Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,515 vacation rentals near Cancún. From 383 condos to 308 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cancún for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Sun, sea, and sand await in Cancún

Located on Mexico’s tropical Yucatan Peninsula, Cancún is a lively resort city, which juts out into an expanse of turquoise ocean. There’s an abundance of enticing Cancún vacation rentals to choose from, many of which overlook the spectacular seafront. Take your pick from stylish, air-conditioned apartments, or sprawling luxury villas. A Cancún vacation can be as action-packed or as relaxing as you like. Beach bums can while away days lounging on powder-soft sand under clear blue skies, and then enjoy decadent evenings feasting on fresh seafood and sipping expertly mixed cocktails. Meanwhile, the more adventurous can explore nearby jungles and crumbling Mayan ruins.

From spa days to shark encounters in Cancún

Cancún’s crystal-clear waters are teeming with marine life, and its shallow, easily accessible reefs make it one of the world’s top destinations for snorkeling and scuba diving. Certified divers in search of a true adrenaline rush can join an expedition in search of majestic bull sharks. If nerve-shredding excitement isn’t your thing, you may prefer to unwind in a blissful beachfront spa, and treat yourself to a heavenly full-body massage, or a traditional Temazcal steam bath. Cancún is also a shopper’s paradise, with an array of bustling markets, quirky boutiques, and upscale malls to explore.

Mesmerizing museums and ancient world wonders

You’ll find an abundance of compelling attractions within the vicinity of your Cancún vacation rental. For a truly unique experience, check out MUSA, an underwater art museum comprising over 500 sculptures, made from specialized materials to promote coral life. You can enjoy the spectacle from the comfort of a glass bottom boat, or explore the art as part of a snorkeling or scuba diving expedition. And no Yucatan Peninsula vacation is complete without a trip to the ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza. Here, you can peruse beautifully preserved ruins, over 1000 years old, and snap a selfie in front of the iconic Pyramid of Kukulcán.

Winter sun and year-round heat in Cancún

Cancún enjoys an enviable tropical climate, with warm weather guaranteed throughout the year. Temperatures tend to be pleasant rather than sizzling, and rain is unlikely to be much of a concern, particularly after January. The rainy season hits its peak in September and October, when your beach time may be interrupted by the odd thunder storm. However, you may be able to secure a great deal on a coveted Cancún vacation rental during this period.

Cancún’s a picture-postcard paradise

Cancún’s top draw for many is its out-of-this-world beaches – think seemingly endless stretches of white sand, fringed by swaying palm trees. Off the coast lies Punta Nizuc, one of the world’s largest coral reefs, which serves as a beacon to gloriously colorful tropical fish and loveable sea turtles. Whilst enjoying a day out at sea, you may even catch a glimpse of graceful dolphins in their natural habitat. Within easy reach of the city, you’ll find lush, dense jungle, spectacular mangrove channels, and tranquil lagoons.