KIHEI, HI - 12-26-2012 Ė Fodorís, the leading name in travel guides for over 75 years, today announced that Luana Kai Resort has been recognized as a 2012 Fodorís Choice selection. This distinction designates Luana Kai as a leader in its field for service, quality, and value in the 2012 year.

The editors and experts of Fodorís have been selecting only the top fifteen percent of their listed properties and activities as Fodorís Choice award recipients since 1988. Every year, Fodorís writers experience, examine and evaluate thousands of hotels, restaurants and attractions in their travels across the globe. While every business included in a Fodorís guide is deemed worth a travelerís time, only those offering a truly remarkable experience are given the Fodorís Choice designation.

For more than 75 years Fodorís has presented travelers with the very top recommendations from hidden-away restaurants to can't-miss museums, to make sure theyíre making the most of their travels. The 2012 Fodorís Choice recipients are the best of the best, providing a remarkable experience in their price range or category.

As a 2012 Fodorís Choice property Luana Kai Resort will receive special recognition in the next Fodorís guidebook to this area and on

"We are very pleased to be included in the top of our category on Maui. Leslie Brown, Property Coordinator at Luana Kai has worked tirelessly since 1986 toward making everyone's stay at Luana Kai a GREAT DAY every day."

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