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Colonia Del Valle is tucked away just south of Park Place Mall and north of Davis Monthan Air Force Base. This central location has made it a popular choice for military families looking to take up residence outside of typical military housing.
With most of its homes built in the 1950s, Colonia De Valle has an old-school Tucson charm that is still in demand throughout Tucson. With a location that is central for many shopping and recreational destinations, it is a popular community for those looking to move to the area.
Warm weather makes recreation a must for most Tucson families. The warm weather also makes Tucson an excellent place for golfing. For those that live in Colonia Del Valle golfing is all about choices. With several golf courses within a short distance, the hardest part of golfing is choosing where to go. To the west is the largest and most popular golf course in the area, Randolph Municipal Golf Course. To the south, next to Davis Monthan, is Blanchard Golf Course. To the north is the Tucson Country Club and Golf Course. If golf isn’t your thing, there are numerous parks in the area that provide for excellent walking, running, and cycling.
For shopping, there couldn’t be a much better location in Tucson. Situated between two of the largest malls in south Tucson, Colonia Del Valle provides great shopping variety within a few miles. To the west is El Con Mall, featuring stores such as The Home Depot, Target, Burlington Coat Factory, Ross, and JC Penney’s. To the east is Park Place Mall, which is host to Borders, Macy’s, Sears, Coach, Gap, and many other national brands. Both malls also have their own movie theaters, which are popular destinations for area teenagers.
For travel, Colonia Del Valle is about twenty minutes north of Tucson International Airport. From here, travelers can connect to virtually any destination in the world.