Destination guide

Outdoor fun at Pinetop-Lakeside vacation home rentals

Surrounded by lakes and close to the White Mountains, Pinetop-Lakeside has long been a peaceful vacation retreat. You'll find a number of Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rentals just a short walk from the lakes, allowing you to sail, swim or take long walks by the water. From fishing to horse riding, the area is popular with outdoor enthusiasts, and there's even skiing as you head high into the mountains during the winter months. Whether you stay in a rustic cabin or luxury condo, Pinetop-Lakeside has something for everyone.

Things to do

Attractions near Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rentals

In-between exploring the area's lakes, there are many places in Pinetop-Lakeside where you can enjoy a fun day with the family. White Mountain Family Fun Park has go-karts, an amusement arcade, mini golf and an escape room game, meaning there's something for all ages. If you want to explore the area, then Pinetop Lakes Activity Center & Stables is a good place to start, offering horseback trail rides and carriage rides through the woodlands. Porter Mountain Stables also offer riding, with trails through the pine-covered White Mountain area, through forests and next to lakes.

Activities

Activities near Pinetop-Lakeside vacation homes

As the town's name suggests, Pinetop-Lakeside is surrounded by a number of lakes as well as reservoirs, making it popular for watersports and outdoor fun. This serene lake sits among thick forests of pine trees, where rare birds can often be seen perching on the branches. Many Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rentals can be found near this lake, which is especially popular in summer. Manmade Rainbow Lake is also close to the town, and is full of bass and trout to catch from the pier. Hire a small boat and explore this peaceful lake, perhaps stopping off for a swim.

Day trips

Best excursions near Pinetop-Lakeside vacation homes

Pinetop-Lakeside is the perfect base camp to explore the sights of Winslow. Vacation homes are just a short distance from places like Standin’ on a Corner Foundation, a historic area with a 2-story mural, a life-size statue, and native landscaping, and Homolovi State Park, a vast desert park on Hopi lands with trails, camping, and petroglyph sites. You could also visit Old Trails Museum, a museum with a collection of local artifacts and memorabilia from the area’s earliest inhabitants, and La Posada Historic District, a lively district with unique architecture, gardens, and local hotspots.

Weather

Climate for your stay in Pinetop-Lakeside vacation homes

Pinetop-Lakeside is a popular spot in summer, when people come to escape the uncomfortable summer heat in a cooler, comfortable atmosphere. Summer is warm and dry, and comfortable enough for those staying in Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rentals to enjoy hiking, biking and outdoor fun. The mild weather continues into spring and fall, with only small amounts of rain. Winter is usually mild too, although, as you get closer to the White Mountains, there's a higher chance of freezing, with enough snow to allow for skiing at the higher altitudes.

Natural features

Enjoy Pinetop-Lakeside's mountain and lake scenery

Pinetop-Lakeside is surrounded by unspoiled natural beauty, with lakes and mountains taking up most of the landscape. Just south of the town are the White Mountains, which are surrounded by forests and meadows filled with wild flowers. The mountains have a large number of trails, popular for hiking and biking, with panoramic views across the area, once you reach the peak. From December to March, it's one of the few places in Arizona where you can ski, with powdery trails found high in the mountains. With several lakes nearby, there's all sorts to do from fishing to swimming or boating.

Good for couples

Couple's retreat near Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rentals

Pinetop-Lakeside is an idyllic location that’s ideal for a romantic retreat. Vacation rentals are available near places like Woodland Lake Park, a lakeside recreation hub in a pine forest with horse, hiking, and biking trails, fishing, boating, and picnic areas, and Woodland Reservoir, a reservoir with scenic surrounds and opportunities for watersports. You may also enjoy Hon-Dah Casino, a vintage gambling complex with slots, table games, and live entertainment.

Where to stay around Pinetop-Lakeside?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 553 vacation rentals near Pinetop-Lakeside. From 291 Cabins to 126 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pinetop-Lakeside for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Pinetop-Lakeside?

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

  • Pinetop Lakes Golf & Country Club: 554 vacation rentals
  • Hon-Dah Casino: 546 vacation rentals
  • Ponderosa Plaza: 554 vacation rentals
  • Woodland Lake Park: 554 vacation rentals
  • Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area: 557 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pinetop-Lakeside 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 Cabins in Pinetop-Lakeside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 291 Cabins in Pinetop-Lakeside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pinetop-Lakeside include:

  • Houses: 126 rentals available
  • Cottages: 291 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 291 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pinetop-Lakeside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 133 vacation rentals with pool available in Pinetop-Lakeside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.