As of 2015, some highly rated hotels in Scottsdale, Arizona include the JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa, The Phoenician, the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North and the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. The Camelback Inn Resort and Spa is a AAA Five-Diamond Resort offering 453 casitas, scattered around the property to ensure privacy, and a European-style health spa that covers 27,000 square feet. Three pools are on site, and the 36-hole Camelback Golf Club is nearby.
The Phoenician is known for its focus on ecological tourism and its Center for Well-Being Spa. The property covers 250 acres and sits in the shadow of Camelback Mountain. It includes an on-site 27-hole golf course and a tennis complex, both surrounded by desert and natural vegetation. Seven pools are on-site, including a children's wading pool, the free-form Mother of Pearl Pool and the Surge Splash Pad with its 165-foot water slide.
The Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North features 210 rooms in 25 casita buildings in the Sonora Desert near Pinnacle Peak. The Troon Golf Course is next door, a spa is on-site, as are tennis courts and a 6,000-square-foot, two-level swimming pool. The family-friendly property offers the Kids Concierge children's program, which includes fitness classes and tennis lessons.
The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is another AAA Five-Diamond resort set in the Sonora Desert. The oversized property features guestrooms, suites and individual casitas, the Well & Being Spa, two 18-hole golf courses, multiple swimming pools and the Trailblazers Family Adventure Center.