The state of Arizona is a popular destination, filled with exciting historical mementos and striking natural beauty. Guests of local vacation rentals can be sure that they will enjoy a unique experience during their stay in Arizona.
Arizona was home to many momentous occurrences during the storied days of the Wild West, playing host to the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. There are also many ancient Indian historical sights and a thriving tribal legacy. Several Apache tribes revolted against government control during the era of the Indian wars in Arizona, spawning the legends of Geronimo that Arizona’s vacation rental guests are sure to hear.
Local artists and vendors often sell their wares at the local galleries and museums, offering metalwork, jewelry, paintings, and sculptures. In addition to this, guests of Arizona vacation homes can visit some of the numerous cultural sites and take time out of their schedule to play a relaxing round of golf.
There's no place on earth quite like the Grand Canyon State. It's not just the landscapes, which take in tall mountain ranges, swift rivers, grasslands, sand dunes, and cactus forests or the storied past, which reaches back thousands of years. It's not just the people, a vibrant blend of cultures and traditions.
Arizona's West Coast formed as the Colorado River moved its way south from the Hoover Dam to Mexico. Along its shoreline, visitors will find Arizona Vacation Rentals in communities filled with museums and attractions, water-based activities galore, and natural wonders and habitats protecting the wildlife that hang out along the river.
Enjoy the cool forests of North Central Arizona. Visitors hike, bike and ride their way along tree-shaded mountain trails in beautiful areas such as Flagstaff. In fall, they watch the slopes turn red and yellow. And in the winter, high above the cactus-studded desert, they ski at some of the country's southern-most ski resorts. Whatever the season, an Arizona Vacation Rental is a great alternative to a hotel or motel.
Sedona's red rocks, Flagstaff's forested mountains, Lake Powell's blue waters and Monument Valley's sandstone spires are some of the natural wonders that await you. Here, the mile-deep Grand Canyon slashes its colorful course across 277 miles, the cobalt-blue waters of Lake Powell mark a stunning contrast against the sandstone shoreline. Find the perfect cabin from our listings of Arizona Vacation Rentals.
The Valley of the Sun-made up of Arizona's capital city of Phoenix and surrounding cities such as Scottsdale. Central Arizona's desert is home to the Phoenix metropolitan area and its more than 3 million residents. Encompassing more than a thousand square miles, the area amazes with a variety of experiences. Stay in an Arizona Vacation Rental and enjoy the convenience of a private home or condo while enjoying the best in theatre, symphony and ballet.
The region's most populous city is Tucson, thriving with plush golf courses and resorts, flourishing art scenes and historical heritage. With Old West towns and guest ranches, the region is a perfect Arizona getaway for visitors who want to relive the past. Or, for those with an eye to the future, the region is also host to astronomy centers and the futuristic experiment of Biosphere 2. A number of Southern Arizona's rich riparian areas and rugged mountain ranges are also ranked as some of the world's best birding sites.