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Royal Palms Resort and Spa

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Olathe, KS
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Gorgeous grounds and buildings with Camelback as a backdrop. So many cute and cozy sitting nooks to enjoy! Food...I am a picky eater, but I was full after every meal!! Staff was too notch! Just the perfect place to enjoy AZ!!

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Bloomfield, MI
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After waiting about 45 minutes for a room to be readied (after check-in time), I inquired and said I had been waiting and was given a free upgrade to a suite. Plenty of room and not noisy even though traffic on Camelback Rd was visible from our window. Grounds are beautiful. Housekeeping service was good. Had breakfast one morning and...

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Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very Nice property. Low key and quiet. Our suite was fantastic. A bit of a romantic place. It's a converted 1920's mansion so some of the older feel cannot be replaced but it did not detract. Staff and service was top notch. Easy to get around as the property is not that large. Fireplaces outside at night are a nice...

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Hornnes, Norway
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I have never stayed here, but I always make it a point to have cocktails here whenever I visit Phoenix. The entire setting is an old hacienda from the good ol' wild west days, and, although this is a hotel, it has a very private home like atmosphere. You can enjoy cocktail either out in the open garden courtyards or...

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Edina, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

An ultra high end resort perfect for a weekend escape. The more we travel, especially for leisure, the more my wife and I gravitate toward smaller, more intimate and unique properties and the Royal Palms was exactly what we were hoping for. We booked a "designer casita" which featured a comfy 4-poster bed, beautiful gas fireplace (turns on with a...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely and unique hotel with excellent staff, service and facilities. Marvelous location. To stay in one of the casitas is wonderful experience. You very much feel like an invited and familiar guest to be catered to and relaxed.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a hard hotel to rate. On the upside the grounds are absolutely beautiful and perfectly kept. The staff were friendly and the overall uniqueness of the property makes for a nice atmosphere. On the downside was the room. Maybe our experience was unique but the hallway leading to the room smelt musty and we noticed in the two...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Rooms were nice and large and clean. Check in was a little slow and unorganised. Stayed there for NY and the resort was dead. They attempted a NYE pool party with a DJ and there was one guy sitting at the bar. Had a bit of a dead vibe.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Absolutely lovely boutique resort. The service is incredible, from front desk to valet. They do a fantastic job of making you feel special. Loved our casita with a private patio. Rooms are spacious and very well-appointed. Bathrooms are gorgeous. Pool area and spa are nice as well. No sidewalks surround the resort, so although you can walk around the small...

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Rancho Santa Fe, California, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Manor of Taste, Royal Palms provides an engaging and unforgettable journey for all senses. Built in 1929, this enchanting Spanish Mediterranean mansion offers 119 artfully appointed casitas, estate rooms and villas. On every stroll through winding cobblestone pathways guests will discover romantic nooks, crackling fireplaces and splashing courtyard fountains. Intimate and tranquil, Alvadora Spa indulges the senses with natural beauty and the finest spa amenities. T. Cook's crafted, thoughtful and bold approach to food, complemented with The Mix Up bar's inventive mixology, is yet another reason to make Royal Palms a must-see destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Palms Resort and Spa

Address: 5200 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018-3020
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix > Camelback East
Price Range: RM971 - RM3,783 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Royal Palms Resort and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 119
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Also Known As:
Royal Palms Hotel Phoenix
Royal Palms Resort
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Phoenix
#3 Romantic Hotel in Phoenix
#3 Business Hotel in Phoenix
#3 Spa Hotel in Phoenix
#4 Luxury Hotel in Phoenix
#8 Green Hotel in Phoenix
#12 Family Hotel in Phoenix
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“Ask for casita with private patio (some don't have a private one)”
 of 5 bubbles shels950, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to Casita if offered opportunity (during summer especially!)”
 of 5 bubbles 673martynat, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask if any rooms are renovated. Avoid rooms along E. Camelback.”
 of 5 bubbles SFTravelerYZ, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I always ask for a room that faces Camelback Mountain.”
 of 5 bubbles jayh355, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“See comments above. If traveling for Holiday ask about dinner reservations needed at restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles WestwardHappy, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
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