Destination guide

Delight in the desert landscape of Gold Canyon

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Gold Canyon. Renowned for its hiking, mountain views and wildlife, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Gold Canyon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Gold Canyon has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gold Canyon Golf Resort (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Superstition Springs Golf Club (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Poston Butte Golf Club (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Longbow Golf Club (22.3 mi / 36 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gold Canyon

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gold Canyon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Canyon Lake (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Usery Mountain Regional Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Saguaro Lake (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gold Canyon

The nearest airport is in Mesa, AZ (AZA-Phoenix - Mesa Gateway), located 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Mesa, AZ (MSC-Falcon Field Municipal), which is 22.8 mi (36.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Gold Canyon?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 769 vacation rentals near Gold Canyon. From 471 Houses to 139 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gold Canyon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Gold Canyon?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gold Canyon:

  • Mesa del Oro: 17 vacation rentals
  • Golden Springs: 23 vacation rentals
  • Vista Point: 20 vacation rentals
  • Leisure World: 23 vacation rentals
  • Encanterra: 21 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Gold Canyon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Gold Canyon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Gold Canyon Golf Resort: 872 vacation rentals
  • Gold Canyon Resort - Dinosaur Mountain Golf Course: 870 vacation rentals
  • Fountain Hills Fountain: 5,612 vacation rentals
  • Superstition Springs Golf Club: 4,341 vacation rentals
  • We-Ko-Pa Golf Club: 5,302 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gold Canyon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gold Canyon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 471 Houses in Gold Canyon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gold Canyon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 139 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 70 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gold Canyon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 626 vacation rentals with pool available in Gold Canyon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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