Hotel Valley Ho Archives

Arizona Sunbelt Chapter of MPI installs new board

Meeting Professionals International – Arizona Sunbelt Chapter (MPI AZ) recently installed its Board of Directors who will lead the association in 2017-18. Installed were: The Executive Team: • President Lee Smith, Hotel Valley Ho • Immediate Past President David G. Rosenbaum, CHME, Carefree Resort & Conference Center • President-Elect Danielle Adams, WM Symposia • Vice… Read More →

Arizona’s best staycation deals for summer of 2017

Staycation deals

Arizona is hot in the summer. Very hot. But the staycation deals and packages offered by some of our most beautiful, beloved, picturesque and luxuirous resorts and hotels are even hotter. While some scrunch in the car to seek cooler temps and others pay far too much for a flight, you can take advantage of… Read More →

50 places you can go to cool off in Arizona

With the first day of summer upon us and with record-setting temperatures in the forecast, we all could use some advice to cool off in Arizona when the heat becomes too much. We can tell ourselves it’s a dry heat all we want. Sooner or later, every Arizona resident will need some relief from the… Read More →

Everything old is renewed as historic buildings are renovated

renovated historic buildings
by in AZRE Magazine

Old buildings have a story to tell. The story of Federal Pizza on Central Avenue, a restaurant that opened five years ago in a 1950s building, began with a surprise. When the restaurant’s construction team started to dig up the floor of what was the First Federal Savings and Loan to add plumbing for the… Read More →

Ranking Arizona: Top 10 medium-sized resorts and hotels

Here are the Top 10 hotels and resorts in Arizona (225-449 rooms), based on public voting for Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Ranking Arizona is based purely on opinion and ranks companies based how voters answer this simple question: with whom would you recommend doing business? To make your… Read More →

Phoenix Mother’s Day ideas to help you treat your mom

Mother's Day ideas

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. That means it’s time to get ready to treat your mother to a treat she’ll love. The Phoenix area is full of many awesome restaurants and spas that will elate any mom on this day dedicated to her. Here are some amazing spa, brunch and dinner ideas to take your… Read More →

ZuZu at the Hotel Valley Ho offers new dinner menu

Russell LaCasce, the new executive chef of Hotel Valley Ho, will debut a brand-new dinner menu at ZuZu on Tuesday, May 2. This is the first step in LaCasce’s revamp of the overall food and beverage offerings at the iconic Downtown Scottsdale hotel. LaCasce has been the executive chef of the hotel since January 2017… Read More →

See live music poolside at Hotel Valley Ho

Hotel Valley Ho

Cool off poolside at the hip Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale this spring and summer, with live music, DJs, private cabanas and cool vibes. Local favorites Elvis Before Noon, Drop Top Cadillac, Sassy & The Sneak Attack and others play poolside every Friday from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., now through October. Session Saturdays… Read More →

The rise of ‘lock and leave’ resort-style living

lock and leave
by in AZRE Magazine

At the new Mountain Shadows Resort Condominiums, residents are trading in the chores of owning a home for the luxuries of “lock and leave” resort-style living. Located below Camelback Mountain, this project marks the first three-story residential building in Paradise Valley and epitomizes the growing popularity of the “lock and leave” lifestyle. Westroc Hospitality, known… Read More →

10 things to do in Phoenix for New Year’s Eve

New Year's Eve
by in Experience AZ Magazine

Say goodbye to 2016 with style and a bang, and ring in the New Year at one of these ten amazing events. You definitely won’t want to stay home this year. Fly in a C-47 with the Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum Transition into the New Year from a World War II-era C-47. You’ll be… Read More →

Hotel Valley Ho welcomes new executive chef

Hotel Valley Ho
by in Experience AZ Magazine

Next time you dine at the Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale it will have been made by the hotel’s new executive chef, Russell LaCasce. LaCasce joins the team after serving as the executive sous chef at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa, and begins his new role at Hotel Valley Ho on January 2, 2017. As… Read More →

Hotel Valley Ho celebrates 60 years

Hotel Valley Ho

Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale is celebrating 60 years as a true icon of mid-century modern design. Originally opened on December 20, 1956, it reopened on December 20, 2005 after a major renovation that kept the signature architectural elements intact. The hotel was designed by local architect Edward L. Varney. Original owners Robert and… Read More →

25 hot spots to book a last-minute office holiday party

by in Experience AZ Magazine

You’ve worked hard. You’ve had a better year than last year. You’re cautiously optimistic about what’s coming in 2017. It’s time to celebrate. Even if the office holiday party is something that slipped your mind because it wasn’t always in the budget the last few years, there are plenty of options still available to create… Read More →

Hotel Valley Ho hosts new rooftop beer garden series

by in Experience AZ Magazine

Enjoy delicious brews, chef stations and dramatic views with the new Rooftop Beer Garden series at Hotel Valley Ho. Held on the eighth-floor Sky Line Rooftop overlooking Camelback Mountain, each event will feature a different theme designed to pair perfectly with the featured brewery. At the first event on Thursday, November 17, tailgating is elevated… Read More →