Destination guide

Charming Hanamaulu will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Hanamaulu. This romantic and welcoming city is known for its restaurants, hiking and shopping. Lydgate Beach Park and Poipu Beach 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 Hanamaulu

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hanamaulu a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wailua Golf Course (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Kauai Lagoons Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Smith Family Garden Luau (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Puakea Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • CJM Country Stables (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Poipu Bay Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Hanamaulu

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 85°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hanamaulu

Travelers enjoy Hanamaulu for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Hanamaulu. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lydgate Beach Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Poipu Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Hanamaulu Beach Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Nukolii Beach Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Ahukini Recreation Pier State Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Kalapaki Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hanamaulu

Fly into Lihue, HI (LIH), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Hanamaulu?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 915 vacation rentals near Hanamaulu. From 105 Houses to 634 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 Hanamaulu for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Hanamaulu:

  • Poipu: 1,495 vacation rentals
  • Nawiliwili: 876 vacation rentals
  • Hanalei Palms: 355 vacation rentals
  • Kaiulani: 442 vacation rentals
  • Bayview: 758 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 Hanamaulu?

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

  • Nukolii Beach Park: 4,004 vacation rentals
  • Hanalei Bay: 1,554 vacation rentals
  • Princeville Center: 2,497 vacation rentals
  • Maniniholo Dry Cave: 2,226 vacation rentals
  • Kiahuna Golf Course: 2,503 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 105 Houses in Hanamaulu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hanamaulu include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 634 rentals available
  • Villas: 30 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hanamaulu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 789 vacation rentals with pool available in Hanamaulu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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