The Spanish word Mesa is translated to mean table
. In other words, a raised flat area. In the real world, imagine a large raised flat area and you have Mesa, Arizona
. Located about 20 miles east of Phoenix
in the East Valley section of the Phoenix Metropolitan area, Mesa is the third largest city in Arizona. There are a variety of lodging options in Mesa; all offer varying degrees of luxury
Mesa is a hub of cultural activity
. With the Mesa Arts Center, the gorgeous Mesa Arizona Temple, the Mesa Amphitheatre, the Mesa Grande Ruins and a variety of museums, there is plenty to see and do in the area. It doesn't matter where you choose to stay, every Mesa condo rental, vacation rental and general accommodations will make you feel right at home.
Any time of year is a great time to visit Mesa. Warm, sunny days and cool evening breezes make for an enjoyable climate, year-round
. The dry, clean air and average annual temperature of 86 degrees is attractive to visitors. Combine the fabulous weather with the dining and shopping options and you have the makings for an incredible vacation. Mesa’s prime Arizona location makes it a popular vacation destination. Everything a visitor could want or need can be found in Mesa
. Mesa vacation rentals provide some of the best accommodations and condo rentals in the area. The vacation rentals here are varied in size but provide all the luxuries and comforts you require.
Families will find plenty to do in Mesa. The nearby Phoenix Zoo
is always a hit, as is the Desert Botanical Gardens. Explore the natural attractions of the area such as the mysterious Superstition Mountains or cruise Canyon Lake
aboard the Dolly Steamboat. Other rivers, trails and parks surround the area. Or spend the day discovering the museums, old west towns and other cultural attractions. Of course, you can’t forget about golf
, another year-round attraction for area visitors.
Whether you choose to escape to Mesa for the entire winter, or are here for only a weekend, a vacation rental is a great choice of accommodation for your stay.