For Sunday, July 3, 2011
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 3, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 3:44 p.m. HST, Aug 10, 2011
Aston drops rates for ‘50 Days' sale
Room rates at Aston hotels will fall for travel between Aug. 1 and Dec. 21 during "50 Days of Aloha."
The special is aimed at early vacation planners who book from July 11 to Aug. 29.
The rates are:
» Oahu: From $84 per night (interior room, Aston Waikiki Beachside Hotel).
» Maui: From $89 per night (standard garden view, Aston Maui Lu).
» Hawaii island: From $159 per night (one-bedroom ocean view suite, Aston Kona by the Sea).
» Kauai: From $79 per night (garden view, Aston Aloha Beach Hotel)
For more information, visit AstonHotels.com/50days for more information.
Play golf again for decreased fee
POIPU, KAUAI » Golfers who schedule two rounds of play in a 10-day period at Poipu Bay Golf Course will get the second round for a reduced rate.
The "Second-Round Rate" is $115 through Dec. 31. The course continues to offer its "Second-Round/Same Day" rate of $55 for golfers who want to play the course a second time in one day.
For more information or to book tee times, call the Poipu Bay Golf Shop toll free at 800-858-6300 or direct at 742-8711, or visit www.poipubaygolf.com.
Learn to weave pandanus leaves
WAILUKU, MaUI » The Bailey House Museum is offering a six-week lau hala weaving class Wednesdays this summer.
The classes will be taught by kumu Pohaku Kaho‘ohanohano, who has been teaching weaving for 17 years.
The classes are scheduled for July 13, 20 and 27 and Aug. 3, 10 and 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. The cost is $60 for members of the Maui Historical Society and $65 for nonmembers.
The deadline to register is July 11. To sign up, call 244-3326 or email email@example.com.