If you are an "ocean" person, there is simply nothing quite like enjoying the sights and sounds of the sea from your own lanai just steps away from the sand.  While most oceanfront properties on the island are not located in one of Kauai's designated legal vacation rental areas, each of the seven active listings shown below have secured the requisite permits to allow them to legally operate as short-term vacation rentals.  Have a look, and if you'd like any more information, please don't hesitate to reach out to us.

4888 Aliomanu Road #2, Anahola



Asking Price: $1,395,000

Interior Area: 913 SF

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

Land Area: 10,454 SF



Incredible views from this oceanfront beach cottage just steps from the sand! This 2 bed, 1 bath home comes with a legal vacation rental license (TVR) making this a rare find!  Aliomanu "Sands" offers an open living and kitchen with views PLUS expansive covered lanai right on the ocean! Wake up and stroll the beach or go for a morning swim! Centrally located near Kapaa town and a short drive to the lush North Shore or the sunny South side.  Sold fully furnished and offered as a turn-key vacation rental. Buyer to honor future bookings.

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2652 Puuholo Road, Poipu



Asking Price: $1,648,000

Interior Area: 800 SF

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2.5

Land Area: 10,454 SF


Located above historic Koloa Landing where Waikomo Stream meets the sea this waterfront home is known as Honu Kaulana (turtle resting place) and is a sanctuary for all creatures. The private, gated, single family property allows you to encounter with Green Sea Turtles as they glide through a waterfall fed, ocean inlet. Share the sunrise over Poipu with the turtles and the occasional Spotted Eagle Ray, Hawaiian Monk Seal and Spinner Dolphins. Watch Humpback Whales (in season) as they cruise by the ocean view.
Currently a successful licensed vacation rental which is being offered fully furnished.

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4746-A Aliomanu Road, Anahola



Asking Price: $2,895,000

Interior Area: 2,190 SF

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 3

Land Area: 10,723 SF


Healoha Hale at 4746 Aliomanu Road is a turnkey oceanfront vacation rental retreat with lovely grounds, lots of privacy and a water sports playground just off your lanai.  The completely furnished residence, designed & built to take advantage of the balmy tradewinds, features 20' open beam ceilings over a great room with a large kitchen equipped with plenty of storage and counter space. There is spacious Master Suite with built-ins and ocean views on the west end of the residence, the east side has two bedrooms, one an En Suite, the second with ocean views and another full bath. There is a separate laundry room and a loft with sleeping and or storage space. There are built-in window seats and bookcases, wainscoting trim, skylights, hardwood doors, lots of rich exposed wood, sliders to the oceanside Trex lanai and a security system.  The property is gated, has a free-standing garage, two outdoor showers; both with hot & cold water, lots of lava rock trim and a copper roof and gutter system. The private grounds are manicured with abundant flowering tropicals and palms, all steps to the ocean.  Oceanfront vacation rentals outside of the resort areas of Kauai are fewer and further between these days - don't miss out on this unique opportunity to acquire this pristine property where the pride-of-ownership and attention-to-detail shine throughout.


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5-6898 Kuhio Highway, Haena



Asking Price: $3,250,000

Interior Area: 1,428 SF

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 3

Land Area: 10,833 SF


Kepuhi Point Hale is a Haena beachfront beauty! Right on the beach 10 minutes past Hanalei near the Na Pali Coast, this open and airy permitted vacation rental home offers spectacular surf and coastline views from every room. Here you enjoy views of Lumahai, Wainiha bay, and Kepuhi close to the famous beaches of Haena and the Kalalau trail. All of the 3 seaside bedrooms open onto private Ipe hardwood lanais and includes 2 suites and 3 baths. The cool concrete floors throughout compliment the unique sea foam green water color viewed from every window at this multi-level vacation home. Step inside and be amazed by the surprising privacy. Fronting an expansive white sand beach and cove, a playful blowhole ("puhi") spouts within view! Pick shells in the morning, take a dip, and bodysurf just down your private beach trail. On the outer reefs, you can surf, kitesurf, and windsurf. One never tires of the constant sound of surf here which creates an unexpected sense of tranquility. The surrounding Conservation lands insure the coastline views and country ambiance enjoyed today will not change. This successful permitted TVR is perfect for vacationing and short term rentals. You owe it to yourself to visit this comparatively low priced north shore beachfront property and experience its many pleasant surprises.


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4784 Lawai Road, Poipu



Asking Price: $4,495,000

Interior Area: 2,010 SF

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2.5

Land Area: 11,848 SF


Modern Asian Inspired Oceanfront Luxury Home in Poipu.  Hale Makai was designed by Soldano Luth Architects of Seattle and built by Conrad Schmidt Construction of Kauai.  With a contemporary Asian feel, this well-built and well-maintained home was designed to enjoy the best south shore views from every room. The soaring living room ceiling and 60 plus lineal feet of windows create an amazing sense of space while featuring and maintaining focus on the ocean. The fireplace enhances the ambiance in the winter whether you're relaxing or entertaining.  The entire home was designed for the views. The master bathroom was elevated to capture the views while standing at either sink, or while taking a bath or shower. The same is true in the guest house where the sleeping area is raised to enjoy the ocean view. Main house and guest house are air conditioned.  Watch the turtles, dolphins and whales at play. Enjoy the fabulous sunsets, moonlit nights and countless rainbows.  Rare view corridor easements on both sides of the property provide greater separation between your neighbors.

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4838 Lawai Road, Poipu



Asking Price: $4,500,000

Interior Area: 3,221 SF

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 5

Land Area: 9,905 SF


Built on Lawai Road to overlook Kauai's iconic South Shore surf breaks, this custom split-level 5-bedroom 5-bath residence features 3,965 sq ft of oceanfront indoor-outdoor living. The buyer will enjoy winter sunsets and humpback whales, summer surf swells, and year-round Hawaiian sea turtles on its shoreline from its large covered lanai.  Located on the makai (ocean) side of Lawai Road with the Kukui'ula Golf Course as its mauka (mountain) backdrop, this home's thoughtful floor plan creates a spacious oceanfront indoor-outdoor living and dining area.  Its large U-shaped kitchen is adjacent to the home's dining area. There are 2 oceanfront bedroom and bathroom suites, with a guest bathroom and adjacent 3rd bedroom located off the dining area, completing the first level of the home.  The home's second floor wing is located above the attached 1,110 sq ft garage and features the home's den/media room, and 2 bedroom and bathroom suites, each with a private lanai.  With central air-conditioning throughout the 3,221 sq ft interior and its ocean side whirlpool, the property is currently offered as "Hale Ilikai", a popular vacation rental home by The Parrish Collection Kauai. Operating Statements available. Furnishings included in the list price.

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7366 Alealea Road, Haena



Asking Price: $4,775,000

Interior Area: 1,640 SF

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

Land Area: 13,731 SF


Dreamy location for this great Kauai north shore beach house. Off a quiet road this house and in front of an idealic quiet stretch of sandy beach out of the wind. The Naue Cove offers swimming and advanced water-sport like surfing, kite-surfing, windsurfing and more. This home has both a non-conforming Transient Vacation Rental Use Permit (vacation rental license) and the property has guest house rights. This dreamy home has an open, light, and modern floor plan, large lanai, and views from every window!

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For more information about Kauai real estate, please contact:

Sean Ahearn & Jim Karlovsky
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(800) 808-6373