Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Lawai

Enjoy the history and other features of Lawai. This city has something for everyone. Waimea Canyon and Poipu Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lawai

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Lawai a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kukuiolono Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Kiahuna Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Kauai Coffee Company (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Poipu Bay Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • CJM Country Stables (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Puakea Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lawai

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lawai 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:

  • Waimea Canyon (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Poipu Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lydgate Beach Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Anne Knudsen Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Allerton Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Spouting Horn (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lawai

The nearest airport is in Lihue, HI (LIH), located 10.6 mi (17 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Lawai?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,512 holiday rentals near Lawai. From 310 Houses to 984 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lawai for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lawai:

  • Poipu: 1,473 holiday homes
  • Nawiliwili: 822 holiday homes
  • Queen Emmas Bluffs: 416 holiday homes
  • Hanalei Palms: 344 holiday homes
  • Kaiulani: 420 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 Lawai?

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

  • Lawai International Center: 2,489 holiday rentals
  • Hanalei Bay: 1,487 holiday rentals
  • Poipu Shopping Village: 2,436 holiday rentals
  • Princeville Golf Course: 2,404 holiday rentals
  • Kauai Lagoons Golf Club: 2,517 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 310 Houses in Lawai. Our other popular types of Lawai holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 984 holiday houses
  • Villas: 93 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 39 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lawai?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,253 holiday homes with pool available in Lawai. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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