Destination guide

The historical city of Merida awaits you

Take a holiday to Merida and enjoy the area's museums, history and entertainment. This city is well-known for its cathedral and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Merida

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Merida a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoological Park of Centenario (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Animaya (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Merida

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Merida is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hidalgo Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Parque de La Mejorada (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Tixkokob Central Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Progreso Beach (22.4 mi / 36 km)
  • Cenote X'batun (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Chelentun Cenotes (24 mi / 38.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Merida

Fly into Merida, Yucatan (MID-Manuel Crescencio Rejon Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mérida?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 503 holiday lettings around Mérida. From 100 flats & apartments to 26 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mérida?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mérida:

  • Centro: 211 holiday homes
  • Zona Industrial: 16 holiday homes
  • Colonia Campestre: 17 holiday homes
  • Barrio de Santiago: 141 holiday homes
  • Zona Paseo Montejo: 140 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mérida? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mérida. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Casa de Montejo: 341 holiday lettings
  • Star Medica Hospital: 382 holiday lettings
  • Casa Montes Molina Museum: 341 holiday lettings
  • Centro Medico de las Americas: 341 holiday lettings
  • Museum of the Yucatecan Song: 341 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Flats in Mérida?

Yes, of course. offers 100 Flats in Mérida. Our other popular types of Mérida holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 329 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mérida?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 332 holiday homes with pool available in Mérida. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.