Where to stay around Puerto Vallarta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,713 holiday lettings near Puerto Vallarta. From 1,883 condos to 483 houses, 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 Puerto Vallarta is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Puerto Vallarta?

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 Puerto Vallarta:

  • Jardines del Puerto: 53 holiday homes
  • Amapas: 1,166 holiday homes
  • Colonia 5 de Diciembre: 315 holiday homes
  • El Caloso: 817 holiday homes
  • Las Moras: 58 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 Puerto Vallarta?

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

  • Marina Golf Club: 4,502 holiday lettings
  • Playa Gemelas: 3,795 holiday lettings
  • Bay of Banderas: 4,365 holiday lettings
  • La Presidencia (Town Hall): 3,792 holiday lettings
  • Plaza de las Armas: 3,785 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Puerto Vallarta 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 Puerto Vallarta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,883 condos in Puerto Vallarta. Our other popular types of Puerto Vallarta holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 483 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 480 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 387 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 Puerto Vallarta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,009 holiday homes with pool available in Puerto Vallarta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico your home away from home

    Puerto Vallarta is a famous holiday destination on Mexico’s Pacific Coast set in a scenic bay. Surrounding Puerto Vallarta holiday rentals are stunning beaches, excellent restaurants, great shopping destinations as well as natural wonders like tropical forests and waterfalls, ensuring that there’s no shortage of things to see and do here.

    Things to do in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    Puerto Vallarta self-catering holiday accommodation is set in Banderas Bay, which is noted for its natural beauty, overlooked by rugged hills covered in lush vegetation. You can choose between the north, with its sweeping expanses of golden sandy beach, or the south, where’s it’s a little more craggy, and the cliffs give way to immaculate little coves.

    Among the almost countless activities available around Puerto Vallarta vacation rentals are whale watching, which is possible between December and March every year. You’ll get to see humpback whales, as well as porpoises and dolphins. Another popular water-based activity here is scuba diving – the bay is considered among the top dive locations in Mexico. Meanwhile the caves along the rugged coast proved some excellent spots for snorkelling - you’ll get to see some fantastic wildlife in the waters here.

    The mountainous landscape a short way east of Puerto Vallerta self-catering holiday rentals is perfect for hikes and horseback riding. At Yelapa there’s a relatively short trail that leads to a ten metre-high waterfall. For something a little more refined, you could make the most of the five courses that sit close by. They each offer a slightly different challenge, from the relatively straightforward Los Flamingos, to the trickier El Tigre La Marina Vallarta.

    Places to visit on holiday in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    During your stay at holiday accommodation in Puerto Vallarta you’ll be able to enjoy some of the best nightlife in the region with a host of bars and clubs, each offering something slightly different, ranging from popular to upscale. There are also restaurants in the downtown, old town and Malecon to suit all tastes and budgets.

    Weather in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    There’s warm weather throughout the year at Puerto Vallarta self-catering holiday rentals. The hottest months are August and September, when temperatures peak at about 35 degrees. This is also the wettest time of year, with much less rainfall occurring here between November and May.

    Cheap flights to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    Lic. Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) is little more than ten minutes from holiday accommodation in Puerto Vallarta, and can be approached from the UK by flying to Houston (IAH) with Continental and British Airways from London Heathrow (LHR), before catching a connecting flight with Continental onto your destination.

    Attractions in and around Puerto Vallarta

    First time in Puerto Vallarta and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Malecon, and unique cultural highlights such as Los Arcos Amphitheater and Naval Historic Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Olas Atlas Beach and Camarones Beach or experience the natural beauty of Cuale Island and Los Arcos. Fun activities in the city include Bay of Banderas, Los Muertos Pier and Cruise Ship Terminal. Popular regional attractions such as Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens and Las Caletas Beach might be worth a visit during your stay. Other places to visit in town include Galeria Olinala, Manuel Lepe House Museum and Teatro Vallarta.