Not only does Arizona offer some great getaways and gorgeous scenery but it’s surrounded by fun locales to escape to. From the beautiful beaches of California to the dazzling lights of Vegas to the snowy playgrounds of Aspen this corner of the US has some of the most sought after and popular vacation destinations. Here are AZFoothills.com readers top picks for their favorite escapes.
These are the winners of Best of Our Valley 2014. The winner each category this year will be featured in the March 2014 issue, a tell-all guide to the best people and places in the Valley of the Sun, as chosen by its residents. The winners with the most total votes will be featured on the cover, but you will have to wait until March to find out who they are!
As a special thanks to the winners and those who helped them attain their “Best Of” status, a celebratory bash will be held in spring 2014. Stay tuned for details on the fabulous fete!
All those who won this year can download their 2014 Winners logos here.
THE WINNERS LIST: ESCAPES
Best Arizona Ski Resort: Flagstaff Nordic Center
Best Aspen/Telluride Resort: Hotel Jerome
Best Las Vegas Casino: Venetian
Best Las Vegas Pool: TIE betweenEncore/Wynn- Encore Beach & Hardrock – Rehab
Best Las Vegas Resort: Wynn
Best Locally Owned Mountain Escape: Hubbard’s Yellowstone Lodge
Best Los Angeles Resort: The Beverly Hills Hotel
Best Napa Winery: Bravante Vineyards
Best Orange County Resort: Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel
Best San Diego Resort: Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
Best Sedona B&B: The Creekside Inn
Best Sedona Hotel: L’Auberge de Sedona
Best Sun Valley Resort: Knob Hill Inn
Best Travel Website: TIE between Expedia.com & Travelocity.com