Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Kona Coast

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kona Coast. Travellers appreciate the snorkelling in this scenic city. Hulihee Palace and Hapuna Beach State Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions. 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 Kona Coast

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kona Coast has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Makalei Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Big Island Country Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Hula Daddy Kona Coffee Plantation (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Mauka Meadows Coffee Farm (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • UCC Hawaii Kona Coffee Estate (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kona Coast

Travellers speak highly of Kona Coast for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kona Coast

Kona Coast is famous for its island views, volcano viewpoints and breathtaking sunsets. 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 holiday in Kona Coast. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Hapuna Beach State Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Queen's Bath (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Hualālai (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Manini'owali Beach (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kona Coast

The nearest airport is in Kailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.), located 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), which is 21.8 mi (35.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kona Coast?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,603 holiday lettings around Kona Coast. From 1,976 flats & apartments to 831 houses, 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 destinations to visit in Kona Coast?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kona Coast. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Kailua-Kona: 3,461 holiday homes
  • Pāhala: 821 holiday homes
  • Hawi: 208 holiday homes
  • Kahaluu Bay: 660 holiday homes
  • Kalaoa: 2,113 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Kona Coast! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Kona Coast?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Kona Coast with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Kailua-Kona: 3,461 holiday lettings
  • Pāhala: 821 holiday lettings
  • Hawi: 208 holiday lettings
  • Hilo: 454 holiday lettings
  • Waimea: 386 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Kona Coast?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Kona Coast are:

  • Waikoloa Heliport (WKL): 1,572 self catering accommodations
  • Kona International At Keahole Airport (KOA): 3,049 self catering accommodations
  • Waimea Kohala Airport (MUE): 1,407 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Kona Coast? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Kona Coast. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Swing Zone: 2,167 holiday rentals
  • Big Island Eco Adventures 2: 319 holiday rentals
  • Kona Le'a Plantation: 2,172 holiday rentals
  • Kohala Historical Sites State Monument: 220 holiday rentals
  • Makalawena Beach: 3,237 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kona Coast listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Kona Coast

Swing Zone
2,167 holiday rentals
Big Island Eco Adventures 2
319 holiday rentals
Kona Le'a Plantation
2,172 holiday rentals
Kohala Historical Sites State Monument
220 holiday rentals
Makalawena Beach
3,237 holiday rentals
Manini'owali Beach
3,363 holiday rentals
Mauna Lani Resort Golf Course
1,539 holiday rentals
Magic Sands Beach
2,172 holiday rentals
Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden
2,124 holiday rentals
Greenwell Farms
2,124 holiday rentals
Ahu'ena Heiau
2,167 holiday rentals
Kailua-Kona Wharf
2,166 holiday rentals
Hawaii Gateway Energy Center
2,897 holiday rentals
Waikola Village Golf Club
707 holiday rentals
Manuka State Park
108 holiday rentals
Kekaha Kai State Park
121 holiday rentals
Captain Cook Monument
2,144 holiday rentals
H.N. Greenwell Store Museum
2,121 holiday rentals
Haleo Luau
2,196 holiday rentals
Sadie Seymour Botanical Garden
2,167 holiday rentals