From luxury hilltop estates with a view to the simple elegance of a beachside escape, we’re about to take you beyond the “For Sale” sign of some of the most magnificent homes across Hawai’i. Here are 10 luxury real estate listings over $10M that are so epic, you just have to see them to believe it!
Situated in the heart of Kauai’s North Shore, the Hanalei Bison Ranch boasts more than 228 acres of riverfront land so beautifully diverse that it will take your breath away. Bordering part of this pastoral estate is the Hanalei River, an American Heritage River that flows by the Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge. The property’s three residential dwellings are set on a bluff, offering unmatched views of the slopes of Mt. Waialeale and Hanalei Valley. The land descends gently from the bluff to a riverside plateau with potential for agricultural improvement, additional home sites, and more residential dwellings. Currently, fruit grows and bison graze on the lush, lower flat lands. Start your day picking fresh fruit grown on site and end it drinking in views of the sun setting into the Pacific Ocean.
This Maui property dazzles with sweeping views of the central isthmus, as well as the north and south shoreline, that you just won’t find anywhere else on the island. Perched on a mountain, you’ll have the hilltop to yourself, as this elegant home can only be reached via a winding, private road. The warm terracotta roofline set against the majestic mountain peaks creates an exotic, enchanted atmosphere from the moment you arrive under the porte-cochere of the main entrance. The use of clerestory windows usher outside light in and projecting eaves keep rain out, so windows can be kept open and the tradewinds can circulate throughout this secluded house’s open spaces. Influenced by C.W. Dickey, the father of Hawaiian architecture, and designed by Nishikawa Architects, this gated escape was the winner of BIA Hawaii’s 2016 Grand Award for design excellence and it’s easy to see why!
The former residence of famed fashion designer Geoffrey Beene, this three-level, luxury house is impressively constructed of steel and concrete, with custom details and quality materials throughout. Situated on Waikiki’s coastline, this smart home’s unique position and walls of glass offer sweeping ocean views from virtually every room. You can also catch a glimpse of the historic Diamond Head Lighthouse from the expansive lanais. This is prime Diamond Head oceanfront property. If it were any closer to the crystal blue waves, you’d be in the ocean… which of course is more than possible since this sleek, stylish home fronts an expanse of sandy beach. Don’t take our word for it- Watch the first video and let this property take your breath away!
Perfectly positioned on nearly an acre within Kohanaiki, a private, beachfront club community along the Kona Coast, this opulent home offers unrivaled resort living on the Big Island of Hawai’i. The courtyard’s entrance features a dramatic water feature with a custom Koa wood outrigger canoe. Inside, the six-bedroom, custom designed residence boasts vaulted ceilings and natural elements inspired by Hawaii’s rich history and culture. Pocket sliding doors open for an effortless transition from the well-appointed interior to stone flooring without, surrounded by a vibrant tropical garden and lava rock walls. Lounge poolside in a tranquil setting overlooking the deep, blue ocean. Or stroll along the white sand on the nearby beach.
European elegance mingles with beachside charm at this North Shore property. After driving to the end of a quaint road in the town of Paia/Kuau, walk through the main gate into a bright courtyard, where you’ll be greeted by the sight of a Romeo and Juliet balcony and a noble fountain. Throughout this luxury home, timeless tile floors and exposed rafters lend an air of romance. And with a steam room and a sauna on the first level, you can pamper yourself without ever leaving home. Step outside and you’ll find yourself on a manicured lawn that flows into white sand that kisses the ocean. This isn’t just any beachside bay – This is the reef-protected cove known as Kuau Cove (Mama’s Beach), a scenic beach teeming with tidepools and surrounded by a coconut grove.
As the first property everyone traveling from Princeville sees on their way to Hanalei town, the 7204 sq ft Hanalei Dolphin Center is a landmark in the community. Complete with a well-maintained building that includes retail and restaurant tenants on the Kuhio Hwy, the unique property is part of the main strip of shops and restaurants that give the town of Hanalei its beloved character. This income-generating property includes the ever-popular Hanalei Dolphin Restaurant and Fish Market, as well as street-front shops. Also included are the five Hanalei Dolphin Cottages, which offer unobstructed views of the Hanalei River, as well as grand mountain peaks and exotic waterfalls. Four of the five plantation-style cottages are currently rented as short-term vacation rentals, with Kauai County Transient Vacation Rental (TVR) permits in place. Perfect for anyone who dreams of giving residents and visitors alike an unforgettable experience in paradise.
Located among the small enclave of homes by the Ahihi Bay Marine Reserve, this oceanside oasis offers resort-like amenities in an exquisite, private setting. Hale Makana Ola features an open-air design that encourages the flow of refreshing mountain and ocean breezes through 16’-wide pocketing glass walls. The contemporary interior blends seamlessly with Balinese-inspired features like exposed rafters and trusses. And sliding doors open to the lanais for an indoor/outdoor living experience anchored in the ambiance of Old Hawai’i. Professionally designed for wellness by architect Jim Niess, the 4,668 sq ft estate has a heated spa and heated saltwater lap pool. What’s more, this gated residence offers spectacular views of islands Kaho’olawe and Lanai, as well as the volcanic atoll Molokini, a renowned snorkeling spot.
Build an exclusive, private community on this spacious beach lot or take advantage of the in-place development opportunity, complete with approvals and design to construct six luxury, paired townhomes. Each two-story townhome design features a private yard, pool, garage, and lanai that invites Hawaii’s natural beauty inside. And every residence is positioned to achieve luxury through modern accents and go beyond oceanfront views, bringing owners or renters so close to the ocean, the surf will sing them to sleep at night! Consider this beachfront lot a rare opportunity in a neighborhood of estate homes on Hunakai Beach, one of Kahala’s illustrious gold sand beaches.
This award-winning gated property sits elegantly on its own hillside peninsula in Kukui’ula’s exclusive Kahalawai neighborhood. The entrance makes a statement with its sliced lava rock pillars, as well as the regal Sapele front doors that open to stunning
views of the ocean. Attention to detail, clean lines, luxurious stone floors, and warm wood define this estate home’s interior. Complete with honed granite countertops and the highest-end appliances, the kitchen exudes gourmet elegance. Soaring ceilings let the sun flood in and custom lava rock walls envelop this private residence, which also includes a pool hot tub, cold plunge, outdoors showers, a yoga pavilion, a guesthouse, tropical gardens, and panoramic views of the ocean and surrounding mountains.
Ka’upulehu is a private luxury neighborhood in the Kukio Resorts, one of the most sought-after residential communities on the Kona Coast. And Kaupulehu Phase I, Lot 18A is a rarely available, consolidated double lot within Kukio’s new development community. This graded lot offers unparalleled views of the ocean, Maui’s Haleakala Mountain, Hawaii’s Mauna Kea, Hualalai, and the Kohala Mountain range in the distance. Watch the world-renowned Kona sunsets year-round from this prime location. Totaling nearly 2.16 acres, the property offers a front-row seat for marine activity, including spinner dolphins swimming by on most mornings and humpback whales breaching before your eyes during the winter months. With an unparalleled proximity to the ocean and cultural centers, this property is a dream come true for the adventurous family, outdoor enthusiast, or anyone with a deep appreciation for Hawaii’s rich culture.
These unbelievable luxury real estate listings offer just a glimpse of what the Hawaiian Islands have to offer. To learn more about luxury sales and discover your own corner of paradise, please contact the Listing Agents above or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.