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Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort

Feel the spirit of Aloha at Hilton Waikoloa Village, a spectacular oceanfront playground, set on the sunny Kohala Coast of Hawaii, the Big Island. Join us and fill each moment of your stay with amazing new experiences.

Enjoy a tropical adventure at Hilton Waikoloa Village’s very own salt-water lagoon and white-sand beach. Teeming with tropical fish and rare green sea turtles (called honu in Hawaiian), the four-acre ocean fed lagoon is a protected oasis perfect for snorkeling and swimming.

Reservations and Travel Tips

Room Reservations

Book your room online or call the Hilton Waikoloa Resort at (808) 886-1234. Be sure to mention CU Conferences' code "CUC" to receive rates starting at $263.

Resort fee of $15 per day (Retail $45), additional.

Self-Parking: $27.00 (Retail $30)

Rates are based on availability. If you are unable to book a room, call CU Conferences at 888-465-6010 for assistance.


The weather in Wailea during the month of August is generally warm. The average temperature reaches a high of about 88° during the day and 69° in the evenings.

Airport and Ground Transportation**

  • Kona Airport (KOA) is approximately 20 minutes from Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort
  • Taxi service is approx. $66 each way from airport to resort
  • SpeediShuttle provides shared-ride service between Kona Airport and resort. Reservations Required – book via special link at SpeediShuttle.

** All rates listed are estimates and subject to change – please check current rates with transportation providers

Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort


Relax at the pool or at the beach.


The hotel offers both inside and outside dining.


Pamper yourself at their beautiful spa!

Big Island

The Big Island (officially named Hawaii) is the largest island in the United States' Hawaiian archipelago in the Central Pacific. Its diverse terrain spans colored-sand beaches at Papakolea (green) and Punalu’u (black) to lush rainforest. Within Volcanoes National Park, there are 2 active volcanoes, Kilauea and Mauna Loa. What to do during your conference downtime? We have a few ideas...

Sunrise Dolphin Snorkel Experience

Ride the Kona'nia off the Kona coast on the Big Island of Hawaii, where you will enjoy a half day of water activities such as snorkeling, diving, and swimming with pods of 20-200 spinner dolphins. We also want you to experience nature at its best, with crystal clear water that is comfortable to swim in, over 76 degrees. Enjoy the adventure of a lifetime off of Hawaii’s legendary calm ocean waters of the Kona coastline.

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Big Island Helicopter Tours

Experience the fiery lava vents of the Big Island's active volcano, "Kilauea". The intensity of the live volcanic landscape will surely take your breath away. This is just one of the unique sights you'll find on an island boasting 11 out of 13 climate zones present on Earth. Let our Black Beauties whisk you through the hidden tropical valleys of the Kohala mountains, alive with dozens of roaring waterfalls, and lift you above the beautiful rainforest of the Hamakua coast.

Witness the awesome beauty of the Kohala Mountains with panoramic views of the South Kohala Resort coastline.

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Captain Cook Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay

On this Kona dinner cruise (3-hours), we journey 12 miles down the Kona Coast to Captain Cook’s monument while a local historian points out over 50 points of interest and historic sites. Discover Hawaii’s rich history on this one-of-a-kind dinner cruise. Upon arriving in Kealakekua Bay, a Hawaiian-style buffet dinner is served.

Listen to live entertainment and watch a gorgeous, tropical sunset on the way back.

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