The Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea has pulled out all the
pampering stops. The prop-erty’s new poolside “Tapas” Spa Treatment
Menu adds splash to an already plush guest experience. Typical
treats include complimentary use of shade cabanas and casabellas,
chaise lounge set-ups, Evian spritzes, chilled oshi bori face
towels, fruit kabobs and wireless modem access.
Like the popular namesake of individual food snacks served with
wine, the “Tapas” Menu fea-tures smaller sized versions of full spa
treatments. The 20-, 30- and 40-minute head, neck, shoulder, scalp
and foot massages can be enjoyed separately or combined.
Priced respectively at $65, $85 and $100 per increment, these
plush poolside indulges are available daily from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
The ultimate convenience, services are rendered poolside so
loungers can remain in their relaxing hot spot. Guests sign up for
a “Tapas” treatment with a pool attendant, so the request can be
spontaneous and without commitment of advance booking needed in The
Menu items include the Heavenly Foot Treat, Pacific Mango
Massage, Passage to Paia and Kukui Coconut Scalp Soothe.
“Wailea is the sunniest and driest part of the island of Maui,
but there is no charge for shade around our pool,” commented Mark
Simon, director of marketing at Four Seasons Resort Maui.
“Although other Maui resorts may charge more than $75 per day to
rent their cabanas, our shade cabanas and casabellas are provided
free of charge. This small touch is the cornerstone of the overall
poolside, pampered experience at the property.”
A typical day at the central Fountain Pool may begin with a
greeting from the pool server as he sets up a chaise lounge in a
private cabana. Or guests may join the pool action with
complimentary water aerobics and introductory scuba classes.
The nearby waterfall pool is frequented by “smaller” guests
appreciating the foot-deep shallow section, mini-waterslide and
array of water toys provided by the resort. Parents can request
playpens where infants and toddlers may nap without older siblings
missing any of the pool fun. Privacy canopies, highchair deliveries
and keiki (child) menus ensure guests never have to leave their
Also, there’s no need to leave the pool deck to check an e-mail
or surf the internet. The outdoor location is a “hot spot”
providing wireless modem access for lap-top users.
Hawaii’s only AAA Five Diamond and Mobil Five-Star resort, Four
Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea is situated on 15 oceanfront acres of
the island’s sunny southern coastline. The property is home to one
of the nations’ top-rated spas and three of Hawaii’s most acclaimed
restaurants Ferraro’s Bar e Ristorante, Spago Maui and Pa-cific