Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Mount Lemmon

The mountains, forests and desert display a scene truly unique to Mount Lemmon. Renowned for its stargazing, rock climbing and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Mount Lemmon

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Mount Lemmon has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt Lemmon Ski Valley (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Arizona National Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Ventana Canyon Golf and Racquet Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Forty Niner Country Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Golf N' Stuff Family Fun Center (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Desert Ecology Trail (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mount Lemmon

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mount Lemmon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Coronado National Forest (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Agua Caliente Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Tanque Verde Falls (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Finger Rock Trail (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Broadway Trail (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Catalina State Park (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mount Lemmon

The nearest airport is in Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.), located 23 mi (37 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Tucson, AZ (AVW-Marana Regional), which is 29.2 mi (46.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Mount Lemmon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,440 holiday lettings near Mount Lemmon. From 46 Cabins to 587 Houses, 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 Mount Lemmon is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mount Lemmon?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mount Lemmon. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Tucson: 1,728 holiday homes
  • Casas Adobes: 1,268 holiday homes
  • The Bluffs: 32 holiday homes
  • Canyon View At Ventana Condominium: 40 holiday homes
  • Catalina Foothills: 1,199 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Mount Lemmon! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mount Lemmon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Mount Lemmon with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Tucson: 1,728 holiday lettings
  • Casas Adobes: 1,268 holiday lettings
  • Oro Valley: 1,256 holiday lettings
  • Benson: 21 holiday lettings
  • Tanque Verde: 1,032 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Mount Lemmon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Mount Lemmon. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Greasewood Park: 1,608 holiday rentals
  • Hi Corbett Field: 1,615 holiday rentals
  • Borderlands Theater: 1,583 holiday rentals
  • El Tiradito Wishing Shrine: 1,611 holiday rentals
  • The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures: 1,654 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Lemmon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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