The Kaanapali Beach Hotel on Maui is offering a fall special that cuts room rates to $143 per night, a 28% savings. Throw in its free nightly hula show and you've got yourself a deal.
The deal: The offer runs from Aug. 21 to Dec. 22. Guests will have access to the hotel's free welcome breakfast their first day, as well as free daily cultural classes, including hula-dancing lessons, lei and ti leaf skirt-making classes, and lau (leaf) printing. Hiking, kayaking, horseback riding and golf are also available. The area's whale-watching season runs from December to May. The low-rise Kaanapali Beach Hotel has 432 guest rooms on 11 acres laced with tropical gardens. Amenities include two restaurants and a spa. The hotel prides itself on being a traditionally Hawaiian hotel, with Hawaiian quilt designs and tropical furnishings.
Contact: (800) 262-8450, www.kbhmaui.com
-- Chris Erskine