Holidaymakers looking to escape the rat race for the pleasures of the countryside have made Manzanares a popular destination. Its links to the iconic gaucho culture and the area’s many country clubs mean fans of equestrian pursuits will find much to enjoy. Indeed some accommodation options in the area are based on spacious estates complete with polo pitches and stables. And, if you enjoy the countryside setting but hanker for a little city life during your stay, you’ll be pleased to note that Pilar - with its national historic monuments and country clubs - is just a short distance to the east… and the beating heart of Buenos Aires is only an hour’s drive beyond that. Whatever your travel plans there are plenty of top Airbnb vacation rentals to suit your needs. Take a look!
If you’re looking to get away from it all then this property will certainly fit the bill. Located to the west of Manzanares, it sits in a spacious field and is close to a pond that is popular with a wide range of birdlife - so fans of nature will be in their element. But despite its rural setting, it is close to the Route 6 road, so drivers will find it easy to get about, and it is only a handful of kilometres from Pilar and an hour away from the wider Buenos Aires conurbation. What’s more the property, which is shared with the host, features up to four bedrooms, and each can be rented out - so everyone from solo travellers to groups of up to 15 people can be accommodated. Home comforts include wi-fi access, TV, outdoor grill and pool. Breakfast is also provided.
Mecachendié, una casa enorme en medio del campo.
Groups and families looking for a rural idyll close to Manzanares may wish to consider this cottage, which features no fewer than four bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 people. Its setting in the countryside will make for a great holiday escape, and the outdoor pool is sure to be a big hit with families. The roofed-over patio will also make for a great spot to unwind with friends or loved ones. Modern conveniences include a full kitchen - should you wish to dine in - air conditioning, an indoor fireplace and wi-fi access. The spacious setting also means there is plenty of room to park your car. Past guests were very impressed, giving it top marks across the board.
Cottage located in Manzanares town.
Another option for families of up to four people, this modern two-bedroom house is located in the neighbouring community of Fatima, which sits immediately to the north-east of Manzanares - so you’re well placed for visits to both. It is also not far from Route 8, so you’ll have no trouble exploring the wider area by road. Those who prefer public transport will also be able to make use of the railway station in nearby Manzanares. The property itself boasts laundry facilities, a kitchen, TV, and air conditioning - so you should feel right at home - and the garden grounds have space for a small pool for a little family fun.
Casa moderna en country con piscina privada. Pilar
Larger families may wish to opt for this spacious single-floor house, which sits in the countryside just a couple of kilometres north of Manzanares and west of Fatima - making it well placed for both communities. It also comes with a stack of great outdoor activities to entertain the little ones. These include a large garden, with an outdoor pool, as well as access to a tennis court, volleyball court and soccer field. Those who prefer less strenuous pleasures will also find the gallery terrace area a great place to unwind. The four-bedroom property, which can sleep up to nine, also comes with wi-fi, TV, laundry and a kitchen - so you’ll not miss out on the comforts of home during your stay.
Another great option for those who love the outdoors and the fun of an open-air pool, this modern three-bedroom house can also sleep up to six people and is set amid a spacious garden - so will likely appeal to families. Its location in Manzanares also places it within easy reach of transport links, with the railway station a mere four blocks away, and bus stops for destinations such as Pilar within even closer proximity. Those using their car will also find free parking on site. And the outdoor hot tub, indoor whirlpool bath, wi-fi access, kitchen facilities, cable TV and air conditioning mean there are plenty of modern conveniences to make you feel at home.
Casa Manzanares Lodge
This rustic studio house will make a good option for couples on a budget who are looking to escape the bustle of everyday life for a country retreat. The property itself comes with a kitchen and an outdoor pool, while the lack of TV and wi-fi means you can truly switch off from the outside world during your stay. The hammock, outside clay oven and orchard setting will all also come in useful for those craving a little quiet time. But despite its relaxing location, you aren’t far from local amenities - indeed Manzanares and Fatima are both just a couple of kilometres away, meaning you won’t have to travel much for local shops.
Casa Quinta en Manzanares
Fans of the outdoors and lovers of all things equestrian will be on cloud nine during a stay at this studio flat - which is not only located in a bucolic countryside spot, but is also home to tame horses which can also be ridden during your stay. Indeed, the area is home to a host of forests and dirt tracks, meaning you’ll have plenty of options whether riding on horseback or exploring on foot. The property itself, which is located west of Manzanares and can sleep up to three people, comes with a kitchen as well as an outdoor barbecue - should you prefer to eat in or dine al fresco. There is also free on site parking.
Little Ranch, for horse lovers.
Located close to the north-west of Fatima and Manzanares but close to a number of main roads - including routes 8 and 6 - this accommodation is well-placed for those planning on using a car to get about. Indeed, its spacious garage means groups with more than one vehicle will have no bother parking up. The property’s two bedrooms also make it an ideal option for families, with the added bonus that the swimming pool, children’s games, TVs and outdoor barbecue grill provide plenty of options for enjoying your holiday with your loved ones. A kitchen, wi-fi access and air conditioning are also among the mod-cons.
Another excellent option for those eager to spend plenty of time relaxing in the open air - this four bedroom house to the south-east of Manzanares comes with a spacious, green garden and outdoor pool. Its smartly decorated interior also comes complete with a whole host of home comforts - including air conditioning in every room, a fireplace and wi-fi access. The full kitchen and laundry facilities also mean that, whatever the length of your stay, you’ll feel right at home. And with the bedrooms offering space for up to seven guests, it will likely appeal to families and small groups.
Casa con pileta en Estancias del Pilar
Those looking for a truly memorable experience may wish to consider this eight bed cottage, which is set in 75 acres (30 hectares) of grounds near Fatima and boasts a large outdoor pool, lagoon, dozens of polo horses, jacuzzi and even an outdoor gym. What’s more, the presence of so many horses means those looking for riding and even get polo lessons are in luck. Other luxury touches include an international chef, 24-hour security and even yoga classes. Guests should bear in mind when booking, however, that some of these are subject to additional fees. But, with so many mod-cons - including wi-fi, cable TV, air conditioning, kitchen and even a hot tub - there’s plenty to appeal to families or groups.
Chacra de ensueño de 75 acres
A peaceful countryside stay awaits
Fans of bucolic countryside settings and outdoor activities will find plenty of Airbnb vacation rentals from which to choose when making their holiday plans in and around Manzanares. Choose one from our top 10 and you’ll have an incredible vacation!