9 Best Hotels With Plunge Pool In Hawaii - Updated 2024

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It’s not difficult to see why Hawaii has become synonymous with paradise. With beautiful beaches, scenic volcanic lava flows, and distinctive culture and tradition, Hawaii is truly a tropical haven. There are a total of eight beautiful islands that make up this volcanic archipelago. Whether you are looking for history, relaxation, beauty, or thrilling things to do, Hawaii has it all. After soaking in all the adventures this gorgeous place has to offer, you will need some quality time to unwind. And what better way to indulge in some relaxing activities than taking a dip in a plunge pool? Scroll down our list and learn about the best hotels with a plunge pool in Hawaii.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to plunge pool. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 19, 2024.

1. Hokulani Waikiki by Hilton Grand Vacations Club (from USD 586)

From the moment you step into this gorgeous Hawaii hotel with a private pool, to the time you are set for departure, you will be treated like royalty. Situated just a walking distance away from some of the area’s best restaurants and shopping options, this hotel offers stunning views and beautiful, luxuriant rooms.

The plunge pool is an ideal place to spend your time soaking in the luxury and elegance that this place offers. The cabanas are beyond comfortable and the view from the rooftop is to die for. With its fabulous location, you can spend your day cruising along the beautiful coastal waters around the island by renting a boat or maybe spend your evening taking a stroll down the beach, which is situated a few blocks away or shop to your heart’s content at the nearby shopping strip.

All the staff, right from the reception desk to maintenance, is very friendly and courteous.

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Hilton Grand Vacations Club Hokulani Waikiki Honolulu

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 2181 Kalakaua Avenue
1.35 km (0.9 mi) from Honolulu Zoo

Parking Restaurant Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing

2. The Mauian Hotel (from USD 376)

Located right in front of a beautiful beach, The Mauian Hotel has a very quiet, low-key relaxed vibe, and is very family and kid-friendly. Since trips to Hawaii are generally meant to simply unwind, this ‘home away from home is a gem of a hotel.

The Napili Bay beach is absolutely beautiful and offers excellent snorkeling and boogie boarding for youngsters of all ages. The small plunge pool is ideal for relaxation after a busy day outside shopping, snorkeling, or maybe sampling some of the best street food in Hawaii.

This Hawaii hotel with a private plunge pool is very well maintained and it is a great way to meet new people too. The Mauian is equally attractive to couples, seniors, families, and newlyweds. Each evening, there is a tradition to sit on ‘the wall’ and watch the gorgeous sunsets. The grounds are beautiful with a stunning garden, lovely seating areas, a small pool, and gas barbeques, an ideal setting for a luau.

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The Mauian Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 5441 Lower Honopiilani Road
123.78 km (77.0 mi) from Honolulu Zoo

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking

3. The Lodge at Kukui'ula

Kukui'ula is a spectacular property with a fabulous setting, attentive staff, and every amenity you could ask for. The sunsets here are breathtaking, and the night sky is unbelievably stunning. The decor and landscaping are very well thought-out and is a pleasure to experience. The relaxed, yet professional atmosphere and exceptional staff only add to the charm of the place. The plunge pool is luxurious and very comfortable. A dip into the pool feels like being in the ocean itself and is a very calming space to spend an evening. The restaurants, too, are fabulous, serving fresh fruits and vegetables from their own garden. The spa also comes highly recommended with tons of facilities for you to enjoy.

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The Lodge at Kukuiula - CoralTree Residence Collection

Wifi Available

Address: 2700 Ke Alaula Street
184.98 km (115.0 mi) from Honolulu Zoo

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

4. Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort - a concept by Hyatt (from USD 1284)

The beautiful Pacific Ocean breeze greets you as soon as you step into this hotel in Hawaii with a private pool in the room. Located right in front of the beach, you can spend your day relaxing on the soft sand, or snorkeling, or even kayaking! This luxury hotel has wonderful views and possibly even more wonderful staff.

The property has three huge plunge pools for you to take a dip in and dissolve all your worries away. They also provide bikes and paddle boards should you need them. Just as you check in, you are given a package that includes everything beach-related you could possibly ask for, including reusable bags, sun-block, and refillable bottles. The location is truly the crowning gem of this hotel and it makes for an extremely enjoyable and relaxing vacation.

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Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort - A Concept by Hyatt

Wifi Available

Address: 3550 Wailea Alanui Drive
156.95 km (97.6 mi) from Honolulu Zoo

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

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5. Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina (from USD 1091)

Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina is the perfect place to get some sun at the beach and unwind at a full-service spa. This resort has 370 air-conditioned rooms, each complete with a flat-screen TV, private bathroom, and furnished lanai. For visitors traveling to Kapolei for business, the hotel offers desks and wireless internet connections without charge.

