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Hermosa Inn launches Conversations in Fashion Series, Copyright: bowie15

After launching this series earlier in the year with designers Badgley Mischka, the luxury boutique resort The Hermosa Inn and its legendary restaurant LON’s at the Hermosa is continuing Conversations in Fashion, a series created in partnership with the Phoenix Art Museum’s Arizona Costume Institute that features design-focused cocktail hours, book signings and intimate Q&A’s with… Read More →

Embassy Suites Scottsdale finishes $25M renovation

Embassy Suites Scottsdale (Photo by Mark Boisclair Photography, Inc.)
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

The last piece of art has been hung, the last section of paint dry. After a year and a half, $25 million and seemingly infinite amounts of carpet, tile, paint, plaster, furniture and dedicated staff hours, the former Chaparral Suites Scottsdale is now officially the Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale’s newest all-suite resort… Read More →

Royal Palms is now part of Unbound Collection by Hyatt


Phoenix’s Royal Palms, located near Camelback Road and 54th Street, joined the state’s local Hyatt Properties as part of its Unbound Collection. Geoff Gray has been named general manager of The Royal Palms Resort and Spa in Phoenix. Royal Palms joins the Hyatt Regency Phoenix and Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch. Andaz Scottsdale… Read More →

Hotel Valley Ho offers in-room yoga program

Hotel Valley Ho

The iconic Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale now offers a special in-room yoga program, in addition to the movement studio classes at VH Spa for Vitality + Health. The new STAY.ZEN package includes a variety of yoga classes that can be followed on the in-room TV. Also included is a yoga mat you can take home with you, two water… Read More →

Palomar Phoenix offers ‘Last Fling Before the Ring’

Palomar Phoenix

Wedding season is upon us, and you know what that means – it’s time for the maid of honor and best man to rally the bridal party and throw the “Last Fling Before the Ring” at Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix. Located in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, Hotel Palomar offers way more than your typical… Read More →

Hermosa Inn earns ‘Loved By Guests’ award

Hermosa Inn

The Hermosa Inn has even more to celebrate in its 80th year, as the historic guest ranch turned luxury boutique resort was recently recognized by with its coveted Loved By Guests Gold Award. “It’s an amazing honor to be recognized for the kind words and sentiments of our guests,” said Director of Guest Services Pam Swartz. “Word of… Read More →

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa names chef, leadership team

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa appointed four key leaders to the hotel, which is expected to open in Paradise Valley in September 2016, and its executive chef. The resort’s sales and marketing team will be led by Area Director of Sales and Marketing Terri Benich; Director of Business and Luxury Sales Kristen Neibergs; Director of Events… Read More →

Arizona resorts offer hot staycation deals

The Boulders Resort & Spa

Arizona is home to some of the world’s most fantastic pools, luxurious spas, romantic retreats, spectacular golf courses and best restaurants. So if you need a summer getaway, why not save money and take advantage of staycation deals? Forget about flight delays and rental cars because many of Arizona’s award-winning hotels and resorts offer summer deals that… Read More →

LUSTRE Rooftop Bar hosts Freedom Fourth Pool Party

Rooftop bar

The rooftop bar and pool deck at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar is going to be popping this Fourth of July as it hosts the Freedom Fourth Pool Party at LUSTRE Rooftop Bar in downtown Phoenix. On Saturday, July 2. folks will get to party and enjoy the pool starting at 11 a.m. Non-hotel guests have… Read More →

Lunch & Learn returns to Sanctuary on Camelback


Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain’s award-winning Lunch & Learn series returns for its 15th season. This summer’s lineup, featuring some of the country’s top culinary experts, will leave guests star struck (and asking for seconds) as celebrity chefs and Food Network Stars dish out recipes and behind-the-scenes insight. On Saturdays throughout July and August, top chefs… Read More →

Scottsdale’s newest resort offers staycation deal

staycation deals

As the renovation team puts the final touches on the $25 million transformation of the Chaparral Suites, soon to be Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort, guests can already plan a ‘Suite” summer escape. The staycation deal includes 25 percent-off room rates with the promotional code “Suite” for a stay anytime between now and September… Read More →

Arizona Inn opens renovated pool, offers summer rates

Arizona Inn

With summer just around the corner, the Arizona Inn is unveiling poolside renovations and enhancements, along with a number of ways for visitors to the Old Pueblo to “check in and chill out.” Since 1930, the glamorous resort-style hotel has long been a favorite desert oasis tucked into the heart of Tucson, where guests are invited to… Read More →

Jurlique Spa at FireSky Resort offers summer deals

Jurlique Spa

Summer in Arizona is the perfect time to relax and reset the mind, body and spirit with Jurlique Spa at FireSky Resort & Spa, offering special deals for locals and treatments starting from $99. The resort spa located at FireSky in Old Town Scottsdale offers a full menu of fresh and fragrant spa services designed… Read More →

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess opening Sunset Beach, new rooms

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Dreams of lazy days with toes in the sands of paradise is a reality at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess starting Memorial Day weekend, when this AAA Five Diamond resort opens its sixth and largest pool – Sunset Beach – with 830 tons of white sand, glamorous cabanas and 102 luxurious new guest rooms, further making this resort… Read More →