Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of Downtown Tucson

Come and experience Downtown Tucson and its theatre scene, live music and museums. This city's riverfront, opera houses and architecture draw many visitors. Arizona Stadium and Old Tucson Studios are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Downtown Tucson

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Downtown Tucson a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Old Tucson Studios (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Tucson Greyhound Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • El Rio Golf and Country Club (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Tucson Indoor Sports Center (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Reid Park Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Kino Sports Complex (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Downtown Tucson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Tucson is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • El Presidio Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Garden of Gethsemane (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Sentinel Peak (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Tumamoc Hill (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Himmel Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Greasewood Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Downtown Tucson

The nearest airport is in Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.), located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Tucson, AZ (AVW-Marana Regional), which is 19.2 mi (30.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Tucson Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Ronstadt Transit Center to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Downtown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 220 holiday lettings near Downtown. From 42 Flats to 123 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Downtown for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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:

  • The Bluffs: 32 holiday homes
  • Catalina Foothills: 1,322 holiday homes
  • Sam Hughes: 81 holiday homes
  • Viewpointe: 28 holiday homes
  • Catalina Foothills Estates: 85 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?

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

  • Borderlands Theater: 1,748 holiday lettings
  • El Tiradito Wishing Shrine: 1,748 holiday lettings
  • Presidio San Agustin del Tucson: 1,750 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1,748 holiday lettings
  • Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House Museum: 1,748 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown 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 Flats in Downtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 42 Flats in Downtown. Our other popular types of Downtown holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 123 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 57 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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