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Availability: Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa

Room type

Mountain Vista Casita

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Suite, Mountain View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Serene Arizona spa and culinary retreat

+VIP Access hotel with special benefits

On Camelback Mountain

Set on 53 acres on Camelback Mountain, this boutique resort about 4 miles from Old Town Scottsdale offers views of Paradise Valley and the mountains beyond.

Rest and rejuvenation

The Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa features a full-service salon, meditation garden with reflecting pool, water-therapy pool, and lap pool.

Casitas, candlelight

The 105 suites and casitas at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa offer valley views, high-speed Internet access, Mascioni linens, and complimentary candlelight turndown service.

Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa Amenities

General

The centerpiece of Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa is an extensive spa with indoor and outdoor treatment rooms containing a private treatment suite for 1 or 2, a movement studio, and meditation garden with reflecting pool. Guests can choose from hair and nail care, and dozens of massages, scrubs, wraps, and other treatments based on Indonesian, Japanese, and European philosophies. The spa is open to guests 16 and older; in-room services are available.

Also on site, 4 pools include a large, infinity-edge pool, a 25-yard lap pool, and poolside bar. Pool loungers available. Daily classes in the movement studio, such as yoga, Pilates, aerobics, and indoor cycling, are available. Guided tours, including rock climbing and nature walks are offered as well (surcharge).

Indoor and outdoor event space totals 9,000 square feet (836 square meters) including 7 meeting/conference rooms totaling 3,200 square feet (297 square meters). The resort also offers wireless Internet access (surcharge), 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free valet parking is available on site.

  • Free valet parking
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Steam room
  • Spa tub
  • Health club
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Express check-in
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Tennis on site
  • Wedding services
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Total number of rooms - 105
  • ATM/banking
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Conference space size (meters) - 297
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Hair salon
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Year Built 2002
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3200
  • Shopping on site
  • Spa services on site
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Internet

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities
  • DVD player
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Climate control
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Pay movies
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Ceiling fan
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • iPod docking station
  • Down comforter
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
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Dining

elements - Modern, minimalist setting with stone and wood accents. American cuisine; Asian accents. Emphasis on local ingredients and seasonal selections. Menu includes Soy Braised Pork Belly and Grilled Salmon with Greens, Somen Noodles, and Snow Peas. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

jade bar - Adjacent to elements. Wines by the glass, martinis; specialty cocktails. Patio dining available. Secluded setting, open fire, Paradise Valley views.

edge - Lounge adjacent to elements. Features elevated patios with Paradise Valley views. Serves specialty cocktails and small plates.

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Recreation

The extensive spa—open to guests 16 and older—offers indoor and outdoor treatment rooms, a private treatment suite for one or two, a movement studio, and a meditation garden with reflecting pool. The resort also offers a large, outdoor, infinity-edge pool. There are also six tennis courts and tennis clinics; private lessons are available for a surcharge. Biking and hiking trails are located nearby; guided hikes and mountain bike rentals are offered (surcharge).

A variety of classes includes aerobics, yoga, and Pilates. The fitness center has cardio machines with built-in TVs and headsets as well as strength-training equipment. Private training and private health and nutrition counseling are available (surcharge).

At least 8 golf courses are within 5 miles of the resort, and dozens more are distributed throughout the Scottsdale-Phoenix area. Horseback riding is available nearby.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Golf lessons available nearby
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Spa

Sanctuary Spa is an intimate retreat offering a menu of Asian-inspired treatments in 12 indoor and outdoor treatment rooms. Enhanced by modern architecture and a breathtaking setting, the spa's relaxing meditation garden, boutique, reflecting pond, and Watsu pool provide a tranquil experience. Spa services and classes in the state-of-the-art fitness center and movement studio include Pilates, meditation, Yoga, and fitness and nutrition consultations. Body wraps and scrubs are also offered in the spa's 12 treatment rooms.

It is best to book spa treatments two weeks prior to the stay. Guests may contact the resort using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking via this Web site.

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Sports massage
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Number of treatment rooms 12
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa Policies & Fees

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

From June 6 - September 1, 2014, the resort's infinity edge pool will only be accessible to guests aged 16 and over on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

General

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Special policies:

From June 6 - September 1, 2014, the resort's infinity edge pool will only be accessible to guests aged 16 and over on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees
Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • A 13.17 percent city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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Additional Details

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Details
  • Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
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