Destination guide

Travel to exciting Buenos Aires

Take a vacation to Buenos Aires and enjoy the area's museums, architecture and culture. Well known for its cafés, shopping and local tours, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Teatro Colon, Cabildo or Presidente Sarmiento Frigate Ship Museum. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Buenos Aires

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Buenos Aires a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Ateneo Grand Splendid (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Tecnopolis (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Golf Club Villa Adelina "Stella Maris" (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • San Isidro Hippodrome (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Parque de la Costa (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Buenos Aires

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Buenos Aires is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lezama Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Costanera Sur Ecological Reserve (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Parque Las Heras (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Carlos Thays Botanic Garden (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Buenos Aires Eco Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Japanese Garden (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Buenos Aires

Fly into Buenos Aires (AEP-Aeroparque Jorge Newbery), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Buenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Buenos Aires September 11 Station, Buenos Aires Belgrano Station and Buenos Aires Corrientes Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Buenos Aires by jumping on the metro at Saenz Pena Station, Lima Station or Congress Station.

Where to stay around Buenos Aires?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,402 holiday lettings near Buenos Aires. From 1,277 Condos/Apartments to 84 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Buenos Aires area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Buenos Aires?

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

  • Buenos Aires Central Business District: 556 holiday homes
  • Barracas: 55 holiday homes
  • Caballito: 52 holiday homes
  • Recoleta: 464 holiday homes
  • La Boca: 74 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Buenos Aires! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Buenos Aires?

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

  • Belén de Escobar: 20 holiday lettings
  • Ezeiza: 26 holiday lettings
  • Quilmes: 159 holiday lettings
  • Vicente López: 1,411 holiday lettings
  • Lanús Oeste: 1,351 holiday lettings

For other cities, 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 in Buenos Aires?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Buenos Aires. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cafe Tortoni: 1,415 holiday rentals
  • Recoleta Cultural Center: 1,411 holiday rentals
  • Xul Solar Museum: 1,422 holiday rentals
  • Buenos Aires Metropolitan Cathedral: 1,408 holiday rentals
  • Casa Minima: 1,406 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Buenos Aires listed on HomeAway 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 accommodations.

Explore destinations around Buenos Aires

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20 holiday rentals
Ezeiza
26 holiday rentals
Quilmes
159 holiday rentals
Vicente López
1,411 holiday rentals
Lanús Oeste
1,351 holiday rentals
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Comuna 4
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Don Torcuato
142 holiday rentals
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1,363 holiday rentals
Comuna 1
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68 holiday rentals
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Comuna 9
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Comuna 14
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Comuna 12
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Comuna 13
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Comuna 15
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Comuna 11
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