Catalina Foothills, Arizona
It’s not much of a stretch to consider the Catalina Foothills the Beverly Hills of Pima County. The southern foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains have been drawing the nation’s wealthy to them for more than 80 years, building huge luxury homes with spectacular views of the Tucson valley.
The area’s rolling hills are home to three of the state’s most exclusive resorts, Loews Ventana Canyon, which features incredible canyon and mountain views of the city of Tucson, the Westin La Paloma, which boasts some of the most panoramic views of the city of Tucson, and Hacienda del Sol Guest Ranch and Resort, one of the world’s most highly rated guest ranches.
More than 50,000 people live in this unincorporated community sprinkled with fine dining and fast food establishments, banks, galleries, grocery stores, specialty shops and indoor and outdoor entertainment venues.