Hualani’s Partners with Surfrider Foundation as Ocean-friendly Restaurant
Timbers Kaua‘i is proud to announce that Hualani’s was recently deemed an Ocean Friendly Restaurant by Surfrider Foundation.
FARM-TO-TABLE DINING: EVERY TUESDAY EVENING AT HUALANI’S
The Farm at Hōkūala and Hualani’s have built upon their existing partnership by offering guests a 4-course pre-fixe farm-to-table menu every Tuesday night.
Hōkūala Hokulada Drink Recipe
The “Hōkūala Hokulada” is our delicious Farm-to-Bar version of a skinny Piña Colada served in a young ice-cold coconut with a papaya stem straw.
Holoholo Dave Heads to the Caribbean
Welcome to the adventures of Dave Burden Jr. Follow along on his holoholo as he chronicles his journey across all 7 continents over the next year.
Hui Aloha Huaka‘i
Every Tuesday at sunrise, Timbers Kaua‘i at Hōkūala invites guests to experience the property from a new perspective… by golf cart!
Celebrate ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi Month
February is the official Hawaiian Language Month, and we celebrate ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi (Hawaiian Language) Month with a variety of events, sharing information across social media, and by providing resources to our Owners and guests.
Aloha… from The Farm at Hōkūala
2022 marks The Farm at Hōkūala’s fourth year, and we are starting to see our trees mature, our crops flourish, and our owners’ coconut grove expand as we welcome new members to our extended ‘ohana.
Crispy Coconut Kaua‘i Shrimp Recipe
Missing the Hawaiian Islands? Try your hand at Hualani’s take on this tasty seafood delight to send your tastebuds to Timbers Kauaʻi.
A Day In Kaua’i: Owners Itinerary
Awaken your soul on the ocean's edge and get a taste of what a day-in-the-life is like for an Owner at Hōkūala.
2021 Year in Review
Looking back at an unorthodox year, Carrie Bligh, our Operations Director, reflected on operations during a pandemic.
Inside The Timbers Kaua’i Homes
Step inside the luxury homes at Timbers Kaua’i, where modern design meets authentic Hawaiian style. Discover 2-4 bedroom homes for sale and find your dream home.
Golden Thai Tea Recipe
Hand-crafted by Bartender Matthew Kawamura here at Timbers Kaua‘i, this smooth concoction will give you island vibes any time of year.
Talk Story with Thomas Freestone
Aloha Kakōu and E Komo Mai to Talk Story. This month we’re speaking to Thomas Freestone, the director of the Ocean Course Hokuala.
Spice of Paradise Recipe
This mouth-watering drink was hand-crafted by Bartender Matthew Kawamura here at Timbers Kaua‘i. Enjoy this delicious recipe from anywhere - no flights required!
Condé Nast Traveler’s Awards: Top 25 Resorts in Hawaii
Timbers Kaua‘i is honored to be recognized in Condé Nast Traveler's 2021 Readers' Choice Awards as one of the “Top 25 Resorts in Hawaii”.
Let Your Story Unfold at Timbers Kaua‘i
At your doorstep awaits 13 miles of nature trails, an infinity pool, on-site organic farm, and award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Ocean Course.
Talk Story with Matt Kawamura
Meet Matt Kawamura, Hualani's bartender, as he shares some of his favorite things about the island of Kaua'i and Timbers Kaua'i at Hokuala.
Talk Story with McKell Lasrich
This month we feature McKell Lasrich, our Guest Experience Coordinator with an infectious personality and big heart.
Inside Look: Timbers Kauai Featured on Sunrise Morning Show
This month we were honored to host Hawaii's favorite local morning show, Sunrise On The Road, from Hawaii News Now.
Benefits of Fractional Ownership at Timbers Kauai
Set within the stunning 450-acre Hokuala resort community, Timbers Kauai offers furnished homes with some of the most breathtaking views on the island.
5 Things Owners Love to Do at Timbers Kauai!
Learn all about how Owners at Timbers Kauai live aloha with fun activities and Hawaiian cultural experiences.
