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We loved discovering the "new" luxury of The Phoenician in Scottsdale Arizona, A Luxury Co

The recently renovated Phoenician located at 6000 East Camelback Road, in Scottsdale, Arizona is luxury resort that offers visitors three distinctive choices of accommodations. The Phoenician Resort is comprised of The Phoenician, a luxurious hotel, The Canyon Suites, a boutique suite hotel, and The Phoenician Residences, private residential villas.

In 1985, Charles Keating envisioned building a European inspired resort using only the finest materials and craftmanship on at the base of Camelback Mountain. The resulting resort used imported Italian Marble, 24 karat gold etched ceilings, a mother of pearl swimming pool and eleven rare Steinway Pianos situated on lushly landscaped grounds. Mr. Keating purchased 250 acres to preserve the surroundings of this unique desert resort.

AAA Five Diamond Award and Four Star Forbes Travelguide

Now nearing the end of a three year renovation project there has been a major redesign of all the guestrooms and casitas including the complete remodel of The Canyon Suites, a AAA Five Diamond, Forbes Five Star boutique hotel uniquely located within the Phoenician resort.

A full renovation of the main resort public areas was undertaken in 2017 with all 645 rooms (577 guestrooms, 64 suites and 4 presidential suites), lobby, pool complex, Thirsty Camel Lounge, Afternoon Tea room and The Shops undergoing a total makeover. All rooms, villas and residences are finished in contemporary southwestern design that accentuates the surrounding desert environment with fresh bright colors.

Guestrooms like this fantastic Grand Deluxe Room are a huge 600 square feet in size. This particular room also has a massive outdoor patio with a stunning view over the valley.

The Phoenician Athletic Club is a new 4,600 plus square foot fitness center and game room and includes tennis courts, a pickleball court and 2 basketball courts. The state of the art equipment on the second floor offers views of the Valley and Camelback Mountain. “Fitness on Demand” provides access to hundreds of virtual exercise classes.

Mother of Pearl Pool

The pool complex is on three levels and includes a family friendly area, an adult-only pool and cabanas, the famous hand-tiled Mother of Pearl pool and three separate recreational styled pools. There is also a kids area with slide, treehouse and splash pad.

Soon to be completed is the redesign of an 18-hole Phoenician Golf Club and the Phoenician Golf Clubhouse. Reopening in September 2018 will be the remodeled J&G Steakhouse.

The Phoenician Spa offers 24 treatment rooms, a Boutique, a Nail Lounge, a Dry Bar, rooftop pool, along with Tranquility Suites, guests can relax mind, body and soul with the full menu of services offered daily at this retreat. There is also a fitness center and Movement Studio including yoga, meditation and cardio classes.

The Phoenician Resort features a variety of dining options. Each of the culinary choices located throughout the resort is dedicated to unique, 5-star dining presentations.

Thirsty Camel Lounge

Thirsty Camel Lounge

Thirsty Camel Lounge

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