Destination guide

Explore the desert setting in La Serena

The desert and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in La Serena. Travellers especially like the sightseeing, local tours and snorkelling in this relaxing and walkable city. 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.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in La Serena

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, La Serena is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kokoro No Niwa Japanese Garden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • El Faro Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • La Serena Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Cuatro Esquinas Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Canto del Agua Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Playa La Herradura (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around La Serena

The nearest airport is in La Serena (LSC-La Florida), located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around La Serena?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 93 holiday lettings around La Serena. From 69 flats & apartments to 19 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.

Can I rent a beach property in La Serena?

Don't just spend an hour or two at the beach. Wrangle your pals and crash as close as you can to it! The sound of waves and remarkable ocean vistas? We'd say it's a no-brainer! HomeAway has 28 holiday homes by the beach. Of course, that might not be your style. Luckily, HomeAway has tons more options, including:

  • 21 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 15 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 13 seaside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in La Serena?

Forget about bland hotel rooms. Take in this destination from the comfort and convenience of your own apartment. HomeAway has 72 for you to check out here. If you make your reservation early, you could be spending as little as £29 per night. Searching for more variety? We can suggest some alternate self-catering accommodation options, including:

  • House: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.
  • Hotel: 4 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.

Can I stay in La Serena in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than staying somewhere totally new with your friends and loved ones. And the good news is HomeAway has some places to suit big groups. 19 apartment holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Currently, they're the leading choice here for large groups. Around the area, the properties that can accommodate larger sized groups include:

  • On the hunt for properties that can fit 6 guests? We have 20 that will be suitable. The prices start from £47 per night.
  • Need a holiday property for 5 guests? We have 18 that will be perfect. You can get one for as little as £35 a night.
  • Hunting down properties for rent to suit 10 people? You'll be thrilled to hear we have 3 that'll be perfect. You can score one for as little as £142 a night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your aunt, your grandpa and all your besties to La Serena.