Dating back to 1888, the town of Scottsdale draws more than seven million visitors annually to enjoy the area's rich cultural heritage and plethora of entertainment options. Scottsdale now covers more than 185 square miles and boasts a population of over 300,000 people. Because the area gets more than 330 days of sunshine every year, you'll be glad for the hotel's pool, too!
North Scottsdale is just minutes from Old Town Scottsdale, one of the most active social spots in the country and the heart of the nightlife and social scene for the Scottsdale area. With over 125 galleries and museums, 240 shops, 75 night clubs and bars, and 85 restaurants, Old Town is sure to have something for your entire group. Book a room at the Country Inn & Suites Scottsdale to enjoy a special Local Experience Package
that includes a gift bag filled with goodies to make your stay more enjoyable.
With picture perfect weather, a stunning Sonoran Desert setting and dozens of outstanding golf courses, Scottsdale is the ultimate destination for golfers. Three Major League Baseball teams hold their Spring Training in Scottsdale, as do 12 others in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Salt River Fields at Talking Stick is the Spring Training home of the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies and is one of the most innovative major league Spring Training facilities in the nation, with 12 practice fields and an 11,000-seat stadium.
Scottsdale is synonymous with world-renowned destinations such as 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. You can enjoy upscale shopping at places like the Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall, The Shops at Gainey Village and The Borgata.
In Scottsdale, you will also find ground-breaking medical facilities, such as the Mayo Clinic & Mayo Clinic Hospital, well-known for innovation and research. Other top facilities include the Virginia Piper Cancer Center with the Gift of Life program and the Laser Spine Institute, specializing in minimally invasive spine surgery.
Scottsdale is located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, ideal for high-energy outdoor adventures. Go on a guided Jeep or Hummer tour, or go for a scenic horseback tour. For hikers and mountain bikers, Scottsdale offers a vast network of well-maintained trails.