Destination guide

The friendly city of Glendale awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Glendale with a stay in a holiday home rental. 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-see attractions. If you're looking for accommodation options 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 holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Glendale a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Travelling 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 centre. 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 near Glendale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,358 holiday rentals near Glendale. From 1,380 Houses to 662 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes 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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Glendale:

  • Arrowhead Ranch: 81 holiday homes
  • Arrowhead Lakes: 32 holiday homes
  • Glendale Sports and Entertainment District: 29 holiday homes
  • Sierra Verde at Arrowhead Ranch: 29 holiday homes
  • Arrowhead Phase I: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes 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 homes near great places in Glendale. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Arrowhead Towne Center: 3,957 holiday rentals
  • Westgate Entertainment District: 3,262 holiday rentals
  • University of Phoenix Stadium: 1,894 holiday rentals
  • Glendale Aquatic Center: 5,510 holiday rentals
  • Luke Air Force Base: 2,012 holiday rentals

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 1,380 Houses in Glendale. Our other popular types of Glendale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 662 holiday houses
  • Villas: 16 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 122 holiday houses

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 1,595 holiday homes with pool available in Glendale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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