by Lisa A. Grimaldi | February 01, 2017

Meeting Hotels: Properties include the 2,860-room Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort; 1,636-room Sheraton Waikiki; 426-room Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach; 359-room Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa; 353-room The Modern Honolulu, and 311-room Ambassador Hotel Waikiki.

To find and compare hotels, and send RFPs, visit mcvenues.com.

Convention Center:  Hawaii Convention Center; exhibit space, 204,249 square feet; number of meeting rooms, 49. (808) 943-3500; meethawaii.com

Airport Transit: Honolulu International Airport, eight miles west of the Hawaii Convention Center. Transfer cost by taxi, $35

Taxes: Room tax, 9.25%; sales tax, 4.7125%; total tax on hotel rooms, 13.96%

Group Venue:
Set sail at sunset aboard Atlantis Cruises' newest offering, the 150-foot Majestic. The cruise vessel, which departs from Waikiki, features two expansive air-conditioned decks with panoramic windows and high ceilings, plus a huge open-air top deck. Private dinners and receptions for up to 400 participants are accommodated. (800) 381-0237

Contact: Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau, (808) 923-1811