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Recent Colorado River Area reviews

  • Great Home!

    "My group and I had such an amazing time at this rental! The kudos would not stop, as it was I who was in charge of finding the perfect rental for our Memorial Day weekend getaway, and it is safe to say that I was "the man" for the duration of our trip. The game room (yes, I won my fair share of pool games), pool and jacuzzi were some of our go-to activities while at the house, not to mention its great proximity to the lake. This was our first time visiting Havasu and we had such an amazing time the group suggested making it an annual trip and for this rental to be a must-have when we come again. If you're planning a trip to Havasu be sure to book this property, as it will not disappoint."
    Guest: Shon Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 2, 2014
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  • Great view

    "Very clean and well decorated."
    Guest: B Garage Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • Superb vacation

    "My wife and I are still smiling about our 10 weeks in Yuma. In the many years of travels, this home was the best that we have ever rented. It was our "home" away from home. The owners were so accommodating with any request. Very quiet location, yet close enough to get to most activities that we enjoyed. The house featured every amenity you could ever need. We are thankful to the owners for sharing their gem with us. In fact, we have reserved it for 2016 already!"
    Guest: C S. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: March 22, 2015
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  • Quiet, comfortable, and homey.

    "Was exactly as described. A great location for everything we did. Owners promptly addressed any problem to our complete satisfaction; actually the couple of minor problems made it feel just like home. I'm 6'5" and the height of the showerhead in the front bathroom was a dream. I would stay here again in a heartbeat."
    Guest: Eric S. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: January 31, 2015
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Colorado River Area Travel Tips

Best Time of Year to Visit West Arizona Vacation Rentals

West Arizona enjoys a warm year-round climate. This makes it an ideal vacation destination. Even when most people in the United States are hiding under layers of clothing, visitors to Arizona can be enjoying water sports without having to put on a wetsuit. Lake Havasu is one of the region's great attractions along with the mighty Colorado River. The western part of Arizona is therefore a favorite destination for those who enjoy water sports. The summer months can get particularly hot and most people prefer to visit during the cooler winter months when the daytime temperatures aren't quite as scorching.

Fun in the Sun at West Arizona River Rentals

Many of the vacation homes in western Arizona are located along the lakeshore of Lake Havasu or on the banks of the Colorado River. This provides easy access to the water for a wide range of water sports. Power boating and waterskiing are favorite pastimes. During the school vacation season, you can see many families enjoying a day out on the water. Jet Skis are sometimes available to rent or you can bring your own along. Sailing is another popular activity on the lake. For people who prefer more leisurely activities, the waters offer excellent fishing opportunities. Find out from the locals about the best lakeshore fishing spots and you may be able to hook some bass, crappie or bluegill.

If you prefer to stay on land, there are many nature trails to explore along the lakeshore. There are also several wildlife sanctuaries where you can go birdwatching. The Havasu National Wildlife Refuge is home to some of North America's rarest bird species such as the Southwestern Willow Flycatcher and the Yuma Clapper Rail. No visit to Arizona is complete without seeing the countryside from the saddle. There are local outfitters that offer horseback rides in Western Arizona. For anyone who has an interest in history, there are several museums which have interesting exhibits showcasing the area's culture and history.

Interesting Landmarks near West Arizona Vacation Homes

Perhaps one of the most famous landmarks is London Bridge. This bridge once spanned the Thames in London but was decommissioned because it started sinking into the river. A local industrialist purchased the bridge from the British government, had it dismantled and shipped to Arizona. There it was rebuilt and now stands tall as a famous landmark of Lake Havasu City. The bridge was officially opened in 1971 and every year there is an annual 10-day festival that takes place to commemorate the bridge.

Yuma is an interesting area where you can see many historic sites. These include seeing an old Wild West prison cell and the Quartermaster Depot. There is also the Sanguinetti House Museum in Yuma. All of these historic landmarks provide some unique insight into life of the Wild West in Arizona during the 1800s.

Oatman is a quaint old-fashioned gold mining town that can be found along the famous Route 66. The town is characterized by old shops and saloons where you can enjoy some western style. The town has some resident wild burros that forage around town for carrots and other treats from visitors.

Visitors to Arizona Vacation Rentals

Many visitors to the western part of Arizona enjoy the outdoors and exploring historic sites. You can combine a horseback excursion with wildlife viewing or spend a day out on the lakes and rivers. It is an ideal family vacation destination and great place to spend summer school holidays with the kids.

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