Looking to get out of the house for a few days without going too far from home? Then it’s time to plan a Scottsdale staycation! This city happens to be among the best to stay in during the summer because it’s home to so many amazing resorts. Whether you’re in search of a fun pool and relaxing hot tub or a soothing spa treatment, these Scottsdale staycation options will provide the short getaway you need before Monday.
Hotel Valley Ho – Stay2Play
Long-time Scottsdale residents may remember Hotel Valley Ho in its prime, when it was a favorite among celebrities who needed a quick break from Hollywood. After a few face-lifts and name changes over the years, it’s been restored to its original splendor and is once again a hip, appealing place to stay for a few days.
This summer, you can take advantage of a few packages that let locals and visitors alike get a room for a great price. For example, the Stay2Play package starts at just $149 a night and gets you a room, free fast internet, a special gift, two free drinks to welcome you, and a $50 daily resort credit in case you want more drinks – maybe by the pool!
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess – Sip, Savor and Sand
When you live in or around DC Ranch, you’re just minutes from the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, and that’s perfect because you can book an amazing staycation package without traveling far at all. Sip, Savor and Sand starts at $179 per night and gets you a hotel room and a $50 daily resort credit.
While you’re there, you can enjoy Sunset Beach, which is a 7,000-square-foot pool with a sandy entrance and a splash pad nearby. Every weekend they fun activities for the whole family abound, from waterslides and water balloon fights to dive-in movies and huge pool parties with a DJ. It’s all topped off by fireworks every Saturday night. Who needs to leave Scottsdale for the summer when you can get a staycation like this?
Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch – Spa Package
Every Scottsdale staycation should include at least one spa treatment, and this resort’s Spa package makes that easy. When you book a room using this special, you get both breakfast and $150 spa credit to use at Spa Avania. You can use it for a variety of treatments, including a massage, manicure, pedicure, facial, and more.
While you’re at the Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa, make sure you visit the water playground. It features 10 pools, a sandy beach, and a waterslide. Plus, this Scottsdale staycation destination has 20 fountains, 45 waterfalls, and a lagoon with gondola rides, letting you feel more like you’re in romantic Italy than the Southwest!
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch – Drink, Dine and Sun
If you plan to stay at the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch this summer, check out the Drink, Dine and Sun package for $159 per night. It includes a room, free cabana rental, 2 free drinks, $50 daily dining credit, and a waived resort fee. During your stay, you can head to the beautiful pool, Luna Spa & Fitness Center, or the McCormick Ranch Golf Club right next door.
Also, did you know that this resort has special rates for Arizona residents who want a Scottsdale staycation this summer? If you’re not looking for a package, resident rates for rooms start at just $89 per day on the weekend and $79 per weekday. Perfect for a relaxing last-minute trip in town this weekend!
So where do you plan to go on your Scottsdale staycation this summer?
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