Destination guide

Charming Lanai will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Lanai. Travelers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, golfing and snorkeling. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Lanai

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Lanai has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kapalua Golf Club Plantation Course (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Manele Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Kaanapali Golf Courses (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Kapalua Golf Resort Bay Course (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Ironwood Hills Golf Club (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Lanai

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lanai

Travelers appreciate the pristine beaches and island views, which is just a taste of what Lanai has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Lanai is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kaanapali Beach (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Kapalua Beach (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • D.T. Fleming Beach Park (21.8 mi / 35 km)
  • Garden of the Gods (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Shipwreck Beach (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Naha Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lanai

The nearest airport is in Lanai City, HI (LNY-Lanai), located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), which is 18.9 mi (30.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Lanai?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,790 house rentals near Lanai. From 132 Houses to 231 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lanai for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lanai?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lanai. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Maui: 9,351 vacation rentals
  • Lahaina: 8,823 vacation rentals
  • Kaanapali: 4,678 vacation rentals
  • Honua Kai Resort & Spa: 351 vacation rentals
  • Maui Eldorado: 102 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lanai! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lanai?

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

  • Lahaina: 8,823 rentals
  • Kaanapali: 4,678 rentals
  • Maalaea: 4,488 rentals
  • Maunaloa: 142 rentals
  • Kapalua: 4,712 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Lanai?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Lanai are:

  • Kapalua Airport (JHM): 5,429 home rentals
  • Molokai Airport (MKK): 187 home rentals
  • Lanai Airport (LNY): 932 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Lanai?

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

  • Whalers Village: 6,080 vacation homes
  • Black Rock: 5,812 vacation homes
  • Honolua Bay: 5,138 vacation homes
  • Whalers Village Museum: 6,083 vacation homes
  • Lahaina Harbor: 8,383 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Lanai listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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