Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Monterrey

Take a vacation to Monterrey and enjoy the area's museums, entertainment and history. This city's shopping, restaurants and monuments draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno and Faro de Comercio. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Monterrey

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Monterrey a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • KidZania Monterrey (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Parque Espana (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parque Plaza Sesamo (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Bosque Magico (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Parque Zoologico La Pastora (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Monterrey

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Monterrey is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fundidora Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Alameda (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Santa Lucia Riverwalk (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Parque Ecologico Chipinque (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cerro de la Silla (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Parque Hundido (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Monterrey

Fly into Monterrey, Nuevo Leon (MTY-General Mariano Escobedo Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Saltillo, Coahuila (SLW-Plan de Guadalupe Intl.), which is 39.3 mi (63.2 km) away.

You can get around Monterrey by catching a ride on the metro at Padre Mier Station, General I. Zaragoza Station or Fundadores Station.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Monterrey?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Monterrey. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Museo Metropolitano de la Ciudad de Monterrey: 40 holiday lettings
  • Antiguo Palacio Federal: 51 holiday lettings
  • Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame: 65 holiday lettings
  • Capilla de los Dulces Nombres: 33 holiday lettings
  • Plaza Zaragoza: 41 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Monterrey listed on HomeAway 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 Monterrey?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Monterrey. Our other popular types of Monterrey holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Monterrey?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Monterrey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.