Deal struck for St. Regis

  • Contributed file photo by St. Regis Princeville Resort

    The open-air Makana Terrace overlooks Hanalei Bay and Makana Mountain at the St. Regis Princeville Resort.

  • Contributed file photo by Joe Frisinger

    Kauai has, per mile of coastline, more beaches than any other Hawaiian island. This beach is below the St. Regis in Princeville.

  • File photo courtesy Lily Williams

    Kona Brewing Company launched its latest craft beer Hanalei Island IPA in the destination of the brew’s inspiration; Hanalei. The event at the St. Regis brought together generations of locals.

PRINCEVILLE — After weeks of uncertainty, plans for the sale of the St. Regis Princeville Resort and the nearby Makai Golf Club to Starwood Capital Group were confirmed early Friday by a consultant handling the transaction for the large pension fund that currently owns the property.