Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa

‘River Pools, Spa, Golf Course’

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa is located on the Poipu beach on Kauai’s south shore in 50 oceanfront acres. It features Hawaiian architecture, open courtyards, gardens and pools. There are a range of dining options including traditional Polynesian and Hawaiian dishes, as well as lounge and bars serving cocktails, sushi and light meals. All rooms feature private lanais with ocean, garden or pool views. Facilities include mountain bike rental, 2 multi-level freshwater pools and two tennis courts.

In Our Opinion

‘The Sunrise Fitness Walk is a fantastic start to the day – go at your own pace and enjoy stunning scenery whilst meeting fellow guests’

Tidepools serves contemporary Hawaiian cuisine above a koi-filled lagoon next to a waterfall. Open 17:00 – 22:00.
Italian inspired dishes are served here with floor-to-ceiling windows and ocean views. Open Tuesday to Saturday 18:00 – 22:00.
Hale Nalu
Hale Nalu is located by the pool and serves a variety of sandwiches, burgers and salads as well as ‘shave ice’. Open 10:30 – 17:30.
Stevenson’s Sushi & Spirits
Serving sushi and spirits and featuring a 27ft koa wood bar; there is an outdoor veranda and cosy lounge. Live contemporary island music is heard nightly 20.30 – 23.00. Open 17:30-midnight.
Ilima Terrace
Set in an open-air location with ocean and garden views. Open for breakfast buffet 06:00 – 11:00 and lunch 11:00 – 14:00.
Seaview Terrace
You’ll find coffee, pastries and fresh juices at breakfast and cocktails at night. There is live Hawaiian entertainment 17:00 – 20:00. Espresso bar open 17:30 – 23:00 and cocktails, dinner and Keiki menu 16:00 -21:00.
Captain’s Bar
The Captain’s Bar overlooks the pool and serves cocktails and lunches from Hale Nalu. Open 10:30 – sunset (food until 17:30)
Shipwreck Bar
Located next to the saltwater lagoon this bar is open 11:00 – 17:00.
Grand Hyatt Kauai Lu’au
Serving Polynesian cuisine with an open bar and all you can eat buffet. There are also Hawaiian crafts and demonstrations plus hula lessons.
Stevenson’s Library
Reminiscent of a Victorian-era gentleman’s club, this unique beach bar offers an extensive fresh Sushi menu as well as a regular pupu selection. Sushi available Friday- Monday 18:00-21:00. Regular pupu menu available nightly 18:00- 22:30.
Poipu Bay Clubhouse
Stop here for on-the-go breakfast and lunch 07:00 – 17:00.

• WIFI in public areas
• Concierge
• Business centre
• Laundry / dry cleaning
• Gift shop & Florist
• Hair & manicure salon


• Anara Spa
• Five-acre saltwater swimming lagoons
• Kayak and flotation rentals
• Two freshwater outdoor pools
• Wrap-around sundeck
• Three tennis courts
• Tennis pro and shop
• Mountain bike rental
• Health and fitness spa
• 18 hole Poipu Bay golf course adjacent

Children’s Facilities


Incredible Italian specialities in an enchanting award-winning restaurant, you will be delighted by the fusion of taste-sensations on offer at Dondero’s and charmed by its Italian Villa ambience

Ilima Terrace
Enjoy stunning scenery amid the koi-filled ponds and cascading waterfalls which surround this open-air restaurant which offers a sumptuous breakfast buffet and tantalising lunch specialities.

This is the restaurant that has consistently won prizes in Honolulu Magazine’s prestigious Hale Aina awards for fine dining; specialities include Sashimi of Hamachi and Ahi

Grand Hyatt Kauai Luau
An unforgettable Hawaiian tradition; a feast of dance, crafts, hula lessons and of course an irresistible buffet

Poipu bay Clubhouse
With stunning views of the course and ocean beyond you will find sumptuous signature dishes such as Crab Melt and Ahi Caesar Salad or if you simply wish to sit and relax why not try a house cocktail

The Dock

The Dock is the place to go for a casual lunch or afternoon snack; conveniently situated close to the pools, lagoon and beach this self-service cafeteria-style café offers a satisfying menu of burgers, wings, salads and more.

