In one word, the Kohala Coast is magic. Which is why we’re thrilled to announce a new retreat where history and luxury come together at Ocean Tower by Hilton Grand Vacations Club. Set within the oceanfront playground of the Hilton Waikoloa Village, Ocean Tower anchors the volcanic coastline of this sprawling 62-acre resort, featuring the island’s finest water recreation, restaurants, shopping, and golf courses.
Even if you’ve traveled to Waikoloa before, Ocean Tower might just become your new favorite vacation resort. Here is our list of five unique features you might not know about Ocean Tower by Hilton Grand Vacations Club.
1. Views. Views. Jaw-Dropping Views
The proximity of the resort’s 72-units to the ocean is surreal, with private balconies overlooking the most serene sunsets you can imagine. You are so close to the shoreline that the ocean view condos have a prime vantage point for seasonal whale watching, and yes, that perfect green-flash sunset.
2. Buddha Point
Speaking of unforgettable views… staying at Ocean Tower by Hilton Grand Vacations Club gives you access to Buddha Point. This picture perfect lookout offers sweeping views of the ocean, sunset, and passing whales. Arrange a romantic oceanfront dinner table to soak in all the colors of a Buddha Point sunset.
3. The Blue Lagoon
Grab a cup of local Waikoloa Coffee and explore the resort’s famous lagoon via paddle boat. Spend your mornings searching for unicorn fish, rare green sea turtles, and yellow tang in a protected oasis perfect for snorkeling. When you are ready for a break, simply float along, soaking in all of the colors around you. Swim. Read. Nap. Repeat.
4. Swim with Dolphins!
For the ultimate experience of a lifetime, Owners have access to an up-close encounter with a graceful dolphin friend at Dolphin Quest, the only dolphin interaction of its kind on the Big Island. Guided by marine mammal experts, you’ll be truly captivated by the tenderness and intelligence of the resort’s dolphins. Your participation supports vital marine mammal conservation and education.
5. A Unique Canal Boatway
Take a romantic starlit ride, or try a daytime excursion to experience fascinating wildlife, aboard a complimentary Canal Boatway cruise. Meander through the resort along tranquil waterways to spot tropical fish of all varieties. If you didn’t spot a unicorn fish in the Blue Lagoon, here’s your chance!
Bookmark this story and plan your next vacation to the newest tower, nestled within a one-of-a-kind Hawaiian village. Luxury and adventure await you along the colorful Kohala Coast. Aloha, Ocean Tower!