Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Pepeekeo is ready to explore

The island views, waterfalls and riverfront are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Pepeekeo. This relaxing and scenic city entices travellers with its wildlife and gardens. Akaka Falls and Pacific Tsunami Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Pepeekeo

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Pepeekeo has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Onomea Tea Company Estate (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Pepeekeo

Travellers enjoy Pepeekeo for its island views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Pepeekeo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Akaka Falls (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Hakalau Beach Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • World Botanical Gardens (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Umauma Falls (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Honoli'i Beach Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Pepeekeo

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Pepeekeo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 215 holiday rentals around Pepeekeo. From 125 Houses to 31 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pepeekeo is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pepeekeo?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Pepeekeo. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mauna Kea Observatory: 51 holiday rentals
  • Ainako Park: 515 holiday rentals
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course: 606 holiday rentals
  • Rainbow Falls: 501 holiday rentals
  • Akaka Falls: 248 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pepeekeo listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pepeekeo?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 125 Houses in Pepeekeo. Our other popular types of Pepeekeo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 18 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 12 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pepeekeo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 52 holiday homes with pool available in Pepeekeo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.