Destination guide

The captivating city of Medellin awaits you

The area's museums and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Medellin. This city's cafes, parks and bars draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Park of Lights and Palacio de la Cultura. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Medellin

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Medellin a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Fe Zoological Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Explora Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Medellin

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Medellin. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Park of Lights (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Pies Descalzos Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Cisneros Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • San Antonio Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Berrio Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Parque Bicentenario (1.2 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Medellin

The nearest airport is in Medellin (MDE-Jose Maria Cordova Intl.), located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of Medellin by jumping on the metro at Cisneros Station, Alpujarra Station or San Antonio Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Medellin?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,091 holiday lettings around Medellin. From 623 flats & apartments to 224 houses, 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.

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

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 Medellin:

  • Laureles - Estadio: 227 holiday homes
  • La Florida: 460 holiday homes
  • El Tesoro: 321 holiday homes
  • Florida Nueva: 167 holiday homes
  • Belen: 132 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 Medellin? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Medellin. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • EAFIT University: 1,089 holiday lettings
  • Juan Pablo II Airpark: 1,099 holiday lettings
  • Hospital Universitario San Vicente de Paul: 1,096 holiday lettings
  • Castle's Museum: 1,090 holiday lettings
  • Medellin Cathedral: 1,096 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Medellin listed on 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 Flats in Medellin?

Yes, of course. offers 623 Flats in Medellin. Our other popular types of Medellin holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 224 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Medellin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 241 holiday homes with pool available in Medellin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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