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Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Sanctuary has a relaxing spa-like sleek and sophisticated decor, and plenty of windows overlooking the beautiful Paradise Valley, which is one of the toniest neighborhoods of greater Phoenix. For appies, we ordered "charred" edamame and Shishito peppers. The edamame were not charred as in blackened, but the did have an interesting touch of spice. The peppers were served in... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

Having travelled to Arizona a number of times in the past, I have to say Sanctuary exceeded all expectations. This is a luxury property through and through. Service, the hallmark of true luxury, is sublime! The setting is breathtaking - and made for the best hotel experience I have had in a long time! Thank you Sanctuary! From the moment... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I come each year for the Thanksgiving week and have enjoyed it very much. Not this year. Several "slips" in service/amenities: the fitness center was generally filled with local (non-guest) members; the fitness equipment -- including the TVs -- was in poor condition (and no one was there to troubleshoot); the coffee service was poor with no... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Mountain Suite ... Spacious rooms with amazing views, living area with wood burning fireplace, incredible bath facilities with outdoor vista and comfy king master bedroom with outdoor patio. Staff are lovely and attentive. Be sure to dine at Elements and pay a visit to Jade Bar for a sunset libation and tasty eats, and use the beautiful heated infinity pool... More 

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Bayport, New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sanctuary is a unique and amazing vacation spot. The locale, amenities and rental units were among the best I ever experienced. The high standards and level of service was probably the best I had ever received. From the way EVERYONE greets you to the way they execute, it was world class service. Whomever is in charge of the staff... More 

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Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you you for choosing to stay with us here at Sanctuary. We are truly honored that you think so highly of our resort and delighted that you had such a wonderful visit. It is great to hear that our dedication to service really shined through and helped set our resort apart. We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a crazy week away from Ireland. Very far to travel but ... What a fabulous week. We are big fans of Arizona and after this trip..big fans of Scottsdale also. This hotel is gorgeous. It consists of losds of Casitas and some larger houses to rent. Our Casita was beautiful with a decent size living/sitting area .... More 

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Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at Sanctuary on your recent visit to the States. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful and memorable week. It sound like you really enjoyed your room and the overall design of the resort, which we always love to hear. We are glad you were able to enjoy a... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sanctuary had everything we could want and more. Entire staff friendly,professional and efficient. Our casita was amazing! Huge, immaculate, with a wood burning fireplace (turn down service would light the fire for us so upon our return we could sit and relax in front of the fireplace). Beautifully furnished with a soaking tub and beds were like sleeping on... More 

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Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to spend your mother/daughter getaway with us. We are delighted that you both had such a wonderful and memorable experience. It is great to hear that our team took excellent care of you and that the room was everything you had hoped for and more. It sounds like you really took advantage of everything the resort... More 

Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this resort several times and always come to it when it Phoenix . Beautiful views. incredibly accommodating and service oriented staff, top notch housekeeping, food and room service. I always leave thinking I can't wait to return.

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Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us again here at Sanctuary. We are always humbled by the continued support of our return guests like yourself. It is great to hear that you had another fabulous visit and that the views and service were just as wonderful as you remembered. It is always a great sign that we are doing... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful property that feels like a private resort. We stayed in one of the King suite/casitas and it was lovely. Pool is gorgeous with plenty of choices for frozen drinks! Have the Lobster Benedict for breakfast overlooking the glorious mountains...spectacular!

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Steven L, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at Sanctuary. It sounds like you really enjoyed the resort and had a wonderful stay overall, which we always love to hear. We are glad you were able to spend some time relaxing by the pool and enjoy some of our frozen drink options. We truly appreciate you taking the time... More 

Cornleius, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my husband were in the Phoenix area visiting family and decided to treat ourselves. I booked a package deal for 2 that included 2 spa treatments and breakfast. The Spa treatments were wonderful. The breakfast was delicious. The staff was friendly and made our visit very enjoyable. I stayed in room 275 which had a wonderful nighttime view... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain
Elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover your sanctuary at the best Arizona resort...a luxury boutique hideaway on Camelback Mountain. Overlooking the spectacular views of Paradise Valley, relax in a mountainside or spa casita. Retreat to Sanctuary Spa for Asian-inspired treatments and exhilarating classes. Taste the award-winning cuisine of elements' by Food Network star Chef Beau MacMillan. Savor the sunset at jade bar or on edge, raising the bar for happy hour. Play tennis or hike in a fabulous setting, lounge by the infinity-edge pool, or indulge in Scottsdale's hottest shopping, cultural attractions and championship golf just minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sanctuary Camelback Mountain

Address: 5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-5218
Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Paradise Valley
Price Range: $422 - $872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sanctuary Camelback Mountain 5*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Hotel Paradise Valley
Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Paradise Valley
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Paradise Valley
#1 Romantic Hotel in Paradise Valley
#1 Family Hotel in Paradise Valley
#1 Luxury Hotel in Paradise Valley
#1 Business Hotel in Paradise Valley
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“Mountain Suite with view of Camelback Mountain”
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“Mountainside Casita and Spa Suites are the best”
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“All rooms offer a nice view. Spa rooms are especially nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Suddrethks, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“I don't think they have any bad rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles GOmaha, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Spa rooms can be booked close in to the spa and pool. If you are have limited mobility ask to be close in.”
 of 5 bubbles Barbgram, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
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