5 Reasons We’re Spending Our Summer at This Scottsdale Resort (No. 4 Might Just Convince You to Move In!)

Mountain Shadows Resort Is a Desert Oasis Filled With Golf, Sumptuous Seafood and Fun in the Sun

There’s nothing quite like summer in Scottsdale, and Mountain Shadows Resort is here to show you how to live the desert dream in sunny Arizona. Best of all, by booking your summer escape just in time for the annual seasonal sale (running May 19-26), you can take advantage of premium promo pricing and score the biggest deals of the year. Book two nights and get the third night free, or enjoy 25% off all luxurious resort accommodations when you visit through September. A pair of welcome beverages and a signature snack (compliments of the chef) will greet you upon arrival, plus an extra gift of 20% off any poolside cabana rental. Need another reason to book? We’ll give you five.

1 | The Short Course

Grab your clubs and book a tee time at The Short CourseMountain Shadow Resort’s dazzling 18-hole golf green. This putter’s playground boasts sweeping panoramic views and a variety of slopes and terrain to entice golfers of all experience levels. Originally designed in 1961, this fully renovated course makes for the perfect place to work on your swing. For a friendly tie-breaker, challenge your opponents to The Forrest Wager—a final face-off on bonus hole 17.5—before breaking for a round of refreshments at Rusty’s.

Credit: Mountain Shadows Resort

2 | Rent a Daybed or Poolside Cabana

Get ready for some fun in the sun. Head to the pool and claim a daybed for an afternoon of leisurely lounging, or kick back and relax with your crew in the privacy of an exclusive cabana. Like your own private clubhouse, these plush poolside digs come fully equipped with a sleek bottle-service spread and a mini fridge to chill your complimentary bottle of house rosé or round of beers. Catch highlights from the big game on your personal television and order delicious dishes and drinks on-demand from The Citizens Club. Once you’re ready, go cool off in the pristine pool—or take a toasty dip in the hot tub. 

3 | Hearth ‘61 Summer Menu

For an evening of fine desert dining, make your way to Hearth ‘61 and sample an array of American fare—with an upscale spin. Start at the bar and clink glasses with signature craft cocktails while admiring the mountains by the glow of a Scottsdale sunset. Step down into the Living Room for small plates with big views, or make it an al fresco affair on the spacious patio. With a reimagined summer menu, prepare for imaginative recipes and culinary classics to delight the senses. We recommend slicing into a juicy steak and savoring seafood, perfectly paired with your favorite vintage. 

4 | Residential Rooms

Set up shop in a resort residence and treat yourself to the experience of a luxurious home away from home at Mountain Shadows Resort. Featuring contemporary kitchens, high-end furnishings, en-suite laundry and personal patios, you’ll enjoy all of the comforts of home with additional access to top tier amenities—including on-call room service and fitness center privileges. Whether you’re seeking a sleek studio or a private penthouse, these elevated accommodations, which feature one to three bedrooms, have everything you need for the ultimate restful retreat.

5 | Explore Nearby Old Town

Venture into Old Town and soak up the wild-west vibes and southwestern charm of this bustling downtown. Hit the boutiques and partake in some serious retail therapy, stop for coffee and a snack at a cozy cafe or grab your pals and don your finest duds for a night on the town. Doing a day trip? Set out for Sedona and marvel at the magnificent landscape and countless cacti, enjoy an outdoor adventure with some kayaking, rafting or tubing down at Salt River or slip on your cowboy boots for an evening of steaks and bull riding at Cave Creek. 

Mountain Shadows Resort
5445 E Lincoln Dr
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

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