Cheap Phoenix Vacations

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Phoenix vacations are great if you like to explore the mysteries of the desert. It's also a fun place for spring mountain bike riding and hiking. In fact, the Summit Trail at Piestewa Peak is one of the most popular hiking destinations in America. As the capital of Arizona, Phoenix has many historic landmarks and museums. Even though Phoenix gets incredibly hot in the summer, it's a great place to get wet at water parks or in the Salt River. The largest and newest water park in town is called Wet 'n' Wild Phoenix, which is very popular during Spring Break.

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Clarendon Hotel and Spa

4 stars
3.7 / 5 99 reviews
Comfort and convenience in a relaxed and friendly environment With an ideal location in downtown Phoenix and a variety of comfortable amenities available, the Clarendon Hotel and Spa has much to offer. Guests staying at the hotel are provided with recreational facilities such as a pool, as well as convenient business amenities. One of the hotel's highlights is its award-winning rooftop deck; a great place to relax with a drink whilst enjoying live entertainment and spectacular views of the city at sunset. The hotel also has a restaurant, where Mexican cuisine is predominantly on the menu. After a tiring day, patrons can have relaxing massages and treatments at the full-service spa on site. 3 Reasons To Stay:Prime location offering easy access to attractions such as the Phoenix Museum of History Relaxing pool area Rooftop deck offering stunning views of Phoenix's skyline and mountains Clarendon Hotel and Spa RoomsAll the accommodation at the Clarendon Hotel and Spa is spacious and non-smoking. There are a total of three room types, Deluxe, Junior and Pool View, each of which is packed with comfortable, modern amenities. All are equipped with a television, coffee-making facilities and a safe, while Junior rooms and Pool View rooms offer a heating and cooling system for extra comfort. Pool View rooms are ideal for families and business guests, as they feature spacious living room areas and sofa beds. Extra amenities and services, such as internet access, mini-bar, bottled water and long-distance telephone calls can be supplied for an additional fee. All rooms include bathrobes and hairdryers for extra comfort and convenience and accommodation with disabled access and facilities is available upon request. Things To Do: Downtown Phoenix's business districts (only a few minutes away from Clarendon Hotel and Spa) Heard Museum (2 mi/3.2 km) Phoenix Art Museum (2.2 mi/3.5 km) AMC 24 Theatres (3.2 mi/5.1 km) Herberger Theater Center (3.4 mi/5.4 km) Symphony Hall (3.5 mi/5.6 km) US Airways Arena (3.6 mi/5.7 km) Phoenix Civic Plaza (3.7 mi/5.9 km) Phoenix Museum of History (4 mi/6.4 km) Chase Field (4 mi/6.4 km) Policies and feesThe $20/day resort fee covers the following: Wi-Fi, parking, worldwide calls, unlimited mini bar food items and soft drinks, 2 pool passes for your guests and a free personal training session at UltraFit Boot Camp.
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Arizona Grand Resort

