Hawaii is one of the most beautiful places on earth – and its crystal-clear water, miles of white sand beaches and lush landscapes are just a few reasons why. Of its more than 100 isles and atolls, Hawaii is known for its eight main islands. Four of those - Hawaii, Oahu, Maui and Kauai - are where travelers can find the top attractions and accommodations. Whether you’re looking to watch lava flows at Kilauea or lay on the black sands of Punaluu beach, everyone can find something to enjoy in paradise. Check out a few of our favorite Hawaiian HomeAways, offering picturesque views, private pools and room to relax.
Hawaii (the Big Island)
Elevated at 1,600 feet on Mount Hualalai, this charming one bed, one bath cottage features an open floorplan and panoramic views of the Hawaiian landscape. The perfect destination for a honeymooning couple, this newly-built gem has more than enough room for two to unwind. With glossy hardwood floors, high ceilings and a sizable lanai, guests will feel right at home for around $210 per night. Best of all, the cottage is not far from Kailua Kona village where shopping, restaurants and beaches can be found. Rent it!
This incredible three bedroom home features a detatched, private master and a large resort-style pool. A great choice for a large family or a group, each room features its own en-suite bathroom. The main house has a comfy loft complete with flatscreen TV, as well as a fully stocked kitchen finished with bamboo cabinets. Step outside and you will find yourself on a vast deck overlooking 11 private acres that feature lush tropical gardens. Averaging $374 per night, the home is sure to amaze those lucky enough to book it. Rent it!
Villa Hui sits inside a gated community and looks out over a sweeping golf course, making it the perfect getaway for those looking to chip a few balls. With granite countertops, an outdoor shower, Wolf appliances, a private pool and three true masters, everyone you bring along will feel pampered. For around $925 per night, you and up to seven others can enjoy this little piece of paradise. Rent it!
Sitting directly on the beach, this three bed, four bath home offers incredible views of Oahu’s turquoise waters from nearly every window and over 3,800 square feet of living space. With two separate dining areas and kitchens, this home is perfect for multiple families looking to vacation together. Walk outside and you will find yourself on a quiet stretch of white sand beach perfect for lounging or snorkeling (gear included). Hale Maluhia sleeps up to eight comfortably and averages $950 per night. Beachfront doesn’t get much better! Rent it!
This plantation-style cottage features some incredible outdoor amenities. The solar-heated pool, Tiki bar, fire pit, grilling station and outdoor-accessible bathroom are all surrounded by beautiful landscaping and adorned with string lights. Just as charming on the inside, the home has a gourmet kitchen and beautiful wood floors throughout. Perfect for a family of four or two couples, the two bed, two bath home is close to Maui’s best restaurants and beaches. Averaging $722 per night, the cottage provides a resort experience without the crowds. Rent it!
This new three bed, three bath home boasts beautiful modern finishes and décor, complete with a large covered lanai that overlooks a sun-soaked private pool. Each room has its own en-suite bathroom and large windows that let in loads of natural light. For about $845 per night, this Kauai cottage is the perfect place to kick back and enjoy some time off. Rent it!