Big Island Real Estate – Amazing Golf Opportunities on the Big Island

Big Island Real Estate – Amazing Golf Opportunities on the Big Island

  • Mauna Kea Realty
  • 04/14/16

At Mauna Kea Realty, while we know spectacular oceanfront luxury properties are one of the big “draws” that attract affluent buyers to the Big Island of Hawaii, we also know that golf is a major hobby or passion in many people’s lives. When it comes to amazing golf opportunities, nowhere else on earth will you find beautiful, scenic courses that compare to those on the island! We’ve included information about some of the best below.

For more than half a century, the Mauna Kea Golf Course has been a favorite of visitors to the Big Island, for many reasons. This Robert Trent Jones, Sr.’s award-winning course offers breathtaking views of the Kohala Coast’s rolling waves, and offers a world-class driving range and putting green on the practice facilities, along with a magnificent design. Guests of the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel should be sure to take advantage of this opportunity!

​​​​​​​One of two championship courses at Kona Country Club, the Ocean Course offers an easier round of golf for those who want to enjoy spectacular views of the ocean and surrounding mountains. Natural hazards are created by beautiful turquoise water and black lava outcroppings. Enjoy a round or two at this player-friendly course.

The Hapuna Golf Course in Kamuela offers a dramatic backdrop created by the snow-topped Mauna Kea volcano, and stretches along the exquisite Kohala coastline as it ascends to more than 700 feet above sea level. This links course is absolutely stunning, created in a collaboration between Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay. A must-see for golf enthusiasts!

Kaupulehu-Kona is where you will find the Nicklaus Course at Hualalai Golf Club, a spectacular lava-lined course offering four sets of tees. Resort guests and club members will enjoy a challenging round that includes lava areas on every hole, greens loaded with subtle breaks, even a hole carved from lava featuring a bunker that runs the entire side of the fairway. If you love a challenge in golf, this is it.

These are just a few examples of the amazing golf opportunities available on Hawaii’s Big Island. Other courses include Nanea Golf Club in Kailua Kona, Waikoloa Village Golf Club, and Kings’ Course at Waikoloa Beach Resort, to name a few.

Beautiful weather, tropical surroundings, oceanfront views, spectacular mountains – the scenery and atmosphere simply can’t be matched. For the best golf in the world, come to the Big Island!

If you’re considering investing in a luxury home or property on the Big Island, count on Mauna Kea Realty, your local Big Island real estate experts, to help you find the ideal property or estate for your needs.