Talk Story with Ku’ulei Cummings
Talk Story with Ku'ulei Cummings; Timbers Kaua'i's very own Residence Club Manager.
About the Island
Living in Kauai is a dream come true. Called "The Garden Island", Kauai is full of lush rainforests and stunning natural landscapes. Here, Aloha is more than just a greeting. Aloha is a state of mind.
Frequently Asked Questions
Everything you need to know about luxury Kauai real estate. Timbers Kauai offers homeowners everything from stunning ocean views, to luxury amenities and more.
Meet Your Neighbors: The Loftons
Get to know Art and Victoria Lofton, from Huntington Beach, California, who have been part of our ohana since May 2019.
To close out 2019 and welcome 2020, Timbers Kauai – Ocean Club & Residences hosted a New Year’s Eve Dinner and Party Under the Stars from Hualani’s Restaurant.
On December 6, Timbers Kauai celebrated the holiday season by participating in one of the island’s premier events, the 23rd annual Festival of Lights, by designing a float for the Lights on Rice Parade.
Be Aloha: 14 Ways
A monthly series in partnership with Aloha Movement Kauai, a nonprofit dedicated to sharing the meaning of aloha at home and around the world. This month features the concept of aloha as kindness.
Kauai Gift Guide
With the holidays fast-approaching, we’ve compiled a list of Hawaiian gift ideas that promise to provide recipients a taste of Timbers Kauai—from here or afar.
Ocean, lava, sand and sun: All local elements Timbers Kauai - Ocean Club & Residences filter through an elegant design aesthetic to bring the island indoors.
What’s Fresh at the Farm
Get the dirt on what's planted, what's harvested and what's ahead for the Farm at Hokuala.
On August 11, Timbers Kauai hosted its first-ever partnership event with nonprofit Kukulu Kumuhana O Anahola (KKOA), which roughly translates to “the pooling of strengths for a shared purpose.”
Koloa Plantation Days – Year of the Paniolo
A look at the Koloa Plantation Days festival and the tradition of celebrating Kaua‘i's multicultural melting pot.
From Ground Breaking to Grand Opening
Managing Director Gary Moore reflects on the challenges, accomplishments and the birth of a rising star: Hokuala.
Be Aloha: 14 Ways
A monthly series in partnership with Aloha Movement Kauai, a nonprofit dedicated to sharing the meaning of aloha at home and around the world. This month features the concept of "sharing".
Be Aloha: 14 Ways
A monthly series in partnership with Aloha Movement Kauai, a non-profit dedicated to sharing the meaning of aloha at home and around the world. This month features the concept of "kokua".
Be Aloha: 14 Ways
A monthly series in partnership with Aloha Movement Kauai, a non-profit dedicated to sharing the meaning of aloha at home and around the world.
Unalau Beach Clean Up
Timbers Kauai joins hands with Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii to clean up one of Kauai's most pristine beaches.
Spring Reboot: Rejuvenate Your Mind, Body + Spirit
Get your healthy routine on at the Timbers Kauai in ways that are only possible in Hawaii.
In Good Hands
A traditional native Hawaiian medicine, lomilomi massage is so much more than a spa treatment.
Be Aloha with the Nagaos
David and Colette Nagao have been married for 27 years. The pair are a part of the Timbers Kauai ohana and work closely with each other. David, the Hokuala Community Association Director and Colette, Guest Services Manager practice the art of Aloha each day of their lives.
Be Aloha: 14 Ways
A monthly series in partnership with Aloha Movement Kauai, a non-profit dedicated to sharing the meaning of aloha at home and around the world.
A Taste of Kauai
Experience the island through your taste buds with the Timbers North Shore Culinary Tour.
Support a diverse selection of local Kaua'i vendors and artists as you shop by the sea at this unique shopping experience.
‘Play where you live:’ Golf-lover’s paradise on ‘Mansion Global’
'Mansion Global' host Kacie McDonnell heads to the Garden Isle to Timbers Kauai, with an 18-hole golf course and 47 units for ownership.
