Destination guide

Travel to friendly Surprise

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Surprise. This welcoming city is known for its baseball games, shopping and restaurants. 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 Surprise

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Surprise a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wet 'n' Wild (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • AZ Challenger Space Center (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Arrowhead Country Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Glendale Aquatic Center (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • The 500 Club (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Surprise

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Surprise is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centennial Friendship Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Rio Vista Recreation Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Sahuaro Ranch Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Thunderbird Conservation Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • White Tank Mountain Regional Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Adobe Dam Regional Park (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Surprise

Fly into Phoenix, AZ (DVT-Phoenix Deer Valley), the closest airport, located 14.8 mi (23.8 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 23.4 mi (37.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Surprise?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,001 holiday lettings around Surprise. From 149 flats & apartments to 712 houses, 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 Surprise?

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 Surprise:

  • Rancho Gabriela: 15 holiday homes
  • Sun City Grand: 318 holiday homes
  • Orchards Estates: 24 holiday homes
  • Royal Ranch: 32 holiday homes
  • Sun City Grand Desert Bloom: 36 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 Surprise? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Surprise. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Surprise Stadium: 1,639 holiday lettings
  • Uptown Alley: 1,957 holiday lettings
  • Centennial Friendship Park: 1,920 holiday lettings
  • Granite Falls Golf Course: 1,241 holiday lettings
  • Coyote Lakes Golf Club: 2,174 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 149 Flats in Surprise. Our other popular types of Surprise holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 712 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 17 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 Surprise?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 789 holiday homes with pool available in Surprise. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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