Located down a small, private road near Tunnels Beach, this well-built and well-maintained home is perfect for someone wanting to live close to the ocean, immersed in nature. Situated behind a gated entry, the 3-bedroom, 2-bath home is spacious, with ample natural light & large windows that invite airflow throughout the interior. The large 22,224 sq. foot parcel (approx. 1/2-acre) has abundant room for gardening, pets & outdoor activities. The central "Great Room" which comprises the kitchen, dining, & living room is perfect for gatherings, both large & small. With direct access to a large covered lanai, the open floor plan integrates outdoor living & dining spaces. The large family-style kitchen, which is banked by big windows, is great for entertaining with a free-standing island and plenty of counter space for cooking. The primary bedroom is spacious, with high ceilings, hardwood floors, large windows, & direct access to the lanai. The adjoining en suite bath has an oversized, walk-in, atrium shower which makes it feel almost like an outdoor room. Two other bedrooms complete the layout, one with built-in bunk beds. All rooms have hardwood floors as well as high, vaulted ceilings with skylights and tall windows. There is a built-in entertainment center with shelves and a built-in office nook. A new composition roof and new oversized gutters were added in 2020.This home’s unique and desirable location is situated within close proximity to the beach and the protected Tunnels Lagoon, known for its scenic shoreline and sunset views. World-class surfing, kite surfing, snorkeling, diving, fishing, and beach-combing are just minutes away. The house is located well off the highway in a quiet, mature neighborhood with dedicated beach access. A short 10-minute drive will take you to Hanalei town, where you can find restaurants, shopping, schools, and much more. This home is being offered for the first time ever, by its original owners.