No matter the month or the season, going on a vacation is always a great idea. But if you are a true-blue Phoenician, a staycation is an even better idea.
This is because the weather in Phoenix is almost always perpetually sunny and if you want to experience other types of weather, you can always head off to other parts of Arizona. So you don’t really need to go far away from your wonderful home, with a very secure garage door in Phoenix just to experience a bit of an adventure with your family. The important thing is to know where and how to spend your staycation.
Read on below for some tips:
Visit Phoenix’s wonderful pools.
Yep, Phoenix has the best hotels and resorts with the most wonderful pools. For parents with kids, it’s a great way to relax while having the kids occupied with going around and exploring every inch of the pool or numerous pools as most hotels have them. The good thing about most of the pools in Phoenix resorts is the fact that they are usually big, beautiful and surrounded by a fence, making it really safe for children. Check out the JW Marriot Desert Ridge pool if you want a bit of a shoreline, ample shade and water feature, plus poolside tacos. Who can ask for more, right?
Book a stay in a hotel room.
Since you want to enjoy a hotel or resort’s pool amenities, why not book yourself a room? It’s a great break from days at home which the kids will surely enjoy. Most of the local Phoenix resorts offer fancy, opulent, clean and great looking rooms and views.
Look for a hotel or resort that offer special features.
The great thing about Phoenix resorts nowadays are their great resort features. Yep, they are indeed pulling out all the stops for you and your family to get the best staycation experience. Check out the sandy beach at the Princess, the wave pool at Arizona Grand, the gondola rides at the Hyatt Regency, to name just a few. Currently, the coolest attraction is the Flowrider surf simulator at the Westin Kierland that replicated the experience of surfing or boogey boarding.
Enjoy the waterslides.
Most hotels and resorts in Phoenix offer waterslides that will definitely keep your kids happy. If you want to go to what is probably the best waterslide resort, check out the Arizona Grand. It has a waterslide that is quite tall and massive and will surely keep the kids entertained for hours while you enjoy a bit of calm, a glass of wine or some cocktails.
Nothing beats the restaurant scene in Phoenix.
If you are up for some great food, check out the selections at Phoenix resorts. The menu is definitely unparalleled. You can choose from A Different Point of View at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs, J&G Steakhouse at the Phoenician, Kai at the Wild Horse Pass Resort or Elements at the Sanctuary which has amazing food and views of the Camelback Mountain.
So what are you waiting for? Plan a great staycation in Phoenix now.