Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Encanto

Enjoy the area's museums, art galleries and live music and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Encanto. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale and Taliesin West are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Encanto

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Encanto a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Phoenix Zoo (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Wet 'n' Wild (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Arizona Biltmore Country Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Castle N' Coasters (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Short Course at Mountain Shadows (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Encanto

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Encanto is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Camelback Mountain (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Sunnyslope Mountain (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Encanto Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Ro He En Japanese Friendship Garden (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Piestewa Peak (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • North Mountain Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)

How to get to and around Encanto

The nearest airport is in Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), located 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Scottsdale, AZ (SCF), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

It's easy to get around Encanto by catching a ride on the metro at Thomas Rd - Central Ave Station, Osborn Rd - Central Ave Station or Encanto - Central Ave Station.

Where to stay around Encanto, Phoenix?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 287 vacation rentals near Encanto. From 111 Houses to 10 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Encanto for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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 Encanto:

  • Coronado: 98 vacation rentals
  • North Park Central: 33 vacation rentals
  • Los Olivos Historic District: 78 vacation rentals
  • Metropolitan Lofts: 26 vacation rentals
  • St Joseph's Hospital: 34 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Encanto?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 111 Houses in Encanto. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Encanto include:

  • Bungalows: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Encanto?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 126 vacation rentals with pool available in Encanto. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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