Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Kihei

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Kihei. This relaxing city is known for its snorkeling, cafés and surfing. Kaanapali Beach and Haleakala National Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Kihei

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Travelers enjoy Kihei for its snorkeling, swimming and surfing. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kihei a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maui Ocean Center (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Kapalua Golf Club Plantation Course (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Maui Nui Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • The Dunes at Maui Lani (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Wailea Blue Golf Course (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Wailea Emerald Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Kihei

Travelers speak highly of Kihei for its snorkeling and surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kihei

Kihei is famous for its breathtaking sunsets, island views and seaside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kihei is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kaanapali Beach (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Haleakala National Park (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Wailea Beach (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Iao Valley State Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Hookipa Beach Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)

Traveling to and around Kihei

Fly into Kahului, HI (OGG), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), which is 19.3 mi (31 km) away.

Where to stay around Kihei?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,469 holiday lettings near Kihei. From 5 Condos/Apartments to 5 Houses, 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 Kihei is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kihei?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kihei:

  • Halama Street: 265 holiday homes
  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 501 holiday homes
  • Plantation Estates: 29 holiday homes
  • Haiku: 18 holiday homes
  • Montage Kapalua Bay: 490 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kihei? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kihei. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kihei Regional Park: 4,960 holiday lettings
  • Maui Nui Golf Club: 4,960 holiday lettings
  • Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary Headquarters: 6,263 holiday lettings
  • Waipuilani Park: 5,695 holiday lettings
  • Kalepolepo Beach Park: 6,133 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kihei listed on 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 Condos/Apartments in Kihei?

Yes, of course. offers 5 Condos/Apartments in Kihei. Our other popular types of Kihei holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kihei?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Kihei. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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