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El Dorado Scottsdale

3.0 of 5 6825 East 4th street, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, Arizona
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At El Dorado, there's a lot to like. Huge rooms, that are converted 1, 2 or 3 bedroom apartments with separate living areas, full kitchens and halls to the bedrooms. A fantastic "play" area with a big pool, bocce ball, grills, sun beds, multiple TVs, cabanas and several fire pits. Bikes. A cute little lobby bar with craft brews, wine... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is different and nothing you would expect if you are looking for a "hotel"... but if you looking for a place to stay in Scottsdale and want to experience something different than this is the place for you!! El Dorado are renovated apartments that has been turned into a place to stay. Its located at the end of... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Gross rooms! Dirty!! Loud plumbing & pool area was loud...our room didn't have a bed w-headboard!! Photos on website are not even close...getting refund for 2nd night booked...they describe it as retro-chic...not even close...some updates made & other areas gross n old & pricey!!!

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Seattle WA
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362 reviews 362 reviews
82 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This hotel is located in a neighborhood of retro apartments and is an apartment building that's been remodeled. The pool is the social area with a hot rub and BBQ grills. They play music and there are cool couch bed areas as well as many comfy poolside chairs. The pool and hot tub were clean. Unit was huge like a... More 

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Santa Monica, California
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Wow...I have never had an experience like I had at El Dorado. I made a reservation at 1pm through Orbitz and received a pretty decent deal for check in the same day. I traveled from LA to accompany my mom and dad for my dad's bypass surgery. They live in Rio Verde and they had a house full of guests... More 

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CalistogaRoseMgr, General Manager at El Dorado Scottsdale, responded to this review

I appreciate the time that was spent on your "Review" of your short visit in the lobby. We apologize on behalf of Orbitz, that your reservation was not received prior to your arrival. Our efforts to retrieve your reservation, with Orbitz's assistance, where successful, and your accommodations where available, although, you failed to return and retrieve your guestroom keys. We... More 

Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Stayed for 5 nights in May 2014 and had a lovely time. The two bedroom-two bathroom suite we rented was spacious and perfect for my friend and I. While we were likely the oldest guests in the hotel and didn't resemble the demographic but somehow felt right at home with the rest of the guests and staff. Staff were super... More 

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San Diego, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

stayed for two nights and had a great time. Friendly staff, beautiful rooms and garden area. loved the pool and ambient music at night. Would come back just to stay there. Really good value for the money.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Great little place to unwind for a staycation and have a great time!!! LOVED IT HERE!!! I will definitely be coming back soon!! Only place in all of Scottsdale that doesn't charge you for Cabana use!!! Lots of places to hang out by the pool free of charge! Great room options all differently decorated! Covered FREE parking too! The staff... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This is a total throwback to the late 60s Madmen theme of a romantic getaway with the possibility for a swinger interaction - of course that's not at all what we were looking for. The grounds are cute, the pool is fine, the jacuzzi is nice, the outside TVs and firepit are relaxing and entertaining. Parking sucks, they have no... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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35 hotel reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

It's more like a motel but a really cool one, surrounding a very nice pool layout. We checked in before 3 p.m. but the room was not ready. However the staff put our luggage in a room in the lobby and we headed over to the pool and just relaxed in the sun. The suite itself was great, with a... More 

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Address: 6825 East 4th street, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Scottsdale > Downtown Scottsdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — El Dorado Scottsdale 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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