Ko Olina Fairways: Oahu’s Ideal Vacation Experience
A golfer’s dream in an island paradise, this exclusive community boasts stunning views of the second and third fairways of the Ko Olina Golf Club. Ko Olina Fairways offers tranquil surroundings for your Hawaiian getaway, nestled within the renowned 642-acre Ko Olina Resort in heavenly west Oahu, with convenient access to exceptional beaches, dining, and shopping.
Guests of Ko Olina Fairways enjoy the use of a lovely community pool, as well as hot tubs, barbecue grills, and a fitness center. The four magnificent Ko Olina lagoons, with their white sands and brilliant blue waters, are a short walk or drive away. Connected by a walking path that spans 1.5 miles, these beaches provide a spectacular setting for swimming, sunning, or a leisurely stroll.
A quick walk or drive also brings visitors to numerous Ko Olina Resort restaurant possibilities, such as Longhi’s, Monkeypod Kitchen, and Roy’s. Mina’s Fish House has happy hour specials daily, and La Hiki Kitchen has an excellent Sunday brunch. For those interested in shopping during their stay, Ko Olina Center & Station feature a variety of clothing stores, gift boutiques, and art galleries. In the nearby town of Kapolei, visitors will find more restaurants, shopping options, and grocery stores.
Designed by Ted Robinson, Ko Olina Golf Club has been named the best course in Hawaii by Hawaii Magazine and one of the top resort courses in the U.S. by Golf Digest. The Four Seasons Oahu Tennis Centre also enables guests to easily access five Plexipave tennis courts, while the Ko Olina Marina serves as the perfect launching spot for snorkeling trips, sunset cruises, and sportfishing excursions.
Other activities available through the resort include surfing, stand-up paddling, diving adventures, horseback riding, ziplining, and ATV tours. For a peek into island culture, visitors can attend the Marriott Ko Olina Beach Club’s Fia Fia Polynesian Dinner Show or the Paradise Cove Luau, or simply take in nightly Hawaiian music performances at the ‘Ama ‘Ama restaurant or the Olelo Room at the Aulani Disney Resort & Spa. A drive of less than 30 minutes leads to Pearl Harbor, and a drive of about 40 minutes leads to world-famous Honolulu and Waikiki.
Ko Olina hosts a World Oceans Day festival every June, complete with entertainment, food, and ocean-related exhibits. Families seeking kid-focused events will appreciate Ko Olina Golf Club’s summer camps, as well as the Children’s Festival each September (which has more live entertainment, local food, and even opportunities to watch family-friendly movies on the big screen, on the beach). Ko Olina is also home to the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival each October.