78-288 MANUKAI ST, KAILUA - KONA, HI 96740
Ocean views, a large pool, two enormous living/family rooms, plus over 3,400 sq. feet of interior living space are only a few reasons to fall in love with this well-loved & cared for home. Custom built to take advantage of gentle ocean breezes as well as cooling mountain air, this home offers year-round comfort and plenty of space to spread out or create a variety of intimate lounging areas. An architectural feast for the senses, the two story home features two separate living spaces and an abundance of thoughtful features throughout.<br><br>The ground floor family room features hardwood floors and a large, custom-built wrap-around monkey-pod bar adjacent to a pool-side dining & BBQ area. The enormous pool (16'x33') was re-plastered & tiled in 2020. On the right side of the family room sits a spacious guest suite with large bedroom, roomy bath, and kitchenette w/ granite counters, refrigerator and small induction cook-top. On the other side of the family room is an expansive bedroom, currently being used as a home office, opening to the covered lanai. There is an attached two car garage & a bonus room with direct access house along with a 600 sq. foot storage area below the home.<br><br>The main living area sits on the second floor to take advantage of beautiful ocean and tree-top views. The generously proportioned living room features soaring vaulted ceilings & skylights giving the space a special flow of energy & great Feng Shui. The kitchen has been updated; boasting cherry-wood cabinets, unique granite counters, newer stainless appliances (2021), large walk-in pantry, cork floors & vibrant views. Two bedrooms sit on the main floor. The largest of the two features a huge, double walk-in closet and attached bath w/ soaking tub & separate shower. The spacious second bedroom offers an attached bath w/ large shower.<br><br>This property is located close to Keauhou and Hee'ia Bay. Keauhou Shopping Center is near by, offering shops, services & KTA grocery store.