Destination guide

Charming Waianae will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Waianae. This city is romantic and relaxing, recognized for its snorkeling, surfing and whale watching. USS Missouri Memorial and USS Arizona Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Waianae

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Travelers enjoy fun activities like snorkeling and surfing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Waianae has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wet'n'Wild Hawaii (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Makaha Valley Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Hawaii Country Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Mililani Golf Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Ko Olina Golf Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Royal Kunia Country Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Waianae

Travelers enjoy Waianae for its snorkeling and surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, September, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Waianae

Waianae is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Waianae is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Banzai Pipeline (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Pokai Bay Beach Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Makaha Beach Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Mokuleia Beach Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Kahe Point Beach Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Kaiaka Bay Beach Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Waianae

The nearest airport is in Kapolei, HI (JRF-Kalaeloa), located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Honolulu, HI (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.), which is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Waianae?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 256 house rentals near Waianae. From 56 Houses to 174 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Waianae for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Waianae:

  • Waikiki: 2,681 vacation rentals
  • Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis: 2,052 vacation rentals
  • Ala Moana: 1,061 vacation rentals
  • Ewa: 52 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Honolulu: 343 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 Waianae?

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

  • Diamond Head State Monument: 3,060 home rentals
  • Fort DeRussy: 4,610 home rentals
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa: 4,141 home rentals
  • Ala Moana Beach Park: 4,618 home rentals
  • Ala Moana Center: 4,622 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waianae 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 Waianae?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 56 Houses in Waianae. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waianae include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 174 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 5 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 5 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Waianae?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 169 vacation homes with pool available in Waianae.

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