Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) December 18, 2005
For the perfect Scottsdale getaway, Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club offers families a variety of “kid-friendly” accommodations that combine value and convenience at its villa-style resort. Located in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona, with views of both Camelback and Mummy Mountains, the intimate resort features 56 guestrooms and luxury villas.
The Pack Up & Go package is an ideal family getaway opportunity. It includes five nights’ accommodations for two adults and two children under 12 in a two-bedroom villa; $100 food & beverage credit at Eurasia Bistro; continental breakfast each morning; tickets to the Phoenix Zoo; Squaw Peak Hiking Trails map; day excursion to Rawhide at Wild Horse Pass; and a Family Backpack filled with activity essentials including binoculars, disposable camera, snacks and other traveling goodies. In addition, the Concierge can arrange a discounted car rental for the family, with complimentary pick-up/drop-off at resort as well as unlimited mileage. This package price starts at $2,952. Rate for each additional child is $25.
Families who want to experience the Southwest with a true outdoor journey will enjoy the Southwest Family Outdoor Adventure. Geared for parents with elementary aged children and tweens, this package includes five nights’ accommodations in a two-bedroom villa for two adults and one child age 7-12; $100 food & beverage credit at Eurasia Bistro; continental breakfast each morning; ½ day off-roading Hummer tour through the Sonoran Desert; an all-day Sedona horseback adventure. The Sedona Horseback adventure begins with the famous Diamondback Gulch 4x4 Jeep Tour, followed by a 2-hour horseback ride with creek crossings, winding through the red rocks with all participants receiving a souvenir picture. In addition, the Concierge can arrange a discounted car rental for the family, with complimentary pick-up/drop-off at resort as well as unlimited mileage. This package price starts at $3,530. Rate for each additional child is $185 (ages 7-12), $245 (ages 12 and up).
Rates for the Pack Up & Go and Southwest Family Outdoor Adventure are based on two adults and one child and exclude taxes. Maximum room capacity is six including children in a two-bedroom villa. All rates are subject to change and are based on availability. The offer is effective December 26 through April 30, 2006.
With more than 300 days of sunshine a year in Arizona, Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club is the perfect respite for a warm winter family getaway. No better place to enjoy sun on the tennis court than Scottsdale Athletic Club’s 11 championship courts. Ranked as one of the “50 Best U.S. Tennis Resorts” by Tennis magazine, guests can play a few games of tennis while their children have plenty of organized and supervised activities to keep them busy at the complimentary childcare program. (Childcare is provided at no cost while parents/guardians are using the Scottsdale Athletic Club facilities.) Guests of all ages can sign up for lessons or participate in complimentary clinics that are offered throughout the week.
Guests are sure to enjoy Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Clubs range of activities from its complimentary fitness classes and unlimited court time to spa pampering or leisurely lounging at one of its two pools.
At the resort’s Eurasia Spa, guests can choose from a variety of signature treatments, featuring a totally indulgent combination of body scrubs, body wraps, facials and massage treatments.
Families expecting variety, value and convenience will find no shortage of amenities at Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club. All villas feature a full gourmet kitchen, dining area, living room with entertainment center and fireplace, private patio or balcony, oversized bedroom, spacious modern bathroom with Jacuzzi tub, washer/dryer and complimentary high speed internet access.
About Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club
The family owned Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club features 56 guestrooms and villas (expanding to 85 rooms with Presidential Suites and 3 Bedroom Villas in March 2006). The resort offers the Eurasia Bistro, featuring fusion cuisine; a private Athletic Club with 11 championship tennis courts; two levels of workout studios, state-of-the-art cardiovascular and weight training equipment as well as private Pilates and Spinning studios. The brand new Eurasia Spa will open in March 2006. Guests staying at the resort receive discounts and preferred tee times on a variety of award-winning traditional, tree-lined courses and desert, target-style designed courses in the area.
For more information on the Family Packages, contact the Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club toll-free at 877-343-0033. For online information or reservations, log on at http://www.scottsdaleresortandathleticclub.com. All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice.
Anne Ryan/Jennifer Kelly
Telephone: (203) 661-3663