Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in North Kona, US 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 air conditioning. Prices start at $99 per night, and condos and townhouses are popular options for a stay in North Kona. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your North Kona getaway

Experience the unique character of North Kona with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Take in top local attractions like Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Hapuna Beach State Park. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around North Kona

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes North Kona a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Makani Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Kona Country Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Four Seasons Resort Hualalai Golf Course (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Waikoloa Kings Golf Course (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Waikola Village Golf Club (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Mauna Lani Resort Golf Course (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of North Kona

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 North Kona. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
  • Hapuna Beach State Park (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Mauna Kea Beach (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)
  • Hualālai (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Magic Sands Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Kahalu'u Beach Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around North Kona

Fly into Kona Intl. Airport (KOA), the closest airport, located 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in North Kona?

From luxurious houses to basic cottages, Vrbo has properties to fit all budgets and tastes. Here are some of the top vacation rentals in North Kona:

  • "Stunning, Romantic Cottage On Slope Of Hualalai": This Kalaoa rental comes with 1 bedroom and is rated highly among visitors. Amenities such as cookware, dishware and utensils and a TV help make your stay comfortable.
  • "Absolute Hawaiian Luxury Private 5 Acres Stunning Views Sunsets Wood Pizza Oven": Stay at this escape in Keauhou and make use of internet services, beach towels and more. It has 4 bedrooms to accommodate your friends and family.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in North Kona?

For an out-of-the-box experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in North Kona. A word of warning though — after you've stayed in a tiny house, the urge to move into one of thes cute-as-a-button digs will be hard to resist!

  • Get ready for a simpler way of living at "Tiny House Best Location In Kailua". Amenities at this hideaway in Honolulu County include nearby ecotour services and an iron and ironing board.
  • "New Tiny House Big Yard Fruit Trees Fire Pit Ocean Views Beach Gear" offers plenty of conveniences, including a fridge and a boat. Located in Honolulu County, you'll be able to live large in this small but well-designed property.

Can I find log cabins to rent in North Kona?

You'll find some unique log cabins for rent in and near North Kona. Enjoy the rustic cabin experience while staying in the middle of nature at either of these impressive properties:

  • "Five Bedroom Log Cabin Near Waipi'o Valley" has all you need for a relaxed getaway, including an oven and a balcony. After you've settled in, get out and about and take in the beautiful scenery.
  • After a long day of outdoor adventures, rest and relax at "Aloha Lodge - Private Eco Log Cabin Near Volcano Park". This cozy property offers an oven and a barbecue grill.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in North Kona?

Whether you're organizing a quick family trip, a romantic break or a couple of nights away alone, we have weekend getaways in North Kona to suit your style. Grab your overnight bag and stay at one of these favorite properties:

  • "Exotic Kona Bay Hawaii Beachfront Tropical Paradise Stunning Home" - Located in Pacific States, there's plenty of awesome stuff to see and do close to this rental. Useful amenities like a smart TV and an ice maker make this getaway even sweeter!
  • "5 Star Luxury Oceanfront Beach Home" - With children's games and towels, plus its great location in Pacific States, you'll wish for more than just a weekend at this rental property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in North Kona?

If you're looking for someplace a little more personal than a tired old hotel room, you'll like our studio apartments in North Kona. Get cooking in your kitchenette, read a novel on the lounge and feel completely at home. Take a peek at some of our comfiest studios:

  • "Stunning, Romantic Cottage On Slope Of Hualalai" in Kalaoa squeezes loads of handy amenities into its single room space, such as free toiletries and games.
  • Start your day with a cup of coffee and a freshly cooked breakfast at "Kona Reef - Oceanfront. . . See And Hear The Ocean Waves". This Historic Kailua Village escape has everything you need to make your visit cozy, including nearby birdwatching activities and nearby museums.

Can I find short term rentals in North Kona?

With Vrbo's terrific selection of short-term rentals in North Kona, you're sure to find a place to suit your needs. Whether you're on the lookout for somewhere to wind down on your own or to spend time with your friends, these options are hard to beat:

  • Set up base close to central Pacific States and spend your days checking out the sights from "Exotic Kona Bay Hawaii Beachfront Tropical Paradise Stunning Home". Along with its convenient location, this retreat has everything you need to make your vacation comfortable and relaxed.
  • Another excellent option is "5 Star Luxury Oceanfront Beach Home" in Pacific States. Whether you're just passing through or making the most of a long weekend, this property will make you feel right at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in North Kona?

If you're looking to dazzle your someone special, then stay somewhere special! Plan a romantic weekend getaway in North Kona at one of these hideaways and watch the sparks fly:

  • Channel your inner Casanova at "Stunning, Romantic Cottage On Slope Of Hualalai". This Kalaoa escape is made for romance, with amenities like a nearby bay and shopping facilities to help set the mood.
  • Another tempting option is "Absolute Hawaiian Luxury Private 5 Acres Stunning Views Sunsets Wood Pizza Oven" in Keauhou. Enjoy perks here including beauty services and a swimming pool, in addition to each other's company.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in North Kona?

If you're planning that special trip away, don't travel alone; bring the whole gang along. You'll have a lot more fun sharing the experience with the ones you love. These vacation rentals in North Kona are perfect for large groups:

  • "Sky Villa Estate - Luxury Gated Retreat With Amazing Ocean View": This popular rental is an excellent choice for larger groups that are visiting Pacific States. It has 5 bedrooms and conveniences that include a fireplace and a swimming pool.
  • "Luxury Estate With Huge Pool And Hot Tub": Located in North Kona, this sizable stay has 5 bedrooms and is another popular pick for a large family vacation. There's plenty to keep guests both comfortable and entertained, including a firepit and a kitchen.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in North Kona?

VRBO has you covered if you're looking for a property with enough room for the whole crew. Whether you're organizing an anniversary party or a getaway with your besties, send out the RSVPs and get comfy in one of these large vacation rentals in North Kona:

  • "When You Want To Be Close - But Not Too Close": Catering to large gatherings, this retreat in North Kona houses as many as 30 guests. With amenities such as a garden and a firepit, you can kick back and enjoy your escape.
  • "New Oceanfront Kona Studio With Pool Access + Bbq": With room for up to 100 guests, you'll find this vacation rental in Historic Kailua Village. To make your vacation as comfortable as possible, amenities here include a kitchen and a nearby bay.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in North Kona?

There's a good selection of houses with a pool in North Kona, so pull on your swimsuit and get ready to spend your days chilling by the water. Here are some top-rated options that'll give you inspiration:

  • Parents, kids, uncles, aunts — everyone will want to lounge by the pool at "The Onion House "architecture So Full Of Life It Seems To Breathe". Take your loved ones on a break at this Pacific States rental home which also features a living room and a balcony.
  • Roll out of bed and enjoy a refreshing morning dip at "Independent Private House, With A Cellar Master" in Hautvillers. A TV and a kitchen are just two of the many amenities on offer here.

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