Where to stay around Cancún?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,794 holiday lettings near Cancún. From 410 condos to 385 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cancún for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cancún?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cancún:

  • Hotel Zone: 695 holiday homes
  • Villas Quintana Roo: 28 holiday homes
  • La Isla: 158 holiday homes
  • Región 525 - Santa Fe Plus: 21 holiday homes
  • Región 504 - Chemuyil: 53 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Cancún?

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

  • Luxury Avenue: 1,770 holiday lettings
  • Cancun Golf Club at Pok Ta Pok: 1,471 holiday lettings
  • Kukulcan Plaza: 1,768 holiday lettings
  • Riviera Cancun Golf Resort: 2,168 holiday lettings
  • Playa Mujeres Golf Club: 1,447 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cancún 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 Cancún?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 410 condos in Cancún. Our other popular types of Cancún holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 385 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 350 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 207 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cancún?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,206 holiday homes with pool available in Cancún. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Cancun, Mexico, Your Home Away From Home

    The immensely popular tourist resort of Cancun can be found on the coast of the azure-blue Caribbean Sea, in the fantastic country of Mexico. If your idea of the perfect break away involves plenty of action then holidays in Cancun are definitely for you. Cancun is chock-a-block full of facilities and the area enjoys an infrastructure that will help to ensure the perfect holiday. Self catering accommodation in this part of Mexico is of a good standard and many properties may even come with your own personal view of the inviting Caribbean Sea.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Cancun, Mexico

    It would be easier to list what there isn’t to do in Cancun! As far as water sports are concerned, everything is taken care of here. From family-safe swimming to paragliding and banana boat riding and pedaloes thrown in for good measure. There are also ample opportunities to indulge in great shopping and there really are some bargains to be found here, especially in comparison with the UK high street. Your holidays in Cancun will also boast a good variety of restaurants, bars and nightclubs where you can dance the night away if you so wish to.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Cancun, Mexico

    You will no doubt wish to go off and explore a little more of this impressive Mexican coast line whilst on your holidays in Cancun. This must rank as one of the best parts of the Caribbean in which to enjoy the ruins of ancient civilisations. The best news is that there are a number of companies offering tours to some of the best sites, from the main hotel zone of Cancun. There are even some ruins to be viewed in the central area of Cancun itself - The Ruins del Rey - but you really ought to travel farther for the more impressive examples. Some of the best sites to keep your eyes peeled for include Tulum Ruins and The Coba Ruins. There is also a great nature reserve to explore, near Tulum (Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve) and fantastic opportunities to indulge in a spot of scuba diving along this coast.

    Weather in Cancun, Mexico

    For your holidays in Cancun you can expect to enjoy a sub-tropical climate. This will mean that temperatures remain pretty constant throughout the year: ranging from the lowest average high of 28 degrees Celsius to the highest max of 34 degrees. The average night time minimum is a very balmy 21 degrees Celsius. Rainfall is relatively low throughout much of the year, however, they will rise during the months of September and October when as much as 9 inches of precipitation can fall per month.

    Travel to Cancun, Mexico

    There is a busy airport on hand for your holidays in Cancun: Cancun International Airport (CUN). A number of mainly charter airlines operate frequent and affordable flights to this airport and these include Thomson Airways, Thomas Cook Airways and Monarch. You can fly from a few different airports across the UK, including London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN) and Glasgow (GLA).

    Activities and attractions in and around Downtown Cancun

    Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Downtown Cancun has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Puerto Cancun Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Cancun Golf Club at Pok Ta Pok (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Cancun Interactive Aquarium (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Playa Mujeres Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Delphinus Dreams (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Aquaworld (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Downtown Cancun

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Cancun is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Delfines Beach (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Las Palapas Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Kabah Urban Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Las Perlas Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Turtle Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
    • Jardín del Arte (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)