by Staff Writer
on Monday, January 21st, 2019 at 3:13pm.
There's nothing quite like laying in the sun, enjoying the Maui trade winds with a great book while lounging by a breathtaking pool. The vast majority of people have to travel to enjoy that luxury, but we're lucky to live in paradise.
And for some Maui residents, they're blessed to have backyards worthy of staycations. We've made a list of our favorite swimming pools that take resort living to the next level, all of which could become your private getaway if you so choose.
An opportunity like this truly comes around just once in a lifetime.
Nestled on Hawea Point, this expansive estate offered for $49 million is truly one of Maui’s most stunning oceanfront properties, with panoramic views of the extend along the West Maui coastline from Kapalua Bay to islands of Lanai and Molokai. At the heart of the estate, an expansive infinity pool appears to soar out toward the ocean, all perfectly situated to watch Maui's spectacular sunsets.
Welcome to paradise. Nestled atop the silky, white sands of Palauea Beach, this stunning Makena estate offered for $29.98 million is the epitome of luxury island living. The ground level master suite in this four-bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom home opens to an adjoining lanai leading to the pool – the focal point of the property.
The iridescent-tile pool creates an ambiance found in only the world’s finest resorts. Situated toward Maui’s southern coastline, it’s the perfect place to sit back, relax and watch Maui’s colorful sunsets as they flash across the Pacific Ocean.
Hana is where even those living on Maui go to escape from it all – and this home is the ultimate private retreat. As you enter these five acres of oceanfront paradise, the stress from everyday life simply melts away.
Situated on a promontory that spans out toward the Pacific Ocean, the estate boasts sweeping panoramas from the Alenuihaha Channel to the island of Hawai’i. Better yet, those views can be enjoyed from the refreshing waters of the home’s infinity pool, which extends toward the azure ocean waters before it. The pool is surrounded by an extensive lanai, perfect for entertaining or simply relaxing and quietly connecting with old Hawai’i while listening to the sounds of the waves.
There’s nothing quite like waking up by sipping a cup of coffee under the warm sun on a pool deck, listening to birds chipping and the gentle trickle of water features. At this luxury Haiku retreat, you can do just that.
Located on 12 acres just seven minutes from Paia town, this expansive four-bedroom, four-bathroom home is the epitome of luxury island living. A magnificent, natural-style waterfall and pool are among this stunning property's most alluring features.