Destination guide

The friendly city of Glendale awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Glendale with a stay in a private vacation home. Well known for its sporting events, university setting and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Gila River Arena and University of Phoenix Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Glendale

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Glendale a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Wet 'n' Wild (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Phoenix Zoo (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Glendale Aquatic Center (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Arrowhead Country Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Castle N' Coasters (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Glendale

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Glendale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. 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 (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Sahuaro Ranch Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Rio Vista Recreation Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Shaw Butte (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Thunderbird Conservation Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Centennial Friendship Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Glendale

The nearest airport is in Phoenix, AZ (DVT-Phoenix Deer Valley), located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), which is 15.8 mi (25.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Glendale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,504 holiday lettings near Glendale. From 1,475 Houses to 742 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 Glendale is on HomeAway.

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

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 Glendale:

  • Arrowhead Ranch: 80 holiday homes
  • Arrowhead Lakes: 31 holiday homes
  • Glendale Sports and Entertainment District: 37 holiday homes
  • Sierra Verde at Arrowhead Ranch: 30 holiday homes
  • Hillcrest Ranch Homeowners: 16 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 Glendale?

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

  • Arrowhead Towne Center: 4,294 holiday lettings
  • Westgate Entertainment District: 3,531 holiday lettings
  • University of Phoenix Stadium: 2,040 holiday lettings
  • Glendale Aquatic Center: 5,920 holiday lettings
  • Luke Air Force Base: 2,149 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glendale 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 Houses in Glendale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,475 Houses in Glendale. Our other popular types of Glendale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 742 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 108 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 Glendale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,769 holiday homes with pool available in Glendale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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