Destination guide

Culturally rich Paauilo will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Paauilo. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Mauna Kea Observatory and Mauna Kea are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Paauilo

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Paauilo a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hamakua Country Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Subaru Telescope (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Paauilo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Paauilo is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mauna Kea (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Akaka Falls (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Kalopa State Recreation Area (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Waipio Valley Lookout (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Umauma Falls (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Hiilawe Waterfall (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Paauilo

The nearest airport is in Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), which is 29.7 mi (47.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Paauilo, HI?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 22 vacation rentals around Paauilo. From 16 house rentals to 3 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Paauilo?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Paauilo. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hawaiian Vanilla Company: 53 vacation rentals
  • Waipio Valley Lookout: 349 vacation rentals
  • Mohouli Park: 414 vacation rentals
  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden: 333 vacation rentals
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo: 428 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Paauilo listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Paauilo?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 16 Houses in Paauilo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Paauilo include:

  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Paauilo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Paauilo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.