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    Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa
    Paradise Valley, AZ
    #1 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2037 reviewsTripAdvisor (2037)
    Free Parking
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    Its name describes this resort perfectly: Sanctuary. And its location, lodged on the side of Camelback Mountain, is rife with opportunities for both rejuvenation and physical activity. No wonder this hotel has seen its fare share of Hollywood heavyweights passing through its doors. Guest rooms are bright and beautiful, with exposed, whitewashed brick walls, deep soaking tubs and panoramic views. But for most travelers, Sanctuary's highlights are located outside the rooms. Guests lounge in (or by) the infinity pool and watch their worries drop off the edge of the world. And for an extra dose of pampering, travelers head straight to the resort spa, which boasts a bevy of Asian-inspired treatments. Visitors can also sip a variety of cocktails made from premium liquor and local ingredients at Jade Bar before enjoying a meal at Elements, the hotel's restaurant run by chef Beau MacMillan. And although Sanctuary does charge a $30 resort fee per night (to cover parking and internet access, among other amenities) on top of the general room rate, many guests weren't fazed by the extra cost. 

    Paradise Valley, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2037 reviewsTripAdvisor (2037)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #2 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 480 reviewsTripAdvisor (480)
    Free Parking
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    Situated at the base of Camelback Mountain, this offshoot of The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale, offers spectacular views at every turn. Recent guests say they arrived expecting a high caliber of service and that the exceptional staff delivered. The Canyon Suites all feature beds with Frette Italian linens, private terraces and floor-to-ceiling windows that flaunt views of the desert scene or golf course. Speaking of the golf greens, visitors say the 18-hole championship golf course is not to be missed. In addition to a golf course, there are a plethora of other on-site facilities, including tennis courts, a full-service spa and an infinity pool with Camelback vistas (a particular guest favorite). When you need to refuel after a full day of activity, you'll have your choice between eight fine and casual dining options as well as an ice cream parlor. And because this hotel is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 480 reviewsTripAdvisor (480)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #3 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2441 reviewsTripAdvisor (2441)
    Free WiFi

    The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale has long set the standard for luxury in the Valley of the Sun. It's not hard to see why. For one thing, the setting is unbelievable – when reserving your room, ask for accommodations with views of Camelback Mountain. Even if those are all booked, recent visitors say that you won't be too disappointed, as all rooms feature elegant furnishings, Italian marble bathrooms and private balconies or patios. And if you're looking for a little more space, opt to stay in one of the elegant Canyon Suites. This 250-acre Luxury Collection property also boasts an 18-hole championship golf course, a tennis complex, a full-service spa and plenty of restaurants, lounges and snack bars. And did we mention the massive art collection on-site? Should you think that all of this is out of your price range (resort and parking fees are expensive as well), you can cut costs by using the Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2441 reviewsTripAdvisor (2441)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #4 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2318 reviewsTripAdvisor (2318)
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    Travelers willingly travel to the sprawling desert landscape of Pinnacle Peak (in the far reaches of North Scottsdale) for the signature service and luxurious accommodations that only a Four Seasons can provide, not to mention the property's two championship golf courses. It's exactly the type of seclusion that previous guests had been seeking. The accommodations garner high praise for their comfortable furnishings and high-class amenities, which include a private patio with an adobe-style gas fireplace. And though the resort feels remote, travelers say that you'll find plenty to do here: Spend your days lounging by the pool, working up a sweat on the tennis courts or being pampered at the spa. Meanwhile, recent visitors describe the fare at the four on-site restaurants as delicious.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2318 reviewsTripAdvisor (2318)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #5 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 4031 reviewsTripAdvisor (4031)
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    The Waste Management Phoenix Open, a popular PGA tournament, puts the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess in the spotlight once a year and takes over the resort's two golf courses. Yet guests believe this palatial resort deserves the fanfare year-round. They rave about the spacious guest rooms, which are adorned in earthy hues and equipped with soaking bath tubs, wet bars and private patios or balconies overlooking the desert landscape. This expansive property in Scottsdale also boasts six pools, some of which include waterslides, along with a full-service spa. Meanwhile, the Fairmont's multiple restaurants cater to a wide variety of tastes. Carnivores can get their fix at BOURBON STEAK, while spicier palates can indulge in some of Arizona's best Mexican fare at La Hacienda by Richard Sandoval.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 4031 reviewsTripAdvisor (4031)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Royal Palms Resort and Spa
    Phoenix, AZ
    #6 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1896 reviewsTripAdvisor (1896)
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    The Royal Palms Resort and Spa has drawn many a VIP – including President George W. Bush back in 2004 – because of its intimate, luxurious atmosphere. Guest rooms here look as if they belong in an elite Southwestern estate, boasting vibrant, jewel-toned decor and deep-soaking tubs. Depending on when you visit, the property's pool area can feel a bit crowded (and snagging a lounge chair can be difficult), but it provides much-needed respite from the blazing Arizona heat. The open-air Alvadora Spa is also nice, offering wellness classes as well as a long list of treatments. Meanwhile, the outdoor dining area at T. Cook's provides a nice ambiance for the restaurant's bold flavors. Located in the Camelback Corridor, this resort is just a short drive from Old Town Scottsdale and downtown Phoenix. Royal Palms Resort and Spa is also a member of the Hyatt family, so Hyatt rewards club members can redeem or use points by choosing to stay here.

