All Recent Awards

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa has been honored by many as one of the best resorts in the world.  Below is a list of our recent honors.

TRAVEL + LEISURE, TOP 500 WORLD’S BEST HOTELS 2015: Readers rated Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa as one of the best resorts in the world and the top resort on Kauai. (Also ranked from 1997 - 2013)

AAA, FOUR DIAMOND AWARD 2015: Twenty-fourth year the resort has received the award, recognizing high levels of hospitality, attentiveness to detail, upscale design in lodging, restaurants, and amenities.

CONDE NAST TRAVELER, READERS’ CHOICE 2015: Honored by over 128,000 readers as one of the best resorts in Hawaii. (Also ranked 2009-2014)

TRIPADVISOR, CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2015: Recognized for the quality of reviews and opinions from TripAdvisor travelers. Resort, Tidepools restaurant and Poipu Bay Golf Course honored. (Also ranked in 2013-14)

GOLF WEEK, AMERICA’S BEST COURSES 2015: Poipu Bay Golf Course was rated #5 among the best courses in Hawaii. (Also rated in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014)

GOLF MAGAZINE, PREMIER RESORTS 2014-2015: Named one of the finest golf resorts in America by GOLF Magazine’s Field Advisory Board members. (Also named 1994, 1997-2000, 2004)

GOLF WEEK, AMERICA’S BEST RESORT COURSES 2015: Poipu Bay Golf Course was rated #6 amongst the best resort courses in Hawaii. (Also rated in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011-14)

SMART MEETINGS, PLATINUM CHOICE AWARD 2015: Chosen by readers for exceeding standards of excellence for service, amenities, ambiance, and meeting facility quality. (Also chosen in 2004, 2007, 2010 - 2014)

SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS, PINNACLE AWARD 2015: For demonstrating an unwavering commitment to hospitality and service. (13 time winner)

HAWAII MAGAZINE, READER’S CHOICE AWARDS 2015: The resort was honored as one of the Best Luxury Hotels, one of the Most Romantic Hotels as well as a Best for Families. Tidepools was honored as one of the Best Resort Restaurants in Hawaii. Stevenson’s as a Best Bar/Lounge. Anara Spa as one of the Top Spas and our pools were recognized as one of the Best Resort Pools.

CONDE NAST TRAVELER, GOLD LIST 2014: Chosen as one of the best in the world for excellence in accommodations, service and amenities. Member of the elite Platinum Circle for consistently making the list for the past 5 years. (Also ranked from 1998 through 2013)

TRAVEL & LEISURE, WORLD’S BEST AWARDS 2014: Inducted to the Hall of Fame for this Award, with over a
decade of honors as one of the best resorts in Hawaii. Chosen as the #1 hotel on Kauai. (Also ranked 2001-2013)

ZAGAT SURVEY 2014: The resort was chosen as one of the top 5 Resorts in Hawaii and Tidepools as one of the top 5 restaurants on Kauai for ambiance, exceptional food and service.

CONDE NAST TRAVELER, TOP SPAS 2014: Anara Spa named one of the top 5 spas in Hawaii in the Annual Reader’s Poll for Top Resort Spas in the World. (Also ranked 2001-2006, 2008-2013)

OPEN TABLE 2014, TOP 100 MOST ROMANTIC RESTAURANTS IN THE U.S.: The only restaurant honored on Kauai, Tidepools was chosen for its truly romantic ambiance.

CELEBRATED LIVING, PLATINUM LIST, RESORTS 2014: Discriminating readers of American Airlines 1st Class magazine, chose Hawaii’s top 10 resorts for excellent service, imaginative amenities, and luxurious accommodations. We were ranked #3 in Hawaii, #1 on Kauai. (Also chosen in 2002, 2004, 2006-2014)

MEETINGS WEST BEST OF THE WEST 2014: Chosen by top national meeting planners for outstanding meeting facilities, guest rooms, services, amenities and overall experience. (Also ranked in 1998, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011-13)

CVENT MOST POPULAR MEETING RESORTS 2014: Based on amenities offered and consumer ratings.

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