Vacation Rentals in Payson

Vacation Rentals in Payson

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Highlights Payson

  • Rich natural landscape
  • Various outdoor activities
  • Historical monuments and attractions

Best Vacation Rentals in Payson

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Vacation Rental for 6 Guests in Payson, Tonto National Forest
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Payson, Tonto National Forest
Vacation Rental • 1593 ft² • 3 Bedrooms
9.5
(25 reviews)
Country house, on a fourth of an acre, with large deck and garage. Very near to the geographic center of Arizona, enjoy the very private, elegance of this country home nestled among trees in the quiet woods while only minutes from downtown Payson. Payson, with its population about 15,000, has quaint small town appeal with it natural beauty and wildlife surroundings. The home’s large deck is a great place to spend as much of the day as you want relaxing in either shade or sun amongst the pine trees and local birds. It’s a wonderful place to barbeque and enjoy outside dining on the deck as we...
from $158 / night
Vacation Rental for 5 Guests in Payson, Tonto National Forest
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Payson, Tonto National Forest
Vacation Rental • 1249 ft² • 1 Bedroom
9.2
(68 reviews)
At the peak of the mountain, with the best views in Payson and a full private guest house. Your well behaved dogs are invited too. The amenities include a small gym and a sauna. You have full access to the house and the entire 1 acre property. You are at the top of the mountain with a 360 degree view for miles. Like the Kachinas, we are perched atop one of Payson’s highest points. We are on a private neighborhood road, with a small section of the road that is unpaved on the drive up. Quiet and secluded with a wonderful view of Payson and the surrounding town and mountains.
from $84 / night
Vacation Rental for 4 Guests in Payson, Tonto National Forest
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Payson, Tonto National Forest
Vacation Rental • 1195 ft² • 2 Bedrooms
10.0
(111 reviews)
Come relax in our home in the town of Payson! On a quiet street, we are surrounded by boulders and tall pines, however our home is just minutes from restaurants and shopping. Use our home as a springboard to all the wonderful activities in Rim Country then come home to a private backyard, fully fenced for your furry friends!There are so many events and activities in Rim County! See the Tonto Natural Bridge, or head up to Christopher Creek for an afternoon of fun and play. Hiking, fishing, mountain biking, antique shopping and of course rodeo! Our home is a great place to get away to cooler ...
from $143 / night

Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices Payson

$152for 2 Mar - 9 Mar
$265 annual average
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Current vacation rental availability Payson

46%for 2 Mar - 9 Mar
60% annual average
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Vacation Rentals in Payson

Vacation Rentals Locations

Payson, usually referred to as the "heart of Arizona," mainly because of its central location, has a rich natural landscape and is primarily surrounded by Tonto National Forest. If such an environment is what you would gravitate to when choosing a vacation destination, then Payson, Arizona, is a great pick. However, the quality of your vacation is at risk if you don't have your accommodation well sorted out, and that’s where we come in. We have upscale vacation rentals across town. If you like to be away from the hustle and bustle of the city, you can get one in a more serene and quiet environment and vice versa.

Vacation rentals for everyone

You don't have to leave out loved ones from your trips and miss out on making memories together because of accommodation issues. In Payson, you are looking at finding vacation rentals that can meet your travel needs. You can get a vacation rentals for up to 22 people with a balcony and one for as few as two occupants with a garden to enjoy, all at reasonable prices. You can also enjoy other amenities like a pool, TV, and some even come with pets! Enjoy vacations with your family and friends in the spacious rentals that will make you feel at home away from home.

Vacations in Payson

The area and getting around

Beautiful city with numerous attractions

Payson is in one of the hottest states in America's vast Southwest but looks and feels nothing like it. Thanks to the Tonto National Forest, the scenery is to die for, and the town experiences a temperate Meditteranean climate, making it a great destination to visit on vacation. Payson is home to numerous attractions that you can enjoy while on holiday, including beautiful parks, museums, historical sites, and monuments like The Battle of Big Dry Wash monument, among many others. You can also enjoy fossil hunting with your family or friends at the Paleo site in Payson, and who knows, you just might find something valuable. Verde River hot springs are another great attraction where you can soak and soothe your weary bones after a long day of exploration.

