The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale

6000 East Camelback Road, Scottsdale, Arizona 85251 USA
+1 480-941-8200

Area & Activities

Experience Unforgettable Scottsdale

Set in the Sonora Desert with views of Camelback Mountain, find unique attractions, invigorating outdoor activities and unforgettable adventures near our hotel The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection resort, Scottsdale. Explore the trails of the Phoenix Zoo, including the Arizona trail with its local wildlife, such as mountain lions and the Mexican gray wolf, and its varied plant life. Visit the Scottsdale Arts District, located in the heart of Old Town, with art galleries, museums and art festivals that capture the spirit of the Southwest. Or take in some distinctive shopping in the Scottsdale Fashion Square. For a decidedly immersive experience enjoy hiking, mountain biking or horseback riding on Camelback Mountain or take a desert eco-tour under idyllic blue skies. Intriguing adventures continue with river rafting and kayaking, or explore the tranquil skies with hot air balloon adventures. Save time to visit the nearby communities of Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa. If you have a student attending Arizona State University, our hotel keeps you near ASU events.


Resort Shops

Tennis Shop

A contemporary lifestyle boutique, featuring a variety of apparel and accessories including tennis and active wear, select equipment and gift items. A grab-n-go station provides a selection of healthy drinks and snacks for purchase, with both indoor and patio seating available, overlooking the outdoor courts.

Accents Gifts & Sundry

Accents gifts and sundry store offers a curated selection of gifts and apparel. With signature Phoenician items, locally-inspired gifts for the home and a variety of toys and apparel for kids, the store offers a convenient way to shop for those back home without leaving the hotel property.

Spa Boutique

From spa apparel to jewelry; skincare to wellness solutions; the boutique shop provides a number of ways to continue your experience at home. Sit down at our Aroma Design Bar and create your own personalized blend or pick up some of the latest trends in health and beauty.

More Hotel Activities


Resort Treehouse

Kids and adults alike can enjoy the fun treehouse located on the resort property giving you a birds eye view of the pools with suspension bridges to take you along.

4th Of July At The Phoenician

Celebrate America’s Independence in style with our indoor carnival, complete with basketball shootout, obstacle course, photo booth, carnival games, and more! Enjoy a spectacular fireworks show or cool off with our Dive-In Movie and Glo-at-the-Pho pool party!

Halloween At The Phoenician

Enjoy spooooky activities like making ghost pops, decorating your own trick-or-treat bags, trick-or-treating around the resort, races, contests, and more!

Thanksgiving At The Phoenician

Gobble up the fun with activities such as holiday cookie decorating, Funician’s Turkey Bowl, tethered hot air ballon rides, and more.

New Year's Eve At The Phoenician

Party the night away at our annual kids dinner and dance party, complete with lighted dance floor, laser tag, crafts, games, pizza buffet, and more!

Family and Children's Activities

4 miles

Echo Canyon Trail and Recreation Area

Phone: +1 602-261-8318

This trail is an intense and difficult anaerobic hike the entire 1.23 miles to the summit. It ascends approximately 1,280 ft, from 1,424 ft above sea level to 2,704 ft.

1.9 miles

Camelback Mountain

Phone: +1 602-261-8318

Camelback Mountain, with an elevation of 2,704 feet, is an excellent hike or climb in Arizona. Hiking Camelback Mountain is a perfect activity in Phoenix, because the hike is quick and located in the middle of the Phoenix Valley with great views.

2.5 miles

Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West

Phone: +1 480-686-9539

Scottsdale's Museum of the West celebrates the art, history and unique stories of the 19 states comprising the American West. The rotating exhibitions feature hundreds of Western artworks and rare historic artifacts.

Thirsty Camel

Local Area & Activity Highlights

Desert Off Road Excursion

Be picked up in a 4×4 off road vehicle by your cowboy guide and experience the beauty of the pristine Sonoran Desert. This tour is the perfect blend for groups that are interested not only in an adventure but also appreciates the cultural background and history of the desert.


Take the desert and a local brewery by storm with this mission called “Humbeer”! The adventure and amazement begins by climbing an old mining trail to 4,000 feet inside a boulder canyon with amazing rock formations and abundant desert landscape. This mission is not complete without a stop at a local brewery to sample some of the best beers Arizona has to offer.

Horseback Riding

Hop in the saddle, and ride into the heart of the majestic the Sonoran Desert. We offer trails over hilly terrain that dip down into arroyos and climb up steep embankments or ride on the old cavalry, outlaw and Indian trails and laugh along with the “tall tales” told by our cowboy wranglers!

