Dove Mountain Archives

Wine Spectator honors Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Steve Cukrov

The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is celebrating new recognition by Wine Spectator magazine, as the publication has awarded its prestigious 2015 Best Award of Excellence to CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar. Receiving the award for the second year in a row, CORE is among only 13 Arizona establishments to be so honored. “We are truly grateful… Read More →

Arizona’s best resorts offer summer staycation deals

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Wildfire Pool.

Need a summer getaway? Stay home and save money. Arizona is home to some of the world’s most fantastic pools, luxurious spas, romantic retreats, spectacular golf courses and best restaurants. So you can forget about flight delays and rental cars because many of Arizona’s award-winning hotels and resorts offer summer deals that are designed specifically… Read More →

Dove Mountain gets S. Arizona’s 1st 5-star rating

by in Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its annual Star Rating list, naming The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain a new Five Star hotel. The 253-room adventure, spa and golf resort near Tucson, Arizona is the latest addition to the prestigious ratings, which have been considered the gold standard in luxury hospitality since 1958. The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is… Read More →

HSL breaks ground on Tucson National luxury apartments

Encantada, HSL Properties, WEB

HSL Properties, Inc. announced the ground breaking of its new $46 million, 368-unit luxury apartment home community in the exclusive Tucson National area of the northwest Tucson metropolitan area. With the success of Encantada at Riverside Crossing, Dove Mountain, and Steam Pump, Encantada at Tucson National is the latest in its premiere Southern Arizona luxury… Read More →

Expert expects mega events to boost meetings industry


When Cristin Barr, CMP, went to college, she was more interested in investor relations than guest relations. “At The University of Texas I studied Investor Relations, which took me to New York City for my first professional job,” said the current president of the Arizona Sunbelt Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (AzMPI). “For the past… Read More →

AzMPI Announces 2013-14 Board

Deliver on Your ROI, Business Meetings

The Arizona Sunbelt Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (AzMPI) recently installed their 2013-2014 slate of Officers for the chapter. Officers include incoming President Jill Longfellow,  Enterprise Holdings Inc.; President-Elect Cristin Barr, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain; Vice President of Finance Penny Allphin, Hassayampa Inn Prescott; Vice President of Communications Chip Headman, Williams & Associates; Vice President… Read More →

Top 5: Southern Arizona Accommodations (Fall-Winter 2012)

The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain’s Serenity pool. Photo: Barbara Kraft

The Top 5 Southern Arizona Accommodations — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Loews Ventana Canyon Resort 7000 N. Resort Dr., Tucson, AZ 85750 (520) 299-2020 Features 398 guest rooms, four restaurants and lounges, eight tennis courts, two Tom Fazio-designed golf courses, fitness trails, swimming pools and a full-service spa. The Ritz-Carlton, Dove… Read More →

Sanctuary Named Top Resort in the Southwest

by in Business News | Travel

The results of Condé Nast Traveler’s 25th annual Readers’ Choice Awards are in, and Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain has been voted the number one resort in the Southwest. With an overall score of 92.5 reflecting readers’ opinions on rooms, service, food, location, design and activities, Sanctuary shares the region’s top spot with Tucson’s The Ritz-Carlton,… Read More →

Top 5: Southern Arizona Accommodations (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Southern Arizona Accommodations (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Southern Arizona Accommodations — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Canyon Ranch 8600 E. Rockcliff Rd., Tucson, AZ 85750 800-742-9000 Dozens of fitness activities, spa cuisine, wellness consultations in preventive medicine, nutrition, stress management, spiritual awareness, and body and skin care treatments. JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa 3800… Read More →