E komo mai to your home away from home. Relax on the open-air lanai with a cool cocktail or glass of wine. Currently, the Pu'u O'o lava flow is only 6 miles away and flowing towards the ocean. (Hike in, rent a bicycle or take a spectacular helicopter ride to get close to hot lava.) This is the perfect location for exploring and viewing this natural wonder. Visit farmers markets. Prepare your meals in a gourmet kitchen. Short distance to beach and rocky coastline. Visit Volcanoes National Park.
Kalapana Seaview Estates (and this part of Hawaii) is made up of a diverse population - retirees, working class residents, many gay and lesbian yuppies, hippies, various nationalities and religions.
There are not many highways (or should I say "roads"?). Public transportation is not feasible.
You will need to rent a vehicle for your visit to the Big Island. Don't even consider being on this s…