Experience the desert views, theater, and art in Desert Ridge!

Live music, spas, and top sights from Desert Ridge Marketplace to Musical Instrument Museum—discover it all in Desert Ridge.

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Top Hotels in Desert Ridge

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
5350 E Marriott Dr, Phoenix, AZ
$279
per night
Sep 20 - Sep 21
4.6/5Wonderful! (766 reviews)

This family-friendly Phoenix resort is located in the suburbs, within 2 mi (3 km) of Desert Ridge Marketplace and Musical Instrument Museum. Mayo Clinic Hospital ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (766 reviews)

"The property is absolutely gorgeous and very well maintained. The staff was incredible! The only negative I can say was our last night here, there was a thunderstorm that moved through which of course closed the pools down and I would have loved for them to reopen them after the storm since there ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
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Residence Inn by Marriott Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic
3 out of 5
5665 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ
$149
per night
Sep 27 - Sep 28
4.6/5Wonderful! (378 reviews)

Located in Desert Ridge, this aparthotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mayo Clinic Hospital, Musical Instrument Museum, and Desert Ridge Marketplace. Kierland Commons ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (378 reviews)

"Rooms were Very clean and roomy. The shower head worked perfect. The pull-out couch was okay."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Residence Inn by Marriott Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic
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Marriott's Canyon Villas
3.5 out of 5
5220 E Marriott Dr, Phoenix, AZ
$215
per night
Oct 3 - Oct 4
4.2/5Excellent! (116 reviews)

This family-friendly Phoenix condo resort is located in the suburbs, within 3 mi (5 km) of Desert Ridge Marketplace, Musical Instrument Museum and Mayo Clinic ...

4.2/5Excellent! (116 reviews)

"Location was just perfect very relaxing site/hotel to be in if you are looking for a getaway with no party style."…"

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2019

Marriott's Canyon Villas
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Phoenix North Scottsdale
2.5 out of 5
4575 East Irma Lane, Phoenix, AZ
$88
per night
Sep 27 - Sep 28
4.3/5Excellent! (307 reviews)

Located in Desert Ridge, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Desert Ridge Marketplace, Musical Instrument Museum, and Mayo Clinic Hospital. Tournament Players ...

4.3/5Excellent! (307 reviews)

"Great hotel. Fun pool. Room was very clean. New beds were A"…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2019

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Phoenix North Scottsdale
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Luxury 2 Bedroom Villa - Marriotts Canyon Villas
Phoenix, AZ

Located in Desert Ridge, this resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Desert Ridge Marketplace, Musical Instrument Museum, and Mayo Clinic Hospital. Tournament Players ...

Luxury 2 Bedroom Villa - Marriotts Canyon Villas
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Marriott Canyon Villas Scottsdale, Az-available 6/4-6/9
Phoenix, AZ

Located in Desert Ridge, this resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Desert Ridge Marketplace, Musical Instrument Museum, and Mayo Clinic Hospital. Tournament Players ...

Marriott Canyon Villas Scottsdale, Az-available 6/4-6/9

Popular things to do in Desert Ridge

Musical Instrument Museum
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Musical Instrument Museum

Discover the world’s largest collection of instruments along with audiovisual presentations, interactive displays and workshops.

Taliesin West
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Taliesin West

Step inside the winter home of Frank Lloyd Wright, one of America’s most famous architects. Learn how he bridged the gap between architecture and environment.

Camelback Mountain
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Camelback Mountain

A distinct “hump” in the landscape offers panoramic views over the Valley of the Sun.

Phoenix Zoo
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Phoenix Zoo

This wildlife park often ranks in the top American zoos for families, and is the largest non-profit zoo in the United States.

Gila River Arena
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Gila River Arena

Catch an event at Gila River Arena during your trip to Glendale. Wander around the area's the college campus or experience its lively festivals.

Arizona State Capitol
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Arizona State Capitol

Arizona State Capitol is just one of the places to see in Phoenix, so why not enjoy the other things to explore during your travels? Take in the acclaimed art scene and desert landscapes in this vibrant area.

Top activities in Desert Ridge

Musical Instrument Museum Tickets
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Musical Instrument Museum Tickets

$20

Embark on a fascinating journey through sound at the world's largest musical instrument showcase. Hear, see, and feel the spirit of music from around the globe as you explore engaging exhibits for music lovers of all ages at Phoenix's Musical Instrument Museum (MIM).

Phoenix Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride
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Phoenix Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride

$169

Board a nine-story-tall hot air balloon and let the calm breeze carry you over Phoenix and the Sonoran Desert. Enjoy a champagne toast to celebrate the morning's adventure as you sit back and relish the views of diverse wildlife, dramatic landscapes, and the rich variety of nature.

Grand Canyon with Sedona and Navajo Reservation Day Tour
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Grand Canyon with Sedona and Navajo Reservation Day Tour

$168

Take in Arizona's breathtaking beauty with a tour that takes you to the incredible Grand Canyon and the Navajo Indian Reservation. Stop for pictures of Red Rocks of Sedona completes an educational and visually striking journey into the state's heartland.

Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Sonoran Desert with Gourmet Cuisine
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Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Sonoran Desert with Gourmet Cuisine

$179

Soar through the skies aboard a colorful hot air balloon over the dramatic desert landscapes of Arizona. Float through the air at different elevations to witness gorgeous views of the Sonoran Desert's wildlife and amazing cacti.

Bradshaw Mountains ATV or UTV Off-Roading Tours
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Bradshaw Mountains ATV or UTV Off-Roading Tours

$191

Strike out into the rugged Bradshaw Mountains on the back of a 4x4 for a scenic off-road adventure. A certified guide will lead you on an adrenaline-pumping trail ride over mountains, through canyons, and across washes, creeks, and the Agua Fria riverbed for a journey filled with great photos and spectacular Arizona history.

Admission Ticket to Magic Illusion Special Event
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Admission Ticket to Magic Illusion Special Event

$38

Enter the realm of mind-blowing illusion, spectacular feats of balance and juggling, side-splitting comedy, and mystifying magic, with master illusionist Craig Davis and award-winning dancer Myryka, in the world-renowned Davis Circus of Illusion, now playing at the Theater at Cattle Track.

Other neighborhoods in Phoenix

Downtown Phoenix
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Downtown Phoenix

Known for Sports, Baseball, Live Music

Cheer on the Phoenix Suns at an NBA game or walk around the city’s historic precinct as you explore the state capital.