Destination guide

Relaxing Keaau will entice you

The island views, parks and waterfalls display a scene truly unique to Keaau. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its snorkelling and whale watching. Imiloa Astronomy Center and Panaewa Rainforest Zoo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Keaau

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and whale watching. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Keaau a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Onomea Tea Company Estate (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the volcano viewpoints and other natural features in Keaau

Island views, beautiful parks and beautiful waterfalls are a few of the stunning natural features that Keaau boasts. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Keaau is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hawaiian Paradise Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Kilauea Caverns of Fire (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo Botanical Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Carlsmith Beach Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Mohouli Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Richardson's Ocean Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Keaau

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 8.3 mi (13.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Keaau?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 222 holiday lettings around Keaau. From 160 houses to 19 cottages, 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.

Can I rent a seaside property in Keaau?

Inhaling fresh ocean air, soaking up the sunshine and losing track of time. Now that's the kind of awesome vacay you deserve. HomeAway has 86 beachside holiday rentals. Alternatively, you might like trying something a little different. HomeAway has heaps of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 68 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 53 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 36 oceanfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Keaau?

Forget about standardized, cookie cutter chain-hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals offer a personal touch — and all the space you could possibly need! There are 185 options currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £19 a night. If that doesn't fit with your crew's taste, we've got a range of other self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Studio: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Apartment: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 15 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £50 per night.

Can I stay in Keaau in a large group?

It can be hard finding time to catch up with friends and family. A holiday is an ideal opportunity to come together. If you were planning to kick back together, HomeAway has options to suit. House holiday rentals are the most popular option here for large groups of guests. Our international database currently has 64 available. If you're hoping to travel in a big group, the property options that will serve you well include:

  • On the hunt for rentals that can sleep 6 holiday makers? We have 72 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just £42 per night.
  • Require somewhere for 8 people? We have 34 that will be perfect. You can get one for as little as £52 a night.
  • Looking for rental properties catering to 5 guests? You'll be delighted to discover we have 15 that'll be perfect. You can book one for as little as £50 a night.

You and the squad will be more than satisfied when you organise your Keaau getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Keaau?

HomeAway offers an array of great cost-conscious rental options. Treat your group to an extravagant night out or extend your holiday for a few nights with the pennies you'll have leftover. Kehena Beach Estates is a good area to look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 29 holiday rentals, and the average price is a modest £79 per night. Another 10 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Volcano Golf and Country Club. With an average price of £87 a night, you're sure to grab a deal worth telling your friends about.