Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Makaha

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Makaha. This romantic and relaxing city entices travelers with its snorkeling and surfing. Dole Plantation and Wet'n'Wild Hawaii 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.


Activities and attractions in Makaha

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Travelers enjoy fun activities like snorkeling and surfing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Makaha a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wet'n'Wild Hawaii (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Makaha Valley Golf Club (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Hawaii Country Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Ko Olina Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Mililani Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Royal Kunia Country Club (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Makaha

Travelers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Makaha has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Makaha is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Banzai Pipeline (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Makaha Beach Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Pokai Bay Beach Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Mokuleia Beach Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Kahe Point Beach Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Kaiaka Bay Beach Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Makaha

The nearest airport is in Kapolei, HI (JRF-Kalaeloa), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Honolulu, HI (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.), which is 21.2 mi (34.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Mākaha?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 444 house rentals near Mākaha. From 235 Condos/Apartments to 119 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mākaha for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Mākaha?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Mākaha. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hickam Air Force Base: 4,343 home rentals
  • Waimea Bay: 395 home rentals
  • Pupukea Beach Park: 829 home rentals
  • Banzai Pipeline: 835 home rentals
  • Ko Olina Marina: 2,595 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mākaha listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Mākaha?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 235 Condos/Apartments in Mākaha. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mākaha include:

  • Houses: 119 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 9 lodging choices
  • Villas: 13 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mākaha?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 285 vacation homes with pool available in Mākaha.

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