Friday, May 9, 2014

FilCom selects award-winning Creations in Caterng as in-house catering provider

Creations in Catering announced a partnership with the Filipino Community Center (FilCom Center) to offer quality catering service and manage short-term rental arrangements at their community center in Waipahu.

Located at 94-428 Mokuola Street in Waipahu, the FilCom Center spreads over two acres in the former sugar mill town.  The three-story Center covers 50,000 square feet and is the largest Filipino Community Center outside of the Philippines.

The partnership with Creations in Catering ensures quality catering and special event handling for the Waipahu community and especially for the residents in West Oahu looking for a place to meet or celebrate special occasions.  As an award-winning and locally-owned company, the team easily anticipates the unique needs and tastes of the multi-cultural guests and feedback from the community is always outstanding. 

FilCom offers beautiful indoor and outdoor venues with a grand, old world charm and stunning Spanish-influenced architecture including:

·         A 6,000 square-foot Casamina-Flores Ballroom
·         Conference room for 12 people
·         Meeting rooms for up to 38 people
·         The Consuelo Courtyard, complete with a fountain and cafe seating
·         Ballroom accommodating 380 people for a sit-down dinner
·         Ample free parking

Creations in Catering coordinates all rental and catering arrangements for banquets, meetings and conference room reservations.  Individuals and small groups interested in taking a tour of the FilCom facilities or book a meeting or special event can call (808) 680-0451 where David Webb, Special Events Coordinator at Creations in Catering, has an office. 

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Luana Waikiki offers $99 kamaaina rate during April and May

A new addition to the Aqua ohana, Luana Waikiki is extending a $99/night rate to kamaaina looking to spend a few days in Waikiki.

Luana Waikiki is a contemporary boutique hotel overlooking Ft. DeRussy, at 2045 Kalakaua Avenue.  The AAA three-diamond property has 225 rooms with lanai and features a Hawaiian-style design and spacious accommodations. Hotel amenities include:

·         sundeck with swimming pool and barbecue area
·         large fitness center
·         Protea cafĂ©
·         Ville de Coco spa and nail salon
·         complimentary coffee and tea service daily
·         complimentary yoga in the park on Wednesday and Sunday
·         complimentary folding bikes
·         WiFi Internet access throughout

Guest rooms have flat-screen televisions and safes for extra security. Many rooms also include kitchenettes (if you like to prepare snacks and small meals during your stay) and living areas.

For those that do want to take advantage of the special, please email your reservation request to Mark Turina (Guest Service Supervisor), or Sunny Chan (Guest Service Manager) @

For more information about the hotel, property, visit

Monday, March 17, 2014

Free Golf for guests of Hilo Naniloa Hotel

The Hilo Naniloa Hotel is offering a “Free Round of Golf” at the Naniloa Golf Course to guests when booking a stay at the hotel, now through December 14, 2014.

Naniloa Golf Course is a beautifully landscaped 9-hole facility overlooking Hilo Bay, designed by Alexander Kahapea and built in 1970.  It is open daily, offering golf instruction, putting green and driving range. 

“Free Round of Golf” at Naniloa Golf Course features:

  • 9 holes of golf per person, per stay, when booking a Bay View room category or higher
  • Set of golf clubs per person, based on availability
  • Additional 9 holes of golf available at $10 per person
  • Cart rental available at $10 for 9 holes and $15 for 18 holes, based on availability
  • Tee times booked at check-in and subject to availability

The par 35 Naniloa Golf Course is a great amenity conveniently located across the street from the Hilo Naniloa Hotel. 

Hilo Naniloa Hotel amenities include:

  • Comfortable and affordable accommodations featuring views of Hilo Bay, Hilo Harbor and Mauna Kea
  • Daily complimentary continental breakfast
  • Free self parking
  • Bayside swimming pool and sun deck
  • Meeting and banquet facilities
  • Business center
  • 72 landscaped acres

Hilo Naniloa Hotel’s location near historic downtown Hilo with its interesting museums, galleries, restaurants, unique shops; nearby waterfalls; scenic attractions and Hilo International Airport makes it a perfect for a quick getaway.  Extended stays are best when including a visit to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, located 30 miles southwest on Highway 11.

To book the “Free Golf ” special, call toll free: 855.309.5483 or visit  Schedule your tee time and club rental at check-in.