Elite Traveler, the Private Jet Lifestyle Magazine, has just added a new Elite Recommends guide, the Top Suites of Arizona, to its popular series of comprehensive, free-download guides on its website (www.elitetraveler.com).
Arizona’s dazzling vistas cast by towering saguaros, fiery cliff faces and dizzying azure horizons are long the stuff of fantasy for freedom-seeking sojourners. Arizona’s finest hotel properties and their most elegant suite accommodations deliver the stars, the sage, the sun and the wild wonderful west, according to guide author Lark Ellen Gould.
Top Suites covered in the guide include:
The Villa Retreat at the Boulders Resort & Golden Door Spa, essentially a luxury private home at one of the country’s top destination spas
The Hacienda Studio at Enchantment Resort in Sedona, a new age haven for high-end travelers
Also in Sedona, the Hillside Cottage at L’Auberge de Sedona has hosted Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell
The Casa Grande at Canyon Ranch Tucson, the signature accommodation at a top destination spa
The Sonoran Suite at Tanque Verde Ranch Resort, appealing especially to luxury-minded cowpokes
The Catalina Suite at Miraval, where both Martha Stewart and Oprah have rested their heads
The historic Spencer Tracey Casita at the Hacienda del Sol in Tucson
The luxuriant Spa Casita Suite at the Sanctuary on Camelback, where Britney Spears likes to relax
The palatial Ritz-Carlton Suite at the Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix
Other Phoenix highlights include the Presidential Villa at the Royal Palms Resort and the Frank Lloyd Wright Presidential Suite at the Arizona Biltmore
Scottsdale’s elegant hotels include the Casa Dorada at the Fairmont Scottsdale, the Pinnacle Suite at the Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North, the stylish Gainey House at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale, the Extreme Wow Suite at the new W Scottsdale, the Camelback Wedding Villa at the Intercontinental Montelucia Resort and the Presidential Suite at the legendary Phoenician