Discover a selection of 4,000 holiday rentals in Hawaii Island, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 116 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Hawaii Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Hawaii Island

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Hawaii Island. Renowned for its shopping, snorkelling and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Imiloa Astronomy Center, Lyman Museum or Pacific Tsunami Museum. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Hawaii Island

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and hiking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Hawaii Island a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mauna Loa Observatory (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Subaru Telescope (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Volcano Winery (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Ka'u Coffee Mill (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (24.8 mi / 39.9 km)
  • Bay View Farm (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Hawaii Island

Travellers speak highly of Hawaii Island for its snorkelling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island is famous for its volcano viewpoints, island views and seaside. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Hawaii Island is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mauna Kea (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park (27.5 mi / 44.3 km)
  • Mauna Kea State Recreation Area (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Kilauea (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Hualālai (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Hawaii Island

The nearest airport is in Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), located 29.6 mi (47.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), which is 32.9 mi (53 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hawaii Island?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,835 holiday lettings around Hawaii Island. From 1,996 flats & apartments to 1,587 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Hawaii Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hawaii Island. From Vrbo UK travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Puako: 1,259 holiday homes
  • Holualoa: 1,757 holiday homes
  • Kahaluu-Keauhou: 1,813 holiday homes
  • Kailua-Kona: 1,827 holiday homes
  • Historic Kailua Village: 1,759 holiday homes

Vrbo UK offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Hawaii Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Hawaii Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Hawaii Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Holualoa: 1,757 holiday lettings
  • Kailua-Kona: 1,827 holiday lettings
  • Hilo: 344 holiday lettings
  • Volcano: 142 holiday lettings
  • Hakalau: 134 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Hawaii Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Hawaii Island are:

  • Waikoloa, HI (WKL-Waikoloa Heliport): 1,356 self catering accommodations
  • Kailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.): 2,729 self catering accommodations
  • Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala): 1,232 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Hawaii Island?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Hawaii Island. From Vrbo UK travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Imiloa Astronomy Center: 361 holiday rentals
  • Swing Zone: 1,882 holiday rentals
  • Big Island Country Club: 2,423 holiday rentals
  • Hula Daddy Kona Coffee Plantation: 2,556 holiday rentals
  • Waipio Valley Lookout: 185 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hawaii Island listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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