World's Most Romantic Hotels
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Situated on 23,000 acres of a former pineapple plantation, the Kapalua Resort offers quick access to both the reefs of Kapalua Bay and rainforest preserves. After extensive renovations, the chintz curtains and library fireplace are gone, replaced by kukui tree–patterned rugs covering dark Brazilian ironwood floors and wrought-iron lanais. And what could be more romantic than the Pacific Ocean view from your room?
Whale Wonders: Join a whale-watching excursion, offered from December through April, to get up close and personal with humpbacks.