Choosing the Perfect Rental Home
When planning your Christmas in Scottsdale, your choice of rental location is extremely important. Our holiday rentals are spread throughout the Scottsdale area and come in a variety of sizes, providing the perfect headquarters for your holiday festivities. Depending on your needs, rent a loft, villa, or a multi-unit complex.If you’re bringing your entire extended family – don’t worry, our villas can accommodate large groups. The open floor plans are just right for large gatherings, and there’s room for the tree.
Depending on what you and your group like to do, we are sure to have the perfect rental in just the right location. Do you want to be right in the middle of all of the holiday cheer? Do you love barhopping and dancing the night away? Are there art lovers in the group? If so, then one of our rentals in Old Town will be perfect. Or do you love the quiet of the desert, and being able to hear the cry of a hawk as it soars up in the clouds? Is your idea of the perfect winter holiday to hike every day among towering Saguaro cacti? We have rentals that are perched right on the edge of the desert as well!
With its mild winter weather, Scottsdale is perfect for outdoor entertaining, and most rentals have outdoor amenities that can be used year-round, perfect for gazing at the amazing sunsets.Most of our rentals come with large outdoor entertaining spaces. These patios, covered porches, and balconies are perfect for enjoying our lovely mild winter weather and beautiful desert scenery. Dining al fresco, lounging around the pool, or enjoying the putting green (yes – some of our rentals have putting greens) are normally not considered winter or holiday activities, but here in Scottsdale they can be. A friendly putting competition could become a holiday tradition. And, snuggling up to the fire pit under the brilliant stars and moonlight is the perfect way to end the day. Our rental come with all the amenities you can imagine; you select the villa that has the things you want on your holiday in the Southwest.
All of our Holiday rentals in Scottsdale come fully furnished, including a fully equipped kitchen. Rentals are outfitted with flat screen TVs and internet connections, and many rentals feature heated private pools, hot tubs, game rooms, sound systems, fireplaces and more. And all rentals come with concierge service, including help with acquiring show and event tickets or providing transportation.
Holiday Events to Enjoy
There are several holiday lights events in Scottsdale. The entire family will enjoy taking the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park’s holiday light train, watching the tree lighting ceremony and Santa’s arrival.Train lovers or not, everyone will enjoy this holiday event.
If ice skating is part of your holiday tradition, the Fairmont Princess Resort has a desert rink surrounded by their lovely cactus garden. The kids will have fun visiting the Build-a-Bear Workshop and Santa’s Secret Headquarters. And everyone will love a visit to S’mores Land!
The Desert Botanical Gardens hosts one of the more magical events with their Las Noches de las Luminarias, as the desert trails are softly lit with over 8,000 luminaries. As you stroll along the glittering trails, you’ll be treated to holiday music by live musicians and entertainers. The Garden is an amazing place to visit anytime, but during this lighted festival it transforms into a magical place.
Scottsdazzle is a month-long festival of events in Old Town. Events include the Tree Lighting & Sing-along, Feliz Navidad Festival, and Canal Concerts. The Gold Palette Art Walk, wine tastings and a fairytale village complete with sugar plum fairies are a few more of the holiday events in this annual festival. And, don’t forget to stop at Old Town Candy & Toys in Old Town for those last-minute gifts. This old-fashioned candy store has it all: candy, games, and souvenirs. The candy alone is worth the trip and will send you down memory lane – all your favorite childhood treats are here! Old Town has over 400 restaurants and shops, so you’ll be able to find that perfect gift and a great meal too.
Book Your Holiday Getaway With our Holiday Rentals in Scottsdale
If you are planning a holiday vacation, look no further than lovely, historic Scottsdale. Let Parsons Villas help you with finding the perfect rental for all your holiday needs. We offer a wide variety of rentals in the heart of Old Town or in more secluded locations with desert views. Our amazing staff is standing by, ready to assist you with whatever you need to make your Christmas in Scottsdale the best it can be.