Honualai sits on the shores of a calm, protected bay in Puako, on the Big Island's Kohala Coast, just five minutes south of the world-renowned Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. This six bedroom 11,000 sq ft home consists of open lanai and airy breezeways designed in a gracious island style.
The understated elegance prevails throughout the interior spaces, tropical vegetation, manicured lawns and exquisite furnishings. Reminiscent of the Hawaii of old, guests find a peace and tranquility that is masterfully combined with gracious hospitality making Honualai a place of total relaxation and restoration. Six bedrooms and eight bathrooms provide ample space for groups large and small.
An extensive pool terrace with blue-tiled swimming pool is the focal point of the main waterfront lawn. Tiki torches ring the perimeter providing a dramatic setting at sunset. The home includes a fully equipped kitchen, formal living and dining areas and open-air, covered lanai, presenting many options for gatherings and dining. Each guest suite includes en-suite bath with flexible bedding configurations. Honualai is centrally located on the Kohala Coast with easy access to nearby Resort beaches and dining and just 20 minutes to the upcountry town of Waimea.
A five (5) night minimum stay is required throughout the year and a ten (10) night minimum stay is required for the Christmas/New Year's Period. Please note, the estate has an on-site, full time caretaker. This property is compliant with Hawaii State Legislation (HB2078) for vacation rental accommodations, Lic#88-0206699.
Nearby Attractions: Beach: 5 min drive; Shopping: 10 min walk; Food/Wine: 10 min drive