Destination guide

Travel to exciting Buenos Aires

Take a vacation to Buenos Aires and enjoy the area's museums, architecture and culture. Well known for its cafés, shopping and local tours, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Teatro Colon, Cabildo or Presidente Sarmiento Frigate Ship Museum. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Buenos Aires

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Buenos Aires 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:

  • El Ateneo Grand Splendid (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Tecnopolis (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Golf Club Villa Adelina "Stella Maris" (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • San Isidro Hippodrome (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Parque de la Costa (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Buenos Aires

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Buenos Aires is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lezama Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Costanera Sur Ecological Reserve (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Parque Las Heras (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Carlos Thays Botanic Garden (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Buenos Aires Eco Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Japanese Garden (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Buenos Aires

Fly into Buenos Aires (AEP-Aeroparque Jorge Newbery), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Buenos Aires (EZE-Ministro Pistarini Intl.), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Buenos Aires September 11 Station, Buenos Aires Belgrano Station and Buenos Aires Corrientes Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Buenos Aires by jumping on the metro at Saenz Pena Station, Lima Station or Congress Station.

Where to stay near Buenos Aires?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 692 house rentals near Buenos Aires. From 584 Condos/Apartments to 49 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Buenos Aires is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Buenos Aires?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Buenos Aires. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Recoleta: 231 vacation rentals
  • Puerto Madero: 77 vacation rentals
  • Palermo Chico: 62 vacation rentals
  • San Telmo: 71 vacation rentals
  • Montserrat: 115 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Buenos Aires! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Buenos Aires?

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

  • Los Troncos del Talar: 42 rentals
  • Tigre: 39 rentals
  • Vicente López: 681 rentals
  • Don Torcuato: 71 rentals
  • San Isidro: 350 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Buenos Aires?

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

  • Argentine National Congress: 684 vacation homes
  • Buenos Aires Chacarita Station: 687 vacation homes
  • Cafe Tortoni: 693 vacation homes
  • Recoleta Cultural Center: 695 vacation homes
  • Xul Solar Museum: 690 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Buenos Aires listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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