Destination guide

The historical city of Merida awaits you

Take a holiday to Merida and enjoy the area's museums, history and entertainment. This city is well-known for its cathedral and restaurants. 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 Merida

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

  • Zoological Park of Centenario (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Animaya (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Merida

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Merida is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hidalgo Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Parque de La Mejorada (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Tixkokob Central Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Progreso Beach (22.4 mi / 36 km)
  • Cenote X'batun (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Chelentun Cenotes (24 mi / 38.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Merida

Fly into Merida, Yucatan (MID-Manuel Crescencio Rejon Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Mérida?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 550 holiday rentals near Mérida. From 363 Houses to 102 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mérida for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mérida:

  • Centro: 246 holiday homes
  • Barrio de Santiago: 175 holiday homes
  • Zona Industrial: 16 holiday homes
  • Zona Paseo Montejo: 166 holiday homes
  • Chuburna Puerto: 43 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mérida?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Mérida. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Jose Peon Contreras Theater: 360 holiday rentals
  • Estadio de Beisbol Kukulkan: 362 holiday rentals
  • Hidalgo Park: 362 holiday rentals
  • Casa de Montejo: 363 holiday rentals
  • Plaza Grande: 364 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mérida listed on Stayz 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 Mérida?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 363 Houses in Mérida. Our other popular types of Mérida holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 102 holiday houses
  • Villas: 30 holiday houses
  • Studios: 80 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mérida?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 381 holiday homes with pool available in Mérida. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.