Top rated rentals — Volcano
Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Volcano

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Volcano. This city's hiking, parks and rainforest draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Volcano

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Volcano a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Volcano Winery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Ka'u Coffee Mill (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Native Hawaiian Lava (20.7 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Mauna Loa Observatory (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
  • Volcano Golf and Country Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the volcano viewpoints and other natural features in Volcano

Scenic parks, lush rainforest and island views are a few of the stunning natural features that Volcano boasts. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Volcano is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (25.7 mi / 41.4 km)
  • Thurston Lava Tube (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Kīlauea Visitor Center (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Kilauea (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Kehena Beach (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Rainbow Falls (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Volcano

Fly into Hilo Intl. Airport (ITO), the closest airport, located 23.5 mi (37.8 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Volcano?

Elegant condos, quirky treehouses and quaint cottages — everyone's ideal place to stay is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something that tempts you among these top vacation rentals in Volcano:

  • "Volcano Rainforest Lodge, Extreme Privacy And Luxury": This Royal Hawaiian Estates rental comes with 3 bedrooms and is rated highly among visitors. Amenities such as heating and a living room help make your stay comfortable.
  • "Whimsical And Charming ~ Private Home In Beautiful Hawaiian Rainforest": Book a few nights or more at this escape in Puna District and you'll have access to a nearby zoo, a DVD player and more. It has 1 bedroom to accommodate your favorite people.

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

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

If you've been busier than a squirrel in a nut factory, you deserve a break for a few days. Leave the office early on Friday and live it up at one of these weekend getaways in or near Volcano:

  • Whisk yourself away to "Hale Mauka Volcano Village Hawaii Volcanoes National Park". Located roughly 1 mile to the east of Volcano, this cozy retreat has all you need for a relaxed stay, including a bicycle and off-street parking options.
  • Alternatively, create new memories with your gang at "Peace And Tranquility In Rain", which is around 1 mile to the east of Volcano. You'll have use of a stovetop, off-street parking options and more here.

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

Absolutely. If you want a small but stylish stay, you can't beat a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently located in the heart of town. Check out the following options in or near Volcano:

  • Escape on your own or take a friend along to "Whimsical And Charming ~ Private Home In Beautiful Hawaiian Rainforest". You'll have plenty of amenities at your fingertips, including a smart TV and cable/satellite TV services.
  • Or, use "135/nt - Hale Hubner - Treehouse Cottage" as a base to tick off the best attractions around you. This cozy home away from home comes with an iron and ironing board, golf and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Volcano?

From simple studio apartments to spacious homes, Vrbo has your whirlwind escape sorted. Here are two of our popular picks in and around Volcano:

  • Within close reach of central Volcano, "Peace And Tranquility In Rain" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not relaxing in your cozy digs, get out and explore what's around you.
  • "Magical And Cozy Gem Birds, Huge Ferns Abound In Native Rainforest. So Quiet" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why guests rate this getaway highly.

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

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend together. If you're longing to spend a couple of evenings away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Volcano that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Located around 3 miles from Volcano, "Volcano Rainforest Lodge, Extreme Privacy And Luxury" is a perfect place for doting couples. A fireplace and winery tours are just some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Another place where you can spend a few glorious days together is "Whimsical And Charming ~ Private Home In Beautiful Hawaiian Rainforest". Around 1 mile from Volcano, a fireplace and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is one of the most coveted. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Volcano and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your unicorn floatie:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "Popular 3 Bedroom 2 Bath House Minutes From Natl Park And Volcano Village", where your highest priority will be relaxing by the pool. Amenities such as a garden and towels help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a change of scenery at "Entire Custom Built House 5 Mins From Volcanoes Np". Along with an invigorating pool, you can also make use of a dining table and a fridge.

Don't know how to pack for your Volcano break? This enticing destination has a tropical rainforest climate. In the summer months, you can expect average temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 75 ºF. Browse our selection of Volcano vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

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

It's always more fun to share those precious memories with the ones closest to your heart. Whether you're organizing a family trip or catching up with close friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that suits you. Here are two of our best in and around Volcano:

  • Sleeping as many as 8 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Lovely Home With Hot Tub Near Volcano National Park" is the perfect place to vacation with the family. This top-rated retreat is 1 mile to the east of Volcano and has creature comforts such as cable/satellite TV services and towels.
  • Another popular choice is "Beautiful Home With Hot Tub In Native Rainforest". This vacation rental is 1 mile east of Volcano and comes with a porch, nearby birdwatching activities and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your guest list.

If you'd like to do some sightseeing, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to put on your to-do list. Akatsuka Orchid Gardens, Kilauea Iki Overlook and Sulphur Banks are great places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Volcano?

Get away from it all and treat the ones you love to a vacation of a different sort. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Volcano and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts!

  • "Hand Crafted Luxury Home With Jacuzzi" - This sought-after escape offers on-site watersports and a video library and is about 3 miles to the west of the center of Volcano.
  • "Luxury Cabin On Golf Course 5 Minutes To Nat'l Park" - This vacation rental is another family favorite and is around 3 miles west of Volcano. Offering free toiletries, outdoor furniture and more, it'll get everyone's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Volcano vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Volcano?

There sure are. You'll find many one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Volcano. If you only require a small space, one of these popular properties might be just the thing:

  • It's true! Great things really do come in small packages, and "Whimsical And Charming ~ Private Home In Beautiful Hawaiian Rainforest" is a fabulous example of this. This one-bedroom vacation property can be found in a handy central location and offers amenities like mountain views and a kitchen.
  • Or maybe "135/nt - Hale Hubner - Treehouse Cottage" is more your style. Another central one-bedroom option, this place comes with a garden, a kitchen and much more.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Volcano?

You sure can! From funky apartments to comfy cabins, Vrbo has a range of vacation rentals. Smaller groups will adore these two-bedroom options in or near Volcano:

  • "Hale Mauka Volcano Village Hawaii Volcanoes National Park" is a winning choice for families or small groups. As well as two bedrooms, this delightful stay offers handy amenities like a kitchen and a garden.
  • "Peace And Tranquility In Rain" is another comfy two-bedroom retreat. It provides a kitchen, a fireplace and much more.