Whether your meeting or special event is for 20 people or 800-plus, the oceanfront Mauna Kea Beach Hotel offers a well-functioning, perfectly catered and unforgettable Mauna Kea event venue. Meetings, conferences, seminars and other gatherings at the hotel are hosted with impeccable attention to detail and our legendary spirit of aloha. A dedicated catering and conference service team is on hand to help with everything from meeting space selection, business and audio/visual technology and food to accommodations, transportation and entertainment – leaving you with the time and bandwidth to relax on the beach, improve your tennis game or tee off for a round of golf.


Event Rooms

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Kona Boardroom

Meetings & Events

Host your event on Hawaii Island in meeting rooms with world-famous Mauna Kea Beach as a backdrop

Our 300-person Kauna'oa Ballroom space boasts floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping bay views Learn More
Take advantage of our Beachfront Wing "hotel-within-a-hotel" concept and seasonal meeting promotions
Book a stunning outdoor space, perfect for themed events, conferences and small or large meetings Learn More
Our Mauna Kea event venues include indoor and outdoor meeting space for small and high-end events Learn More
Let our event planner see to everything from meeting space design to group outings in Mauna Kea Learn More

Meeting Rooms & Event Space

For spectacular settings and dream gatherings start planning your next event in Hawaii with meeting rooms and conference facilities and services all in the perfect location.

Kauna‘oa Ballroom
Kauna'oa Ballroom & Kauna'oa Pre-Function

Kauna’oa Ballroom: An unparalleled oceanview space designed to blur the barrier between inside and out. Kauna’oa Pre-Function Area: Adjacent to and surrounding the Kauna’oa Ballroom are an outdoor lanai, open-air sitting area and built-in bar area accented by a striking mural commissioned in 2016 by Mauna Kea and painted by local artist Solomon Enos.

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Vista Decks

Located on the hotel’s promenade level overlooking breathtaking Kauna’oa Bay, this is the perfect place to say “I do,” host an intimate reception or a private dinner, or customize any gathering with a wow-factor view.

Garden Room & Garden Terrace

Garden Room: Upper and lower levels of the Garden Room are superb for receptions, meetings, intimate events and cocktail parties or as a group hospitality room. Garden Terrace: An intimate patio situated just outside of the Garden Room, the perfect location for small gatherings any time of the day.

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Lloyd Sexton Gallery

A renewed, enclosed venue featuring hardwood floors, original artwork decor and an air wall divider for use of all or half of this beautiful room.

Kohala Room

Unique meeting area with glass accordion-style doors, allowing the Kohala Room to fully utilize the Atrium and Atrium Deck area, making this space perfect for indoor-outdoor functions.

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Kona Boardroom

Kona Boardroom comes with 16 comfy board-of-director chairs plus a flat screen TV, in-table power options and a built-in white wall, perfect for brainstorming. The foyer creates the ideal space for light refreshment set-ups and networking during those 10-minute meeting breaks.

Luau Grounds
Lu'au Grounds

Escape the ordinary under a canopy of trees, nestled along the rocky shoreline in this setting as unique as Mauna Kea herself.

「North Point Lawn」—宴会形式セットアップ
North Pointe Lawn

Picturesque lawn with sweeping views of the Kohala coastline; stunning location for theme parties and receptions.

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South Pointe Lawn

With the ocean in front bordered by a Naupaka hedge for privacy and tall tropical coconut trees adding to the ambiance, this venue presents innumerable opportunities for a variety of gatherings.

North Pointe Lawn - Wedding Reception Setup
Beachfront Lawn

Our largest outdoor venue is adjacent to the white sands of Kauna’oa Bay, fronting the hotel’s Beachfront Wing.

Aerial View

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You can virtually explore our stunning resort and experience full 360 degree views of the property features, guest rooms, restaurants and meeting venues.

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Culinary Traditions, Inspired Cuisine

Renowned for exceptional cuisine, we can deliver an amazing dining experience for your event.

Meetings & Menus

On Hawaii’s Big Island, world-class cuisine is a hallmark of Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. We offer an array of irresistible menu options for event planners, or, we will work together to create customized special menus.

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Special Events

Begin a new tradition and celebrate your next special occasion at our Mauna Kea event venues. Whether a family reunion, graduation, birthday or anniversary, an open-air luau for hundreds or an intimate sunset dinner for two at the torch-lit 3rd hole, our event specialists will help design a personal and timeless memory.

