Forbes Travel Guide's 2022 Star Awards

It is a great privilege to announce that Halekulani Okinawa has attained the 2022 Forbes Travel Guide Award Five-Star Rating.  The accolade represents a dual milestone, as the first Forbes Travel Guide Award for the resort in Japan and the first Five-Star property in Okinawa.

SpaHalekulani has also received recognition for the first time from Forbes Travel Guide as a Four-Star spa, the only Star-rated spa in Okinawa.

"It is a tremendous honor to have our beloved property recognized as a Five-Star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide for the first year," says Jun Yoshie, General Manager.  "Since opening our doors in July 2019, we have strived to provide guests with personalized service and unforgettable experiences through luxury accommodations, innovative fine dining and unique cultural excursions.  We are proud to be Okinawa's first Five-Star hotel and are incredibly thankful for our team of passionate and dedicated staff, who have made this exceptionl guest experience possible for our guests."

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