Tropical Style

  • Pool: Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho'omaluhia

    The boutique hotel's saltwater infinity pool offers celebrities and visitors a place to relax. The pool overlooks their ancient valley full of Hawaiian relics and sacred sites.   See the Image

  • Massage Bungalow: Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho'omaluhia

    One of the secluded massage bungalows overlooking the sacred valley and ancient Hawaiian circle of stones. Their eco spa, Maluhia, was designed and built with nature in mind.   See the Image

  • Hula Class: Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho'omaluhia

    Hula class at Maluhia Spa. Honoring the history of Hawaii is a main focus at the Hawaii Island Retreat. The hotel also offers legend and lore hikes that highlight the ancient history of their land…   See the Image

  • Penthouse: Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho'omaluhia

    The private retreat offers 10 elegant, spacious rooms and suites, each furnished with turn-of-the-century Hawaiian furniture and outfitted with a large bathroom with soaking tub and separate shower.   See the Image

  • Exterior: Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho'omaluhia

    Hawaii Island Retreat was modeled after the Iolani Palace, the official residence of King Kalakaua, the last monarch of Hawaii. Like the palace, the hotel was built to symbolize the rich history and…   See the Image

  • Solar Panels: Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho'omaluhia

    “In harmony with nature, we produce our own electricity and heat with solar panels, grow our own organic fruits and vegetables and produce our own eggs and cheese,” says co-owner Jeanne Sunderland.…   See the Image

  • The Ritz-Carlton brand is synonymous with both luxury and impeccable service. Part of the brand's allure stems from a fine attention to detail, including the design scheme. In particular, the…   Read the Blog

  • The luxe hotel brand famous for its impeccable service, creates a tropical vibe in these six properties.   See the Gallery

  • The Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas recently completed a multimillion dollar renovation and enhancement project. The newly unveiled renovation reflects a return to the more casually elegant and contemporary…   See the Image

  • From its West Indies decor to the “spice-infused” scents present throughout the room, all elements of this uniquely designed club lounge at The Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas have been created to…   See the Image