Rainbow Plantation Bed & Breakfast
81-6327 Mamalahoa Hwy
Captain Cook, HI 96704
Tel: +1(808) 323-2393
We are conveniently located just 35 minutes by car from the Kailua-Kona Airport (19 miles, 30 km), and 20 minutes south of Kailua-Kona (12 miles.)
We are located between highway marker 110 and 111 opposite the Chevron gas station right before Napoopoo Rd. on the ocean side about 1/4 mile down a private driveway from Mamalahoa Hwy. The Captain Cook Monument trail starts nearby at the top of Napoopoo Road, within walking distance from us.
Kealakekua Bay where you can kayak or swim with dolphins – 5 minutes drive away.
Honaunau Bay, swim with sea turtles, dolphins and best snorkeling bay – 10 minutes away.
Puíuhonua O Honanau (Place of Refuge), old Hawaiian village in Honaunau bay.
Hookena beach, a gray sand beach with smaller waves – 15 minutes away.
Captain Cook town with a Coffee museum and Sunday farmers market – 3 minutes away.
Coffee plantations with tours and shops – all around us.
Hawaii island attractions:
South point and Green sand beach – about 1 hour away.
Black sand beach by Punaluu – about 1.2 hours drive.
Volcano National Park – about 70 miles, 1.5 hours drive.
Mauna Kea visitor center and mountain, tallest in Hawaii, BEST star gazing – 65 miles, about 1.3 hours drive.
Kekaha Kai state park and Makalawena beach, best on island – 1 hour drive.
Kohala, Hawi and Pololu valley, great landscape and hiking – 65 miles, 1.3 hours away.
Hilo – 87 miles, about 2 hours drive via Saddle road.
Akaka falls and east coast – 97 miles, 2.1 hours.
From the Kona Airport road turn right on Hwy 11 going south toward Kailua-Kona. Pass Kailua-Kona. Go uphill. Go though Kanaliu (first little village) and Kealakekua (McDonalds on right side). Pass Pineapple park hostel and when you see the Chevron gas station, be prepared to turn down right on our driveway by our big B&B sign.
From the south, pass through Captain Cook (Choicemart supermarket uphill on right), pass Napoopoo Rd to left (construction site) and Chevron gas station on right. Out driveway is opposite on the ocean side.
We are located between mile marker 110 and 111.
+19° 29′ 47.5872″, -155° 55′ 7.6218″
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