Condos For Sale in Waihonua, Kaka'ako, HI
Waihonua was developed in 2015 by Alexander & Baldwin, and it’s a beautiful development located close to the Ward Village and Ala Moana Shopping Center. The vast 43-story building has over 340 units and some of the best views around. The building is conveniently located within a short five-minute walk to Whole Foods, Foodland, Target, Starbucks, and so much more. The building is not classified as luxury, but it feels luxurious and has incredible features and amenities. The Waihonua condos are ideal for anyone looking for a permanent home in paradise, a vacation home that is the perfect escape from daily life, and investors looking for a great place to rent out to others.
Situated on the far east end of the Kaka'ako community, Waihonua is an excellent building with great amenities and close to numerous great businesses and activities. Within walking distance to Ala Moana Beach Park, the Ala Moana Shopping Center, and close to Waikiki, this building is in the ultimate location. Residents can take a short walk to grab groceries from Whole Foods, have a bite to eat in some of the best restaurants, or visit the shops at Ward Village. The convenient location is a huge draw for homebuyers interested in purchasing in the area.
Residents of Waihonua have access to some of the best amenities and activities in Honolulu. Located close to the downtown core, residents who work in the business district have a quick walk or bike to work each day. Those who call Waihonua home don’t really need a vehicle for day-to-day activities. Visit the grocery stores nearby, the nearby malls, or a local restaurant for dinner, all within walking distance. The Ala Moana Beach Park is a short walk from the building, which is perfect for a day at the beach or a picnic at the regional park with the family.
The prime location is a significant draw for people because you can have it all regardless of your lifestyle. For those who love the outdoors, you can take hikes at Diamond Head, go surfing, swim in Waikiki Beach, soak up the sun, or visit any of the regional parks. The area is a prominent tourist spot, so there are many daily activities that are geared towards tourists, particularly around Waikiki Beach. The airport is within a 15-minute drive from the community, so it’s an excellent spot for those who travel frequently. The location of Waihonua is ideal for tourists, as it’s close to everything they need and the top spots they want to visit, making the building popular for investors.
With one of the most sought-after amenity decks, Waihonua residents are lucky to have access to a long list of benefits - as if living in Hawai'i wasn’t enough! The full list of amenities include:
- A private movie theatre
- A club room with a kitchen
- An infinity-edge pool
- A fitness center
- Poolside cabanas
- BBQ cabanas
- A jacuzzi
- Two guest suites
- Storage areas (including surfboard storage)
- A fob-secured lobby and elevators
- An on-site resident manager and staff
- A mailroom
- 15 street-level covered guest parking stalls
Waihonua offers buyers one-, two-, and three-bedroom floor plans. Units are equipped with beautiful features, upgraded finishes, and exquisite details. The units have been designed with energy-efficiency in mind.
- Hardwood flooring in the living room, foyer, and kitchen
- Carpet in the bedrooms
- Kitchens that come equipped with Boesche appliances, a built-in microwave, wooden cabinetry, and granite countertops
- Walk-in closets in almost all master bedrooms
- Four elevators
- Central AC with individual controls in the two bedrooms and three bedrooms
- Nine units per floor
- Penthouse levels that have seven units per floor, and the 3rd and 4th floor has four units per floor
- The most dramatic ocean views from high floor units looking over 1350 Ala Moana, facing the southeast from the 35th floor and up
The penthouse levels are the 41st to 43rd floors, and there are three large three-bedroom units with the most incredible ocean views for the 01, 02, and 03 units. Units from 04 to 07 have mountain views.
Waihonua is a family-friendly community, and having access to an excellent education is a concern for many parents in the area. For parents of school-aged children in the building, the area is served by Queen Ka?ahumanu Elementary School, Washington Middle School, and President William McKinley High School. Besides the excellent public school system with a fantastic reputation for high test scores and wonderful teachers, there is plenty of charter and private options to choose from all over Honolulu. For post-secondary students, the University of Hawai'i is within ten minutes of the building. Parents can feel confident knowing their child’s education is in good hands from kindergarten to university.