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Mahana House Country Inn
4 out of 5
29-3825 Pueo'Ihi, Hakalau, HI
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27.54 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (70 reviews)

"Beautiful, peaceful location with amazing ocean views. Room is comfortable, owners are fantastic."…"

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Mahana House Country Inn
Paniolo Greens At Waikoloa
3 out of 5
68-1745 Waikoloa Road, Waikoloa, HI
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20.55 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (995 reviews)

"The unit was so clean including the dishware. My husband and I were upgraded to a 2 bed 2 bath unit without even asking. Even though the amenities were closed due to Covid 19 we appreciated the experience we had with Paniola Greens."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Paniolo Greens At Waikoloa
Castle Waimea Country Lodge
2.5 out of 5
65-1210 Lindsey Rd, Kamuela, HI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $139 per night
10.51 mi from city center
2.8/5 (280 reviews)

"Nice old style motel with nice grounds and spacious rooms. Nice people too!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Castle Waimea Country Lodge
Hawaii Island Retreat
4 out of 5
250 Lokahi Road, Kapaau, HI
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22.43 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (11 reviews)
The Hawaiin Island Retreat

"This is the place for total relazation and satisfaction to the core. All of your dreams are liable to come true in this seren atmosphere of pure peace. You enjoy a vast amount of the island in this secluded retreat that makes you want to run away from home."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2018

Hawaii Island Retreat
The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort
4 out of 5
62-100 Kauna'oa Drive, Kohala Coast, Kamuela, HI
The price is $339 per night
20.63 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"The views, decor and and amenities were exceptional. The service and attention to detail made our stay comfortable and relaxing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort
Mauna Kea Residences
4 out of 5
62-100 Kauna Oa Drive, Kamuela, HI
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20.58 mi from city center
Mauna Kea Residences
Hale Kukui Orchard & Cottages
3.5 out of 5
48-5460 Kukuihaele Rd., Honokaa, HI
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5.55 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Great view from the villa. Friendly managers.

"We were looking at the Waipio Valley cliffs and ocean right in the bed! The view is better than the Outlook site which is half mile away. The scene is changing all the time, sunshine, hovering clouds, overcast, rain, and rainbow of all kinds, like one coming right out of the valley half mile away ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2017

Hale Kukui Orchard & Cottages
Fairmont Orchid Gold Experience
5 out of 5
1 N Kaniku Drive Kohala-Building A, Kamuela, HI
The price is $589 per night
23.73 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)

"The Fairmont Gold floor was fantastic and completely worth booking. The lounge provided complimentary breakfast, all day non alcoholic drinks, afternoon tea, pre dinner appetizers, and later evening cookies. Not to mention friendly concierge service."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Fairmont Orchid Gold Experience
"the Land of Sunshine" - Fantastic Ocean Views, Peaceful, Romantic Getaway
4.9/5Exceptional! (61 reviews)
Serene ocean view, friendly hosts and interactive deck geckos

"We loved chilling on the well constricted deck of this adorable and well built cottage (built in large part by Kim, one of our friendly and welcoming hosts). The kitchen was a fun bit of Big Island quirkiness, part inside and part out on the deck. It had all we needed, including a high end grill, ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

"the Land of Sunshine" - Fantastic Ocean Views, Peaceful, Romantic Getaway
Waiulililani at Waipio Valley
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5.54 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (15 reviews)
Perfect for our family !

"It is a wonderful place for our family vacation. We are retired couple with our son, daughter-in-law, daughter, and son-in-law for a family get together trip. Everyone loves this bamboo house. Three big bedrooms and each has a full bath. We walked to Waipio Valley from this house. We also enjoyed ..."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2018

Waiulililani at Waipio Valley
Plantation Home in Historic Honokaa Town - Near Waipio Valley
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3.5 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
In the heart of Honokaa

"This old plantation house was modernized just enough. It still has the old feel with everything that is needed. A very welcoming and comfortable house. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Plantation Home in Historic Honokaa Town - Near Waipio Valley
Hamakua Eco-lodge Retreat Center in a Remote Conservation Forest
Hamakua Coast Home- Ocean Views, Private, Clean, Friendly
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5.21 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Great place, I already miss the lanai

"We had a wonderful time here. I spent most of my time relaxing on the lanai, enjoying the amazing ocean view, watching for whales and using the Weber gas grill. Rachel is a terrific hostess. We would love to come back."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Hamakua Coast Home- Ocean Views, Private, Clean, Friendly
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection
4.5 out of 5
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Kamuela, HI
The price is $699 per night
20.49 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (375 reviews)
Only stayed one night

"The wind was howling, which limited our enjoyment of this beautiful property. We froze during our meal at Manta, though the food was good."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Autograph Collection
Big Views From This Hamakua Home
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5.95 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)
Peaceful

"Enjoyed how quite it was"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Big Views From This Hamakua Home
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Visiting Honokaa

Visitors can enjoy all that Honokaa has to offer including the waterfalls, opera houses, and entertainment choices. This city also attracts tourists with its secluded setting. Top sights around the area include Mauna Kea Observatory and Mauna Kea.

  • There are 15 hotels and other accommodations in Honokaa
  • The closest major airport is in Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), 39.1 mi (63 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Honokaa

The city's natural beauty is on display at Kalopa State Recreation Area, Hiilawe Waterfall, and Waipio Valley Lookout. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Hamakua Country Club and Hamakua Coast.

As you start planning your visit to Honokaa, the perfect accommodation may not be in the city center but there are 19 hotels and lodging options locally. Listed here are places to stay in the surrounding area:

  • Hale Luana (Big Island) by RedAwning is 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the center of Honokaa. This 3.5-star cottage in Honokaa features free WiFi and free parking.
  • Hale Kukui Orchard & Cottages is located 5.6 mi (8.9 km) from the heart of Honokaa. Located in Honokaa, this hotel room features a kitchen and a living room. Our customers like its quiet location and comfortable beds.
  • Waipio Hostel- Aina Room is 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from central Honokaa. Guests who stay at this 4.5-star resort in Kamuela can enjoy access to a full-service spa and a private beach, along with a private lanai. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and comfortable, quiet rooms.

In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include Mauna Kea Observatory, located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the heart of the city, and Mauna Kea, which is 16.8 mi (27 km) away.

Dressing for Honokaa

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 79°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 83°F, while the average at night is 65°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 83°F with nighttime averages of 69°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 83°F and nighttime averages of 64°F
  • Honokaa gets about 126.69 inches of rain per year
  • Usually September and August are the hottest months with an average of 83°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 64°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Honokaa?
Based on our traveler data, Hale Kukui Orchard & Cottages is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3.5-star cottage offers free WiFi and free parking. It is located a short 9-minute walk from Waipio Valley Lookout. Big Views From This Hamakua Home is another good choice for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Honokaa, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Honokaa.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Honokaa?
To access more information about changing or cancelling your trip to Honokaa, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best hotel to stay near Hamakua Coast?
Hamakua Eco-lodge Retreat Center in a Remote Conservation Forest is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this lodge offers private patios and a fitness center. It’s located just a short 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Hamakua Coast.
What about the best place to stay close to Kalopa State Recreation Area?
One of the top choices for your stay is Hamakua Eco-lodge Retreat Center in a Remote Conservation Forest, located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Kalopa State Recreation Area, and this lodge offers private patios and a fitness center.

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