Nestled in the scenic foothills surrounding Scottsdale, Carefree Resort & Villas offers luxury guestroom accommodations, suites, villas and vacation rentals in a premier Arizona golf resort destination. Experience the splendor of a desert spa resort surrounded by sixteen of Arizona's finest golf courses just minutes from Scottsdale and Phoenix. Whether you're planning a holiday retreat, an Arizona golf vacation, spa weekend, desert wedding celebration or a meeting in Arizona then consider a destination resort which is truly, Carefree!
405 Rooms, Car Rental*, Full-Service Spa*, Fitness Center, 5 Lighted Tennis Courts, Botanical Gardens, On-Site Shopping, Business Services*, Meeting and Event Facilities, Restaurant, 2 Bars/Lounges.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Room Categories and Descriptions
Room amenities include air conditioning, cable TV with pay-per-view, iron/ironing board, hairdryer, coffee maker, housekeeping service, telephones with voicemail and data port, high-speed Internet access.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability.
Resort Room - Two queen beds. A south facing room with partial views of Black Mountain and garden area. 375 sq ft.
Signature Room - Two queen beds.
Premier Room - One king bed. A premiere room with elegant bathrooms overlooking the Resort Pool and partial views of Black Mountain or Continental Mountains. 500 sq ft.
Sonoran Suite - One king bed or two double beds.
One Bedroom Carefree Suite - This suite features a private balcony with amazing views of the mountains or neighboring golf course. 2 Double beds or 1 King bed, plus a pull-out sofa.
Two Bedroom Carefree Suite - Spread out across two rooms and enjoy two separate and luxurious bathrooms, a large bedroom and parlor area, elegant and comfortable décor, a wet bar, and amazing views of the mountains or neighboring golf course. 2 Double beds or 1 King bed, plus a pull-out sofa.
Carefree Resort & Villas offers the following restaurants:
The Lariat Grill - A long-time favorite of guests and local residents, the Lariat offers a warm, comfortable ambiance with dramatic views of the majestic surrounding mountains. Reflecting the beauty of its desert surroundings, The Lariat's interior is highlighted with indigenous Arizona accents, including genuine lodge pole pines, floor-to-ceiling paned windows, hand-sculpted bronze light fixtures, and flagstone walls.
Red Horse Saloon - Round up your family, friends, and associates and swing by the Red Horse Saloon for your favorite burger, sandwich, or hearty meal! This replica of a turn-of-the-century saloon serves up great fixings, billiards, darts, and even features an oversized trough of old fashioned peanuts, compliments of the house! Enjoy an ice-cold longneck or the beverage of your choice while you catch a game on the bar's big screen TV.
Room service available from 7am-10pm
Carefree Resort & Villas offers the following bar:
Roadrunner Internet Café & Wine Bar - Just off of the main lobby, guests can grab a quick cup of coffee and a muffin-to-go on the way to their meetings, or enjoy a morning paper or informal lunch with a great glass of wine at the Roadrunner Internet Café & Wine Bar. The Roadrunner Café serves lunch, appetizers, and beverages, and features an extensive selection of specialty coffee drinks, juices, and elixir tonics. A delectable assortment of freshly-baked pastries and muffins is also served.
|Resort Rating Key|
|Exceptional (Premier property with finest services,
amenities and exquisite surroundings)
|Deluxe (Prime location with outstanding service, elegant accommodations and a wide array of amenities)|
|Good (Tastefully furnished accommodations with
assortment of amenities and services)
|Moderate (Comfortable accommodations with limited
amenities and services)
|Fair (Clean, basic, budget property)|
|Very limited appeal|