Destination guide

Delight in the desert landscape of Sun City

The desert and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Sun City. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Peoria Sports Complex and Gila River Arena 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.


Sightseeing in and around Sun City

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Sun City has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wet 'n' Wild (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • AZ Challenger Space Center (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Arrowhead Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Glendale Aquatic Center (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • The 500 Club (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Victory Lane Sports Complex (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sun City

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Sun City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centennial Friendship Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Rio Vista Recreation Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Sahuaro Ranch Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Thunderbird Conservation Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Adobe Dam Regional Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Shaw Butte (12 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sun City

Fly into Phoenix, AZ (DVT-Phoenix Deer Valley), the closest airport, located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), which is 21.4 mi (34.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sun City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,160 holiday lettings around Sun City. From 1,079 houses to 728 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 Sun City?

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 Sun City:

  • Newlife: 19 holiday homes
  • Camelback East: 3,358 holiday homes
  • Paradise Valley Village: 3,675 holiday homes
  • North Gateway: 44 holiday homes
  • Westbrook Village: 59 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 Sun City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sun City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bell Lanes: 2,933 holiday lettings
  • Bell Recreation Center: 2,933 holiday lettings
  • Phoenix Police Museum: 6,632 holiday lettings
  • Comerica Theatre: 6,652 holiday lettings
  • Rosson House Museum: 6,654 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sun City 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 Sun City?

Yes, of course. offers 1,079 Houses in Sun City. Our other popular types of Sun City holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 728 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 94 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sun City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,595 holiday homes with pool available in Sun City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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