Yum Cha Asian Eatery
The newest restaurant at the hotel you will find delicious Asian fusion style cuisine while relaxing in a country club atmosphere overlooking the golf course.

Hawaii Weddings

All ceremony venues include:
• White Folding Chairs
• Fruit Infused Water Station
• Marriage License Assistance
• Welcome Table
• Backup Location in case of Inclement Weather

All reception venues include:
• Welcome Table for Gifts
• White Folding Chairs (Ilima Terrace to use Existing Chairs)
• Dinner Tables Standard White or Ivory Linen and Napkins Table Settings Outdoor
• Grass area for dancing Indoor
• Dance Floor Backup Location in case of bad weather

Grand Lawn Gazebo – Ceremony
Frame your ceremony background with ocean views on this third level garden site. Overlooking the ocean, Grand Lawn Gazebo is the ideal location for intimate ceremonies & cocktail receptions.

Capacity: ceremony for 2 to 70 guests
Site Fees, Monday - Friday
• $3,500 morning (10 am)
• $5,000 sunset (4:30 pm recommended)
Site Fees, Saturday - Sunday
• $4,500 morning (10 am)
• $6,000 sunset (4:30 pm recommended)
No Food & Beverage minimum

Keoneloa Bay – Ceremony
Exchange vows on the sand at this remote beach front location which also offers a grass lawn for a cocktail reception to follow. Site Fee includes use of site with 4-Post Bamboo Gazebo & Draping provided by Grand Hyatt preferred florist.

Capacity: ceremony 2 to 40 guests
Site Fee, Monday - Friday
• $3,500 morning (10 am)
• $5,000 sunset (4:30 pm recommended)
Site Fees, Saturday
• $4,500 morning (10 am)
• $6,000 sunset (4:30 pm recommended)
No Food & Beverage minimum

Resolution Garden – Reception (buffet only)
A popular location for wedding dinners, this outdoor garden is exceptional for an evening of celebration, dining and dancing between the Pacific Ocean and our warm saltwater lagoons.

Capacity: reception for up to 70 guests
Food & Beverage minimum, Monday - Friday
• $6,000 6 pm - 10 pm
Food & Beverage minimum, Saturday - Sunday
• $7,500 6 pm - 10 pm
Venue subject to $300 outdoor fee.

‘Ilima Terrace – Reception (plated or buffet)
Invite your guests to enjoy a special evening in a romantic, sheltered venue surrounded by koi ponds, waterfalls and breath-taking garden and ocean views.

Capacity: reception for up to 70 guests
Food & Beverage minimum, Monday - Friday
• $6,000 6 pm - 10 pm
Food & Beverage minimum, Saturday - Sunday
• $7,500 6 pm - 10 pm

‘Ilima Garden Gazebo – Ceremony and Reception (buffet only)
This is the largest wedding venue, Ilima Garden’s ocean views offer a beautiful backdrop for your nuptials as well as a spacious setting for a reception.

Capacity: ceremony & reception for 70 to 300 guests
Site Fees + Food & Beverage Minimum, Monday - Friday
• $6,500 4:30 pm, $15,000 f/b minimum
Site Fees + Food & Beverage Minimum, Saturday - Sunday
• $7,500 4:30 pm, $15,000 f/b minimum
Venue subject to $300 outdoor fee.

All Food & Beverage minimums are exclusive of taxes and service fees.
All venues have a 10 pm curfew.
All Food and Beverage provided by the hotel is subject to a 25% Service Charge, subject to change, and a 4.166% Hawaii State Sales Tax. A portion of the service charge is being used to pay for costs or expenses other than wages and tips of employees


Grand Hyatt Kauai is situated on the white sands of Poipu on the south shore and Lihue Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Nearby attractions
• Historic Koloa Town – 2.9 miles
• Wailua Falls – 17.9 miles
• Waimea Canyon – 25.8 miles
• Kokee State Park and Museum – 36.2 miles
• Polihale State Park -32.6 miles

Available nearby
• Beachside horseback riding
• Off-road ATV tours
• Catamaran sailing
• Snorkelling
• Coastline hiking
• Sports fishing
• Scuba diving