Hours of operation

Spa Services: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Salon: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


To book your Spa or Salon appointment please contact us at (808) 325-8440 (in-house, dial 53).

Meet the Specialists

Acupuncturist, Hualālai Spa

Denise resides on Hawai’i Island in the town of Kailua Kona. She has been practicing Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine since 1992. She has a Master’s in Acupuncture and is nationally certified as a Diplomate in Acupuncture by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Denice has served as an instructor for 5 years at the Traditional Chinese College of Hawai‘i teaching Clinical Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Traditional Diagnosis & Pathology and Chinese Pharmacology I & II. She is also certified in Japanese Meridian Therapy, Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Constitutional Facial Acupuncture, Advanced Chinese Pharmacology, Kinesiology, Neurolink, Wisdom of the Body, BodyTalk, Sho-Ni-Shin (needle-free pediatric acupuncture technique) and Matrix Energetics Training. Added to her accolades is a Master’s Level in Reiki also known as a “Reiki Master” practitioner in the Usui Shiki Ryoho tradition. Her expertise in healing is relevant in her many accomplishments and her clients always walk away reassured that they are being nursed back to health.

Acupuncturist, Hualālai Spa

Jennifer Benner is originally from the Bay Area in California, Graduating from AIMC, Berkeley in 2003 she moved to Kona in 2004. She has a long list of healing modalities that includes Chi Nei Tsang (CNT), Tui Na, Reflexology, Qi Gong, and BodyMind Clearing that is incorporated into her acupuncture treatments. She also provides cupping, moxibustion, herbal medicine, nutritional principles, and safe application of essential oils. During her internship she was mentored by Dr. Angela C. Wu in San Francisco at Wu’s Healing Center. Her intensive training has mede Jennifer into a top acupuncturist and master of the art of healing.

Looking to the Future

Hualālai Resort continues to strive for excellence by providing impeccable service with the spirit of aloha. As we look toward the future, our goal to to exceed all expectations with kind service and graciousness will be our foundation that our guests and community receive.