The Best Resorts for Families with Infants and Toddlers
The 47 residential-style accommodations at this 450-acre Hōkūala hideaway are a hit with families thanks to a vast array of amenities.
Modern Luxury Interiors – A Piece of Paradise
Since its debut in 2018, Timbers Kauai at Hokuala has set a new standard for relaxed luxury on the Garden Isle.
Timbers Kauai debuts Laola Nani townhomes
Timbers Kauai at Hokuala, a luxury resort community and private residence, has debuted their Laola Nani townhomes. The units will be delivered in early 2023.
The Insider’s Guide To Kauai
Be sure to plan ample time to see and do all that Kauai has to offer. Timbers Kauai at Hokuala is located in the 450-acre Hokuala resort community along the Pacific Ocean. Timbers has both vacation rentals as well as fractional and whole ownership properties.
Timbers Kauai at Hokuala sells luxury condo for $6.8M
Timbers Kauai at Hokuala recently announced the sale of a luxury condominium for $6.8 million. The 3,713-square-foot residence represents the the highest priced condominium sold year to date on the island of Kauai at $2,340 per square foot.
Where to Buy a Vacation Home in Hawaii: An Island-by-island Guide
Buyers of vacation homes in Hawaiʻi are making that dream come true, creating huge demand for island properties.
Fine Fresh, Fare
Experience a next-level farm-to-table menu at Hualaniʻs Restaurant at Hōkūala.
Should You Travel With Unvaccinated Kids?
COVID-19 vaccines for younger children are on the way. Until then, vaccinated adults are left trying to figure out where and how to safely travel with the younger members of the family.
I Stayed in a ‘Resort Bubble’ in Hawaii — Here’s What It’s Really Like
In 2020, the Hawaii Tourism Authority reported year-over-year visitor arrivals fell 74% due to the global pandemic. Just 2.7 million people flew to the islands last year, making it the first time that fewer than 3 million people visited since 1975.
Sheltered from virus, Kauai plans cautious return to tourism
As the coronavirus ravaged other parts of the U.S., residents of this rural Pacific island watched safely from afar. Kauai, one of the world’s most sought-after vacation destinations, has been nearly impossible to visit for most of the past year...
Are Covid Resort Bubbles The Next Step For Safe Travel?
With many countries or states already requiring a negative test to travel, the concept of a resort bubble provides one more layer of assurance as more Americans demonstrate comfort in traveling to destinations that make visitors feel safe.
Kauai Re-Enters ‘Safe Travels,’ and Good News on the Way for Vaccinated Travelers
On Friday, Hawaii Gov. David Ige approved Kauai Mayor Derek Kawakami’s request to rejoin the state’s “Safe Travels” program, effective April 5.
Best Places to Travel in March
In most of North America, March is a time of transition, "coming in like a lion and going out like a lamb" the saying goes, recognizing that the month straddles winter and spring.
72 Hours Inside a Kauai Resort Bubble
Can one consider quarantining a vacation? I found myself pondering this question before embarking on our holiday travels to visit family on the Mainland.
Homes on the Range
COVID-19 has changed how and why people are buying real estate,” says Craig Hogan, vice president of luxury, Coldwell Banker Real Estate. As many companies embrace working from home, people are able to untether from high density cities.
Garden Isle Delight
Situated Oceanfront on what was formerly Kaua'i Lagoons, Timbers Kaua'i at Hokuala is a testament to the idea that all good things come to those who wait.
Bring Your Clubs. And the Kids
While retirees are traditionally the primary buyers of properties in residential golf communities, after COVID-19 and even in the few years leading up to the pandemic, a growing number of families with school age children may also have been moving in.
Thanks to the Pandemic, Luxury Hotels Become Home
After a very quiet spring, Julie Danziger, the managing partner of travel advisory, Embark Beyond, spent the greater part of June and July booking compelling domestic alternatives for her clients..
First Impressions: Front Entries That Are More Than Functional
A front entry has one of the most important jobs in a home: it immediately sets the tone, proving a preview for what's to come. And it can be a make it or break it moment.