4 stars
4.0 / 5 197 reviews
Family-friendly Phoenix hotel with a water park and golf courseThis Phoenix resort is a destination for families and business people. The Arizona Grand Resort is set at the base of a 17,000-acre mountain preserve and on an award-winning golf course. There is a seven-acre water park. Business types can appreciate the 117,000 square feet of meeting space. There are multiple dining venues. The resort is just six miles from downtown Tempe. Highlights 60 miles of trails in South Mountain Park/PreserveAn 18-hole golf course20,000-square-foot Athletic Club with 45 weekly classes Rooms Expect warm and crisp decor with touches of rattan and bamboo. The 740 suites invite relaxation with Grand Dream Sleeper pillow-top mattresses and a private balcony or patio. Views are of the city, mountain, the seven-acre water park or 18-hole golf course. Suites range from one bedroom to multiple bedrooms with full kitchens and bathrooms. High speed Wi-Fi accessible (fees apply). Dining There are multiple options for on-site dining. The Oasis Bar and Grill serves up lunches, soft-serve ice cream, and adult libations. The Lobby Bar & Grill features breakfast, lunch, and dinner in an open kitchen with wood-fired pizzas, rotisserie chicken, and steaks. The Marketplace Cafe is a convenient stop for a treat, sandwich or a Starbucks coffee. Aunt Chilada's serves Mexican cuisine for lunch and dinner. The family-owned Rustler's Rooste Western steakhouse has been open since 1971 and is adjacent to the resort.   Recreation Arizona Grand Golf Course features mountain vistas and a demanding par 71 layout. Oasis Water Park, voted as a Top 10 waterpark by the Travel Channel, features an eight-story tower with three water slides, wave pool, lazy river and a 25-person hot tub. The 20,000-square-foot Athletic Club has 45 weekly classes and tons of equipment. Arizona Grand Spa has full spa and salon services. Transportation Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport (7.1 mi/ 11.4 km)Scottsdale Executive Airport (23.3 mi/37.6 km) Attractions Downtown Tempe (6.2 mi/10 km)Desert Botanical Garden (10.3 mi/16.6 km)Phoenix Zoo (7.8 mi/12.6 km)   Business 117,000 square feet of meeting space includes two ballrooms and a 20,000-square-foot exhibition pavilionFull-service planning staffFull-service business center Policies and fees The resort fee includes unlimited local phone calls, unlimited access for credit card, toll-free and collect phone calls, one daily in-suite pot of coffee, delivery of USA Today newspaper to the suite (Monday through Friday), Athletic Club admittance, shuttle to Arizona Mills Mall, incoming/ outgoing faxes and wireless high-speed internet access Guests must be at least 16 years of age to use the Athletic Club and guests must be at least 48-inches or taller to ride water slides. The Oasis water park is open 7 days a week President's Day through Labor Day and weekends only in September and October.  It is closed November through February.  The resort fee will increase up to $40 when the Oasis water park is open. Resort fee will also include four Oasis water park wrist bands during the guests' stay.
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Hotel San Carlos

3 stars
3.5 / 5 117 reviews
Hollywood Golden Age celebrity hangout in downtown PhoenixThis landmark Hotel San Carlos opened with great fanfare in 1928, and its doors have been open ever since. Throughout its history, an impressive roster of celebrities -- including Mae West, Marilyn Monroe and Spencer Tracy -- has graced its guest rooms. Today, the Hotel San Carlos is a fixture on the National Register of Historic Places where visitors find elegant details -- copper elevator doors, sparkling chandeliers, dramatic tapestries -- paired with modern touches like a rooftop pool, satellite TV and free high-speed Internet access. HighlightsWithin walking distance of the Phoenix Convention CenterRooftop swimming pool and sun deckSignature suites are dedicated to stars like Cary Grant, Marilyn Monroe, Spencer Tracy and Humphrey Bogart LocationThe Hotel San Carlos is located in the heart of downtown Phoenix, steps from attractions including the Orpheum Theatre, the Phoenix Convention Center, Symphony Hall and the Arizona Science Center. RoomsEach of the 128 guest rooms at the Hotel San Carlos has been individually decorated, giving guests a unique experience and plenty of reason to return again and again. In some rooms, soaring paneled headboards and floral accents evoke a French country house, while rich, dramatic fabrics in other guest rooms have a stately feel. All feature Serta mattresses, coffee-makers, satellite TV and free high-speed Internet access.  FeaturesSoak up some Arizona sun at the Hotel San Carlos rooftop heated pool and sundeck, where ample potted plants give the feel of a desert oasis.  DiningFor a great meal or relaxing drink, stop by Bistro 202 or the Ghost Lounge and Restaurant, both adjacent to the Hotel San Carlos lobby. Hotel neighbor Seamus McCaffrey's is a popular downtown Irish pub and restaurant featuring a full list of imported beers, Irish whiskey and top-shelf Scotch.  TransportationI-10 (0.8 mi/1.2 km)Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (3.1 mi/5 km)Airport shuttle available (fees apply) Light rail stop at hotel Attractions Orpheum Theatre (0.2 mi/0.3 km)Phoenix Convention Center (0.2 mi/0.4 km)Symphony Hall (0.2 mi/0.4 km)Comerica Theatre (0.3 mi/0.5 km)US Airways Center (0.4 mi/0.6 km)Arizona Science Center (0.4 mi/0.7 km)Chase Field (0.6 mi/0.9 km) Business24/7 fax and photocopy services Meeting and event space available Complimentary Internet kioskFree Internet access available hotel-wide
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Embassy Suites Phoenix - Scottsdale

