Disney to open Oahu resort next year, independent of parks or cruise ships

Posted Tuesday, July 20, 2010 12:06 PM | Contributed by Jeff

In a move that sends either shivers of delight or shudders of loathing among fans of Hawaii, Disney is set to open its first resort in Oahu next year. Aulani is a different kind of development for Disney, the first that isn’t linked to a theme park or its cruise line. The hotel will be far from the famous tourist areas and beaches of Waikiki, which is on the other side of Honolulu, to the east, near Diamond Head. Ko Olina is the kind of self-contained environment Disney likes for many of its developments.

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