Destination guide

The tranquil area of Makawao awaits your stay

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Makawao. Travelers like the yoga, spas and horseback riding in this relaxing and scenic city. Haleakala National Park and Hookipa Beach 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Makawao

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Makawao a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maui Ocean Center (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • The Dunes at Maui Lani (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Maui Nui Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Wailea Blue Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Wailea Emerald Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Wailea Gold Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Makawao

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Makawao is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Haleakala National Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Hookipa Beach Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Wailea Beach (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Iao Valley State Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Lower Paia Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Makawao

The nearest airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hana, HI (HNM), which is 20.3 mi (32.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Makawao?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,493 house rentals near Makawao. From 269 Houses to 3,872 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Makawao is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Makawao:

  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 516 vacation rentals
  • Haiku: 19 vacation rentals
  • Halama Street: 276 vacation rentals
  • Ukumehame Ahupuaa: 278 vacation rentals
  • Plantation Estates: 28 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Keawakapu Beach: 4,810 home rentals
  • Waipuilani Park: 5,679 home rentals
  • Maalaea Harbor: 9,058 home rentals
  • Ulua Beach: 4,615 home rentals
  • Maui Ocean Center: 9,054 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Makawao 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 Houses in Makawao?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 269 Houses in Makawao. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Makawao include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,872 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 77 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 77 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Makawao?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,884 vacation homes with pool available in Makawao.

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