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 highlights

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 accommodation are available around Medellin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 939 holiday rentals around Medellin. From 604 Condos/Apartments to 130 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 Medellin is on Stayz.

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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Medellin:

  • La America: 126 holiday homes
  • El Poblado: 491 holiday homes
  • Robledo: 57 holiday homes
  • Belen: 117 holiday homes
  • La Candelaria: 123 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 Medellin?

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

  • Joaquin Antonio Uribe Botanical Garden: 920 holiday rentals
  • Medellin General Hospital: 900 holiday rentals
  • Volador's Hill Eco Park: 900 holiday rentals
  • Berrio Park: 900 holiday rentals
  • Universidad Station: 900 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 604 Condos/Apartments in Medellin. Our other popular types of Medellin holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 130 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 holiday houses
  • Studios: 647 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Medellin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 230 holiday homes with pool available in Medellin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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