Arizonans are fortunate in that we need not travel far to experience some of the most relaxing, recreationally spectacular and beautiful resorts in the nation (and world). Many of the state’s premier, highly rated and renowned hotspots for staycations are often less than a one-hour car ride from our homes. If you’re looking for a place to play, stay and relax away this summer, take a look at the following staycation packages and deals and soak up as much sun, spa, sports, shopping and serenity as possible. Here are 23 great Arizona staycation deals for 2023.

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Amara Resort and Spa

Staycation deal: Available through Nov. 30, 2023, Amara’s Sedona Adventure Package includes a seven-day Red Rock Parking Pass; a complimentary local hiking guidebook; one picnic lunch per person, per stay prepared by SaltRock Southwest Kitchen’s team in a souvenir collapsible cooler; and a daily juice or smoothie. Minimum two-night stay required.

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Arizona Grand Resort & Spa

Staycation deal: Experience all-suite luxury with rates starting from $129 on select dates throughout summer. Offer valid through September 4, 2023. Blackout dates may apply. Rate is not inclusive of tax or hotel fees.

How to book: using code AZBIGMEDA

Mountain Shadows.

Boulders Resort & Spa Scottsdale

Staycation deal: Guests receive world-class golf, spa pampering, peaceful swimming pools, sumptuous cuisine and private Casitas tucked in an intimate, luxury setting, with rates starting at $259/night. Golf/Spa packages are also available.

How to book: Call 480-488-9009 or visit

CIVANA Wellness Resort & Spa

Staycation deal: Discover a happier, healthier you this summer at CIVANA Wellness Resort & Spa in Carefree. Enjoy a personalized wellness journey, healing spa services, daily wellness programs, healthy cuisine and so much more. For a limited time, Arizona locals enjoy 10% off at CIVANA.

How to book: using code LOCALAZ

Delta Hotels by Marriott Phoenix Mesa

Staycation deal: Take advantage of Sip and Shop with a Visitor Savings Pass with up to $500 savings from participating retailers at Chandler Fashion Center. Package also includes two complimentary cocktails upon check-in at the hotel.

How to book: using code: Sip and Shop

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Staycation deal: The Early Bird staycation package offers a 40% discount for guests participating in “Let’s Roll Summer at the Princess,” with roller skating, laser tag, dive-in movies, Da Bomb dot Com kid’s check-in, fireworks every Saturday night, the resort’s famous 4th of July Freedom Fest, characters, and more. Offer available for booking until May 15, 2023.

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Great Wolf Lodge Arizona

Staycation deal: To celebrate Summer Camp-in (which kicks off May 26), Great Wolf Lodge Arizona is offering a special Schools Out Sale for families to save up to 30% on one night, 40% on two nights or 50% on three-plus nights. Discounts may vary by date. Booking Window: June 1-11, 2023.

How to book: using code SCHOOLSOUT

The Hermosa Inn

Staycation deal: Hermosa’s popular Summer in Paradise getaway runs from May 14 – August 31, 2023. This offer includes a discount off the best available rate on overnight accommodations, a $25 food and beverage credit for each night of stay, two welcome cocktails and daily poolside treats.

How to book: Call 844-267-8738 or visit

Hilton Sedona Resort

Staycation deal: Rates from $199 per night — guests can take advantage of poolside specials and family movie nights at the pool, daily live music, happy hour and much more. 

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Hotel Valley Ho

Staycation deal: Enjoy 25% off a room, two welcome drinks, unlimited WiFi and an upgrade upon arrival (based on availability). Annual Sale only available May 19-26, 2023.

How to book: or call 480-376-2600 

JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa

Staycation deal: The Casitas & Ritas Package welcomes guests with two handcrafted margaritas each night, a $50 resort credit (good for food and beverage, spa, golf and tennis) and accommodations in a resort casita. Staycation nightly room rate: $339/night. Stay dates must be between May 25 – Sept. 30, 2023. Booking Window: April 1 – Sept. 30, 2023.

How to book: using promo code ES1. 

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa’s AquaRidge WaterPark. (Photo from JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa)

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

Staycation deal: The Splash Into Summer Package includes Share The Splash — buy one room, get the second at 50% off and self-parking for one car per room two-night minimum; Stay and Splash — overnight accommodations, plus $50 resort and self-parking for one car; and Suite Summer Splash — includes a two bedroom suite with cabana for two days and a $100 resort credit and self-parking *two-night minimum stay dates must be between May 29 – September 1, 2023. Booking Window: March 20 – September 1, 2023.

