3 Reasons To Stay At Disney’s Aulani (Video)



If you’re looking for an amazing Hawaiian vacation, look no further than Disney’s Aulani Resort. With incredible amenities and activities for all ages, Aulani is the perfect place to stay on O’ahu. Here are three reasons why you should consider booking a stay at this amazing resort!

Disney Magic in Paradise

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Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa captures the magic of a Disney vacation with a tropical paradise backdrop

The Aulani has been voted as one of the best family resorts in Hawaii by major publications such as Conde Nast Traveler and Forbes Magazine for good reason! This resort captures the magic of a traditional Disney experience, while occupying a breath-taking setting in Hawaii’s Ko Olina on the west side of O’ahu. You can enjoy all of your favorite Disney characters without having to travel to through the hustle and bustle of the parks, and since the¬†resort is a Disney property, so you know the food will be delicious!

Hand-Picked Resort Location For Beautiful Sunsets

A lovely sunset from the cove at Aulani Resort & Spa
A lovely sunset from the cove at Aulani Resort & Spa

When Disney was developing this extraordinary resort, they hand-picked the resort’s specific location on the island of O’ahu for it’s spectacular sunset views to the west of the resort. If you’ve been to any of the Hawaiian islands, you know how amazing the sunsets can be, and this resort captures some of the best views on the islands. Disney has even gone the extra step to strategically plant palm trees to frame the sunset for your viewing pleasure.

Some of the best places on the resort to take in a sunset is from the adults-only infinity pool, from the lagoon, or even from the comfort of your private villa if you have an ocean-view room.

Best Water Activities of Any DVC Resort

Waikolohe (Mischievous Water) Pool at Aulani
Waikolohe (Mischievous Water) Pool at Aulani

Clocking in at #3, which may be divisive for those fans of Stormalong Bay at Disney’s Beach Club Villas, Aulani’s pools and lazy river have to be the best, if not one of the best, pool areas at any DVC resort. The resort has a beautiful beach and lagoon for swimming, with it’s own dedicated snorkeling pool that features thousands of fish to view, so you’ll never miss some excellent snorkeling views.

If you’re looking to travel off-property to swim, the hotel’s location in Ko Olina makes it easy to explore the island of Oahu, which also features some world-famous beaches but res assured you won’t need to leave the resort to get your fill of family water activities.

Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa

If you are looking for a place to go on vacation, Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa is the perfect spot. Located in Ko Olina, this resort offers guests all of the magic of Disney without any of the hassle or bustle typically found at their parks. It has beautiful sunsets every evening that will make your kids squeal with delight. There are plenty of family-friendly activities available as well if you don’t want to sit back and relax on one of its white sand beaches. And it boasts some amazing suites which rival those offered by other DVC resorts.

DVC Shop can help you plan your next trip so contact us today if you’re interested in buying DVC points at Aulani on the resale market or renting an Aulani confirmed reservation!

Written by

Rachel Van Norman


Contributing Writer

Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.

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