Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Monterrey

Take a vacation to Monterrey and enjoy the area's museums, entertainment and history. This city's shopping, restaurants and monuments draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno and Faro de Comercio. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Monterrey

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Monterrey a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • KidZania Monterrey (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Parque Espana (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parque Plaza Sesamo (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Bosque Magico (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Parque Zoologico La Pastora (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monterrey

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Monterrey is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fundidora Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Alameda (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Santa Lucia Riverwalk (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Parque Ecologico Chipinque (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cerro de la Silla (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Parque Hundido (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Monterrey

Fly into Monterrey, Nuevo Leon (MTY-General Mariano Escobedo Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Saltillo, Coahuila (SLW-Plan de Guadalupe Intl.), which is 39.3 mi (63.2 km) away.

You can get around Monterrey by catching a ride on the metro at Padre Mier Station, General I. Zaragoza Station or Fundadores Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Monterrey?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 87 vacation rentals near Monterrey. From 45 Houses to 30 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 Monterrey for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Casino Monterrey: 65 vacation rentals
  • Museo de Historia Mexicana: 65 vacation rentals
  • Arena Monterrey: 75 vacation rentals
  • Barrio Antiguo: 64 vacation rentals
  • Estadio Tecnologico: 65 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Monterrey 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 Monterrey?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Monterrey. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monterrey include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Monterrey?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Monterrey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.