Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Lima

Take a holiday to Lima and enjoy the area's museums, culture and cathedral. This city's restaurants, shopping and art draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Lima

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lima a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Leyendas Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Lima Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Huachipa Zoo (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lima

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

  • University Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • San Cristobal Hill (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Exposition Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Magic Water Circuit (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • La Reserva Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parque Miguel Grau (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Lima

Fly into Lima (LIM-Jorge Chavez Intl.), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of Lima by catching a ride on the metro at Miguel Grau Station, El Angel Station or Gamarra Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lima?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 605 holiday lettings around Lima. From 489 Flats to 71 Houses, 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 Lima?

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 Lima:

  • Miraflores: 384 holiday homes
  • Surquillo: 182 holiday homes
  • Santa Cruz: 167 holiday homes
  • Armendáriz: 224 holiday homes
  • Chacarilla-Santa Cruz: 153 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 Lima?

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

  • Larcomar: 612 holiday lettings
  • Miraflores Central Park: 607 holiday lettings
  • Costa Verde Beach: 606 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Italian Art: 606 holiday lettings
  • Exposition Park: 606 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lima 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 Flats in Lima?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 489 Flats in Lima. Our other popular types of Lima holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 468 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lima?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 105 holiday homes with pool available in Lima. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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