North Kohala Real Estate

North Kohala

Kohala on the big Island: Home of towns like Hawi and Kapa’au. It is a place where you can see, hear, touch and taste the delicate nuances of Hawaii. It is the “pike”, the center of the planet according to Hawaiian tradition. Kohala is Hawaii’s oldest volcano and home of Hawaii’s oldest tropical rain forest. People here love the beauty, nature and lushness of the small communities that make up Kohala. The environment is wholesome and nurturing for families. People gather at community centers and enjoy activities and each others company and a sublime tropical paradise. The weather brings a daily variety of brief rain showers, rainbows, sunshine and soothing trade winds.

North Kohala is known as "Old Hawai'i" by locals

Someone who is ready to enjoy a slower pace of life will love it here and find that it’s perfect for solace and a relaxed lifestyle. Pastoral scenes grace windswept green hills overlooking ocean vistas for miles on end. This area of Hawaii is like a living dream. What locals call “old Hawai’i.” The area is rich with history and this is where the Tahitians first arrived. Kohala was the birthplace of King Kamehameha who united the islands as one nation. This has been the home of Hawaiians for many centuries. A place of immense beauty, this area is rich in both history and a continuing presence and feeling of Old Hawaii.

As you make your way up the Hawaii Highway 250 the tree-lined road will take you past pastures and farmhouses. Pololu Valley is the source of smooth stones used in many of the buildings on the island.

Well-known for seaside villages, older Hawaiian style homes and newly constructed resort estates, Kohala offers a wide variety of real estate choices for buyers of virtually every budget.

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Local Restaurants

Local dining favorites in North Kohala, curated by Yelp.


Spoonful Cafe

Categories: Thai

Distance: 0.55 miles

Rating

52 reviews


McDonald's

Categories: Fast Food, Burgers

Distance: 0.62 miles

Rating

8 reviews


Lemongrass Restaurant

Categories: Vietnamese, Thai, Chinese

Distance: 0.63 miles

Rating

54 reviews


L&L Hawaiian Barbecue

Categories: Hawaiian, American (New)

Distance: 0.63 miles

Rating

10 reviews


Canton Garden Cafe

Categories: Cantonese

Distance: 0.63 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Pizza Hut

Categories: Italian, Chicken Wings, Pizza

Distance: 0.63 miles

Rating

3 reviews


Subway

Categories: Restaurants

Distance: 0.63 miles

Rating

1 review


Pizza Hut

Categories: Chicken Wings, Pizza

Distance: 0.65 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Viko's Asian Food

Categories: Vietnamese, Korean

Distance: 0.69 miles

Rating

1 review


B & K Ono Grinds

Categories: Restaurants

Distance: 0.85 miles

Rating

12 reviews


Nearby Shopping

Local shopping favorites in North Kohala, curated by Yelp.


Kea'au Shopping Center

Categories: Shopping Centers

Distance: 0.56 miles

Rating

1 review


Puna Appliance

Categories: Appliances, Appliances & Repair

Distance: 0.57 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Pakas Smokeshop

Categories: Tobacco Shops

Distance: 0.57 miles

Rating

4 reviews


Longs Pharmacy

Categories: Drugstores

Distance: 0.63 miles

Rating

1 review


Plant It Hawaii

Categories: Nurseries & Gardening

Distance: 0.86 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Greenhouse Specialists

Categories: Nurseries & Gardening

Distance: 1.06 miles

Rating

1 review


Pacific Floral Exchange

Categories: Florists

Distance: 1.14 miles

Rating

1 review


Kea'au Recycling and Reuse Center

Categories: Thrift Stores, Recycling Center

Distance: 1.22 miles

Rating

1 review


Down Factory

Categories: Home & Garden

Distance: 1.25 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Puna Kamali'i Flowers

Categories: Florists, Shredding Services

Distance: 1.55 miles

Rating

3 reviews


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