    Phoenix, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1896 reviewsTripAdvisor (1896)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #7 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2524 reviewsTripAdvisor (2524)
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    The guest rooms, or casitas, at the Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton in Scottsdale, Arizona (roughly 32 miles north of downtown Phoenix) look out over miles of cacti and rugged mountains. When you're not admiring the views from your private patio or balcony, order room service and curl up in front of your wood-burning fireplace. You can also play golf on one of two courses, lounge by one of four pools or grab a bite to eat at one of five restaurants. However, according to recent visitors, you'd be remiss if you stayed here and didn't indulge in a treatment at the massive on-site spa. And because of the resort's ties to Hilton Hotels, members of the Hilton Honors loyalty program can use points to pay for rooms – that means additional cash to invest in massages and facials.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2524 reviewsTripAdvisor (2524)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #8 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2920 reviewsTripAdvisor (2920)
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    Mixing Spanish influences with the surrounding Sonoran Desert, the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia offers luxury befitting of any continent. Nestled in the heart of Paradise Valley, this member of the Omni hotels family resides at the base of the scenic Camelback Mountain. A stay here is certainly a break from the daily grind — the property is a bit removed from the hustle and bustle of Phoenix and Scottsdale. However, many travelers say they had no problem with staying on-site; the resort boasts a wealth of activities, from yoga classes to happy hours to guided hikes. When you need to unwind, soak up the rays by one of the resort's three pools or book a treatment at the Joya Spa. For many visitors, the highlight of their accommodations was the in-room private patio or balcony — If you can, request a room overlooking the mountain for the best views. And though you may be far from the culinary hot spots of downtown Phoenix and Old Town Scottsdale, you're sure to enjoy the contemporary Spanish fare served at the resort's award-winning restaurant, Prado.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2920 reviewsTripAdvisor (2920)
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
    Phoenix, AZ
    #9 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2585 reviewsTripAdvisor (2585)
    Free WiFi

    Perhaps the most historical hotel in Phoenix, the Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has been welcoming Valley of the Sun visitors (including such notable names as Irving Berlin and Marilyn Monroe) since 1929. And though competing resorts keep springing up around it, this landmark property continues to shine. Rising above the Camelback Corridor, this Waldorf Astoria property keeps guests busy with two exceptional golf courses, an award-winning spa, six tennis courts and eight swimming pools. On the inside, the Biltmore maintains its Gilded Age feel, with the lobby encompassing hardwood floors and low lighting and guest rooms sporting cozy furnishings and contemporary design elements. In addition to the beautiful grounds, the food served at the hotel's four eateries receives a thumbs-up from previous visitors, who especially love the contemporary American cuisine dished up at Frank & Albert's. All of these lavish amenities and accommodations, though, come at a high price point; however, Hilton Honors members may be able to earn and redeem benefits by choosing to stay here. 

