Where to stay around Guatemala?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 412 holiday lettings near Guatemala. From 216 Houses to 79 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 Guatemala is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Guatemala?

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

  • Antigua Guatemala: 183 holiday homes
  • Guatemala City: 97 holiday homes
  • Lake Atitlán: 93 holiday homes
  • Guatemala Department: 67 holiday homes
  • Castilla de Belen: 44 holiday homes

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

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

  • Antigua Guatemala: 183 holiday lettings
  • Guatemala City: 97 holiday lettings
  • Port of San Jose: 33 holiday lettings
  • Monterrico: 36 holiday lettings
  • Santa Cruz la Laguna: 83 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 Guatemala?

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 Guatemala are:

  • Santa Cruz des Quiche Airport (AQB): 26 self catering accommodations
  • Quezaltenango Airport (AAZ): 20 self catering accommodations
  • La Aurora Airport (GUA): 238 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 Guatemala?

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

  • House of the Giants: 241 holiday rentals
  • Puerto San Jose Beach: 36 holiday rentals
  • Casa K'Ojom Museum of Mayan Music: 241 holiday rentals
  • Las Lisas Beach: 20 holiday rentals
  • Volcan de Fuego: 178 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Guatemala 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.

A holiday rental home in Guatemala is a wonderful choice for your next breakaway to South America

A holiday rental home in Guatemala will put you close to gorgeous scenery, friendly people and beautiful beaches. There is so much to see and do that you will surely want to return again and again.

Things to Do on Holiday to Guatemala

If you enjoy spending time in the out of doors then Guatemala is a perfect choice for a holiday. The beautiful beaches provide the backdrop for swimming, fishing, boating, diving and more. Lake Atitlan is a very large lake that also offers the chance to enjoy a variety of water-related activities. Stop by the colourful market places where you can get an idea of how goods have been bought and sold for hundreds of years. Several tours are also on offer. Participate in a volcano tour where you will go inside the crater of a volcano while your knowledgeable guide teaches you about how eruptions are predicted and more. Coffee tours and jungle tours are two examples of the other organised excursions that are very popular with those on holiday to Guatemala.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Guatemala

Museums, historic buildings and family attractions are just a few of the places to visit that you will find whilst on holiday to Guatemala. The Children?s Museum is home to many hands-on exhibits that encourage learning in visitors of all ages. Another family attraction is a wonderful zoo. Here you will see hundreds of animals and learn about the importance of protecting their natural habitats. The National Museum of Modern Art is home to the works of many contemporary artists. Some of the other museums in Guatemala are the National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, the Natural History Museum and the Textile Museum. The Metropolitan Cathedral, which was completed in 1868, is one example of the historic architecture in Guatemala. Gorgeous botanical gardens provide a spot where you can stroll amongst thousands of plants and flowers, all of which have been artfully arranged.

Weather in Guatemala

The weather in the capital of Guatemala, Guatemala City, is warm throughout the year. Whilst there is little variation in the temperature, visitors should keep in mind that there is a rainy season and a dry season. The most rain occurs from May through October with between 150 and 295 mm per month. The least occurs from November through April. The year round average low temperature is between 13° and 17° C. The year round average highs are between 22° and 26° C.

Travel to Guatemala

There are several airports in Guatemala. Two of the largest are La Aurora International Airport (GUA) and Mundo Maya International Airport (FRS).