Destination guide

The relaxing city of Kamuela awaits you

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Kamuela. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its snorkelling and baseball games. Take in top local attractions such as Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site and Hapuna Beach State Park. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Kamuela

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and swimming. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kamuela a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waikola Village Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Hamakua Macadamia Nut Company Visitor's Center (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Great 4-D Movie Ride (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Waikoloa Kings Golf Course (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Waikoloa Beach Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Seaside Putting Course (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kamuela

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

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kamuela

Nature lovers will enjoy Kamuela for its island views, volcano viewpoints and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kamuela. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mauna Kea (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Hapuna Beach State Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Waimea Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Kohala (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Spencer Beach Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kamuela

The nearest airport is in Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), located 3.6 mi (5.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Kailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.), which is 27.8 mi (44.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kamuela?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 359 holiday lettings around Kamuela. From 140 houses to 143 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Kamuela?

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 Kamuela:

  • The Cape: 108 holiday homes
  • Kona Palisades: 137 holiday homes
  • Kohala Estates: 27 holiday homes
  • Kulalani: 177 holiday homes
  • Sunset Ridge: 50 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 Kamuela? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kamuela. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Waipio Na'alapa Trail: 1,374 holiday lettings
  • Parker Ranch Center: 1,363 holiday lettings
  • Waimea Park: 1,367 holiday lettings
  • Isaacs Art Center: 1,365 holiday lettings
  • WM Keck Observatory Office: 1,366 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 140 Houses in Kamuela. Our other popular types of Kamuela holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 143 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kamuela?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 233 holiday homes with pool available in Kamuela. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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