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Honolulu, Hawaii‐ March 5, 2014‐ Lite Hotels, a division of Aqua Hospitality, is offering a free round of golf for guests staying at its Hilo Naniloa Hotel on Hawaii Island. The “Free Round of Golf” special includes a round at the Naniloa Golf Course when booking a stay at Hilo Naniloa
Hotel, now through December 14, 2014.

Designed by Alexander Kahapea, Naniloa Golf Course is a beautifully landscaped 9‐hole facility overlooking Hilo Bay. Open daily, the course was built in 1970 and includes golf instruction, a putting green and a driving range.

Lite Hotels “Free Round of Golf” special includes:
‐ 9 holes of golf per person, per stay at Naniloa Golf Course when booking a Bay View room category or higher at Hilo Naniloa Hotel
‐ Set of golf clubs per person, based on availability
‐ Additional 9 holes of golf available at $10 per person
‐ Cart rental available at $10 for 9 holes and $15 for 18 holes, based on availability
‐ Tee times booked at check‐in and subject to availability

“We’re thrilled to celebrate the addition of the bayfront Hilo Naniloa Hotel to our collection by offering guests an opportunity to play a free round of golf at a favorite local course,” said Elizabeth Churchill, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Aqua Hospitality. “The par 35 Naniloa Golf Course is a great amenity conveniently located across the street from the

Hilo Naniloa Hotel is a 383‐room hotel providing beachfront accommodations on 72 acres. It currently offers comfortable and affordable accommodations featuring views of Hilo Bay, Hilo Harbor and Mauna Kea. Amenities include daily complimentary continental breakfast, complimentary self‐parking, a bayside swimming pool and sun deck and a business center. The property is conveniently located near historic downtown Hilo with its interesting museums, galleries, restaurants, unique shops, nearby waterfalls, scenic attractions and Hilo International Airport. It also provides easy access to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, located 30 miles southwest on Highway 11.

Formerly known as Naniloa Volcanoes Resort, the property will undergo a major renovation and
emerge as an environmentally friendly, marine art‐themed resort. Hilo Naniloa Hotel, a Lite
Hotel, is located at 93 Banyan Drive.

To book the “Free Golf” special, call toll free at 855.309.5483 or visit Tee
times and club rental can be scheduled at check‐in.


About Lite Hotels℠
Lite Hotels is a group of eclectic, economy hotels that appeal to budget‐minded travelers. These
guests are seeking the most bang for their buck and appreciate the fundamentals — service,
convenience and cleanliness.

About Aqua Hospitality®
Aqua Hospitality is a Hawaii‐based management company founded in 2001. The company
provides full‐service management including sales, marketing, Internet distribution,
individualized branding, reservations, as well as revenue management to maximize profitability.
Currently representing 29 contemporary properties on Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai,
Hawaii Island and Guam, Aqua offers full‐service resorts, stylish boutique hotels, comfortable
budget properties and a historic hotel within a UNESCO World Heritage Site. For more
information on the company, individual hotels, and its three brands of hotels – Monogram
Hotel Collection, Aqua Hotels and Resorts and Lite Hotels – visit or
call 1‐808‐943‐9291. Aqua Hospitality is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation