Location The resort is centrally located with mountains to the north and the prestigious Biltmore Estates and Golf Club surrounding the perimeter. Both downtown Phoenix and Scottsdale are located within a 15-minute drive. The resort is just 13 kilometres from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Facilities This hotel was built in 1929. The air-conditioned establishment comprises a total of 740 rooms. These are located in the main building (4 storeys) or in one of the 4 adjacent buildings (up to 4 storeys). There are a total of 67 villas/houses. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Services such as a safe and a currency exchange service ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access (for a fee) is available to travellers in the public areas. The hotel's culinary facilities include a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional facilities at the hotel include a TV room. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park (for a fee). Available services and facilities include room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service (for a fee) to explore the surrounding area. Rooms Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating, a kitchen and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. Cots are available for younger travellers. A safe and a minibar are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and an alarm clock, contribute to a great stay. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms. Sports/Entertainment The accommodation features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. A variety of sports facilities are offered at the hotel. These include basketball and crazy golf, or for a fee, biking/mountain biking, tennis and golf. Sport and leisure options include a gym, or for a fee, yoga and aerobics. Various wellness options are available at the establishment, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon, massage treatments and a solarium. Travellers of all ages have the opportunity to enjoy an interesting entertainment programme (for a fee). Meals Guests can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner. Staff are also happy to provide special dietary cuisine. The accommodation also offers special catering options. Payment The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.