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Governor David Ige, Hawaii Tourism Authority Praise Norwegian Cruise Line for Resuming Weekly Hilo and Kona Port Calls

Hawaii Governor David Ige and the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) today praised the decision of Norwegian Cruise Line to begin resuming port calls in Hilo and Kona on the island of Hawaii starting next week.

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HTA Issues RFPs to Help Fund Programs Supporting Hawaiian Culture, Natural Resources and Community-Oriented Events in 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) today issued three Request for Proposals offering to provide funding support to qualified programs that will perpetuate Hawaiian culture, preserve natural resources and present community events in 2019.

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Hawaii’s Eruption Disruption

According to the latest figures from ForwardKeys which predicts future travel patterns by analysing 17 million booking transactions a day, the devastating effects of the eruption of the Kilauea volcano have extended to Hawaii’s tourism industry too. … Continue Reading

Hawaii’s Visitor Statistics Results for April 2018

George D. Szigeti, president and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), issued the following statement commenting on Hawaii’s visitor statistics results for April 2018.

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The Living Room Cast Experience Aloha In Hawaii

Hawai‘i Tourism Oceania has teamed up with Hawaiian Airlines and Hilton Hotels and Resorts to whisk Australia’s most loved lifestyle program The Living Room away for a special Hawai‘i episode, which will air on 1 June 2018. … Continue Reading

“Air Quality is Safe in the Hawaiian Islands” – Hawaii Governor David Ige and State’s Top Health Official

Knowing travelers are expressing concerns about emissions from Kilauea volcano, Hawaii Governor David Ige and State Department of Health Director Dr. Virginia Pressler emphasized today that the air quality of the Hawaiian Islands is safe and should not dissuade them from booking vacations.

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All Counties and All Classes of Hawaii Hotel Properties Reported Solid RevPAR and ADR Increases in April

April is a traditionally off-peak travel month, however, Hawaii hotels statewide reported solid increases in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR) and room occupancy, according to the Hawaii Hotel Performance Report issued today by the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA).

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Hawaii Governor David Ige: “Travel is Safe to the Hawaiian Islands”

As dramatic video footage is shown daily from the island of Hawaii of lava flowing, new fissures opening and ash plumes, Hawaii Governor David Ige reassured people worldwide that Kilauea volcano is being closely monitored and stated emphatically: “Travel is safe to the Hawaiian Islands.” … Continue Reading

Island Of Hawaii Volcano Update The Hawaiian Islands Are Safe For Residents And Visitors Airports, Accommodations And Activities Are Open Statewide

At 4:17 a.m. HST on May 17, 2018, a steam and ash eruption occurred from Halemaumau Crater within Kilauea Caldera at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, resulting in an ash cloud that drifted northeast. … Continue Reading

Hawaii Timeshare Properties Averaged 89.5 Percent Occupancy in 2017

Hawaii’s timeshare industry reported occupancy of 89.5 percent statewide in 2017, a slight 0.2 percentage point decrease versus 2016, according to data released today by the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA). In comparison, occupancy of hotel properties statewide averaged 80.0 percent in 2017.

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