Seven Aston Hotels & Resorts Properties Among
HAWAI'I Magazine's Inaugural Readers' Choice Picks
HONOLULU, HI (March 20, 2013) – Seven Aston Hotels & Resorts properties have been selected among more than 50,000 picks in HAWAI'I Magazine's first-ever Readers' Choice Awards, underscoring Aston's commitment to providing the best choices, value and amenities for the widest range of travelers.
Featured in the March/April 2013 issue, readers chose their 372 winners in 59 categories for Hawaii's best hotels and resorts, places to eat and shop, activities, attractions, and more.
"These awards showcase Aston's appeal across any lifestyle, taste and budget, as selected by the people who matter most – our guests," said Shari Chang, senior vice president of sales, marketing, and revenue management for Aston Hotels & Resorts. "Aston’s properties stand out because they have so many value-added features, including amenities like fully stocked kitchens and barbecue areas, breathtaking views from nearly every room, and unbeatable locations, offering convenient access to activities and shopping."
Aston Hotels & Resorts properties on Oahu, Maui and Kauai were recognized across three categories:
- Best Luxury Hotel/Resort: Aston Waikiki Beach Tower #19
Aston Waikiki Beach Tower is the only condominium resort that made the HAWAI'I Magazine Best Luxury Hotel/Resort list. One of Waikiki's most exclusive condominium resorts, Aston Waikiki Beach Tower offers upscale elegance with an emphasis on personalized service. Every spacious suite offers magnificent oceanfront views and fully-equipped gourmet kitchens.
Oceanfront on Maui's breathtaking Kaanapali Beach, Aston Kaanapali Shores combines the comfort and convenience of a condominium with hotel-caliber services. The resort offers a popular year-round kids' program and complimentary scuba lessons.
Located directly across from famous Waikiki Beach, this fun and contemporary hotel features an exciting urban-Hawaiian beach theme – from the surfboard signage in the lobby to the vibrant colors of the rooms. "Breakfast on the Beach," served daily, offers a wide selection of hot and cold breakfast items that guests can enjoy poolside or take to go in a souvenir cooler bag.
- Best Budget Hotel: Aston Waikiki Circle Hotel #2; Aston Maui Lu #5; Aston Islander on the Beach #7; Aston Pacific Monarch #19
Aston Waikiki Circle Hotel's playful ambiance, ideal location and affordability make it a much-sought-after jewel in Waikiki. Located directly across from Waikiki Beach, this hotel offers convenient access to an exciting mix of shopping, dining, activities and nightlife.
Aston Maui Lu is situated on 28 lush acres, which include Maui's oldest coconut grove, secluded beach coves and a pool in the shape of Maui. Conveniently located at the entrance to Kihei, Aston Maui Lu is one of South Maui's best beachfront values.
Aston Pacific Monarch is a repeat visitor favorite, offering a panoramic view of Waikiki from its rooftop recreation deck. Great rates, terrific location, convenience and comfort are highlights of this recently renovated condominium resort.
Last fall, HAWAI'I Magazine polled its estimated 200,000 print edition and website readers, asking them to share their "Hawaii best" selections. More than 50,000 picks were tallied and compiled into the magazine's Readers' Choice Awards lists covering everything from favorite Hawaiian islands and towns; to the best ways to get to Hawaii; to top island golf courses and the best luau.
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