The Saguaro


Joie de Vivre Hotels, the West Coast-based company known for its fun, whimsical boutique hotels, recently introduced its first property outside of California in Scottsdale, Arizona, The Saguaro. Located in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, this hotel is within a thriving cultural hub that includes the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and numerous art galleries

The Saguaro’s 194 guest rooms channel the palette of the indigenous wildflowers of Arizona. The hotel features an onsite signature restaurant by Jose Garces, Food Network’s 2010 The Next Iron Chef winner. Distrito, a modern Mexican restaurant and bar features the wonderfully diverse street food of Mexico City, and Mexican barbacoa, or barbecue. Distrito will also offer guests over 100 varieties of tequila and an exciting array of drinks.

A stay here is about relaxation, nature and two famous pools. Both are easy walks from every room, heated and ringed by cabanas. For the ultimate pampering experience, the intimate Saguaro Spa provides guests an intimate yet casual experience focusing on unique treatments including massages, facials, body scrubs, manicures and pedicures. When it’s time to recharge, the comprehensive fitness center will get you looking your best for around the poolside bar.

Whether venturing out the nearby world-class golf courses, exploring the hiking trails of Camelback Mountain, or experiencing the exciting nightlife and culture of Old Town Scottsdale, The Saguaro is the perfect retreat; a thoughtful desert oasis where guests can relax with all of the comforts and sophistication of a boutique hotel making this a perfect ESCAPADITA.