October 14, 2019 | 2 Minutes

New Hotels in Explorer Collection

New Hotels in Hawai‘i and Dubai

As a Member, you can enjoy new ways to experience the chic shores of O‘ahu’s Waikiki Beach or the exciting theme parks of Dubai. It’s easy to use Vacation Club Points to indulge in a stay at one of these two hotel locations newly available through the Explorer Collection.

Hawaiian Hideaway

Since 1927, the Royal Hawaiian has been a favorite refuge for travelers seeking a stylish sanctuary on famed Waikiki Beach. Known as the “Pink Palace of the Pacific,” this iconic beachfront hotel has hosted many celebrities and notable figures over the past century –– and as a Member, you can experience the luxury for yourself.

As a guest at this Luxury Collection resort, you’ll enjoy scenic views of Diamond Head, Waikiki Beach and the shimmering Pacific, plus superlative service and lavish amenities. Lounge at two pools offering both relaxing and interactive experiences, or indulge in a massage at the Abhasa Spa and Salon. You’ll also discover three on-site restaurants and a delectable bakery. For an evening of family fun, don’t miss the Aha Aina Luau every Monday and Thursday.

Dubai Thrills

Enjoy island flair and adrenaline-pumping fun with a stay at the Polynesian-inspired Lapita, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Autograph Collection. Uniquely located within Dubai Parks and Resorts, this family-friendly property offers convenient access to the thrills at RIVERLAND™ Dubai, LEGOLAND® Water Park, LEGOLAND® Dubai, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai and BOLLYWOOD PARKS™ Dubai.

While theme park fun is only steps away, you’ll also enjoy gracious amenities on-site, including a relaxing spa and delectable dining. Unwind with a cocktail at the lobby lounge bar or go for a sip in a refreshing pool. Young guests will love the Kids Club, and the young at heart will love floating along the lazy river.

  • To reserve your spot at an Explorer Collection hotel, contact Member Services.
  • Use Marriott Bonvoy points for stays at these hotels. To check availability, go to Marriott.com and check the “Use Points” box.  Remember, when you use Marriott Bonvoy points to reserve a five-night stay, you’ll only be charged for four nights.