Destination guide

The arty area of Mexico City awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Mexico City and enjoy the area's museums, cathedral and art galleries. This city's architecture, cafes and monuments draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Palacio de Bellas Artes, Templo Mayor or Teatro Diego Rivera. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Mexico City

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

  • Parque Zoologico de Chapultepec (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Six Flags Mexico (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • La Feria de Chapultepec (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Acuario Inbursa (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Hipódromo de las Américas (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Divertido (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mexico City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mexico City. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chapultepec Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Alameda Central (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanico (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Jardin del Arte (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Xochimilco Ecological Park and Plant Market (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Spain Park (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mexico City

Fly into Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Toluca, Estado de Mexico (TLC-Toluca Intl.), which is 29.2 mi (47 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Mexico City Buenavista Station or Mexico City Fortuna Station and explore the city from there. It's easy to get around Mexico City by catching a ride on the metro at Zocalo Station, Allende Station or Pino Suarez Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around México City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,264 holiday rentals around México City. From 931 Condos/Apartments to 191 Houses, 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 México City is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in México City?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in México City. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cuauhtémoc: 722 holiday rentals
  • Reforma: 532 holiday rentals
  • Roma Norte: 434 holiday rentals
  • La Condesa: 436 holiday rentals
  • Miguel Hidalgo: 627 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in México City! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in México City?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in México City with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Col del Valle Nte: 1,198 holiday homes
  • San Miguel Topilejo: 75 holiday homes
  • Tepepan: 267 holiday homes
  • San Mateo Xalpa: 83 holiday homes
  • San Andrés: 153 holiday homes

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in México City?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in México City. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • ISKCON Mexico City (Hare Krishna Temple): 1,219 holiday rentals
  • Cristobal Colon Monument: 1,220 holiday rentals
  • Tecnologico de Monterrey - Santa Fe: 1,216 holiday rentals
  • Plaza Juárez: 1,220 holiday rentals
  • Frida Kahlo House Museum: 1,213 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around México City listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around México City

Col del Valle Nte
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San Miguel Topilejo
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San Mateo Xalpa
83 holiday rentals
San Andrés
153 holiday rentals
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Atizapán de Zaragoza
782 holiday rentals
Emiliano Zapata
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Villa del Carbón
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Cuautitlán Izcalli
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