Where to stay around Merida?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 399 holiday lettings near Merida. From 261 houses to 63 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Merida for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Merida:

  • Centro: 196 holiday homes
  • Zona Industrial: 15 holiday homes
  • Barrio de Santiago: 137 holiday homes
  • Zona Paseo Montejo: 124 holiday homes
  • Chuburna Puerto: 31 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 Merida?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Merida. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Casa Montes Molina Museum: 251 holiday lettings
  • Star Medica Hospital: 278 holiday lettings
  • Yucatan Siglo XXI Convention Center: 368 holiday lettings
  • Montejo House: 251 holiday lettings
  • Popular Art Museum: 252 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Merida listed on HomeAway 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 houses in Merida?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 261 houses in Merida. Our other popular types of Merida holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 18 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Merida?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 269 holiday homes with pool available in Merida. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Merida, Mexico is a fabulous choice for a warm weather holiday

    With mild weather, fun activities, interesting attractions and fabulous food, it is easy to see why Merida is a great choice for your next holiday. A holiday rental home in Merida will provide you with a comfortable place to return after days filled with adventure.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Merida, Mexico

    With wonderful weather throughout the year, it is not surprising that spending time at the beach is one of the most popular activities for those on holiday to Merida. There are several gorgeous beaches nearby including Progreso and Chicxulub. Swimming, boating, diving and fishing are examples of popular beach activities. Many are content to spend time lounging on the shore, people watching and sipping a cold drink. Walking tours are a great way to learn about the area and get some exercise at the same time. If you prefer underground activities, you can visit one of local cave systems, such as the Tun Caves or the Balankaché Caves. You will want to explore the local cuisine. Sample favourites such as beans and pork or queso relleno. The food just might be one of your favourite parts of your holiday to Merida.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Merida, Mexico

    There are dozens of popular attractions located in and near Merida including museums, ancient ruins and other historic sites. Museums include the Museum of Archaeology and History, The Museum of Contemporary Art, The Museum of Popular Art and the Natural History Museum. Historic buildings, such as the Casa de Montejo, built in 1549 and the Iglesia del Jesus o de la Tercera Orden, built in 1618, are located nearby. The Dzibilchaltun Pyramids are Mayan ruins that are one of the largest of their kind. The remnants of 8400 structures have been found here include the Temple of Seven Dolls.

    Weather in Merida, Mexico

    While there are some slight variations in the temperature based on the season, the weather in Merida is almost always warm and pleasant. The year round average low temperatures are between 17° and 23° C. The year round average high temperatures are between 29° and 34° C. There is some precipitation each month. The most occurs from June through September with 144 to 180 mm per month. In October, there is an average of 94 mm. The rest of the year brings between 23 and 63 mm per month.

    Travel to Merida, Mexico

    The closest airport to Merida is Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport (MID), located just 5 km away. The next closest airport is Cozumel International Airport, which is located 284 km from Merida. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Attractions in and around Merida

    Looking for things to do while you're in Merida? Don't miss landmarks such as Montejo House and Dzibilchaltun Ruins, and unique cultural highlights such as Macay Museum and Teatro Peon Contreras. You could easily spend a day shopping at Plaza Altabrisa, Plaza Galerias Mall and La Isla Mérida Cabo Norte. Discover Museum of the City of Merida, Popular Art Museum or Casa Frederick Catherwood while exploring the city during your stay. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Museum of the Yucatecan Song, Anthropology and History Museum and Casa Montes Molina Museum.