Destination guide

The artsy area of Mexico City awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Mexico City and enjoy the area's museums, cathedral and art galleries. This city's architecture, cafés and monuments draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Palacio de Bellas Artes, Templo Mayor or Teatro Diego Rivera. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Mexico City

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Mexico City a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parque Zoologico de Chapultepec (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Six Flags Mexico (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • La Feria de Chapultepec (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Acuario Inbursa (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Hipódromo de las Américas (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Divertido (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mexico City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Mexico City. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chapultepec Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Alameda Central (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanico (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Jardin del Arte (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Xochimilco Ecological Park and Plant Market (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Spain Park (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)

Traveling to and around Mexico City

Fly into Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Toluca, Estado de Mexico (TLC-Toluca Intl.), which is 29.2 mi (47 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Mexico City Buenavista Station or Mexico City Fortuna Station and explore the city from there. It's easy to get around Mexico City by catching a ride on the metro at Zocalo Station, Allende Station or Pino Suarez Station.

Where to stay around México City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 783 vacation rentals near México City. From 575 Condos/Apartments to 120 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near México City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to México City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in México City:

  • La Condesa: 240 vacation rentals
  • Polanco: 142 vacation rentals
  • Roma Norte: 232 vacation rentals
  • Roma: 266 vacation rentals
  • Zona Rosa: 144 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Spain Park: 733 vacation rentals
  • Mexico City Fortuna Station: 733 vacation rentals
  • World Trade Center Mexico City: 733 vacation rentals
  • Reforma 222: 734 vacation rentals
  • Antara Polanco: 734 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around México City 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 Condos/Apartments in México City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 575 Condos/Apartments in México City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in México City include:

  • Houses: 120 rentals available
  • Villas: 14 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in México City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 113 vacation rentals with pool available in México City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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