Discover a selection of 82 vacation rentals in Kaimu 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 outdoor grills and BBQs and private pools. Prices start at $67 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Kaimu. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Kaimu

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kaimu. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Kaimu

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kaimu a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Hobby Garden Hawaii (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Hilo Coffee Mill (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kaimu

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kaimu. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kehena Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Pohoiki Beach (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Isaac Hale Beach Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Kealakomo (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Kilauea Caverns of Fire (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Kaimu

The nearest airport is in Hilo Intl. Airport (ITO), located 24.6 mi (39.5 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Kaimu?

Whether you're after an intimate retreat for you and your sweetheart or someplace spacious to fit the family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Kaimu. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Take advantage of conveniences like books and a dryer at "Volcano Rainforest Lodge, Extreme Privacy And Luxury". Located around 15 miles from Kaimu, this property has 3 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "Hulili Tropical Fruit Farm - With Over 200 Five Star Reviews" also promises a memorable escape, offering 1 bedroom, an iron and ironing board, WiFi and more. It's around 35 miles from Kaimu.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Kaimu?

Punching above its weight when it comes to charm and character, a tiny house vacation rental in Kaimu provides a front-row seat to big adventure. Turn off all your devices and turn your focus to Mother Nature at one of these fun-sized escapes:

  • Get set for a simpler way of living at "Tiny House Best Location In Kailua". Amenities at this tiny house in Honolulu County include nearby birdwatching activities and a microwave oven.
  • "New Tiny House Big Yard Fruit Trees Fire Pit Ocean Views Beach Gear" offers conveniences such as a separate dining area and WiFi. Located in Honolulu County, you'll be able to live large in this small yet comfy home.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Kaimu?

Whether you're searching for a log cabin for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, Vrbo has the ideal property for you. Book one of these great vacation rentals in or near Kaimu and enjoy being surrounded by nature for a while:

  • "Rustic Log Cabin Retreat By Beaches And National Park" works hard to make sure your Kaimu vacation is all you imagined it would be. With amenities such as off-street parking options and a firepit to make life easy, all you have to do is put your feet up and enjoy yourself.
  • Invite your best friends along or cuddle up with your sweetheart at "Aloha Lodge - Private Eco Log Cabin Near Volcano Park". Off-street parking options and a stovetop are just some of the many amenities you'll find at this sought-after option.

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

Clock off on Friday and then forget all about the office. If you're up for some fun and relaxation, these escapes in and near Kaimu promise a memorable weekend getaway:

  • Located 17 miles to the west of the center of Kaimu, "Hale Mauka Volcano Village Hawaii Volcanoes National Park" appeals to nature fans and adventure lovers. Get out and discover nearby outdoor attractions, such as Coconut Island Park and Pu'u 'O'o Trail. Then, ramp up the fun with some kayaking or caving.
  • Alternatively, switch into vacation mode at "Peace And Tranquility In Rain". Approximately 16 miles west of Kaimu, fun activities around here include cycling and hiking and biking. Prefer sightseeing? Don't miss Mokuola and Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory.

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

Studio apartments set a high bar when it comes to location, convenience and character. Get cozy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Kaimu and discover the vibrant local culture:

  • Put your bags down and your feet up at "Whimsical And Charming ~ Private Home In Beautiful Hawaiian Rainforest". Amenities including a living room and coffee and tea making facilities will help you feel right at home here.
  • Another popular choice is "Honolii Black Sand Beach Vacation Rental". Make the most of a washing machine, a barbecue grill and other amenities during your vacation.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you can afford to discover even more of Kaimu. Cultural attractions like Kenjis House and Dovetail will help you get a better feel for the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Kaimu?

Whether you need a studio apartment for you and your other half or a condo that'll fit the family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Kaimu. These retreats make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

  • If you can only spare a night or two, "Ocean Beach Home In The Heart Of Authentic Old Hawaii" is a terrific choice. It's close to central Kaimu, so you'll be within easy reach of all the top sights.
  • "Off The Beaten Track On The Island Of Hawai`i" is also well located. Settle in here and discover why guests rate this property highly.

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

Forget flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just the two of you. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Kaimu that would make even old Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Around 15 miles from Kaimu, "Volcano Rainforest Lodge, Extreme Privacy And Luxury" is an ideal place for lovestruck couples. A fireplace and winery tours are some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few relaxing days together is "Whimsical And Charming ~ Private Home In Beautiful Hawaiian Rainforest". Located 16 miles from Kaimu, winery tours and a fireplace add to the atmosphere here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Kaimu?

You'll find some superb mansions for rent in and near Kaimu. If you're on the lookout for somewhere with ample space as well as a serious dose of wow factor, these stunners will tick all your boxes:

  • Located approximately 25 miles to the north of Kaimu, "Private 2 Bedroom Suite With Ac In Historic Mansion Steps From The Beach" is the place to go for a luxurious escape. Amenities here include golf and a swimming pool.
  • Alternatively, catapult your vacation to a whole different level and spend a week or two at "Restored Historic Mansion With Modern Amenities Steps To The Beach". It's around 25 miles to the north of Kaimu and comes with a porch, a garden and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Kaimu?

Share your trip and multiply the fun. Whether you're planning an epic escape with buddies or a family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and around Kaimu:

  • A wide array of amenities including an ocean view and a nearby waterfront make "The Hilo House | An Exclusive Grand Historic Home" a group favorite. This sizable getaway has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 people. From Kaimu's center, it's around 25 miles away to the north.
  • "Stayplayaloha~ Ohana Means Family" is another option that'll fit the whole crew. It's around 25 miles to the north of Kaimu, has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 18 guests. A kitchen and nearby museums are just a couple of things that'll help make your group vacation more comfortable.

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

From energetic games of freeze tag to leisurely dips, a pool promises plenty of fun for both adults and kids. Score some brownie points with friends or family by booking a house with a place to swim in or near Kaimu:

  • Throw your swimsuit in your suitcase and enjoy a fun stay with your guests at "Popular 3 Bedroom 2 Bath House Minutes From Natl Park And Volcano Village". Other amenities here include a TV and a nearby laundromat.
  • "The Hilo House | An Exclusive Grand Historic Home" is another highly rated option. After you've enjoyed a dip with the fam, make use of nearby ecotour services and on-site watersports.