The JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa has 950 beautifully appointed, non-smoking, guest rooms and suites including 81 suites. Nightly turndown is complimentary and USA Today or Wall Street Journal is delivered weekdays to each guest room and the local paper is available on weekends. Each guest room offers: coffee maker, complimentary coffee/teas, large closet with 2 bathrobes, iron/ironing board, lap-top sized safe with power source, hair dryer, lighted make-up mirror, full length mirror, tiled bathroom with granite counter tops, separate tub/shower, private patio or balcony, 2 phones (one is cordless), CD/Radio, 2-line phones, voice mail, Wired For Business (high speed internet access-currently @ $12.95/24-hour period, exclusive of tax, which includes 800 access, local, and domestic long-distance phone calls), fully stocked mini-bar, refrigerator, sitting area, 27” flat screen television in armoire, and each is approximately 450 square feet. In addition, the resort is in full compliance with all ADA rules and regulations.
Our event space is the grandest in the Grand Canyon State! Our 125,000+ gross square feet of meeting/foyer space includes:
• Grand Canyon Ballroom - 33,000 square feet, divisible into 13 sections. The 3 middle sections are 7,700 square feet each, with 10 breakout salons each at 990+ square feet.
• Grand Sonoran Ballroom - 26,000 square feet, divisible into 11 sections. The 3 middle sections are 5,700 square feet each, with 8 breakout salons each at 1,110+ square feet.
• Grand Saguaro Ballroom - 25,000 square feet, divisible into 4 sections total. There are 3 sections, each 8,300 square feet, with one end section divisible in half. (Opening in early 2008)
• Wildflower Ballroom - 5,400 square feet divisible into 3 sections.
• Pinnacle Peak, Conference Suites, and Boardrooms – 3 Pinnacle Peak rooms are approximately 1,335 square feet each, 8 Conference Suites are approximately 1,025 square feet each, and two Boardrooms are 730 square feet each.
In addition to 24-hour In-Room Dining, the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa boasts nine highly acclaimed restaurants/lounges dining options:
*Ristorante Tuscany…an elegant Northern Italian restaurant, where Tuscany's provincial cuisine and urban elegance mesh wonderfully! Open for dinner only daily.
*Blue Sage…serves a variety of contemporary Southwestern and American dishes with the city's best margaritas! Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
*Blue Sage Marketplace…offers quick 'to-go' boxed meals with an array of wines, beers, sodas, and snacks for your daily activities or guest room take-out.
*Meritage Steakhouse…offers a relaxed, yet sophisticated, atmosphere overlooking the spectacular views of the emerald green fairways and McDowell Mountains. Open for continental breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily and located at our Wildfire Golf Club.
*Roy's…offers Hawaiian fusion cuisine featuring fresh local ingredients, European sauces, and bold Asian spices focusing on fresh seafood. Open for dinner only daily.
*Spa Bistro…located in the Revive Spa overlooking the Sanctuary Pool, it offers creative selections for the health conscious guest. Open for breakfast and lunch daily.
*Just A Splash Pool Bar and Grill…relax poolside, or take a float around the Lazy River, while enjoying our signature salads, burgers, and tropical drinks. Open for lunch daily.
*Vista Lounge…located in the lower lobby of the resort overlooking the Sage Court, pools, and McDowell Mountains, the lounge offers a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere great for networking. Sip your favorite libation while enjoying great company. Entertainment is offered nightly.
*Starbucks…everyone's favorite! More than 'just coffee,' it is a place to relax, escape, and enjoy your surroundings. This café offers both indoor and outdoor seating with fireside tables. Open daily until 6pm.
'Revive' your mind, body and soul after your event in our Revive Spa. Our 28,000 square foot luxury spa facility offers 41 treatment rooms, Health Club, Movement Studio, Spa Bistro, Spa Salon, Spa Boutique and Sanctuary Pool with 9 cabanas. It is truly one of the Valley's most prestigious and luxurious Spas!
Marriott's Wildfire Golf Club features two 18 hole Championship Golf Courses designed by the legendary Arnold Palmer and Nick Faldo. The Palmer Signature Course is a playable, scenic experience with expansive fairways. The Faldo Championship Course offers a slight variation from the typical desert-themed courses. It features generous fairways, large bent grass greens and tee boxes.
The JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa is woven into the Sonoran Desert where northeast Phoenix converges with North Scottsdale. The resort offers majestic views of the scenic McDowell Mountains and is conveniently located within easy access of the Loop 101. We are located within walking distance of the Desert Ridge Marketplace which offers an array of exciting upscale dining and shopping venues. Complimentary shuttles
Details / Other Expenses
|Year of Last Renovation:
||All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
|Non Smoking Rooms:
||131232 sq. feet
||Holds 3000 people
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Amenities / Features
Sorry, pets are not allowed.
Airport & Shuttle Information
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is 20 miles, 30 minutes from the resort. Transtyle, SuperShuttle, and taxi cabs are all available options to/from the resort from $22++ per person each way up to $60/vehicle (4 pax), depending on selection. Group transportation is available as well.
Airport Shuttle? Yes!
There is an airport shuttle.
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