Destination guide

The majestic setting of Catalina is ready to explore

The mountains and desert create a pretty picture of Catalina. This city's shopping, restaurants and sporting events attract many visitors, as does its romantic and welcoming location. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Catalina

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Catalina a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stone Canyon Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Golf Club at Vistoso (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Pusch Ridge Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Mt Lemmon Ski Valley (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • El Conquistador Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Oro Valley Aquatic Center (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Catalina

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Catalina is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Catalina State Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Catalina State Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Biosphere 2 (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Coronado National Forest (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Pima Canyon Trail (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Finger Rock Trail (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Catalina

The nearest airport is in Tucson, AZ (AVW-Marana Regional), located 19.3 mi (31 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.), which is 25 mi (40.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Catalina?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,578 holiday lettings around Catalina. From 728 houses to 456 flats & apartments, 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 Catalina?

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 Catalina:

  • Sam Hughes: 89 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 249 holiday homes
  • Blenman-Elm: 76 holiday homes
  • Peter Howell: 82 holiday homes
  • Starr Pass: 57 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 Catalina? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Catalina. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Greasewood Park: 1,628 holiday lettings
  • Borderlands Theater: 1,635 holiday lettings
  • Frankling Auto Museum: 1,669 holiday lettings
  • Hi Corbett Field: 1,642 holiday lettings
  • The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures: 1,672 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 728 Houses in Catalina. Our other popular types of Catalina holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 456 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 121 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 Catalina?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 978 holiday homes with pool available in Catalina. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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