giving a soothing massage.
Address: 400 Royal Hawaiian Avenue, Honolulu, HI
3. Moana Lani Spa, Honolulu, O'ahu
Located at the Moana Surfrider, this spa offers a variety of relaxing treatments, from mud wraps and wild lehua honey scrubs to shiatsu and deep tissue massages. The spa also offers a variety of packages and add-on services, including eye-firming treatments, reflexology, and express hydrafacials. The oceanfront lounge also has a steam room, dry sauna, whirlpool and locker facilities, which are offered complimentary to spa guests daily.
Address: 2365 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI
4. Spa Grande, Kihei, Maui
Located at the luxe Grand Wailea resort, Spa Grande received the 2015 Forbes Four Star Award and is considered one of the best spas on Maui. The spa has 40 treatment rooms in a 50,000 square-foot spa, making it the largest spa in Hawaii. It also has an exclusive Terme Hydrotherapy Circuit, which features a combination of water therapies that include a Japanese furo bath, Swiss jet showers, Roman tub, saunas, cascading waterfalls, and five specialty baths. Try their Maui Cane Sugar Exfoliation treatment or their Green Coffee and Vanilla Bean treatment, which helps release toxins and excess fluid under the skin.
Address: 3850 Wailea Alanui Drive, Kihei, HI
5. Ho’ola Spa, Lahaina
One of the most luxurious spas, located at the Honua Kai Resort in Ka’anapali, this West Maui spa offers a variety of ancient therapies for the ultimate relaxation experience. In addition to their skincare, massage and body treatments, the spa is home to the famous Himalayan Salt Spa: a treatment room with salt panels made from 250 million-year-old ancient salt deposits with over 80 pure minerals that support respiratory conditions, skin conditions, and detoxification.
Address: 130 Kai Malina Parkway, Lahaina, HI
6. Halele’a Spa, Princeville
Revitalize your senses and relax your body by enjoying a body therapy or treatment at the Halele’a Spa, located at the world famous St. Regis resort in Princeville. The spa features 12 treatment rooms, including a couple’s room and a VIP room. Halele’a means “House of Joy” and celebrates the aloha spirit by offering guests tailored, personalized treatments that incorporate Kauai’s pure, natural resources. Recommended treatments include the mango butter massage with hot stones, the rainforest shower and taro butter polish, and the Kauai coffee scrub and cardamom massage.
Address: The St. Regis Princeville Resort, 5520 Ka Haku Road, Princeville, HI
7. Anara Spa, Koloa
The 45,000 square-foot spa is the largest spa on the island of Kauai and is set amidst lush gardens, waterfalls, and peaceful pools. Guests enjoy treatments in luxurious open-air hale (thatched-roof bungalow) with their own tropical gardens, private lava rock showers, and soaking tubs. Try their coconut scalp and volcanic pumice foot massage, the coffee body polish, and/or the tropical papaya body polish.
Address: 1571 Poipu Road, Koloa, HI
8. Spa Without Walls, Kohala Coast
Guests and visitors to the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island enjoy relaxing Hawaiian-inspired treatments and massages in oceanfront huts and next to cascading waterfalls. Spa Without Walls is the hotel’s award-winning spa that includes eight private outdoor waterfall huts, six Oceanside huts, four indoor treatment rooms, and sauna and steam rooms. Choose from a variety of unique services such as the bamboo massage, Kona coffee manicure, and the hydrating coconut body polish.
Address: 1 North Kaniku Drive, Kohala Coast, HI
9. Hualalai Spa, Kailua-Kona
Located at the Four Seasons Resort Hulalalai, the Hualalai Spa sources a variety of natural ingredients such as black lava salt, hibiscus and crushed macadamia nuts mixed with personal scents and botanicals to create a customized spa experience. The 28,000-square-foot spa combined tropical gardens with cool interior spaces and includes a lap pool, steam rooms, saunas, whirlpools, and cold plunges. Guests enjoy treatments in the privacy of the outdoor huts located next to a quiet stream in the open-air garden. Be sure to try the green tea water cure and body wrap, the sun relief ti leaf wrap, and the Hualalai island stone massage.
Address: 72-100 Kaupulehu Drive, Kailua-Kona, HI
This article was written by Kamala Kirk.