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-see attractions 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 holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Paauilo a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 centre:

  • 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 centre. 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.

Where to stay around Paauilo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 36 holiday lettings near Paauilo. From 24 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Paauilo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kaumana Springs Wilderness: 539 holiday lettings
  • Hiilawe Waterfall: 495 holiday lettings
  • Waipio Valley Lookout: 431 holiday lettings
  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden: 415 holiday lettings
  • Liliuokalani Park and Gardens: 532 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Paauilo 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 Paauilo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Paauilo. Our other popular types of Paauilo holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paauilo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Paauilo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.