Glendale self-catering accommodation is set in a suburb of the city of Phoenix, state capital of Arizona. It’s an area that offers a host of entertainment attractions, as well as plenty of restaurants and bars, while also serving as an ideal location for exploring both the spectacular desert landscapes in the surroundings, and the rest of Phoenix.
Glendale self-catering vacation rentals are set in one of the oldest parts of the city, with numerous examples of its early architecture to be seen in the historic downtown area. Many of the buildings here are well over a century old, and it’s also considered a good area for antique hunting. This part of Glendale also plays host to a number of events throughout the year. A great family attraction close by is the Cerreta Chocolate Factory, which offers guided tours twice daily that last half an hour and offer great insight into the candy making process – as well as free chocolate at the end.
During your holiday at vacation accommodation in Glendale you could take the opportunity to see more of Phoenix. It’s home to a wealth of high-profile attractions, like the Science Center, which features an IMAX theatre and important planetarium. There’s a huge range of permanent exhibits, as well as fascinating temporary exhibitions throughout the year. If you’d like to found out about the area’s ancient history, then the Pueblo Grande Museum and Archaeological Park offers a glimpse of life here in pre-Colombian times.
If you’re a sports fan then you’ll be spoiled for choice at Glendale self-catering accommodation, with high-profile ML, NFL, NBA and NHL teams located here, and a host of first-class golf courses to experience in the area.
There are a host of options for daytrips if you’re using Glendale vacation rentals as a base – Cave Creek is a resort town that serves as a gateway to the desert, with bike trails and stables offering guided horseback trips. More distant destinations include the Grand Canyon to the north, and Las Vegas to the Northwest.
Around self-catering vacation accommodation in Glendale there’s generally warm or hot weather throughout the year. Winters here are mild, with highs still getting up to 20 degrees at this time of year. Summers are very hot here, with temperatures soaring above the mid-30s from May to September.
You can get to Glendale vacation rentals from the UK by flying with British Airways to London-Heathrow (LHR) to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), which sits around half an hour from Glendale, in the city’s Scottsdale area.