3 stars
4.2 / 5 70 reviews
Free happy hour and breakfast at this all-suite Scottsdale hotelThe full-service Embassy Suites Phoenix - Scottsdale hotel impresses guests with its floor to ceiling waterfall in the soaring atrium. Amenities continue with a complimentary, nightly Manager's Reception and complimentary, daily cooked-to-order breakfasts. Comforting American cuisine is on the menu at Tatum's restaurant and lounge. The outdoor pool and whirlpool offer views of Phoenix's Mountain Preserve and adjacent Stonecreek Golf Club, all conveniently located just north of Scottsdale and Phoenix.   HighlightsComplimentary nightly manager’s happy hour with drinks and light snacks at Embassy Suites Phoenix - ScottsdaleComplimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and beverage area24-hour business centerPhoenix’s Mountain Preserve views RoomsThe 270 one-bedroom suites at Embassy Suites Phoenix - Scottsdale include a private balcony, in-room safe, and galley kitchen with microwave, wet bar, refrigerator and coffee maker. Each suite has a pullout living room sofa, and most offer views of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve or fairways of Stonecreek Golf Club. Decor is simple and refreshing with Mission-style influences in hues that match the surrounding desert landscape. Those looking for more space will enjoy the presidential suite with master bath with spa tub, separate shower and dual-sink vanity. High-speed Internet access and MSN-TV are available for a fee.   FeaturesA complimentary breakfast begins every day, and a Manager's Reception kicks off every evening in the hotel's atrium with cocktails, beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks. Tatum's Restaurant and lounge overlooks the fairways of Stonecreek Golf Club and is a nice venue for taking in Arizona sunsets. Tatum's serves American-style cuisine for lunch and dinner and in-room service. The outdoor pool and whirlpool at Embassy Suites Phoenix - Scottsdale offer stunning desert mountain views. The fitness center is well-equipped and complimentary to all guests. The adjacent Stonecreek Golf Club includes a driving range and golf course.   TransportationScottsdale Airport (5.8 mi/9.3 km)Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport (18 mi/29 km) AttractionsTaliesin West (9.8 mi/15.8 km)Downtown Scottsdale (10.4 mi/16.7 km)Heard Museum (14.1 mi/22.7 km)Phoenix Zoo (17.4 mi/28 km)Desert Botanical Garden (17.9 mi/28.9 km) Business 61,000 square feet of space accommodate intimate board meetings or receptions for up to 750 peopleLargest meeting room is 6,100 square feetExpert catering Audiovisual service24-hour business center
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Knights Inn Phoenix East

2 stars
1.7 / 5 3 reviews
Located just 2 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, the Knights Inn Phoenix East is a 3-minute drive from Celebrity Theatre. A kitchenette is featured in all guest rooms. All air-conditioned rooms feature satellite TV with HBO at Knights Inn Phoenix East. Each room includes a private bathroom with free toiletries. Free coffee and tea is available in the morning at Knights Inn Phoenix East. A business center is available to all guests. Legacy Golf Resort and Phoenix Zoo are within a 15-minute drive of Knights Inn Phoenix East. Phoenix Convention Center is 7 miles away
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
New York Phoenix Tue, May 5 - Tue, May 12 $307
Chicago Phoenix Tue, Apr 21 - Wed, May 6 $158
Detroit Phoenix Mon, Apr 20 - Wed, Apr 29 $337
Seattle Phoenix Tue, Apr 21 - Tue, Apr 28 $245
Minneapolis Phoenix Mon, Apr 6 - Tue, Apr 14 $167
Newark Phoenix Wed, Apr 22 - Mon, Apr 27 $284
Denver Phoenix Sat, Apr 25 - Tue, May 5 $97
Milwaukee Phoenix Tue, Apr 28 - Sat, May 2 $266
Atlanta Phoenix Tue, Apr 21 - Sat, Apr 25 $297
Philadelphia Phoenix Mon, Apr 13 - Mon, Apr 20 $311
Baltimore Phoenix Sat, Apr 25 - Tue, Apr 28 $284
Boston Phoenix Tue, May 12 - Mon, May 18 $285
Washington DC Phoenix Tue, Apr 28 - Sat, May 2 $308
Portland Phoenix Tue, Apr 21 - Tue, Apr 28 $265
Dallas Phoenix Wed, Apr 8 - Wed, Apr 15 $81
Los Angeles Phoenix Wed, Apr 8 - Tue, Apr 14 $146
Indianapolis Phoenix Fri, May 1 - Wed, May 6 $289
Pittsburgh Phoenix Wed, May 6 - Sat, May 9 $400
Fort Lauderdale Phoenix Tue, May 5 - Tue, May 12 $262
San Francisco Phoenix Sat, May 9 - Tue, May 12 $118
Orlando Phoenix Tue, May 19 - Wed, May 27 $352
Kansas City Phoenix Thu, Apr 30 - Tue, May 12 $148
Charlotte Phoenix Sat, Apr 25 - Tue, May 5 $358
Tampa Phoenix Mon, Apr 6 - Tue, Apr 21 $322
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  • Best Time to Go

