Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Guatemala City

Enjoy the area's museums, culture and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Guatemala City. Renowned for its cafes, shopping and zoo, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Guatemala City

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Guatemala City a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Aurora Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Mundo Petapa (1.8 mi / 3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Guatemala City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Guatemala City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanical Garden (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Constitution Square (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Central Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Volcan de Pacaya (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Volcan de Agua (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Guatemala City

Fly into Guatemala City (GUA-La Aurora Intl.), the closest airport, located 0.6 mi (1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Guate?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 101 holiday rentals near Guate. From 45 Condos/Apartments to 33 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Guate for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Guate:

  • Zona 15: 19 holiday homes
  • Zona 10: 32 holiday homes
  • Zona 14: 23 holiday homes
  • Ermita Santa Lucia: 118 holiday homes
  • Castilla de Belen: 46 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 Guate?

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

  • Universidad del San Carlos de Guatemala: 289 holiday rentals
  • Estadio Nacional Mateo Flores: 279 holiday rentals
  • Universidad del Valle de Guatemala: 278 holiday rentals
  • Central Market: 275 holiday rentals
  • Botanical Garden: 276 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Guate 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 Condos/Apartments in Guate?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 45 Condos/Apartments in Guate. Our other popular types of Guate holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 33 holiday houses
  • Studios: 45 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Guate?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Guate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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