Romantic getaways in Arizona

Full Guide 2022

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Arizona’s beauty and charm is in many ways simbolized by its most famous attraction, the stunning Grand Canyon, but the truth is Arizona is so much more than that.

Arizona has deep ties with Native Americans and their history, making it not only a vast and scenic state, but also rich in culture and history, making it perfect for as a honeymoon destination or as the definitive romantic getaway destination.

List of romantic hotels in Arizona

Cambria Hotel Phoenix Chandler

Located in the quiet city of of Chandler the Cambria Hotel is equipped with modern amenities in an incredible setting.

The Cambria boasts an outdoor pool with a poolside lounge.  Guests can enjoy a meal at the Cambria’s onsite restaurant that serves American cuisine.

The rooms at the Cambria  boast hardwood floors, elegant decór and beautiful furnishings.

Graduate Tucson

The vibrant Graduate Tucson is a majestic hotel perfect for a romantic getaway in Arizona.

The Graduate boasts a scenic rooftop pool complete with a poolside lounge that offers sweeping views of the Old Pueblo. Guests can enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant, The Moonstone servinfg fine dining American cuisine.

The rooms at the Graduate feature modern hardwood furnishings and hip decór.

Little America Hotel Flagstaff

Little America Hotel is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway in Arizona, with its bucolic countryside location and luxurious amenities, you’re sure to have an unforgettable retreat with your partner.

Guests will find the grounds surrounded  with lush greenery, a stunning outdoor swimming pool with a poolside lounge, as well as a hot tub.

Guests can dine or enjoy a cocktail at the onsite bar and restaurant.

Rooms boast hardwood floors and warm decor, as well as spacious stone finished bathrooms.

Canopy by Hilton

The Canopy by Hilton in Scottsdale 1st Street is just a short distance away from the city’s vibrant Old Town district, a fine dining and entertainment hot spot, making this romantic hotel in Arizona ideal for your romantic weekend.

The Canopy boasts an outdoor swimming pool with an accompanying hot tub and a poolside lounge. Guests can enjoy a fine dining meal at the onsite restaurant that serves typical American cuisine.

Rooms at the Canopy are simple yet elegantly decorated, giving them an air of sophistication.

AC Hotel Phoenix

Based in Camelback East in Phoenix, the vibrant AC is riddled with amenities and that are sure to make your romantic getaway in Arizona unforgettable.

Guests can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, and sip on a refreshing cocktail by the poolside lounge, followed by a fine dining meal at the onsite restaurant.

Rooms are spacious and brightly lit by natural light, hardwood floors and elegant wood furnishings adorn the rooms.

Hotel Valley Ho

The luxu ry Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale’s Main Street is perfect for a summer romantic getaway in Arizona, with its swimming pool surrounded by lush palm trees, your weekend retreat will be one you won’t be able to forget.

Aside from a phenomenal swimming pool, the Valley Ho boasts a full spa, serving a variety of services and treatments. Guests can enjoy a fine dining meal at the onsite restaurant, ZuZu, serving American cuisine.

Rooms are open and spacious, with the bathrooms featuring both soaking tubs as well as walk in showers.

 

AC Hotel Phoenix

Based in Camelback East in Phoenix, the vibrant AC is riddled with amenities and that are sure to make your romantic getaway in Arizona unforgettable.

Guests can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, and sip on a refreshing cocktail by the poolside lounge, followed by a fine dining meal at the onsite restaurant.

Rooms are spacious and brightly lit by natural light, hardwood floors and elegant wood furnishings adorn the rooms.

Hotel Valley Ho

The luxu ry Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale’s Main Street is perfect for a summer romantic getaway in Arizona, with its swimming pool surrounded by lush palm trees, your weekend retreat will be one you won’t be able to forget.

Aside from a phenomenal swimming pool, the Valley Ho boasts a full spa, serving a variety of services and treatments. Guests can enjoy a fine dining meal at the onsite restaurant, ZuZu, serving American cuisine.

Rooms are open and spacious, with the bathrooms featuring both soaking tubs as well as walk in showers.

 

Sky Ranch Lodge

The Sky Ranch Lodge in Sedona is an incredible luxury hotel, perfect to serve as a home base for a Grand Canyon tour visit during your romantic getaway in Arizona. 

The Sky Ranch Lodge features a stunning swimming pool with a waterfall, a garden with stunning views of the surrounding scenery. Guests can enjoy refreshments at the onsite bar.

Rooms at the Sky Ranch Lodge boast splendid rustic decór, exposed beams and hardwood floors. Suites boast fireplaces as well as terraces with a seating area.

Arizona Inn

The wonderfully laid back Arizona Inn, surrounded by greenery and with a wealth of amenities, the Inn makes for a perfect inexpensive option for your romantic getaway in Arizona.

The Arizona Inn boasts a stunning outdoor pool, surrounded by a lounge and green grass, where guests can enjoy a cocktail from the onsite bar. The onsite restaurant, Audubon Bar & Patio, serves American cuisine.

The rooms are cozy, boasting fireplaces and elegant decór.

El Amador Downtown

El Amador Downtown in Tucson’s downtown district is an ideal choice of hotel if you’re looking for a comfy, intimate experience in the heart of Tucson.

