Magical moments are a daily occurrence at Nanea Kai, a timeless, newly-built oceanfront residence that is proudly positioned on one of South Maui’s most sought-after stretches of coastline. With over 5,100 SF of living area, this expansive 5 bedroom, 5.5 bath home boasts magnificent ocean views, lush manicured grounds, and brilliant attention to detail around every corner. Upon entering, you’re immediately captivated by Nanea Kai’s spacious courtyard, inviting you through rows of stone that lead to the grand entrance. The main level centers around a spacious, light-filled great room with 14’ recessed ceilings and 21’ wide bi-folding glass doors that seamlessly connect the sophisticated designer interior, gourmet chef’s kitchen, and transcendent outdoor living spaces. Host lavish summer parties and take in blissful ocean views from the expansive 1300sf lanai that offers a saltwater pool and waterfall spa, all fronted by 23 acres of immaculate natural preservation land. The floating staircase leads you to the second level which hosts the opulent master suite, offering a sophisticated dual vanity master bathroom, spa soaking tub, and spacious walk-in closet. The upstairs area also includes three additional bedrooms which have their own full en-suite bathrooms and large windows with sweeping panoramic ocean and mountain views. Designed by the renowned Cohen Development Group, Nanea Kai exemplifies exquisite island elegance through a combination of premier-quality craftsmanship and a beautiful modern design-- smart home technology, an interior clad with leathered quartzite marble countertops, tumbled Belgian limestone tile, custom scraped French oak wood floors and solid white oak cabinets are just a few of the top of the line materials used to perfect this modern estate. The detached 2-car garage features an elevated ocean view ensuite bedroom/office, ideal for a fitness room or caretaker’s quarters. Tucked away in South Kihei, this oceanfront home just steps away from South Maui’s most esteemed shops, restaurants, and white sandy beaches. Currently permitted as a B&B, Nanea Kai offers a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience the pinnacle of ultra-modern island living right in the heart of paradise.