Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Sandy is ready to explore

Enjoy the churches and other features of Sandy. This city's lake, football matches and skiing draw many visitors. Alta Ski Area and Clark Planetarium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Sandy

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sandy a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alta Ski Area (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Park City Mountain Resort (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Deer Valley Resort (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Pebblebrook Golf Links (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Loveland Living Planet Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Jungle Jim's Playland (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Sandy

Sandy is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, December, February or March, when snowfall averages 26.15 inches and temperatures average -5°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Sandy

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sandy is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dimple Dell Nature Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Big Cottonwood Canyon (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Sugar House Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Liberty Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • International Peace Gardens (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • This is the Place Heritage Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sandy

The nearest airport is in Salt Lake City, UT (SLC-Salt Lake City Intl.), located 15.3 mi (24.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Provo, UT (PVU), which is 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away.

You can get around Sandy by catching a ride on the metro at Sandy Expo Station, Historic Sandy Station or Sandy Civic Center Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sandy?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 748 vacation rentals near Sandy. From 426 houses to 240 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 Sandy for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Pebblebrook Golf Course: 4,831 vacation rentals
  • Crescent View Station: 1,263 vacation rentals
  • Loveland Living Planet Aquarium: 2,463 vacation rentals
  • Dimple Dell Nature Park: 3,815 vacation rentals
  • South Towne Center: 1,196 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sandy listed on Vrbo UK 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 Sandy?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 426 Houses in Sandy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sandy include:

  • Flats: 240 rentals available
  • Studios: 119 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 70 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sandy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 161 vacation rentals with pool available in Sandy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.