More Local Area & Activities

Cactus Garden

Desert Botanical Garden

Featuring the world’s finest collection of arid-land plants from deserts around the world. The Garden has more than 50,000 accessioned plants throughout its five thematic trails, which illustrate topics such as conservation, desert living, plants and people of the Sonoran Desert, and desert wildflowers.

Flatwater River Float

Raft through the Desert! Our professionally trained guides will take you for a fun filled float down the beautiful Rio Verde or Salt River, surrounded by rough and rugged desert mountains. The float offers mild ripples combined with spectacular desert scenery and maybe a glimpse of Arizona wildlife along the way.

Desert Mountain Biking

Enjoy the views that span the Sonoran Desert as you cruise the single track trails atop a high performance bike. The standard tour is designed so individuals of all ability levels will enjoy themselves; however, we can offer exclusive advanced rider tours as well.


Flowing from the mountains in Northern Arizona, the Salt River is captured by four dams and released for use by Phoenicians and farmers year-round. While kayaking on this Class 1 river you are surrounded by spectacular, unobstructed 70-mile views into four different mountain ranges.

Indoor Kart Racing

Indoor Kart racing is like no other motor sport! Sitting just inches off the ground, you feel every movement and turn. The tracks offer tight turns, fast sweepers and high-speed straight sections, just like a real F1 track. Safety barriers and trained course marshals keep the action fast, fun and exciting!

Art Culture

Become acquainted with some of the Southwest’s nationally known and emerging local and regional artists on a personal tour of their studios. Learn how they are influenced by the desert and Southwestern culture, whether in glass making, pottery, mosaics, oil, water colors or printmaking. This small group tour is conducive to individual, personal interaction with each artist.

Culinary Culture

Scottsdale is a foodie’s dream destination. Let us show you some of the hidden gems that Scottsdale has to offer. You will enjoy demonstrations, first hand tales and of course great food samples from some of the specialty shops that make Old Town Scottsdale so delectably unique.

Mexican Fiesta

Treat your guests to an authentic Mexican Fiesta at Corona Ranch. Festive décor, mariachi’s, games and a Mexican rodeo with audience participation and more.

Desert Evening Under The Stars

This evening of excellent cuisine, entertainment and dancing will leave your participants with a most memorable experience of the Southwest! Candle lanterns, string trio, mesquite trees and giant saguaros set the atmosphere as guests enjoy their evening under the stars in the desert. Capacity: 10-600+
Outdoor Pool

Local Attractions

Desert Botanical Gardens

1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008, United Stat

Rawhide Western Town at Wild Horse Pass

5700 West North Loop Road

Mill Avenue District

1 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281, United State

Barrett-Jackson Auction

15555 N 79th Pl, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, United Stat

Fiesta Bowl

University of Phoenix Stadium

Wells Fargo

5815 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85015, United States

SAP America

1101 W Washington St #401, Tempe, AZ 85281, United


3102 N 56th St

JDA Software

Henkel/Dial Corporation

Central Corridor,Downtown Phoenix

General Dynamics

14624 N Scottsdale Rd # 150, Scottsdale, AZ 85254,


8800 E Gainey Center Dr #174, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Capital Group

120 E Van Buren St, Phoenix, AZ 85004, United Stat

Bank of America

5800 W Glenn Dr, Glendale, AZ 85301, United States

Allied Waste Industries, Inc.

18500 N Allied Way, Phoenix, AZ 85054, United Stat

Peoria Sports Complex

16101 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382, United States Arena

9400 W Maryland Ave, Glendale, AZ 85305, United St

McDowell Sonoran Preserve

18333 N Thompson Peak Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ 85255,

Spa Nearby

Seek solitude from the Scottsdale Arizona desert at the Spa Avania. Awaken, rejuvenate, and unwind as you indulge in blissful treatments at our spa located in Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch.

Phone:+1 480-483-5558

Services, Treatments and Amenities

  • Massages

Area Sightseeing

Pink Jeep Tours

Sedona or Grand Canyon, Arizona

Pink Jeep Tours

Phone: +1 800-873-3662

Sedona ATV & Buggy Rental

Sedona, Arizona

Sedona ATV & Buggy Rental

Phone: +1 928-204-0000

Camelback Hike

Camelback Mountain

The Phoenician

Phone: +1 480-941-8200

Family and Children's Activities

Funicians Club

Our specially designed program for children ages 5-12 is led by our highly trained and knowledgeable counselors who ensure that everyone has a fun and memorable experience.

Fee: 95.00 USD

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