73-4720 Aukai Place Kailua-Kona 96740
73-4720 Aukai Place, Kailua-Kona, 96740
Upon entering the front gate, the ambience of the estate is one of lush tropical elegance. The estate, situated on a prominent tier with panoramic views of the spectacular Kona coast was chosen by the owner after walking every lot at the new development, Kohanaiki, a private equity club located on the Big Island.<br><br>The owners next selected the team of John Metzler, Metzler Contracting, architect Shay Zak, Zak Architecture and Douglas Durkin, Durkin Design to create their island home. The home, with over 7,200 square feet under roof, is truly an architectural work of art, including the flawless craftsmanship, exquisite bespoke furnishings, fixtures and artworks. <br><br>Features include vaulted ceilings with clerestory windows, pocketing sliding doors, teak louvers, teak cabinets, stone flooring opening to expansive lanais opening to lush landscaped lawns and gardens. Views of the ocean and sunset are enjoyed year around from the lanais fronting the Great Room & both Master Bedrooms, custom Paepae and swimming pool and spa! <br><br>Kohanaiki is a private equity club and membership is “By Invitation Only”. Recognized by the Audubon Society, the 100 acre Championship Golf Course is inspired by its incredible native setting and seamlessly blends the ocean’s pristine shoreline with Hawaii’s ancient lava flows. Members enjoy world class dining, casual beach bar settings, Adventure Team ocean activities, poolside food and beverage services and direct beach access at Kona’s best ocean and surf site.