Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Kapolei

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kapolei. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the theme park, snorkeling and water park. USS Missouri Memorial and USS Arizona Memorial 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 Kapolei

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like swimming and snorkeling. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kapolei a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wet'n'Wild Hawaii (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Honolulu Zoo (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Waikiki Aquarium (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Ko Olina Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Hawaiian Railway Society (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Coral Creek Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Kapolei

Travelers enjoy Kapolei for its snorkeling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kapolei

Travelers love Kapolei for its breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kapolei is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Diamond Head (19.2 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Banzai Pipeline (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Kahe Point Beach Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Paradise Cove Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Ewa Beach Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Neal S. Blaisdell Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kapolei

Fly into Kapolei, HI (JRF-Kalaeloa), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Honolulu, HI (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Kapolei?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 976 house rentals near Kapolei. From 472 Condos/Apartments to 218 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kapolei for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Kapolei:

  • Waikiki: 2,710 vacation rentals
  • Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis: 2,068 vacation rentals
  • Ala Moana: 1,087 vacation rentals
  • Ewa: 53 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Honolulu: 389 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 Kapolei?

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

  • Ko Olina Marina: 2,862 home rentals
  • Ko Olina Golf Club: 2,779 home rentals
  • Wet'n'Wild Hawaii: 4,283 home rentals
  • Diamond Head State Monument: 3,158 home rentals
  • Fort DeRussy: 4,830 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 472 Condos/Apartments in Kapolei. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kapolei include:

  • Houses: 218 lodging choices
  • Villas: 94 lodging choices
  • Resorts: 47 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kapolei?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 666 vacation homes with pool available in Kapolei.

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