El Amador boasts a stunning outside lounge area, with a firepit as well as a lit fountain,  making the outside area perfect for a romantic night.

Rooms are simply yet elegantly decorated, with a rustic charm to them, featuring hardwood furniture and upholstered beds.

El Portal Sedona Hotel

El Portal Sedona offers guests an intimate hotel experience, with its cozy outdoor lounge area is surrounded by vines and a firepit can be found as a centerpice. 

El Portal boasts an outdoor swimming pool as well as a full spa, offering guests a variety of treatments and services.

Rooms are cozy and rustically decorated, with exposed beams and hearty fireplaces tucked into the corners.

 

The Westin Kierland Villages

The lavish Westin Kierland Villages is a stunning luxury hotel located away from the hustle and bustle of city centers, so that you can focus on relaxing with your partner.

The Westin Kierland boasts a fantastic outdoor lounge with an outside fireplace, as well as a swimming pool and a full service spa.

Rooms at the Westin are fully furnished with a kitchen, seating area as well as stunning stone finished bathrooms.

 

Homewood Suites by Hilton

The Homewood Suites in South Mountain is an all suite, inexpensive hotel, offering every amenity you’d ever need for an unforgettable romantic getaway in Arizona.

It boasts an outdoor swimming pool with an accompanying poolside lounge. Guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail from the onsite bar.

Every room at the Homewood boasts seating area, kitchen as well as a work desk.

The Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

This luxury hotel in Marana is located in the scenic Dove Mountains, famous for their scenic views of the deep canyons and rolling hills, making a stunning destination for a romantic getaway in Arizona.

The Ritz-Carlton features 3 separate swimming pools, as well as a full service spa for guests to enjoy. Guests can play a round of Golf at the hotel’s impressive 27 hole championship golf course.

Every unit at the Ritz-Carlton features a balcony with either mountain or canyon views, the floor to ceilling fans provide rooms with plenty of natural light.

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

The incredibly luxurious Farmont Scottsdale Princess features a wide selection of restaurants and a wealth of inroom amenities, making it a defacto destination for a couples getaway.

The Fairmont boasts 4 outdoor swimming pool, all of them equipped with stunning poolside lounge areas, where guests can relax and sip on a cocktail prepared at the bar.Guests can choose from 4 different onsite restaurants, each of them serving different cuisines, from a typical American Steakhouse to a Mexican inspired cuisine.

This luxurious hotel boasts extremely elegant rooms equipped with amply furnished seating areas, and lavish bathrooms.

Renaissance Phoenix Downtown

Located in the heart of downtown Phoenix, the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown is right where you want to be, close to the best food and entertainment the city has to offer, thus combining an exceptional location with exquisite amenities for a perfect romantic getaway in Arizona.

The Renaissance boasts an indoor pool, as well as a bar. Guests can enjoy a fine dining meal from any of the 2 onsite restaurants.

Rooms boast bright elegant decór and pristine furnishings. Suites boast seating areas

More romantic getaways close to Arizona

If you want to find more romantic hotels, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.

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Romantic things to do in Arizona

Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in Arizona so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.

Walnut Canyon National Monument

Become one with nature among the remarkable rock formations of the Walnut Canyon.

Walk the Island Trail and discover 25 cliff dwellings along the trail, once populated by the Sinagua Indians, or take the Rim Trail featuring two canyon overlooks with scenic views of the area.

Besides hiking, visitors can enjoy activities like wildlife watching and picnicking.

Sabino Canyon

Sabino Canyon is located at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains and part of the Coronado National Forest north of Tucson.

Come to Sabino to admire stunning scenery and to see water in the desert.

Swim at Sabino Creek’s many pools and cascades, hike near the steep rock cliffs, relax and enjoy bird watching, or have a picnic.

Grand Canyon Railway

More than just a way of transportation, this historic train leading to the Grand Canyon’s South Rim blends nature, history and thrill.

The train departs daily from the city of Williams featuring western musicians and cowboy characters on vintage rail cars.

Extend your romantic weekend getaway by choosing the railway’s vacation package that includes staying at the romantic Grand Canyon Railway Hotel or lodging inside Grand Canyon National Park.

Grand Canyon South Rim

Leave your romantic hotel room during your Arizona couple’s getaway and explore one of the most jaw-dropping landscapes on Earth.

Admire the certainly grand canyon formed by the Colorado River.

Explore the South Rim’s unique rock formations and ravines, enjoy spectacular views, watch a stunning sunrise, or hike below the rim.

Chapel of the Holy Cross

Admire the gorgeous red rocks surrounding Chapel of the Holy Cross near the city of Sedona.

Sitting high atop the rocks, the chapel designed by Marguerite Brunswig Staude, a student of the renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, offers stunning views, especially during sunrise and sunset, and a peaceful atmosphere.

Religious or not, this beautiful church is definitely worth the visit.

Musical Instrument Museum

Explore the world’s music at the world’s only global Musical Instrument Museum.

MIM showcases more than 6800 musical instruments and objects from every corner of the globe, including memorabilia from most influential and famous artists, such as Elvis Presley, Carlos Santana, Johnny Cash, and Maroon 5.

Enjoy making diverse music sounds on global instruments in the Experience Gallery where you can try hitting a gong or playing the harp.