Payson (aka ‘The Heart of Arizona’) is a small town in Gila County, Central Arizona. A rich rodeo heritage and picturesque mountain vistas make Payson a very popular tourist destination. Surrounded by the Tonto National Forest, outdoor activities abound here. Many fantastic biking and hiking trails will lead you to nearby hidden gems of unparalleled natural beauty. Also, Payson is home to the World’s Oldest Continuous Rodeo. There are many the area to choose. One of the best options is the Majestic Mountain Inn, located very close to Payson’s town center. Your accommodation experience will be serene and enjoyable, while at the same time you will be only a short drive to restaurants and scenic views.