Hyatt Hotels’ affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Mani Brothers Real Estate Group to rebrand the 75-room Travaasa Hāna into Hāna-Maui Resort, under the Destination Hotels brand.

Destination Hotels brand provides a diverse collection of independent hotels, resorts and residences across North America.

Hyatt global independent brands director Katie Johnson said: “Hyatt is excited to welcome Hāna-Maui Resort to the Destination Hotels brand and Hyatt’s robust Hawaii portfolio.

“With more than 40 years of operations in Hawaii, we are pleased to expand our footprint on the beautiful island of Maui. We appreciate all the Hāna destination has to offer and look forward to sharing its rich local culture with guests while providing immersive discoveries.”

Situated in town of Hāna on the eastern tip of Maui, Hāna-Maui Resort is set above Hāna Bay overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

Hāna is known for its raw beauty and wild rainforests, quaint ranches and pastures, local artisans, rich culture and history and close-knit community.

Featuring 75 guest rooms, suites, bungalows and family residences, Hāna-Maui Resort will offer amenities including two dining options, an expansive indoor-outdoor spa and wellness centre, two pools, a yoga pavilion, etc.

The resort will provide transportation options for guests with both a private helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft to Hāna in the near future.

In the wake of Covid-19 local travel restrictions, Hāna-Maui Resort has suspended operations and expects to resume operations on 1 October.

The resort will remain open through a planned two-year phased renovation.

Hāna-Maui Resort has also joined the World of Hyatt programme, which provides members with opportunities to avail loyalty benefits on qualifying hotel stays, dining and spa services, meetings, events. Currently, the offers available to Hāna-Maui Resort guests through Hyatt include A Warm Welcome Awaits.