Sensei Lanai, A Four Seasons Resort and Four Seasons Resort Lanai Top Condé Nast Traveler 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards

Resorts recognised for providing the ultimate guest experience in Hawaii
October 5, 2021,
Hawaii, Lanai, U.S.A.

Condé Nast Traveler today released its 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards and Sensei Lanai, A Four Seasons Resort has been named #1 Resort in Hawaii while oceanfront Four Seasons Resort Lanai follows next on the list at #2 Resort in Hawaii.

"We are thrilled that Condé Nast Traveler readers have chosen our properties for the top two awards spots," says Alastair McAlpine, General Manager, Four Seasons Resorts Lanai. "We offer two very distinct escapes on this one island and beyond our luxurious resorts, I believe the exceptional hospitality and the genuine desire of our staff to share our culture and land with all who visit Lanai make this an unforgettable experience.”

Sensei Lanai also ranked #17 on the Best Resorts in the World while Four Seasons Resort Lanai was recognised at #32 in the World.  Lanai was named #3 Island in the United States.

The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest‐running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as “the best of the best of travel.” More than 800,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers spanning the globe submitted a record‐breaking number of responses, rating their travel experiences.

Sensei Lanai, A Four Seasons Resort offers an ideal adults-only setting to commit to personal wellness and learn daily practices to live longer, healthier lives. Tropical gardens serve as a background to outdoor sculptures by renowned artists, fitness facilities, an outdoor pool, onsen heated baths and a putting course. Dine at Sensei by Nobu, enjoy a variety of complimentary fitness and wellness classes, luxuriate in 1,000 square foot (93 square metre) private spa hales with a range of therapeutic treatments or delve deeper into paths that align with intentions in one-on-one sessions with a trained team of Sensei Guides and practitioners who hold degrees in their respective fields including exercise science, nutrition, yoga and mindfulness.

The 90,000 acre (36,000 hectare) Hawaiian paradise is a veritable island sanctuary offering land, ocean and air activities, many managed by Four Seasons.  The beachfront Four Seasons Resort Lanai features 213 guest rooms in a series of low-rise buildings spread along the Pacific coastline, providing a private residential experience.  The Resort offers outdoor restaurants including NOBU LANAI, spa, championship golf and tennis, a kids club, beach and pool with spacious seating areas nestled among tropical gardens, complimentary wellness classes, cultural workshops and luxury retail boutiques.

Any bookings made by November 30, 2021 will also include round-trip Honolulu flights on Lanai Air, for all guests in room. Inclusion is combinable with all offers; travel must be completed by April 30, 2022.* Lanai Air’s fleet of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft, operated by Western Aircraft, offer flexible, daily service between Honolulu and Lanai. Each flight is operated by two pilots and each plane seats up to six passengers in elegant and spacious surroundings. Upon arriving to the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu, guests will be greeted at their arrival gate, collect any luggage at baggage claim (if needed), then head to Lanai Air’s private hangar. Round-trip transfers to the Resort and intra-island shuttles are also included.


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