Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Kurtistown getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kurtistown. This city has something for everyone. Imiloa Astronomy Center and Panaewa Rainforest Zoo 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 Kurtistown

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kurtistown has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Volcano Winery (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kurtistown

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kurtistown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (29.8 mi / 48 km)
  • Kilauea Caverns of Fire (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Hawaiian Paradise Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Pu'u 'O'o Trailhead (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Kaumana Caves County Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo Botanical Gardens (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kurtistown

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 10.5 mi (17 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kurtistown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 385 holiday lettings around Kurtistown. From 248 houses to 38 flats & apartments, 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 Kurtistown? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kurtistown. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kilauea Caverns of Fire: 625 holiday lettings
  • Isaac Hale Beach Park: 302 holiday lettings
  • Pahoa Museum: 552 holiday lettings
  • Coconut Island Park: 441 holiday lettings
  • Honoli'i Beach Park: 430 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 248 Houses in Kurtistown. Our other popular types of Kurtistown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 46 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kurtistown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 76 holiday homes with pool available in Kurtistown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.