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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Paauilo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 22 holiday lettings around Paauilo. From 16 houses to 3 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Paauilo? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Paauilo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Waipio Valley Lookout: 351 holiday lettings
  • Joint Astronomy Centre: 421 holiday lettings
  • Rainbow Falls: 402 holiday lettings
  • Coconut Island Park: 401 holiday lettings
  • Honoli'i Beach Park: 393 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Paauilo listed on 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. offers 16 Houses in Paauilo. Our other popular types of Paauilo holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paauilo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Paauilo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.