Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Lima

Take a vacation to Lima and enjoy the area's museums, culture and cathedral. This city's restaurants, shopping and art draw many visitors. 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 Lima

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lima a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Leyendas Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Lima Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Huachipa Zoo (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lima

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lima is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • University Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • San Cristobal Hill (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Exposition Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Magic Water Circuit (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • La Reserva Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parque Miguel Grau (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Lima

Fly into Lima (LIM-Jorge Chavez Intl.), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8 km) from the city center.

You can see more of Lima by catching a ride on the metro at Miguel Grau Station, El Angel Station or Gamarra Station.

Where to stay near Lima?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 557 house rentals near Lima. From 464 Condos/Apartments to 58 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lima for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lima:

  • Miraflores: 359 vacation rentals
  • Santa Cruz: 150 vacation rentals
  • Leuro: 258 vacation rentals
  • Surquillo: 168 vacation rentals
  • Chacarilla-Santa Cruz: 140 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 Lima?

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

  • Miraflores Central Park: 561 home rentals
  • Plaza Norte Peru: 559 home rentals
  • Plaza San Miguel: 558 home rentals
  • Costa Verde Beach: 558 home rentals
  • San Marcos Cultural Center: 560 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lima 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 Condos/Apartments in Lima?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 464 Condos/Apartments in Lima. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lima include:

  • Houses: 58 lodging choices
  • Studios: 437 lodging choices
  • Hotels: 3 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lima?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 95 vacation homes with pool available in Lima.

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