Hotels and resorts across the Valley are offering some fantastic activities and specials for guests to enjoy over Memorial Day weekend.
Kick back, relax and celebrate the start of the summer at some of the best resorts in the Phoenix metro area.
The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
Chill out Memorial Day weekend at Westin Kierland Resort & Spa. The resort’s Big Chill Package offers a choice of package options – either a $50 per room, per night dining credit or two free sessions on the Kierland FlowRider wave simulator.
Memorial Day weekend guests can enjoy the first “wintry” blasts of summer with the following activities:
- The Whiteout – The Resort will host a mid-morning snowfall with eight tons of snow for kids of all ages to enjoy on Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29.
- The Polar Plunge – Temperatures will drop at the Adventure Pool as 1,000 pounds of ice are dropped into the pool on Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
- The Glacier Glide – On the evenings of Friday, May 27 and Saturday, May 28, guests can enjoy a cool spin around the Resort’s synthetic ice rink overlooking the golf course.
- The Splish Splash – From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29, the Resort will offer its own inflatable water park with slides of various sizes for all ages including a 24-foot tall “Super” water slide. (The Glacier Glide and Splish Splash will be available for an additional charge.)
For information about the Big Chill Package at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa and summer staycation room rates, visit www.kierlandresort.com or call 480-624-1202.
Omni Scottsdale Montelucia Resort & Spa
From delicious bites to fitness classes and a poolside fashion show, Memorial Day weekend at Omni Montelucia will be anything but predictable.
Blossom to Bottle
Crave Café | 5pm | $15 per guest | Friday, May 27th
Indulge in this olive oil tasting event, featuring Crave’s new line of signature locally grown and harvested oils and vinegars. Enjoy a tasting of Montelucia’s private label wine while you snack and shop with special pricing on gourmet olive oils, balsamic vinegars and highlighted bottles of wine.
Vino & Vogue-
Dulcinea | 4-6pm | Free | Friday, May 27th
Enjoy happy hour at Dulcinea and receive one complimentary glass of wine while you shop.
Arizona Beer Tasting
Centro | Bar open at 6pm |
Taste the flavors of Arizona craft beer featuring a premier local brewery.
Top of the Morning
Centro | Bar Opens early at 9am. | Saturday, May 28th and Sunday, May 29th
Sip on Mimosas & Bloody Marys while enjoying beautiful views of Camelback mountain from the patio of Centro Lounge.
Tacos & Tequila
Oasis Pool | 11am-3pm | price varies| Saturday, May 28th
Enjoy a selection of street tacos and Casamigos tequila cocktails at adult only Oasis pool.
Poolside Fashion Show
Kasbah Pool | 1pm | Saturday, May 28th
Join us at Kasbah pool for an afternoon of fashion and fun. Check out all the latest fashion trends in resort apparel and accessories and receive a special shopping savings voucher.
Chef’s Salsa Demonstration
Centro| 5pm. | Saturday, May 28th
Unlock the secret to making great salsa with Chef Shayne. Watch and learn as he creates his Spicy Mescal salsa and Chipotle Pepita guacamole, then take home his recipes.
Burgers and Beer
Oasis Pool | 11am-3pm | price varies |Sunday, May 29th
Enjoy local craft beers paired with all-American burger classics.
Sip of Spain
Prado | 5pm | $10 per guest | Sunday, May 29th
Take a trip to Spain and taste the robust flavors the country is known for in this social and interactive wine class.
Cardio Wave Class
Joya Terrace Pool | 10am | $10 per guest
Join fitness expert, Heather Dimitro, for a celebratory cardio and toning workout in the Joya Spa Pool on Memorial Day.
Book online at omnimontelucia.com or call 1-888-627-3010
The Wigwam in Litchfield Park is starting the Memorial Day fun early. Guests who stay Friday, May 27, can gain access to special activities including life-size games and squirt gun races on Litchfield Lawn, crafts in the Sun Lounge and a Poolside Movie under the stars in the evening, in addition to exploring the expansive, 440-acre property, taking a turn on one of three championship golf courses and spending the day at The Wigwam’s award-winning, onsite spa
The action continues throughout the weekend, with highlights such as Saturday’s Character Breakfast at Red’s Bar and Grill ($20 for adults and $10 for children ages 3-12) and Sunday’s visit from Wildlife World Zoo in the Sun Lounge. DJ Jeff Jones will also entertain the pool area throughout Memorial Day Weekend and through the summer, spinning Fridays from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m., Saturday from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
To book a Memorial Day Weekend stay or to learn more about The Wigwam, visit WigwamArizona.com.
Hotel Valley Ho
Kick back this Memorial Day Weekend at the hip Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale. Book a room to enjoy live music and DJs all weekend at the OH Pool. Rose Colored Eyes plays Friday from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., with local DJs spinning Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wake up to brunch at ZuZu on Saturday or Sunday from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., including the build-your-own Bloody Mary + Mimosa Bar starting at 9 a.m. Indulge with a relaxing treatment at VH Spa, like a 90-minute Cool Breeze Mani + Pedi on special for $75. Take advantage of room deals like the Sweet Suite Deal, which offers up to 30% off luxurious suites in The Tower. Reservations for ZuZu, VH Spa, poolside cabanas, and rooms and suites can be made at 480.376.2600.
Visit hotelvalleyho.com or call 855.318.6798 to book your stay today.