In regards to recent volcanic activity taking place on the east side of Hawaii Island, please be advised that impacted areas are limited to lower Puna. This remote area is approximately 100 miles from the Kohala Coast, where the island’s major visitor accommodations and resorts are located. Guests at the Fairmont Orchid resort and surrounding areas are not impacted. Air quality in our area is considered good. The Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole (west) and Hilo International Airport (east) continue to operate normally.
Fairmont Orchid is honored to host a Hōkūle‘a Panel Presentation: Ohana Holomoana 76' Crew, on Sat May 5th in our Grand Ballroom. Join us at this family-friendly complimentary community event from 5:30-8:30pm featuring canoe activities, video showing of Hōkūle‘a's worldwide voyage, and meet the crew of the 1976 maiden voyage.