Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Lawai

Enjoy the history and other features of Lawai. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Waimea Canyon and Poipu Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lawai

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Lawai a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kukuiolono Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Kiahuna Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Kauai Coffee Company (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Poipu Bay Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • CJM Country Stables (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Puakea Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lawai

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lawai is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waimea Canyon (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Poipu Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lydgate Beach Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Anne Knudsen Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Allerton Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Spouting Horn (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lawai

The nearest airport is in Lihue, HI (LIH), located 10.6 mi (17 km) from the city center.

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

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 Lawai:

  • Poipu: 1,476 vacation rentals
  • Nawiliwili: 817 vacation rentals
  • Queen Emmas Bluffs: 416 vacation rentals
  • Kaiulani: 420 vacation rentals
  • Bayview: 754 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 Lawai?

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

  • Lawai International Center: 2,499 home rentals
  • Hanalei Bay: 1,489 home rentals
  • Princeville Center: 2,400 home rentals
  • Mt. Waialeale: 4,000 home rentals
  • Lydgate Beach Park: 3,962 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 306 Houses in Lawai. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lawai include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 969 lodging choices
  • Villas: 87 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 39 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lawai?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,226 vacation homes with pool available in Lawai.

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