Where to stay around Colombia?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,696 holiday lettings near Colombia. From 2,657 Flats to 2,647 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Colombia is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Colombia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Colombia. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cartagena: 846 holiday homes
  • Medellin: 963 holiday homes
  • Bogota: 646 holiday homes
  • San Andrés: 84 holiday homes
  • Cuidad jardín norte: 16 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Colombia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Colombia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Colombia with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cartagena: 846 holiday lettings
  • Medellin: 963 holiday lettings
  • Bogota: 646 holiday lettings
  • Santa Marta: 307 holiday lettings
  • Cali: 226 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Colombia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Colombia are:

  • Jose Maria Cordova Airport (MDE): 973 self catering accommodations
  • Ernesto Cortissoz Airport (BAQ): 39 self catering accommodations
  • Santa Ana Airport (CRC): 49 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Colombia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Colombia. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pozos Azules: 33 holiday rentals
  • Plaza de las Americas Shopping Mall: 627 holiday rentals
  • Las Americas International Convention Center: 820 holiday rentals
  • Los Alcazares Park: 15 holiday rentals
  • Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona: 304 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Colombia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Colombia, South America your home away from home

The South American country of Colombia attracts many visitors to its Caribbean beaches, cultural cities, the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Mountains, mighty rivers and jungle rainforests. The official language is Spanish and the currency is the Peso.

Things to Do in Colombia

Colombia offers unspoilt mountains, gorgeous coastline and virgin jungle along with archaeological sites and a vibrant culture, all just waiting to be explored by those looking for a holiday off-the-beaten-path. Hiking, kayaking or boating are the best ways to explore mountains, lakes and parts of the Amazon Basin from your Colombia holiday rental. Discover lost cities, pre-Colombian sculpture and colonial houses around this amazing country. In Bogotá, enjoy sightseeing with a local guide or take the cable car to the top of the mountain for stunning city views. If you visit at carnival time, enjoy the costumes, dancing and music which are part of the Latino culture. Those looking for a sunny beach for sunbathing, swimming and other watersports will enjoy Colombia’s Caribbean coastline and clear azure seas. Tayrona National Park has deep bays shaded by palms and several coral reefs for snorkeling and diving.

Places to Visit in Colombia

Bogotá, Colombia’s capital city is high in the mountains and has a host of attractions to explore from your Colombia holiday apartment in the city. Historic landmarks include the Capitol building and the Capilla del Sangrario Cathedral on the main Plaza Bolivar. The Gold Museum has an astonishing and valuable collection of pre-Columbian treasures made of gold. Art lovers will enjoy the sculptures and paintings of the Colombian artist Fernando Botero at the Museo Botero. Zipaquira has a world-famous Salt Cathedral carved in a salt mine within the mountain. Crosses and chapels are strangely interspersed with stalactites which are millions of years old. Cartagena is one of Colombia’s most lovely walled cities, lined with balconied architecture and alive with colonial history. Even older history can be seen at the tombs and pre-Colombian statues of San Agustin, the largest group of religious monuments and megathliths in South America. The Lost City or Ciudad Perdida can also be trekked to, high in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Mountains.

Weather in Colombia

Colombia’s Caribbean coast has a tropical climate, with a cooler temperate climate in the mountains. The lower altitudes have hot humid weather throughout the year with temperatures ranging from 23-26°C (75-80°F). In the more temperate zones it is 18-23°C (65-75°F) and even cooler in the Andean peaks. Most rains fall from March to May and September through November, with dry winters.

Travel to Colombia

Colombia is a huge country and has several major international airports, depending upon where your Colombia holiday rental is located. The El Dorado International (BOG) Airport is 12km (8 miles) east of the capital and buses and taxis are available to transport visitors into the city. Other main airports to consider are the Ernesto Cortissoz (BAQ) Airport at Barranquilla; the Alfonso Bonilla Aragon (CLO) Airport at Cali and the Rafael Nunez (CTG) Airport at Cartagena.