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The Bentley of Condos: Branded Homes Reshape Luxury Real Estate

Realtor Magazine’s latest article by Melissa Dittmann Tracey features insight from our CEO Harold X Clarke, who oversees sales and marketing for The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu. Clarke shares how brands are transforming the future of luxury real estate as they meet the lifestyle expectations of buyers with globally recognized service. “These brands are so powerful and have such amazing recognition that when [buyers] come in to purchase real estate, they are already sold on the brand,” he says.

Read the full article at Realtor Magazine.

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Harold Clarke Provides Knowledge & Experience

Our very own, Harold Clarke, was recently interviewed by the Action & Ambition Podcast hosted by Andrew Medal & Phillip Lanos. Harold X Clarke Advisors, a global sales and marketing firm that works closely with the world’s top .001% of affluent home buyers and developers in the ultra-luxury real estate market. Harold Clarke speaks on luxury and asks, “What are you selling? How is that property going to enhance your lifestyle?” Luxury to him means being a master of his time and the daily financial freedom to spend time with loved ones and not how the kitchen looks. The environment and community places a crucial role in the betterment of your life. Take a listen for yourself and let us know if you agree. What does financial freedom mean to you?

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Brand-New Penthouse Will Sit Atop the Residences at Mandarin Oriental

The $25M penthouse sitting atop The Residences at Mandarin Oriental Honolulu will soon be hitting the market.

Known as the “crown jewel” of the residential tower, the penthouse boasts 6,000 square feet of space and gorgeous views of the Pacific Ocean and the famed Diamond Head volcano. Stepping inside, you’ll find four suite-sized bedrooms and outdoor lanais that are just shy of 500 square feet.

Residents aren’t just graced by the gorgeous living space either, as the penthouse offers luxurious amenities, including a home theater, gym, and home office, on top of views of the Pacific Ocean and Hawaii’s famed Diamond Head.

Reportedly, the decision to release the penthouse onto the market came from observing the state of the luxury apartment market in Hawaii. Demand has grown in recent years, and a similar residence in the same building sold for close to $20M.

To read up more on the residence tower, see the full article from Mansion Global.

Honolulu’s Hale Lani is a Penthouse with a View

The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu is offering a 2-floor ultra-luxury penthouse known as the Hale Lani. The Residences are slated to open in 2025.

Featuring four bedrooms and four and ½ bathrooms, residents will find a comfortable 5,300 square feet of living space with another 430 square feet of outdoor lanai space.

The penthouse will sit comfortably atop the Mandarin Oriental Hotel.

Here is the full report on Good Morning Hawaii.

Penthouse 2 at The Residences at Mandarin Oriental Honolulu

Honolulu’s Exciting Penthouse Project Will Soon Be Available

The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu has released three spectacular penthouses to be situated atop the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. These residences represent the pinnacle of Oahu’s ultra-luxury real estate market and will be ready to move in by 2025.

Known as Hale Lani, this ultra luxury 4 bedroom 4.5 bath penthouse has 5,300 square feet of living space and an additional 430 square feet of outdoor lanai space.

Here is the full report on Good Morning Hawaii.

Update: Hale Lani sold within a week of release at the beginning of August 2022.

Make Your Luxury Penthouse Dreams Come True with Hale Lani

If you’ve ever dreamed of living in a luxury penthouse on top of a 38-floor hotel, then Mandarin Oriental may be able to grant that for you.

Set to open in 2025, the ambitious project is housed at The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu, which will feature 19 floors of hotel rooms and 17 floors of 99 luxurious residences. The penthouse, referred to as Hale Lani and carrying a price of $20M, will take up floors 37 and 38 of the tower. Spanning 5,388 sq ft, the penthouse will contain four bedrooms and four and a half baths, with panoramic views of surrounding mountain ranges, the famous Diamond Head, and the Pacific Ocean.

Inside, the space is equipped with a fully furnished living and dining area, a large kitchen, and an interior balcony. Bedrooms also will offer wet baths or walk-in closets.

Read the full story about the residence at Robb Report.

Honolulu’s Luxurious New Rooftop Penthouse: the Hale Lani

Get ready Honolulu, there’s an exciting new luxury venture coming. It’s in the form of a rooftop penthouse, called the Hale Lani.

The penthouse sits atop the still-under-construction Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu, with the entire complex slated to open in 2025. The tower is comprised of 99 luxurious private residences atop a 17-floor hotel. At the top above this all is the Hale Lani, taking up the 37th and 38th floor. Featuring 4 beds and 4 ½ baths, with 5,388 sq ft of living space and an additional 434 sq ft of outdoor lanai and balcony space.

A purchaser of the penthouse can also enjoy hotel-like amenities of 24-hour valet, daily housekeeping, a 20,000 sq ft spa, and a fully equipped concierge, trained to make your experience as memorable as possible.

Would you like to know more about the tower? Check out the full article at Luxury Travel Magazine.


The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu Gallery gives guests a taste of unsurpassed excellence

Afternoon Tea at the Residents’ Gallery for The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu

There’s a world-renowned delicacy indulged in by a select few and found in a single location — until now.

For nearly four decades, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong has served guests their illustrious fragrant Rose Petal Jam layered onto scones with clotted cream as part of their legendary afternoon tea service. The recipe is a closely held secret, and available only through an in-person visit to Hong Kong’s Mandarin Cake Shop. However, for a very select few, the trip to Hong Kong can be forgone and the delicious Rose Petal Jam enjoyed in Hawai‘i.

Giving guests a complete sensory experience that transports them into an unparalleled lifestyle of the 99 residences atop Honolulu’s eagerly awaited 37-story Mandarin Oriental Hotel is the new Residents’ Gallery, conceived by luxury real estate experts Harold X Clarke Advisors.

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Hotel Lobby, Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu

5 Opulent Oceanfront Destinations

Architect’s rendering of the future Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu

The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu, features 99 residences atop Hawaii’s only Mandarin Oriental Hotel. The homes range from 1,400 to 6,000 square feet—two- to four-bedrooms—with spacious open floor plans, floor-to-ceiling windows, and shaded ipe wood terraces.

In addition to the hotel’s amenities, including a 20,000-square-foot spa, Michelin-level dining, and fitness facilities, exclusive residents-only amenities include a private pool, karaoke lounge, movie theater, Peloton rooms, and golf simulator.

See us included in Ocean Home Mag’s showcase of gorgeous oceanfront properties!

The Residences at Mandarin Oriental in Honolulu redefines luxury in Hawai‘i

The exterior view of The Residences at Mandarin Oriental looking East over Ala Wai Canal and Diamond Head.

Luxury has evolved.

Quality, exclusivity, and distinctiveness remain essential, of course. But today, true luxury also means having the time and the freedom to choose how you live your life.

True luxury has arrived in Honolulu with the 37-story Mandarin Oriental Hotel and Residences in Ala Moana. The tower, the only Mandarin Oriental property in Hawai‘i, features a hotel with 125 rooms on the lower floors and 99 private residences above.

The legendary service and amenities of Mandarin Oriental — along with superb construction, opulent finishes, and expansive floor plans — blend seamlessly to offer residence owners the luxury to create the lives they wish to lead every day.

The Residences, where closings are underway, range from two to four bedrooms, and from 1,450 to nearly 3,700 square feet, plus three spectacular penthouses ranging up to nearly 6,000 square feet. Only 99 families will call The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Honolulu home.

Something else fundamental sets The Residences apart: They are the only homes in the Aloha State serviced directly by a team trained and managed by Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group — indulgent, meticulous, and discreet.

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