Honalo real estate generally consists of smaller, vintage Hawaiian-style homes, properties with large acreage, horse properties, tropical fruit farms, and Kona coffee farms. Topography is sloped, so there are good opportunities to find homes with ocean views – *though the foliage can be a bit dense in parts of Honalo with large trees obstructing potential views.
Honalo, comprised of 30-square miles, is conveniently located 15-20 minutes from Kailua-Kona’s main business district and is home to approximately 2,300 residents. The community is situated within the Kona Coffee Belt along the southern border of North Kona, mauka (up the mountain) from Keauhou, between Holualoa to the north and Kealakekua to the south). At an elevation of approximately 1,400-ft, the climate in Honalo typically offers sunny mornings, cloudy afternoons, and cooler temperatures (70’s).