The Macadamia Meadows Farm Bed & Breakfast is located 9 miles (14 kilometers) from the heart of Punaluu. 5 miles (7 kilometers) away is the Pahala Plantation Cottages, which is another option.
25 miles (43 kilometers) from Punaluu, you'll find Volcano, where visitors can enjoy Kilauea, Volcano Art Center and Gallery and Volcano Winery. If you'd like to spend a night or two in Volcano, be sure to check out the Tara Firma Inn - Volcano and At the End of the Road Bed & Breakfast. Or, you could stay in [name of second nearby city or town (sibling)], 35 miles (59 kilometers) to the northwest of Punaluu, where you'll find the Halemalu and A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B. Should you choose to stay in [name of second nearby city or town (sibling)], set aside a little time to visit the Captain Cook Monument, Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden and Kona Coffee Living History Farm.
50 miles (79 kilometers) to the northeast of Punaluu is Hilo, a regional center with a population of 43,000 where you will find visitor attractions including the Hilo Farmers Market, University of Hawaii at Hilo and University of Hawaii at Hilo Botanical Gardens. Also think about exploring the Liliuokalani Park and Gardens and Naniloa Country Club. Wild Ginger Inn Hotel and Maureen's Bed & Breakfast are just a few recommended Travelocity-accredited hotel options in Hilo.
Hilo International Airport is 50 miles (81 kilometers) outside Punaluu's heart. If you would like to find a base nearby can reserve a room via Travelocity at the Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel or Hilo Naniloa Hotel.