The Best Things to Cook in an Air Fryer
Air fryers use hot air to cook and crisp food while using a fraction of the oil needed for a
deep fryer. Here are some of the best things to make in an air fryer, according to the pros.
Staying Apart Together
Vacation homes are helping families separate during Coronavirus.
OCEAN COURSE HOKUALA RECOGNIZED BY WORLD GOLF AWARDS AS HAWAII’S BEST GOLF COURSE FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR
Ocean Course Hokuala at Timbers Kauai - Ocean Club & Residences has been recognized by the World Golf Awards 2019 as Hawaii’s Best Golf Course for the third consecutive year, adding another accolade to the course’s impressive résumé.
Three Perfect Days: Kauai
Five million years ago an underwater volcano erupted, creating a 552-square mile paradise in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. The oldest Hawaiian island, Kauai is also the most untamed, with more than 90 percent of its land inaccessible by car and covered in craggy green mountains, epic canyons, towering waterfalls, and only-in-your-dreams beaches.
Ditch the Kitchen and Enjoy Thanksgiving at These 8 Luxury Farm Hotels
You could stay at home for Thanksgiving, slaving away over a hot oven and preparing your home for an onslaught of guests, or you could fly the coop and head to a plush hotel that will take care of your every holiday need—including preparing a tasty feast.
TIMBERS KAUAI – OCEAN CLUB & RESIDENCES RECOGNIZED BY CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER 2019 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS
Timbers Kauai - Ocean Club & Residences was recognized for its excellence within the travel industry by the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler 2019 Readers' Choice Awards, earning a place among the Top 30 Resorts in USA/Hawaii.
Timbers Kauai Introduces Golf Camp With Chuck Cook, An Exclusive Event And Training With Golf Instructor Hall Of Famer
Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences, the newest private residence club on the lush Garden Isle of Kauai, is introducing golfers across the U.S. to a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take their game to the next level with a legendary instructor during an exclusive three-day,
The Kauai Guide
Perched on a cliff with panoramic ocean views, Timbers Kauai is serene and cozy, perfect for families and long stays.
Don’t Call it a Timeshare: ‘Fractional Ownership’ May Be the New Wave of Vacation Home Buying
“We go after the A+ market in A+ locations,” says Greg Spencer, CEO of Timbers Resorts, who runs fractional ownership properties all over the world. “We’re in tough barrier-to-entry markets, places where it’s impossible to get zoning for whole ownership. Places like Sonoma, Napa, Kauai, Aspen. Our location in Aspen, they joke it takes a year a unit to get permitting.”
Earth Day The Right Day To Test Luxury Developments’ Eco-Consciousness
Green initiatives include conservation of lands. For instance, at Timbers Kauai, a resort and residential development in Kauai, Hawaii, stewardship of native lands includes providing guests and owners an education in sustainable farming practices through agri-education classes.
These hotels prove an eco-friendly vacation doesn’t have to mean roughing it
Timbers is a luxury boutique resort within Kauai’s 450-acre Hokuala resort community; and its location along the Pacific Ocean and among the lush landscape of the “Garden Island” pairs perfectly with its focus on wellness and sustainability.
San Francisco to Hawaii via San Jose in pictures
A peek at Timbers Kauai, the island's newest resort community with big plans for expansion on a dramatic slip of land perched on cliffs high above the Pacific near Lihue Airport.
The Nomads Who Own Fractions of Multiple Luxury Homes
Sean Daly, a retired partner with a major accounting firm, has a lot o practice working with fractions.
Celebrate the Holidays at These Festive Luxury Hotels
Timbers Kauai - Ocean Club & Residences at Hōkūala, a new private residential club which opened its doors over the summer, is perhaps the most picturesque place to celebrate the season. Timbers Kauai provides each guest with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean bookended by the verdant Hau’pu mountain range with direct access to the shoreline.
A Beautiful Wildness
In Lihue, adjacent to the island’s main airport, players find the magnificent Jack Nicklaus designed Ocean Course at Hokuala (formerly known as the Kiele Course at Kaua‘i Lagoons). The front nine is a big hitter’s dream with wide fairways and memorable holes, such as the par-3 fifth, where your tee shot must traverse a gaping canyon filled with towering mango trees.
