Destination guide

The relaxing area of Makawao awaits your stay

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Makawao. Travellers especially like the yoga, spas and horse riding in this relaxing and scenic city. Haleakala National Park and Hookipa Beach Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Makawao

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Makawao 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:

  • Maui Ocean Center (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • The Dunes at Maui Lani (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Maui Nui Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Wailea Blue Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Wailea Emerald Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Wailea Gold Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Makawao

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Makawao is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Haleakala National Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Hookipa Beach Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Wailea Beach (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Iao Valley State Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Lower Paia Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Makawao

The nearest airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hana, HI (HNM), which is 20.3 mi (32.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Makawao?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,574 holiday rentals near Makawao. From 342 Houses to 3,880 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Makawao is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Makawao?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Makawao:

  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 527 holiday homes
  • Halama Street: 291 holiday homes
  • Haiku: 20 holiday homes
  • Ukumehame Ahupuaa: 282 holiday homes
  • Plantation Estates: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Makawao?

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

  • Lani Kai Snorkeling: 4,570 holiday rentals
  • Ho'omana Spa Maui: 4,579 holiday rentals
  • Hali imaile Farmer's Market: 4,582 holiday rentals
  • Makawao Park: 4,585 holiday rentals
  • Enlighten Up Massage: 4,578 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Makawao 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 Houses in Makawao?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 342 Houses in Makawao. Our other popular types of Makawao holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,880 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 74 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 74 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Makawao?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,901 holiday homes with pool available in Makawao. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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