Honalo is a great place to stay while you are exploring Hawaii as some of the city’s main attractions are nearby. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Kona Country Club and the iconic Keauhou Shopping Center. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find within a short distance of Honalo are the Kahalu'u Beach Park and the Kona Coffee Living History Farm.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. If you're in need of a little nature visit the Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden in Captain Cook and the Sadie Seymour Botanical Garden in Kailua-Kona.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at some of the local sights such as the Captain Cook Monument in Captain Cook and Ahu'ena Heiau in Kailua-Kona. These are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. Learn about Hawaii’s past at Hulihee Palace in Kailua-Kona.
For a real taste of Honalo, think about booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Royal Kona Resort, Kailua-kona, the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay, Kailua-Kona, and the popular Kona Seaside Hotel, Kailua-Kona.