3 North Kohala Luxury Gated Communities

A most dramatic backdrop of miles and miles of greenery and mountainous terrain nestled against scenes of panoramic ocean coastline views. North Kohala on the Big Island of Hawaii is in world of it's own and away from it all. A lifetime solution for those looking for a personalized lifestyle with just enough infrastructure to meet all wants and needs for a comfortable living. 3 beautiful large acreage luxury gated communities are elegantly dispersed along this coast. Below, we delve into each one in further detail to discover what makes this far northern end of our island a hidden secret. The fact that this area of the world is not overbuilt is probably the finest aspect for those who are looking for a fantastic second home or vacation getaway. A very peaceful part of the Hawaiian Islands offering incredible sunsets each and every evening. North Kohala delivers on water views and serenity more than anyone could ever imagine.

Kohala Kai Real Estate

Kohala Kai is an exclusive oceanfront community with only 7 direct waterfront parcels. The gated entrance is located just off Akoni Pule Highway after Kohala Waterfront, Kohala by the Sea, and Kohala Ranch. Lots range from 5 to 28 acres in size with a total of 63 surreal ocean view acres in all. There are actually two gated entrances on each side of the development to make access easier for ingress and egress of Kohala Kai. These super rare properties should be of consideration for not only future homeowners but also for investors alike. The MLS shows these parcels starting at $2,950,000 per lot for the least expensive. The highest priced listing is currently offered at $25 million. Marketed as a secure sanctuary with the ability of showcasing the future of the Big Island's best real estate available. These custom homesites are very close to quaint yet boutique dining, art galleries, and the Kohala Coast's world famous resorts such as Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Mauna Lani. Golfing and tennis are just 20 minutes away as is high end shopping and state of the art fitness facilities too. 

All Active and Newest Listings at Kohala Kai

(Direct Oceanfront Hawaii Gated Community)

Kohala Ranch Real Estate

An entertainer's delight, Kohala Ranch offers listings and properties that start with a minimum of three acres. There are three sections to the community starting with the Heathers down below, the meadows higher up, and the Summit at the very top with the largest of possible lots made available. Homes within the community are completely custom built in which now luxury estate is the same. To get the most from what you are seeking, it will come down to elevation, ocean views, and access as to whether you would like to be closer to Waimea, or the Kohala Coast down below. Each home and vacant lot has an edge in beauty and comes with an appealing respect in uniqueness. What makes Kohala Ranch so special, is the continuing legacy of ultra luxury standards in high class living. The large basin of high quality lots still available in Kohala Ranch really makes choosing the perfectly perched lot something of a reality. Nothing like it in all of Hawaii and beyond.

All Active and Newest Listings at Kohala Ranch

(Sweeping Ocean Views Hawaii Gated Community)

Puakea Bay Ranch Real Estate

A lifeline of the best private gated community living in all of Hawaii. Although the drive is a bit further (approximately 5-10 minutes from Kohala Ranch), Puakea Bay Ranch and Ranch at Puakea make it all worth it. Vacant land listings are now hovering in between $400,000 and $500,000 with approximately 3-5 properties available on the open market at any time. Several 10 prime acre properties offer the ability to truly live a lifestyle of privacy and hybrid custom luxury. The homes within the community are built with the utmost care and sheer quality. Every finish using fine island woods and imported stones shows the care that has gone into the construction process. Every emerging new listing continues to push the envelope in what is possible. The Big Island may be a remote place, but the level of sophistication that the developers are able to deploy when building is at a really good level. Puakea Bay Ranch is a superior location that most can only dream begin to even dream about. The end result is a top 10 gated community along the Big Island's North Kohala corridor.

All Active and Newest Listings at Puakea Bay Ranch

(Dramatic Ocean Views Hawaii Gated Community)

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Ranch at Puakea Luxury North Kohala Real Estate

Contributed by Paul Adams, Broker in Charge - Luxury Big Island