Destination guide

The lively city of Guadalajara awaits you

Enjoy the area's cathedral, live music and architecture with a rental holiday home in Guadalajara. This city is well-known for its shopping and museums. Hospicio Cabanas and Metropolitan Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Guadalajara

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Guadalajara a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Avienda Chapultepec (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Guadalajara Country Club (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Parque Planetario (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Selva Magica (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Zoologico Guadalajara (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Scotiabank Aquatics Center (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Guadalajara

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Guadalajara is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Morelos Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Parque Revolucion (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Parque Agua Azul (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Bosque Los Colomos (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Barranca de Oblatos (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Parque Mirador Independencia (5 mi / 8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Guadalajara

The nearest airport is in Guadalajara, Jalisco (GDL-Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Intl.), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city centre.

It's easy to get around Guadalajara by jumping on the metro at Plaza Universidad Station, San Juan de Dios Station or Refugio Station.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Guadalajara:

  • Guadalajara Centro: 104 holiday homes
  • Americana: 98 holiday homes
  • Providencia: 65 holiday homes
  • Financial District: 91 holiday homes
  • Zona Expo: 25 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Los Arcos de Guadalajara: 338 holiday lettings
  • Guadalajara Cathedral: 338 holiday lettings
  • Bosque Los Colomos: 334 holiday lettings
  • Selva Magica: 331 holiday lettings
  • Espana Station: 338 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Guadalajara listed on Vrbo UK 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.