The Phoenix & Scottsdale Lodging Guide
Planning a visit to the Valley? Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, with family or sans, a quiet getaway or a more raucous adventure, the options for accommodations are endless. Short-term home rentals, condos, and hotels abound. Through extensive research (think lots of staycations!) we’ve scouted the Valley’s best lodgings, organizing them by location. Whichever you choose, don’t forget to tell them Scout sent you!
BILTMORE, ARCADIA & CAMELBACK CORRIDOR
@arizonabiltmore | 2400 East Missouri Avenue | An Arizona classic featuring Frank Lloyd Wright architectural style, storied history, and a generous splash of old Hollywood glamor, the Arizona Biltmore is a five-star stay with personalized service and attention to detail. Editor Note: The Biltmore is a personal favorite, not only is it the birthplace of the Tequila Sunrise, it’s renovation was helmed by Volume 2’s Eric Peterson of PHX Architecture!
@thecambyhotel | 2401 East Camelback Road | Conveniently located to sports, shopping, entertainment, and culture, The Camby is an urban retreat with top of the line amenities and elevated interiors. With top-of-the-line amenities and a reinvented dining scene, the Camby makes every experience exceptionally comfortable, memorable and effortless.
@thephoenicianscottsdale | 6000 East Camelback Road | This Valley classic boasts unique offerings for the whole family, from spectacular pools to gorgeous golf courses, kids club activities to an award-winning spa, tennis + pickle ball courts to dining. Located at the base of the Camelback Mountain in the heart of Scottsdale, The Phoenician is a world unto itself for ultimate relaxation.
@theroyalpalmshotel | 5200 East Camelback Road | Combining classic Spanish estate style with a modern imagination, The Royal Palms Resort & Spa boasts luxurious accommodations, villas, and casitas featuring mountain views. In short, it’s a regal, intimate stay to enjoy the best of wellness, dining, and resort-style offerings.
@theglobalambassadorhotel | 4455 East Camelback Road | This much-anticipated addition to Phoenix & Scottsdale’s lodging landscape will open for reservations in 2023. Expect sophistication and warmth adorned with modern comforts.
@hermosainn | 5532 North Palo Cristi Road | Once the private escape of painter Lon Megargee, the Hermosa Inn retains all the magic that inspired Arizona’s “dean of cowboy artists.” Today, this secluded AAA Four-Diamond boutique hotel casts its spell on art lovers and adventurers who appreciate flawless service, the finest amenities, and a beautiful setting.
@camelbackinn | 5402 East Lincoln Drive | This award-winning hotel is located at the base of Camelback Mountain, offering breathtaking complimented by attentive service, deluxe amenities, heated outdoor pools, garden terraces, and Sonoran Desert trails. Enjoy pueblo-style accommodations, 18-hole championship golf courses, a tranquil day spa, and gourmet dining experiences.
@mountainshadowsza | 5445 East Lincoln Drive | Originally built below Camelback Mountain in 1959, the Mountain Shadows Resort Scottsdale reemerged as an icon of luxury and design after it was reimagined in 2017. Today, the resort features striking architecture against stunning desert surroundings to cultivate a distinctly renewing energies.
@gurneysresorts | 5700 East McDonald Drive | The Sanctuary is one of Scottsdale’s famed luxury resorts nestled within the picturesque landscapes of Camelback Mountain. Boasting 53 acres of lushly manicured grounds, gardens, pools, and facilities, it’s a truly stunning setting at which to your enjoy world-class stay.
SCOTTSDALE & OLD TOWN
@andazscottsdale | 6114 North Scottsdale Road | An enclave of opulence awaits at Andaz Scottsdale. Located on 23 acres in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, Andaz Scottsdale invites guests to experience the natural splendor of the path less traveled and find inspiration in the contrast of sprawling lawns against desert landscapes. Design aficionados, we recommend reserving the Saarinen Cabana Studio Suites. Learn more about our Volume 3 Member…
Discover Old Town Scottsdale from a hip boutique hotel. Offering casual luxury, spacious accommodations, a welcoming atmosphere, and authentic design details, the Bespoke Inn is the perfect alternative to Scottsdale’s resort-style stays. Enjoy the 43-foot infinity pool and explore Old Town Scottsdale via their handcrafted Pashley bicycles.
@thescottresort | 4925 North Scottsdale Road | A sanctuary set against Scottsdale’s historic downtown, The Scott offers gorgeous interiors that give a cheeky nod to its desert inspiration. Kick-off the weekend in style at their Canal Club or enjoy a wellness treatment at La Vidorra Spa.
@hotelvalleyho | 6850 East Main Street | Opened in 1950, Hotel Valley Ho was a Hollywood hideaway drawing guests like Zsa Zsa Gabor and Bing Cosby. After meticulous restoration, Hotel Vally Ho honors its classically cool roots as a modernist icon in Downtown Scottsdale while offering decidedly luxe amenities. Today, Hotel Valley Ho is heralded as one of the best-preserved mid-century hotels in the country.
@jwdesertridge| 5350 E Marriott Drive | Set on 316 spectacular acres, JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort + Spa offers all the elements for a golf getaway or family vacation. Enjoy five swimming pools, two championship golf courses, and a spectacular spa during your stay.
@fairmontscotsdl | 7575 East Princess Drive | Recognized as the longest running AAA Five Diamond resort in Arizona, the Fairmont Scottsdale provides endless enchantment for all ages in all seasons. Indulge, play, and savor alfresco relaxation and epic outdoor adventure courtesy of the iconic stay.
@thebouldersresort | 34631 North Tom Darlington Drive | Set against the epic scenery of the Sonoran Desert, Boulders Resort & Spa offers a tranquil atmosphere for a luxurious hideaway. Enjoy two award-winning golf courses, signature spa experiences, innovative dining experiences, and resort amenities.
@civaniresort | 37220 Mule Train Road | Tucked among 20+ acres of succulent-studded Sonoran Desert, CIVANA offers a path to a happier, healthier you through inspiring human connections. Expect daily sweat and meditation, curated personal growth and discovery content, outdoor adventures, access to world renowned wellness guides and healers, a world-class spa, and more.
DOWNTOWN, MIDTOWN, & UPTOWN PHOENIX
@riseuptownhotel | 400 West Camelback Road | Rise Uptown is a locally-owned boutique hotel with Mid-Century Modern Style in the hip, centrally-located Uptown neighborhood of Phoenix. Enjoy poolside cocktails at Lyle, colorful popsicles at Pop Stand, and exquisite highballs at Don Woods’ Say When rooftop lounge, then venture out to experience the best of Phoenix during your stay. Instagram
@theclarendonhotel | 401 West Clarendon Avenue | The Clarendon is a cannabis-friendly, four star boutique hotel in the heart of Phoenix. As a cannabis-friendly hotel, The Clarendon offers unique experiences for enthusiasts to explore, discover, and enjoy with fellow aficionados.
@foundrephoenix | 1100 North Central Avenue | FOUND:RE is an art-inspired boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Phoenix. Guests will enjoy both original works by local artists and stunning city views from floor-to-ceiling windows. While FOUND:RE boasts urban industrial design, the interiors are well complemented with human touches, like delightful mattresses, high thread count sheets, and lush towels.
The Valley boasts a fabulous array of resorts, hotels, and unique lodgings. To nominate your favorite stay in Phoenix & Scottsdale for inclusion in our next guide email [email protected].