Congratulations to the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, for being selected as the top hotel in the USA and World as well as the top luxury hotel in the USA and World by TripAdvisor. In addition the hotel was chosen among the top 25 hotels for service in the USA and world and its spa was selected as one of the top 10 hotel spas in the USA.
The winners are based on the actual reviews and opinions of users that have been shared on TripAdvisor during the course of a single year. You can view all of this year's award winners.
Located approximately seven miles north of Kona International Airport, The Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu is the first and only AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Five-Star resort on Hawaii Island, the Big Island. Opened in September 1996, the resort is set amidst natural lava formations and consists of low-rise bungalows in mid-20th-century Hawaiian style with natural woods, all designed to maximize ocean views.
Also making the list of the top 25 best hotels in the US are The Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea (2), The Four Seasons Resort Lana'i, The Lodge at Koele (6), and the Koa Kea Hotel & Resort in Poipu, Kauai (19).
In the category of Top 25 B&Bs and Inns in the United States, the Honu Kai B&B in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii placed number 10.
Congratulations to all of these fine resorts.