Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Guatemala City

Enjoy the area's museums, culture and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Guatemala City. Renowned for its cafés, shopping and zoo, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Guatemala City

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Guatemala City a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Aurora Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Mundo Petapa (1.8 mi / 3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Guatemala City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Guatemala City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanical Garden (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Constitution Square (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Central Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Volcan de Pacaya (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Volcan de Agua (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)

Transportation options to and around Guatemala City

Fly into Guatemala City (GUA-La Aurora Intl.), the closest airport, located 0.6 mi (1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Guate?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 81 vacation rentals near Guate. From 31 Houses to 33 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Guate for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Guate?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Guate. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Guatemala City Hall: 259 vacation rentals
  • Paseo Cayala: 178 vacation rentals
  • Estadio Nacional Mateo Flores: 176 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Fontabella Shopping Center: 259 vacation rentals
  • Central Market: 257 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Guate listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Guate?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 31 Houses in Guate. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Guate include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 33 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 33 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Country houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Guate?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Guate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.