    You will enjoy Phoenix vacations much better outside the summer months, unless you enjoy extreme heat. Phoenix is a desert with subtropical climate, and is easily the hottest major city in America, hitting 100 degrees nearly a third of the year. But winters can be cold in Phoenix, dipping below 40 degrees in January. December through February are usually the only cold months, while March and April have the most comfortable weather. The closest regular winter snow is in Flagstaff, Arizona.

  • South Mountain Park

    South Mountain Park covers 16,000 acres, making it the largest municipal park in America with horseback riding, hiking, and mountain bike riding.

  • Rawhide Western Town and Steakhouse

    Rawhide Western Town and Steakhouse is an Old West-themed recreational family restaurant with antique shops, train rides, stagecoach rides, horseback riding, a petting ranch and much more.

  • Chase Field

    Chase Field made world history by being the first state of the art air-conditioned indoor baseball complex with a retractable roof over real grass.

  • Phoenix Mountains

    The Phoenix Mountains are located in Downtown Phoenix, attracting hikers and mountain bikers with plenty of trails.

  • Arizona State University

    Arizona State University has the largest enrollment of any university in America, with over 70,000 students spread over four campuses in Phoenix and nearby Tempe.

  • Lake Pleasant Regional Park

    Lake Pleasant Regional Park, which includes the human-made reservoir Lake Pleasant, is a recreational area northwest of Phoenix, built for fishing, boating, and water sports.

  • Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum

    The Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum, run by the Arizona Historical Society, features exhibits of mining industry rocks, minerals, and prehistoric artifacts.

  • Old Town Scottsdale

    Old Town Scottsdale is a charming preservation of history, featuring art galleries, a memorial of architect Frank Lloyd Wright, and some of Arizona's best restaurants.

  • Arizona State University Planetarium

    Arizona State University Planetarium, also known as the Flandrau Science Center, merges the themes of nature and science, with an emphasis on astronomy.

  • Ro Ho En

    The Japanese Friendship Garden called Ro Ho En is jointly-operated by both the city of Phoenix and the city of Himej, Japan, and features a tea garden.

  • Desert Botanical Garden

    The Desert Botanical Garden covers 140 acres, housing over 20,000 plants, with over 100 rare desert species such as indigenous cactus plants.

  • Tovrea Castle

    Tovrea Castle, owned and revitalized by the city of Phoenix, is one of Arizona's most historic and visible landmarks, built in 1928, developed with an amazing desert garden.

  • Phoenix Zoo

    Phoenix Zoo, the biggest non-profit zoo in America, covers 125 acres that include more than 1,300 animals and a petting zoo.

  • Cosanti

    Seventy miles north of Phoenix, Cosanti is an artistic desert gallery and "Earth House" owned by architect Paolo Soleri.

  • Sunrise Trail

    Sunrise Trail at McDowell Mountains, located in the middle of the city, is one of the most popular hiking trails overlooking Phoenix.

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