by Staff Writer
on Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 at 2:37pm.
When many people picture the idyllic Hawaiian Islands, the first image that comes to mind is a colorful sunset on the horizon, framed by gentle waves of the Pacific Ocean and swaying palm trees.
At these luxurious estates, the view is even more spectacular. With panoramic vistas that span from Moloka’i to Kaho’olawe, these magnificent homes have vantage points that are simply intoxicating.
322 Waakaula Place, Wailea, Hawaii
With endless ocean views and 3,400 square feet of spacious living area, this home is the epitome of indoor-outdoor living. Located in the Wailea Golf Estates, the home overlooks Maui's azure south shore, in addition to one of the finest golf courses in the resort community.
The single-level home offers an open floor plan that seamlessly transitions from room to room, which lead to a spa and pool perched directly atop the 17th fairway of the Old Blue Wailea Golf Course. There are few properties in Wailea with a view as good as this.
804 Jacaranda Way, Kapalua, Hawaii
There are few communities on Maui that can boast the views seen at Pineapple Hill. With 360-degree vistas spanning from the West Maui Mountains to the cliffs of Moloka’i, this luxury estate is the epitome of resort living.
The spacious home offers three bedrooms, a chef’s kitchen and an expansive family room that overlooks the azure Pacific Ocean. Residents have access to resort amenities including golf, tennis and walking trails, in addition to fine dining and world-class beaches nearby.
31 Welina Place, Kula, Hawaii
Of course it’s wonderful to live minutes from the beach, but the views looking over the entire Valley Isle are unrivaled in Upcountry Maui. This spacious estate is located in one of Upcountry Maui’s finest communities - Kula 200.
Situated on a fenced 2-acre property at the end of a cul-de-sac, the home offers privacy and security with a gated entry in one of Maui’s most sought after neighborhoods. With two bedrooms and more than two bathrooms, the single-level home offers exquisite detailing including elegant hardwood, travertine and porcelain tile floors.
A central living area opens through French doors onto a lanai with a salt water pool - perfect for enjoying colorful Maui sunsets that light up the sky from north to south shore.
3002 S Kihei Road, Kihei, Hawaii
Nestled between a 100-year-old Monkey Pod tree and the white sands of South Maui, this home is the epitome of island living with expansive vistas of Molokini, Kaho'olawe and Lana'i. Colorful light from sunsets exudes into the home, which offers a fluid floor plan that transitions seamlessly from the lanai to the comforts of the indoors.
South Maui's Keawakapu Beach is only steps away from this elegant beachfront estate, which was constructed in 2002. From the living and bedroom areas, guests can stroll to the poolside area through a private gate that leads to Keawakapu Beach. After the evening sun sets, Hawaii’s peaceful starry nights can be enjoyed from the comforts of the home’s expansive lanais.
504 Pacific Drive, Kapalua, Hawaii
With one of the best sunset views in all of Kapalua, this Pineapple Hill home offers breathtaking ocean vistas, as well as furnishings including Italian Pavio stone flooring, cherry hardwood floors, custom cabinets granite and quartz counter tops.
Located close to the Kapalua clubhouse, this estate is perfectly situated to enjoy the cool ocean breezes on Maui’s northwest coast. Maui’s most famous beaches, world-class shopping and five-star resorts are just minutes from the property, which is nestled atop one of Kapalua’s finest golf courses.
Discover more colorful Maui sunsets from stunning ocean view properties in the lookbook At this Moment: Maui's Best Sunset Views.