The historic Hobron-Lai Estate is one of the most impressive residences on Oahu. This estate is situated near the top of Pacific Heights and offers commanding views of iconic Diamond Head, Waikiki, Downtown Honolulu, Punchbowl, and the Ewa plains out towards Waianae. Centrally located with easy access to H-1 and Pali Highway yet far enough away to enjoy total peace and quite.
This classic Hawaiian Colonial, originally built in 1916, was thoroughly remodeled with attention to detail in 2010 and was the featured home in Hawaii Home & Remodeling magazine. Residents will enjoy the stately porte-corchere with the convenience of a large circular driveway. Situate on over a half acre of land, this property makes the ideal executive residence where you can entertain and host guests in style. The kitchen features top of the line appliances, granite countertops, and a butler’s pantry that has been tastefully remodeled into an ample wine bar.
The first floor boasts meticulously restored hardwood floors, a large formal living room, dining area, powder room, family room, and home office. The second floor, accessed via a grand staircase (or the butler’s stairs), has a large master suite with shower and garden tub, as well as three ample bedrooms; one with private bath and the other two sharing a connected bathroom. Three of the four bedrooms have breathtaking views of the the city. The third floor is an improved attic space with pool table. All the bedrooms enjoy the convenience of central air-conditioning, however its rarely necessary with the pleasant breezes.
In addition to the main house there is a separate pool house of over 600 square feet that has its own kitchenette and access to a full bathroom located just off the kitchen. The pool house can be used as a fifth bedroom or a guest house and also enjoys impressive views of the city.
This estate is offered fully furnished and ready to move in. The estate is not available for short-term rental. Tenants will be responsible to pay for all utilities. Yard and pool maintenance are included. Given the historical significance of the home and its finishings, pets are strictly prohibited.
- Prestigious Historic Estate
- Sweeping Views of Honolulu
- Near Downtown and Waikiki
- Easy access to H-1 and Pali Highway
- Fully remodeled in 2010 by award-winning Architect
- Large 2 car garage plus Porte-cochere and circular drive
- Central A/C in bedrooms
- 12′ ceilings, hardwood floors, and elegant stair case
- Fully furnished and ready to move-in
Utilities: Pool, Yard & Pest Control Included. Tenant responsible for electric, water, sewer, and cable/internet.
Pet Friendly?: Sorry, no pets.