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Hermosa Inn is offering ghost tours for guests in October

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by in Experience AZ Magazine

With a haunted history dating back to the 1930’s, The Hermosa Inn will be encouraging guests to explore the property and experience their own ghost sightings throughout the month of October. Guests who book any room or room package at the resort between October 1 – 31, 2016 will receive a list of the ghost… Read More →

Former Hermosa Inn executive launches hospitality business

Michael Gildersleeve got his start in hospitality in the 1970’s, when he helped open three new resorts and restructure six properties. (Photo courtesy of Patton Asset Management)

After spending over 35 years working with some of the most unique hospitality brands in the industry and transforming The Hermosa Inn into a world-renowned AAA Four Diamond resort, Michael Gildersleeve has since set out to help other brands achieve the same success by forming his own company, Patton Asset Management. “After overseeing so many… Read More →

Hermosa Inn launches Conversations in Fashion Series

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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 →

Hermosa Inn earns ‘Loved By Guests’ award

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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 Hotels.com 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 →

Cool dining returns to LON’s underground wine cellar

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With temperatures as high as they’ve been lately, with no end in sight, a unique culinary experience that both dodges the heat, and is just plain cool, is coming back to LON’s. LON’s at the Hermosa is bringing back its Cool Dining experience inside of LON’s Underground Wine Cellar, starting June 6 through September 5,… Read More →

Hermosa Inn unveils new look for 80th anniversary

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

As part of a year-long celebration of the historic property’s 80th anniversary as a guest ranch, The Hermosa Inn recently unveiled a new entryway with valet, resort lobby and renovated guest rooms. The ribbon-cutting event was held on what would have been founder Lon Megargee’s 133rd birthday, February 9. While still retaining the historic charm… Read More →

Allred Capital buys The Hermosa Inn

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On Wednesday, May 6, the luxury boutique resort The Hermosa Inn, and its award-winning restaurant, LON’s at the Hermosa, was sold to Allred Capital LLLP. The partnership, led by Ronald Allred and his son Mike Allred, has been developing land, real estate and hospitality related ventures since the 1970s, including building the town of Avon… Read More →

Top 5 Accommodations: Uniquely Arizona (Spring-Summer 2014)

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[cjtoolbox name=’Experience AZ Top5′] Get ready to experience Arizona’s spring/summer 2014 Top 5 Accommodations for Uniquely Arizona! And use Experience AZ to guide you toward a visit that will make you want to come back time after time to keep crossing the must see hot spots off your Top 5 lists. Top 5 Accommodations: Uniquely… Read More →

Haunted Boutique Resort Offering Ghost Tours

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by in Events | Featured | Tourism

As one of the oldest resorts in the Valley with a rich cowboy history dating back to the 1930’s, it’s only natural that The Hermosa Inn would be home to a few friendly spirits still wandering the grounds. From original owner, cowboy artist Alonzo “Lon” Megargee, to a “Pink Lady” on a bridge and unexplained… Read More →

Haunted Boutique Resort Offering Ghost Tours

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by in Date Night | Escape

As one of the oldest resorts in the Valley with a rich cowboy history dating back to the 1930’s, it’s only natural that The Hermosa Inn would be home to a few friendly spirits still wandering the grounds. From original owner, cowboy artist Alonzo “Lon” Megargee, to a “Pink Lady” on a bridge and unexplained… Read More →

Updates on the Hottest Spots in Scottsdale

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by in Eat | Play | Stay

75 Never Looked So Good Next time it’s your birthday, invite the world famous Dale Chihuly to come. That’s exactly what the Desert Botanical Garden is doing to commemorate its 75th anniversary. Credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement and elevating the perception of the glass medium from the realm of craft to fine art, Chihuly has… Read More →

Top Hospitality Trends in 2013

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by in Stay

Gone are the days of the “staycation.” Guests are craving function over flourish, and intimate spaces rather than overbearing enclaves. The hospitality trends of 2013 are all about comfort, simplicity and high-quality experiences. While it changes with the year, and the economy, the trends we’re seeing now are showing that the majority of people are… Read More →

Spending The Holidays At The Hermosa Inn

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by in Events | Play | Stay

The smell of evergreen, peppermint and freshly baked pies fill the air as the holidays approach. It’s a time for family and friends to gather, and a time for travel and yearly traditions to be celebrated. While each family has their own way of celebrating, several resorts are starting their own traditions to ring in… Read More →

Top 10 Accommodations: Phoenix & Paradise Valley Hotels, Resorts (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 10 Accommodations: Phoenix & Paradise Valley Hotels, Resorts (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 10 Phoenix and Paradise Valley hotels and resorts — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa 2400 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85016 800-950-0086 arizonabiltmore.com An Arizona landmark since its opening on Feb. 23, 1929, when it was crowned The Jewel of the Desert. Hermosa Inn 5532 N.… Read More →