Hillside Villas at Hualalai Resort in Four Seasons on the Big Island's Kohala Coast of Hawaii are to melt for. These well appointed luxury condos within the highly prized best resort in the world, come with a feeling of achievement almost not possible anywhere else. That is a very strong statement and for good reason. Owners and residents of real estate here are so loyal to these properties that they simple will not put anything else above it. Low inventory has only added fuel to this real estate fire of desirability as prices continue to increase and those who knew they should have bought have now been left waiting to see when the market may possibility soften. The challenging news is that there is only one Four Seasons Resort on the Kohala Coast of Hawaii. It is considered the best hotel in the world and has received unlimited multiple recognitions and awards beyond comparison. Known for it's intimate outdoor showers and unique garden tubs, Haualai is more then just another classy high level hotel. It is a lifestyle that many loyal families and patrons have come to call their home away from home. Even though membership into the Hualalai Club is sold separately from a real estate purchase here, it offers an unrivaled set of privileges and fantastic list of things to do.
Hillside Villas were built in 1997 around the time of the resort really taking off with the start of quality development and construction at Hualalai. Along the 16th fairway and sun drenched in fabulous ocean views, these units are still one of the best real estate options in all of Hawaii. Within walking distance to the main entrance of the resort, these properties are perfect in the sense that you can actually see and hear the ocean waves. Koa cabinets, stone and travertine flooring, and granite countertops are fairly stunning yet standard finishes to be expected throughout. The detached garages are also a really nice feature at Hillside Villas. Allowing for ample storage of beach items and even a golf cart as well. Ground floor units also offer a really nice courtyard entry. Exotic wood doors lead out to the exterior lanai which is perfect to entertain guests or simply sit with your loved one and enjoy a fine glass of imported wine. Most listings are sold furnished at Hillside Villas and come complete with fine furnishings and beautiful artwork too. Condos and townhomes at Hillside Villas in Hualalai typically have had excellent interior designers organize and deliver fantastically staged real estate.
Only seven private penthouse units exist at the resort. With 3 bedrooms, 3 and a half baths, these 2,563 square feet properties are of the highest caliber available. With a southwest facing view there are only three penthouse units making it even that much more difficult to acquire one. Sales in the $4-$5 million price range are not uncommon for these once in a lifetime listings. Hillside unit 7200 for example, encompasses the entire floor with no common walls between neighbors. If that is not unique or special enough then add to it the fact that you receive golf course green lush views from two sides. The entire experience falls into a realm of it's own. Hualalai Resort is one of the world's best gated communities period. Some of these units even come with a pizza kitchen on the wrap around lanai making everyone feel is if they are living atop a large luxury estate. Ocean and water views are certainly very visible and very difficult to describe the beautiful contrast in colors if one has not seen the prized Mecca in person. Jack Nicklaus designed this fantastic Hualalai Golf Course and these units are within walking distance of the clubhouse and Hualalai Grille restaurant upstairs directly above it.