Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Cancún, Mexico - Updated 2024

Rienz Althron
Rienz Althron 
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Cancún is famous for its white-sand beaches and one-of-a-kind nightlife scene. Located in the southeastern part of Mexico, this city also offers fun-filled water activities, historic ruins, and a plethora of shopping spots. Here, you’ll find Mayan archaeological sites, so make sure to have your camera or smartphone fully charged to take numerous pictures. Plus, there’s plenty of Latino culture to experience. A trip to the city would be incomplete without sampling the authentic Mexican fare at one of the many restaurants. After a day exploring this eclectic seaside city, you need a comfortable place to rest your head. Check this list of the top vacation rentals in Cancún, Mexico.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

1. Emma Residence (from USD 710)

Treat yourself to a fantastic vacation by choosing Emma Residence for your accommodation. This beachfront villa is suitable for families or a group of up to 14 people. It has 4 bedrooms and 10 comfy beds. The interiors of this house are stylish, complete with art pieces. The kitchen is loaded with all the utensils and appliances you need for preparing home-cooked meals.

The real draw here is the amazing views of the Caribbean Sea that can be seen from every nook of the house. There’s also a well-furnished patio, where you can wrap up your day with a drink while admiring Mother Earth’s creations. This property is located in Cancún’s Hotel Zone, so guests have access to the communal pool, tennis court and barbecue facilities on site.

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Cancún, QROO, Mexico
villa 14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
clean house very friendly
house was spotless and super clean and very spacious
house is very well kept and very clean
they said no but offered to clean early next day
daniel and his staff were very helpful
his staff was wonderful as well especially noc
our stay was great the staff was top notch maria and ismael were the best
they are truly great hosts it is overall a terrific place to stay
ismael and maria were super helpful and friendly with all of our requests
great location big house enough space for a big family
great house and great location right on the beach
the property is located in the hotel zone in a quiet secured neighborhood
the property was at a very good location with the beach just a few feet away
beautiful house in the quiet north strip of the hotel zone directly on the ocean
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2. Well-appointed condo with amazing ocean views (from USD 86)

Part of a private complex, this condo boasts awe-inspiring ocean views from its balcony. Six people can sleep across its two bedrooms. The condo comes with a full kitchen, a laundry room, a dining area, a small bar, and a living room with a TV, making it ideal for long-term stays.

There’s also a lovely garden on site, where you can grill slabs of steaks using charcoal grilling equipment. You can start or cap off your day by taking a plunge into the communal swimming pool.

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38 reviews  
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the pool is lovely
condo was lovely quiet beautiful great balconyhad everything you may need for a comfortable stay
ac worked very well it was clean and had comfortable furniture
the kitchen is fully equipped with nice appliances
the pool is huge very relaxing
the apartment is large clean quiet and safe
the property was very clean and had everything we needed for our stay
the condo is spacious and very comfortable
great location clean condo responsive owner
the owner was responsive to us and wonderful
ivan is the perfect host
ivan was receptive and responsive to questions
i would recommend if u go to make sure the owner gets the condo exterminated before u arrive
there are several security guards all of whom are helpful
would definitely stay at this location again
property was beautiful and close to almost everything
the location is great away from the hotel zone but easily accessible as well
the hotel zone had more activities within walking distance and a better beach
the condominium was in a great location for us
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3. Two-bedroom condo with a balcony (from USD 121)

Regardless of the length of your trip to Cancún, make sure to consider this two-bedroom condo as your accommodation. It can fit up to six guests and has a total of four beds. The kitchen is fitted with everything you need to rustle up something delicious, while the living room is spacious and perfect for lounging.

The highlight of this condo is the well-furnished balcony, where you can enjoy your meals while taking in the view of the Caribbean Ocean. The downtown area is close to the property, so you can easily reach a variety of shops, malls, local restaurants, and plenty of recreational facilities. You won’t also have to worry about your safety while staying here because the property has 24-hour private security personnel.

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Cancún, QROO, Mexico
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really enjoyed our stay the beds were comfortable view amazing kitchen appliances and washer/dryer were new
i loved the view and the pool and the restaurant
very comfortable super clean an incredible view easily accessible and extremely secure
the condo is large and comfortable with good internet access
swimming pool is huge and the palapa has good food and beverages fairly priced
the condo itself was roomy and clean
nice large clean condo with nice views of the property and ocean
the security people were friendly
the bar staff were great and really friendly
lorena was very nice and accommodating
this place is really calm and relaxing and everybody from employees to occupants were very friendly
lorena and humberto were so helpful and we're so nice to let us in before checking in time
quiet but close to many attractions
the location is approximately 15 miles from cancun which is not a problem is you have a car
we were able to enjoy close restaurants and a quick walk to the ferry for isla mujeres
the amara cancun is a great location with wonderful amenities
we liked the location as were wanted a more authentic stay (away from all the tourists)
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4. Cozy condo with access to a private beach (from USD 120)

Nestled on the ninth floor, this condo boasts an excellent location. It is near the downtown area, making it a convenient pick for guests because grocery stores, restaurants, and local attractions can be easily accessed. The condo comes with two bedrooms, six beds, two bathrooms, and can sleep up to six people.

