Escape to the natural splendor of The Boulders, a beautiful secluded destination with unsurpassed amenities and understated elegance. A luxurious spa, championship golf, and pampering service await you in a breathtaking setting tucked into 1,300 acres of the Sonoran Desert foothills of Scottsdale, Arizona, where the awe-inspiring views and 12-million-year-old boulder formations create the perfect backdrop for vacations, meetings, weddings and other special events.
Ranked as one of the “Top 50 Tennis Resorts in America” by TENNIS Magazine, The Boulders features exceptional service and first-class facilities including the newly-renovated terraced Tennis Garden.
Consult with Dale Light, the Director of Tennis, on wellness and aerobics training programs to keep you in top form on and off the court.
Enjoy lounging by The Boulders´ four crystal-blue pools:
• The Main Lodge Pool has a lovely waterfall and is the social hub of the resort.
• The Villa Pool is secluded and conveniently located near the private hotel villas.
• The Waldorf Astoria Spa Pool, just for adults 18 years and up, is ideal for relaxing after a soothing treatment.
• The Club Pool at the clubhouse is perfect for a calming swim after a day of tennis or golf.
Desert Photo Tours
Learn proper camera angles, photo composition and lighting from accomplished nature photographer Linda Covey in a 2-hour Desert Photo Tour (held at sunrise and sunset).
Desert Jeep Adventure
The Sonoran Desert offers some of the most scenic and rugged terrain in the western United States - enjoy an informative, exhilarating guided tour in an open-air, four-wheel-drive vehicle.
Grand Canyon Air Tour
Witness the terrain from an awe-inspiring perspective with an incredible journey over the fabulous Arizona landscapes and majestic expanses of the world-famous national park.
Hot Air Balloon Flight
Take a Boulders Hot Air Balloon Flight, an exclusive excursion with breathtaking views of the Sonoran Desert from 1,000 feet in the air.
Soaring Among the Clouds lets you experience weightlessness as you tour the desert skies from a glider plane.
You’ll marvel at the magnificent Arizona skies from The Boulders fairway when you go Stargazing with a professional astronomer.
Our Trails on Horseback explore the beautiful desert terrain of the Tonto National Forest and some of the most vibrant scenery in the United States.
The Lodge Shop
In the Lodge visit the Gift Shop for local gifts, logo wear, Native American made jewelry, snacks and more.
The Spa Boutique
You will find our well stocked Spa Boutique offering the latest in skin and body care products as well as workout, lounge and swim wear.
The Golf Shop
At the Boulders Club visit The Golf Shop for the finest in golf attire as well the most current equipment which can be fitted by our expert staff.
The Tennis Shop
Don’t forget while at the Club to stop in the Tennis Shop for not only tennis attire but equipment for tennis and pickle ball.
Just a short stroll from the resort – you can browse upscale boutiques and unique specialty stores featuring clothing, accessories, art, souvenirs, etc.