The home is located at the Fairways in the world-renown Mauna Lani Resort. The Fairways at Mauna Lani, is a private gated community of luxury homes on the Kohala Coast. The Mauna Lani Resort, also home to The Fairmont Orchid and The Manua Lani Bay Hotels is located 25 minutes north of the Kailua-Kona Airport. This home provides two bedrooms and three bathrooms, totaling approximately 1700 square feet of living space, in addition to two Lanai. Its perfect for a couple, 2 couples, or a small family on vacation.
The well-appointed kitchen includes granite counter-tops, GE Profile appliances, rice cooker, blender, toaster, coffee maker/grinder, and complete cooking tools, its a home-away-from home! The master bedroom-bath on the second floor includes a king-size bed, flat panel LCD-TV, island inspired ceiling fan, dual bath sinks, separate soaking jacuzzi tub, separate shower, walk-in closet, sitting area off bathroom and private Lanai. In the second bedroom, you will find a queen bed, flat panel LCD-TV, island inspired ceiling fan, and an attached bathroom with a tub/shower. On the first floor a queen convertible sofa-bed can be used if desired.
ACTIVITIES AND AMENITIES ABOUND! @ Mauna Lani-- Golf, Beach, Pool, Spa, Tennis, Restaurants and Shopping... to name a few!
The Fairways@Mauna Lani sports a free form pool with lava rock waterfalls, and an outdoor jacuzzi/spa. The jacuzzi/spa, pool and air conditioned exercise room are one minute walk from the home, providing the perfect blend of convenience and privacy.
From the front door of the home, a five to six-minute walk to the south, will lead to the The Shops at Mauna Lani, a unique shopping center featuring art galleries, gift stores, and a well appointed Foodland gourmet grocery store. The Shops at Mauna Lani offer complementary hula performances, live Hawaiian music, ukelele or lei making classes. Also two gourmet restaurants are located at the Shops at Mauna; Ruth Chris Steak House and Tommy Bahamas Restaurant.
Have cocktails and/or dinner while watching the sunset at Tommy Bahamas Restaurant and Bar or the Fairmont Orchid Hotel, both just minutes walk from the home. You can enjoy drinks at the Fairmont Ocean Bar, and steps away watch the sea turtles come ashore on the white sand beach. The Fairmont Orchid has a wonderful beach, extremely kid friendly and offers many water sports activities for rent/purchase.
Two golf courses are available at the Mauna Lani Resort; The South Course, with its signature over-the-water 15th hole, and The North Course, both designed by Francis H. I'i Brown (the clubhouse and restaurant are a 3 to 4 minute drive from your villa). You will find additional world-class golf courses by car in 10 to 15 minutes from the home. Additional golf courses nearby include two courses at the Waikoloa Beach Resort; Beach Course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. and the King's Course, designed by Tom Weiskopf. At the Mauna Kea resort you will find, a Robert Trent Jones Sr. designed course, and at the Hapuna Beach an Arnold Palmer designed course.
Take a day to enjoy a world class Spa, at the Fairmont Orchid's 'The Spa without walls' or The Mauna Lani Bay Spa ranked by Travel & Leisure Magazine as one of the world's best Spas. As for Beaches, the Mauna Lani Resort offers a private Beach Club, as guest in the Villa, you have drive in gate access to 'The Beach Club' and its facilities. With-in a 5 to 8 minute car ride, you will find two of Hawaii's infamous and fabulous beaches. South you will find Anaehoomalu Bay, the perfect crescent shaped white sand beach, offering snorkeling, windsurfing, kayaking, and whale watching or you can simply relax under the shade of a palm tree. North beachcombers and surfers alike, will enjoy Hapuna Beach next to Waialea Bay, a lively surfers beach next to the Hapuna Prince Beach Hotel. A five minute drive, to the Hilton @ Waikoloa Beach Resort, you can swim with the dolphins at the world-famous Dolphin Quest!(Upon availability/purchase). Camp Menehune @ the Hilton is available to non-Hilton guests and offers activities for children five and older so you can have a day to yourself to relax or plan the next family adventure.
In the home, provided for use during your stay are the following items; boogie boards, snorkel gear, beach chairs, beach towels.
Next door to the Fairmont Orchid in Mauna Lani!
Fabulous Town House on the Kohala Coast!
Short walk to the Shops at Mauna Lani!
Purchased this home on our third visit to the Big Island of Hawaii!
Fell in love with the Kohala Coast on my first trip to the Big Island about 15 years ago and wanted a place to keep coming back to with family and friends.
Guests will enjoy everything because we want our home-away-from-home as comfortable as possible when on vacation. We think you will find everything you need, whether staying a few days or a few weeks! Please enjoy and let us know if you need something not listed in our description.