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Accolades

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection

  • Top 10 "Best Hotels in the World," ListsForAll.com, 2016
  • LUX Magazine, Most Peaceful Beach Hotel, Hawaii Island, Hotel & Spa Awards 2016
  • AAA Four Diamond Award - Manta & Pavilion Wine Bar, 2016
  • TennisResortsOnline.com, Worldwide for best setting, No. 4 2014, No. 1 2015, No. 1 2016
  • Conde Nast Traveler The Editors' 100 Favorite Hotels in the World - Gold List 2015
  • U.S. News & World Report, Best Hotels in Hawaii & Best Hotels on Big Island, 2001-2012, 2014
  • Trip Advisor 6x Winner - Certificate of Excellence, 2016
  • Travel + Leisure, World's Best Hotels, Hawaii, 2009-2014 
  • Conde Nast Traveler's Reader's Choice Awards, Top 20 Hawaii Resorts, 2009 - 2014
  • Andrew Harper Reader's Choice Award Winner, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Andrew Harper Reader's Choice - #2 Top 20 Beach Resorts, #5 Top 20 Family Resorts 2015

Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

  • Meetings & Conventions Magazine - 2016 Gold Key Winner, Best Renovation, Western Region 
  • TripAdvisor - 2016 Certificate of Excellence
  • State of Hawaii Green Business Program Award - 2016
  • Convene Magazine - 2015 Best Places for Small Meeting, PCMA
  • Expedia.com - 2010 Expedia Insiders’ Select List (#1254)
  • Travelocity's IgoUgo.com Travel Blog - “10 Hotels Where Every Day is Earth Day” (2008)
  • Freddie Awards - Eight First Place Awards

Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club

  • Travel Channel - June 2016 "7 Water Wonders - Grown Up Getaways"
  • Travel + Leisure Magazine - 2016 World's Best Family Beach Hotels (#15)
  • Hotels.com - 2016 Excellent Award
  • TripAdvisor - 2016 Certificate of Excellence
  • AAA - Three Diamond Award, 2016
  • Hawaii Magazine - 2016 Reader's Choice 
  • Conde Nast Traveler - 2015 Top 25 Best Resorts in Hawaii
  • USA Today - 2014 Most Romantic Places to Renew Your Vows in Hawaii

Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

  • TripAdvisor - 2016 Certificate of Excellence
  • AAA - Three Diamond Award, 2016
  • Travel + Leisure - 2010 World's Best Awards Readers' Poll
  • TravelAge West WAVE Award - 2008 "Best New Property or Major Renovation"
  • TravelAge West - 2008 Editor's Pick for "Best Resort for a Hawaiian Cultural Experience”
  • Travel + Leisure - Top 25 Hotels in Hawaii 2008
  • "Expedia's Insider Select" for 2008

Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

  • Meetings & Conventions Magazine - 2016 Gold Key Winner, Best Renovation, Western Region 
  • AAA - Four Diamond Award
  • Meetings & Conventions – 2007 Gold Key Award
  • Conde Nast Traveler – 2007 Hot Spa List (Mandara Spa)
  • Concierge.com – 2007 Gold List (Mandara Spa)