Rent a vacation rental home in Puako, The Big Island, Hawaii
. Located north of Kailua
and the Kona International Airport, Puako is a slice of old Hawaii. Find the perfect accommodation and condo rentals directly from owners of Hawaiian villas, vacation rentals and condo accommodations in Puako.
Puako (pronounced Pu-ah-ko)
is situated on the north western coast of the Big Island, in the South Kohala district. Holding the reputation for being the sunniest spot on the Kona Coast
, this small community (approximately 500 residents) is a haven for water enthusiasts as it is located alongside Puako Bay and borders Wailea Bay. Legendary for having one of the most spectacular reefs
in Hawaii, Puako is the place for scuba diving
as it offers huge caverns and caves to explore. The crystal blue waters of Puako bay also offer world class snorkeling, where the shallow reef allows visitors to snorkel with a huge array of tropical fish and friendly sea turtles.
Choosing your vacation rental within Puako is a great choice if searching for a quite spot away from the tourist crowds. In Puako Bay you can spend hours with the kids along the rocky coastline discovering fascinating tide pools
filled with sea life. Or simply stroll along the 3 mile narrow stretch of white sand beach
that almost spans the entire coastline.
Located off Hwy 19 along Puako Road, visitors can explore the Puako Petroglyph Archaeological District
, home to the largest collection of petroglyphs in the state. The petroglyphs (ancient rock drawings) are believed to have held deep spiritual significance for ancients Hawaiians. Over 3,000 of these drawings can be found at Puako, making it a must see for those visiting Puako.
Hapuna Beach State Park
is conveniently located just five minutes away. Often voted as one of the best beaches in the U.S, you can spend full days basking in the sun on this beautiful white sand beach. Equipped with full facilities, Hapuna Beach State Park is renowned for fantastic swimming, boogie boarding and snorkeling.
Puako is also just a short drive to all the world class resorts, fine restaurants, shopping and championship golf courses
of the South Kohala/North Kona Coast area. Making it a great location to book your Hawaiian accommodation and find your own private tropical sanctuary.
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