At the Islands at Mauna Lani Resort a rich history in island living is alive on display. The real appeal to this exclusive gated community is that the entrance is beyond private and tucked away in a hidden location. A very low density here with only 46 luxury homes makes it feel like there is no one around. After entering Mauna Lani Resort on the Kohala Coast you will take the second exit to the right at the round about. Soon after you will take your first left towards the Mauna Lani Sports Club. Down at the very end of the road there are only two developments. The islands is the one driveway to the left. The stunning dark green logo sign with the white font is like nothing else around. A true Hawaiian Island luxury real estate villa collection. These townhomes also have high ceilings, very large glass sliding doors, and ultra fine wood finishes throughout. Hibiscus, Plumeria, and colorful red ginger plants are all dispersed along impressive townhomes that provide it's residents and visitors with tropical island settings that are centered around an incredible pool area in the middle.
A classic entry bridge welcomes those arriving through the high level luxury gates. The floor plans have stunning kitchens downstairs and high volume ceilings ranking high and mighty with natural light. In the Summer of 1992 The Islands at Mauna Lani was slated for grand opening. At the time The Mauna Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows was the name of the hotel which recently reopened as Auberge. Mauna Lani Resort rests on an ancient 'ili, otherwise known as land section. This is a truly remarkable and sacred Hawaiian land and parcel. Royal fishponds are plentiful and once provided food for many years. All of their existence has been documented for more than half a millennium. This spirit is was provided motivation behind The Islands at Mauna Lani project. Just the soul of this place and setting alone are enough to set it apart from anything else on the Big Island. Off to the left of the project is the Mauna Lani Sports Complex which once used to have grass tennis courts instead of what they are now, hard courts.
Today each residence offers a grandeur approach as you walk through each private gate exemplifying something that of a country estate. The roofs are all pitched and rise well above towering travelers palms and red sealing wax palm trees. All of these luxurious townhome floor plans welcome you with a relaxed openness and island style vibe. The Islands offers 6 unique floor plans all bordered along the 15th and 16th fairways of the classic Francis H. I'i Brown Golf Course. These residences and their designated concepts bring exclusive architectural finishes and interior designer into each and every single unit. The layouts available are either 2 bedrooms with 2 and a half baths or 3 bedrooms with 3 and and half baths. Hardwood floors, tiles, and custom wood cabinetry are all part of the mix. The combined interior areas along with their associated courtyards comprise a total of 3,200 square of living is several of the condos. Concept IA, IB, IC1, IC2, ID1, and ID2 are the reference ID's to each floor plan. The Buildings are all letter number starting from A through Q. Listings are highly sought after and very rarely come on the market for sale.