Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Honomu

The waterfalls, ocean views and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Honomu. Travelers appreciate the whale watching in this relaxing city. Akaka Falls and Pacific Tsunami Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Honomu

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Honomu a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Onomea Tea Company Estate (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Naniloa Country Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Hilo Municipal Golf Course (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Honomu

Nature lovers will enjoy Honomu for its beautiful waterfalls, beautiful ocean views and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Honomu is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Akaka Falls (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Hakalau Beach Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • World Botanical Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Umauma Falls (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Honoli'i Beach Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)

How to get to and around Honomu

The nearest airport is in Hilo, HI (ITO-Hilo Intl.), located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Honomu?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 209 holiday lettings near Honomu. From 118 Houses to 28 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Honomu is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Honomu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Panaewa Rainforest Zoo: 503 holiday lettings
  • Hamakua Coast: 295 holiday lettings
  • Lincoln Park: 499 holiday lettings
  • Kaumana Springs Wilderness: 508 holiday lettings
  • Mokupapapa Discovery Center: 496 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Honomu listed on HomeAway 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 Honomu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 118 Houses in Honomu. Our other popular types of Honomu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations

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 Honomu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Honomu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.