Destination guide

Charming Lanai will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Lanai. Travellers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, golfing and snorkelling. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Lanai

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Lanai has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kapalua Golf Club Plantation Course (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Manele Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Kaanapali Golf Courses (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Kapalua Golf Resort Bay Course (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Ironwood Hills Golf Club (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Lanai

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lanai

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and island views, which is just a taste of what Lanai has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Lanai is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kaanapali Beach (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Kapalua Beach (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • D.T. Fleming Beach Park (21.8 mi / 35 km)
  • Garden of the Gods (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Shipwreck Beach (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Naha Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lanai

The nearest airport is in Lanai City, HI (LNY-Lanai), located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), which is 18.9 mi (30.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Lanai?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,718 holiday rentals near Lanai. From 127 Houses to 224 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lanai for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lanai?

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

  • Maui: 9,129 holiday rentals
  • Lahaina: 8,633 holiday rentals
  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 517 holiday rentals
  • Kaanapali: 4,548 holiday rentals
  • Honua Kai Resort & Spa: 342 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lanai! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lanai?

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

  • Lahaina: 8,633 holiday homes
  • Kaanapali: 4,548 holiday homes
  • Kapalua: 4,575 holiday homes
  • Maunaloa: 148 holiday homes
  • Honokowai: 4,557 holiday homes

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 Lanai?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Lanai are:

  • Kapalua Airport (JHM): 5,386 holiday houses
  • Lanai Airport (LNY): 902 holiday houses
  • Hoolehua, Molokai, HI (MKK-Molokai): 183 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lanai?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Lanai. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kaanapali Beach: 5,945 holiday rentals
  • Honolua Bay: 5,004 holiday rentals
  • Whalers Village: 5,949 holiday rentals
  • Honouli Maloo Bay Beach: 4,660 holiday rentals
  • Whalers Village Museum: 5,967 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lanai 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 homes.

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