Prescott travel guide

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You're Going to Love Prescott

With a population of 39,843, Prescott is a must-see destination in Arizona, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Prescott deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Prescott

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Finn (3150 Touchmark Blvd) and Gurley St Grill (230 W. Gurley St) are great picks.

When to visit Prescott

Prescott in January
Estimated hotel price
$108
1 night at 3-star hotel
Prescott in January
Estimated hotel price
$108
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Prescott in July, when the average temperature is 75.2 °F, and the highest can go up to 89.6 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 26.6 °F, with an average temperature of 39.2 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 3″. In contrast, June is usually the driest month of the year in Prescott, with an average rainfall of 0.4″.

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How to Get to Prescott

Plane

When flying to Prescott, you’ll arrive at Prescott (PRC), which is located 8 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Prescott departs from Los Angeles and takes around 1h 23m.

Car

Another option to get to Prescott is to pick up a car rental from Las Vegas, which is about 188 miles from Prescott. You’ll find branches of Fox and Easirent, among others, in Las Vegas.

Plane

When flying to Prescott, you’ll arrive at Prescott (PRC), which is located 8 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Prescott departs from Los Angeles and takes around 1h 23m.

Car

Another option to get to Prescott is to pick up a car rental from Las Vegas, which is about 188 miles from Prescott. You’ll find branches of Fox and Easirent, among others, in Las Vegas.

Airlines serving Prescott

Lufthansa
Good (4,589 reviews)
KLM
Good (845 reviews)
SWISS
Good (921 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,426 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,598 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,275 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,548 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (479 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,926 reviews)
Emirates
Good (2,123 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,485 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,692 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (225 reviews)
Finnair
Good (878 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (834 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,161 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (911 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (832 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,487 reviews)
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Where to stay in Prescott

Average rates range from around $217 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $215 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Quality Inn Prescott and Best Western Prescottonian.

Where to stay in popular areas of Prescott

Most booked hotels in Prescott

Days Inn by Wyndham Prescott
2 stars
Excellent (8.9, 913 reviews)
$88+
Hassayampa Inn
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, 875 reviews)
$104+
Hotel St. Michael
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, 1053 reviews)
$131+
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Conference Center Prescott
2 stars
Excellent (8.4, 561 reviews)
$112+
Forest Villas Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, 928 reviews)
$132+
Prescott Resort & Conference Center
3 stars
Good (7.9, 840 reviews)
$169+

Renting a car in Prescott

Renting a car in Prescott costs $64 per day, on average, or $129 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 8% more expensive than at Prescott.

Expect to pay $3.86 per gallon in Prescott (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $46.33 and $61.78. Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Prescott, while also 46% cheaper than other types, on average.

Renting a car in Prescott costs $64 per day, on average, or $129 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 8% more expensive than at Prescott.

Expect to pay $3.86 per gallon in Prescott (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $46.33 and $61.78. Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Prescott, while also 46% cheaper than other types, on average.