Where to stay around Tulum?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,145 holiday lettings near Tulum. From 325 condos to 246 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tulum for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tulum?

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

  • Tulum National Park: 1,131 holiday lettings
  • Tulum Mayan Ruins: 1,130 holiday lettings
  • Gran Cenote: 1,124 holiday lettings
  • Tulum Monkey Sanctuary: 1,123 holiday lettings
  • Xel-Ha Water Park: 1,363 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tulum 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 condos in Tulum?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 325 condos in Tulum. Our other popular types of Tulum holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 246 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 220 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 218 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tulum?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 820 holiday homes with pool available in Tulum. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home, apartment, condo, or hotel in Tulum, Mexico your home away from home

    Tulum is a fabulous destination for a holiday in Mexico, combining the beauty of the beach and the Caribbean Sea with the awe of impressive Mayan ruins. The town of Tulum is situated on the famous Yucatan Peninsula in Quintana Roo in the far south east of Mexico. Just 80 miles (128km) south of Cancun, self catering accommodation in Tulum is a great alternative to the busy and popular city, yet is within easy reach if you want to go there for a day trip.

    Things to do on holiday in Tulum, Mexico

    You’ll find there’s certainly plenty to do when you stay in self catering accommodation in Tulum. Tulum Beach is often the main attraction for many visitors, whether you go to the public beach or have a private section of beach included with your Tulum self catering accommodation. Whichever it is you’ll find the softest, whitest sand, gently sloping into the lapping waves of the turquoise blue Caribbean Sea. This really is a picture perfect location! When not sunbathing or swimming you can also enjoy other activities; snorkelling and scuba diving, kayaking and boogie boarding are just a few of the popular water based activities here or try something different and kite surf Tulum Beach!

    The town, known as Tulum Pueblo to distinguish it from the ruins, has a good selection of shopping, supermarkets, restaurants and a lively nightlife, so there’s everything here that you’ll need for an enjoyable holiday in Tulum.

    Places to visit on holiday in Tulum, Mexico

    The major tourist attraction for the area is undoubtedly the Tulum Maya ruins. These are the third most visited Mayan ruins in Mexico and can get very busy in the peak season. The good thing about staying in self catering accommodation in Tulum is that you’re nearby so you can visit during the quieter times of the day before the tourists arrive from places like Cancun. The impressive ruins are the best preserved coastal ruins in Mexico, and the setting on the coast is quite spectacular.

    Other than the Mayan ruins you can also use your accommodation in Tulum as a base for exploring other nearby places. Cancun is close enough for a day trip if you want to visit a busy city with loads of shopping, entertainment and more, whilst half way between Tulum and Cancun is the popular coastal resort of Playa del Carmen.

    The weather in Tulum, Mexico

    The tropical climate provides warm to hot temperatures throughout the year for holidaymakers coming to self catering accommodation in Tulum. February to early May is the driest time of the year, and although temperatures are hot the rest of the year rainfall is quite common with September being the wettest month.

    Flights to Tulum, Mexico

    Visitors to self catering accommodation in Tulum can use Cancun International Airport, about 70 miles (112km) to the north. This is Mexico’s second busiest airport so has a good number of airlines offering flights to here. Monarch Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, and Thomson Airways are amongst those available.

    Attractions in and around Tulum

    Looking for places to see while you're in Tulum? Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Tulum Mayan Ruins and Muyil Ruins. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Tulum Beach and Las Palmas Public Beach or experience the natural beauty of Tulum National Park and Cenote Crystal. Cenotes Sac Actun and Akumal Ecological Center are just a couple of activities around the area. Popular regional attractions such as Xel-Ha Water Park and Akumal Beach might be worth a visit during your stay. Also while in town, you can visit Playa Paraiso, Playa Ruinas or Gran Cenote.