    Phoenix, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2585 reviewsTripAdvisor (2585)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #10 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2278 reviewsTripAdvisor (2278)

    Sandwiched between Mummy and Camelback mountains, the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa is a great place to catch a glimpse of the Valley of the Sun at its finest. Downtown Phoenix is an easy 13-mile drive away from this JW Marriott, and downtown Scottsdale – full of shops, bars and art galleries – is 5 miles away. With numerous pools, two championship golf courses and tons of alfresco spaces, travelers feel the hotel provides plenty of opportunities to kick back and enjoy the surrounding desert view. Meanwhile, the Spa at Camelback Inn attracts relaxation-seekers with its soothing skin treatments, and the various on-site eateries are appreciated for their convenience. As for lodging, travelers loved the Southwestern-style decor as well as the private patios and balconies that came with them. What's more, Marriott Bonvoy members receive added perks like free Wi-Fi access during their stays here.  

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2278 reviewsTripAdvisor (2278)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
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    Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #11 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3394 reviewsTripAdvisor (3394)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Located in Gainey Ranch (a verdant part of Scottsdale known for its palm trees), the Hyatt Regency exudes a tropical-oasis-meets-Aztec-palace feel. Although guest rooms are spacious and chic  boasting flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations and private patios or balconies  it's the 10 pools and man-made beach that garner the most praise from recent visitors. Numerous and varied, this Hyatt's swim spots cater to visitors of every age: Some have cascading waterfalls, others have fountains, but if you'd rather stay dry, opt for a gondola ride along the waterways. Though it may take some coaxing to lure yourself (or your travel buddies) away from the pool, guests also recommend playing a round of golf at the Gainey Ranch Golf Club, or indulging in a massage at Spa Avania. Then, cap off the day with dinner at one of several on-site eateries.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3394 reviewsTripAdvisor (3394)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #12 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2799 reviewsTripAdvisor (2799)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Families who travel to this standout Scottsdale property find something for everyone: pools, a golf course and Agave, The Arizona Spa are just a few amenities travelers enjoy. The resort has multiple restaurants to choose from, but for a sophisticated dining experience, indulge your palate at Deseo, the resort's premier eatery. Overall, recent guests were pleased with their stays here: Travelers describe the rooms as spacious, praising the floor-to-ceiling windows, private balconies and patios and the Westin brand's signature Heavenly Beds. But it was the Kierland's friendly staff that made a stay here memorable for most visitors. And because this hotel is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2799 reviewsTripAdvisor (2799)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Westin Kierland Villas, Scottsdale
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #13 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1823 reviewsTripAdvisor (1823)
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    Free WiFi

    Overlooking the Kierland Golf Club in northern Scottsdale, The Westin Kierland Villas indulges lodgers looking for a little extra breathing room. These one- and two-bedroom accommodations come equipped with kitchenettes, dining areas, in-room laundry facilities and private patios or balconies. Resort staff will even stock your fridge with all your favorite foods (if you send your requests 72 hours before you arrive). Although you'll have everything you could possibly need in your villa, recent guests recommend venturing outside for a swim in the pool or a meal at the McDowell Market & Grill. And because this hotel is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1823 reviewsTripAdvisor (1823)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, A Destination Hotel
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #14 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2140 reviewsTripAdvisor (2140)
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    Free WiFi

    Tucked into a quiet neighborhood in Scottsdale, The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch earns high praise for providing a relaxing respite to weary guests. Visitors appreciate the on-site facilities such as the pool, spa and adjacent golf course for their ability to induce maximum relaxation. There are also three on-site restaurants and a fitness center for those wanting to work up a sweat while on vacation. And though you're able to easily plug-in from tthe real world from your room, amenities such as LCD TVs, marble baths and pillow-top mattresses will entice you to completely disconnect. Guests describe accommodations here as comfortable, though some note that the decor feels a little dated. Regardless, many report the service to be exceptional. 

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2140 reviewsTripAdvisor (2140)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
    Phoenix, AZ
    #15 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3024 reviewsTripAdvisor (3024)
    Free WiFi

    This mammoth resort in northern Phoenix is a major convention and family vacation hub. Though the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa can sometimes feel a little busy when it's hosting a special event, you should have no trouble finding a little peace and quiet. The sprawling property houses tennis courts, two 18-hole championship golf courses, multiple restaurants and several pools (not to mention a lazy river), so there's plenty of space to go around. Should you really require some alone time, you can always head to the Revive Spa or retreat to your guest room, where you'll find a soaking tub, a flat-screen TV and your own private balcony. Be warned that in-room Wi-Fi access costs extra. To help calm any financial worries, keep in mind that since this JW Marriott property honors Marriott Bonvoy points.

