The Whaler introduces renovation special

For a limited time, Maui’s The Whaler on Kaanapali Beach is offering special rates. The rates are offered by Aston Hotels & Resorts in celebration of the completion of The Whaler’s US$14-million exterior renovation, which included enhanced lanais with new tile, railings and planter boxes and a contemporary earth tone colour palette. This recent renovation project was preceded by major pool, garden courtyard and porte cochere improvement initiatives in 2009. With its two classic, 12-storey towers, this luxury condominium resort on Kaanapali Beach is conveniently located directly across from two championship golf courses and adjacent to Whalers Village shopping centre. Each studio, one- and two-bedroom suite offers a full kitchen and a spacious, private lanai with a spectacular view of Kaanapali Beach or the resort’s tropical gardens. The Whaler also includes an oceanfront pool with jet spa and cabanas, onsite day spa and salon, fitness centre and barbecue areas near the beach. “Rediscover Perfection”rates (all in US dollars) start from: Studio Garden View from $175 per night; Studio Ocean View from $209 per night; One Bedroom / Two Bath Garden View Suite from $229 per night; One Bedroom / One Bath Ocean View Suite from $279 per night; One Bedroom / Two Bath Ocean View Suite from $299 per night. Rates are valid for travel from April 15 to June 19. (