A selection of the best and unique hotels in Arizona, USA. A selection by Laura Becker
Experience the beauty of Sedona, Arizona and the Adobe Grand Villas. Enjoy the seasonal pool and luxurious rooms, each with a private patio or balcony, kitchenette, en suite bathroom, and complimentary snacks. Upon arrival, indulge in a freshly-baked bread in your room. Adobe Grand Restaurant offers a 3-course breakfast every day and private dinner options, prepared by an in-house chef. Rejuvenate with a couple’s spa, or take advantage of the meeting space. Thunder Mountain is a short 10-minute walk away, and Slide Rock State Park is only 20 minutes away by car. Flagstaff Pulliam Airport is 33 km from the property.
Rooms: 16 Stars: 4
Origins Bed and Breakfast offers stunning mountain views, free WiFi and private parking. Relax in air-conditioned rooms equipped with a kitchenette, flat-screen TV and private bathroom. Enjoy a delicious breakfast with American, vegetarian and vegan options. Spend your day lounging in the terrace, or explore the area hiking or visiting Montezuma Castle National Monument or Chapel of the Holy Cross. Cliff Castle Casino is 25 km away, and Ernest A Love Field Airport is 69 km from the bed and breakfast.
Experience the height of luxury at The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale – Arizona’s only AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Star hotel. Just 20 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, the 60-room property offers 40 suites and 20 guestrooms, each with a balcony or patio, Wi-Fi, 55-inch flat-screen televisions, and a large bathroom with separate tub and shower. Bedroom nightstands offer built-in power and USB ports. Dining choices include J&G Steakhouse, Mowry & Cotton, The Phoenician Tavern, and The Canyon Grill, plus a daily exclusive breakfast at The Canyon Lounge. Enjoy the 18-hole Phoenician Golf Course, The Phoenician Athletic Club with fitness center, tennis and pickleball courts, and The Phoenician Spa – the only Forbes Five Star spa in Scottsdale.
Rooms: 60 Stars: 5
Experience rest and relaxation at Cactus Cove Bed and Breakfast Inn in Tucson. Enjoy the outdoor pool, hot tub, and garden, or explore the area with golfing and Saguaro National Park nearby. Each room comes with a patio, TV, air conditioning, and private bathroom with a bath and shower. Free WiFi access and free parking are also available. Located 15 minutes from the park and 23.6 km from the Tucson Convention Centre, the bed and breakfast is just 35 minutes from Tucson International Airport. Relaxation and adventure await at Cactus Cove Bed and Breakfast Inn.
Rooms: 3 Stars: 3
Discover a truly unique Arizona experience at The Hermosa Inn. Situated on 6 acres of lush desert landscaping, this luxury hotel boasts an outdoor pool and 2 hot tubs, an on-site restaurant, stylish rooms with free Wi-Fi, vaulted ceilings and fireplaces, and select rooms with walk-in showers and private patios. Enjoy inventive American cuisine at LON’s, signature cocktails, a pet spa, and a business centre with fax and photocopying services. Just 20 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, The Hermosa Inn is also near Arizona Biltmore Golf Club and Origins Biltmore Fashion Park Shopping Center.
Rooms: 34 Stars: 4
Experience the ultimate in comfort and luxury at Bespoke Inn Scottsdale. Located in Scottsdale, 18 km from Copper Square, this 4-star inn offers air-conditioned rooms with a wardrobe, a coffee machine, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a patio and a private bathroom with a shower. Guests can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and free WiFi. The inn also features a garden, free private parking, a terrace and a bar. On-site restaurant serves American, Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with vegetarian, vegan and dairy-free options. Guests can also enjoy activities such as hiking and cycling in and around Scottsdale. Phoenix Convention Center, Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix Zoo and Hall of Flame Firefighting Museum are all within easy reach from the inn. The nearest airport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, 11 km away.
Rooms: 10 Stars: 4
Experience the best of Arizona at Casa Paloma B&B. Set in Tubac, this unique bed and breakfast offers accommodation with free WiFi, garden views, a terrace garden, fitness room and hot tub. All units feature air conditioning, private bathrooms and kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Enjoy a delicious breakfast each morning, with buffet, à la carte and continental options. Some units also come with seating areas and patios. Relax in the shared lounge, or explore the area by hiking and cycling. Tucson International Airport is 72 km away.
