Highlighting 5 Best Kona Vacation Rentals

Categorized as Big Island Vacation Information

The Big Island vacation rentals in Kona are masterpieces in architecture and the serenity of setting will make you want to become a permanent resident. Black lava rock, fishponds, heiau and other significant Kona landscapes provide much to explore. Kona’s many sights, including the multiple parks—national and state—give Hawaii vacation travelers so much to explore, wildlife, sealife and unbelievably captivating Big Island landscapes.

Hale Kona A’ekai Beachfront Home at Kona Bay
An oceanfront home in a private gated community, it would be entirely too simple to label it a seaside oasis. The home offers views overlooking a wild coastline, with lava rock and powerful waves. Watch from the tranquility of your designer infinity pool, with waterfalls, an expansive lanai, sandy bottom wading pool, ponds, plus a patio. Guests staying in the home or adjoining cottage can sip coffee in the morning or wine in the evening with plenty of space to spend time together or enjoy their own reverie. Teak, bamboo and granite are materials used in the home; everything is top-notch for staying home or exploring to return to a sanctuary.

Keauhou Laukaha
Located at the birthplace of royalty, Keauhou Bay, this home seems to bring leisure and luxury to those staying in it. Whether visiting as a family, with a loft for the kids, or a couple enjoying a romantic hideaway, it’s a place to watch the Ironman or participate in whale watching excursions. The pool, lanai within the master suite and palm fronds you’ll see from the windows are features guests love in this cozy home. Keauhou Shopping Center is a five minute drive, as are eateries and Kahalu’u Beach Park.

The Kona View House
The home lives up to its name, as the focus beyond the walls of this lovely home, is the view of the midnight blue waters, heightened by the dark lava lined infinity edge sea pool. The home offers a unique way for architecture to meld with nature. Day trips to Volcanoes National Park, eateries and for coffee tasting will keep the adventures exciting and varied. A hot tub, spacious living areas and pretty views from each window are some features of this home, just a brief walk to Magic Sands and Kahalu’u Beaches.

Hale Ohi’a Kai
A place to marry or enjoy after marrying, this dreamy estate offers architecture that reflects the nature of the area. Kona’s famous beaches, Magic Sands and Kahalu’u, plus Lyman’s Bay are all nearby for swimming, sunning, paddling and fishing. The infinity pool, driftwood bench on the lanai, outside fire pit, intimate tub, wet bar and other features make Hale Ohi’a Kai a top pick for a vacation with all your favorite Big Island features, both in the home and nearby. Many guests opt to stay longer so they find the balance of lounging and enjoying the home and also to explore the nearby sights.

12 Alii Point
The home is a magnificent estate that appreciates the natural beauty of Kona and art and architecture as well. Four tastefully furnished bedrooms, lots of light through windows and balcony reveal views of blue skies and blue waters. Enjoy sunning by the lap pool or getting more exercise by swimming after a game of tennis. Whale watching in December and year-round leisure are additional reasons to visit and experience Kona’s many offerings while staying in this private home in gated community. While you’ll have seclusion, you won’t feel isolated with the many sights, shops and eateries within short driving distance.

For more places to stay in Kona, take a look through all of our Kona vacation rentals.