Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Honomu

The waterfalls, ocean views and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Honomu. Travelers appreciate the whale watching in this relaxing city. Akaka Falls and Pacific Tsunami Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Honomu

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Honomu a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Onomea Tea Company Estate (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Honomu

Nature lovers will enjoy Honomu for its beautiful waterfalls, beautiful ocean views and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Honomu is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Akaka Falls (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Hakalau Beach Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • World Botanical Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Umauma Falls (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Honoli'i Beach Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Honomu

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Honomu?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 202 vacation rentals near Honomu. From 114 Houses to 31 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Honomu for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Honoli'i Beach Park: 464 vacation rentals
  • Akaka Falls: 239 vacation rentals
  • Richardson's Ocean Park: 473 vacation rentals
  • Hilo Farmers Market: 478 vacation rentals
  • Keaukaha Beach Park: 478 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 114 Houses in Honomu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Honomu include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Honomu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 48 vacation rentals with pool available in Honomu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.