But it’s the back nine where the scenery really kicks into high gear. In fact, Hokuala features the longest continuous stretch of oceanfront holes in Hawaii—Nos. 12 through 16—and they are at once extremely scenic and great fun to play.
Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences, Hawaii
Located within the 450-acre Hokuala resort community on Kauai’s southern shore, this family-friendly resort comprises 47 rental units, all with spacious lanais and floor-to-ceiling windows that frame views of the Pacific Ocean and the Haupu mountains.
Timbers Resorts Opens Luxury Residence Club on Kiawah Island
Other Timbers Resorts properties include Timber Kauai – Ocean Club & Residences, a private oceanfront residence club in Lihue, on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, which received $96 million in construction financing in December 2016, also arranged by HFF. The luxury property is located with the 450-acre Hokuala Resort and mixed-use development that also includes an award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course.
The Editors Guide to Kauai
Located on the southeastern corner of Kauai sits Timbers Kauai – Ocean Club & Residences at Hokuala, one of the most ideal plots of real estate in all of Hawaii. Within a few minutes to the Lihue Airport, less than an hour to the north point of Hanalei and less than thirty minutes to the town of Poipu, everything you need need to access on the island is a stone’s throw away.
Hualani’s at Timbers Kauai – A Multi Sensory Experience
My husband and I recently had the chance to visit Hualani’s on a Sunday evening. We arrived in time to catch sunset and enjoy the beautiful view. Ha’upu Mountain Range & Kauai’s southeast coast with historic Ninini Lighthouse (built 1906!) bookend your splendid view. Even as island locals, we were feeling 100% on vacation here.
A Rising Star In Golf: Kauai’s Ocean Course At Hokuala
In Hawaiian, Hokuala means ‘rising star.’
The Ocean Course at Hokuala on Kauai is indeed a rising star, and not only in Hawaiian golf.
The former telecommunications market analyst and her husband, a technology entrepreneur, recently bought into Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences at Hōkūala, a newly opened golf club resort on the Garden Isle’s lush southeast side, which also allows them to stay at one of Timbers’ other luxury properties, including resorts in Sonoma, Napa, Aspen and Tuscany.
Get a fourth night free and a $500 credit at new Kauai vacation rental resort
The deal: Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences offers every fourth night free with this deal; if you stay eight days, you get two free nights. Along with an ocean-view rental and the credit, guests receive roundtrip airport transfers and daily breakfast.
9 Hawaii Hotel Packages to Book This Fall
Timbers Kauai - Ocean Club & Residences at Hokuala, the island’s newest visitor digs, boasts a Jack Nicklaus signature golf course. Clients can experience it courtesy of the Stay and Play golf package, which is available through Dec. 15. With rates from $1,425 per night, it includes three rounds of golf per person, round-trip airport transfers and daily breakfast.
Where to Go and What to Wear This Autumn
Stay: Kauai’s resort options aren’t nearly what Oahu’s, Maui’s, and the Big Island’s are, so Timbers Kauai was a welcome addition when it opened this summer. Perched on a cliff overlooking the Pacific on the island’s eastern coast, Timbers has (aside from pristine ocean views) a clean, minimalist design made cozy with the most comfortable sofas and beds you’ll find on Kauai. Our favorite hangouts are the two infinity swimming pools that seem to float over the ocean, while the restaurant, Hualani’s, uses ingredients from the property’s own organic farm.
Save 30% off Stays at an Oceanfront Resort in Kauai
Hawaii : 30 percent off at Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences, an oceanfront resort with a two-tiered infinity pool and a Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course.
Travel deals: Thirty percent off Egypt river cruises, $500 savings on Kenya safaris
Earn a free fourth night at Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences in Hawaii. The deal starts at $3,600 (vs. $4,800) and includes four nights in a private ocean-view residence, $500 resort credit, daily breakfast and round-trip airport transfers. Stay through April 30.
