Meritage Explore Issue 1 - Page 32

P O I P U B E A C H 2251 Poipu Rd Koloa, HI 96756 877.519.6189 32 M E R I TA G E C O L L E C T I O N . C O M UNWIND ALONG THE GOLDEN BEACHES OF POIPU AT KO`A KEA HOTEL & RESORT, an upscale 121-room boutique oceanfront property named the #1 resort in Kauai by Travel + Leisure. This intimate and romantic Hawaiian resort offers the island’s closest hotel accommodations to the water, paired with luxurious amenities. A serene saltwater pool area, oceanfront spa cabana offering indigenous services, and Red Salt restaurant, beloved by visitors and locals alike, are all complemented by award-winning service that is both highly personalized and personable. Located on the south shore of Kauai, Hawaii’s “Garden Isle”, the surrounding area enjoys yearlong, gorgeous sunny weather ideal for outdoor activities. Just steps beyond the patios of oceanfront guest rooms is Poipu Beach, one of Kauai’s most swimmable beaches, popular for snorkeling, kayaking, surfing, and other water sports. S TAY G O L D E N