As the global travel industry continues to expand, more and more people are looking to go on vacation while spending the least amount of money possible. One of the newest trends in travel destinations is to rent a vacation property, rather than staying in a traditional hotel. Some vacationers prefer the home-like feel of a vacation home to the temporary, transient feel of a hotel. For those looking to travel to Hawaii, a wide assortment of vacation rental properties are available to fit your personal preferences and budget.
Vacation rental properties exist in virtually every setting on every island in Hawaii. From vacation homes to condos, apartment rentals, cottages, and villas, you’ll find that there are many options to choose from.
Beachfront properties are ideal for the traveler who would like the convenience of hitting the beach without having to walk long distances, while not having to come back to a cramped hotel room.
While more expensive, beachfront rental properties give you the entire experience of living and vacationing in Hawaii: a pristine view of the aqua-blue Pacific Ocean, sandy, pearl-white beaches, lush mountaintops, and rugged, rocky volcanoes peek in through every window view. Most properties in Hawaii also feature patios, decks, or terraces, so that you can experience the warm sun and cool trade winds without even having to leave the house. Rental properties also give you significantly more room and offer more amenities than a common hotel room. You’ll have access to a full kitchen, a driveway or garage for a rental car, a sitting room, and multiple bedrooms if needed.
Opting for a rental property in Hawaii can also help you save considerable money as well, depending on your vacation needs. For large families that would normally require more than one hotel room in order to accommodate everyone, a two or three bedroom house or condo will allow the entire family to stay together for less money. Also, having access to a kitchen means that a large family can cook some or all of their meals at home, thus saving tons of money on not having to eat out in restaurants all of the time. The roominess of a rental home also gives a larger family the option of spending more time at the home, as opposed to a hotel room, which is really only conducive for sleeping and bathing. To be sure, certain amenities might be missed: only the most expensive Hawaiian rental properties feature pools, and none of them will offer kind of service that you receive at a hotel. But for many people who are seeking to maximize their vacation budget, renting a vacation property in Hawaii makes the most sense.