Considered Hawaii’s premier resort destination, featuring world-class golf and breathtaking outdoor activities, Laurance Rockefeller’s Mauna Kea Resort presents some of the finest opportunities for luxury real estate within Hawaii’s Big Island. Often considered some of the most desirable properties on the Island, Mauna Kea offers several distinct choices when it comes to housing styles. Local real estate expert and Big Island resident, Harold Clarke invites you to browse his website to discover a world of distinct pleasures and privileges only available to the lucky residents of this unparalleled community.
The residents of Mauna Kea Resort enjoy access to two exceptional golf courses. The Mauna Kea Golf Course, designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr., is a legendary masterpiece located on 230-acres and offers sweeping panoramic views of both sea and land. With unique crushed lava rock along the fairways and greens, when the Mauna Kea Golf Course opened in December 1964, it was quickly recognized as the grand dame of all Hawaii golf courses – a title it is unlikely to surrender anytime soon. The second course at Mauna Kea Resort is an 18-hole championship course located approximately 700-feet above sea level.
In addition to world-class golf, Mauna Kea residents also enjoy access to two of the finest white sandy beaches in all of Hawaii, an oceanfront tennis complex, and the elegant amenities of two luxurious beach hotels: Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. Interestingly, the Hapuna Beach Price Hotel was build at the site ancient Hawaiians called “Hapuna” or “the spring that gives forth life,” where natural artesian springs were once a source of renewal to weary travelers. Today, the resort is dedicated to preserving this history and you’ll find an extraordinary collection of over 1,600 art works of Asian and Oceanic cultures.
Real Estate in Mauna Kea
When you’re ready to explore the many options available to you within the Mauna Kea Resort, you’ll be happy to find several distinct neighborhoods offering a plethora of real estate choices. Let’s take a look at some of the options:
The Villas at Mauna Kea: The Villas, designed by the renowned architectural firm of Wells & Klages, are comprised of 40 condominium residences, each situated to take full advantage of the terrain and views of the mountain and ocean that surround the area. As Hawaii’s most exclusive condominium development, these properties are highly desired.
The Bluffs at Mauna Kea: Centrally located within the resort, The Bluffs were an original part of the master plan for Mauna Kea. You will find approximately 20 single-family homes within this 44-acre community, many of which overlook the ocean between Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. The home sites here are close enough to hear the sound of the surf.
Kumulani at The Uplands: Overlooking world-class golf courses, two luxury hotels and the unsurpassed beauty Hapuna Beach and Kauna’oa Bay, The Uplands is one of the final developments within the resort. Many consider this community to be one of the last great opportunities in Hawaii residential real estate. Within this community you will find condominiums offering 2 bedroom/2 bath designs, all which seem to have sweeping views of the landscape below.
The High Bluffs: There are a very select number of home sites that make up the High Bluffs. With outstanding ocean views and the highest elevation below Queen Ka’ahumanu Highway, this community offers the ideal central location between Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. Found along the 17th fairway of the Hapuna Golf Course, lots average just under one-acre and are ideal for the homeowner who wants to be close to it all.
Other residential communities within Mauna Kea Resort include Apa’apa’a at the Uplands, Fairways at Mauna Kea South, Fairways at Mauna Kea North, Moani Heights at The Uplands, Wai’ula’ula at Mauna Kea and Kauna’oa. For more information on these neighborhoods or any Big Island real estate, please do not hesitate to contact luxury expert Harold Clarke Hawaii real estate agent at your convenience. He looks forward to hearing from you soon and to welcoming you home to Mauna Kea! Connect today to get started.
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