Camping and Lodging Permits and Fees
Three Hawai’i parks offer cabin lodging. PLEASE NOTE: As of October 1, 2009 , linen, bedding and towels are no longer provided for any cabins in Hawaii State Parks.
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area has 4-person A-Frame shelters. These shelters consist of a single screened room with wooden sleeping platforms and a picnic table. Centrally located is a pavilion with a range, refrigerator, and tables. Comfort Stations with cold showers and restrooms are available for shared use by all shelters.
Hawaii Residents: $30 per shelter per night.
Non-residents: $50 per shelter per night.
Kalopa State Recreation Area
Kalopa State Recreation Area rents duplex cabins. These accommodations consist of 8-person units provided with bunk beds, toilet facilities, and hot shower. A centrally located recreational dining hall is equipped for shared cooking and serving all cabin users. Furnishings include a gas range, water heater, refrigerator, freezer, limited dishes, cooking and eating utensils, tables and chairs, as well as restrooms. NOTE: As of October 1, 2009, linen, bedding and towels are no longer provided in the Kalopa cabins.
Hawaii Residents: $60 per cabin per night.
Non-residents: $90 per cabin per night.
Mauna Kea State Recreation Area
Due to the impending transfer of the management of the Mauna Kea State Recreation Area to the County of Hawaii, cabin reservations are no longer being taken. For information about the use of the Mauna Kea State Recreation Area after June 30, 2014, please call the County of Hawaii Parks and Recreation office at (808) 961-8311.
Three Hawai’i Parks allow camping.
Kalopa State Recreation Area offers tent camping in addition to cabin lodging.
Manuka State Wayside offers open shelter camping.
Kiholo State Park Reserve provides weekends-only camping along the stark, lava-covered Kona coastline.
Hawaii Residents: $12 per campsite per night for up to 6 persons; $2 per night for each additional person*. Maximum fee per site: $20/night.
Non-residents: $18 per campsite per night for up to 6 persons; $3 per night for each additional person*. Maximum fee per site: $30/night.
*chlidren 2 and under free
Campers, Camper Vans and Trailers
Hawai'i's State Park campgrounds are not set up for camping in vehicles, including campers, vans and trailers. Sleeping in vehicles in our campground parking lots is therefore not allowed.