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2-, 3-, or 5-Night Stay for Two with Optional Three-Course Dinner at Waianuhea in Hawaii

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Hotel at a Glance: Waianuhea

Tropical gardens, a lily pond, and views of the Pacific Ocean highlight the scenery of this 4-star resort, which is perched on the side of Hawaii’s tallest mountain, Mauna Kea. The inn embraces its natural surroundings by following eco-friendly practices, including sustainable dining, solar-powered electricity, and rainwater that’s collected, filtered, and recycled for use in the guest rooms. Despite the property’s tucked-away location, guests have access to a host of modern amenities, including an onsite spa.

  • Three-course dinner: With select options, you’ll get a gourmet meal for two, prepared by chefs using local ingredients and sustainable methods. Click here to see a sample menu.
  • Accolades: Fodor’s calls Waianuhea a “gorgeous country inn,” and it earned a 2014 Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor.
  • Rise and shine with a complimentary gourmet breakfast, including fresh pastries, tropical fruit, and hot breakfast entrees.
  • Colorful guest rooms featuring floral accents, views of the tropical landscape, and coconut chai bath products made locally; select rooms have fireplaces and balconies
  • Natural relaxation: The onsite spa is solar-heated.
  • Sample local wines during an evening reception for guests.

Honoka’a, Hawaii: Farmers’ Markets and Historic Boardwalk Near Waipio Valley

A steep paved road winds down the side of Mauna Kea Mountain from Honoka’a to the lush Waipio Valley, once a getaway for royalty on Hawaii’s Big Island. Today, tourists can hop on a shuttle from Honoka’a and reach the valley within 20 minutes. Once there, you can hike or take a ride on horseback to explore volcanic sand beaches, dense tropical forests, and narrow waterfalls spouting out of the deep green hillsides. You can also admire the landscape from atop Waipio Lookout.

Things are relatively quiet back in downtown Honoka’a. Local growers set up shop at the weekly farmers’ market each Saturday to sell fresh pineapples, macadamia nuts, and coffee. Stroll down Mamane Street’s wooden boardwalk to shop for antiques and souvenirs or visit the art deco Honoka’a People’s Theater.

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What You Get

  • Stay for two. Click here to see all options.

Policies and Fees

Book by: 10/3/14
Travel by: 11/30/14

  • Cancellation policy & fees: 72-hour cancellation notice required or fee of applicable 1-night’s stay up to the amount paid for Groupon applies.
  • Taxes: 13.4% not included

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.


  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Gourmet dinners by request
  • Eco-friendly practices
  • Internet access available

The Fine Print

  • Must book by 10/3/14 or promotional value expires
  • Must complete travel by 11/30/14
  • Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts
  • Limit 2 per visit
  • Valid only for option purchased
  • Reservation required, subject to availability
  • 72-hour cancellation notice required or fee of applicable 1-night's stay up to the amount paid for Groupon applies
  • Must be 21+ to check in
  • Must be 21 or older to consume alcohol
  • Credit card required at booking and check-in
  • Must use promotional value in 1 visit
  • Not valid with reward points
  • 13.4% tax not included.

Other Details

Room Details

A’ala or Olu’Olu Room * One queen bed * Standard occupancy: 2 * Maximum occupancy: 2

Li’oli’o or Malamalama Room * One king bed * Standard occupancy: 2 * Maximum occupancy: 2

Hotel Policies

  • Check in: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Check out: 11 a.m.
  • Parking: free
  • Rollaways: available free of charge
  • Smoking policy: no smoking inside the property
  • Pet policy: pets are not allowed inside the property
  • Accessibility: please contact property for handicap accessibility requests or options
  • Room upgrades: upgrades may be available during booking or at check-in for an additional cost.

Getting There

  • Nearest airports: Hilo International Airport (ITO; 48 miles) and Kona International Airport (KOA; 52 miles)

Customer Reviews

7 Ratings

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Gabriela O. · 8 reviews TOP REVIEWER
Reviewed October 5, 2014
Everything stood out and was spectacular. The view, the seclusion, the amazing breakfast with WOG juice (Waianuhea's version of POG) and the service was impeccable. They also had bikes for us to use so that was a high point of our weekend.


Anthony K. · 1 reviews
Reviewed September 28, 2014
Beautiful grounds, clean house, and wonderful house staff. Breakfasts were delicious and afternoon happy hour was a nice relief.


Masako F. ·
Reviewed May 22, 2014
Everything was wonderful! We would like to return to Mainauhea again soon!
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