The Valley is firmly in the grip of triple-digit temperatures. So now is the is the time resilient Arizonans can experience many of the beautiful luxury resorts the Valley has to offer — in some cases, at steep discounts. Here are a few new summer resort packages you and your family can enjoy:
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 E. Princess Drive, Scottsdale
480-585-4848 • Fairmont.com/scottsdale
Through Sept. 30, enjoy this beautiful resort at an affordable price. Through Sept. 30, rates for a standard Fairmont room start at $179 a night. Compare that to the resort-season standard rate of $529 a night. You have your choice of six luxurious resort pools, including the 9,000-square-foot white sand shores of Sunset Beach, where you can watch your family’s favorite movies. You also can enjoy 36 holes of championship golf at TPC Scottsdale, pampering treatments at Well & Being Spa and exceptional cuisine. Plus, learn how to capture your family’s favorite photo-worthy moments with a complimentary session with our Instagram Concierge. The summer offer includes a $50 per paid night resort credit.
Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa
5700 E. McDonald Drive, Paradise Valley
855-245-2051 • SanctuaryAZ.com
Enjoy one of the most glamorous resorts in the Valley with the Arizona Residents Special. If you live anywhere in the state and stay two nights or more, you will save 20 percent off Sanctuary’s best available rate. Just present your Arizona driver’s license when checking in. The Sanctuary offers a variety of ways to customize
The Arizona Residents package. With the Sanctuary Escape, savor a delicious breakfast and indulge in a luxurious spa treatment at the Sanctuary Spa. The Stay & Play Package is the ultimate golf escape, with unlimited golf at Mountain Shadows, and later you can unwind in world-class luxury in one of the Mountain Casitas. Call to learn other ways to customize your stay. The Arizona Residents Special is available through Aug. 30.
Royal Palms Resort and Spa
5200 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix, Arizona
602-283-1234 • royalpalms.hyatt.com
The Royal Palms Resort and Spa is housed in an original Spanish Colonial Revival villa. It offers rejuvenating spa services, world-class cuisine and sweeping desert landscapes. Once a 1920s-era winter home, today the resort beckons guests to enjoy a laid-back retreat at the base of Camelback Mountain. Summer Special Offers
The “Royal Summer Retreat” with a $50 dining credit,includes the nightly resort fee and parking. Arizona Residents can take advantage of up to 25 percent off summer rates. When booking online, use code AZRES for a one or two-night stay, or AZRES1 for three or more nights.
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
5350 E. Marriott Drive, Phoenix
This magnificent resort offers a $50 resort credit you can use toward golf, the spa or dining! Room rates start at $169 a night. If you’re booking online, use the promotional SPU. Experience the resort’s newly renovated Splash poolside bar, explore its expansive U-shaped bar and dining area, fire pits, the Grab and Go bar, eight flat screen TVs that are 50 inches or larger, misting systems, and a raised upper dining area. Kids also eat free. This deal is valid through Sept. 30.
The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 E. Greenway Parkway, Scottsdale
480-624-1000 • kierlandresort.com
The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa is offering the Big Chill Package with rates starting from $159, based upon availability, and a $50 per room, per night dining credit. And when it says big chill, this resort means it. Chill-seekers can cool off with the all-new Polar Plunge, 300-pound ice cube drop into the resort’s Adventure Pool. In addition, there is a sequence of tented chill stations offering cooling spa and beauty treatments, arts and crafts activities for the kid in everyone, icy sweet treats, live entertainment and more. Round out the fun with Lazy River floating, rides down the 110-foot waterslide, poolside tunes, games, activities, unlimited s’mores and savory Smokin’ Jack’s BBQ. The Big Chill Package is available through Sept. 4. Whether booking online or by phone, make sure to ask for rate code BIGDINE.
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
7700 E. McCormick Parkway, Scottsdale
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch offers “Rockin – Staycations,” with room rates starting at $109 and two $25 spa vouchers per stay. The $29 resort fee also will be waived. For just $20 more, you can get breakfast for two. Use promo code ERS18 for online booking. These rates are available through Sept. 3. The resort’s Luna Spa also offers great summer deals with its “Summer Escape.” Enjoy any of these 50-minute “Head to Glow” treatments at a deeply discounted rate of $89 (regularly priced at $159), available through Aug . 31; and 80-minute treatment options are $139 each (regularly priced at $199).
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North
10600 E. Crescent Moon Drive, Scottsdale
480-515-5700 • fourseasons.com/scottsdale
This AAA Five-Diamond resort is offering weekday rates beginning at $189 per night until Aug. 30. Get pampered poolside at the resort’s newly updated pool complex. For families, the resort offers a complimentary “Kids for All Seasons” program, open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The program provides all-day fun for kids ages 5 to 12.
Kids can enjoy a variety of activities. The entire family also can head to the pool for complimentary “Dive-In” movies running every Saturday night throughout the summer. JN