Experience the unique western ranch atmosphere at Tanque Verde Guest Ranch, located 1 mile from Saguaro National Park. The en-suite rooms feature modern amenities like microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Enjoy access to heated pools, hot tubs, spa services, and a variety of outdoor activities like horse riding, guided hiking and mountain biking, and tennis. The ranch also offers a supervised children’s program. Indulge in southwestern cuisine and cocktails at the on-site bar and lounge. The University of Arizona and Mt Lemmon are just minutes away, and Tucson International Airport is 45 minutes’ drive. Free Wi-Fi is included in all rooms.
Rooms: 69 Stars: 3
KMJ Rentals offers magnificent views of the mountains, free WiFi and private parking in Congress. Each apartment is equipped with a full kitchen, a dining table, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a bathroom with a shower, free toiletries, and a hairdryer. Guests can prepare meals using the fridge, microwave, stovetop, coffee machine, and kettle. There is a sun terrace and barbecue on the premises, and visitors can enjoy hiking and cycling nearby. Ernest A Love Field Airport is 86 km away.
Sedona Canyon Villa Bed & Breakfast Inn offers a memorable getaway. Guests can enjoy a seasonal outdoor pool, heated by solar energy, and free WiFi. A chef-prepared breakfast and evening appetizers are provided. Each room contains a balcony/patio, seating area, cable TV/DVD player, and electric fireplace. Common area amenities include courtyards, gardens, lounges, dining rooms, and a library. Located 180 m from Bell Rock Plaza and 5 minutes from Sedona Golf Resort, the inn is close to hiking/biking trails and 11 km from Uptown Sedona. A 24-hour reception and free parking are available.
Rooms: 11 Stars: 4
Best areas to find hotels in Arizona, USA
Arizona is a fantastic destination for travelers looking to experience the unique beauty of the American Southwest. From red-rock canyons to soaring mountains, the state offers a variety of captivating landscapes and attractions. Whether you’re looking for a relaxed retreat or an action-packed vacation, there are plenty of great places to stay in Arizona.
The city of Phoenix is a great place to base yourself for an Arizona vacation. With its year-round sunshine, Phoenix is a great destination for outdoor activities, from golfing and hiking to swimming and sunbathing. It’s also home to a variety of cultural attractions, including the Heard Museum and the Phoenix Art Museum. The city is also home to a range of accommodation options, from budget-friendly motels to luxurious resorts.
Another great option for accommodations in Arizona is Tucson. This vibrant city is known for its hot climate, desert landscapes, and Spanish colonial architecture. It’s also home to a number of attractions, such as the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and the Pima Air & Space Museum. Tucson is a great place to find a variety of hotels, from budget-friendly motels to luxury resorts.
For a more rural experience, Flagstaff is a great choice. This charming mountain town is located in the Coconino National Forest and is known for its cool temperatures and stunning mountain scenery. It’s a great place to explore the outdoors, and there are plenty of hotels and resorts to choose from.
If you’re looking for a beach getaway, the city of Yuma is a great option. Located on the Colorado River, Yuma is a popular destination for watersports, fishing, and camping. It’s also home to a number of great hotels and resorts, making it a great place to stay for a relaxing beach vacation.
Sedona is another great destination for a relaxing retreat. This small town is known for its stunning red-rock canyons and stunning views of the surrounding mountains. It’s also home to a range of accommodations, from budget motels to luxury resorts.
Finally, the city of Scottsdale is a great place to stay for an upscale vacation. This vibrant city is known for its high-end shopping, art galleries, and golf courses. It’s also home to a range of luxurious hotels and resorts, making it a great place to stay for a luxurious getaway.
No matter where you choose to stay in Arizona, you’re sure to find a great accommodation option. Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, Yuma, Sedona, and Scottsdale all offer a variety of hotels and resorts, from budget-friendly options to luxurious retreats. With its stunning landscapes and attractions, Arizona is a great destination for any type of traveler.