Waimea, Kauai County, HI, USA

Waimea, Kauai County, HI, USA

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Where to stay around Waimea?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 132 vacation rentals near Waimea. From 100 houses to 12 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Waimea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Waimea:

  • Poipu: 1,245 vacation rentals
  • Hanalei Palms: 95 vacation rentals
  • Kaiulani: 353 vacation rentals
  • Bayview: 649 vacation rentals
  • Queen Emmas Bluffs: 353 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 Waimea?

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

  • Koke'e State Park: 1,343 vacation rentals
  • Waimea Canyon: 1,946 vacation rentals
  • Kokee Natural History Museum: 1,345 vacation rentals
  • Hanalei Bay: 2,010 vacation rentals
  • Anini Beach: 2,135 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 100 houses in Waimea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waimea include:

  • Cottages: 12 rentals available
  • Condos: 8 rentals available
  • Apartments: 4 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rentals in Waimea?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 101 golf rentals in Waimea. You have also many other possibilities in Waimea area, including:

  • Near the ocean rentals: 89 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 58 rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 57 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Waimea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Waimea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Hawaiian heritage in Waimea

    Situated among the rolling green hills of Kauai County, vacationers head to Waimea for a picturesque slice of Hawaii's Big Island. Known as "Hawaii's Original Visitor Destination", it was here that the 1st Europeans landed in 1778 and the sight that greeted them hasn't changed much. With its lush pastures, shimmering waterfalls and dramatic valleys, Waimea boasts some of the island's most stunning scenery, providing a beautiful backdrop for hiking, zip lining and horseback riding. A Waimea vacation rental puts you in the heart of it all, with easy access to golf courses, beaches and historic attractions.

    Outdoor attractions in spectacular Waimea

    Though the town itself is small, a Waimea vacation rental offers access to amenities, from local stores and restaurants to fabulous farmers' markets. The action here takes place outdoors, with hikes through Waipio Valley, guided treks on horseback and golf among the many attractions on offer. Seeking sun, sea and sand? You've come to the right place. It's just a short hop to Waikoloa, where opportunities abound for topping up your tan.

    Natural wonders in Waimea

    Of all the attractions here, those created by nature are the most impressive. Vacationers flock to see Kohala, a huge foot-shaped volcano that dominates the skyline. One million years old, it's the oldest of the 5 volcanoes on Hawaii's Big Island, while Waipio Valley is another must-see, with its green cliffs, black sand beach and silver waterfalls. One mile wide and 6 miles deep, it's lined with trails that are suitable for hikers of all abilities. Like to find out more about the town's equestrian heritage? Be sure to visit Paniolo Heritage Center, home to the historic Pukalani Stables.

    Year-round sun in Waimea

    With pleasant conditions all year round, the weather shouldn't be a deciding factor when the time comes to book your Waimea vacation rental. Situated almost 2,700 feet above sea level, the town's weather is a little cooler in comparison to the rest of the island, but it still boasts average temperatures between 61 and 68 degrees. July, August and September are the warmest months, while February is the coolest, through it's still pleasantly warm. Rain can be a year-round occurrence here, though it's usually reserved for nighttime or during the late afternoon.

    Beautiful scenery in breathtaking Waimea

    Situated in the South Kohala District, Waimea offers access to some of Hawaii's most beautiful scenery, with pristine beaches, hills carpeted with lush greenery, rugged cliffs and dense jungles adorned with waterfalls. At the heart of it all is Pu‘u O ‘Umi Natural Area Reserve, home to the geological grandeur of the Kohala Forest Reserve and volcano. Both provide a sprawling wilderness for hikers and nature lovers to explore.