August 29, 2018
Ocean House, Portlock
Layout: 6 bedrooms & 7.5 bathrooms
Rate: $5, 325.00 us per night + 14.962% tax
Cleaning fee: $2000 + tax
This estate is a modern take on Oahu’s well-known Banyan House. It captures a similar style of oversized, grand spaces all centered around the stunning ocean view.With three ocean view suites, each room affords it’s own level of comfort and privacy. Each bedroom is spacious with its own ensuite bathroom. The upstairs master has its own sitting room with a desk and the downstairs master has an extended split-level room with gym equipment.
The builder’s trademark style was used throughout home and is quickly apparent with the round-about driveway, floating step entrance and oversized front door. The grand room which is the center of the home, boasts 25-foot ceilings and endless ocean views. It’s indoor waterfall only adds to the already relaxing atmosphere.Designed for Hawaii’s signature indoor/outdoor lifestyle, the grand room’s doors pocket back entirely and open up the home to the outdoor lounge and ocean side yard. The infinity-edge pool and jacuzzi disappear into the horizon and pull the ocean even closer to you.Beneath the ocean side yard is a hidden sand terrace with two chaise lounges. It is like your own private cove perched above Oahu’s most sunning seascape. Just below the same terrace is your private ocean access to the Portlock tide Pools where dipping your toes and searching for hermit crabs, shells and colorful reef fish is only too fun.
Located in south east Oahu, Portlock is a desirable, affluent neighborhood known for it’s luxurious estate homes with ocean views. Overlooking Maunalua Bay, Portlock offers a unique perspective facing west where spectacular sunsets over Diamond Head can be enjoyed each evening. Though Portlock itself has no sandy beach, the famous snorkeling paradise, Hanauma Bay, is just around the corner. Also conveniently nearby is Hawaii Kai Town Center and Koko Marina filled with shops, eateries, adventure tour companies and much more! This neighborhood is perfect for a family that wants a little more space, a little more privacy and a more local island experience.
Banyan House, Diamond Head
Layout: 8 bedrooms & 8.5 bathrooms
Living space: 14,000 sq ft
Rate: $8,500.00 us per night + 14.962% tax
Cleaning fee: $2,000.00 + tax
The Banyan Estate is Oahu’s most luxurious and private beach estate. It’s newer construction boasts 13,000 Sq Ft of interior living space comprised of the highest quality building materials, finest furnishings and top of the line finishes. This stunning Oceanfront Paradise is located at the center of the Royal Circle Cove in the prestigious neighborhood split between Diamond Head & Kahala on Oahu’s South Shore.A large and distinguishing gate opens to a dramatic round-about driveway circling a full-grown historic Banyan tree. Floating steps lead you through the foyer, over the pond and to the entrance where the Grand Room awaits… never ceasing to amaze.
The Grand Room features vaulted, open beam ceilings and is the center of this architectural masterpiece. From it extends two wings, the gourmet kitchen, game and media room, gym, private guest rooms, pool and Jacuzzi. Throughout the home you will find stunning ocean views, immense space and privacy, and the finest furnishings.Beyond the pool is a large yard with manicured green lawns enclosed by native Naupaka bushes, commonly found near the ocean. Just walk out the door and straight into the crystal clear ocean. The cove is perfect for swimming, snorkeling and surfing. At night, tiki torches light up the grounds and create the dreamy Hawaiian ambiance you’ve been longing for. Come experience life as it should be: peaceful, fun, carefree and truly fulfilling.
Essence of Kailua, Kailua Beach
Layout: 7 bedrooms & 8 bathrooms
Living space: 10,500 sq ft
Rate:$ 9,575.00 us per night + 14.962% tax
Cleaning fee: $2000 + tax
Castle Point Estate’s thoughtful design coupled with the inherent natural beauty of Oahu makes it one of Kailua Beach’s premier estates. The villa’s design reflects the simplicity of a traditional Hawaiian beach home, but supercharged with the luxury amenities of a sleek and modern Smart Home. Beauty is found in tradition, with pure delight awaiting where the pristine white sand beaches meets the sparkling waters just steps away.
Set on an oversized beachfront lot, Castle Point Estate offers 10,500 square feet of interior space centered around a private courtyard. The grounds feature an impressive swimming pool, diving platform, grotto, hot tub and shaded lounge areas. Beneath the covered lanais you will find an alfresco dining set for ten as well as a barbeque and two wood fire ovens. Two beachside lounges and two poolside lounges provide unique views and settings. This holiday home has also been recognized by the Green Building Council as a LEED Gold Certified Home.
Inside, bold colors bounce off soft hues in plush, yet minimalist spaces. The home’s interior – though spacious – provides warmth and intimacy. True to the traditional Hawaiian beach house, walls have been replaced with sliding glass doors that pocket, allowing the breeze to flow through the open floor plan that includes the living, kitchen, dining and family areas. Additional features include a beachside yoga and meditation room, an office and an air conditioned gym. Ask our concierge about hosting a special celebration for a birthday or wedding!
This non-smoking vacation rental accommodates up to fourteen guests. The stunning master suite offers sweeping views of Kailua Bay with both beachside and poolside lanais, a sitting room, walk-in closet and his-and-hers en-suite bathrooms. A second upstairs bedroom provides equally stunning ocean views and the downstairs Lego Room will entertain the imaginations of both adults and children alike. Access to the outdoors is a breeze!
Royal Kailua Estate, Kailua Bay
Layout: 5 bedroom main house & 3 bedroom cottage & 9.5 bathrooms
Living space: 11,000 sq ft
Rate: 8 bedrooms – $15,500.00 us per night + 14.962% tax
5 bedrooms – $10,500.00 us per night + 14.962% tax
Cleaning fee: $3000.00 + tax
Royal Kailua Estate is a veritable Polynesian palace of unrivaled opulence located in Kailua, on Oahu’s northern coast in the great state of Hawaii. The estate spans an astonishing 11,000 square feet atop a moderate inclination. The grounds are covered in lush tropical flora with panoramic views of the turquoise Kailua Bay, and the villa consists of two pavilions. This estate has eight suites with a maximum occupancy of sixteen guests, each of whom will be astonished at the mere sight of their idyllic surroundings.
The estate’s many amenities start with an impenetrable ten-foot tall, solid wooden gate surrounded by black lava rock. The courtyard features a natural stone, resort-style swimming pool with a cascading waterfall designed to look like a mountain spring. And the Jacuzzi is just steps away. A pool cabana has everything one needs for outdoor entertaining including a gourmet kitchen and bar. The home also features modern amenities including entertainment systems, a library and Wi-Fi.The second one enters the home, a grand spiral staircase demands your immediate attention. The living room with television is cozy and plush. Adjacent to this room is a gourmet kitchen which is any cook’s dream with two oversized refrigerators and iceboxes, a huge island with bar stools and views of the sprawling green lawn.
The estate’s eight bedrooms are split up between the main house and the guest house, with five suites in the former and three in the latter. The master suite is a real dish with a king size bed, en-suite bathroom with waterfall steam shower and extra-large jetted tub as well as panoramic ocean and beach views. All other rooms also feature king beds and en-suite bathrooms plus other amenities.