Visitors never get tired of vacationing in Hawaii. Whether they’re on their honeymoon, taking the family on a beach holiday, or just looking for a place to unwind for a week, they choose Hawaii as their destination. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority the number of tourists has steadily been increasing over the past few years and in the first quarter of 2013 visitor spending surpassed last year’s record breaking numbers.
It’s not surprising when you think about it. Hawaii has some of the most pristine beaches in the world, offers first-class resorts, and a relaxed environment like nowhere else. Plus, it’s location in the North Pacific makes it easy for Asian tourists as well as Canadian and US tourists to fly here.
If you’ve been planning on getting into the hospitality business, there’s no better time than right now. Imagine starting a new life in Hawaii and owning a hotel. Not only would you make a steady income, but you’d also get the chance to meet people from all over the world.
At the moment we have several hotels and B&Bs for sale in different areas around the Big Island. In North Kona, at 75-6150 Alii Dr, we have the perfect spot for a boutique B&B. This oceanfront property has six units and is centrally located along Kailua Kona’s main street Alii Dr. You could live upstairs while running the B&B downstairs.
In North Kohala at 54-3885 Akoni Pule Hwy you’ll find the Nambu Hotel, a historic landmark across from the King Kamehameha statue in Kapaau Village. This well-known building includes retail, restaurant, and office spaces with a total of 16 units. The property was completely renovated in 1998 with a new septic system and grease trap for the restaurant. If you have a mind for opening a small Hotel, this could be the perfect spot for you.
At 55-510 Hawi Rd we have the Kohala Village Inn. The property includes a historical plantation style restaurant, a 21 room hotel, Doug Fir office building, and a 3500 square-foot warehouse. All the buildings were recently renovated with new electrical, plumbing, fixtures, and furnishings. Landscaped with mature palms, this property is a great opportunity for anyone who wishes to get into the hospitality business.
If you have questions about these listings or any of our other properties, please get in touch with us at MacArthur Sotheby’s International Realty.