Destination guide

The historical area of Ponce awaits your stay

Come and experience Ponce and its museums, history and architecture. Travellers to this romantic city praise the shopping, cafes and beaches. Parque de Bombas and El Museo Castillo Serralles are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Seasonal weather in Ponce

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Ponce

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Ponce is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parque de la Ceiba (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Toro Negro Reserve (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Cerro de Punta (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Camino El Bolo (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Tres Picachos (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Guanica Dry Forest Reserve (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ponce

Fly into Ponce (PSE-Mercedita), the closest airport, located 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Mayaguez (MAZ-Eugenio Maria de Hostos), which is 38.9 mi (62.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ponce?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 59 holiday lettings around Ponce. From 12 Houses to 33 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Ponce?

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

  • Ponce Pueblo: 28 holiday homes
  • Segundo: 27 holiday homes
  • Primero: 27 holiday homes
  • San Patricio: 57 holiday homes
  • Maragüez: 47 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Ponce! 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 Ponce?

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

  • San Patricio: 57 holiday lettings
  • Maragüez: 47 holiday lettings
  • Portugués: 51 holiday lettings
  • Canas: 50 holiday lettings
  • Anón: 49 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Ponce?

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

  • Tibes Indian Ceremonial Center: 70 holiday rentals
  • Plaza of Delights (Plaza de las Delicias): 65 holiday rentals
  • Hacienda Buena Vista: 75 holiday rentals
  • Parque de Bombas: 65 holiday rentals
  • Museo de Arte de Ponce: 62 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ponce 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.

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