Where to stay around Poipu?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,350 holiday lettings near Poipu. From 956 condos to 215 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Poipu for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Poipu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Poipu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Poipu Beach Park: 2,207 holiday lettings
  • St. Raphael Church: 2,206 holiday lettings
  • Moir Gardens: 2,235 holiday lettings
  • Poipu Bay Golf Course: 2,204 holiday lettings
  • Kukuiula Boat Harbor: 2,199 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Poipu listed on HomeAway 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 condos in Poipu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 956 condos in Poipu. Our other popular types of Poipu holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 215 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Poipu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,126 holiday homes with pool available in Poipu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Poipu, Kauai, Hawaii your home away from home

    Poipu is on the south coast of the “Garden Isle” of Kauai. It is one of the most popular destinations as it has excellent beaches which make it a great choice for family holiday rentals. Poipu offers some of   the best swimming, sunbathing and watersports on the island. It is also sunnier than the north coast and has slightly less rainfall. Poipu has many shops and restaurants and plenty of attractions nearby. Kauai is popular for weddings as it has some wonderful scenery, and is a romantic honeymoon destination.

    Things to do in Poipu, Kauai Walking and Hiking

    The Mahaulepu shoreline close to Poipu Beach is very popular with hikers. It is the best way to get out and experience the natural beauty of Kauai and the trails are easily accessible from your holiday rental home in Poipu. Guided nature tours are also available in this area. Beaches

    Poipu has several excellent beaches which, as well as being stunning beautiful, provide safe swimming and bathing. There are many watersports offered on Poipu Beach including jet skis, windsurfing and surfboarding. Kayaking, scuba diving, snorkeling and deep sea fishing can all be enjoyed in almost guaranteed sunshine at Poipu.

    Helicopter Trips

    One of the best ways to appreciate the stunning scenery of Kauai is by helicopter. It can soar over the rugged peaks and deep valleys showing all the island’s natural sights in one exciting trip.

    Places to visit near Poipu, Kauai Wailua River State Park

    This beautiful state park offers some of the best natural sights on Kauai. With lush tropical greenery, several impressive waterfalls and the Fern Grotto, the island’s #1 tourist attraction which is reached on a short boat trip.

    Waimea Canyon

    Although Kauai is a small island it is home to the huge Waimea Canyon, known as the “Grand Canyon of Hawaii”, although it is not quite as long! Enjoy walking the trails along the rim of the canyon although the terrain is fairly strenuous.

    Limahuli Garden and Preserve

    As Kauai is known as the “Garden Isle” a trip to one of the Botanical Gardens is a great way to appreciate the exotic flowers and lush greenery which thrives here. Limahuli Garden is on Kauai’s north shore and conserves many of the native plant species on the 17-acre site. Everything from sugarcane to medicinal plants can be seen here.  

    Weather in Poipu, Kauai

    Kauai is well known for its year-round tropical warmth. Temperatures range between 78-85°F (26-29°C) from winter to summer although Poipu does have a little rain each month from October to March which falls as short heavy showers. The mountainous inland region has heavy rainfall throughout the year.

    Travel to Poipu, Kauai

    The nearest Kauai airport to your holiday home in Poipu is Lihu’e airport which receives both inter-island and overseas flights. It is approximately 34 miles from Wailua. Honolulu International airport is on the nearby island of Honolulu so a connecting flight to Kauai would be needed.

    Activities and attractions in and around Poipu

    Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling, surfing and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Poipu a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kiahuna Golf Course (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Poipu Bay Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • CJM Country Stables (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Kukuiolono Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Kauai Coffee Company (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
    • Puakea Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Poipu

    Nature lovers will enjoy Poipu for its breathtaking sunsets, beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Poipu. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Poipu Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Lydgate Beach Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
    • Moir Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Baby Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Prince Kuhio Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Lawai Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)