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Featured Lodging LocationBespoke Inn, Café & Bicycles is located at 3701 N. Marshall Way in Scottsdale. For more information, call 480-664-0730 or visit www.bespokeinn.com.
Bespoke Inn, Café & Bicycles
Scottsdale
www.bespokeinn.com

Located in the Arts District of downtown Scottsdale, Arizona, Bespoke Inn, Café & Bicycles is the Valley's only luxury bed and breakfast.

With four beautifully appointed bespoke guestrooms, an intimate on-site café and chef's garden, an infinity-edge pool perched on the balcony overlooking a lush courtyard, and a bicycle shop — the charming Bespoke Inn is ideal for couples, friends or individual travelers. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationBest Western PLUS Inn of Sedona is located at 1200 W. Highway 89A, Sedona, AZ 86336. For more information, call 928-282-3072, 800-292-6344 or visit www.InnofSedona.com.
Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona
Sedona
www.InnofSedona.com

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn of Sedona showcases all that Sedona has to offer. The hotel’s award-winning terraced design takes full advantage of its hilltop location with promenade decks all around.

This design feature allows our guests to experience 360 degree red rock views without leaving the hotel. Take a stroll along the sunrise side as the day begins, or take in the views as you enjoy your breakfast. In the evening, you may want to stroll over to the west side to watch a spectacular sunset right from the deck. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationThe Carefree Resort & Conference Center is located at 37220 N Mule Train Rd, Carefree, AZ 85377. Information: (480) 488-5300 or www.carefree-resort.com.
Carefree Resort & Conference Center
Carefree
www.carefree-resort.com

Come discover where desert, mountains and luxury converge at the beautiful Carefree Resort & Conference Center.

Tucked in the scenic foothills of the Sonoran Desert just north of Scottsdale, Arizona lies the aptly named Carefree Resort & Conference Center. At this desert gem, guests can embrace the Southwestern lifestyle in total relaxation, Arizona-style. Situated on 23 acres peppered with desert wildflowers, towering Saguaro and Prickly Pear Cacti, Carefree Resort is an authentic Southwestern retreat for those in need of rest and relaxation in the midst of an adventure-filled setting. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationCourtyard Scottsdale Old Town is located at 3311 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251. Information: (480) 429-7785 or visit website.
Courtyard Scottsdale Old Town
Scottsdale
www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/phxsc-courtyard-scottsdale-old-town/

Courtyard Scottsdale Old Town invites you to discover the Old West. Take advantage of our excellent location in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, where you can walk out our front doors to great shops, art galleries, fine dining and vibrant nightlife. Our Old Town Scottsdale hotel is less than 5 miles from twelve premiere golf courses, a free trolley stopping at the Main Street Arts District and Scottsdale Civic Center, plus a vast array of outdoor activities including hiking, biking and horseback riding. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationThe Distant Drums RV Resort is located at 583 West Middle Verde Road, Camp Verde, AZ 86322. Information: (877) 577-5507 or www.ddrvresort.com.
Distant Drums RV Resort
Camp Verde
www.ddrvresort.com

Distant Drums RV Resort invites you to stay with us as you travel the country in your RV.

Our RV Resort is the perfect location to use as a home base as you tour the Arizona Wineries, Sedona’s Red Rocks, the Ghost Town of Jerome, the National Monuments of Northern Arizona and as a resting area while you visit the Grand Canyon. If you’re the kind who likes to pack up and go wherever the road takes you, then the great state of Arizona is sure to have called your name more than once. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationEl Portal is located at 95 Portal Lane in Sedona. For more information, call 928-203-9405, 800-313-0017 or visit www.ElPortalSedona.com.
El Portal
Sedona
www.ElPortalSedona.com

El Portal is a pet friendly Sedona hotel located in the heart of Sedona. The boutique hotel was voted one of the Top 50 Small Hotels in the USA by Condé Nast readers, and has been awarded AAA's Four Diamond Hotel rating.

With quintessential concierge services for the Sedona area, guests can truly experience the southwest. El Portal offers a unique lodging experience, it isn't a huge resort, nor is it a typical bed and breakfast.. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationForest Houses Resort is located at 9275 N. Highway 89A in Sedona, and is closed in January and February. Information: 928-282-2999 or www.foresthousesresort.com.
Forest Houses Resort
Oak Creek Canyon
www.foresthousesresort.com

If you're looking for a cozy place to hang your stockings this month, Forest Houses Resort in Oak Creek Canyon features 15 rental "cabins," and they all have fireplaces.

By Kathy Montgomery

For Bob Kittredge, Forest Houses Resort is more than a collection of funky stone and wood rental houses along Oak Creek. It's his childhood home and the repository of his family's history. Walk into the office, and you'll see memorabilia he's unearthed, including his own baby bottles, glass milk containers and a miniature replica of the motorcycle his dad drove in on — one of the first built by Harley Davidson. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationGarland's is open April 1 through November 15, and is located on State Route 89A, 8 miles north of Sedona. Information: 928-282-3343 or www.garlandslodge.com.
Garland’s Oak Creek Lodge
Oak Creek Canyon
www.garlandslodge.com

Not only is it situated in one of the most beautiful places in the world, the food at Garland's is every bit as impressive as the surrounding landscape.

