Radisson Fort McDowell Resort - Scottsdale, AZ

One-Night Stay with Optional Golf at Radisson Fort McDowell Resort in Scottsdale, AZ

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AAA Four Diamond Resort near Downtown Scottsdale

About a dozen miles northeast of downtown Scottsdale, private homes gradually give way to thousands of saguaro cacti. It’s in this secluded area that you’ll find the Radisson Fort McDowell Resort—a sprawling, modern-day oasis set against the backdrop of one of North America's largest deserts.

Depending on which side of the building they’re on, the hotel’s standard rooms look out on the McDowell Mountains, the resort's two outdoor pools, or a championship golf course. One of this deal’s options includes a round at the visually stunning We-Ko-Pa Golf Club. Stop by one of the pools for a dip or to kick back in a lounge chair, or head to the Amethyst Spa & Health Club for a stone massage or hydrating facial.

Next door to the hotel is the 24-hour Fort McDowell Casino, where hundreds of slot machines mix with poker tables, keno, and bingo. Five onsite eateries serve everything from burgers and shakes to traditional sushi. For a more upscale dining experience, there’s the Ahnala Mesquite Room, which has a fireplace and views of the mountains.

For guests bringing children, there are a number of options for the younger ones to take advantage of as well. The kids can enjoy movies by the pool on Friday and Saturday nights, a poolside DJ on Saturdays, and a jumbo inflatable slide and free hot dogs for children under 12 on Saturday and Sunday.

Scottsdale, Arizona: Stucco Mansions amid Rocky Desert Landscape

Located just northeast of Phoenix in the Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale once served as ranch land where farmers grew oranges and lemons and cowboys kicked up dust in the fierce, dry heat. That era earned Scottsdale the official nickname of “The West's Most Western Town.” Today, it’s an affluent city filled with lush green spaces and stucco mansions. For a glimpse of the city's roots, head to Old Town Scottsdale, where wooden boardwalks and hitching posts sit in front of rustic specialty shops and a retro ice-cream parlor.

Further out, cacti and tumbleweeds dot the landscape, and dry shrubs cover the McDowell Mountains. To get a closer look at southwestern flora, head to the Desert Botanical Garden. Themed trails wind past huge cacti and other moisture-hoarding succulents, best seen in the cool early morning or twilight hours.

About 12 miles from the hotel is Taliesin West, the winter home and architecture campus of renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Take a guided tour of the grounds to see how Wright's design echoes the landscape, with gently sloped roofs that recall the mountains and a southwestern color palette of oranges, reds, and browns.

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.

What You Get

Stay for two adults and two kids 17 or younger in a standard room

  • Option 1: $69 for one night (up to a $123 value)
  • Option 2: $104 for one night with a round of golf at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club (up to a $201 value)

Included in all options:

  • One $10 slot play credit
  • Resort fee

Policies and Fees

Book by: 8/23/13
Travel by: 8/31/13

  • Blackout dates: Not valid 7/3-7/4.
  • Cancellation policy & fees: 72-hour cancellation notice or fee of applicable one-night's stay up to Groupon price applies
  • Taxes: 12.75% tax not included. 9% golf tax not included
  • Additional fees: $15 daily resort fee included in Groupon

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.


  • Two outdoor pools and a hot tub
  • 24-hour casino
  • Full-service spa
  • Simmons luxury beds in guest rooms
  • $0.99 breakfast for kids with the purchase of an adult breakfast

The Fine Print

  • Must book by 8/23/13 or promotional value expires
  • Must complete travel by 8/31/13
  • Limit 3 per person
  • Limit 3 per visit
  • Not valid 7/3-7/4
  • Valid only for option purchased
  • Reservation required; subject to availability
  • 72hr cancellation notice or fee of applicable one-night's stay up to Groupon price applies
  • Must be 21 or older to check in
  • Credit card required at booking and check-in
  • Not valid with reward points
  • Must use promotional value in 1 visit
  • 12.75% tax not included
  • 9% golf tax not included
  • Reservation required at least 72 hours in advance for tee times.

Other Details

Room Details

Standard Room

  • One king bed or two queen beds
  • Standard occupancy: 2
  • Maximum occupancy: 4
  • Adding occupants above standard: $10 per night for each additional adult 18 or older; kids 17 or younger stay free
  • Oversize bathrooms
  • 37-inch flat-screen LCD high-def TV

Hotel Policies

  • Check in: 4 p.m.
  • Check out: noon
  • Resort fee includes: daily newspaper, valet parking, WiFi, one shoe shine, business-center and fitness-center access, and bottled water
  • Parking: included in resort fee
  • Rollaways: not available
  • Smoking policy: no smoking inside the property
  • Pet policy: pets may be added for an additional $150 deposit, $100 of which is refundable.
  • Accessibility: please contact property for handicap-accessibility requests or options.
  • Room upgrades: not available

Getting There

  • By plane: 27 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
  • By cab: about $60 from PHX
  • By car: about 32 miles northeast of Phoenix
  • By shuttle: $31+ per person for a SuperShuttle ride from PHX

Traveler's Tips

  • Golf is valid for one round of golf for one person, additional golfers may be added by paying the rate available on the date of play.

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April Z. ·
Reviewed September 24, 2013
The pool was great, the DJ was even more fun!


Chris L. · 5 reviews TOP REVIEWER
Reviewed September 8, 2013
Customer service and amenities were above andbeyond


Brenda M. ·
Reviewed September 8, 2013
We had a great time on our short trip!
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