Destination guide

Delight in the desert landscape of Sun City

The desert and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Sun City. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Peoria Sports Complex and Gila River Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Sun City

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Sun City has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wet 'n' Wild (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • AZ Challenger Space Center (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Arrowhead Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Glendale Aquatic Center (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • The 500 Club (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Victory Lane Sports Complex (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sun City

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Sun City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centennial Friendship Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Rio Vista Recreation Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Sahuaro Ranch Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Thunderbird Conservation Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Adobe Dam Regional Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Shaw Butte (12 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sun City

Fly into Phoenix, AZ (DVT-Phoenix Deer Valley), the closest airport, located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), which is 21.4 mi (34.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sun City?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,920 vacation rentals near Sun City. From 1,182 houses to 612 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sun City for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Sun City?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 1,182 Houses in Sun City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sun City include:

  • Flats: 612 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 69 rentals available
  • Villas: 16 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 Sun City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,382 vacation rentals with pool available in Sun City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.