By Robert Stieve

With the possible exception of El Tovar, which has the unfair advantage of being perched on the edge of the world's seventh natural wonder, Garland's Oak Creek Lodge is arguably the most scenic place to spend a night in Arizona. Lodge, hotel, B&B, campsite … good luck finding accommodations with a better view. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationHacienda de la Mariposa is located at 3875 Stagecoach Road in Camp Verde. Information: 888-520-9095.
Hacienda de la Mariposa
Camp Verde
928-567-1490

At Hacienda de la Mariposa in Camp Verde, you get more than a bed and breakfast, you also get a dose of the King.

By Kathy Montgomery

Reggie Vinson answers the door at Hacienda de la Mariposa wearing jeans, loafers with no socks, and chunky turquoise rings. He is lanky, loose-limbed and quick to smile. His wife, Kat, is just finishing a phone call. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationThe Hassayampa Inn is located at 122 E. Gurley Street in Prescott. Information: 800-322-1927 or www.hassayampainn.com.
Hassayampa Inn
Prescott
www.hassayampainn.com

It was the pride of Yavapai County when it opened in 1927, financed by hundreds of residents who helped realize the dream of a first-class hotel near the Courthouse Square. A downtown Prescott landmark for more than eight decades, the hotel is widely known as a retreat for visitors to escape their busy lives and soak up the friendly ambiance of "Everybody's Hometown." [more]


Featured Lodging LocationRedBuck Ranch is located at 30212 N. 154th Street in Scottsdale. For more information, call 480-471-0011 or visit redbuckranch.com.
RedBuck Ranch
Scottsdale
www.redbuckranch.com

There are a lot of things to like about RedBuck Ranch in Scottsdale: the food, the atmosphere, the hospitality. Even better, it's limited to one set of guests at a time. Talk about privacy.

By Lauren Proper

After Billie "The Kid" Shepherd had her first country dance with Johnny "Wild" West, she couldn't get the bearded cowboy out of her head. He told the enthusiastic city woman about himself and also about two horses, Red and Buck — "an aging sorrel" and "a beautiful buckskin with tiger eyes," according to Shepherd's essay, "The Story of RedBuck Ranch." [more]


Featured Lodging LocationSedona Real Inn & Suites is located at 95 Arroyo Pinon Drive, Sedona.  For more information, call 800-353-1239 or visit www.sedonareal.com.
Sedona Real Inn & Suites
Sedona
www.sedonareal.com


Your Sedona vacation home away from home.

Our family-owned and operated inn feels different from other Sedona hotels because it is. When you’re here, you’ll experience the comfort and convenience that you’re used to in your own home. We’ve got flexible room types to comfortably fit your whole family, including a limited number of pet-friendly rooms where four-legged friends are welcome.

Our signature concierge service will expertly help you plan your Sedona vacation, including helping you find the most fun Sedona activities, and the best restaurants in Sedona. Whenever you need something, we’ll be right here waiting to exceed your expectations. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationSurgeon's House B&B is located at 100 Hill Street in Jerome. Information: 800-639-1452 or www.surgeonshouse.com.
Surgeon's House B&B
Jerome
www.surgeonshouse.com

In addition to history, the Surgeon's House B&B offers an elegance that makes it one of the best places to get a good night's sleep.

By Kendall Wright

At the height of Jerome's mining boom in 1916, when the town was swarming with smelter workers, freighters, gamblers, bootleggers, saloon keepers and prostitutes, the United Verde Copper Co. built a mansion — relative to everything else in the area — as a way of luring a much-needed surgeon. [more]


Featured Lodging LocationThe Teapot Inn is located at 989 W. Center Street in Chino Valley. Information: 928-636-7727 or www.teapotinn.com.
Teapot Inn
Chino Valley
www.redbuckranch.com


Originally built as a farmhouse in 1926, the Teapot Inn in Chino Valley is a great place for a good night's sleep. The sourdough pancakes are something special, too.

By Hilary Peele

Tombstone, Tubac, Greer, the Grand Canyon … these are the places people think of when they think of weekend getaways — Chino Valley rarely cracks the top 10. One night at the Teapot Inn, though, and people might start thinking otherwise. [more]


DiningWhether you find yourself famished in Flagstaff or starved in Sonoita, there are many great spots to find a bite in Arizona... [more]

Weekend GetawaysCheck out Weekend Getaways around the state... [more]

Events CalendarEscape, experience and explore Arizona, one event at a time... [more]

External LinksFor more information about great places to visit in Arizona, view our list of links to external resources, from Native American arts to parks and national forests... [more]

 
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