Destination guide

Cosy Yelapa will entice you

The beaches, jungle and riverfront display a scene truly unique to Yelapa. One of the city's many top draws is its boating. Malecon and Las Caletas Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Yelapa

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Yelapa a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vallarta Zoo (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Vallarta Adventures (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Nayar Vidanta Golf (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Marina Golf Club (17.4 mi / 28 km)

Seasonal weather in Yelapa

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Yelapa

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Yelapa is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Las Caletas Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Majahuitas Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Quimixto Beach (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Playa Las Animas (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Playa Mismaloya (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Yelapa

Fly into Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco (PVR-Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Yelapa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 197 holiday rentals around Yelapa. From 37 Houses to 101 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Yelapa is on Stayz.

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

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 Yelapa:

  • Romantic Zone: 1,892 holiday homes
  • Flamingos: 818 holiday homes
  • Hotel Zone: 680 holiday homes
  • Marina Vallarta: 432 holiday homes
  • Colonia 5 de Diciembre: 204 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 Yelapa?

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

  • Yelapa Waterfalls: 4,681 holiday rentals
  • Punta Mita Four Seasons Golf Course: 3,444 holiday rentals
  • Nayar Vidanta Golf: 5,067 holiday rentals
  • Galeria Coppelia: 543 holiday rentals
  • Aquaventuras Park Vallarta: 6,503 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yelapa 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 Yelapa?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 37 Houses in Yelapa. Our other popular types of Yelapa holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 101 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 8 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 8 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Yelapa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 169 holiday homes with pool available in Yelapa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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