Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Kalaoa

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Kalaoa. This city's island views, coffee shops and wildlife draw many visitors. Hulihee Palace and Captain Cook Monument 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Kalaoa

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Kalaoa 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:

  • Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Makalei Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Hula Daddy Kona Coffee Plantation (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Mauka Meadows Coffee Farm (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Swing Zone (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • UCC Hawaii Kona Coffee Estate (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kalaoa

Kalaoa is famous for its island views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kalaoa 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:

  • Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Kekaha Kai State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Old Kona Airport State Recreation Area (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Mahai'ula Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Makalawena Beach (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Sadie Seymour Botanical Garden (6.9 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kalaoa

The nearest airport is in Kailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), which is 27.9 mi (44.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kalaoa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,896 holiday lettings around Kalaoa. From 405 houses to 1,191 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 Kalaoa?

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 Kalaoa:

  • Kona Palisades: 137 holiday homes
  • Kahaluu Bay: 593 holiday homes
  • The Cape: 108 holiday homes
  • Kohala Estates: 27 holiday homes
  • Kulalani: 177 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 Kalaoa? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kalaoa. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park: 2,364 holiday lettings
  • Hula Daddy Kona Coffee Plantation: 2,651 holiday lettings
  • Makalawena Beach: 3,000 holiday lettings
  • Hawaii Gateway Energy Center: 2,676 holiday lettings
  • Kehaka Kai State Park: 3,027 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 405 Houses in Kalaoa. Our other popular types of Kalaoa holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,191 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 149 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 Kalaoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,573 holiday homes with pool available in Kalaoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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