Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of San Carlos de Bariloche

The lake, mountains and parks are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in San Carlos de Bariloche. Travelers to this scenic city praise the hiking, chocolate shops and skiing. If you're looking for accommodations 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 San Carlos de Bariloche

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy San Carlos de Bariloche for its hiking and skiing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes San Carlos de Bariloche a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Historical Steam Train (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Piedras Blancas Lookout (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Cerro Otto Cable Car (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Cerro Catedral Ski Area (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Jakob Lake (14 mi / 22.5 km)

Seasonal weather in San Carlos de Bariloche

Travelers enjoy San Carlos de Bariloche for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in July, June, August or May, when snowfall averages 7.25 inches and temperatures average 35°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in San Carlos de Bariloche

Travelers enjoy San Carlos de Bariloche for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, San Carlos de Bariloche is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cerro Viejo Eco Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Cerro Otto (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Lago Gutierrez (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Leones Peak (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Campanario Hill (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Cerro Campanario (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around San Carlos de Bariloche

Fly into Bariloche (BRC-Teniente Luis Candelaria Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.3 mi (11.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Bariloche Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around San Carlos de Bariloche?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 150 house rentals around San Carlos de Bariloche. From 70 Houses to 56 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to San Carlos de Bariloche?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in San Carlos de Bariloche. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cathedral of Our Lady of Nahuel Huapi: 150 home rentals
  • Civic Center Bariloche: 150 home rentals
  • Bariloche Station: 150 home rentals
  • Volcán Lanín: 148 home rentals
  • Jakob Lake: 150 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Carlos de Bariloche listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in San Carlos de Bariloche?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 70 Houses in San Carlos de Bariloche. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Carlos de Bariloche include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 11 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 11 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in San Carlos de Bariloche?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 21 vacation homes with pool available in San Carlos de Bariloche.