Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Napili-Honokowai is ready to explore

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Napili-Honokowai. Renowned for its snorkeling, bird watching and whale watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Napili Bay and Kapalua Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Honokowai

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Honokowai has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kapalua Golf Club Plantation Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Maui Ocean Center (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Kaanapali Golf Courses (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Kapalua Golf Resort Bay Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • The Dunes at Maui Lani (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Honokowai

Travelers speak highly of Honokowai for its snorkeling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, September, August, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Honokowai

Honokowai is famous for its breathtaking sunsets, seaside and island views. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Honokowai. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kaanapali Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Kapalua Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • D.T. Fleming Beach Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Iao Valley State Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Kahekili Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Honokowai

Fly into Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), the closest airport, located 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Kahului, HI (OGG), which is 16.6 mi (26.7 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Honokowai?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 4,698 vacation rentals near Honokowai. From 3,101 Condos/Apartments to 248 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Honokowai for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Honokowai?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Honokowai:

  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 532 vacation rentals
  • Montage Kapalua Bay (Residences at Kapalua Bay): 466 vacation rentals
  • Halama Street: 291 vacation rentals
  • Kaanapali Hillside: 301 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Lahaina: 417 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Honokowai?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Honokowai. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Whalers Village: 6,106 vacation rentals
  • Lahaina Harbor: 8,262 vacation rentals
  • Black Rock: 5,778 vacation rentals
  • The Dunes at Maui Lani: 9,105 vacation rentals
  • Ulua Beach: 4,585 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Honokowai listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Honokowai?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3,101 Condos/Apartments in Honokowai. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Honokowai include:

  • Houses: 248 rentals available
  • Cottages: 25 rentals available
  • Resorts: 592 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Honokowai?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,056 vacation rentals with pool available in Honokowai. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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