Destination guide

Travel to artsy Peoria

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Peoria. Renowned for its sporting events, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Wet 'n' Wild and Peoria Sports Complex are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Peoria

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Peoria a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wet 'n' Wild (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • AZ Challenger Space Center (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • The 500 Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Arrowhead Country Club (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Victory Lane Sports Complex (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Glendale Aquatic Center (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Peoria

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Peoria is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Camelback Mountain (25.9 mi / 41.8 km)
  • Lake Pleasant Regional Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Lake Pleasant (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Thunderbird Conservation Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Adobe Dam Regional Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Centennial Friendship Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Peoria

The nearest airport is in Phoenix, AZ (DVT-Phoenix Deer Valley), located 13.4 mi (21.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Scottsdale, AZ (SCF), which is 23.9 mi (38.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Peoria?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,599 holiday lettings near Peoria. From 1,067 Houses to 321 Condos/Apartments, 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 Peoria is on HomeAway.

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

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 Peoria:

  • Vistancia: 27 holiday homes
  • Fletcher Heights: 32 holiday homes
  • Tierra Del Rio: 24 holiday homes
  • Westwing Mountain: 26 holiday homes
  • Trilogy At Vistancia: 20 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Peoria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,067 Houses in Peoria. Our other popular types of Peoria holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 321 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Peoria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,151 holiday homes with pool available in Peoria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.