Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Lihue

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Lihue. Travellers to this romantic city praise the beaches, island views and hiking. Lydgate Beach Park and Poipu Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Lihue

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Travellers enjoy Lihue for its hiking, snorkelling and taking an adventure tour. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lihue a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princeville Golf Course (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Puakea Golf Course (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Kauai Lagoons Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Wailua Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Smith Family Garden Luau (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • CJM Country Stables (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Lihue

Travellers enjoy Lihue for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Lihue

Travellers enjoy Lihue for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Lihue is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waimea Canyon (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Lydgate Beach Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Poipu Beach (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Hanalei Bay (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Nawiliwili Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Kalapaki Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Lihue

Fly into Lihue, HI (LIH), the closest airport, located 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Lihue?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,525 holiday lettings near Lihue. From 491 Houses to 1,624 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lihue for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lihue?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lihue:

  • Nawiliwili: 857 holiday homes
  • Poipu: 1,503 holiday homes
  • Kaiulani: 431 holiday homes
  • Hanalei Palms: 360 holiday homes
  • Queen Emmas Bluffs: 427 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lihue?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lihue. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Grove Farm Homestead: 3,186 holiday lettings
  • Ninini Point Lighthouse: 2,526 holiday lettings
  • Vidinha Stadium: 3,705 holiday lettings
  • Kilohana Plantation: 4,004 holiday lettings
  • Nawiliwili Park: 2,558 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Lihue?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 491 Houses in Lihue. Our other popular types of Lihue holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,624 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 119 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 62 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lihue?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,031 holiday homes with pool available in Lihue. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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