The Phoenician Archives

Phoenician Half Marathon announced for Dec. 2

by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

The Phoenician, Arizona’s premier AAA Five Diamond luxury destination, will host the inaugural Phoenician Half Marathon, scheduled for Saturday, December 2, 2017.  The destination race is a member of Capstone Event Group’s Resort Race Collection, a group of exclusive destination race experiences hosted and produced in partnership with the most iconic and magnificent hotels in… Read More →

Third phase of The Phoenician renovation is outlined

The Luxury Collection, one of the world’s largest and fastest growing luxury hospitality brands, today announced that The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale, will soon begin a third phase of major enhancements.  The next phase of The Phoenician renovation will commence next month on the construction of a new Athletic Club, with completion expected by… 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 →

Ranking Arizona: Top 10 large resorts and hotels

Here are the Top 10 hotels and resorts in Arizona (450 rooms or more), 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… Read More →

The Phoenician announces extensive renovation plan

The Luxury Collection, one of the world’s largest and fastest growing luxury hospitality brands, announced that The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale, will be undergoing major refurbishments.  These plans showcase the brand’s continued commitment to expanding and enhancing its North America portfolio. One of Scottsdale’s most luxurious resorts, The Phoenician will remodel its signature… Read More →

The Phoenician brings back Culinary Countdown Dining Series

The Phoenician resort is nestled in the Sonoran Desert, with the breathtaking Camelback Mountain its backdrop. Photo: The Phoenician

The Phoenician, Arizona’s premier AAA Five Diamond resort destination, is cooking up a savory summer with the Third Annual $40-$30-$20 Culinary Countdown Dining Series, May 5-September 14, 2017.  Participating restaurants include J&G Steakhouse, featuring a three-course menu for $40; Afternoon Tea, with a three-course offering for $30 (Tuesdays-Fridays); and Relish Burger Bistro, presenting a two-course… Read More →

HonorHealth CEO earns Community Leadership Award


Tom Sadvary, HonorHealth CEO, is the recipient of the 2016 Drinkwater Community Leadership Award. The award recognizes and honors exceptional community leaders who personify the spirit of Herbert R. Drinkwater, mayor of Scottsdale for over 25 years. Sadvary received the award at a luncheon on Friday, Dec. 2, at The Phoenician. Sadvary began his career… Read More →

What to do when you’re planning the holiday party

by in AZ Business Magazine

The holiday season is a time that many people spend shopping for the perfect gifts, decorating their homes and planning trips to visit loved ones, but the stresses of planning a corporate or family holiday party can stand in the way of celebration. Holiday parties can be tailored for intimate family gatherings or large corporate… 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 →

2016 Most Admired Company: The Phoenician

by in AZ Business Magazine

The Phoenician Most Admired Company: 2016 Top Arizona executive: Mark Vinciguerra, managing director What it does: Upscale resort. Admirable quality: The Phoenician promotes the true essence and spirit of family year-round through a variety of activities. This starts by providing a healthy, comfortable workplace that encourages interaction between all associates and departments. In this collaborative… 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 →

The Phoenician launches AquaMermaid School

The Phoenician is diving into summer with the introduction of an aquatic activity like no other: AquaMermaid School.   Young resort guests can live out their fairytale dreams and swim like mermaids during expertly led 60-minute sessions.  Participants ages 7 and older will master various techniques and glide through The Phoenician’s sparkling pools with the help… Read More →

Where will you be sitting at the 5th annual Polo Championships?

Grass, bleacher, blanket, picnic table, VIP Tent, sideline parking – there is no shortage of unusual and high-end seating at the 5th Annual Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships: Horses and Horsepower on Saturday, October 24th. Set up against the backdrop of the McDowell Mountains on the Polo Field at WestWorld of Scottsdale, the field-side seating is… Read More →

Phoenician takes heat out of summer with spa special

Summer Spa Events and Specials

The Forbes Four-Star Centre for Well-Being at The Phoenician is making the intense temperatures more manageable this summer with refreshing savings on its spa menu.  Between now and September 3, 2015, guests, local visitors and residents can purchase one treatment and receive a second of equal or lesser value for 50 percent off. Showcasing more… Read More →