Don’t Miss These Top Scottsdale Attractions
Scottsdale, called “The West’s Most Western Town,” attracts millions of tourists each year, and the Country Inn & Suites hotel’s location near Pima Freeway 101 puts you within a 15-minute drive of many of the city’s top attractions. Catch a horse show at the WestWorld Equestrian Center, or explore the city’s Western-themed Old Town district. Scottsdale hosts Spring Training for three Major League Baseball teams: the Diamondbacks, the Rockies and the Giants. Prefer to stay in the air conditioning? Scottsdale features some of Arizona’s best shopping complexes, including the Scottsdale Fashion Square Company.Notable local attractions include:
- CrackerJax (6 miles)
CrackerJax offers fun for the whole family, with laser tag, go-karts, miniature golf and the high-flying fun of the Bungy Dome. Serious golfers won’t want to miss the award-winning driving range on site.
Phone: +1 (480) 998-2800
- Kierland Commons (5 miles)
This unique retail complex is home to premium stores, including Anthropologie, Michael Kors and Sur La Table. Hungry? You’ll find upscale restaurants such as RA Sushi Bar and Mastro’s Ocean Club.
Phone: +1 (480) 348-1577
- Old Town Scottsdale (9 miles)
Scottsdale’s famous downtown is known for its art galleries, premium shopping and vibrant nightlife—all with a Wild West flair.
Phone: +1 (480) 312-7750
- Salt River Fields at Talking Stick (4 miles)
Love Major League Baseball? Head to the innovative Salt River Fields at Talking Stick stadium to see the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies complete their Spring Training each year.
Phone: +1 (480) 270-5000
- Scottsdale Fashion Square (8 miles)
One of America’s most successful malls and a major shopping destination in Arizona, Scottsdale Fashion Square features 240 upscale stores such as Nordstrom, Prada, and Crate & Barrel.
Phone: +1 (480) 990-7800
- Scottsdale Stadium (9 miles)
Scottsdale’s downtown stadium hosts Spring Training for the San Francisco Giants and is home to the Minor League Baseball’s Scottsdale Scorpions in the fall.
Phone: +1 (480) 312-2586
- Studio Movie Grill (4 miles)
Catch one of the season’s biggest flicks while you enjoy hot pizza, a hearty burger or a signature drink at this dine-in movie theater.
Phone: +1 (480) 991-3106
- WestWorld Equestrian Center of Scottsdale (5 miles)
This 300,000-square-foot convention and event space is famous for its extensive equestrian center, which hosts nearly 250 days’ worth of horse shows and conventions each year.
Phone: +1 (480) 312-6802
- Aura Salon & Spa (4 miles)
Phone: +1 (480) 595-9590
- Circle K Gas Station (0.1 mile)
Phone: +1 (480) 614-9841
- Wells Fargo Bank (5 miles)
Phone: +1 (480) 563-2581
Driving directions from Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX):
- Head east on E Sky Harbor Blvd
- Take a slight right to stay on E Sky Harbor Blvd
- Merge onto AZ-202-LOOP E via the ramp to Tempe
- Take exit 9 to merge onto AZ-101-LOOP N
- Take exit 41 for Shea Blvd
- Turn right at E Shea Blvd
- Turn left at N 89th Pl