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Outrigger properties awarded TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence and Hall of Fame recognitions


Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort, Castaway Island, Fiji

WAIKIKI, HONOLULU, HAWAII Twenty Outrigger Hotels and Resorts branded, affiliated and managed properties across Hawaii and the Asia-Pacific region have been awarded Certificates of Excellence by TripAdvisor, with nine of those properties receiving TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame designation for 2015.

According to TripAdvisor, a Certificate of Excellence achievement is a direct result of consistent top reviews of the establishment from TripAdvisor travelers. Hotels and resorts that regularly receive excellent traveler reviews on TripAdvisor are recognized for their high standard of service, and only the top 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.

“Earning this prestigious award from TripAdvisor is an honor for all Outrigger hosts,” said Sean Dee, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Outrigger Enterprises Group. “We pride ourselves on providing guests with exceptional experiences and unparalleled hospitality, so we couldn’t be prouder to have received this recognition from our customers.”

To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Recipients awarded the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame accolade are businesses that have won the Certificate of Excellence for five years in a row.

“TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional hospitality businesses that have received consistent praise and recognition by travelers on the site,” said Marc Charron, president, TripAdvisor for Business.

The Outrigger branded, affiliated and managed resorts that received the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame designation for 2015 include:


  • Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort
  • Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort
  • Fairway Villas Waikoloa by Outrigger®
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton™ – Waikiki Beach Walk®
  • Holiday Inn Resort® Waikiki Beachcomber
  • Wyndham at Waikiki Beach Walk®


  • Castaway Island, Fiji
  • Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort


  • Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort

The Outrigger branded, affiliated and managed resorts that received the Certificate of Excellence for 2015 include:


  • Waikiki Shore by Outrigger®
  • Palms at Wailea Maui by Outrigger®
  • Waipouli Beach Resort & Spa Kauai by Outrigger®
  • Kanaloa at Kona by Outrigger®
  • The Kapalua Villas, Maui
  • Wyndham Kona Hawaiian Village
  • Wyndham Mauna Loa Village by the Sea
  • Wyndham Royal Garden Resort
  • The Hokulani Waikiki by Hilton Grand Vacations


  • Outrigger Guam Beach Resort


  • Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort