Koolani is a 48-story mixed-use condominium located on 1177 Queen Street. It’s got a luxurious resort feel, thanks to its large, elegant lobby with dark wood and stone accents, a concierge front desk, waterfall backdrop, comfortable waiting areas, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, and top-of-the-line amenities.
Built-in 2006, this condominium has 370 units for residents and 18,000 square feet of commercial space, which is occupied by Island Club and Spa, a private membership premium fitness club and spa. Koolani was developed by Crescent Heights in Miami, Florida – the company responsible for Ala Moana Hotel’s refurbishment and many more luxury condominiums in the United States – in collaboration with JH2 Architects and Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company, Inc.
The condo’s location in Kakaako means you can enjoy a plethora of shopping, entertainment and restaurant options within walking distance, plus the advantage of living in a fast-growing urban environment.
There are 370 resident units found at Koolani and most floors consist of 2 and 3 bedrooms only. There are no 1 bedrooms or studios. There are 9 units on each floor with six 2-bedrooms and three 3-bedrooms and there are four elevators. Units have about 1,151 to 1,162 square feet for 2 bedrooms and 1,374 to 1,392 square feet for 3 bedrooms.
Unit features include:
Koolani is within the Kakaako neighborhood, which means you can enjoy yoga studios, fine dining restaurants, movie theatre, boutiques and more, all within walking distance. Kolowalu Park also sits right in front of the condominium, offering a perfect space and playground for keiki and families to enjoy. There is also a Biki station on the ground floor.
Other great things about this location: you can drive within ten minutes to Ala Moana Shopping Center, the largest open-air shopping mall in America. Feeling outdoorsy? Swim, paddleboard, surf or kayak at the nearby Ala Moana Beach Park. Restaurants like MW Restaurant, Yamaji, Sushi ii, Nobu Honolulu, Piggy Smalls and much more are all within walking distance or a quick five-minute drive.
Koolani offers tennis courts, pool, hot tub, putting green and a guest suite. Residents have access to Island Club and Spa, which offers fitness classes, sauna, steam room, locker room, massage rooms and more at a heavily discounted rate.
There are also BBQ pavilions, a recreation level with a billiards room, theater, large party room with caterer’s kitchen and a lounge room. There’s also a full conference room for business meetings, as well as a separate room with individual workstations. And, of course, there’s 24-hour security with camera surveillance and electronic FOB for entrance and elevators.
Most units at Koolani have ocean and sunset views. There are two stacks on opposite sides of the building that have mountain and city views. The views are primarily toward the west on the sunset side of the island.