BACKUP OFFERS ENCOURAGED! Located at 300-foot elevation in one of the most sought after communities on the Kohala Coast, this single story 3 bedroom 3.5 bath home in Kohala by Sea offers panoramic ocean and coastline views, exquisite sunsets and excellent whale watching. The community design standards aim to protect each property's stunning views. This home is oriented toward the western horizon maximizing the scenic sunset vistas. Walk out of the great room to 1000+ sqft of covered lanai w/ in-ground pool. A disappearing pocket glass wall brings the outside in. The architectural design of this home’s high wood-planked recessed ceilings, custom artisan etched glass, natural travertine stone both inside and throughout the lanai extending along the entire west facing facade contribute to the luxury and artistry of the property. The gourmet kitchen with large double island, Subzero refrigerator, FiveStar professional range and loads of storage provides the perfect atmosphere for entertaining. Fully-owned 46 PV panels, solar hot water heater, new main water line installed from meter to house, whole house filtration with water conditioner, central vacuum and new beverage cooler. Ventilation and blown insulation are added to the entire attic area. The primary suite and two junior suites are designed to emphasize extraordinary views. All bedrooms have their own ensuite with walk-in shower, walk-in closet with custom organization system, linen closet and access to the back yard, lanai and pool. A separate family room connects the two junior suites. In addition to the three bedrooms there is a full office, large laundry room and bonus/hobby room. Located in the countryside but just a short drive to World class resorts, fine dining, some of the best golf courses in Hawaii and famed Kona Coast beaches. Fire hydrant at the property line! Move-in ready, ideal property to make your primary or home away from home.