Destination guide

The charming area of Kauai awaits your stay

The beaches and waterfalls provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Kauai. Travellers to this romantic city praise the hiking, snorkelling and kayaking. Take in top local attractions such as Waimea Canyon and Na Pali Coast State Park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Kauai

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Travellers enjoy Kauai for its hiking, snorkelling and kayaking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kauai a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princeville Golf Course (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Makai Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Kauai Mini Golf (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Smith Family Garden Luau (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Kukuiolono Golf Course (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Wailua Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kauai

Travellers speak highly of Kauai for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kauai

Travellers love Kauai for its island views and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kauai is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waimea Canyon (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Na Pali Coast State Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Hanalei Bay (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Limahuli Garden and Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Lydgate Beach Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Polihale State Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kauai

The nearest airport is in Lihue, HI (LIH), located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kauai?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,153 holiday lettings around Kauai. From 2,572 flats & apartments to 775 houses, 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Kauai?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kauai. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Princeville: 1,436 holiday homes
  • Poipu: 1,573 holiday homes
  • Haena: 1,364 holiday homes
  • Hanalei: 1,732 holiday homes
  • Lihue: 2,702 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Kauai! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Kauai?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Kauai with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Princeville: 1,436 holiday lettings
  • Hanalei: 1,732 holiday lettings
  • Lihue: 2,702 holiday lettings
  • Kekaha: 4,154 holiday lettings
  • Kapaa: 2,465 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Kauai? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Kauai. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Na Pali Coast State Park: 1,449 holiday rentals
  • Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park: 1,630 holiday rentals
  • Grove Farm Homestead: 3,511 holiday rentals
  • Kauai Mini Golf: 2,526 holiday rentals
  • Sleeping Giant Trailhead: 4,103 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kauai listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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