Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Pinetop that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at $100 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Pinetop. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Escape the dry desert summers in Pinetop-Lakeside

The town of Pinetop-Lakeside was once 2 towns founded by Mormons in the late 19th century. The communities were joined in 1984 to create Pinetop-Lakeside. Located in eastern Arizona, the town, which serves as the gateway to the lush White Mountains, is a popular getaway for those living in Tucson and Phoenix who come to the forests and mountains to take refuge from the desert heat. The name comes from the many picturesque lakes that dot the hilly scenery. Use one of the Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rentals as your base to hike and bike along the mountain trails, and discover the glories of the region.

Things to do

Festivals and Apache culture

Staying at a Pinetop-Lakeside vacation rental is often regarded as the ideal way to get stuck into the outdoor activities within the spectacular surrounding countryside. There are also several local historical attractions nearby, including General Cook's Headquarters and the Apache Cultural Center along Highway 73. If you visit between June and September, there are several festivals in town such as the High Mountain Music Festival, the Arts & Crafts Festival, the High Country Hummingbird Festival, and the music, food, and crafts of the Fall Artisan Festival. If you want a flutter, you can try your luck at cards and slots at the Hon-Dah Casino Resort.

Activities

Hike along the winding rivers

The town is the prime entry point to the ravishing White Mountains, characterized by pine forests, bubbling creeks, glistening mountain lakes, and winding rivers. The mountainous landscape lends itself to many outdoor pursuits. In the lakes and streams, you can cast your fly fishing line in to catch wild trout, and hike along the banks in admiring the wild elk. Golfing in the pleasant Alpine air is popular and there are several fine courses near to Pinetop-Lakeside. In the winter snows, you can hike with snowshoes, cross-country ski, hunt for deer and go sledding.

Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Pinetop

Travelers enjoy Pinetop for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in February, March, January or December, when snowfall averages 4 inches and temperatures average 38°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pinetop

Travelers enjoy Pinetop for its lakeside setting, mountain views and sunrises. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Pinetop is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rainbow Lake (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation (20.2 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Woodland Lake Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Pinetop

The nearest airport is in Show Low, AZ (SOW-Show Low Regional), located 10 mi (16.1 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Pinetop?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. It's time to pack your bags and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Pinetop:

  • Around 4 miles from the center of Pinetop, you'll want to keep coming back to "Log Cabin Luxury Retreat With Hot Tub For Romantic Escape Or Family Get". It has 3 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like free WiFi and a dryer.
  • Alternatively, make a booking at "Cabin - Bear Haven, Family Friendly, Free Wifi". Located around 13 miles from the heart of Pinetop, it has 2 bedrooms and features outdoor furniture and a nearby hospital.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Pinetop vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Pinetop?

Punching far above its weight when it comes to charm and innovation, a tiny house vacation rental in Pinetop promises big adventure. Turn off all your tech and switch your focus to Mother Nature at one of these compact stays:

  • Enjoy a simpler way of life at "The Little Lodge - Cute Tiny Home With Casita". Amenities at this hideaway in Pinetop-Lakeside include WiFi, a hair dryer and more.
  • "Quaint Tiny Home On Working Homestead" in Taylor is another great choice. A video library and coffee and tea making facilities will help make your stay here even more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Pinetop?

There's something inherently cozy about hanging out in a log cabin with a cup of tea and a good book. Leave the busyness of everyday life behind and spend a few nights or more at one of these log cabins in Pinetop:

  • If you'd like to try fishing and sledding while you're in Pinetop, "Log Cabin Luxury Retreat With Hot Tub For Romantic Escape Or Family Get" in Pinetop will be a great choice.
  • Alternatively, consider "Pinetop Log Cabin, Garage, Parking". Try some cross-country skiing or sledding or just rest and relax at this Pinetop getaway.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Pinetop?

