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Mesa
Mesa is a thriving metropolis in the southwest, with lifestyle and leisure pursuits in high demand by visitors. Surrounded by the Sonoran Desert, Mesa is a playground for outdoor recreation, with convenient access to three lakes, two rivers and endless hiking trails. The city’s downtown is a vibrant epicenter with boutiques, antique shops, museums, studios and cafes – all anchored by Mesa Arts Center. Mesa is home to a stunning collection of golf courses, superb dining and upscale shopping.

All things to do » Things to do

Commemorative Air Force Museum
Commemorative Air Force Museum
Attraction type: Military Museums
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Mesa Arts Center
Mesa Arts Center
Attraction type: Art Museums
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Usery Mountain Regional Park
Usery Mountain Regional Park
Attraction type: Parks
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Mesa Arizona Temple Visitors' Center
Mesa Arizona Temple Visitors' Center
Attraction type: Visitor Centres
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Arizona Museum of Natural History
Arizona Museum of Natural History
Owner description: The Arizona Museum of Natural History is the premier natural history museum in Arizona. It is dedicated to inspire wonder, respect, and understanding for the natural and cultural... more Owner description: The Arizona Museum of Natural History is the premier natural history museum in Arizona. It is dedicated to inspire wonder, respect, and understanding for the natural and cultural history of the Southwest. Explore Arizona and the Southwest from the creation of the earth 4.5 Billion years ago to the present. See the origins of life on earth, meteorites and minerals. In Dinosaur Hall, discover some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever lived, and on Dinosaur Mountain see how some appeared and sounded in a natural context. In a Walk through Time, explore ancient Arizona's Paleozoic Seas, Triassic Petrified Forest, monsters of the Cretaceous Seas, and the first animals to fly. "Rulers of the Prehistoric Skies", our newest exhibit, presents the amazing diversity of Pterosaurs, the flying reptiles of the Mesozoic. Neither dinosaurs nor birds, Pterosaurs ruled the skies from about 225 to 65 million years ago. less
Attraction type: Speciality Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Red White & Brew
Red White & Brew
Ranked #1 of 813 Restaurants in Mesa
Cuisines: American
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, After-hours
The Cutting Board Bakery and Cafe
The Cutting Board Bakery and Cafe
Ranked #2 of 813 Restaurants in Mesa
Organ Stop Pizza
Organ Stop Pizza
Ranked #3 of 813 Restaurants in Mesa
Price:
Cuisines: Pizza
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Dinner
T.C. Eggington's
T.C. Eggington's
Ranked #4 of 813 Restaurants in Mesa
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Blue Adobe Sante Fe Grille
Blue Adobe Sante Fe Grille
Ranked #5 of 813 Restaurants in Mesa
Price: USD 10 - 20
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Child-friendly, Business, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch Spot, Dinner, Reservations, After-hours, Dessert

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Monte Vista RV Resort
2.0 of 5
Monte Vista RV Resort
USD 25 - 75
Ranked #1 of 14 Speciality Lodging in Mesa
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Baymont Inn & Suites Mesa
2.5 of 5
Baymont Inn & Suites Mesa
USD 45 - 139
Ranked #9 of 57 Hotels in Mesa
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Mesa Mezona Hotel
2.0 of 5
Mesa Mezona Hotel
USD 51 - 127
Ranked #13 of 57 Hotels in Mesa
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Hyatt Place Phoenix/Mesa
3.0 of 5
Hyatt Place Phoenix/Mesa
USD 100 - 223
Ranked #2 of 57 Hotels in Mesa
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La Quinta Inn & Suites Phoenix Mesa West
2.5 of 5
La Quinta Inn & Suites Phoenix Mesa West
USD 66 - 123
Ranked #3 of 57 Hotels in Mesa
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Days Hotel Mesa Country Club
2.5 of 5
Days Hotel Mesa Country Club
USD 61 - 92
Ranked #4 of 57 Hotels in Mesa
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

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The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician
5.0 of 5
The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician
USD 340 - 896
Ranked #1 of 78 Hotels in Scottsdale
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Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North
5.0 of 5
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North
USD 186 - 845
Ranked #3 of 78 Hotels in Scottsdale
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Westin Kierland Villas
4.0 of 5
Westin Kierland Villas
USD 187 - 534
Ranked #4 of 78 Hotels in Scottsdale
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