Royal Palms Resort & Spa Archives

Scottsdale resorts offer hot discounts that beat the heat

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort

When you envision Scottsdale during the summer, do you see a dry, barren desert, where weather-worn locals proclaim through parched lips, “At least it’s a dry heat”? Well, think again. Locals have a secret weapon that helps them survive May, June, July and August. We’ll let you in on the secret. Scottsdale’s 70 hotels and… Read More →

Royal Palms launches biggest sale of the year


Want to stay at one of Arizona’s best resorts for a fraction of the price? Royal Palms Resort & Spa has launched its biggest sale of the year.  For one week only, guests can book stays now through December 31 and receive up to 50% off room rates and over $100 in credits. For one week… Read More →

Ranking Arizona party celebrates state’s top companies


Hundreds of Arizona’s top business leaders descended onto The Venue Scottsdale Thursday for Ranking Arizona’s Best of the Best Bash. “This party tonight is to celebrate the nearly 2,000 companies that are featured in Ranking Arizona,” said Michael Gossie, editor in chief of AZ Big Media, which publishes Ranking Arizona. “You are the innovators. You… Read More →

Royal Palms opens 12 Days of Christmas Boutique

RP Christmas Entry
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

Make this holiday season extra merry when you visit the 12 Days of Christmas Boutique at Royal Palms Resort & Spa, a Destination Hotel. The pop-up shop, opening on Sunday, December 14, will offer a number of Royal Palms exclusive gifts, candles, holiday ornaments, golf clothing and accessories, specialty signs and more. Throughout the 12… Read More →

There is still time to book a memorable holiday party

Ice skaters at Fairmont Princess

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for a party. With the economic downturn slowly starting to appear in the rearview mirror, the office holiday party might be something that slipped your mind because it hasn’t been in the budget in years past. So if you still need to place to host your happening,… Read More →

Top 5: Beauty & Day Spas (Fall-Winter 2012)

Photo: Hyatt Regency Scottsdale

The Top 5 Beauty & Day Spas — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Spa Avania At Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort at Gainey Ranch 7500 E. Doubletree Ranch Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258 (480) 444-1234 Personalized treatments, mineral water therapy, synchronized music, YogaAway, diet and the antioxidants of fine teas are blended for an… Read More →

Top 5: Phoenix Accommodations (Fall-Winter 2012)

Hotel Palomar’s arrival lobby. Photo: Isaac Maiselman, The Photographers Gallery

The Top 5 Phoenix Accommodations — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Pointe Hilton Resorts-Tapatio Cliffs 11111 N. 7th St., Phoenix, AZ 85020 (800) 947-9784 Whether visiting for business or pleasure, you will enjoy luxury all-suite accommodations, complimentary access to our expansive water feature, unique dining experiences, championship golf, relaxing spa and salon… 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 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 →