Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Zona sur, Puerto Vallarta that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $70 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Zona sur. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Zona sur getaway

Experience the unique character of Zona sur with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Cruise Ship Terminal and Malecon are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Zona sur

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Zona sur a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vallarta Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Mayan Palace Nuevo Vallarta Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Nayar Vidanta Golf (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Vallarta Adventures (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Splash Water Park Vallarta (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Marina Vallarta Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Zona sur

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Zona sur is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Garza Blanca Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Playa Gemelas (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Los Arcos (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Playa Mismaloya (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Conchas Chinas Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Playa de los Muertos (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Zona sur

Fly into Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR), the closest airport, located 8.9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Zona sur?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Zona sur that's perfect for you. Why not try these on for size?:

  • Around 7 miles from the center of Zona sur, you'll want to keep coming back to "Spectacular View Oceanfront Condo At The Grand Venetian". It has 3 bedrooms and a host of amenities including a beach view and a phone.
  • Alternatively, get comfortable at "Beachfront In The City Center August Special". Located around 4 miles from the heart of Zona sur, it has 2 bedrooms and comes with nearby whale-watching activities and a smart TV.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Zona sur vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Zona sur?

There's nothing like a quick trip to blow away the cobwebs. Pack your carry-on bag and settle into one of these superb weekend getaways in and near Zona sur:

  • Leave the hustle and bustle behind at "Affordable Luxury 2, 520 Wk Maid 5bedroom 5bath", which is around 2 miles to the southwest of central Zona sur. There's lots of adventure and nature to keep you on the go here. Try some water skiing and horse riding or just wander around the sights of Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens and Cabo Corrientes.
  • Alternatively, find your home away from home at "Summer Sale Bestlocation On The Beachvery Popularvistadelsol802 Zonaromntica". Stay in with your feet up, or get active and try parasailing and horse riding. When you're ready to discover some nearby attractions, plan a visit to Garza Blanca Beach and Olas Altas Beach. This popular vacation rental is around 4 miles northeast of Zona sur.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Zona sur?

Usually small, affordable and well located, it's easy to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Get comfy in one of these options and get acquainted with Zona sur up close:

  • Make "Panoramic Oasis For 2" your home for a couple of days or more. This appealing property features amenities including a pool and a fridge.
  • Alternatively, spend your escape at "Your Room On The Pacific Ocean Special Available Two Weeks Only", which comes with conveniences including daily housekeeping services and a kitchen.

When it's time to step outside your studio apartment and explore the highlights, there's plenty to keep you amused around Zona sur. Interested in culture? Organize a visit to Galeria Olinala and Manuel Lepe House Museum.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Zona sur?

Every so often, you've just got to escape from it all, even if it's only for a couple of days. Experience the perfect combination of exploring and relaxing at one of these short-term rentals in or around Zona sur:

  • "Beachfront In The City Center August Special Only 174" is close to the heart of Zona sur, so you'll have tons of things to entertain you. Check out notable sights like Malecon and Bay of Banderas when you're not making the most of your cozy rental.
  • Hop out of bed, make some breakfast and then start planning what to see around "Luxury Beachfront Villa In Best Area Of P. Vallarta". Cruise Ship Terminal and Playa de los Muertos should be on your radar if you stay at this short-term rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Zona sur?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend escape. If you're eager to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your sweetheart, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Zona sur that will sweep you off your feet:

  • Put on some soft tunes and chill together at "Spectacular View Oceanfront Condo At The Grand Venetian". Around 7 miles from Zona sur, this property has all you need for a romantic weekend getaway, including massage services and beauty services.
  • "Beachfront In The City Center August Special" is another top option that's bound to impress. It's about 4 miles from Zona sur and comes with a nearby bay and a nearby marina.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Zona sur?

Cast your eye over these large group vacation rentals in or near Zona sur and don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list:

  • Providing space, comfort and privacy, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Great Location Minutes To Universal Studios". Up to 14 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 5 bedrooms, a garden and a swimming pool. This group getaway is around 2 miles to the southwest of Zona sur.
  • "Luxury Beachfront Villa In Best Area Of P. Vallarta" is another fantastic option. It's around 1 mile to the northeast of Zona sur, has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 guests. A swimming pool and a kitchen are just a couple of things designed to make your group getaway more comfortable.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Zona sur?

If you're organizing a getaway and your invite list is as long as your arm, don't stress about finding a big enough space for everyone. We have large vacation rentals in and around Zona sur ideal for family breaks, wedding receptions and more. Check these out:

  • "Casa Azul Profundo I And Ii - Luxury Ocean View Villa": With 26 bedrooms accommodating up to 60 people, space is no problem at this appealing option. An ocean view and a swimming pool are among its considerable amenities.
  • "Casa La Villita - Stunning Mexican Villa": Get your entire crew's tick of approval at this retreat which comes with a firepit and a swimming pool. Offering 14 bedrooms, up to 30 of your loved ones can play and stay here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Zona sur?

A pool is often a key feature of any memorable vacation. Enjoy splashing about or simply kicking back by the water at one of these refreshing getaways in or near Zona sur:

  • Make every day a pool day at "Beach Front House, 5 Minutes To Down Town". A fridge and a smart TV are a few of the other amenities that help make this place a standout.
  • Another top-rated option is "Large Private Villa 4 Bedroom For 8 People Full House At Upper Conchas Chinas". There's lots to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as nearby ecotour services and a barbecue grill.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Zona sur?

Whether your perfect escape is up in the mountains or by the ocean, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with family and friends. Book one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Zona sur and bring along the whole gang:

  • Located around 7 miles to the north of Zona sur, "Spectacular View Oceanfront Condo At The Grand Venetian" has 3 bedrooms and fits up to 8 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including cable/satellite TV services and a separate dining area.
  • "Great Location Minutes To Universal Studios" also offers the space you need to reconnect with loved ones. This option is around 2 miles to the southwest of Zona sur, and accommodates 14 guests in its 5 bedrooms. A dining table and a theme park will help keep everyone happy and comfortable.

If you're in the mood to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions close by to put on your itinerary. Malecon, Los Muertos Pier and Vallarta Zoo are good places to start.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Zona sur?

Take a dip anytime the mood strikes when you choose one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Dust off your swimsuit and consider these escapes in or near Zona sur that feature this deluxe perk:

  • With 5 bedrooms that can fit up to 14 people, "Great Location Minutes To Universal Studios" is the perfect place to spend time with the people that matter most. Make use of this property's range of amenities, including a swimming pool and an ocean view.
  • Alternatively, whisk your group away to "Ph Infinity View “zona Romántica", which has 3 bedrooms and caters for up to 12 guests. Along with that glorious pool at your fingertips, a swimming pool and a kitchen will keep everybody comfortable and happy.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more wonderful Zona sur vacation rental options for your next big getaway.