Hotels in Phoenix

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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

Phoenix’s grande dame was built in the 1920’s by disciples of Frank Lloyd Wright, and the place feels like someone transplanted it from, say... 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

This charming, four-room B&B is an absolute gem, offering guests cozy rooms with polished charcoal floors, claw-foot bathtubs and French doors that... 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

There’s not much luxury at this hotel, but at three miles outside the Arboretum it’s the closest safe bet. Read More

This small resort is located at the end of a quiet canyon road, its buildings set atop a ridge in the Sonoran Desert. Each of the 32 guest rooms is... 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

Located a stone’s throw from the 18-hole Stadium Course, which hosts Phoenix’s only PGA tournament, this Fairmont hotel is popular with 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

If you’re looking for hustle and bustle, go elsewhere: this Four Seasons outpost is tucked up against some of the remotest desert in town. Opened... 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

Well-heeled travelers have heard of the Royal Palms, but this inn—a smaller, equally charming spot—is just under the radar. Fred and... 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

In 2004, Westroc Hotels & Resorts saved this old motor inn from the wrecking ball, and today the vibe is Rat Pack for the 21st century. The owners... Read More

A complete makeover restored this midcentury property to its golden-age glory, when Robert Wagner and Natalie Wood held their wedding reception here in... 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

On most days, the glass walls of this blissful retreat slide open, providing its lounge with a soft breeze and views of the resort’s manicured grounds... 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

Though Arizona’s Fountain Hills suburb is less familiar to travelers than the Phoenix/Scottsdale area 17 miles to the southwest, the Inn at Eagle... 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

At this classic Phoenix inn, low-slung, cream-colored casitas and banks of rooms twist along 125 acres and provide north-facing views of Camelback... Read More

Set on 316 acres of Sonoran desert outside of Phoenix, the 950-room JW Marriot Desert Ridge Resort boasts palm-tree-lined walkways and four acres of... 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

Jeff Vadheim—the chatty, affable proprietor of this guesthouse—will tell you everything you need to know (and then some) about the history... 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

With its graceful plazas and arcaded walkways, this 35-acre retreat located at the foot of Camelback Mountain so resembles an Andalusian pueblo blanco... Read More

Located in Phoenix Mountain Park, Pointe Hilton Resort Squaw Peak is an all-suite mountainside resort with a Spanish-Mediterranean-design. The... Read More

This all-suite resort sits on a mountain above Phoenix, near the North Mountain Preserve. Its earth-toned buildings with Mediterranean-style arches are... Read More

A stucco-and-glass high-rise with formal, European-style interiors, the Ritz-Carlton Phoenix is located in the heart of Camelback Corridor. Each g... Read More

Located just a stone’s throw from the base of iconic Camelback Mountain, Royal Palms was originally built in the 1920s as the winter home for a... Read More

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

Once a 1960s “tennis ranch,” this chic resort maintains its midcentury character, despite a sleek makeover. Its 105 casitas—many with balconies,... 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

Situated on the northern slope of the red-rock mountain, Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain comprises a cluster of adobe-style buildings in Paradise Valley... 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

On the ceiling of the resort's east-facing lobby, there are 10 Native American murals—an example of the cultural touches designed to reflect the... 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

Sleek attitude defines this completely refurbished downtown hotel that, until recently, was better known to the authorities than to paying guests. In... 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

After a five-year, $90 million makeover, The Phoenician—Scottsdale’s grande dame resort—has reemerged triumphant. The 643-room complex... 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 amid rose gardens, cacti, and citrus trees, the Wigwam (which was founded by the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company) has been a wonder for... Read More

A stay at W lets guests experience their "Whatever Whenever" motto. That means the W will give you what you want, when you want, such as a sunrise over... 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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