POSTED: 7:25 a.m. HST, Jan 29, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 7:25 a.m. HST, Jan 29, 2013
The Four Seasons Resort Lanai, the Lodge at Koele is the top Hawaii luxury resort among the U.S. News & World Report 2013 Best Hotels rankings.
It is No. 2 overall, behind Amangani, in Jackson, Wyo., and is among 10 Hawaii resorts on the overall list of 164 best hotels.
The other Hawaii resorts on the list are, shown by national rank, the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai (7); Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea (13); Koa Kea Hotel & Resort on Kauai (72); 92. St. Regis Princeville on Kauai (92); Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay (112); Halekulani (114); Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, on Maui (118); The Kahala Hotel & Resort (119); and Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach Walk (150).
The list was compiled using methodology that includes the collective opinions of travel experts and guests, as expressed through awards, recommendations and ratings, according to a statement.