Escape to our Oceanfront Kauai Vacation Rentals and Experience Paradise. Magical. Heavenly. The words most often used by guests to describe Hanalei Colony Resort. Nestled on a secluded stretch of golden beach, set against the magnificent mountains of Kauai’s north shore, this intimate resort offers much more than just a place to stay. Relaxation. Rejuvenation. Romance. Renewal. A true getaway for travelers of all ages set off the beaten path in one of the most beautiful places imaginable: the Island of Kauai.