Hours of Operation
Open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily. The Center is located on the ocean side of The Club Shop.
Reservations & Schedules
Weekly schedules are available at the Concierge or Cultural Center. Please call to make reservations (808) 325-8520 (in-house, dial 47) and to reconfirm complimentary programs.
Activities and Programs
All the programs at the Ka‘ūpūlehu Cultural Center are complimentary. Classes subject to change without notice.
Master the art of feather tying. Create a flower with brightly colored feathers. Limit 4 guests. (Children must be assisted by a parent or guardian) .
Let’s speak Hawaiian! Come and discover the beauty of the Hawaiian language. (8 yrs. to adult)
Humu kapa kuiki. Learn to quilt with our kumu. (12 yrs. to adult) Limit 4 guests.
Sway to the sound of the ‘ukulele. Dance a modern hula with family and friends. All ages.
Ti Leaf Lei
Wili (twine) a lei of ti leaves and learn about the many uses of this plant. (12 yrs to adult) Limit 4 guests.
Hawaiian canoe plants and Hawaiian legends. Whether these plants are native, introduced or indigenous learn how each were used and the purpose each played which help sustain the Hawaiian communities. All ages welcome. Limit 4 guests.
Ulana lauhala kakou! Weave a bracelet from the leaf of the pandanus tree. (12 yrs. to adult) Limit 4 guests.
Wili ‘apana. Learn the wili style of making a traditional hair adornment using the ti leaf. Limit 4 guests.
Learn the art of Hawaiian chant, a poetic phrase that can welcome someone or share a story. Learn how and why this melodic sound was part of Hawaiian protocol. All ages welcome. Limit 4 guests.
Lei of Aloha
String a lei of unending love with flowers. All ages welcome. Limit 4 guests.
E komo mai, come in, ask questions, learn about Hawai’i and this ahupua`a of Ka`ūpūlehu.
Voyaging by the stars. Learn how the Hawaiians navigated across the Pacific using celestial navigation. All ages welcome. Limit 4 guests.
Ti Hula Skirt
Have grace in your hands and hula in your skirt!
Learn the traditional way to make a hula skirt with ti leaves. Limit 4 guests.
Get a taste of Hawaiian music. A beginner class where you can learn some basic ‘ukulele chords and play some songs. (12 yrs. to adult) Limit 4 guests.
Voyage of the Hawaiians
Discover how the ancient Hawaiians made the voyage to their new home in these islands. All ages. Limit 4 guests.
Next 20 Years
Hualālai Resort reached a new milestone on September 2016: 20 years of excellence as one of the world’s most acclaimed luxury residential resorts. We look forward to another 20 years of excellence by providing impeccable service with the spirit of aloha.