With more than 70 hotels and resorts, Scottsdale is a one-size-fits all kind of town. Visitors to this upscale desert city will find hotel accommodations designed to appeal to all travel agendas. Whether you're a golf enthusiast, a desert explorer and nature lover, a chic urban professional, or a family on the go, the city's wide range of hotel accommodations makes this a very accessible destination. The city is home to contemporary boutique hotels, historic and breathtakingly beautiful resorts, family-friendly accommodations, and out-of-the-way desert hideaways. Scottsdale's proximity to Phoenix and surrounding communities also makes it a convenient stopping point when visiting Arizona.
Patricia Escarcega has lived in the Arizona desert since she was a teenager. She works as a writer and editor in Phoenix with her four dogs and two cats.
She received her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Arizona and is working on a novel about growing up in the 1990s.