Forbes Travel Guide's 2023 Star Awards

It is a great privilege to announce that Halekulani Okinawa has attained the 2023 Forbes Travel Guide Award Five-Star Rating for the second year in a row. 

SpaHalekulani has also received recognition for the second time from Forbes Travel Guide as a Four-Star spa.

“We are incredibly grateful and honored to have our property recognized as a Five-Star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide for the second year in a row,” says Jun Yoshie, General Manager of Halekulani Okinawa. “Since opening our doors in July 2019, we have made personalized service and unforgettable experiences our number one priority through luxury accommodations, innovative fine dining and unique cultural excursions. We are proud to retain our status as Okinawa’s only Five-Star hotel and are incredibly thankful for our team of passionate and dedicated staff, who have made this tremendously hospitable experience possible for our guests.”

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