Stay at the Country Inn & Suites Scottsdale hotel and easily explore all the attractions this famous desert town has to offer. Dating back to 1888, the town of Scottsdale covers more than 185 square miles and boasts a population of over 300,000 people. The area draws more than seven million visitors annually to enjoy the area's rich cultural heritage and a wealth of exciting entertainment options. Plus, since Scottsdale gets more than 330 days of sunshine every year, you'll be especially glad for the hotel's refreshing outdoor pool
North Scottsdale, just minutes from Old Town Scottsdale, offers some of the most active nightlife and social scenes in the country. Featuring more than 125 galleries and museums, 240 shops, 75 night clubs and bars, and 85 restaurants, Old Town is sure to have something to entice any traveler. When you book the special Local Experience Package
at the Country Inn & Suites Scottsdale, which includes a gift bag filled with goodies to make your stay more enjoyable, you can find even more excitement.
Golf enthusiasts love Scottsdale for its picture-perfect weather, stunning Sonoran Desert setting and dozens of exceptional golf courses. The area also attracts baseball fans, since three Major League Baseball teams hold their Spring Training in Scottsdale, as do 12 others in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Visit Salt River Fields at Talking Stick to see the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies in Spring Training. With 12 practice fields and an 11,000-seat stadium, Salt River Fields is one of the most innovative major league Spring Training facilities in the nation.
Visitors to Scottsdale can also see the architectural wonders of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West, WestWorld—the home of the Barrett Jackson Auction and many horse/dog shows—as well as the Heard Museum for American Indian Art and History. Plus, upscale shopping venues like Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall, The Shops at Gainey Village and The Borgata are perfect for some retail therapy.
Scottsdale is also home to ground-breaking medical facilities, such as the Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic Hospital. Other world-class facilities include the Virginia Piper Cancer Center with the Gift of Life program and the Laser Spine Institute, which specializes in minimally invasive spine surgery.
Located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale is ideal for exciting outdoor adventures. Book a guided Jeep or Hummer tour, or go for a scenic horseback tour. If you like to hike or mountain bike, you're in luck! Scottsdale offers a vast network of well-maintained trails.