Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa

Experience paradise with a touch of Disney magic at Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas! Located in Ko Olina, on the island of O’ahu, Aulani invites guests to explore the natural wonders and rich traditions that make Hawaii the ultimate family getaway. From beautiful private beaches to entertainment, dining, and more, Aulani offers something for everyone while you relax and enjoy the island’s tropical splendor.

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Aulani Rooms

Designed with families in mind, Aulani offers members a wide range of accommodations from cozy hotel rooms up to Three-Bedroom Grand Villas. In addition to a variety of room options, the resort also provides four different room views for guests to choose from: Standard View, Island Gardens View, Poolside Gardens View, and Ocean View.

Aulani | Room Size and Occupancy

Standard Hotel Room

As a ‘mixed-use’ hotel, Aulani offers the ability to book a standard hotel room in addition to the resorts DVC villas. Hotel Rooms can accommodate up to four guests and feature two queen-size beds, a full bathroom, and a small refrigerator and coffee maker.

Size: 382 square feet
Approximate Number of Rooms: 8

Aulani | Bedroom With 2 Queen-Size Beds

Deluxe Studio

Although smaller than the resorts hotel rooms, Deluxe Studio accommodations provide more of the luxuries accustomed to Disney Vacation Club members. These rooms also sleep four and feature a queen-size bed and queen-size sleeper sofa. Deluxe Studios also include a full bathroom, a small kitchenette area, and a private porch or balcony.

Size: 356 square feet
Approximate Number of Rooms: 246

One-Bedroom Villa

One-Bedroom Villas at Aulani sleep up to five guests. These rooms feature a master bedroom with a king-size bed, as well as a queen-size sleeper sofa, and a single pull-down trundle bed in the living room. Rooms also include a full kitchen, and a split bathroom with a soaking tub, separate shower, and two sink areas. Additional amenities are a private porch or balcony, and a washing machine and dryer.

Size: 756 square feet
Approximate Number of Rooms: 245

Dedicated Two-Bedroom Villa

Families looking for more space and privacy will enjoy the resorts Dedicated Two-Bedroom Villas. Each villa consists of two bedrooms, a living room, a full kitchen, and two and a half bathrooms. These accommodations sleep up to nine guests and include one king-size bed, two queen-size beds, a queen-size sleeper sofa, and one sleeper chair. Additional amenities include a washer and dryer, and a private porch or balcony.

Size: 1,125 square feet
Approximate Number of Rooms: 245

Two-Bedroom Lock-Off Villa

As a slight alternative to the dedicated two-bedroom, the Two-Bedroom Lock-Off Villas at Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas consist of a combined Deluxe Studio and One-Bedroom Villa. These villas also accommodate up to nine guests and include one king-size bed, one queen-size bed, two queen-size sleeper sofas, and one single pull-down trundle bed.

Size: 1,125 square feet
Approximate Number of Rooms: 193

Three-Bedroom Grand Villa

Members looking for luxury and relaxation can stay in one of Aulani’s Three-Bedroom Grand Villas. These suites feature a master bedroom with a king-size bed, four queen-size beds, a queen-size sleeper sofa, and one sleeper chair. There is a full kitchen, washer and dryer, and three full bathrooms. Accommodating up to twelve guests, the Three-Bedroom Grand Villa represents the largest room category available at this resort.

Size: 2,174 square feet
Approximate Number of Rooms: 20

Vacation Points

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One of the unique features of Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas, is the ability to use your points to book a standard hotel room. Starting at 17 points per night, this provides members an incredible value to those looking for a quick getaway to paradise.

Overall, per night costs for most villas at Aulani represent some of the more expensive options across all Disney Vacation Club properties.

Average Weekly Cost (7-Nights):

  • Hotel Room: 126 vacation points
  • Deluxe Studio: 140 – 191 vacation points
  • One-Bedroom Villa: 277 – 370 vacation points
  • Two-Bedroom Villa: 382 – 503 vacation points
  • Three-Bedroom Grand Villa: 786 – 1,020 vacation points

*Average weekly cost varies based on view category selected.

Aulani | Two Queen-size Bed By the Balcony

Annual Dues

2024 Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas Annual Dues: $9.76 per point
or if Subsidized Annual Dues: $7.34 per point

Annual Dues or “maintenance fees” are paid yearly by Disney Vacation Club Members. These costs vary by resort and help cover real estate taxes, operating expenses, and administrative expenses for each resort.

Certain Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas resale contracts feature subsidized annual dues at a lower per point rate than listed above. This subsidy will be indicated on the contract listing and transfer to the purchaser.

Please note that for all stays at Aulani, the State of Hawaii also imposes a nightly transient accommodations tax. This tax is calculated based on the number of Vacation Points required for the stay, and the annual dues per vacation point. The amount of tax will vary from year to year, and the tax rate is subject to change. Taxes are paid at the time of check-out.

