“Gardens by the Sea”” is your very private oasis, with enchanting gardens and beautiful ocean views. Located in the upscale community of Puna Beach Palisades just a 5 minute walk to Kehena black sand beach
As you come upon the gate of “Gardens by the Sea” you will notice the circular driveway and its private setting. When you approach the home, you will be greeted by a spacious entry, w/ views of your dining area, as well as the garden lanai in the distance. This home boasts a master bedroom suite w/ new king size bed on the second floor, its own full bathroom, wet bar, sitting area, and sliding glass doors that lead to your private screened in lanai, with its alluring ocean views. On the first floor you will find a full bathroom, laundry area, the guest bedroom, w/ queen size bed. Open the sliding glass doors which will lead you to the side garden, and a beautiful private expansive outside shower. A relaxed dining area; located next to the enticing kitchen, including, electric stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave etc. You will enjoy cooking your favorite dishes here over looking the gardens and sea. Also on the first floor, you have a screened in lanai for outdoor dining, and a new Weber gas grill.
“Gardens by the Sea” is just a 5 min walk to the (clothing optional) Kehena black sand beach, where if you're lucky you can swim with the spinner dolphins. The home is a 15 minute drive to “Ahalanui Beach Park” (a naturally warmed 95 degree seawater pond) as well as Wai Opae Protected tide-pools in Kapoho where you will find some of the best swimming and snorkeling that can be found on the east of our island. Beginning or ending your day in either of these beautiful and unique places is an experience that is not to be missed. Just 7 minutes away is Uncle Robert's, a great place to take in the local fair, with its kava bar and local Hawaiian entertainment.
Puna Beach Palisades is 50 minutes from Volcano National Park, 35 minutes from Hilo airport, and 12 minutes from the quaint village of Pahoa, which has some of the best dining in our area featuring Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai, Italian, Tex-Mex and local Hawaiian resturants.
Old Hilo town is a must visit with its colorful farmer's markets, shopping, interesting museums to tell you all about the history of this side of the island.