Eco Retreat for Sale in Hawaii

Hawaii, USA
Guide price $2,000,000 | 16 bedrooms

The property is set up to host retreats and events for a solid return on investment as well as provide a home for a community. 16 bedrooms (queen bunk beds or king beds), 2 cottages (with space for many more cottages) and bell tents as well.  72-panel 48 volt solar system (20KW) ($200,000), 20,000 gallon cistern (piping is set up for another 30,000 tank) plus geothermal well water at mid-90’s Fahrenheit!  Watsu pool, cedar hot tub, and space for a lap pool and sauna.  2400 sq. ft. yoga/dance/meditation hall with sound system, all yoga props.  Fully outfitted 600 sq. ft. kitchen, Dining lanai seats 60 people.  Edible landscape includes coconut, banana, papaya, pineapple, citrus, mango, avocado, breadfruit and many more species.  Huge vegetable garden.  This is a permaculture dreamland that can easily meet a majority of food needed on site.  Climate is perfect with low to moderate rainfall (50″/yr.) and a well that can pump an extra 10,000+ gallons a day if needed for irrigation.  Solid internet, ATT cell phone service.  Air-conditioned co-working office and private offices.  Fully outfitted garage/wood shop with all tools.  Private gated and paved road.  Secure parking.  Good eco-village neighbors. Adjacent to 1000’s of acres of open space.  Walking distance to ocean and tidepools.  3 miles (perfect bike ride!) to clothing-optional black sand beach.Business runs through LLC which can be transferred.  Perfect for shared living and holistic personal growth and development retreats and courses such as yoga teacher trainings, meditation, tantra, permaculture and more.

Lolia Ecovillage and Event Center is a master-planned retreat center on the southeast coast of the island of Hawai’i.  The main event space can hold up to 200+ people and easily accommodate 60+ people for yoga classes or workshops.  Weather in this area is perfect, ranging from low of 60 on winter nights -90F summer highs with a year-round with an average of 1” of rain per week and sunny blue skies during most days.  Within a gated-community and just off one of the most beautiful coastal roads in Hawaii.  Very private, ecological and off-grid.  With the right management, this property will be a very profitable retreat business and beautiful home to enjoy.

For more information please email: info@retreathub.com

Main Buildings: 

Lodge building is 2000 sq. ft. including 1000 sq. ft. dining lanai (seats up 60) with concrete floor and finished picnic tables, day beds, nice wooden ceiling…currently open-air but could be enclosed.  Also has ADA flush toilet and lav room, shower room with 2 showers and 2 lavs and changing room.  Kitchen is 600 sq. ft. and ample to make food for 200 people if necessary. 

Small utility building with cleaning supply closet, and pump room with triple-filtering system for 19,000 catchment tank (tank collects water from 5000 sq. ft of roof).  

Large multipurpose space 2400 sq. ft. with 1800 sq. ft. T&G wooden floor for yoga, dance, meditation.  stage risers, high arching greenhouse roof.  

2 bedroom buildings with 16 bedrooms.  Bedrooms are 12 x12 and have 10′ ceilings and have custom queen-size beds that are removable.  Large closets.  Both buildings are 2 stories.  

2 cottages with 16×16 bedrooms and 8×16 lanais. (there is space for many more cottages with incredible income potential)

Main bath house has 6 double-chambered composting toilets, 4 showers, 5 lavs.  2 cottages that have 16×16 bedrooms and 8×16 lanais.  

Garage building has 2 car garage and woodshop fully outfitted with necessary tools.  Garage is 600 sq. ft.  Another 600 sq. ft. Multipurpose air-conditioned room.  Office that is 150 sq. ft. and co-working space that is 80 sq. ft.  Laundry washer and dryer with large clothesline with concrete floor and clear plastic roof.  Power room and battery room with solar equipment.  48 volt 20 kW system with 72 panels and backup propane generator (rarely needed).  

Unlimited well water: 120′ geothermal water well that has 93+ degree water that flows at 25 gpm minimum.  The 10,000 gallon watsu pool can be filled in 3 hours.  8′ cedar hot tub with wood stove and cold plunge.  Pipes have been laid for an additional 30,000 gallon fresh water tank (estimated cost $8000) to harvest water off the other buildings.  There is a space in the middle of the landscape for a large swimming pool which is currently a flat mowed area.

Cottages:  Currently buildings and landscaping occupies about 4 acres of land leaving an additional 4 acres for cottages, fruit trees, landscaping etc.  Our cottages cost approximately $25,000-$30,000 to construct and payback time on cottages with rental income could be as low as 12-18 months.  This is the next phase of development I have planned.  

Edible Landscaping:  Also, 8,000 sq. ft. of screened-soil in raised bed vegetable gardens (for greens, veggies, taro, ginger, turmeric, pineapple, etc.) near the kitchen, hundreds of banana plants and hundreds of papayas, 150 young coconuts, 30 large producing mango, 6 lychee, 30 avocado, 15 breadfruit, 35 young citrus trees, numerous other producing exotic fruit trees.  Within 2-5 years, the land could easily produce the vast majority of food for 40 people.  Currently the majority of my diet is from the land.  We have an abundance of papayas, bananas, greens, pineapple, and sell excess.