Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Downtown Phoenix

Come and experience Downtown Phoenix and its live music, theatre scene and art galleries. This city's sporting events, restaurants and museums draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Chase Field and Phoenix Convention Center. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Downtown Phoenix

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Downtown Phoenix a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Phoenix Zoo (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Arizona Biltmore Country Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Rolling Hills Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • LEGOLAND Discovery Center Arizona (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown Phoenix

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Phoenix is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camelback Mountain (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Ro He En Japanese Friendship Garden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Encanto Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Sunnyslope Mountain (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Papago Park (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Hole in the Rock (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Downtown Phoenix

The nearest airport is in Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Scottsdale, AZ (SCF), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

You can get around Downtown Phoenix by catching a ride on the metro at 12th Street - Jefferson Station, 12th Street - Washington Station or 3rd Street - Jefferson Station.

Where to stay around Downtown Phoenix?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 445 holiday lettings near Downtown Phoenix. From 126 Houses to 265 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Downtown Phoenix is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Downtown Phoenix?

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 Downtown Phoenix:

  • Chateau De Vie Seven: 109 holiday homes
  • Paradise Valley Village: 3,605 holiday homes
  • Cyprus Southwest: 23 holiday homes
  • Fox Crossing: 25 holiday homes
  • Troon North: 425 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 Downtown Phoenix?

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

  • Rosson House Museum: 6,404 holiday lettings
  • Comerica Theatre: 6,383 holiday lettings
  • Phoenix Police Museum: 6,371 holiday lettings
  • Arizona Science Center: 6,425 holiday lettings
  • Arizona State University - Downtown Phoenix: 6,412 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown Phoenix 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 Downtown Phoenix?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 126 Houses in Downtown Phoenix. Our other popular types of Downtown Phoenix holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 265 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown Phoenix?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 192 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown Phoenix. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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