With Arizona boasting 300 days of sunshine a year, it’s one of the most sought-after locations for a wedding. Scottsdale is home to gorgeous sunsets, mountain ridges, red rocks, and canyons. It’s well-known for its sprawling five-star resorts, Spanish villas, cactus gardens, and small boutique hotels. Practically all hotels near Scottsdale Arizona are minutes away from world-class shopping, fine dining, and endless outdoor activities to keep your guests busy before and after your event. Here are some of Arizona’s top wedding venues that will create memories to last a lifetime.
Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows
Stay in the middle of it all while feeling like you’re in another world at the Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows. The Camelback Mountain acts as a stunning backdrop for an outdoor wedding ceremony. The menu is customizable and inspired by the majestic Sonoran Desert. Guests will stay in any one of the 185 mid-century designed bungalows and suites. The accommodations include residential-quality bathrooms, private patios and terraces, premium in-room cocktail programs, free Wi-Fi, and are donned with modern artwork. After an exciting reception and late-night revelry, rejuvenate at the onsite spa.
The Saguaro Scottsdale
The Saguaro Scottsdale is conveniently located within walking distance from the best dining, shopping, art, and relaxation establishments. They are happy to host your wedding ceremony, reception, and rehearsal dinner in their indoor or outdoor venue space that seats 200 guests. The Saguaro provides catering, alcohol, and live music for your convenience. Wedding guests can choose pet-friendly apartment suites with walkout patios and balconies. Including in your wedding package is a bridal suite, changing room, A/V equipment, dining chairs, and valet parking. After the wedding, relax by the pool sipping on margaritas and reminiscing about your special day.
The Ritz Carlton At Dove Mountain
This five-star resort has expansive, gorgeous viewpoints and overlooks the towering mountains. The Ritz Carlton at Dove Mountain is ideal for brides and grooms that appreciates style and luxury. They set a high standard in romantic elegance, and their staff is dedicated to cater to your every whim. It’s your choice to have a traditional, intimate, or extravagant event paired with exquisite outdoor and indoor venues. The Ritz will ensure that every aspect of your wedding exceeds your expectations. Their wedding packages include a sophisticated ceremony and reception location, luxurious accommodations for the bridal party and guests, and a customized five-star menu from their culinary team.
Desert Botanical Gardens
If thousands of dollars aren’t in your budget, or you prefer something smaller and more intimate, the Desert Botanical Gardens is the location for you. There’s no need to waste money on flowers as the cactus gardens need little to no sprucing up. The Desert Botanical Gardens offers lovely settings for daytime or sunset ceremonies that can accommodate 250 guests. Their knowledgeable staff will coordinate your event and provide advice to help your budget meet your vision. You will work with their extensive list of caterers to create your customized menu. Connect with them today to get started on creating the wedding of your dream.