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. At the accommodation, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access (for a fee) is available to guests in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. The grounds of the establishment feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional facilities at the accommodation include a TV room. Travellers 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. In addition, a shuttle service is offered. 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. 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 and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. The hotel offers non-smoking rooms. Sports/Entertainment The establishment 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 accommodation. These include basketball, crazy golf and horse riding, 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 hotel, 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 establishment also offers special catering options. Payment The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.