    Phoenix, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 3024 reviewsTripAdvisor (3024)
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Free WiFi
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    Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa
    Chandler, AZ
    #16 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1711 reviewsTripAdvisor (1711)
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    Free WiFi

    On the Gila River Indian Reservation just south of Phoenix, the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa is the premier spot to explore Native American culture. Because of its isolated location, rooms allow guests to see miles of desert from their windows (or from their private balconies). Still, "isolated" doesn't mean guests are bored. The resort saddles up to the championship Whirlwind Golf Club, while the in-house Aji Spa boasts a wide array of treatments. This Sheraton also offers easy access to the Wild Horse Pass Casino and the Rawhide Western Village. Meanwhile, the resort's marquis restaurant, Kai, is the only AAA Five Diamond restaurant in Arizona, offering an exquisite fusion of local indigenous ingredients and contemporary cuisine. And as the day draws to a close, hunker down in one of 500 rooms, equipped with plasma-screen TVs and the Sheraton brand's signature Sweet Sleeper beds. Because this resort is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.

    Chandler, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1711 reviewsTripAdvisor (1711)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Wigwam
    Litchfield Park, AZ
    #17 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1503 reviewsTripAdvisor (1503)
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    Free WiFi

    The Wigwam wows in more ways than one. Guests say its friendly staff deserves the most praise while rooms are regularly described as comfortable and spacious (traditional guest rooms start at 480 square feet). The Wigwam's grounds also encompass three championship golf courses as well as four pools (equipped with two water slides), an in-house spa, fitness center, tennis courts and a lawn that hosts bocce ball. No matter how you choose to spend your day, recent guests recommend kicking off the evening with a meal at one of the resort's restaurants: Red's Bar & Grill serves casual American cuisine, while Litchfield's specializes in farm-to-table fare.

    Litchfield Park, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1503 reviewsTripAdvisor (1503)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Arizona Grand Resort & Spa
    Phoenix, AZ
    #18 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 377 reviewsTripAdvisor (377)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    The Arizona Grand Resort is big. Just how big? Big enough to have its own water park, 18-hole golf course, fitness club and spa — plus six restaurants. With so much to see and do on-site and off, guests are happily overwhelmed with the options for fun at the resort. When you need an escape, book a massage or prepare to hit the links, which features fantastic desert views. If you're not a golfer, you can take in the scenery from your guest room's balcony or patio; accommodations also feature flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi access. The resort is not close to the business centers of downtown Phoenix or the upscale shopping of Scottsdale, so be prepared to drive or stay put.

    Phoenix, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 377 reviewsTripAdvisor (377)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    The Scott Resort & Spa
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #19 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 236 reviewsTripAdvisor (236)
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    Travelers appreciate The Scott Resort & Spa for its address in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix. A stroll down North Scottsdale Road will take visitors directly to points of interest such as Fashion Square, the city's Entertainment District and Old Town Scottsdale. On-site, guests can find plenty to do as well. There are multiple pools, a spa, a fitness center, a pool bar and The Canal Club, which serves American fare with a Cuban twist for breakfast, lunch and dinner. While there were little complaints with the resort's facilities, guests had a bone to pick with the rooms. Many felt the rooms, which feature Wi-Fi access (for a fee) and iHome docking stations, were outdated and in need of a renovation.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 236 reviewsTripAdvisor (236)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
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    We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference Center
    Scottsdale / Fountain Hills, AZ
    #20 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 789 reviewsTripAdvisor (789)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    The We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference Center incorporates soothing Native American elements into its design, such as the desert-inspired color palette found throughout the hotel. Think of this as a relaxing retreat with gambling on the side – you can test your luck 24 hours a day at the Fort McDowell Casino. The property also boasts the highly acclaimed We-Ko-Pa Golf Club (housing two championship courses) and the full-service Amethyst Spa. Meanwhile the Ahnala Mesquite Room earns praise from recent guests for its firey Southwestern cuisine. Visitors say they slept well on the hotel's Sleep Number beds and said the staff is friendly and helpful. Also, you'll be a 30-mile drive from downtown Phoenix, so renting a car is a must.

