Destination guide

The charming area of Kauai awaits your stay

The beaches and waterfalls provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Kauai. Travellers to this romantic city praise the hiking, snorkelling and kayaking. Take in top local attractions such as Waimea Canyon and Na Pali Coast State Park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kauai

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Travellers enjoy Kauai for its hiking, snorkelling and kayaking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kauai a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princeville Golf Course (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Makai Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Kauai Mini Golf (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Smith Family Garden Luau (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Kukuiolono Golf Course (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Wailua Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Kauai

Travellers speak highly of Kauai for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kauai

Travellers love Kauai for its island views and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kauai is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waimea Canyon (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Na Pali Coast State Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Hanalei Bay (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Limahuli Garden and Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Lydgate Beach Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Polihale State Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kauai

The nearest airport is in Lihue, HI (LIH), located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Kauai?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,115 holiday rentals near Kauai. From 838 Houses to 2,490 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kauai for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Kauai?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kauai. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Poipu: 1,498 holiday rentals
  • Hanalei: 1,874 holiday rentals
  • Kapaa: 2,507 holiday rentals
  • Haena: 1,493 holiday rentals
  • Waipouli Beach Resort & Spa: 123 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Kauai! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Kauai?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Kauai with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Hanalei: 1,874 holiday homes
  • Kapaa: 2,507 holiday homes
  • Haena: 1,493 holiday homes
  • Anahola: 2,377 holiday homes
  • Waimea: 4,115 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Kauai?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Kauai. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hanalei Bay: 1,532 holiday rentals
  • Na Pali Coast State Park: 1,595 holiday rentals
  • Koke'e State Park: 1,598 holiday rentals
  • Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens: 2,568 holiday rentals
  • Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge: 2,562 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kauai listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Kauai

Hanalei
1,874 holiday rentals
Kapaa
2,507 holiday rentals
Haena
1,493 holiday rentals
Anahola
2,377 holiday rentals
Waimea
4,115 holiday rentals
Wailua
848 holiday rentals
Kilauea
1,602 holiday rentals
Koloa
1,504 holiday rentals
Lihue-Koloa Forest Reserve
2,363 holiday rentals
Wailua Homesteads
943 holiday rentals
Lawai
1,506 holiday rentals
Kealia
849 holiday rentals
Kukuiula
1,506 holiday rentals
Hanapepe
4,048 holiday rentals
Pakala Village
46 holiday rentals
Wainiha
1,535 holiday rentals
Hanamaulu
910 holiday rentals
Nawiliwili Bay
2,471 holiday rentals
Kapaia
1,564 holiday rentals
Puhi
2,475 holiday rentals