The Kukio Resort is a private oceanfront club and residential communityl ocated adjacent to the Hualalai Resort, only 10 minutes from the Kona International Airport. What differentiates Kukio from the other resort communities along the Kona-Kohala Coast is that it does not feature a hospitality or hotel component. Kukio is the only private equity Golf and Beach Club on Hawaii’s Big Island. Therefore, all of the facilities and amenities are for the exclusive use of the members and their guests. Only property owners at Kukio can become members of the Club.
Overlooking Kukio Bay, the focal point of the community is the full-service Kukio Beach Clubhouse which fronts historic Hawaiian fish ponds and an archeological preserve, with the island of Maui on the horizon. The Beach Clubhouse features a luxurious, full-service, open-air spa, fitness and tennis facilities, and fine dining options. Adjacent to the Beach Clubhouse is the 10-hole Tom Fazio-designed Short Course, in addition to a full, 18-hole Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course nestled into the slopes of Hualalai Mountain.
Residents can indulge in a full range of fitness and watersports activities through the Kukio Outdoor Pursuits and Mauka Fitness programs. Activities are designed to share Hawaii's unique cultural history and traditions and to explore the hidden treasures of Big Island of Hawaiʻi. Resident favorites include outrigger canoe paddling, outrigger canoe sailing, surfing, ocean and land fitness training, kayaking, sailing, swimming with dolphins, hikes to a black sand beach, bike expeditions, and customized tours. Kukio real estate opportunities include include custom home sites, luxury cottages, and expansive single-family estates with incredible ocean views.