The Phoenician is a luxury resort in Scottsdale, Arizona, featuring beautiful scenery, romantic setting and many fun things to do. The resort, situated on 250 acres at the base of the Camelback Mountain, has a 27-hole golf course, tennis center, 22,000 square foot spa, nine swimming pools and a 165 foot water slide.
Whether you are a cactus collector or simply enjoy gardens, there are two-acre Cactus Garden which showcases over 350 varieties of cacti and succulents from Arizona, Texas, Mexico, and other parts of the world.
The Art Collection
Art enthusiasts can tour the resort's a multi-million dollar art collection on their spa vacation, featuring Allan Houser's life-size bronze sculptures, waterscapes by David Kessler, rare European paintings and antiques.
The Centre for Well-Being offers a range of spa treatments, including massage and energy therapy. In addition to the 24 treatment rooms, this spa has a fitness center, whirlpools, sauna, steam room, beauty salon, spa boutique and a bar. The Meditation Atrium is a quiet place to relax and unwind among plants and sounds of water.
Golf and Tennis
The 27-hole championship golf course was designed by Homer Flint and Ted Robinson, Sr. The courses circle the resort and form three distinctive nines. The Golf Club has a driving range, putting green, golf shop, daily clinics, and offers private lessons. Browse golf packages.
The Tennis Garden has 12 courts and four different types of playing surfaces. Guests can participate in daily tennis clinics or take private lessons.
Resort pools and the water slide can be enjoyed by the whole family. When parents need some time to relax, kids ages 5 to 12 can visit The Funician Kids Club which offers a daily supervised program focused on fun activities kids enjoy. For teens ages 13 to 17, special activities are planned during the holidays and during the summer vacation weeks.
Rooms & Food
The Phoenician has 581 guest rooms, 62 luxury suites, 4 presidential suites, and 7 private villas. Guests can stay in the Main Building or in the Canyon Building with its own secluded pool and cabanas. Guest rooms measure 600 square feet and are furnished with unique art, wool Barber carpeting and Italian marble bathrooms.
The presidential suites come with a personal butler, limousine transportation, reserved poolside cabana, unpacking and pressing service, a Steinway grand piano, and other luxury services.
There is an array of different dining options, ranging from the Five Diamond award-winning Mary Elaine's restaurant to casual poolside dining. Mary Elaine's features modern French cuisine, a $3.6 million wine collection, great views and romantic atmosphere. In fact, the restaurant manager estimates that there is at least one engagement a week.
Because of its desert location, the resort has warm sunny weather during the winter months.
The resort is located nine miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The airport is serviced by numerous major airlines and charter flights. The resort can help you with transportation from the airport, including limousine service, taxi, or car rental.
Ultimate Pampering at The Canyon Suites
The Phoenician is home to an exclusive boutique hotel within a hotel. The Canyon Suites have a private lobby, pool and cabanas, letting you relax surrounded with luxury. At the same time, you can have the option to dine and play at the larger resort complex. 72-hours after you make a reservation, you are contacted by a Ambassador who will help you plan your stay, such as restaurant reservations, spa treatments, childcare, golf tee times and airport transportation.
Guests receive in-room check-in and a special exotic fruit amenity. During the day, coffee, tea, fruit and biscotti are served in lobby. There is also private wine tasting in the afternoon. When you decide to go to the spa, golf course, or shopping in town, a black or white S550 Marcedes Benz with a driver stands by to drive you. Rates are $75 - $200 higher from the main resort and vary by season.
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Rates vary by occupancy and season. Doubles with breakfast start at $260 in the summer; from $450 in the fall; and from $495 in the winter.
Location: 6000 East Camelback Road , Scottsdale , Arizona , United States , website, 800-888-8234, 480-941-8200