Destination guide

The charming area of Kilauea awaits your stay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Kilauea. This romantic and relaxing city is well known for its snorkelling, kayaking and hiking. Na Pali Coast State Park and Waimea Canyon are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Kilauea

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and kayaking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kilauea a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princeville Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Kauai Mini Golf (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Makai Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Smith Family Garden Luau (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Wailua Golf Course (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Puakea Golf Course (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kilauea

Travellers enjoy Kilauea for its snorkelling and kayaking. 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 highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kilauea

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Kilauea has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Kilauea 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:

  • Na Pali Coast State Park (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Waimea Canyon (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Hanalei Bay (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lydgate Beach Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Limahuli Garden and Reserve (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Poipu Beach (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kilauea

The nearest airport is in Lihue, HI (LIH), located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city centre.

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

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 Kilauea:

  • Poipu: 1,476 holiday homes
  • Nawiliwili: 796 holiday homes
  • Queen Emmas Bluffs: 416 holiday homes
  • Hanalei Palms: 350 holiday homes
  • Kaiulani: 419 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 Kilauea?

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

  • Kauai Mini Golf: 2,491 holiday rentals
  • Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens: 2,489 holiday rentals
  • Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge: 2,468 holiday rentals
  • Kilauea Lighthouse: 2,481 holiday rentals
  • Hanalei Bay: 1,452 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kilauea 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 Kilauea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 415 Houses in Kilauea. Our other popular types of Kilauea holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 848 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 42 holiday houses
  • Villas: 65 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kilauea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,018 holiday homes with pool available in Kilauea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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