It is that time of year. Time to find a summer vacation not too far away from home. The kids are home from school and pools are waiting to be swam in.
Here are some good local staycaytion deals that are likely to fit many budgets out there.
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Fee Free Summer Getaway: Plan that perfect weekend staycation or girls’ getaway. Stay between May 25 and September 30, 2018 by going to www.OmniMontelucia.com
or enter PROMO Code: PKGFRE
o Rooms starting at $135 on select days (75% off peak season rates)
o No added parking or resort fees
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
Depending on your wants and needs, they have several special packages currently available. Their Best Summer Ever offer has rates starting at $179
Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
One of the better deals out there, Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch has a staycaytion offer with rates as low as $109. It includes a $50 spa credit, dive-in movies, and drink specials.
The kicker here is that they will waive your resort fee.
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge
The JW Marriott at Desert Ridge in northeast Phoenix has great offers as well. A great package is the SPLASH Into Summer deal they have. Rates start at $169
The offer includes a $50 resort credit for each night of your stay. Also kids eat free.
We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference Center
If you are looking for a little more seclusion and a little farther away from the center of the Valley without really leaving the Valley, then this will be your spot. Located in Fountain Hills just north of the Beeline Highway and Shea Boulevard at Ft. McDowell Casino.
Take advantage of their Summer Splash deal. Deals are available for one night starting at $99 or two nights at $189.
The deal includes a $25 food and beverage credit for one night or $50 for two nights. It also includes $ 10 of free play at the casino, 25 percent off at the spa, and your resort fee is waived.
If a boutique hotel is more your speed, then Hotel Adeline in Old Town Scottsdale has a great deal for you.
Their Room with a Brew offer gets you in at $99 per night. You will get a bucket of craft beer for each day of your stay. Add $20 for special views from your room. They also have a Rise and Dine offer starting at $119 per night. That gets you free breakfast
Keep in mind these deals seem to be more geared towards adults.
For you west-siders, this stay is a little closer to home. The Wigwam in Litchfield Park has several offers available, including their Summer Scapes deal.
The offer has rates starting at $139 Sunday-Thursday and $159 on Friday and Saturday. The offer also includes a $50 resort credit for each day of your stay. They also currently offer an Arizona Summer Resident Rate special at $99 Sunday-Thursday and $129 Friday and Saturday.
Written by: Scott Allen
Scott Allen is from Phoenix, a native of the Valley. He is married and has one son who is 11. He graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in journalism. Besides writing, Scott also enjoys spending time with his family, going to movies, watching sports, and listening to music. Having grown up in the Valley, he has seen a lot of changes over the years and enjoys watching Phoenix continue to grow.