The 47 condominium and town house residences on the 450-acre Hokuala resort overlook mountain-fringed Kalapaki Bay and Ninini Point lighthouse, a few minutes from the airport.
Makeovers at a range of Hawaii hotels and resorts
The new Timbers Kauai Ocean Resort and Residences at Hokuala offers views of the lighthouse at Ninini Point.
10 Family Vacation Packages to Book Before the End of Summer
Squeeze in one last getaway before the kids go back to school at Timbers Kauai.
Timbers Kauai opens as first phase of Hokuala development
Timbers Kauai -- Ocean Club and Residences at Hokuala, the $235 million project that serves as the first completed portion of the larger $1 billion Hokuala development on Kauai's southeastern shore, celebrated its grand opening at the start of July.
This three-bedroom, two-level penthouse sets the bar for the entire private residential club of Timbers Kauai.
Hokuala, Kauai, Timbers Kauai – Ocean Club & Residences
Along the Pacific Ocean with the Hau'pu Mountains in clear sight, The Timbers Kauai Residences have been design by Poss Architects, Girvin Associates and Wilson Associates with both authentic Hawaiian culture and modernity in mind.
Hawaii vacation news & deals: June 26, 2018
Timbers Kauai at Hokuala is Kauai’s newest luxury resident-style resort. To celebrate their opening, they’re offering $1000 credit to use to explore the amenities of the property — like the spa, activities and golf. For more information, or to book the Experience Timbers Kauai Opening Package, visit www.hokualakauai.com or call (844) 815-9193 and mention promo code “ALOHAA” by June 30 for stays through November 30.
Distinguished as the last direct oceanfront property on the island of Kauai, the 450-acre resort community of Hokuala is both a Hawaiian jewel and a hot spot for vacationers.
These Adventure Runs Are the Best Way to See the World on Foot
You can take a self-guided tour of the 17 miles of hiking, running and biking trails on the southeast coast of Kauai. The paths take you under a canopy of giant monkey pod trees, along the coastline, and through a rainbow eucalyptus tree grove.
Timbers Kauai Debuts Luxury Ocean Club And Residences In Hōkūala
The latest from the Timbers Collection is a spectacular oceanfront property in Hokuala, on the island of Kauai's southeast coast. Unveiled on June 1st, Timbers Kauai offers homeowners and visitors dramatic and unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean and the lush, green Haupu mountains.
U.S. Open 2018: U.S. Open Local and Sectional Qualifying Results
There are 112 courses hosting 18-hole local qualifiers that will be contested in 45 states and Canada from April 30 to May 17. (Ocean Course Hokuala, Kaua’i, Hawaii (13/1)
Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences
With an oceanfront location unlike anyplace else on the island, Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences is the newest and most luxurious residential resort development on the "Garden Island" of Kauai.
Developments Go Local
Each of the three residence buildings at Timbers Kaua’i – Ocean Club & Residences were named with the help of native Hawaiian Hualani Duncan, a warm-hearted local woman with a deep understanding of the importance of “what’s in a name.” The Kaiholo building, which rests close the cliff’s edge with prime ocean views, stems from “kai” (ocean, sea) and “holo” (current, flow) and represents guiding travelers to the effervescent shores of nearby Running Waters Beach and Kalapaki Beach. The Maliulā building stems from “maliu” (look upon with favor, entreat) and “lā” (sun, warmth) represents the warmest aloha to welcome residents. Lāola stems from “lā” (sun, warmth) and “ola” (life, health, well-being), representing a fresh sense of life that the residence building will offer its owners.
Golf’s $9 Billion Real Estate Market Is On The Upswing: See Where And Why
Timbers Kauai is a luxury oceanfront residential community that features the Jack Nicklaus-designed Ocean course with features the longest stretch of oceanfront holes in all of Hawaii. As the property gears up for its official opening on June 1, it is already at $50 million in pre-sales and continues to build momentum.
Oceanfront Apartment in a New Resort on the Hawaiian Island of Kauai
Perched atop the Kaiholo building, this last penthouse represents the absolute best location within Timbers Kaua’i-Ocean Club & Residences, and arguably, the best in all of Kauai.