HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Kea’au, Hawaii your home away from home

Kea’au is in the district in Puna in the southeast of Big Island. Located close to the town Hilo, your holiday home in Kea’au is within easy reach of the Volcanoes National Park and the lava flows, lava tubes and red sparks of the Kilauea Volcano which light up the night sky. Nearby are the extraordinary black sand beaches. The Waiakea Forest Reserve is also close by, offering great hikes in the lush rainforest or take a tour of one of the many coffee farms in the area.

Things to do in Kea’au, Hawaii

Beaches

Big Island, Hawaii has some remarkable beaches which are great for sunbathing and watersports. Checkout the volcanic black sand beaches on the east coast or head for the strange Green Sand Beach at Papakolea, although it is quite a hike from the car park.

Helicopter Tour

The best way to see Big Island, Hawaii is from the air. A thrilling helicopter tour will allow you to see some amazing sights as you fly over Big Island’s rainforest, waterfalls and lava flows. See the tropical valleys of the Kohala Mountains and the impressive Kilauea volcano, the only active volcano in the United States. Shopping

Big Island has many arts and crafts stalls selling handmade goods including wood carvings and beautiful handmade quilts. The Waimea Craft Mall is a great place to see some high-quality souvenirs, or head for the more modern King’s Shops in Waikoloa.

Places to visit near Kea’au, Hawaii Panaewa Rainforest Zoo

This 12-acre zoo is the only tropical rainforest zoo in the United States. Enjoy the 80 species of animals set in grounds which are filled with bamboo, orchids, palms and tropical flowering shrubs. Best of all, admission is free!

Volcanoes National Park

The Volcanoes National Park is a must-see sight for all visitors to Big Island and it is conveniently close to your Kea’au holiday home rental. See the active volcanoes Kilauea and Mauna Loa, the Thurston lava tube and the Observatory.

Hulihe’e Palace

This former royal palace in Kailua-Kona was built in the1800s. It is now a museum run by the Daughters of Hawaii who are dedicated to preserving the Palace and the fascinating cultural legacy of Hawaiian history.

Weather in Kea’au, Hawaii

Kea’au, Puna is well known for its year-round tropical climate. Temperatures range between 79-84°F (26-29°C) all year round although Kea’au does have a several inches of rain each month due to its elevation, which falls as short heavy showers.

Travel to Kea’au, Hawaii

The nearest airport to your holiday home in Kea’au is Big Island’s Hilo airport which receives only inter-island flights. It is 20 miles away. Honolulu International airport is on the nearby island of Honolulu so a connecting flight to Big Island would be needed.

The main airport on Big Island is Kona International airport which is on the west side of the island and serves inter-island and international flights.   It is approximately 104 miles from Kea’au, Puna.

Favorite
    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (12 reviews)
    avg/night
    12
    Favorite
      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (21 reviews)
      avg/night
      21
      Favorite
        Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
        Exceptional! 5/5
        (44 reviews)
        avg/night
        44
        Favorite
          Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (47 reviews)
          avg/night
          47
          Favorite
            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (70 reviews)
            avg/night
            70
            Favorite
              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.8/5
              (39 reviews)
              avg/night
              39
              Favorite
                Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                (32 reviews)
                avg/night
                32
                Favorite
                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                  (14 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  14
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (57 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    57
                    Favorite
                      Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (62 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      62
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                        (23 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        23
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (59 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          59
                          Favorite
                            Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (73 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            73
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                              (37 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              37
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                (84 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                84
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (46 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  46
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (22 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    22
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Very Good! 4.1/5
                                      (23 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      23
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (26 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        26
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (96 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          96
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                                            (48 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            48
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                              (10 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              10
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (57 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                57
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (19 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  19
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                    (47 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    47
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                      (53 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      53
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (10 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        10
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                          (35 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          35
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                            (25 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            25
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (34 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              34
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (15 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                15
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (36 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  36
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (17 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    17
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (17 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      17
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                        (9 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        9
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (19 reviews)
                                                                          View details for price
                                                                          19
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (25 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            25
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (17 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              17
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (18 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                18
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (33 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  33
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (29 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    29
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Very Good! 4/5
                                                                                      (23 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      23
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                        (7 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        7
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (15 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          15
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (17 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            17
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (110 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              110
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                (36 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                36
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (14 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  14
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (9 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    9
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      4

                                                                                                      Keaau Holiday Homes & Apartments (189)