Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Mountain View

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mountain View. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Imiloa Astronomy Center and Lyman Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Mountain View

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Mountain View a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Akatsuka Orchid Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Volcano Winery (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mountain View

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Mountain View is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Pu'u 'O'o Trailhead (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Kilauea Caverns of Fire (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Kilauea (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Kaumana Caves County Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Hawaiian Paradise Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)

How to get to and around Mountain View

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 15.4 mi (24.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Mountain View?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 586 vacation rentals near Mountain View. From 370 Houses to 99 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mountain View for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Mountain View?

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 Mountain View:

  • Volcano Village: 155 vacation rentals
  • Kehena Beach Estates: 32 vacation rentals
  • Puna Palisades: 50 vacation rentals
  • Ohia Estates: 52 vacation rentals
  • Royal Hawaiian Estates: 36 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Mountain View?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 370 Houses in Mountain View. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mountain View include:

  • Bungalows: 99 rentals available
  • Cabins: 99 rentals available
  • Cottages: 99 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mountain View?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 87 vacation rentals with pool available in Mountain View. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.