Destination guide

The arty area of Mexico City awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Mexico City and enjoy the area's museums, cathedral and art galleries. This city's architecture, cafes and monuments draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Palacio de Bellas Artes, Templo Mayor or Teatro Diego Rivera. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Mexico City

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Mexico City a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parque Zoologico de Chapultepec (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Six Flags Mexico (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • La Feria de Chapultepec (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Acuario Inbursa (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Hipódromo de las Américas (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Divertido (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mexico City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mexico City. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chapultepec Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Alameda Central (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanico (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Jardin del Arte (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Xochimilco Ecological Park and Plant Market (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Spain Park (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mexico City

Fly into Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Toluca, Estado de Mexico (TLC-Toluca Intl.), which is 29.2 mi (47 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Mexico City Buenavista Station or Mexico City Fortuna Station and explore the city from there. It's easy to get around Mexico City by catching a ride on the metro at Zocalo Station, Allende Station or Pino Suarez Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around México City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,540 holiday lettings around México City. From 1,154 flats & apartments to 6 villas, 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in México City?

Roll straight out of bed and stroll to the major tourist attractions. Or simply delve into the exciting pace of city life! Spend your next trip in the heart of all the action, with a city centre holiday rental. HomeAway has 151 centrally located getaway rentals available. Open to other ideas? HomeAway has oodles more options to check out, including:

  • 24 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 monument-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in México City?

Discover this destination like a local from the comfort of your very own apartment. You'll feel like you're a part of the neighbourhood in no time! You'll be able to select from 909 different options via HomeAway. If you book quickly, you could spend as little as £8 a night. Or maybe you'd rather one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • House: 183 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £13 per night.
  • Hotel: 169 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 74 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.

Can I stay in México City in a large group?

Whether you're taking off on a break with the extended family or spending a week away with your old school crew, it's always stacks of fun staying under the same roof! And the best news is that HomeAway has options to suit you. Apartment holiday rentals are the preferred option for large groups of visitors, with 145 available here. Around this area, the rental options that can house large groups include:

  • Searching for places that can sleep 6 holiday makers? We have 185 that will fit the bill. Prices start from £30 per night.
  • If you have 5 in your family, you'll be happy to find out that there are 127 rental properties that are ideal. The starting price is £17 a night.
  • Seeking out properties for rent suitable for 8 guests? You'll be delighted to discover we have 52 that'll be ideal. You can get one from just £29 a night.

You and all your besties will be more than satisfied when you book your México City travels through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in México City?

Ditch those boring cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms! Savour the flexibility of living like one of the locals in a value-for-money holiday rental instead. Feast your eyes on the incredible options that can be booked now on HomeAway. 35B is an awesome area to look at if you want to keep your budget under control. HomeAway has 2 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £21 per night. Another 88 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Centro. With an average price of £76 per night, you're sure to grab a deal worth boasting to your friends about.

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