Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Acapulco

Enjoy the live music and other features of Acapulco. Travellers especially like the beaches, seafood restaurants and local tours in this relaxing and romantic city. La Quebrada Cliffs and Bahia de Puerto Marques are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Acapulco

Do you want to find 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 makes Acapulco a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barco Palao (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Acapulco Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • El Rollo Acapulco (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Campamento Tortuguero Playa Larga (18.7 mi / 30.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Acapulco

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, June, May and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Acapulco

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

  • Bahia de Puerto Marques (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Playa Revolcadero (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Reina Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Tamarind Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Tlacopanocha Beach (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Hornos Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Acapulco

Fly into Acapulco, Guerrero (ACA-General Juan N. Alvarez Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Acapulco?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 358 holiday lettings near Acapulco. From 83 Houses to 167 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Acapulco for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Acapulco:

  • Las Brisas: 29 holiday homes
  • La Cima: 18 holiday homes
  • Playa Diamante: 150 holiday homes
  • Costa Azul: 19 holiday homes
  • Joyas De Brisamar: 35 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 Acapulco?

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

  • Campamento Tortuguero Playa Larga: 343 holiday lettings
  • Playas Caleta: 360 holiday lettings
  • Playa de Barra Vieja: 313 holiday lettings
  • Papagayo Beach: 360 holiday lettings
  • Parque El Veladero: 361 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Acapulco 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 Houses in Acapulco?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Houses in Acapulco. Our other popular types of Acapulco holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 167 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 119 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Acapulco?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 248 holiday homes with pool available in Acapulco. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.