Destination guide

Travel to friendly Cottonwood Heights

The mountains and lake create a pretty picture of Cottonwood Heights. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its skiing and shopping. Alta Ski Area and Temple Square are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Cottonwood Heights

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cottonwood Heights a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alta Ski Area (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Park City Mountain Resort (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Jungle Jim's Playland (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Pebblebrook Golf Links (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Loveland Living Planet Aquarium (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Wairhouse Trampoline Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Cottonwood Heights

Travellers enjoy Cottonwood Heights for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, February or March, when snowfall averages 26.15 inches and temperatures average -5°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cottonwood Heights

Travellers enjoy Cottonwood Heights for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cottonwood Heights is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dimple Dell Nature Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Big Cottonwood Canyon (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Sugar House Park (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • This is the Place Heritage Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Liberty Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Red Butte Garden and Arboretum (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cottonwood Heights

Fly into Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Provo, UT (PVU), which is 28.2 mi (45.4 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Cottonwood Heights?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 706 holiday rentals around Cottonwood Heights. From 330 Houses to 233 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 Cottonwood Heights is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cottonwood Heights?

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 Cottonwood Heights:

  • Summer Oaks: 69 holiday homes
  • Park City Mountain Resort: 1,984 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 1,852 holiday homes
  • Canyons Resort: 1,292 holiday homes
  • Deer Valley Resort: 2,945 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 Cottonwood Heights?

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

  • Donut Falls: 5,748 holiday rentals
  • Snowbird: 5,769 holiday rentals
  • Utah State Fairpark: 962 holiday rentals
  • Thanksgiving Point: 784 holiday rentals
  • Supreme Ski Lift: 5,896 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cottonwood Heights 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 Cottonwood Heights?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 330 Houses in Cottonwood Heights. Our other popular types of Cottonwood Heights holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 233 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 21 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cottonwood Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 122 holiday homes with pool available in Cottonwood Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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