LAHAINA, Hawaii, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York-based Concierge Auctions is pleased to announce the pending sale of 8 Kapalua Place, a magnificent estate located in the world-renowned Kapalua Resort that offers breathtaking views of both the West Maui Mountains and the white sand beaches of Oneloa Bay. After competition from 8 qualified bidders, 8 Kapalua Place went under contract in cooperation with Rob Shelton, R(B) and Courtney Brown, R(S) of Island Sotheby's International Realty. The buyer is represented by Joanne Foxxe, R(S) of Kapalua Realty. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131218/NY36153 ) Concierge Auctions' global marketing campaign generated over 6,300 website visits from all US states (led by California, Texas, Hawaii and Florida) and 88 international countries (led by Canada, the UK, Denmark and France). A total of 1,466 inquiries were received, and 8 bidders participated in the sale. "This is my first time working with Concierge Auctions, and it has been a phenomenal experience," stated Shelton. "The entire team is professional and great to work with. They are terrific marketers, and I have been extremely happy with the entire process." Located within the 23,000-acre Kapalua Resort, Kapalua Place is a small, gated community comprised of only 8 estates with its own private beach and coastal trails. Tucked among tall coconut trees, 8 Kapalua Place is an impressive, 10,239-square-foot estate with 5 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. The exterior features a tranquility pool, two spas and a waterfall. The site of a former pineapple plantation, Kapalua Resort is comprised of seven ahupua'a (pie slices of land divisions running from the forest to the sea) including five bays and three white sand beaches along the shoreline. Nestled among Cook pines at the foot of the West Maui Mountains, Kapalua's year round temperate weather provides ample opportunities for a variety of outdoor activities, from tennis and horseback riding, to biking and hiking. Ocean activities include sailing, swimming, snorkeling, surfing, diving, and kayaking. World-class golf tournaments, exceptional restaurants, unique boutique shops, and internationally renowned culinary events can be found within Kapalua Resort. "It was a real pleasure working with Erin, our project sales manager. She was extremely professional and organized," stated Brown. "The entire team at Concierge Auctions delivered on their promises, and the materials they produced were impressive."