A beautiful oceanside community known to be less crowded and more intimate than other neighboring towns

Welcome to Keauhou

A peaceful tropical oasis with a rich history and convenient access to shops and amenities  
Nestled on the coast of the Big Island of Hawaii, Keauhou is a peaceful oasis that has long been a favorite destination for travelers from around the world. With its sprawling beaches, lush rainforests, and active volcanoes, Keauhou offers something for everyone. Whether you're looking for a relaxing place to soak up the sun or an adventurous playground for hiking and exploring, Keauhou is sure to please. And with its convenient location just a short drive from Kailua-Kona, Keauhou is the perfect base camp for your Hawaii home.  
Keauhou is a beautiful oceanside community known to be less crowded and more intimate than other neighboring towns. The real estate market here is varied, with everything from small beach cottages to multimillion-dollar oceanfront estates. No matter what your taste or budget, you're sure to find the perfect home in Keauhou. Whether you're looking for a vacation rental or a permanent residence, Keauhou is the ideal place to call home. 

What to Love

  • Sunny weather
  • Pristine water and beaches 
  • Incredible eateries and shopping 
  • Vibrant culture and history 

Local Lifestyle

Keauhou is a vibrant community with a rich culture and history, well known for being the birthplace of King Kamehameha III. The locals are friendly and welcoming, and the overall vibe is one of relaxation and enjoyment. The community is situated on the beautiful island of Hawaii, and it offers stunning views of the ocean as well as plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities. Numerous shops and restaurants are also available, making it easy to find everything you need. Keauhou is a perfect choice if you're looking for a place to call home that offers both luxury and convenience.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Keauhou Shopping Center is the perfect place to find all your shopping needs in one central location. With over 60 stores, including popular retailers, as well as a wide variety of dining options, Keauhou Shopping Center is a must-visit for any visitor to Keauhou. The Keauhou Farmers Market is also a great place to find fresh, locally-grown produce and handmade goods. Held every Saturday morning, the market is a great way to support local businesses and get a taste of the island's culture. For those looking for a larger grocery store, KTA Superstores is also located in Keauhou and offers a wide selection of local and imported products. 
For a truly unique dining experience, be sure to check out Peaberry and Galette. This French-inspired cafe offers both savory and sweet crepes and a selection of sandwiches, salads, and soups. No visit to Keauhou would be complete without spending some time at the Outrigger Hotel, located right next to Keauhou Bay. With its stunning oceanfront location, world-class amenities, and award-winning service, the Outrigger is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. 

Things to Do

Keauhou is a beautiful, historic area of Hawaii situated on the Big Island's sunny Kona Coast. There are many activities and attractions to enjoy in Keauhou. Visitors can go snorkeling or diving to see the amazing manta rays at Kahalu'u Beach, take kayak tours through the nearby bay, participate in hula competitions, or simply enjoy the stunning beaches and scenery. Keauhou is also home to a number of luxury resorts and golf courses, making it the perfect destination for a relaxing vacation. 
Keauhou Holua Slide is another major historical artifact in the region. The high chiefs (Ali’i) used to ride down this slide on the slopes of Hualalai on sleds made from trees, sliding all the way down into Keauhou Bay below during an event called Makahiki. Whether you're looking for adventure or simply want to enjoy some time in paradise, Keauhou has something for everyone.


Keauhou is home to many highly rated public and private schools: 


Overview for Keauhou, HI

7,236 people live in Keauhou, where the median age is 47.9 and the average individual income is $39,367. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Demographics and Employment Data for Keauhou, HI

Keauhou has 2,329 households, with an average household size of 3.08. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Keauhou do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,236 people call Keauhou home. The population density is 903.83 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Around Keauhou, HI

There's plenty to do around Keauhou, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Doris Place, Papa Pops, and Hawaii Product Resources.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining · $ 2.61 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.48 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.35 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.26 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.44 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.27 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

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