Guests have access to a private beach, perfect for a morning swim, an afternoon of sunbathing or a sunset stroll. When you’re not at the beach, cool down in the outdoor pool or fire up the barbecue for an alfresco feast. If you’re busy, you can request a maid service to do the cooking for cleaning for you.

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30 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
( giant pool right next to the caribbean sea )beautiful panoramic view to the bay
the apartment was just great with a really nice view quiet and safe
the pool is beautiful and the small on-site restaurant is cheap with mediocre food
the condo is clean and well kept
the condo is clean and well equipped
the property was clean and well-maintained
the property is also very clean and well maintained
the condo itself was also beautiful very clean and tidy
the owner was helpful in answering questions and concerns
the owners were so gracious and available to answer questions or address problems
owners are very kind genuine people who go out of their way to make sure you are happy
rogeiro and raquel are wonderful hosts and go out of their way to make you feel welcome
raquel and rogiero were the greatest hosts
he informed me of the a walmart in the area but it is definitely not walking distance
its location was perfect right on the beach and very close to the ferry to isla mujeres
this is a very quiet location that appears popular with the locals
oh and very reasonably priced i would recommend this location to anyone wanting to visit cancun
perfect location really central for going on excursión and not forget the nearest ferry service to isla mujeres
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5. Mediterranean-style house with a private pool (from USD 289)

This Mediterranean-style house has all the amenities you need for a fulfilling vacation. There’s a private pool that invites you in for a relaxing dip, or you can enjoy a soak in the hot tub. You can also have access to a private beach during your stay here.

The house comes with 5 bedrooms and can sleep up to 14 people. When dinner beckons, you can whip up a delicious meal in the fully functional kitchen and enjoy it on the outdoor patio. There’s also a laundry area equipped with everything you need to keep your clothes clean if you’re staying longer.

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44 reviews   Wifi Available
House 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedrooms and beds were in excellent shape and the air conditioners worked very well
plenty of hot water wi-fi worked great and the kitchen was well stocked
air conditioning and an ocean breeze kept the house comfortable
the house was super clean and well-kept
she changed the sheets each time and provided clean towels in the bathrooms
the pool is pretty small which i had noticed in the pictures but it was lovely and clean
the pool is clean and worked well for our youngest to splash around when he wanted
he really wanted to make sure we had a great time and was very accommodating
eduardo was very helpful always responded very fast to all of our concerns
he was very responsive anytime we needed anything
great location very pace full
there are several great restaurants in walking distance too
this was a wonderful place to spend our week in cancun
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6. Casa Los Angeles (from USD 199)

Situated in the heart of downtown Cancún, Casa Los Angeles provides everything you wish for a remarkable vacation. This boutique house appears luxurious from inside and out. It comes with two bedrooms and can sleep up to four people.

The kitchen is equipped with modern appliances, making cooking a breeze. There’s also a terrace with a barbecue grill, perfect for those into outdoor cooking. After a day exploring the downtown area, you can hop in the pool, wind down in the lounge area, or relax in the private garden that comes with outdoor furniture.

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30 reviews   Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
delightful small house with all of amenities you could want - beautiful landscape pool and updated historic home
the house is comfortable for 2 and could easily fit 4
the rooms were super comfortable and the backyard really is spectacular
all works very well laundry air conditioner fans pool etc
super clean and comfortable
the house is exact as pictured very clean so cute and well furnished
tirso (owner) and lety (manager) were super attentive and took care of us for every detail
lety is an extremly kind lady
the owner tirzo is so fricken cool
lety was very kind and really helpful
lety was very attentive and helpful finding us transportation and meeting us with the keys etc
) loved everything about the place except the location
right around the corner is a park that has outdoor vendors selling good local food every day
(the property has a great place to park a car
though there is a wonderful restaurant right across the street
in terms of safety we never felt unsafe in the neighborhood or on any of our bus trips
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7. Gorgeous house near the beach (from USD 79)

If you want a vacation rental that’s just minutes away from the beach, choose this boutique house located in a family-friendly neighborhood. This property for eight comes with three bedrooms, three beds, and three and a half baths. From here, you can easily access the supermarket, bars, and restaurants. Enjoy the convenience of a full kitchen, as well as a hot tub and swimming pool on-site. Free parking is also available on the property.

