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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 1,694 vacation rentals near Peoria. From 1,115 Houses to 347 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 Peoria for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Peoria:

  • Vistancia: 27 vacation rentals
  • Westbrook Village: 69 vacation rentals
  • Cibola Vista: 56 vacation rentals
  • Desert Harbor: 20 vacation rentals
  • Fletcher Heights: 20 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 Peoria?

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

  • Peoria Sports Complex: 4,041 vacation rentals
  • Arizona Broadway Theatre: 4,319 vacation rentals
  • Rio Vista Recreation Park: 3,709 vacation rentals
  • Arizona Challenger Space Center: 3,738 vacation rentals
  • Westbrook Village Golf Course: 3,237 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Peoria 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 Peoria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,115 Houses in Peoria. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Peoria include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 347 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 77 rentals available
  • Villas: 10 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 Peoria?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,230 vacation rentals with pool available in Peoria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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