Payson's Culinary scene

The high mountain town has a lot to offer when it comes to food. When exploring a new town, everyone wants to experience the local cuisine to understand the culture and people of the area more. It would also not hurt to have international cuisine available for the days when you're craving something else. Finding local and international cuisine here in Payson should not be a problem. You can enjoy well-made food from experienced chefs in restaurants like Macky's Grill, Fargo's Steakhouse, among many others. You can also head on over to Sweet Country Charm Fudge and Gifts, enjoy some fudge and sweets as you get some gifts to take back home with you.

Travelers and activities

Payson for history enthusiasts

The city of Payson is vibrant historically, and that can be seen from the different areas like museums where it has been preserved for generations to come and learn. If you happen to be a history enthusiast, you will most definitely love exploring this particular town. One of the most fascinating and educational historical sites to visit is Rim Country Museum and Zane Grey Cabin, where you will learn more about early Arizona life. You can also visit Deming Pioneer Park and learn more about the heroic pioneers who explored the area ad settled there more than a century ago. Shoofly Village Ruins and hiking the Railroad tunnel trail are among the many other places you must visit while here.

Numerous recreational activities

You cannot run out of recreational activities while in Payson. The town is home to several parks that offer visitors many activities to engage in during their visit. You can go for a picnic, walk or even go fishing at Green valley park. Lovers of hiking can also do that at Mogollon Rim, where outdoor skiing is also available. Photographers will also love hiking the Mazatzal Wilderness area, where a variety of wildlife can be spotted as well as great spots for good shots. Set aside enough time to explore Payson; there is so much to it!

Payson is well-known for its rodeo, which is the world's oldest continuous rodeo.

Top 5 travel tips for Payson

1. Tonto Creek Fish Hatchery

Visit this free-to-visit hatchery located on North Tonto Creek Road and learn more about fish and how they are introduced into the wild to boost the native fish population.

2. Shoofly Village Ruins

Go site seeing in Shoofly Village Ruins inhabited about 700 to 1000 years ago by the Mogollon people. There is a picnic area where you can set up and snack after exploring the ruins.

3. Kohls Ranch Stable

This has got to be one of the best places to experience horseback riding in Arizona. You will ride through an ancient forest, view a variety of beautiful birds, observe deer and elk, cross water, and Climb Mountains during the ride.

4. Verde River Hot Springs

Evenings in Payson can get quite chilly, even during summer. Nothing will relieve those tired bones like a dip in Verde Hot Springs after a hard day of hiking through the woods and seeing all of the area's sights.

5. Payson Candle Factory

Candles make for perfect gifts, especially the ones handmade in Arizona. Though not large by factory standards, visit and observe the production area and watch how professionals do it, and you are urged to try your hand at it.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Payson

How much do you pay, on average, for vacation rentals in Payson?

At an average cost of $273 per night, Payson lies at the lower end of the price range for vacation rentals in the USA.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in Payson?

]If you want to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit Payson are October ($231 the average per night for accommodation), February ($240), and January ($246).

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Payson?

Analyzing the data from last year, we found that costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of June ($340), July ($298), and September ($294).

Should I plan a trip to Payson well in advance?

It's worthwhile if you can book your stay with plenty of time when visiting Payson, as only 21% of our accommodations are usually available throughout the year.

Which months offer the highest availability?

Last year, the months with more available accommodation of the year in Payson were August, September and October, with average availabilities of 58%, 42%, and 33%, respectively.

How many vacation rentals does Holidu have in Payson?

Holidu has 60 properties in Payson, provided by 2 different partners.

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