From tranquil resorts backed by undulating mountains to historic boutique properties with endless charm, the state of Arizona features an impressive roster of top-notch hotels and unique accommodation options.
Read on to discover 9 of our favorite properties that are truly a perfect fit for a romantic honeymoon getaway in sunny Arizona.
Situated among the impressive red rocks of Sedona's Boynton Canyon, this 70-acre resort boasts 218 spacious casita-style guestrooms, an 18-hole championship golf course, a top-notch spa offering a full range of treatments, massive outdoor pool, four restaurants, tennis courts, and great hiking and biking opportunities.
Looking to splurge for your honeymoon? Book one of Enchantment's Pool Suites, which features a kind bed, kitchenette, your own private plunge pool, an outside patio, fireplace, and spectacular views of the towering red rocks nearby.
This stunning resort is home to 109 casitas and suites featuring incredible views of the picturesque landscapes of Camelback Mountain, just outside of Scottsdale. Couples will especially love the resort's Infinity Edge Pool, perfect for swimming, relaxing, or enjoying cocktails amidst the enchanting atmosphere.
Newlyweds will also want to take advantage of the resort's amazing activities list, which includes everything from private mixology classes to sunrise yoga sessions.
Boulders is a terrific option for couples looking to stay in the Scottsdale area. The resort features impressive Sonoran Desert-inspired accommodations (think southwestern decor, wood-burning fireplaces, and natural stone showers).
When it comes to keeping busy in between days at the pool or wellness experiences at the hotel's 33,000 square-foot spa, couples will find two award-winning golf courses, tennis courts, five restaurants and lounges, a fitness center, and on-property hiking, rock climbing, and biking.
Couples will find a luxurious and relaxing desert escape at this five-star property situated near Scottsdale's iconic Pinnacle Peak. The property - which is surrounded by cacti, desert flora, and lots of mountains - offers 210 casitas and suites across 40 well-manicured acres.
The Kiva one-bedroom suite should be the perfect choice for honeymooners. On top of your very own plunge pool, the room features indoor and outdoor fireplaces, an al fresco garden shower, king bed, and 1,000-square-feet of space.
Honeymooners can also take advantage of two world-class golf courses, amazing hiking opportunities, and top-notch dining spots highlighted by the contemporary steakhouse Talavera.
Tucked away amid the Tortolita Mountains near Tucson, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is an appealing option for newlyweds looking for both relaxation and adventure. For starters, the five-star property has three swimming pools, an excellent spa, and cozy accommodations with southwestern decor and accents.
Couples should consider booking a Fireside Mountain View room, complete with king bed, rainforest shower, oversized soaking tub, and private ground-floor patio with an outdoor fireplace and extraordinary mountain and desert views.
Meanwhile, the area is ripe with one-of-a-kind activities, from guided hikes to stargazing under the desert sky.
Situated along the banks of Oak Creek in Sedona's mesmerizing red rock region, this upscale creekside resort is a fabulous choice for a honeymoon getaway.
Top highlights include the fabulous L'Apothecary Spa, the award-winning restaurant Cress on Oak Creek, a salt and mineral-based outdoor pool, plus gorgeous grounds only minutes from Sedona's downtown.
The resort also boasts luxury cottages with elegant accommodations - even open-air outdoor cedar showers and private balconies (which are perfect for soaking in those famous Sedona sunsets).
Set amidst the shadow of Camelback Mountain, this chic resort near Scottsdale stands out with its modern decor and stylish design. The property was completely rebuilt in 2017 as the original resort opened up back in 1959 (and was an iconic luxury hotel for decades).
Honeymooners will enjoy contemporary accommodations (many with tremendous views of Camelback Mountain), twin 75-foot swimming pools with private cabanas and poolside food and drinks, multiple dining options (including excellent fine dining at Hearth '61), a state-of-the-art fitness center, a wide range of massage services, and one of America's top par-3 golf courses.
Couples seeking a more historic ambiance will find the complete package at Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch. This four-star resort, which is included in the National Registry of Historic Places for Arizona, has been a mainstay of top luxury offerings thanks to its cozy accommodations, impressive spa, pools, and hot tubs, top-notch dining options, and inspiring views of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
The casita option is a perfect choice for honeymooners. On top of classic southwestern style, the room features a king bed, mini-kitchen, fireplace, and private patio with awe-inspiring views of the surrounding Sonoran Desert.
We can't get enough of this historic boutique property set in Arizona's Paradise Valley. Tucked within the foothills of Camelback Mountain, this ultra-romantic inn stands out with its intimate feel, immaculate grounds, highly-acclaimed restaurant, and a beautiful outdoor bar patio with five outdoor fireplaces.
Don't miss booking a Garden Casita with its king bed, vaulted ceilings, in-room fireplace, and lovely private patio with garden views.
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