We all need a break every now and again. If you're yearning for a couple of lazy mornings lounging around in your PJs with a coffee and the morning paper, there's no shortage of fantastic weekend getaways in and around Pinetop. Check out two of our favorites:

  • "Cabin - White Mountain Retreat With Jacuzzi" is around 1 mile northwest of Pinetop and the perfect place to recharge your batteries. You'll like the useful amenities here, including pet-friendly services and a boat.
  • Alternatively, fling a few clothes in your bag and head to "Beautiful Lakefront Luxury Cabin In The Shores At Rainbow Lake Gated Community". This top getaway is about 2 miles northwest of Pinetop and offers a lake view and a hair dryer.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Pinetop?

Studio apartments may be small, but they sure pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Put your bags down at one of these sought-after studio apartments in or near Pinetop:

  • One of our top picks is "Sweet, Impeccable Cabin In The Pines Hiking". Lock in a few nights or longer at this popular stay and you'll have access to an iron and ironing board and a nearby laundromat.
  • Another great rental is "Grandma's Cabin. Cozy And Relaxing. You Won't Be Disappointed". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfy apartment is loaded with handy amenities like internet services, outdoor furniture and plenty more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Pinetop?

From chic studio apartments to spacious homes, Vrbo has your whirlwind escape sorted. Here are just two of our favorite picks in and around Pinetop:

  • If you can only spare a few nights, "Beautiful Cabin In The White Mountains" is a terrific choice. It's close to central Pinetop, so you'll be near all the top attractions.
  • "Recently Remodeled 5 Bedroom Home In Pinetop Crossings Pet Friendly" is also well located. Settle in here and discover why many guests rate this getaway as one of their favorites.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Pinetop?

Whether spent in a cabin, an apartment or a lodge, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to spice up your love life. Whisk your sweetie off for a couple of leisurely days at one of these popular escapes in or near Pinetop:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of passion-filled nights at "Log Cabin Luxury Retreat With Hot Tub For Romantic Escape Or Family Get". Located approximately 4 miles from Pinetop, this property comes with plenty of nice touches, like a fireplace and a restaurant dining guide.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few precious days together is "Cabin - Bear Haven, Family Friendly, Free Wifi". Located around 13 miles from Pinetop, a fireplace and air conditioning add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Pinetop?

Big groups mean massive fun. They also mean finding a place that'll effortlessly fit your entire gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Pinetop and spend time with your favorite people under the one roof:

  • A wealth of amenities including a lake view and a garden make "Beautiful Lakefront Luxury Cabin In The Shores At Rainbow Lake Gated Community" a favorite. This generous retreat has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From the heart of Pinetop, it's around 2 miles away to the northwest.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending precious time with loved ones, and "Cabin - Tranquility In The Tall Pines Of Lakeside" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 5 miles to the northwest of Pinetop, as many as 12 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 3 bedrooms. A fireplace and a kitchen are among the numerous amenities you'll have at hand.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Pinetop?

Now and again you just have to escape from it all ... With, say, 30 or so of your friends and relatives. Whether you're after someplace to stay with the extended fam or you're planning a shindig, we have large vacation rentals in and around Pinetop that'll house your entire party:

  • "Need More Space One Of A Kind Cabin": With 6 bedrooms housing up to 32 people, there's space enough for everyone. You and your group will have access to a host of amenities including a garden and a swimming pool.
  • "Kobey's Ski Lodge And Golf Retreat+ +pool Table+theater+perfect Location": Get your entire party's nod of approval at this getaway which features a fireplace and a garden. With 6 bedrooms, up to 32 guests can stay and play here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Pinetop?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to spend your vacation, especially if you're getting away with the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Pinetop and spend your days splashing around:

  • Switch to vacay mode at "Cabin - Whispering Pines - Victorian House", where your biggest priority will be relaxing by the pool. Amenities such as a fridge and a living room help make this escape a guest favorite.
  • "New The Hawley House - Vintage Cabin In Lakeside" is the type of place you go to leave it all behind and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its pool. A microwave oven and a toaster are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfortable.

Not sure what the weather's like in Pinetop? It has an oceanic climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 60 ºF to 80 ºF. If you're searching for a little more inspiration on places to stay in this exciting destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire selection of Pinetop vacation rentals.