Destination guide

The cosy city of Gilbert awaits you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Gilbert. This welcoming city is known for its bird watching, wildlife and shopping. Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium and Sun Devil Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Gilbert

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Gilbert has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Phoenix Zoo (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Superstition Springs Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • San Marcos Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Golfland Sunsplash (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Bear Creek Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Ocotillo Golf Resort (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gilbert

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gilbert is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camelback Mountain (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Rose Garden at Mesa Community College (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Riverview Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Kiwanis Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Arboretum at Arizona State University (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gilbert

Fly into Mesa, AZ (AZA-Phoenix - Mesa Gateway), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Chandler, AZ (CHD-Chandler Municipal), which is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gilbert?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,561 holiday lettings around Gilbert. From 885 flats & apartments to 1,298 houses, 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.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Gilbert?

Get a load of that view! That's what you'll find yourself saying when you travel out to the hills and indulge in a spectacular high-altitude getaway. HomeAway has no less than 413 mountain holiday properties available. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has tons more rental options to have a look at, including:

  • 288 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 171 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 155 golf-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Gilbert?

Say goodbye to standardized, cookie cutter hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — and all the space you could ask for! There are 1,421 options available on HomeAway. Prices start from £35 a night. Or maybe you'd prefer one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Condo: 579 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £10 per night.
  • Apartment: 484 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £32 per night.
  • Townhome: 211 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £26 per night.

Can I stay in Gilbert in a large group?

Getaways with family can be tons of fun, particularly when you're under the same roof in a fantastic new place! If you'll be travelling with a big group, HomeAway can help you out. Presently, house holiday rentals are popular for large groups of visitors here, and we have 319 featured on our database. Around this area, the rental properties that can accommodate bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 649 properties to rent perfectly suited for that size. Book a night from just £35.
  • Require somewhere for 8 guests? We have 400 that will suit. Prices begin at just £44 a night.
  • On a trip away with 10 guests? We've got 179 rental properties that will suit. Prices start from £65 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can bring along your uncle, your grandpa and all your friends to Gilbert.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Gilbert?

Cramped hotel balconies are no place to spend those precious holiday moments! Discover our budget-friendly holiday rentals now and make sure everyone in your crew has room to move. Ahwatukee Foothills is a bargain-hunter's dream. And with 20 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £72 a night, you can see why. Agritopia is another great option. We've got holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £81 a night.

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