N. Tom Darlington Drive
Carefree, AZ 85377
Xona Resort Suites
What sets them apart is having 2-, 3-, and 4-bedroom suites that can be either single or double occupancy. Each suite also has a full kitchen, living room and dining area. Their Grip it and Rip it Package offers a free round at TPC Stadium Course for $229. The Cactus League package offers a two-bedroom suite for $249 per night, with a $50 food and beverage credit per day and additional rooms for $129. Visit Xonaresort.com or call 480-585-1234.
Other accommodations and deals can be found at www.scottsdalecvb.com
Desert Jeep Tours
Arizona Territorial Adventures
6501 East Greenway Parkway #103-295
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Daytime tours are offered most of the year but the full moon tours will start again in June. All tours are 3-4 hours, and cost $80 per adult and $70 for children. For more information visit Arizonaterritorialadventures.com or call 480-215-0027.
There are about 200 golf courses in the greater Phoenix area, which includes Scottsdale, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler and surrounding cities. Visit azgolf.org for information and specials.
Soak away the day
Scottsdale has an assortment of luxurious spa retreats, some using indigenous elements such as Arizona river rocks, Sonoran Desert clay and muds, and Arizona-grown honey. A few even incorporate heated golf balls to reinvigorate guests.
The Boulders Resort also has been offering an all-inclusive package that includes daily hikes, meals, a fitness evaluation and lectures on health, wellness and nutrition. For more information visit www.ExperienceScottsdale.com/spas.