Beachfront Vacation Rentals on the Kohala Coast of the Big Island

By April 19, 2022Planning Vacation

Naupaka Place dining table and patioAt Naupaka Place, you will find a four-bedroom vacation rental with easy access to the beach. Through this private home, relax with ease, knowing that your party will vacation in luxury, peace, and aloha. This home is located in the Waikoloa Beach Resort with stunning ocean views and access to the Anaeho’omalu Bay just minutes from your door. The home is equipped with a gourmet kitchen, spacious living area, at-home theater, expansive lanai, and gorgeous pool. Shopping and dining at the King’s Shops or Queens Market Place is a mere eight-minute drive.


Waikoloa beach resort patio table with beach view
At Kolea, you will find everything from six-bedroom private homes to three-bedroom luxury villas. Each villa and home is equipped with a full-size kitchen, living area, lanai, and gorgeous views. A perfect setting for families, couples, and friends as you have access to the Kolea Beach Club, the Hilton Waikoloa, Anaeho’omalu Bay, shopping, and restaurants. At the Kolea Beach Club, you will find a private swimming pool, jacuzzi, kiddie pool, lounging area, and fitness center. There is direct beach access to Anaeho’omalu Bay from the Kolea Beach Club.

Located in the Mauna Lani Resort run by Auberge Resorts, the Mauna Lani Terrace is nestled between the gorgeous beaches of the Kohala coast and acres of native fishponds that were once populated by Hawaiian royalty. Choose from a selection of one, two, and three-bedroom villas. These villas have been equipped to fulfill all of your Hawaiian fantasy vacation needs, from fully upgraded kitchens to original artwork throughout. You have access to the Mauna Lani Beach Club, dining at Mauna Lani, shopping at the Shops at Mauna Lani, and a newly built heated swimming pool, jacuzzi, kiddie pool, and open kitchen BBQ areas.

Located across from Mauna Lani Beach Club, the Cape at Mauna Lani is a highly exclusive gated community consisting of 14 homes. Each home has chef-style kitchens, spacious living areas, breathtaking ocean views, and a private pool. The Cape has a private walking path to the Mauna Lani Beach Club, where you will have access to the resort’s private white sand beach equipped with lounge chairs, cabanas, and the Surf Shack for beach gear rentals. When staying at the Cape you will have unlimited access to Mauna Lani’s exquisite restaurants, the Mauna Lani Sports and Fitness Club, and the Mauna Lani Golf Club.

The Bluffs at Mauna Kea Resort is a gated community offering luxury four and five-bedroom beachfront homes. You will vacation in style with expansive master suites with spa-like baths that extend into private gardens with an outdoor whirlpool enclosed with greenery for privacy. The homes also include an at-home theater, fitness room, garage, wet bar, private pool, whirlpool, expansive lanai fitted with a gas grill, and panoramic ocean views. With the help of your private concierge, you may hire a personal chef or make excursion and restaurant reservations. You also have access to all the privileges within the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and the Westin Hapuna Beach Resort, including the Hapuna Golf Course, Mauna Kea Golf Course, the Seaside Tennis Club, the Mauna Kea Salon, Mandara Spa at the Mauna Kea and all of the Resort restaurants, shops, and activities.

The Hapuna Beach Residences, located within the Mauna Kea Resort, is the newest addition to vacation rentals on the Kohala Coast. They offer an array of room selections from studios to four-bedroom luxury oceanfront villas mere steps away from the gorgeous white sand of Hapuna Beach. Each villa has a full-size kitchen, living area, private lanai, and modern interior design. The ground-floor villas are fitted with a private plunge pool with tropical landscaping surrounding it. When staying at the Hapuna Beach Residences, you will have unlimited access to the all of the privileges within the Westin Hapuna Beach Resort and the Mauna Kea Resort, including the Hapuna Golf Course, Mauna Kea Golf Course, the Seaside Tennis Club, the Mauna Kea Salon, Mandara Spa at the Mauna Kea and all of the Resort restaurants, shops, and activities.

When vacationing in Puako, choose from a selection of studios to five-bedroom beachfront homes. As the architecture and landscaping differ in each rental, you and your family are sure to find the right home that fits you best, whether that is ultra-luxury or a quaint island home. When staying in Puako you will connect with local residents and get a first-hand feel for ‘island life’. The Puako Community is a tight-knit neighborhood with a small convenience store, churches, privacy, and gorgeous beaches. Puako is known for its abundance of marine life and rare green sea turtles. You are within a 15-minute drive of all the dining, shopping, beaches, and activities along the Kohala Coast.