    Scottsdale / Fountain Hills, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 789 reviewsTripAdvisor (789)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    W Scottsdale
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #21 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1057 reviewsTripAdvisor (1057)

    As W Hotels usually go, the atmosphere here is trendy and urban. The W Scottsdale is a relatively new property, so you can expect quirky decor and the most modern amenities – including flat-panel TVs, minibars and wireless internet – in your guest room. Staying in Old Town Scottsdale, you'll find numerous shops, restaurants and bars right outside the hotel lobby. But you won't have to venture far to find a hot scene: The W Scottsdale's Sushi Roku restaurant serves up elegant portions of this Japanese favorite, and the swanky Living Room lounge often hosts DJ mixes and cocktail hours. The biggest drawbacks, according to recent visitors, is that the hotel can get noisy on the weekends, and some go so far as to say that if you aren't coming here to party, you may want to stay somewhere else. And because this hotel is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1057 reviewsTripAdvisor (1057)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
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    Talking Stick Resort
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #22 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1345 reviewsTripAdvisor (1345)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Situated on a Native American reservation just northeast of Scottsdale, Talking Stick Resort has the essentials to compete in the Phoenix-Scottsdale tourism industry. Golf course? Check. Massive spa? Check. Pools? Check. But, what it offers that few others do not are distinctly designed rooms — complete with stylish decor, 40-inch flat-screen massive televisions and complimentary wireless Internet access — and a massive casino. The majority of Talking Stick visitors were relatively pleased with their experiences here. However, some visitors who come for a resort stay rather than a gambling expedition complain of cigarette smoke coming from the casino. And though dining is abundant here, many said the food here is nothing special. 

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1345 reviewsTripAdvisor (1345)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #23 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1688 reviewsTripAdvisor (1688)
    Free Parking

    The Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas lacks the sprawling golf courses and the palatial decor that characterize its competitors, but if you go in accepting these facts, recent visitors say that you'll probably enjoy your stay here. Although you can walk across the street to the Borgata shopping center, you can also take a free shuttle to Old Town Scottsdale. Meanwhile, the rooms are spacious and comfortable, decorated in neutral contemporary fashions and equipped with flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi. The on-site facilities receive high praise. Guests appreciate the on-site dining and spa, and love lounging by the free-form swimming pool. You Bluefire Grille serves Southwestern style fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and there's also Flemming's Steakhouse and the alfresco Oasis Bar & Grille. 

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1688 reviewsTripAdvisor (1688)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
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    Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort
    Phoenix, AZ
    #24 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 3869 reviewsTripAdvisor (3869)
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi

    Set at the base of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve, this 27-acre Hilton property is more like an oasis than a resort. The climate is warm, the location is peaceful and the pool is its own little island – dotted with palm trees, waterfalls and jagged rock formations. But that doesn't mean all you should do is lounge around. The Pointe Hilton is brimming with activities for all ages, with many guests saying it's the perfect getaway for families. Children will reach nirvana at the River Ranch, which has 4 acres of pools outfitted with a waterslide and lazy river (a crowd favorite), as well as miniature golf and Coyote Camp, the property's kids day camp. Adults can get their fill of fun by playing a round of golf or tennis, or treating themselves to some down time at the 10,000-square-foot spa. In-room amenities are just as plentiful, with suites all featuring Hilton Serenity Beds, flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi access (which is included in the nightly $26 resort fee). At Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort, Hilton Honors members can use and earn points.

    Phoenix, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 3869 reviewsTripAdvisor (3869)
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking
    Free WiFi
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    DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paradise Valley-Scottsdale
    Scottsdale, AZ
    #25 in Best Resorts in Phoenix
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 2252 reviewsTripAdvisor (2252)
    Free Parking

    Located just a couple miles north of downtown Scottsdale, this DoubleTree resort offers guests a palm tree-laden haven in the heart of the Valley of the Sun. Guests love the inner courtyard, which features a fountain and plenty of shade to save you from the hot Arizona weather. Visitors also appreciate the spacious guest rooms, all of which boast private patios or balconies. However, there are mixed feelings about the decor: Some love the cozy feel of exposed wooden ceilings and warm yellow and red hues, but others mention that the design seemed outdated and not up to par with other nearby hotels. Most do appreciate the DoubleTree's friendly customer service, as well as the on-site amenities such as the pool, the tennis courts and the putting green. And when it comes to cooking up contemporary Southwestern cuisine, travelers say that chef Don Molinich does a wonderful job at the enFuego restaurant.

    Scottsdale, AZ
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 2252 reviewsTripAdvisor (2252)
    3.5-star Hotel Class
    Free Parking