The Experience

Four Seasons Resort Lanai at Manele Bay

Newly enhanced and voted one of the world’s best beach hotels by Travel + Leisure, paradise comes to life on Lana’i, a private Hawaiian island that offers an exclusive retreat of pristine natural beauty.  On the island’s southern shore, Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay offers dazzling views over the white crescent of Hulopo’e Beach to the blue-green waters of a protected marine preserve.  

With secluded pleasures and a wealth of recreational pursuits on land or sea, it offers a one-of-a kind experience.  Exciting enhancements were completed to the lobby, restaurants, lounges, spa reception, fitness center and pool, all reflecting a modern Hawaiian chic vibe.  

Manele Bay is a captivating blend of Hawaiian design, built around intimate courtyards, lush gardens, flowing waterfalls and tranquil pools.  It offers 236 over-sized guest rooms, including 21 suites, each with a private lanai, five restaurants, a full-service spa and fitness center, an outdoor pool, two legendary golf courses and a tranquil beach.  The perfect restorative for body and soul, Four Seasons blends unparalleled luxury and thoughtful, highly personalized service with the timeless allure of Lana’i.

Services and Amenities:

New snorkel tour & shoreline fishing (complimentary)

Twice-daily housekeeping service with evening ice delivery

Complimentary basic WIFI – in room & public areas

Complimentary daily newspaper

Complimentary overnight shoeshine

Complimentary morning coffee/tea service in the lobby

Thick terry bathrobes

Refrigerator with optional private bar menu

Bottled water & ice delivered daily

In-room coffee maker

In-room safe

CD and DVD players

24 hour In-Room Dining

24 hour multilingual concierge services

Overnight laundry and dry-cleaning

Fitness Center with movement studio for yoga, Pilates and other complimentary classes

Kids For All Seasons program

Beach Concierge

Complimentary Snorkel Gear

Spa Services

Pool Services – TLC for your PDA (charge & clean)and Dr Shades (sunglass cleaning & repair).  

Note:  Manele guests have access to Manele Pool and Fitness Centre only (no pool access at sister resort The Lodge at Koele & vice versa)  The beach at Manele Bay is available to guests at both hotels and Four Seasons provides extensive beach service to all guests.

TRANSPORTATION – guests can travel to and from Lana’i by air through Honolulu or Maui or by ferry from Lahaina, Maui.  At time of booking, select from two transportation options – private transfer via luxury Mercedes SUV or transfer via shared shuttle in a Mercedes van. For prices and further information contact the resort.   Transportation needs to be confirmed at least 72 hours prior to arrival.  

DINING:  dazzling ocean views and breezy terraces enhance the delectable dining at Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay.  

ONE FORTY is the new signature restaurant offering sublime views of the ocean and the best steaks and seafood for dinner.  Breakfast is served daily.    One Forty is named after the island of Lana’i being 140 square miles and the temparature of a medium grilled steak is 140 degrees!

The new NOBU LANAI open for dinner only showcases Chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa’s signature new style Japanes cuisine as well as new creations infusing local ingredients.  Chef Nobu is world renowned for his clientele of the worlds most affluent celebrities and connoisseurs. Also the only one in the world …NOBU POOLSIDE serving delicious sushi creations throughout the day as well as Nobu Room Service.

KAILANI is located poolside overlooking Hulopo’e Bay and the name translates to Sea and Sky in Hawaiian.  Al fresco dining for lunch and  the best of contemporary Italian cuisine in romantically elegant surroundings for dinner.

THE SPORTS BAR is a fun place for casual quick bite (bagels, muffins) for breakfast…it’s our own version of Starbucks and also offers light fare for lunch, dinner and throughout the day. The Lower Lobby Lounge is a great place to enjoy live music every evening and cocktails and pupus with a spectacular view of the sunset.   The Challenge at Manele Clubhouse debuted VIEWS a new restaurant serving breakfast and lunch with spectacular views of the golf course and Pacific Ocean.

THE SPA – a tranquil setting offering the utmost peace and rejuvenation.  Pampering treatments honor ancient Hawaiian traditions while celebrating Western sophistication, and include the Lomi Lomi massage, ti-leaf wraps and seaweed body masks.  In addition to 11 treatment rooms, three outdoor massage hales overlook the ocean.  the separate men’s and women’s locker rooms each have red cedar saunas and granite steam rooms.  

Manele Bay also offers an outdoor pool with expansive views of the Pacific, six poolside luxury cabanas (at a charge) and two whirlpools. Four Seasons pool services include chilled towels, ice water, cool water spritzes, TLC for your PDA, sunglass cleaning and repair by Dr Shades and sunscreens in 3 different SPFs.  

Other recreational activities include: guided snorkel tours , shoreline fishing, hiking, tennis, water sports, deep sea fishing, bicycle rentals, horseback riding, carriage rides, picnics, Kids For All Seasons center with a year round complimentary children’s program.

GOLF – The Challenge at Manele golf course adjacent to the property offering stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Amenities at the sister resort, Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele are available to registered resort guests where a second championship mountain golf course is located in addition to 2 restaurants and lounges.  

Smoking:  in accordance with Hawaii State Laws affecting smoking in public areas, Four Seasons Resorts Lana’i is offering a smoke-free resort environment for our guests.  Effective November 1, 2006, all areas under roof including; rooms, room lanais (balconies), restaurants, lounges and public areas are smoke-free.  Additionally, the pool deck is also designated as smoke-free.   The resort offers designated outdoor smoking areas.

Resort Improvements:  in our efforts to continually imporive the guest experience at Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay, enhancement projects involving select guest rooms will be underway during the summer period.  Although we have worked to ensure guest enjoyment of the resort is minimally affected, we do expect some noise disruption until August 31, 2014.  For more information, please contact the resort directly.

Island Air Transfer Service & Honolulu Airport Lounge:  guests of Four Seasons Lana’i arriving at the Honolulu International Airport and transferring to Lana’i via Island Air are invited to enjoy the airline’s complimentary Concierge Transfer Service.  The service provides seamless transfers between the main arrival terminal and the commuter terminal at HNL Airport.  

While awaiting your flight to Lana’i at the Island Air commuter terminal, enjoy comfortable seating and complimentary amenities at the Four Seasons Resorts Lana’i Airport Lounge.  Advance check-in to your room can also be handled in the lounge with the Concierge staff. Guests Receive:

  • Virtuoso guests receive the following when
    • booked direct or via GDS at the VIRTUOSO rate (same as RACK rate)
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
    • served in the restaurant
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
    • served in the restaurant
  • $100 USD Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay
    • (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)


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