La Quinta Inn & Suites Phoenix Scottsdale
100 (1976 reviews)/
100 (1976 reviews)/
Located a little under ten miles from historic Old Town Scottsdale, La Quinta Inn & Suites Phoenix Scottsdale is near the McCormick Ranch Center and the Talking Stick Golf Club. The hotel features an outdoor pool with a spa tub.
Rooms offer pillowtop beds, flat-panel TVs with cable, and free Wi-Fi. Tea and coffee making facilities are also provided. Mini-fridges and microwaves are available in upgraded rooms and suites.
Facilities at La Quinta Inn & Suites Phoenix Scottsdale include a fitness room, a 24-hour front desk, and meeting rooms. Guests also benefit from complimentary parking and a free area shuttle service.
A continental breakfast buffet is served each day at no extra cost. Nearby dining spots include Mimi’s Cafe and Red Robin Gourmet Burgers.
The hotel lies three miles from Butterfly Wonderland and within nine miles of Fashion Square. The Arizona Capitol Museum and South Mountain Park are both within 30 miles.
The Desert Botanical Garden is a 140 acres botanical garden located at 1201 N. Galvin Parkway in Papago Park founded by the Arizona Cactus and Native Flora Society in 1936. With over 50,000 plants, including different species of cacti, you can see an exotic and beautiful side of Arizona's local fauna. Additionally, events are hosted in the historic Webster Auditorium, certified by National Park Service in 1990, and in the surrounding areas, including live music, theater, and the Spring Butterfly Exhibit. There is no restriction of age for entry. The garden is open to public every day from 7 am to 8 pm. Exploration in the evening with flashlight is sure to appeal to any children accompanying you! Photographers, botanists, and anyone looking for a relaxing stroll are all invited to enjoy and support the various conservation efforts pursued by the Desert Botanical Garden.
Operating in the Papago Park area of Phoenix, Arizona the Phoenix Zoo is the largest non profit zoo in the United States. Its operation occupies 125 acres and includes 2.5 miles (4.0km) of walking trails. The zoo is home to approximately 1700 animals representing 200 species. These are divided into four major themed areas each representing different geographic areas of the world. The Phoenix Zoo has been recognized as one of the top five zoos for children. The zoos hours of operation vary by the season of the year. Spring hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summer hours are 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends. The fall season operations are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and winter season (a.k.a. ZooLights season) operations take place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with lights view from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission pricing is Adults $14, Seniors (60+) $9 and Children (3 - 12) at $6.