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Event/Function Services

On-site catering & convention staff with Audio-visual services and equipment provided by PSAV, High-speed internet access, and T1 lines available in all meeting venues

Business Services

Shipping and receiving services available . We also provide Hhgh speed wireless internet access

Group Services

Creative meeting planning and coordination for your group with a full-service concierge to assist your attendees with planning their leisure activities. Complimentary fresh flower lei, cold oshi-bori and tropical juice, and complimentary in-room welcome amenity. Ask about our custom-tailored spouse and family programs

North Point Lawn - Banquet Setup

Weddings & Occasions

Our Big Island of Hawaii wedding venue features spectacular views of the ocean and Mauna Kea Beach

Kauna'oa Ballroom is ideal for intimate indoor weddings or gatherings, with a capacity of up to 390 Learn More
Our Big Island of Hawaii wedding venue overlooks the iconic 3rd hole of our resort golf course Learn More
Customized menus are created for all weddings and gatherings by our professional culinary team Learn More
The Beachfront Wing of our Mauna Kea Beach Hotel is perfect for wedding groups and family gatherings
Let our wedding planner see to venue décor, tailored catering and fun resort activities in Mauna Koa Learn More

Begin Your Life as One with Weddings at Mauna Kea

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel has long been a favorite destination for a romantic wedding on the Big Island of Hawaii. Our wedding venues are the perfect setting, whether you dream of an intimate, barefoot ceremony on the beach or a grand, indoor reception fit for Hawaiian royalty, the resort’s wedding coordinators provide personalized attention to every detail so your special day is perfect.

Exclusive Wedding Packages

Let us take care of the details and make your special day on the Big Island of Hawai’i timeless with one of our wedding packages.

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Original Third Tee

The Original Third Tee on the world famous Mauna Kea Golf Course is one of the most popular wedding venues at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. This historic back tee box is situated high on an ancient lava bluff among coconut palms and sculpted fairways. The rolling blue surf of the Pacific Ocean and vibrant hues of a setting sun complete the dramatic setting.

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New Third Tee

Near the Original Tee, this larger promontory on the third hole of Mauna Kea Beach Hotel’s golf course is our most popular wedding locale. Also high on a lava bluff, it sits just above the manicured fairway and the ocean’s inlet creating a dramatic setting for dreamy “I do’s.”

「North Point Lawn」—宴会形式セットアップ
North Pointe Lawn

This large area is located on the north end of the hotel’s grounds and offers expansive views of the beach and Hawaii’s Kauna‘oa Bay. A lava stone patio serves as the stage for your Big Island wedding ceremony, while the adjacent lawn provides ample room for a wedding reception or dinner to follow.

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South Pointe Lawn

Adjacent to the beach at the southern end of the property, lies an enclosed lawn for larger weddings or reception parties. Set among a grove of coconut palms and jungle-like vegetation, it presents an exceptional opportunity to create unique events which stray from the expected.

Manta Point
Manta Ray Lookout

Directly at water’s edge sits a man-made circular lava outcropping. As the name implies, this locale provides resort guests with the popular evening tradition of viewing manta rays in the sea below. By day, there is no spot closer to the Pacific… without getting wet!

Kauna'oa Ballroom

Kauna'oa ballroom features breathtaking panoramic views of Kauna'oa Bay and coastline. Floor to ceiling windows lend an airy and spacious feel to this versatile and luxurious venue.

Garden Room

Terraced dining levels with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass panels on all walls offer panoramic views of the resort and the Kohala Coast. This venue features three tiers of seating and separate room for the buffet. All elements combine to bring the best of Hawaii’s natural beauty under roof.

Luau Grounds

Set among mature, sheltering trees and lush tropical flowers oceanside, this is one of the most authentic wedding venues of its kind on the Big Island. An existing stage, bar, imu (underground oven) and buffet lend themselves naturally to weddings or any other celebration. Due to the resort’s regularly scheduled Hawaiian luau, Tuesdays and Fridays are not available.

「Vista Deck」—ディナーのセットアップ
Vista Decks

Located on the hotel’s promenade level overlooking breathtaking Kauna’oa Bay, this is the perfect place to say “I do,” host an intimate reception or a private dinner, or customize any gathering with a wow-factor view.

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