A 180-degree unobstructed view of the Gold Coast of the Big Island and year-round sunsets from this luxury 3.11-acre home in Makalei Estates has an immediate impact and sets the high-level tone for the rest of the property. This home has everything you could possibly desire: privacy, peacefulness, quality construction, 3,008 square feet of living space in addition to the approximate 1,464 square feet of lanai and the estate driveway, a full solar system supplying low cost electricity and hot water, 2-zone central AC, sliding glass pocket doors for full enjoyment of the expansive ocean and sunset views and mature gardens, over sized and heated gunite pool, spa and a 3-car garage. A vast array of botanical bounty in the well-maintained gardens compliment the elegant long driveway approach to the formal Porte de cochere and through the one of a kind custom metal gate by artist Ben Requinto. Three large bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms, a separate and executive office and highly efficient kitchen and dining room combo allow for creativity and entertaining; easy flow from the kitchen area to the large covered lanai. The cabinets throughout are of Cherry Wood and flooring throughout main areas is travertine. Multiple skylights within the home allow for all day natural light. Makalei Estates boasts privacy, a strong homeowners association and many multi-million dollar homes. Beyond the gated access homeowners enjoy the privacy and seclusion of this upscale country living community. The location is perfect for the engaged business owner, employed and the retiree alike. Situated in the Kona region of the west side of Hawaii Island, known for its excellent climate and world-famous coffee farms, Makalei Estates boasts an elevation range from 1,800 to 2,850 feet. The Makalei Golf Course is only minutes away offering a cool, upcountry alternative to the island’s very typically warm coastal courses.