Destination guide

Explore the desert setting in Benson

The desert and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Benson. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its cafes and horse riding. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Benson

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

  • San Pedro Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Del Lago Golf Club (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Freeman Homestead Trail (24.5 mi / 39.4 km)
  • Desert Ecology Trail (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
  • Forty Niner Country Club (25.9 mi / 41.6 km)
  • Charron Vineyards (25.9 mi / 41.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Benson

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Benson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Colossal Cave Mountain Park (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Tanque Verde Falls (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Cienega Creek Natural Preserve (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
  • Kartchner Caverns State Park (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
  • Broadway Trail (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)
  • Saguaro National Park (25.1 mi / 40.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Benson

The nearest airport is in Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.), located 37 mi (59.5 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Benson Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Benson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings around Benson. From 8 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Catalina Foothills: 1,184 holiday homes
  • Old Fort Lowell: 16 holiday homes
  • Ventana Canyon Estates: 180 holiday homes
  • Ventana Canyon Mountain Estates: 48 holiday homes
  • Indian Hill: 15 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Benson. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kartchner Caverns State Park: 24 holiday lettings
  • Big Nose Kates: 37 holiday lettings
  • Boothill Graveyard: 39 holiday lettings
  • Arizona Hops and Vines: 39 holiday lettings
  • O.K. Corral: 37 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Benson listed on HomeAway 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 Benson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Benson. Our other popular types of Benson holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Benson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Benson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.