Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Mountain View

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mountain View. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Imiloa Astronomy Center and Lyman Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Mountain View

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Mountain View a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Volcano Winery (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mountain View

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

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Pu'u 'O'o Trailhead (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Kilauea Caverns of Fire (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Kilauea (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Kaumana Caves County Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Hawaiian Paradise Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mountain View

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 15.4 mi (24.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mountain View?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 471 holiday lettings around Mountain View. From 73 cabins to 73 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 rural property in Mountain View?

If you're on the hunt for a quiet retreat from city life, you're in luck! Leave all the noisy commotion behind and surround yourself with the soothing sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 179 rural getaway rentals in this destination. Searching for a different setting? See if any of our other properties float your boat. Our range here includes:

  • 128 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 94 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 88 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Mountain View?

Instead of booking a cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could just rent an entire house. You'll feel like you're a part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 347 options available on HomeAway. Prices start at £19 per 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:

  • Cottage: 62 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £44 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 38 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £27 per night.
  • Studio: 34 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.

Can I stay in Mountain View in a large group?

The recipe for a wonderful trip is hanging out with your favourite people in a totally new place. If you'll be hitting the road with a big group, HomeAway can help. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice for larger sized groups, with 110 available here. The holiday rentals that can provide for large groups around here include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 131 properties suitable for that size. Stay a night from just £42.
  • If you have 8 in your crew, you'll be delighted to find out that there are 49 rental properties that are suitable. Prices begin at just £52 a night.
  • Looking for rentals suitable for 5 people? You'll be pleased to discover we have 31 that'll be perfect. You can secure one from just £38 per night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring along your mom, your brother and all your friends to Mountain View.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Mountain View?

HomeAway is here to help you catch up with your friends and family. Offering a great range of value-packed holiday rentals, you're sure to find a fabulous den that pleases everyone. Kehena Beach Estates is a terrific area to have a look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 29 holiday rentals, and the average price is an agreeable £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 get a deal worth telling your friends about.