Make your vacation special with affordable rental homes in Hawaii

Hawaii offers great opportunities for both adventure sports and nature lovers. Poipu Beach, the best vacation spot on Kauai Island, exposes bumpy mountains and canyons, while the quiet ocean draws just behind. So while you can enjoy lazy walks on magnificent beaches, you can also take part in many adventure sports such as snorkeling, kayaking and hiking.

With rentals for every budget, resorts, apartments and basic cottages are located close to the region's attractions. Choices for rent in Hawaii range from modern air-conditioned apartments, large one-bedroom apartments and basic cottages, to a glass-fronted resort in front of the sea. For those who love their privacy, rental options include quiet cottages with a small garden – minus the telephone. If you have a larger budget, you can opt for a luxury spa suite complete with ocean and pool views. The houses have modern conveniences, and depending on your budget, you can also opt for places with LCDs, DVD players and movies on request.

Most rental properties are close to local attractions such as Poipu Beach Park, Shipwreck Beach and Brennecke Beach. There are opportunities to cheer up, enjoy exploring geological attractions such as Spouting Horn and cruising on coastal bikes along the ocean front. The place is known for kayaking paradise and the Wailua River is one of the popular hot spots. Snorkeling is also a great attraction, and the clear waters near Kauai offer opportunities to explore the beautiful underwater world. If you are staying in a house by the coast, make sure to visit Anini Beach, where you can see beautiful coastal fish and coral.

Nearby there are state parks where you can enjoy hiking adventures. Hiking trails lead you to mountains, waterfalls and magnificent coastline. You can also visit the Kalalau Valley, home to exotic varieties of flora and fauna. For an opportunity to sample local delicacies and to find a few small items to take home, Poipu Shopping market is a good destination. It features a chain of restaurants with popular coastal dishes. Kapaa and Waimea also have their share of attractions that have made them a favorite of holidaymakers. The beauty of the place made it a favorite for filmmaking, so you can enjoy guided tours to movie locations.

Kauai is known for its great natural attractions. Choose to rent a home in Hawaii to enjoy a great stay with the Pacific.