Kuwili Lani Acreage

by | Sep 16, 2021

Welcome home to Kuwili Lani, the only sustainable living subdivision on the Big Island of Hawaii! Just minutes off the spectacular Hamakua Coast and Highway 19. Enjoying panoramic views of the azure waters of the Pacific Ocean, Kuwili Lani residents embrace the Hawaii lifestyle amongst a small community of sustainability-conscious neighbors. With a private road, private security gate, private water system, energy system and wifi service, Kuwili Lani is where serenity meets sustainability!

Build your dream home with “green” and/or “aging in place” design practices, enjoy the country life with small livestock, and add gardens and orchards as you see fit. The developer is offering a list with up to 52 edible plants and trees that can grow well in this district and elevation! Amenities include a front entry security gate, the ease of maintained paved roads leading to each lot, convenient underground utilities, Wi-Fi service with state-of-the-art fiber optic cable to each lot, private water for interior use and water catchment for exterior use.

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MLS# 652935  |  1.01 acres | $238,000 (Just Listed!)
MLS 652936 | 1.23 acres | $277,500 (Sold!)
MLS 652628 | 1.37 acres | $290,000 (Sold!)

With the convenience of quick and easy access to Highway 19, your drive to neighboring towns makes Kuwili Lani the perfect place to set down roots! Laupahoehoe and Papa’aloa are just minutes away and include a convenience store/gas station, community swimming pool, library, schools, Post Offices, a police station, and a quaint country store with cafe. Travel south about 20 miles and discover Honolii Bay, a popular surf spot. Four miles further you will find the historic town of Hilo, with it’s multi-cultural vibe, restaurants, shopping, hospitals, museums, University, and beaches. Traveling north, less than an hour away, you will discover the paniolo (cowboy) town of Waimea/Kamuela which offers a wide range of shopping, restaurants, community hospital, police station, and cultural activities. White sand beaches and world class resorts, shopping and restaurants are approximately a one-hour drive from the property along the Kohala Coast.

Kuwili Lani is the quintessential example of the gathering of all that the Big Island of Hawaii has to offer – plenty of warm sunshine, gentle trade winds, a sustainable lifestyle with less of a “footprint” on the aina (land), regular “liquid sunshine” and space to grow your own food, the small community vibe, all within a perfectly and meticulously planned subdivision environment! Come alone or bring your family! Come thrive at Kuwili Lani and embrace the heavens through sustainable living!


Lot 1 is 1.01 acres and features ocean, gulch, and distant pasture views. Located close to the front entryway, it is about a 10-minute hike from this lot to an adjoining natural pool and waterfall bordering Kuwili Lani. This lot is unique in that it features two “live fences” consisting of over 200 dwarf banana plants and luscious white pineapple, with multiple locations for gardens. Its gentle slope provides an excellent building site bordering the edge of the subdivision.

At Kuwili Lani, you can live a better way today while creating a legacy for your family tomorrow!


Lot 4, 1.23 acres, located at the top of the subdivision, offers sweeping ocean views, two mostly level potential building sites, ample space for a fruit orchard, enormous (or tiny) garden spaces, and areas for horses and small farm animals and/or a workshop. And, if you are looking for the perfect place to create a cottage ag business, this could be it! Enjoy a maintained paved road through the privacy gate and onto the highway.

LOT 10 – SOLD!

Lot 10 offers 1.37 acres, an existing building pad, and sweeping, 360-degree ocean and pasture views. Numerous level areas are perfect for planting gardens, staging a continuous orchard, creating a barn for your horses, goats or sheep, or adding a workshop! Located mid-way in the sub-division, Lot 10 has easy access to the paved road from two sides of the lot, and a quick drive from the subdivision to the highway. Build a beautiful lanai to enjoy spectacular sunrises, pupu’s at sunset, and family gatherings year-round!

What Clients Are Saying

“If it wasn’t for Jen, we wouldn’t be here on the Big Island now! She drove to multiple locations to do Facetime walk-throughs, connected with our loan officer through the USDA, and advocated for us in a timely and professional manner. Jen McGeehan stuck with us to the end!”

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Jen McGeehan

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I am an adventurer by heart, never letting too much dust settle under my feet. But, I am also a nester, a woman who loves her home, garden, animals, family, and whatever career I happen to be in. In my latest adventure, I’ve successfully merged over 46 years of varied work and life experience into a real estate career that focuses on the goals and dreams of my clients. Are you interested in moving to the Big Island of Hawaiʻi? I’d love to talk with you about your dream goal, and help you achieve it!

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