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Cancun, QROO, MX
8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

8. Hopelchen Condo 304 (from USD 96)

Whether you’re in the city for business or pleasure, you’ll surely love this chic condo located in a gated community. It has a fabulous location — it is close to theme parks, underwater adventure facilities, shopping centers, and historic ruins. Plus, the condo offers private access to the beach.

Also, it has two bedrooms, two full baths, and can accommodate up to six people. Modern amenities include air conditioning, wireless internet access, and a TV. For an additional charge, you can also request for services of a maid. Guests also have access to the communal pool.

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Puerto Juarez, Quintana Roo, Mexico
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we did use the air conditioning but i am sure it’s in good working condition
we had a great stay at lilia's place; the condo was exactly as pictured very clean and very comfortable
the apartment was beautiful and very spacious
and the host was just perfect and very quick with responses
she's an excellent host and willing to help with anything
overall staying was nice - lilia the owner was very responsive and nice
excellent host the place is definitely a 5 star rating will definitely be back
it was excellent lilia was always very kind and helping out in all aspects thanks lilia
five minute walk to great restaurants
las jaibas has excellent ceviche and just a short walk from the condo
i would definately recommend your place to anyone planning to travel to cancun
this quaint property provided a wonderful time with family at a nice location
very easy to get to by bus just ask drivers; they are friendly and helpful
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9. Tranquility House (from USD 244)

With 5 bedrooms and 14 beds, Tranquility House can accommodate a large group of up to 16 people. The interiors of this property will instantly uplift your mood because of neutral-colored paintings and well-appointed furnishings. The kitchen looks sleek because of the quartz countertop. If you wish to venture out and explore, downtown Cancún is just a short walk away. For visits further afield, Ultramar Ferry is a two-minute drive away, and it will take you to Isla Mujeres.

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45 reviews   Wifi Available
House 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice mexican style kitchen that was a surprise from what we saw in the photos when we booked
the villa itself is well equipped and the beds were lovely and comfortable
oh and the beds are extremely comfortable
it had everything we needed to make our stay comfortable
the rooms are all upstairs great for the couple of days that we wanted to sleep in
he was the perfect host
the property owner has a local house manager who was super friendly and easy to work with
the property manager scott was really helpful
i would like to thank scott our host
we arrived just after the owner put in a new kitchen and wow
the location was perfect for us--minutes to the ferry to isla mujeres el centro and the hotel zone
thank you michael for having a great place to stay and scott for helping us
great place to stay if you are an experienced international traveler
this is a great place to stay with family
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10. Three-bedroom villa with a spacious patio

Part of the Omni Hotel, this three-bedroom villa is just a hop, skip and jump away from the Caribbean Sea. It comes with 8 beds and can sleep up to 13 people. After a day at the beach, you can lounge in the living room that comes with comfy sofas and a 50-inch flat-screen TV, or enjoy your libation on the private balcony while feeling the sea breeze on your face.

There’s also a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and an expansive patio, perfect for outdoor lounging. Guests have access to the hotel’s amenities, including three swimming pools.

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36 reviews   Wifi Available
villa 13 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the views of the pools and ocean are awesome
perfect placement with the pools and facilities
the kids were crazy in love with the pools and never wanted to leave
ines is a lovely housekeeper with a smile that would light up the darkest of rooms
overall the unit is as stated with location near pool and beautiful ocean views
everything in the house was clean and comfortable
it was very clean with wonderful prompt service from fana and the maid
our beds were comfy the villa was well maintained very clean and spacious
she would arrive around 10am and clean until 3 or 4pm each day except sunday
he cooked brunch and dinner set up and cleaned up and his food was delicious
fana the property manager was responsive and made sure all of our needs were met
owner and concierge very easy to work with
everything was as promised and the property manager fana was very helpful and easy to contact
about fana the property manager he was really helpful at all times
the tile painter is one of a kind artist and a great treat to bring home
villa - great location in the resort
beautiful villa in perfect location
it’s location on the resort was perfect only steps away from the pool and the beach
the omni is an a great location as well
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Explore the seaside city of Cancún

A day would not be enough to explore Cancún because there’s so much to do and see in this beautiful Mexican city. There are stunning beaches, historic landmarks, shops, and restaurants to explore. For an unforgettable trip, book one of the above listed vacation rentals in Cancún, Mexico.

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Rienz is a former office-based employee who entered the world of travel writing. His ultimate dream is to be able to travel the world and experience as much of it as he can. By pursuing his dreams,...Read more

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