Blufftop community preferred for its resort amenities.
Nestled between Anini and Hanalei, Princeville is a true resort community known for its emphasis on amenities for active lifestyle. Sitting on a bluff above the Pacific Ocean, Princeville captures some of the north side’s most spectacular ocean views and sunsets you can imagine. Hidden beaches and nature-made pools, such as Queen’s bath, can be found in just a short walk to the base of the bluff. Guarding the south side of Princeville is Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge, where spectrum of green colors coats the ancient mountains of Hihimanu, Namolokama, and Mamalahoa. Decorated with cotton clouds on their peaks, these mystical mountains literally cry after rain, running down magnificent waterfalls.
Princeville properties consists of single-family homes enjoying views to golf courses, tropical settings and easy ocean access, along with diverse collection of condominium communities. In addition, Starwood’s crown jewel of their luxury collection ‘The One’ hotel is set to open in June 2022 featuring resort-style amenities, with spas, heated pools and exclusive cuisines. Its bluff location, presents a rare opportunity to watch humpback whales in the winter months of the year and experience spectacular sunsets, while sipping champagne on the lanais.
Princeville have a well-balanced assortment of a vacation home owners and renters with full-time residents. Although, in recent times we see a shift due to the inflow of people from the cities to more rural locations. Hotel destinations such as The One by Starwood, Westin, and Hanalei Bay Resorts adds even more to the diverse mixture of people in the area. Princeville is a central hub to vacation while exploring in the North Shore spectacular beaches, trails, and local adornments.
DINING & SHOPPING
The relaxed island feel of Princeville is in perfect sync with the casual manner of our eateries. Planning your evening is easy. Bee’s Kitchen & Bar will appeal to your Italian cravings with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and friendly service. Hideaways Pizza Pub offers variety of pizzas, salads, and drinks. If you’d like to get chatty, listen to live music and enjoy exceptional views of Bali Hai, Happy Talk Lounge is your place. Tiki Iniki’s authentic bar with amazing cocktails and fresh island food will make you feel home. The Spot is another local delight. Makai Grill is serving full kitchen menu items from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. Hidden at the end of Plantation Rd. on a bluff overlooking Hanalei is Nourish. This casual outdoor spot offers fresh wraps and bowls accompanied by a panoramic view.
Open for business in the summer of 2022, The One Hotel, Hanalei Bay by Starwood will have five restaurants and bars offering fresh, local, and sustainably sourced farm-to-table cuisine using ingredients from the hotel’s organic on-site garden and neighboring farms. Nanea Restaurant & Bar at the Westin hotel is another outstanding restaurant, featuring delicious local cuisine. Check out the Princeville Shopping Center for more in depth information on the shopping and services offered. https://www.princevillecenter.com/shops
BEACHEs, TRAILS & KAUAI LIFE
Princeville Makai Golf Club is a key amenity to the Princeville community. Extensive $6 million renovation was completed in 2010 lead by the well-known golf legend, Mr. Robert Trent Jones Jr. The Makai Course has climbed to the top of all respected rankings, received numerous recognitions of excellency and continues to maintain its rank to the day. It is placed amongst the Top 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses in America, by Golf Digest, within the Top 3 Best Courses You Can Play in Hawaii by Golf Week and it is listed as one of America’s “Top 5 Great Golf Settings” in the world by National Geographic Traveler.
The Princeville Makai Tennis Courts are open for Member Play Only from 8:00 am – 6:00 pm. Members need to reserve their 90-minute court time in advance by calling (808) 826-1863 prior to showing up at the facility. Players must bring their own tennis equipment.
Princeville Community Center & Park provides a variety of outdoor fitness and group sports activities, including children’s playground at Prince Albert’s Park. Strategic spots for swimming and snorkeling are found at the sheltered beaches of Pu’u and Hideaway’s, where swimming among turtles and curious fish become unforgettable times. Princeville Night Market brings live music, unique local arts and crafts, every second Sunday of each month. Newly opened Princeville farmer’s market happens every Sunday at 9 am.
Nearby scenic hikes:
· Wyllie's Beach Trailhead
· Queens Bath Trailhead
· Okolehao Trailhead
· Hideaways Beach
Looking to continue with your yoga routine? Hot Yoga Princeville and Waves Yoga Kaua‘i will keep you in shape.