Popularly known as 'Kailua',’ ‘Kona Town’ or just ‘Town,’ Kailua-Kona has a history as rich as its landscapes. A sense of awe never fails to descend on the island dotted with stunning vacation rentals and cottages. Make Kailua-Kuna your base to explore Hawaiian culture.
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Vacation Rental Price Information in Kailua-Kona
We rendered price information data on the above graph to give you more insights on prices in Kailua-Kona. Prices in a week of October (10/19 – 10/26) go up to $729 per night, which is the highest average price in the next 12 months. Prices are more affordable in November (11/2 – 11/9).
Rental availability information in Kailua-Kona
The availability graph shows the percentage of available rentals in Kailua-Kona. In a week of December (12/23 – 12/30), 81% of the vacation rentals are booked. Conversely, 81% of the rentals are still available during a week in May (5/18 – 5/25).
The Weather in Kailua-Kona
Above are the weather conditions for Kailua-Kona. In the next 6 months, September will have higher average temperatures. January is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching 65°. The rainiest month is May while the driest month is October.
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Island culture and history
Culture enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to Hulihe'e Palace, the erstwhile vacation residence of King Kalākaua and Queen Kapi‘olani. Also recommended is the 90-minute Historic Kailua Village Walking Tour. Look out for the towering steeple of the active Moku`aikaua Church; Kailua's tallest structure which also boasts walls made of lava rock.
Glimpses into early Japanese immigrant life await at the Kona Coffee Living History Farm. Here costumed staff recount exciting tales of the past. Dedicated to Hawaii's first astronaut, the Astronaut Ellison S. Onizuka Space Center merits a visit for its space-related memorabilia and space travel simulator.
Nothing like the outdoors
Water-babies and land-lubbers alike have much to cheer about in Kailua-Kona. Choose from surfing, fishing, diving, boating, snorkeling, and swimming, or caving, hiking and biking. Take in bird's-eye-views of the island's thrashing waterfalls and beaches with a helicopter tour.
Other activities include whale excursions and night-diving to spot the manta rays. Underwater photographers will ensure that your exploits are captured on camera. There's plenty to keep you busy in Kailua-Kona, and vacation cottages on the shore's of the Pacific will guarantee a memorable experience.
Mauna Kea Summit
At 4,207 meters, Mauna Kea Summit is Hawaii's highest point. To reach the top you can drive from sea-level to the peak in just two hours. This dormant volcano is about a million years old, and one of the best spots to observe the heavens come nightfall.
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay)
A paradisical white sand beach at Kua Bay and the turquoise waters at Manini'owali Beach are perfect for snorkeling and swimming. On a good day, you might even spot dolphins and humpback whales from the shore. The beach is part of the larger Kekaha Kai State Park.
Also known as Hawaii State Highway 200, Saddle Road is a popular scenic drive. It touches an elevation of 6,632 feet, at Humuula Saddle. Drive carefully as wildlife often cross the roads at unexpected times.
Ocean Rider Seahorse Farm
Take a biologist-led tour at this farm which raises seahorses for research purposes and aquariums. You can watch the little creatures swim, hook tails and dance in the tanks. The farm is just outside Kona International Airport.
Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park
Located south of Kona International Airport (KOA), the park is home to the National Historic Landmarked archaeological site called the Honokōhau Settlement. Discover traditional native Hawaiian culture, and watch out for the Hawaiian green sea turtles and Hawaiian monk seals on Honokōhau Beach.
Information about vacation rentals in Kailua-Kona
|🏡 Vacation rentals available||1,217 homes|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 71%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$120|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Pool, Air conditioning and Kitchen|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||1,036 homes|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the nightly price for a vacation rental in Kailua-Kona?
The average accommodation in Kailua-Kona is priced at $120 per night. If you would like to stay in a house rental, the average price is $1,808 per night. A apartment rental Kailua-Kona will cost $364 per night on average.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Kailua-Kona?
There are 1,217 rentals in Kailua-Kona to choose from and rent for your upcoming trip.
What are the most popular amenities for vacation rentals in Kailua-Kona?
Travelers search for Air conditioning, Pool, and Kitchen when booking a vacation rental in Kailua-Kona.
How many vacation homes with a pool are there in Kailua-Kona?
Discover 1,036 vacation rentals available in Kailua-Kona for renting.
Are dogs allowed in vacation homes in Kailua-Kona?
Finding a rental in Kailua-Kona that allows pets is possible, with 31 pet-friendly available.
When is it better to travel to Kailua-Kona?
If booking a vacation home in Kailua-Kona, consider that rainy season is usually in May or June, with October often being the driest.
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