Destination guide

The historic city of Malinalco awaits you

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Malinalco. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco and Robert Brady Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Malinalco

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Malinalco a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ixtapan Aquatic Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Tonatico Municipal Pool (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Cuernavaca Golf Club (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Lagunas de Zempoala National Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Ex Hacienda de Temixco Parque Acuatico (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Tabachines Golf Club (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Malinalco

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Malinalco is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Estrella Caves (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Grutas de Cacahuamilpa National Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Borda Gardens (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Juarez Garden (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Lagunas de Zempoala National Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Ethnobotanical Garden and Museum of Traditional and Herbal Medicine (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Malinalco

The nearest airport is in Toluca, Estado de Mexico (TLC-Toluca Intl.), located 32 mi (51.5 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Malinalco?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 9 house rentals around Malinalco. From 4 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Malinalco is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Malinalco?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Malinalco:

  • Acapantzingo: 24 vacation rentals
  • Villa Milpa Alta: 45 vacation rentals
  • Cuajimalpa: 1,098 vacation rentals
  • Lomas de Cuernavaca: 16 vacation rentals
  • Palmira: 25 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Malinalco?

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

  • House of Eagles: 81 home rentals
  • University Museum Dr. Luis Mario Schneider: 83 home rentals
  • Living Museum: 93 home rentals
  • Temple and Ex-Monastery of the Divine Savior: 93 home rentals
  • Artisan Gallery Malinalco: 96 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 4 Houses in Malinalco. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Malinalco include:

  • Cabins: 2 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 2 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 2 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Malinalco?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation homes with pool available in Malinalco.

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