Where to stay around The Big Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,596 holiday lettings near The Big Island. From 2,097 Flats to 1,414 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near The Big Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in The Big Island?

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

  • Waikoloa Village: 1,414 holiday homes
  • Waimea: 448 holiday homes
  • Paniolo Greens: 17 holiday homes
  • Kohala Ranch: 34 holiday homes
  • Francolin Place: 100 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in The Big Island! 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 The Big Island?

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

  • Waikoloa Village: 1,414 holiday lettings
  • Waimea: 448 holiday lettings
  • Kamuela: 440 holiday lettings
  • Kapaau: 74 holiday lettings
  • Wainaku: 441 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to The Big Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in The Big Island are:

  • Waimea Kohala Airport (MUE): 1,415 self catering accommodations
  • Waikoloa Heliport (WKL): 1,587 self catering accommodations
  • Upolu Airport (UPP): 233 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in The Big Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in The Big Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hamakua Macadamia Nut Company Visitor's Center: 1,494 holiday rentals
  • Keokea Beach Park: 346 holiday rentals
  • Pua Mau Place Arboretum: 1,419 holiday rentals
  • Waialea Beach: 1,492 holiday rentals
  • Kamehameha Statue: 373 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Big Island listed on HomeAway 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.

Explore the beachside setting in Hawaii Island

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Hawaii Island. Renowned for its shopping, snorkelling and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Imiloa Astronomy Center, Lyman Museum or Pacific Tsunami Museum. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Sightseeing in and around Hawaii Island

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and hiking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Hawaii Island a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mauna Loa Observatory (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Subaru Telescope (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Volcano Winery (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Ka'u Coffee Mill (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (24.8 mi / 39.9 km)
  • Bay View Farm (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Hawaii Island

Travellers speak highly of Hawaii Island for its snorkelling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island is famous for its volcano viewpoints, island views and seaside. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Hawaii Island is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mauna Kea (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park (27.5 mi / 44.3 km)
  • Mauna Kea State Recreation Area (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Kilauea (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Hualālai (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)

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