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Royal Palms Resort And Spa

Phoenix, United States

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Historic resort between Old Town Scottsdale and Phoenix with gardens, cabana-lined outdoor pool, full-service spa with wellness programs, fine indoor and outdoor dining, tequila and wine tasting room. Close to Arizona's top golf courses, museums, and shopping.

Reservations booked under the "5 Star Signature Package" rate will also include full breakfast for two daily (maximum $20 per person/per day) and a $100 spa services credit per room/per stay.

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Royal Palms Resort And Spa
Nestled at the base of Camelback Mountain, the Royal Palms Resort & Spa offers the intimate atmosphere of a luxurious private residence along with the amenities of an award-winning resort. Originally built in 1929 as a private residence, the resort was fully renovated in 2017 and features original tile work including a hand-painted mosaic, stone fountains, antique iron gates, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, plus mahogany and iron double doors.

The recently revitalized guest rooms, casitas, suites, and villas are set amongst lush landscaping. Designed in classic estate style, there are Desert Dream pillowtop mattresses, flat-screen TVs, European furnishings, and regionally-inspired accents.

The Alvadora Spa offers a variety of signature treatments like facials, massages, and body treatments with Mediterranean-inspired elements, outdoor treatment areas, and gardens with fireplaces. Plus, a Watsu massage pool, Vichy showers, full-service salon, two-level fitness center, and private and group wellness classes including yoga, mat Pilates, Tai Chi, and meditation.

For dining, T. Cook's serves chef-prepared creative New American cuisine in a Mediterranean-style environment with an interactive kitchen, glass-enclosed wine and tequila tasting room, and al fresco dining in a historic orange grove. The Cabana Grill serves poolside food and beverage, and the Mix Up Bar has fresh cocktail concepts.

Recreation options including strolling the property's meandering pathways, relaxing by the cabana-lined swimming pool, or visiting golf courses, shops, and museums nearby.
Hotel Address:
  • Royal Palms Resort And Spa
  • 5200 East Camelback Road
  • Phoenix, AZ 85018
  • United States

Location Summary
Royal Palms Resort & Spa is located at the base of Camelback Mountain, about 7 miles from Phoenix Skyharbor International Airport. Situated between Old Town Scottsdale and Phoenix, the resort is close to Arizona's top golf courses, museums world class shopping, and dining.

Directions to Hotel
By car from Phoenix Skyharbor International Airport: Take the 44th Street exit, and head north on 44th Street for 6 miles to Camelback Road. Turn right on to Camelback Road and travel east for 1 mile to the Royal Palms Resort & Spa. Property will be on the right hand side at 5200 E. Camelback Road.
Conde Nast Award Winner, Mobil Award, Travel And Leisure Award
Note Bene
One of two Phoenix hotels that is a member of the Historic Hotels of America National Trust for Historic Preservation. Royal Palms Resort & Spa was named to the Condé Nast Gold List for 2017.
Banquets & Meetings
Royal Palms Resort & Spa offers nearly 6000 square feet of indoor meeting space.
Disabled Access
6 ADA rooms available.
Fine Dining On Site
T. Cook's restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Fine Dining Nearby
Several options available within minutes of the resort.
Fitness Center
24-hour fitness center access included with resort fee.
Pets Allowed
One-time fee per stay.
Pool Outdoor
Open year-round.
Spa Facility
Alvadora Spa offers 8 treatment rooms.
Ecological Tourism
Tours of Grand Canyon and other natural wonders.
Many of Arizona's top golf courses are located nearby.
Camelback Mountain Cholla Trail is one mile from the resort.
Horseback Riding
Scottsdale Fashion Square and Biltmore Fashion Park are a short drive from the resort.
Theatre Museums
A short drive to the Musical Instrument Museum and the Museum of the West.
Recommended Rooms
Spa Terrace Suites (600 sq. feet) feature bedroom with king size beds, gas fireplaces, patios or balconies with views of Camelback Mountain, living rooms with queen sofa sleepers, hardwood floors, wet basr, Keuring coffee makers, Bose Soundlink speakers, and bathrooms with deep soaking tubs, separate steam showers, and spa robes.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pets Allowed
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Biking Mountain
    - Dining
    - Ecological Tourism
    - Golfing
    - Hiking
    - Horseback Riding
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums