Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, Oahu
Aulani has Aunty's Beach House, catering for children aged 3-12 (as long as they are toilet trained). This complimentary kid's club has a movie room, video games, playground and kids get to do many Hawaiian arts and crafts. Activities also take place in the kid's pool area. There are also some Premium Experiences that you can pay for. Open daily 9am-11pm (Sun,Wed,Fri), 8am-9pm (Mon,Sat), 7:30am-9pm (Tue,Thu).
Sheraton Waikiki, Oahu
Poppins Keiki runs activities for children from 2 1/2 to 12 years old. It is located on the 4th floor of the hotel. Activities take place in the suite or at the pool or beach. They also have excursions to the Zoo. Kids programme fees start from US$65 for half a day. They can also provide child care for children from 3 months old. Open from 9am-6pm daily.
Camp Penguin at Hilton Hawaiian Village. image © Hilton Hawaiian Village
Hilton Hawaiian Village, Oahu
Guests at the Hilton Hawaiian Village can sign the kids up at Camp Penguin 7 days a week. Kids need to be aged 5-12 years. It is located in the Diamond Head Tower. Activities include lei making, music, arts and crafts and excursions to the Zoo and Aquarium. The half day programme starts at US$60 and the full day at US$85. Open from 8am-3pm.
Kahala Hotel & Resort, Oahu
The Keiki club at the Kahala offers endless fun and play await at the Keiki Club for kids between the ages of 5 to 12 years as they discover more about our beautiful islands, make friends and enjoy the sunshine all while Mom and Dad relax and enjoy being at The Kahala. It operates 7 days a week, from Monday through Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Additional evening sessions seasonally from 6:00pm - 9:00pm, including dinner. Costs are $125/day and $100/half day, Excursion Day costs $150/day. Evening sessions are $130.00.
Kids pool - Aulani - a Disney Resort & Spa. image © Aulani
The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Maui
The Westin's children's programme is for kids aged 5-12 years. The half-day programme is US$55/child and the full-day is US$80/child, including lunch. The night programme costs US$60/child. The Westin Discovery Room has video games, air hockey and foosball. Each morning there is an activity and craft organised such as net fishing and making candy leis. In the afternoons, kids get to spend time in the resort's pools. Night activities include gecko and toad hunts and indoor camping. Open every day from 8:30am-3pm and from 6pm-10pm.
Hyatt Regency, Maui
Camp Hyatt caters for kids from 5-12 years old. They have day and night programmes available. Each day of the week has a different theme such as culture day and sports day. Activities include sandcastle making, tile painting, tennis, and fishing. At night kids can learn about astronomy or attend a lu'au. Open every day from 9am-3pm and from 6pm-10pm.
Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
The Keiki Lani Kids Club at the Fairmont Kea Lani Maui resorts is a state-licensed facility for kids between the ages of 5 and 12. It offers supervised activities by accredited, experienced staff. Access to Keiki Lani is included in the daily resort fee (which is $US40/day). The resort's 1500 sq.ft. Kids Club features an elevated performance stage, dedicated craft area, two 37 inch flat screen monitors, individual cubbies and outdoor tables. Keiki resort guests will enjoy creative time, story telling, exciting games, and meeting new friends while being introduced to our beautiful Hawaiian culture. Daily programs include building erupting volcanoes, crafting sand castles, hula lessons, exploring tidepools, and learning Hawaiian words and phrases. The camps are from 9:00am - 12:00pm or 1:00pm - 4:00pm daily.
Aston Kaanapali Shores, Maui
Camp Kaanapali offers a children's program for kids aged 5-12 years, foccusing on a variety of fun educational and Hawaiian cultural activities. A one-time registration fee of $10 per child includes a camp T-shirt. Each session costs $35 and covers activities, snacks, and a meal. Space is limited to 16 participants per session.
Four Seasons, Maui
Kids For All Seasons is the complementary program at the Four Seasons Maui for children aged from 5 to 12 years old. It is open every day from 9am till 5pm. Children under 5 are welcome if accompanied by an adult. During peak seasons, night events are created for children 5 to 12 years old. Engage your kids in all sorts of fun and educational activities that draw on the landscape, history and culture of Maui.
Grand Hyatt Resort & Spa, Kauai
Camp Hyatt is a fun, active program exclusively for keiki (children) ages 3 to 12. Camp Hyatt operates from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM and 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM daily. Fun-loving camp counselors fit the day's schedule to the group's interest with an array of activities from Koi fish feeding to lei making. Integrating play with culture, kids learn through art about endangered Hawaiian monk seals and Nene (Hawaii's state bird), and through crafts about palm frond weaving and lei making like Native Hawaiians of old. Other fun activities include shell bracelet making, hula lessons, volcano making, or Parrot Talk, an interactive session with our beautiful parrots, where they can even hold the bird on their arm! A 3 hour session costs $60 while a full day with lunch will set you back $125 per child (you do get a discount for more than 1 child).
Hilton Waikoloa Village, Big Island
Club Keiki is designed for children aged 5-12 years. Cost is US$90/day for first child, US$75/day for each additional child. Kids will learn about Hawaiian culture while enjoying activities such as hiking, fishing and cooking. Open every day from 8am-4pm. There is also a night camp available, running from 4:30pm-9:30pm. Activities include hula dancing, karaoke and a scavenger hunt. Cost for the night camp is US$60 for first child, US$45 for each additional child.
Fairmont Orchid, Big Island
The Keiki Aloha children's program is for kids between the ages 5 and 12. The Adventure Program is offered year round and is licensed by the State of Hawaii. Fun and learning are combined in a wonderful variety of engaging activities. Dependent on the theme of the day, adventures may include hiking to the ancient Hawaiian Petroglyph field to see mysterious drawings carved in lava rock centuries ago; exploration of a lava tube cave, where keiki and counselors will go inside to see where ancient Hawaiians once settled; going on a Fish and Shark tour; Tide Pool Explorations to explore the reef and sea life; or go on a Gecko Hunt! Our First Aid/ CPR certified counselors ensure safety; all the while they'll pack loads of fun for a full day of adventures! Costs are $105 for a full day. Program hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Fee Includes: lunch, snacks & Half day is $85 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00p.m. Fee Includes: snacks & beverages.
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Big Island
The Kids for All Seasons programme is complimentary for guests with children aged 5-12 years. Children can participate in arts and crafts and activities in and around the pool and beach. Lunch is included. There are also activities available for teens from 13-18 years. Open every day from 8am-5pm.
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