Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in Tulum, MX 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 private pools. Prices start at $126 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Tulum. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Sun and sea dreams in Tulum

Come dive into a gorgeous blue sea and endless family fun in Tulum, a dreamy, tropical getaway on Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Spend warm, sunny days enjoying boat rides and snorkeling trips to see the colorful array of aquatic life that lives in the Caribbean, or snapping photos at old Mayan temples and castles perched on a rocky cliff overlooking the glistening waves. No matter which adventures you choose, there’s a Tulum vacation rental available nearby to host the vacation of your dreams, whether you prefer a private retreat with jungle vibes, or a cozy condo just steps from the beach.

Things to do

Seaside ruins in Tulum

With so many interesting things to see in the water, you might never want to step foot on land. Luckily you won’t have to venture too far from the sea to check out the Tulum Ruins, a must-visit Mayan archeological site the whole family will enjoy. The remains of temples, castles, and limestone walls sitting on a piece of rocky coastline with a Caribbean backdrop make for some excellent photo ops. When you’re done exploring, you can head to the beach below and let the kids can try to craft their own mini Mayan city in the sand as you enjoy the view of the ruins above.


Splashing around in Tulum

With the warm Caribbean Sea for a neighbor, Tulum is a great launching point for all kinds of aquatic adventures. Scuba diving and snorkeling are popular here, especially at sites like El Gran Cenote, an underwater cavern full of stalactites and stalagmites, and the Great Mayan Reef, which runs for hundreds of miles along the Riviera Maya. Xel-Ha, a natural aquarium a few miles north of Tulum, is a great place to snorkel or swim with tropical fish. The whole family will enjoy thrilling activities like zip lines and rope swings that launch you into the water, and a children’s play area with wading pools and slippery slides.  


Tulum’s tropical fall

Thanks to its Caribbean locale, Tulum sees warm weather year-round, beckoning vacationers to spend some time out in the sun in every season. Late fall is an ideal time to plan a visit though, as the threat of storms diminishes and the heat mellows just a tad. It’s also a little less pricey than the busy season, starting in January, when you might find that dates book up faster and rates go up. You won’t have to go far to start enjoying the tropical temperatures, many Tulum vacation rentals come equipped with a pool for perfect for splashing around with the family.

Natural features

Floating through nature in Tulum

The Yucatan Peninsula is full of protected eco areas and parks, and the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve is a great spot to uncover some of the flora and fauna that live here. Stretched out over more than a million acres, the coastal reserve holds wetlands, reefs and all kinds of wildlife, like spider monkeys, pink flamingos, and hundreds of species of birds. Take the family on a boat ride through mangrove canals to spot crocodiles and butterflies, or teach the kids to fly-fish for tarpon and barracuda in saltwater lagoons. With so much to do, you’ll be glad that your Tulum vacation rental is conveniently nearby so that you can return again.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Tulum

Fly into Cozumel, Quintana Roo (CZM-Cozumel Intl.), the closest airport, located 43.9 mi (70.7 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Tulum, MX?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,673 vacation rentals around Tulum. From 568 house rentals to 246 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Tulum?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Tulum. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Tulum Mayan Ruins: 1,859 vacation rentals
  • Tulum National Park: 1,664 vacation rentals
  • Gran Cenote: 1,679 vacation rentals
  • Dos Ojos Cenote: 1,872 vacation rentals
  • Tulum Monkey Sanctuary: 1,677 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tulum listed on Vrbo 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 Tulum?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 568 Houses in Tulum. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tulum include:

  • Villas: 246 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 28 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 923 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tulum?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,276 vacation rentals with pool available in Tulum. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.