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.

Where to Eat in Prescott

If you’re looking for affordable options, Gurley St Grill (230 W. Gurley St) and Augie's Prescott (1721 East State Route 69) are great picks.

When to visit Prescott

Prescott in November
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Prescott in November
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Prescott in July, when the average temperature is 24 °C, and the highest can go up to 32 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -3 °C, with an average temperature of 4 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 75 mm. In contrast, June is usually the driest month of the year in Prescott, with an average rainfall of 9 mm.

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How to Get to Prescott


When flying to Prescott, you’ll arrive at Prescott (PRC), which is located 8 miles from the city centre.


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

Airlines serving Prescott

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
Good (1,722 reviews)
Air France
Good (624 reviews)
United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
Good (1,684 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (318 reviews)
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Air Canada
Good (2,578 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (160 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Where to stay in Prescott

Average rates range from around $307 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $464 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hampton Inn Prescott and Holiday Inn Express Prescott.

Where to stay in popular areas of Prescott

Most booked hotels in Prescott

Days Inn by Wyndham Prescott
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
Hassayampa Inn
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Conference Center Prescott
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
Hotel St. Michael
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Forest Villas Hotel
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
Prescott Resort & Conference Center
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)

Hiring a car in Prescott

Expect to pay $1.68 per litre in Prescott (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.05 and $26.73. The most frequently booked car type in Prescott is Economy (Kia Rio or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Ford Focus or similar) is, on average, 64% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.