Luxury Accommodation: 5 Best 5-Star Hotels in Phoenix, Arizona

This post is for the ones needing some inspiration hotel-wise, something to aim for, something to … save a little bit of money for. A little more, to be honest. Ready? Here are the 5 best 5-star hotels in Phoenix, Arizona.


If you fancy a luxurious stay in Arizona’s capital, Phoenix, your expectations might be exceeded. The city features a number of high-class hotels offering you an experience you can often only dream of. You get what you pay for and most-likely even more. If you book either very early or last-minute, you can get great discounts.

Phoenician Residences

The Phoenician Residences has it all. It is perfect for active people, as it features nine pools as well as basketball and tennis courts. For a few relaxing hours, hit the spa area. You can finish off the day at one of the restaurants serving delicious meals. Grab a drink at the bar afterwards. The comfortable beds and furniture make for a good night’s sleep. If you have work to do, you can take advantage of the free high-speed Internet.

Royal Palms Hotel and Spa

Located in the Valley of the Sun, this lodging will brighten your day. This is an ideal hotel for couples looking for a romantic getaway. Additionally, this is a luxurious place for both people traveling for business and pleasure. Shopping centers and the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport are not far away. The Royal Palms Hotel and Spa even allows pets. Due to its proximity to the Scottsdale area, you have the chance to experience breathtaking views during the Colors & Canyon Tour.

Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa

The Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa is interesting for golf fans, as two of Arizona’s best 18-hole golf courses are adjacent. The Arizona Biltmore was one of Phoenix’s first resorts and thus exudes a classic charm. Go for a swim in one of the eight swimming pools or play a tennis match. Additionally, jogging trails and exclusive spa facilities are available. After an active or relaxing day, you can dine in style and choose from five restaurants. If you enjoy a good theatre performance, you’re right on location. For cheaper tickets, book before your trip.

JW Marriott Ridge Resort and Spa

Marriott hotels are well-known for extra amenities, comfortable accommodations, and high-quality service. Shake off the stress at the unique “Revive Spa” and fitness area or feel like a champ on two 18-hole championship golf courses. You can extend your wardrobe by rummaging through the boutiques on-site and refuel in one of the cafés and restaurants at this high-class Phoenix hotel.

Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa in Montelucia

The Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa in Montelucia is located about 25 minutes from downtown Phoenix, but it will make you feel as if you have entered Spain instead. Peace and quiet are what you’ll get while being surrounded by a lush green oasis. The wide variety of culinary activities, such as Gelato Happy Hour, plus sports and spa facilities add more than a touch of luxury. The staff at the Omni Scottsdale Resort take the saying “the customer is king” literally.

If you want it all - culinary delights, leisurely activities, relaxation, and everything else extraordinary - consider staying in one of these high-class hotels the next time you plan to visit Phoenix. Escape everyday life and grant yourself the best. 

…if money wasn’t an issue. 

This was written in collaboration with Hipmunk in the course of the Hipmunk City Love Project.