Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Hawi

The beaches and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Hawi. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its coffee shops and bird watching. Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site and Hapuna Beach State Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Hawi

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Hawi a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Island Eco Adventures 2 (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • ATV Outfitters (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Hamakua Macadamia Nut Company Visitor's Center (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hawi

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Hawi is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Hapuna Beach State Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Mahukona Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Kamehameha Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Keokea Beach Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Pololu Valley Overlook (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hawi

The nearest airport is in Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.), which is 36.1 mi (58.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hawi?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 208 holiday lettings around Hawi. From 84 houses to 65 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 Hawi?

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 Hawi:

  • Kohala Estates: 27 holiday homes
  • Kulalani: 189 holiday homes
  • Sunset Ridge: 57 holiday homes
  • Bluffs: 20 holiday homes
  • The Cape: 118 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 Hawi? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hawi. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Big Island Eco Adventures 2: 321 holiday lettings
  • Kohala Historical Sites State Monument: 222 holiday lettings
  • Mookini Heiau: 207 holiday lettings
  • Mauna Lani Resort Golf Course: 1,549 holiday lettings
  • Waikola Village Golf Club: 722 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 84 Houses in Hawi. Our other popular types of Hawi holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 22 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 Hawi?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 146 holiday homes with pool available in Hawi. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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