Additionally, safes that are compatible with laptops are provided in the rooms, and daily housekeeping is available. Plus, there are three outdoor tennis courts and four outdoor swimming pools, along with a kiddie pool, that you can access for free.

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Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina

Wifi Available

Address: 92-1001 Olani Street
32.37 km (20.2 mi) from Honolulu Zoo

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

6. The Hale Mahalo - The House of Gratitude (from USD 503)

At this two-bedroom cottage, you can spend a few days enjoying the beautiful views of the lush green surroundings. The plunge pool on the property enables you to have a morning swim or an evening dip. Moreover, the pool can be heated to a comfortable temperature for your convenience. The private patio also features a sitting area where you can unwind after relaxing in the pool.

The rental boasts a full kitchen so you can prepare your own meals while staying here. Outdoors, you can also indulge in a delicious dinner cooked on the barbecue grill.

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Princeville, Hawaii, United States
200.68 km (124.7 mi) from Honolulu Zoo
99 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable beds and couch
we cooked most nights and enjoyed the plunge pool and outdoor grill area
beds were super comfy and the full body shower was perfect after a day at the beach
the plunge pool was a surprise delight
still comfortable but good to know if you like a softer bed
the house was clean and had most amenitities
the place was immaculately clean and thoughtfully designed and decorated
great property to stay at very clean and comfy house to come back to after a day of exploring
clean and comfy in the heart of princeville with privacy
great location well-appointed very clean and excellent communication with the owners/management
jeff & shana were very responsive and answered all our questions quickly
beautiful place and perfect location
you can even walk to the main princeville shopping center for amazing restaurants and bars
princeville is great location for hiking snorkeling kayaking birding
close to trail down to anini beach- excellent snorkeling
expect nothing less than a badass relaxing location to get away you need nothing but your bathing suit
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7. Sleeping Giant Cottage (from USD 313)

The beautiful cottage is located in Kapaʻa and welcomes small groups looking for a tranquil place to stay in Hawaii. The cozy rental has a private bathroom for guests’ comfort. For your laundry needs, the rental allows access to a washer and a dryer.

The TV in the living room will keep you entertained on days you want to stay inside. Should you feel hungry and would like to fix something, you can head to the kitchen, which is fully equipped with all the necessary amenities needed for cooking complete meals.

The 14-foot (4.27-meter) long and 8-foot (2.44-meter) wide plunge pool will give you an energetic start to the day. You can swim lengths in the 4-foot (1.22 meter) deep-end pool. Moreover, the pool overlooks a century-old monkey pod tree in the garden and you can simply relax with a drink in the water while soaking in the blissful tranquility.

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Kapaʻa, Hawaii, United States
182.24 km (113.3 mi) from Honolulu Zoo
135 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
lovely home; clean comfortable and quiet area
lovely home very comfortable and clean very responsive owners great stay
great location with friendly neighbors
great location beautiful cottage with great surroundings
great location and such a comfortable and well kept home we hope to return soon
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8. Gorgeous beachfront Ilikai condo (from USD 330)

Located in the heart of the most desirable district in Hawaii, this beautiful studio apartment offers unparalleled beach views. If you are keen on exploring the area, you can indulge in hiking, snorkeling, or even windsurfing. This accommodation also provides free bikes so you can get active and discover the beauty and entertainment options of Honolulu for yourself. You get access to a private beach area, a bar, and an outdoor plunge pool as well. The property also comes with all the equipment and amenities you could ask for to make your stay as convenient and memorable as possible.

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Amazing Ilikai Condo #1128

Wifi Available

Address: 1777 Ala Moana Boulevard
2.28 km (1.5 mi) from Honolulu Zoo

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

9. Luxury Hawaiian retreat (from USD 850)

This spacious holiday home with an incredible private outdoor pool is one of the most prime properties located away from the usual hustle and bustle of tourists. Including a pool and a bar, this property also has access to a restaurant. The amenities included are ample and adequate and ensure that you can focus on unwinding during your stay here. Guests can also relax in the garden or use barbeque facilities if they wish. Going hiking or windsurfing in the area is another charming activity to be enjoyed while here. The popular Mokuaikaua Church is 8 km (5 miles) away from the property, while the gorgeous White Sand Beach is at a distance of 14 km (8.7 miles).

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Splendid hotels with plunge pools in enchanting Hawaii

Hawaii is quite understandably as close as you can get to paradise on Earth. The stunning nature views, dazzling biodiversity, and some of the most best hiking and trekking spots on the planet make it an ideal option for tourists all year round. If taking a dip in salt water is not what you are looking for, these beautiful accommodation options are for you. They all offer brilliant pools for you to enjoy while in the comfort of your own hotel. Choose any one of these alternatives or maybe opt for one of the best beach resorts in Hawaii, either way you can definitely expect a vacation worth reminiscing about.

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