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Hanalei Travel Guide

On the northern coast of Hawaii's Kauai island, Hanalei is a charming, paradise-like location that was the filming spot for the movie The South Pacific.

Things to Do in Hanalei

The beaches are a major appeal for traveling to Hanalei. Though the entirety of Kauai island is a beach coastline, not all beaches are created equal and some of the most beautiful spots are here in Hanalei. Kauapea (Secret) Beach is a local favorite, as is Keʻe Beach. The latter is famous as being a place where ancient Hawaiian natives would once practice their hula dancing.

Best Time to Visit Hanalei

December through to March is the most pleasant time to travel to Hanalei as the temperatures are warm.

Price and Availability Index in Hanalei

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Hanalei is in June, while the cheapest month is in October. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Hanalei is in the high season in February. Hanalei has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Hanalei tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Hanalei tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Hanalei

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Hanalei. The warmest months in Hanalei are May and June, when temperatures reach 90 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 55 ˚F. The wettest month in Hanalei is February with 6.28 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.2 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Hanalei

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - VRBO, Airbnb, Homeaway and more. We have 479 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Hanalei ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Hanalei is available at $111 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $782 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Hanalei can pick from 250 places to stay that provide WiFi. Choose from 5 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Hanalei by car, be sure to choose from 207 accommodations that provide parking. We have 7 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 7 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Hanalei accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 131 places to stay from VRBO, 81 accommodations from Airbnb and 25 places to stay from Homeaway.

285 of our accommodations in Hanalei have been reviewed and rated. 59% are rated excellent or good. 135 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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