TOUR OF THE ABANDONED COCO PALMS RESORT - WAILUA, KAUAI - JANUARY 31, 2014. Amazing tour!...,this is the famous resort visited by the rich and famous before hurricane Iniki left it a shambles on 9/11/92. Most famous as the resort featured in Elvis's "Blue Hawaii"
Restoring the Coco Palms Hotel.The Coco Palms was the oldest hotel on the Garden Isle of Kaua`i, and was the world's most famous Polynesian resort. Elvis Presley filmed the finale of his film "Blue Hawaii" there in 1961, immortalizing its lush coconut groves and picturesque lagoons. When Hurricane Iniki struck in September 92, the Coco Palms was shut down indefinitely. The property, has been left to decay now for over a decade. The Coco Palms Hotel WILL FLOURISH AGAIN!!!!!!!!
Since it’s closure in 1992, the Coco Palms Resort has become the perfect destination for a 50′s Hawaiian-themed zombie flick. The infamous Blue Hawaii hotel has sat abandoned since Hurricane Iniki in 1992, just waiting for lei wearing walkers to roam its coconut cabanas.