Where to stay around Puerto Vallarta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,052 holiday lettings near Puerto Vallarta. From 510 Villas to 498 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: 45 holiday homes
  • Amapas: 1,360 holiday homes
  • Colonia 5 de Diciembre: 331 holiday homes
  • El Caloso: 923 holiday homes
  • Las Moras: 51 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: 4,856 holiday lettings
  • Playa Gemelas: 4,137 holiday lettings
  • Bay of Banderas: 4,708 holiday lettings
  • La Presidencia (Town Hall): 4,107 holiday lettings
  • International Convention Center: 4,949 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 Villas in Puerto Vallarta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 510 Villas in Puerto Vallarta. Our other popular types of Puerto Vallarta holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 498 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 411 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations

Can I rent beach rentals in Puerto Vallarta?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,715 beach rentals in Puerto Vallarta. You have also many other possibilities in Puerto Vallarta area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 1,209 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 894 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 771 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Puerto Vallarta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,135 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.

    Activities and attractions in and around Puerto Vallarta

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Puerto Vallarta a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Marina Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Vista Vallarta Club de Golf (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Vallarta Zoo (6.2 mi / 10 km)
    • Nayar Vidanta Golf (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Splash Water Park Vallarta (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Vallarta Adventures (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Puerto Vallarta

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Puerto Vallarta

    Travellers appreciate the breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Puerto Vallarta has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Puerto Vallarta is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Las Caletas Beach (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Cuale Island (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Olas Atlas Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Camarones Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Playa de los Muertos (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)