The Big Island — a Hawaiian Island known for its volcanic history and tropical wonder. If you’re planning a vacation to this Hawaiian Island, you are in for a sure treat.
Not sure where to stay? Here are 15 incredible vacation rentals on the Big Island that we think you will love:
If you’re looking to get the ultimate Hawaii experience, this Cozy Volcano Studio is it. Not only will you experience the luscious tropical plants and trees that surround the area, but you will also have the ultimate rainforest views. It’s within 6 miles of the Hawaii Volcano National Park and within 8 miles of the Thurston Lava Tube! A truly unique and exciting Big Island vacation rental close to thrilling attractions.
This rare find comes with some absolutely spectacular views. This cozy home has all the essentials you’ll need to enjoy a morning breakfast while you bathe in the beauty of the island, along with plenty of space to roam around outside. Enjoy a leisurely book while you relax on the hammock or venture out to the Kapoho Tide Pools during your stay.
Coming with a larger group? This Big Island vacation rental comes with its very own tiki bar, along with ample space for everyone to share! Splash around in the private pool or simply soak up the incredibly tropical views from your bedroom. Bring the whole family along to this home, you won’t regret riding a bike around town or surfing up some waves.
Just 2 of you? This Tropical Kailua Kona Retreat vacation rental is the ideal stay for those wanting a little intimate time while being surrounded by the luscious tropics of Hawaii. Enjoy views straight from the patio or go out adventuring in the forests! This intimate getaway also has a private pool which is perfect for an intimate getaway.
This unique and cozy home is ideal for a small pair. Relax on the patio area and breathe in the fresh, tropical air or simply enjoy a short walk to the Pahoehoe Beach Park. This rental is full of bird-watching opportunities or the opportunity to simply lounge in the comfort of the home.
When the group wants a luxurious island getaway, this vacation rental is the one to rent. This Kona Coast Home offers not only an outdoor pool, but also a nice hot tub on the balcony to soak up some truly spectacular Hawaiian sights. Want to get out and venture around town? Enjoy the Kona Farmers Market or head to Kamakahonu Beach. A spacious, covered patio area is the way you’ll want to wake up each morning in this Big Island haven.
Find yourself in paradise at this Tropical Cabana. There’s nothing quite like lounging in a hammock surrounded by tropical plants and trees, or soaking in a hot tub with some pretty incredible views. There’s a wraparound porch, coffee, WiFi, and plenty of space for a small group or couple to enjoy their time on the island.
This large home is a great rental if you love catching the sunset and sunrise. The large wrap-around balcony makes for plenty of space and plenty of sights. Drink your morning coffee and watch the sunrise or enjoy a nice cocktail and watch the sunset from this balcony! Go exploring in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park or simply stargaze on this large field.
Looking to get in an outdoor shower after exploring the Big Island all day? This House Retreat will give you the best the island’s got to give. Between the absolutely killer views of wildlife and tropical plants, spacious indoor bedrooms and showers, and easy access to popular attractions like the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Punalu’u Black Sand Beach — you’ll get to experience Hawaii like it’s meant to be experienced.
Another intimate getaway, this rental offers some pretty incredible and secluded sights. It’s equipped with a TV, a kitchen, and the perfect place to enjoy your morning cup of tea. This rental is great for an individual who likes some alone time or for a couple wanting a sweet, but memorable getaway.
This vacation rental hugs the Kona Coast and is located only 3 miles away from the Kona Farmers Market! Enjoy a moment with friends on the private patio or walk down to Turtle Beach. The location of this rental is ideal for those who truly want to get out and get some exploring done. The sleeper sofa and queen bed gives a small group some space to sleep on in between adventurous days.
For larger parties, this spacious house with a retro-designed kitchen will delight. Not only is this Big Island vacation rental 2,300 square feet, but it also offers some pretty incredible amenities like a large soaking tub and a washer and dryer. Can we talk about these ocean views?! Not only can you admire the ocean from the patio balcony, but you can also soak up these views from the dining area and bedrooms.
Follow the pebble stone pathway that leads to the front door and walk into a high-ceiling oasis. This Kailua-Kona home not only offers plenty of space for all in the group, but also offers some pretty immaculate views from each bedroom and the balcony. Walk along gray stoned pebbles while you also enter the luxurious bathrooms — inside and out!
Are you interested in incredible sunset and stargazing views? This cottage has just what you need. Not only does the dome structure of this cottage provide a unique look inside and out, but you’re never lacking in sights here. The interior is decorated with volcano themed pictures and Hawaiian frames, and the outside offers a large patio to enjoy every morning and every night.
Not only does the interior of this Big Island vacation rental scream Hawaii, but the outside offers abundant views of endless waters and tropical plants. A spacious kitchen, comfortable beds, and a large balcony, you’ll find yourself making incredible memories here. Walk down to the beach and get some snorkeling in before you turn over or take a much-needed hike on the island. You won’t regret a stay at this Coastal Refuge.
Between activities like hiking the Crater Rim Trail, touring the Hamakua Macadamia Nut Co, and exploring the Kamana Caves and restaurants like The Coffee Shack and the Punaluu Bake Shop — you are bound to have the time of your life. While each island offers something different, the Big Island knows how to serve its volcanic beauty in every way.