Dining and Restaurants

Aulani | Mini Mart With On-The-Go and Cooked-To-Order Food


Ulu Cafe: Whether you’re looking for a meal on-the-go or a cooked-to-order specialty, Ulu Cafe offers guests a variety of options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Little ‘Opihi’s – Beachside Kiosk: Hungry at the beach? This snack shack offers grab ‘n’ go selections, including chips, fresh fruit, salads, sandwiches, and more. Soft drinks, beer, wine, and cocktails are also available.

Lava Shack: Located in the Waikolohe Valley pool area, this convenient shop offers snacks, beverages, and sundries.

Mama’s Snack Stop: Guests looking for a quick meal or a savory snack while having fun in the sun can enjoy a variety of sandwiches, snacks, and sweets at this poolside eatery.

Pāpālua Shave Ice: Enjoy a refreshing and traditional Hawaiian shave ice treat to beat the heat on a warm day.

Casual Dining:

Aulani Resort | Buffet With Different Kind Of Foods From Appetizer to Desserts

Makahiki – The Bounty of the Islands: Aunty’s Breakfast Celebration will allow you to start the day with breakfast, live entertainment, and your favorite Disney Characters! This buffet features family favorites, traditional Asian dishes, and even a build-your-own omelet station.

For dinner at Makahiki, guests can enjoy the “Menehune Mischief” Character Dinner offering a musical and story-filled character dining experience with Aulani Resort’s beloved “Uncle” and his friends. This meal features a variety of fresh, locally sourced options for the entire family. Please note that while this dinner buffet is offered daily, the character experience is only available on certain days.

KA WA’A Luau: Take an exciting journey through the history of Hawaii. Aulani’s signature luau experience features three hours of song, dance, and storytelling as guests dine on an extensive buffet of island specialties. The menu includes fresh salads, seasonally-sourced vegetables, braised imu-style pork, whole roasted Hawaii-raised suckling pig, slow-roasted prime rib, haupia-coconut puddings, guava cakes, and tropical fruits.

Aulani | Entrance of 'AMA'AMA

Fine/Signature Dining:

‘AMA’AMA: Enjoy contemporary island-inspired cooking as you overlook the Ko Olina Beach. This signature dining restaurant offers open-air dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with modern interpretations of classic Hawaiian Island dishes. Please note that there is a dress code for dinner service.

In-Room Dining

In-room dining options are also available to guests from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm daily. Menus within your DVC Villa will showcase the wide variety of American favorites and specialty items available at your resort.


The ‘Ōlelo Room: Inspired by the Hawaiian language in its design, this signature lounge showcases the sights, sounds, and flavors of Hawaii. With indoor and outdoor seating, guests can enjoy live entertainment while sampling some light bites, tropical cocktails, and classic cocktails with a twist.

Off the Hook: Enter a fisherman’s seaside shack at this poolside location, offering quick-lunches or evening bites and an extensive beverage menu.

Wailana Pool Bar: Located in the adult-exclusive pool area, this open-air bar serves both familiar favorites and local, Hawaiian cuisine and cocktails.


Aulani Resort | Dress and Jewelries On The Store

Whether you are looking for that item that didn’t make it into your suitcase or the perfect gift to take to a friend or family member back home, Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas offers a wide variety of shopping options for members and guests:

Hale Menu: High-end fashion, jewelry, and gifts.

Kālepa’s Store: Convenience store offering groceries, sundries, and vacation essentials.

Laniwai – A Disney Spa: Soothing spa products.

Painted Sky: Bath bombs, jewelry, and toys.

Lava Shack: Beach gear, island apparel, and more.

Aulani | Swimming Pool At Aulani Resort

Pools and Amenities

Aulani is no exception when it comes to amazing Disney pools and recreational opportunities.

The Waikolohe Valley is the resorts main pool area offering something for the entire family. This 8,200 square foot zero-entry pool includes water slides, hot tubs, and a lazy river.

Kids will also enjoy the Keiki Cove splash zone, as well as the Menehune Bridge aquatic play area.

Looking for something more quiet and romantic? Head over to the Wailana Pool where guests ages 18 and up can relax and enjoy the beauty of Aulani.

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Guest at Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas can also take advantage of the following amenities:

  • Pau Hana Community Hall
  • Aunty’s Beach House Kids’ Club
  • O’ahu Rainbow Reef Snorkeling Lagoon
  • Variety of Hawaiian Excursions
  • Mikimiki Fitness Center
  • Laniwai – A Disney Spa
  • Ko Olina Golf Tours
Aulani Resort | A Lounge Area With Couches


Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas, is located 17 miles from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (formerly known as Honolulu International Airport). If traveling from the airport, guests will need to arrange for transportation to and from the resort, as no complimentary option is offered.

Companies such as Hele Hele Transportation and Platinum Limousine will provide reservation-based transportation services for a reasonable fee.

Free parking is also available for all Disney Vacation Club Members. Car rental is available at the Holoholo Desk. Alamo provides this service.

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Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa opened in August of 2011 and has a DVC contract end date of January 31st, 2062.