The Phoenix area, a.k.a. the Valley of the Sun, located in the southwest corner of Arizona, is home to just over 1.6 million people. A sampling of Phoenix attractions include the Heard Museum, the Phoenix Art Museum the Phoenix Zoo, numerous water parks, two amusement parks and four major sports teams. Phoenix is also famous for its fine Mexican cuisine, beautiful scenery and a rich history of the American Southwest. A romantic getaway to Phoenix, provides several hotels from which to choose.
Royal Palms Resort and Spa
Complete with a director of romance, the Royal Palms Resort and Spa offers numerous amenities to couples. Whether it's rose petals on the bed, champagne and strawberries or a bubble bath for two, the director of romance can provide it. With a view of Camelback Mountain, walled gardens and Spanish style architecture, a historical romantic atmosphere abounds. The carefully decorated rooms include such perks as a fireplace, wireless Internet, LCD televisions, in-room mini-bars, cordless phones, luxurious robes, fine linens and quality grooming products. A shimmering swimming pool, on-site fitness center and spa ensure that guests will be at their most relaxed. Royal Palms Resort and Spa 5200 East Camelback Road Phoenix, AZ 85018 800-672-6011 royalpalmshotel.com
Hyatt Regency Phoenix
Located in downtown Phoenix, the Hyatt Regency provides scenic city or mountain view from each of its 693 rooms. Each room includes Hyatt Grand Beds with pillow-top mattresses, a deluxe bath and luxury bath products. Couples can relax in the outdoor swimming pool or bubbling hot tub or work out in the hotel's 24-hour gym. On site bars, grills and cafes make dinner and drinks a convenience. Special romance packages including champagne or non-alcoholic wine, an in-room breakfast and a late check-out time are available. Hyatt Regency Phoenix 122 N. Second St. Phoenix, AZ 85004 602-252-1234 phoenix.hyatt.com
The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix
Situated in the Camelback Corridor, The Ritz-Carlton provides easy access to shopping, dining and cultural activities. With 281 rooms and suites, an outdoor deck/patio, heated swimming pool and workout room, the Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix invites relaxation. Rooms include marble baths, European bath products, luxurious bath robes and beds made with Egyptian cotton linen. Massage therapy and body treatments encourage guests to pamper themselves. The Special Occasion package includes chilled champagne, chocolate-dipped strawberries or truffles and a special couple's breakfast for two in deluxe accommodations. The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix 2401 E. Camelback Road Phoenix, AZ 85016 602-468-0700 ritzcarlton.com