How to book: using promo code EW5

L’Auberge de Sedona

Staycation deal: Revitalization Retreats return to L’Auberge de Sedona June 25-29 and July 23-27. The package includes a four-night stay, food and beverage credit, three spa treatments, daily workshops with Donna Bond and a guided hike.

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Mountain Shadows

Staycation deal: Treat yourself to 25% off a room, two welcome drinks, unlimited WiFi and an upgrade upon arrival (based on availability). Annual Sale only available May 19-26, 2023.

How to book: or call 855-485-1417

Royal Palms Resort & Spa

Staycation deal: Celebrate the history, charm and long-standing traditions that have been home to Royal Palms for 75 years. Guests can take advantage of a $75 resort credit, breakfast for two and a limited-time, 75th-commemorative amenity.  

How to book: Book online at using code 75TH 

The Scott Resort & Spa

Staycation deal: Bask in a tropical desert oasis steps from downtown Scottsdale with rates starting from $129 on select dates throughout summer. Offer valid through September 4, 2023. Blackout dates may apply. Rate is not inclusive of taxes or hotel fees.

How to book: using code AZBIGMEDIA

Sheraton Phoenix Downtown

Staycation deal: The Splash & More Package comes complete with overnight accommodations, one welcome glass of wine or cider, Supergoop! sunscreen, a bucket of local seltzers, a daily $25 dining credit, two tickets to the Arizona Science Center or Heard Museum, a two-hour bike rental, a complimentary 90-minute Studio Rental and a 4 p.m. late check-out. 

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Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass

Staycation deal: Authentic luxury awaits at the Sheraton Grand Wild Horse Pass Resort. Nestled against a picturesque desert backdrop guests will experience a stay like no other. Rest and relax in one of the property’s newly redesigned guestrooms or suites and enjoy up to a $100 daily resort credit, complimentary self-parking and late check-out.

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Talking Stick Resort.

Talking Stick Resort

Staycation deal: Talking Stick Resort is the ultimate destination to turn it on. Guests of the resort can turn on the fun and excitement with its premier entertainment amenities and dining amenities. From its fast action casino floor with roulette, craps and baccarat tables to its live entertainment venues including a poolside stage where the world’s hottest DJ and headliners have performed. Other amenities featured at Talking Stick Resort include a world-class spa, luxurious pools and a championship golf club. In addition to the resort’s numerous on property activities, it has exquisite restaurants to satisfy every palate. The culinary experts designed unforgettable dining experiences at each eatery with its innovative menus ranging from Mediterranean cuisine, seafood, upscale bistro and more. Following days filled with fun and food, guests can retreat to the resort’s well-appointed rooms offering contemporary-modern design with all luxuries and conveniences of home. 

How to book: For more information on Talking Stick Resort and to book your reservations, visit

W Scottsdale

Staycation deal: Those who indulge in the Sips and Sunshine package enjoy perks that include breakfast in bed, late check-out, free WiFi, cocktails and more.  

How to book:  Click here. Be sure that the Promotional Code appears in the Corporate/Promotional code box when making your online reservation, or call 1-800-228-9290.

We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort

Staycation deal: Enjoy luxurious accommodations and amenities, and try your luck at the property’s state-of-the-art casino; play a round of golf at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club, or just hang out at the pool with DJs (Saturdays), poolside games, putting green, horseshoes and more. Packages start at $129 per night and include waived resort fees and other discounts.

How to book: Call 480-789-4957 or visit

The Westin Tempe

Staycation deal: Staycation packages (rates starting from $179/night) are curated for those looking to explore all that Tempe has to offer alongside a brand-new event series hosted at its three signature concepts: Cup of Joe Market Café, Terra Tempe Kitchen & Spirits and Skysill Rooftop Lounge. 

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The Wigwam

Staycation deal: During the summer months, Arizona residents can treat themselves to up to 20% off The Wigwam’s regular rates, perfect for a well-earned staycation in Litchfield Park. Ongoing summer happenings include live music, character breakfasts, movies at the pool, happy hour specials and more.

How to book: Book online at using code RESIDENT (participants may be required to show a valid Arizona ID during resort check-in). 

BONUS: Fun times in Tempe

Looking to get away this summer? Tempe is your go-to destination for vibrant culture, lively events, and incredible indoor and outdoor activities. With a diverse range of attractions for all, this welcoming, eclectic community is the perfect place to explore, unwind, and create unforgettable memories with old friends, new friends, a special someone, or the whole family.

From amazing architecture and museums to rooftop pools and an unparalleled culinary scene, Tempe’s experiences are diverse and unique, and its lakes and mountains add a beautiful backdrop to every activity. On and off the beaten path, Tempe is teeming with summer adventures to make everyone’s staycation one to remember.

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