Destination guide

Theatrical Tucson will entice you

Take a holiday to Tucson and enjoy the area's museums, theatre scene and live music. This city's university setting, sporting events and hiking draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Arizona Stadium and Old Tucson Studios. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Tucson

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like jogging trails and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Tucson a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Old Tucson Studios (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • El Rio Golf and Country Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Tucson Indoor Sports Center (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Tucson Greyhound Park (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Reid Park Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Randolph Golf Complex (3.7 mi / 6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the desert landscape and other natural features in Tucson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Tucson is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • El Presidio Park (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Garden of Gethsemane (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sentinel Peak (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Tumamoc Hill (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Himmel Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Reid Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Tucson

Fly into Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tucson, AZ (AVW-Marana Regional), which is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Tucson Station. You can see more of Tucson by catching a ride on the metro at Ronstadt Transit Center, Roy Laos Transit Center or Tohono Transit Center.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Tucson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,681 holiday rentals around Tucson. From 821 Houses to 460 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Tucson is on Stayz.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tucson:

  • Downtown: 222 holiday homes
  • The Foothills: 34 holiday homes
  • Sam Hughes: 83 holiday homes
  • Catalina Foothills Estates: 86 holiday homes
  • Starr Pass: 57 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tucson?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Tucson. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pima Air and Space Museum: 1,307 holiday rentals
  • Arizona Stadium: 1,575 holiday rentals
  • University of Arizona: 515 holiday rentals
  • Tucson Mountain Park: 1,428 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1,564 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tucson listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tucson?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 821 Houses in Tucson. Our other popular types of Tucson holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 460 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 47 holiday houses
  • Villas: 17 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tucson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,079 holiday homes with pool available in Tucson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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