Hotels in Central/Downtown Scottsdale

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This remodeled hotel—a 10-minute drive from Old Town—is a terrific value. The budget-boutique 3 Palms has a small resort feel, thanks to its white-on... Read More

The 1929 resort is an art deco landmark that elegantly combines geometric forms and Southwest touches, a credit to its architect, a student of Frank... Read More

A $52 million renovation transformed this 740-unit, all-suites property into a family-friendly oasis in South Phoenix. You’ll find all the amenities of... Read More

An antidote to Scottsdale's mega-resorts, this European-style four-room inn is located in the heart of Old Town's art district, and is a quick stroll to... Read More

You gotta hand it to this little hotel for breaking the chain mold. Architectural details reminiscent of Frank Lloyd Wright—such as desert-deco concrete... Read More

Palm Springs cool meets backyard fun at this retro boutique property with a casual atmosphere, from its poolside bar and fire pits to the outdoor movies... Read More

A summer 2016 expansion added over 100 new rooms to this plush AAA Five Diamond resort, now decked out in warm woods and modern Southwestern decor. Golf... Read More

An excellent value, this Kimpton property delivers friendly service and amenities similar to those at the five-star resorts up the road—but without the... Read More

The Four Seasons at Troon North overlooks Scottsdale from its perch at Pinnacle Peak, a 20-minute drive north of Old Town. The adobe-inspired... Read More

The Four Seasons overlooks Scottsdale from its perch at Pinnacle Peak, a 20-minute drive north of Old Town. The adobe-inspired architecture and desert... Read More

Nothing says Scottsdale vacation like a palm tree-lined pool, outdoor bar and mountain views. A recent renovation has given this hotel a resort-like... Read More

The hip chain packs a lot of style into an affordable package. Guests will love its unbeatable downtown location, not to mention the boldly wallpapered... Read More

A short walk from the shops and galleries on Main St. in Old Town Scottsdale, the Valley Ho is an architectural landmark mixing the muscular influence... Read More

A recent $4 million update transformed the Hyatt Regency’s pool area: 10 swimming pools, 20 fountains, 45 waterfalls and a three-story waterslide that... Read More

This 27-acre desert oasis overlooking the McDowell Mountains is a water world. There's a lake with gondola rides manned by authentic serenading... Read More

The feeling here is not exactly remote desert oasis, but you will find lush, sprawling grounds and a peaceful lake that offers relaxing gondola rides.... Read More

Since 1936 this Paradise Valley institution has been a beloved desert getaway. Original adobe bricks, timber-beamed ceilings and beehive fireplaces... Read More

Everything about this resort is big, from the soaring lobby to its 950 rooms, 10 restaurants, 3.5 acres of pools and 36 golf holes designed by Nick... Read More

The Andalucian-themed Montelucia makes a convincing aesthetic tie between the Sonoran Desert and Spain’s arid landscape, with an elegant mix of dark... Read More

This 35-acre retreat located at the foot of Camelback Mountain takes inspiration from Andalusia and Morocco with colonnades, courtyard fountains, and... Read More

Unlike Scottsdale’s large, sprawling resorts, the romantic Royal Palms is understated, elegant and intimate. The Mediterranean-style hideaway, which... Read More

Terraced into the side of Camelback Mountain, the Sanctuary's 105 1960's era guest rooms offer spectacular mountain views from balconies and terraces... Read More

For couples looking for a quiet getaway, it’s hard to beat this perch on the side of Camelback Mountain. The boutique resort’s mod aesthetic carries... Read More

The five-diamond Princess deftly marries luxury service with a casual atmosphere. Kids love the Trailblazers Family Adventure Center, the pet desert... Read More

The Boulders resort sits at the foot of its namesake, a massive 12-million-year-old rock formation. Pathways wind through the 1,300-acre desert property... Read More

Book a villa at this 1,300-acre resort that includes 36 holes of championship golf, superb tennis, and six restaurants. In the spa enjoy the site... Read More

Located in nearby Central Phoenix, the Clarendon is a funky alternative to Scottsdale’s more expensive (and beige) resorts. Most rooms open onto the... Read More

Cowboy artist Lon Megargee built this adobe hacienda as his home and studio in the 1930s. Today, the intimate, 34-room boutique resort features... Read More

This Grande Dame of Scottsdale resorts may have seven pools for guests, but it’s the signature showstopper that wows: an oval gem inlaid with iridescent... Read More

The Phoenician is the grande dame of Scottsdale resorts, and its “boutique hotel within a hotel,” The Canyon Suites, is Arizona’s only five-star, five... Read More

You can’t beat the Saguaro’s Old Town locale. Big, bold pops of orange, pink and lime green inject this mod property with a bit of Southwestern color,... Read More

Situated between the nightclub hub of Scottsdale's Entertainment District and the retail nirvana of Scottsdale Fashion Square, the W is a party... Read More

Welcome to a poolside playground of toned bodies, bikini tops and DJs spinning dance music all day (and night) long. The W’s pool and outdoor bar, WET,... Read More

Couples looking for a hip getaway that’s got a little sex appeal will appreciate the modern (and slightly flashy) W hotel. Take in the scene at the... Read More

The Westin doesn’t so much offer a pool as a mammoth water park for the whole family: a 900-foot winding lazy river, two hot tubs, a 110-foot-long... Read More

Situated adjacent to the enormous Kierland Commons Shopping Complex, The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa is a luxurious desert outpost in Dreamweaver... Read More

This relaxed resort offers fun for the whole family: 27 holes of golf, spa treatments and an Adventure Water Park with a lazy river and 110-foot water... Read More

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