Discover a selection of 83 vacation rentals in Honokaa, HI that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $105 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Honokaa. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Honokaa
Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Honokaa

Come and experience Honokaa and its opera, theater scene and entertainment. Renowned for its waterfalls, island views and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Honokaa

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Honokaa a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Subaru Telescope (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Mauna Kea Resort Golf Course (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
  • Big Island Eco Adventures 2 (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)
  • Hawaiian Vanilla Company (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Hapuna Golf Course (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
  • Hamakua Fudge Shop (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Honokaa

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Honokaa is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mauna Kea Beach (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
  • Waipio Valley Lookout (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Kohala (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Mauna Kea Observatory (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Mauna Kea (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Pololu Valley Overlook (19 mi / 30.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Honokaa

The nearest airport is in Kona Intl. Airport (KOA), located 43.8 mi (70.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), which is 14.2 mi (22.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Honokaa?

From extravagant condos to simple cottages, Vrbo has properties to fit all budgets and tastes. Pack your bags and check out these top vacation rentals in Honokaa:

  • "Waipio Valley And Ocean View": This Hamakua Coast escape comes with 4 bedrooms and is highly rated among guests. Conveniences such as free WiFi and WiFi are on hand to make your stay a comfy one.
  • "Serene, Restored House From Sugar Days With Sweeping Ocean Views": Put your bags down and your weary feet up at this top option in Hamakua. It comes with 2 bedrooms, a nearby laundromat, a balcony and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Honokaa vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Honokaa?

If you've been busier than a bee in a garden lately, you deserve to get away for a couple of glorious days. Leave the office early on Friday and head for one of these weekend getaways in or near Honokaa:

  • "Serene, Restored House From Sugar Days With Sweeping Ocean Views" is ideal for a few days of R&R. It offers a host of amenities, such as a sauna and coffee and tea making facilities, and is located roughly 2 miles to the north of Honokaa.
  • Alternatively, throw a few clothes in an overnight bag and head to "Ocean View, Hot Tub, Minutes From Waipio Valley". This well-liked getaway is around 5 miles northwest of Honokaa and comes with a balcony and an iron and ironing board.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Honokaa?

Absolutely! If you want a small but stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently placed in the middle of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Honokaa:

  • Escape on your own or take a few friends to "Ocean View, Hot Tub, Minutes From Waipio Valley". You'll have lots of amenities to take advantage of, including a bicycle and an iron and ironing board.
  • Or, use "Cottage On A 3 Acre Estate, Spa" as a base to discover the best sights around you. This cozy stay comes with coffee and tea making facilities, an iron and ironing board and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Honokaa?

Whether you're chasing a compact apartment or a large vacation home, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Treat yourself to a mini break at one of these favorite picks in or near Honokaa:

  • Close to the center of Honokaa, "Vintage Farmhouse And Botanical Garden" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not relaxing in your comfortable digs, get out and discover what's around you.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights at "Custom Cottage Feels Bright And Airy Yet Cozy And Private In This Country Setting". This comfy, centrally located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Honokaa?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your sweetheart. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Honokaa that would make even old Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll adore:

  • Located around 5 miles from Honokaa, "The Land Of Sunshine" - Fantastic Ocean Views" is a perfect place for starry-eyed lovebirds. Housekeeping services and golf are among the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few idyllic days together is "Waipio Valley And Ocean View". Located around 6 miles from Honokaa, outdoor furniture and shopping facilities add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Honokaa?

A pool is often a must-have amenity when deciding where to spend your vacation, particularly if you've got kids in tow. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Honokaa and spend your days splashing around:

  • Round up your gang and enjoy an unforgettable stay at "Serene, Restored House From Sugar Days With Sweeping Ocean Views". There's a lot to love about this escape besides its pool, such as a separate dining area and nearby whale-watching activities.
  • Spend lazy days swimming or enjoying peaceful moments beside the water at "Cliff House With Waipi'o Valley Views". This vacation home is another sought-after option and offers cable/satellite TV services, on-site watersports and more.

Honokaa has a tropical rainforest climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 55 ºF and 70 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Honokaa vacation rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Honokaa?

Whether your perfect escape is up in the mountains or down by the sea, you'll have a lot more fun if you share it with family and friends. Choose one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Honokaa and bring along the whole crew:

  • Located around 6 miles to the northwest of Honokaa, "Waipio Valley And Ocean View" has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 8 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a microwave oven and a balcony.
  • "Ultra Private Resort Style Estate With 5 Bedrooms" also offers the space you need to reconnect with loved ones. This property is around 6 miles to the northwest of Honokaa, and accommodates 10 guests in its 5 bedrooms. A fenced pool and a toaster will help keep everyone comfortable and content.

If you'd like to sightsee, there are lots of family-friendly attractions close by to put on your to-do list. Mauna Kea Observatory, Waipio Valley Lookout and Mauna Loa Observatory are fine places to start.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Honokaa?

Whether you want to share some wine beside the flames with your sweetheart or just stay nice and warm after the sun goes down, we'll help you find a vacation rental with a fire pit. Check out a couple of our favorite options in or near Honokaa:

  • Settle in with the ones you love around the open fire at "Ocean View, Hot Tub, Minutes From Waipio Valley". An ocean view and a kitchen are other useful amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, let the flickering flames lull you into a state of peace and relaxation at "Garden Apartment With Hot Tub On Historic Homestead". When you're not reclining around the fire pit, take advantage of conveniences like a firepit and an ocean view.