Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly South Mountain

Experience the unique character of South Mountain with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing. Taliesin West and Chase Field are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in South Mountain

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes South Mountain a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Phoenix Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Oasis Water Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • LEGOLAND Discovery Center Arizona (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Rolling Hills Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • ASU Karsten Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Mountain

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, South Mountain is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Camelback Mountain (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • South Mountain Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Ro He En Japanese Friendship Garden (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Encanto Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Sunnyslope Mountain (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Kiwanis Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around South Mountain

The nearest airport is in Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), located 4.4 mi (7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Chandler, AZ (CHD-Chandler Municipal), which is 16 mi (25.7 km) away.

Where to stay around South Mountain Village?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 3,221 vacation rentals near South Mountain Village. From 1,180 Houses to 1,485 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the South Mountain Village area.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to South Mountain Village?

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 South Mountain Village:

  • Paradise Valley Village: 3,577 vacation rentals
  • McCormick Ranch: 1,831 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Phoenix: 441 vacation rentals
  • Kierland: 738 vacation rentals
  • Pebblecreek: 50 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 South Mountain Village?

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

  • Arizona Grand Golf Course: 5,994 vacation rentals
  • South Mountain Park: 4,521 vacation rentals
  • Raven Golf Club: 5,912 vacation rentals
  • Mystery Castle: 4,844 vacation rentals
  • Arizona Science Center: 6,375 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Mountain Village 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 South Mountain Village?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,180 Houses in South Mountain Village. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Mountain Village include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,485 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 294 rentals available
  • Villas: 53 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Mountain Village?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,356 vacation rentals with pool available in South Mountain Village. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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