Fore! Developers propose timeshares for nine golf holes at Waikoloa Kings’ Course

  • West Hawaii Today file photo Waiakea's Lacey Uchida finds the lava rock on the 15th hole during the 2019 HHSAA golf tournament at Waikoloa Kings' Course. The course – which under a developer's proposal would see nine of its holes torn up to make way for timeshares – is popular stop for high and college tournaments.

The popularity of the game of golf is waning, leading a Waikoloa developer to request permission to repurpose half of one of its two golf courses into single-family home lots and timeshare units.