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Ko'ula, Ward Village

Page Directory: Neighborhood | Amenities | Features of the Residences


Sitting at 1000 Auahi Street in Ward Village is the sixth and latest luxury condominium opening- Ko'ula. This 41-story tower houses 565 studio to 3-bedroom units (plus penthouse suites) that are pet-friendly, contemporary, and host a variety of gorgeous on-site and in-residence features. Ko'ula's stunning clean and contemporary visions were brought to life with architecture and urban design by Chicago-based Studio Gang Architects, paired with unique interior design by Yabu Pushelberg.


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The Neighborhood

Ko'ula is located directly across from the Ward Entertainment Center, which hosts a popular Consolidated Theatres Ward location perfect for catching the latest box office entries. This center is also home to various restaurants and chains, including Buca di Beppo and Dave & Buster's. A bit further down on Auahi Street is the Ward Centre Shopping Mall, which features various restaurants and shops, such as Kamitoku Ramen, Genki Sushi, Logos Bookstore, Taqueria El Gallo Rosa, and Diamond Head Chocolate Company. For children, there's also Kids City Adventure, which occupies what used to be Bed Bath & Beyond. More shopping can be found across Auahi Street at the Ward Village Shopping Mall, which hosts stores such as Nordstrom Rack, T.J. Maxx, La Muse, and Salvage Public.


For grocery and dining needs, Ko'ula residents have rapid access to the largest Whole Foods Market located just a 1-2-minute walk away directly underneath Ko'ula's sibling building Ae'o- This means that residents have high-speed access to a store whenever necessary. This multi-story Whole Foods Market even features restaurants, no-contact food delivery, and curbside pickup for grocery orders.


Some of the neighborhood's most popular amenities are also within a short walking or driving distance of Ko'ula, with Ala Moana Beach Park being only a 7-minute walk or a 2-minute drive from the building. The Ala Moana Center is also close by, sitting only a 12-minute walk or a 4-minute drive from Ko'ula.


The Amenities

In addition to incredible neighborhood amenities, Ko'ula also offers residents an abundance of incredible on-site amenities, including:


  • An amenity deck on level 8 of the building which features:
    • Fitness center
    • Treatment room
    • Private dining room
    • Poolside event rooms
    • Grand dining room
    • Sunset lounge dining and a bar
    • Great lawn
    • Family pavilions
    • Lap pool
    • Poolside cabanas
    • Pool lanai
    • Outdoor seating
  • Additional amenities which include:
    • Four luxury guest suites
    • Guest parking
    • Dog park
    • Private second-floor lobby
    • On-site resident manager
    • 24-hour on-site security
  • & even more!


Likewise, landscaping design by Coen Partners features native plants throughout the property, which help to make Ko'ula feel as peaceful and comfortable as possible.



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Features of the Residences

Within the residences themselves, a variety of contemporary features and finishes make each unit feel like a luxurious getaway. Depending on the unit, residents will receive stunning panoramic views of the Ko'olau Mountains and the sparkling and vast Pacific Ocean, as well as picturesque sunsets against the water. Some of the other features (separated by category) are as follows:


  • Residence
    • Open kitchen, living, and dining areas
    • High 8'8" clear ceiling heights (while penthouses feature roughly 10' clear ceiling heights)
    • Engineered wood flooring
    • Latch branch smart lock entry systems
    • Flooring, cabinetry, and bathroom tile with a light color palette
  • Kitchen
    • Custom-designed wood cabinetry with glass upper cabinets
    • Natural stone countertops and full-height backsplash
    • Miele kitchen appliances
    • Grohe pull-down faucet
  • Suites
    • Wet room style bathrooms
    • Grohe and Kohler plumbing fixtures
    • Bronze-accented vanities
    • Walk-in closets

As for unit sizing, Ko'ula offers studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom units. The square footage ranges for units within the tower are as follows:


  • Studio: 495-518 square feet
  • 1-bedroom: 564-776 square feet
  • 2-bedroom: 1023-1271 square feet
  • 3-bedroom: 1602-1606 square feet


The square footage ranges for units within the podium are as follows:


  • Studio: 291-310 square feet
  • 1-bedroom: 531-625 square feet
  • 2-bedroom: 772-924 square feet





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