Recent trends in weddings have run the gamut from cash bars to buffets. However, one unique trend this year (actually from last year into this year & beyond) is the Destination Wedding. Many couples are opting to have their weddings at various destinations all over the country; all over the world. This desire is driven
From outdoor art exhibits to classic cars, January is always a great time to visit the Valley of the Sun. Here’s our list of not-to-be-missed attractions this month. Desert Botanical Garden Perfect winter weather means it’s the ideal time to explore the captivating beauty of the Desert Botanical Garden! More than 50,000 plant displays adorn the trails
This year, The Phoenician is unwrapping a new family offering with its festive “Up and Away Winter Holiday” Saturday, December 28, at the property’s historic Jokake Inn. Resort guests and Valley residents are cordially invited to join us from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. for an unforgettable (and complimentary) evening under the stars, set against
The Holidays are quickly approaching and so are a few of “Our Favorite Things!” A Phoenician Christmas wouldn’t be complete without Breakfast with Santa! On Saturday, December 14th from 9:00 a.m. until Noon youngsters will have a chance to meet Old Saint Nick while they indulge in some of Santa’s favorite fixin’s; including red velvet
Back by popular demand, The Phoenician’s seasonal collection of cocktails has returned – and just in time for the holidays! Perfect for crisp autumn weekends and cool winter nights, these libations are easy to make at home and (in our humble opinion) even better when enjoyed on the Thirsty Camel Patio! All four selections will
This Thanksgiving, The Phoenician invites guests to join us for what promises to be a weekend of fun for the whole family! It wouldn’t be a memorable holiday without a sumptuous feast, and there are plenty of tasty options throughout the day! Thanksgiving Brunch begins at 10 a.m. in Il Terrazzo with a delectable assortment
It has often been said that there is something magical about The Phoenician. As the Crown Jewel of the Southwest, the resort has continued to captivate visitors from around the world with its breathtaking beauty and luxurious accommodations. As we look back on 25 wonderful years in the Valley of the Sun, we know there
Enjoy a holiday feast at your home, specially prepared by our world-renowned culinary team. Each meal serves 6-8 guests. $195 Thanksgiving meals reserve by Sunday, November 24, 2013 for pick-up at the Cafe & Ice Cream Parlor Christmas meals reserve by Thursday, December 19, 2013 for pick-up at the Cafe & Ice Cream Parlor 480
The summer may be fading fast, but you still have plenty of time to enjoy the “Dog Daze of Summer” at Relish Burger Bistro. Now through Labor Day, savor one of our three signature hot dogs for $5, or pair with a 16oz Four Peaks draft beer for just $9. Staying true to our heritage,
Join us this summer at Il Terrazzo for our seasonal “Cena Presto” menu and special 25th Anniversary pricing
This summer, enjoy the very best of Il Terrazzo’s contemporary Italian menu at an incredible value! In addition to the restaurant’s signature menu, guests can now experience our featured “Cena Presto” (early dinner) offerings. Indulge in a three-course prix fixe meal for just $29 per person, or pair with a suggested wine from our sommelier for
This 4th of July weekend, The Phoenician is lighting things up with new experiences for the entire family! Enjoy live entertainment at our Oasis Pool complex, children’s activities and our very own holiday celebration, featuring Phoenix fire trucks and Model-A Fords, along with a USO band and singers. Best of all, multiple fireworks displays will
Summer is heating up, so cool down with one of The Phoenician’s four signature cocktails! These refreshing libations are perfect for hot, sunny days and are available throughout the resort until September 3 for $9. Tito’s Moscow Mule: • 2 oz Tito’s Vodka • Juice of 1 lime • Ginger Beer to fill In a
While every culture around the world has had its own myths and legends about the Sun, its life-sustaining power over Earth is universally understood, and the dangers of its ultraviolet rays are very real. While up to 20 minutes of daily Sun exposure is recommended to maintain healthy levels of vitamin D, overexposure can be
The perfect gift for any occasion. Present your loved ones with unforgettable elegance, luxury and style with The Phoenician Gift Card. Imagine them unwrapping a lavish night’s stay in an exquisite suite. A magnificent dinner at Il Terrazzo. A round of spectacular golf. Or a personalized day at the spa. The Phoenician Gift Card. It’s
Foodies rejoice! The Scottsdale Culinary Festival will celebrate its 35th anniversary this year, April 9-14. With 100 participating restaurants, 20 wineries, 10 events and more than 40,000 visitors, the longest-running festival of its kind in the United States has become a community favorite — and for good reason! The six-day celebration features everything from lavish
In celebration of America’s favorite pastime, The Phoenician has crafted four of our very own Spring Training inspired cocktails! These delicious creations are the perfect post-game treat for baseball fans and are available throughout the resort. Guests can also join us at Grape & Grain on Saturdays during March from 3 p.m.- 4 p.m. for
For a limited time, guests staying during the Easter Holiday can order children’s Easter Baskets for March 31, 2013. Deliveries will take place from 7am – 10am from the Easter Bunny and will include a large assortment of candy and goodies. Purchase cost is $75 per child and must be placed by 3/15/13 with the
The Phoenician will be holding traditional Easter Brunch Sunday, March 31, 2013. Join us in the Grand Ballroom from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch includes unlimited sparkling wine and special holiday entrees. $79 for adults, half- priced for children 3-12. Reservations Required: 480 423 2530 Schedule of events THE PHOENICIAN EGG HUNT (with 4,000 eggs!) Casita
Bring taste and style to your afternoon with this exclusive offering for Canyon Suites guests. Sample select wine from The Phoenician’s multi-million-dollar, award-winning collection, complemented by delicious culinary indulgences. One of the resort’s accomplished sommeliers will be on hand in the main lobby from 4-5 p.m. to facilitate each daily tasting and answer questions.
Guests can enjoy our complimentary shuttle service to/from Scottsdale Stadium and the surrounding Old Town area during spring training season. The shuttle operates 1.5 hours before and after each Giants’ home game, running every 45 minutes.
Before or After the Game: Favorite Destinations for Dining & Libations Now that Major League Baseball spring training is under way in the Valley of the Sun, we decided to list some of our favorite game-day food and beverage destinations, here at The Phoenician, in Old Town Scottsdale and the surrounding area. With close proximity
Once in a lifetime shots of a snow covered Phoenician golf course, and our cactus garden. Wow!
5 Things to Consider When Researching a Wedding Venue: While trying to find that perfect venue for your wedding ceremony, reception and dinner, answers to the following five key questions will certainly provide clarity when it comes to budgeting for your special day! What are the ancillary charges? Often couples focus on the menu price