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Hotels and Resorts with Lazy River in Phoenix

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With all-season weather, plenty of activities and attractions, and vibrant downtown, Phoenix is an ideal destination for a vacation. Hotels and resorts with lazy rivers in Phoenix are great for families who enjoy water-based adventures. There is ample shopping to do in the city and destinations that include a zoo, botanical gardens, and mini-golf. If you wish to get out of town, there are five-hour drives to Grand Canyon National Park, where visitors can experience the stunning views of the red rock formations.

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Best Resorts with Lazy Rivers in Phoenix

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa lets you experience the area’s natural beauty while enjoying biking, hiking trails, and rock climbing activities. It offers water facilities for a fun-filled romantic and family holiday.

Guests can enjoy swimming pools, waterslides, a spa with a lap pool, an outdoor fireplace, restaurants, a spa and wellness center, a bar, and a kids’ play area.

Rooms have stunning views, a fireplace, a TV, and a sofa bed.

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Arizona Grand Resort

If you are looking for a hotel with a lazy river in Phoenix, save this hotel on your list! Arizona Grand Resort is a short drive from Heard Museum and offers accessible water facilities, a health club, and a golf course.

This unique hotel features hiking, cycling, horse riding, restaurants, a bar, an outdoor pool, a spa and wellness center, and an outdoor terrace.

Accommodations have views, a sofa bed, a TV, and a coffee maker.

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Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak

Giving off a cozy and inviting ambiance, Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak offers a fun-filled adventure for travelers of all kinds. It boasts a vast water facility, lush outdoor courtyards, and flexible indoor/outdoor spaces.

This fun hotel offers on-site restaurants, hiking, live music/performance, an outdoor pool, a waterslide, a fitness center, spa facilities, a business center, mini golf, and a sauna.

Each room has a private balcony, a sofa bed, a flat-screen TV, and a desk.

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The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

Located a short drive from Phoenix, The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa offers a refreshing and contemporary vibe. Ideal for business meetings, family holidays, and romantic getaways with its modern amenities and facilities.

This quirky hotel offers BBQ facilities, on-site restaurants, an outdoor pool, water sports facilities, meeting/banquet facilities, a spa and wellness center, cycling, hiking, a fitness center, and a children’s playground.

Guest rooms have stunning views, a flat-screen TV, a fireplace, and a desk.

JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort

For all those looking for a hotel with a lazy river near Phoenix, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort is the perfect place. It features a multi-level pool, a waterslide, hiking and biking trails, and desert golf courses.

Guests can enjoy an extensive spa, on-site restaurants, multiple hot tubs, an outdoor fireplace, meeting/banquet facilities, a bar, a business center, and water facilities.

Spacious accommodations have stunning views, a flat-screen TV, a minibar, and a safe.

Phoenix Marriott Resort Tempe at The Buttes

Next on the list of hotels with a lazy river is a short distance from Phoenix and offers relaxing water facilities and stunning panoramic views of the desert sunsets and the hillside butte.

This unique hotel has walking tours, hiking, a tennis court, restaurants, a pool bar, a fitness center, a hot tub, meeting/banquet facilities, a business center, and a coffee house.

Each room has a private balcony, a desk, a TV, and a coffee maker.

JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa

This award-winning resort is a short drive from Phoenix and is the ideal place for spa and golf lovers. It boasts a massive spa with a lap pool, spacious casitas and suites with private pools. It has a relaxing ambiance with breathtaking desert scenery.

This trendy hotel offers an outdoor fireplace, restaurants, meeting/banquet facilities, hiking, outdoor pools, and happy hour.

Accommodations have a TV, a mountain view, a sofa bed, and a desk.

Hilton Garden Inn Tucson Airport

Hilton Garden Inn Tucson Airport is located a short drive from Phoenix and offers its guests a combination of modern conveniences and comfort. Travelers can enjoy an outdoor swimming pool with sun umbrellas and relax in the whirlpool spa.

This fun hotel has on-site restaurants, a bar, a fitness center, meeting/banquet facilities, a business center, and outdoor furniture.

Guest rooms have flat-screen TVs, a spacious work area, a refrigerator, and a coffee maker.

More Hotels with Lazy Rivers in and near Phoenix

If you’ve already been to Phoenix and now you want to check out more places or these resorts simply don’t match your taste, check out our recommendations for family vacation in other nearby destinations!

FAQ

  • How deep is a lazy river?

    The depth of a lazy river is shallow, which makes this type of water-based attraction a popular choice for anyone who loves to relax or play in the water. There are several reasons why these rides are so popular; the first is that you can ride the lazy river without ever needing to make any physical effort whatsoever. Some will even have comfy lounge chairs and misting fans which help offer additional relaxation to guests on vacation. Some rivers run just a few hundred feet long and anywhere from 2.5 to 3.5 feet (0.76 to 1.07 m) deep.

  • Does the Arizona Grand Resort offer a lazy river?

    The Arizona Grand Resort & Spa offers a lazy river for guests who want to have some pool time with towering waterslides perfect for those hot summer days. You’ll also find many other activities for kids and adults alike, including a massive wave pool, a sandy beach area with playground fun, and lots more! It is a tropical oasis surrounded by lush gardens and water play fun for the whole family.

  • Are hotels with lazy rivers open in Phoenix in December?

    Yes, the pools and lazy rivers are all open all year round. They are a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get fresh air! With a mild climate, guests can enjoy swimming in the pool any time of the year. It's usually hot in January and February but can vary yearly. Enjoying the pool anytime is highly recommended, and it's an excellent way for kids or adults to relax or play.

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