Destination guide

The majestic setting of Marana is ready to explore

The mountains and desert create a pretty picture of Marana. Well-liked for its spas, golfing and hiking, this city is both relaxing and scenic. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Marana

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Travelers enjoy fun activities like golfing and hiking. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Marana a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Old Tucson Studios (18.4 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Breakers Water Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Golf Club at Dove Mountain (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Gallery Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Quarry Pines Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Marana

Marana is famous for its captivating mountain views and desert landscape. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Marana is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ironwood Forest National Monument (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Mike Jacob Sports Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Sweetwater Preserve (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Pima Prickly Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Christopher Columbus Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Tucson Mountain Park (19 mi / 30.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Marana

Fly into Tucson, AZ (AVW-Marana Regional), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Tucson, AZ (TUS-Tucson Intl.), which is 30.6 mi (49.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Marana?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 922 vacation rentals near Marana. From 435 Houses to 205 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 Marana for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Marana:

  • Dove Mountain: 39 vacation rentals
  • Quail Crossing: 18 vacation rentals
  • Rancho Vistoso: 148 vacation rentals
  • Starr Pass: 63 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 213 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 Marana?

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

  • Golf Club at Dove Mountain: 1,155 vacation rentals
  • Gallery Golf Club: 1,348 vacation rentals
  • Breakers Water Park: 1,293 vacation rentals
  • Robson Ranch Golf Club: 61 vacation rentals
  • University of Arizona: 494 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 435 Houses in Marana. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Marana include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 205 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 79 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 Marana?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 606 vacation rentals with pool available in Marana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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