Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming San Cristobal

Learn about the unique charm of San Cristobal with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. Quisqueya Stadium and Centro Olimpico are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in San Cristobal

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that San Cristobal has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santo Domingo Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • National Zoological Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Agua Splash Caribe Aquatic Park (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • National Aquarium (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of San Cristobal

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, San Cristobal is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parque Colon (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Palenque Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanico Nacional (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Guibia Beach (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Plaza de la Cultura (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Hostos Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around San Cristobal

The nearest airport is in Santo Domingo (JBQ-La Isabela Intl.), located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Santo Domingo (SDQ-Las Americas Intl.), which is 29.5 mi (47.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around San Cristobal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 271 holiday lettings around San Cristobal. From 19 Houses to 239 Flats, 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 San Cristobal?

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 San Cristobal:

  • Viejo Arroyo Hondo: 59 holiday homes
  • Lope De Vega: 135 holiday homes
  • Bella Vista: 106 holiday homes
  • Ensanche Isabelita: 47 holiday homes
  • Serrallés: 108 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 San Cristobal?

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

  • House of Bastidas (Casa de Bastidas): 615 holiday lettings
  • House of Tostado (La Casa de Tostado): 614 holiday lettings
  • Church of Saint Barbara: 613 holiday lettings
  • Chu Chu Colonial: 613 holiday lettings
  • Convento de los Dominicos: 613 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around San Cristobal 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 San Cristobal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 19 Houses in San Cristobal. Our other popular types of San Cristobal holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 239 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 221 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in San Cristobal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 78 holiday homes with pool available in San Cristobal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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