Best Kid-Friendly Hotel Second-Year Winner
Arizona Grand Resort
Arizona Grand Resort offers up first-class amenities for both children and adults. Mom and Dad can enjoy the relaxing spa services or a round of golf, while the rest of the family plays at the deluxe pool complete with three water slides and a wave pool. 602.438.9000, www.arizonagrandresort.com.
Best Kid’s Entertainment: Outdoors
The Farm at South Mountain
This fully functioning farm has been part of the Valley for more than nine decades, providing residents with fresh food and a tranquil day trip for the family. The three on-site eateries all provide healthful dining, while local flora and fauna captivates everyone’s attention. 602.276.6360, www.thefarmatsouthmountain.com.
Best Kid’s Restaurant
18° Neighborhood Grill
Situated just inside Scottsdale’s Ice Den, skaters big and small jet to 18° Neighborhood Grill for post-ice eats. This modern sports bar offers kids-eat-free specials on Tuesdays to boot. www.18-degrees.com.
Best Toy Store
The Doll House & Toy Store
Boasting a full-scale doll nursery, as well as dozens of games and puzzles, The Doll House & Toy Store is a playtime palace. With toys for every boy and girl, parents won’t be able to resist the high-quality craftsmanship and happiness they bring. 480.948.4630.