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Options for Every Season at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Plan an incredible stay at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess - no matter what time of year it is. Join us this season for your holiday travel, and enjoy seasonal events and holidays in the Arizona sunshine, with something exciting for everyone in the family.

  • Fall at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    The summer may be over, but the fun never ends at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. Enjoy a full range of exciting fall activities with us in sunny Arizona.

    Nightmare on Princess Drive
    Enjoy our annual Halloween bash at The Bar. Specialty cocktails, live music and the ever popular costume contest set the stage for a spooktacular night. For more information please click here.

    Thanksgiving Celebrations
    Gather family and friends to give thanks and celebrate this joyous holiday at the Princess. From brunch to dinner we offer a variety of specialty dining experiences for all ages and tastes to enjoy. For more information please click here.

    Annual Tree-Lighting at the Princess
    Join us for our annual Christmas at the Princess Tree-Lighting ceremony on Thursday, November 19 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Festivities include entertainment, a visit from Santa Claus, strolling carolers, spiced cider and cookies, the opening of our 6,000 square foot Desert Ice Skating Rink and the lighting of our four-story, musically animated Christmas tree with 67,000 LED lights that twinkle and dance to your favorite holiday songs.

  • Winter at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    Why not spend your winter vacation with us this year? Escape the winter blues and soak up the sunshine in Scottsdale, offering more than 330 days of this incredible natural phenomenon each year. Immerse yourself in an outstanding array of outdoor adventures, as well as world-class sporting and cultural events.

    Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction
    January 24 - 31, 2016
    The official resort of the Scottsdale Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is located just 2.5 miles from WestWorld.

    Waste Management Phoenix Open
    February 1 - 7, 2016
    Stay just steps from the famed TPC Scottsdale Stadium Course at the official resort of the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

    Arabian Horse Show
    February 11-21, 2016
    Discover the 61st Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show, the largest of its kind in the world with over 2,400 of the finest Arabian and Half-Arabian horses, trainers and breeders competing for a chance to win more than 600 colorful classes.

    For rates or to book your stay during any of these exciting events, please call 480-585-4848.

  • Spring Break at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    Escape to warmer weather this spring! Consistently ranked among the best family resorts, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess offers something for everyone year round, with over 330 days of sparkling Arizona sunshine.

    Spring Training 2016
    Join 15 major league baseball teams who descend on Arizona for Spring Training every year. Our resort is conveniently located just 15 minutes from Salt River Fields at Talking Stick.

    Easter Brunch & Bunnyland
    Sunday, March 27, 2016
    Celebrating spring in La Hacienda Plaza, six Fairmont Scottsdale chefs come together to create one elaborate culinary festival at the AAA Five Diamond resort. With food stations throughout the blooming courtyard, the menu highlights popular selections from Michael Mina’s Bourbon Steak, La Hacienda by Richard Sandoval, Ironwood American Kitchen and the new Toro Latin Restaurant & Rum Bar by Richard Sandoval. 

    Hotel guests and brunch-goers can follow the bunny trail and white picket fence to Bunnyland, an Easter playground on the resort’s Lagoon Lawn.  Activities include jumper rooms, a petting zoo, pony rides, wooden turtle races, potato sack races, jelly bean bingo, giant bubble making and entertainment from the Bunnyland stage including a magic show, the Heady Hoop Tribe professional hula hoopers and DJ Splash. The resort will also have three Easter egg hunts taking place on Canyon Lawn (near brunch at La Hacienda).

    Bunnyland and the Easter Egg hunts are both complimentary for hotel and brunch guests.  Photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny will be available complimentary at the brunch.

    Cinco de Mayo
    Thursday, May 5, 2016
    Celebrating the spirit of Mexico with pride, colorful décor, flavorful food, music

    Annual Kentucky Derby Lawn Party
    Saturday, May 7, 2016
    Experience the “fastest two minutes in sports” and watch your favorite silks during the 142nd Run for the Roses on Bourbon Steak’s plasma screens both indoors and out. Southern belles and gents, wear your fanciest hats and sharpest suits to compete for prizes in our men’s and women’s Derby hat and fashion contest. #BestDerbyAZ

    Mother’s Day at the Princess
    Sunday, May 8, 2016
    Pamper Mom with five diamond fabulousness and show her just how special she is by whisking her away to the Princess for Mother’s Day. With an elaborate brunch, luxurious spa treatments and sunny relaxation, she is sure to feel like a princess.

  • Summer at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    For Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or a weekend staycation, our specialty restaurants, concerts and family-friendly activities make the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess your summer celebration destination.

    Memorial Day Weekend Kick-Off
    Kick off summer with a themed weekend celebration at the Princess, May 27-30, 2016. As an added bonus, guests may lounge a little longer with a complimentary late check-out of 4 p.m. on Monday, May 30.

    Freedom Fest Weekend
    Join us for our annual “4th of July Freedom Fest,” a spectacular two-day event with vintage air shows, concerts, fireworks, all-American fare, military tributes and poolside fun, with vacation packages benefitting military families, July 1-4, 2016.

    Labor Day Dreamcation
    Say “bon voyage” to the last days of summer with our annual Labor Day Dreamcation weekend, September 2-5, 2016. Experience fun-filled activities the whole family will enjoy including Techno Glo pool parties, zip-lining, SplashRider X-treme, Dive-in movies, fishing derbies, fireworks and more!

    Summer Offerings for the Whole Family...Including Pets

    Daily Kid's Resort Dining Passport
    Available for purchase for $35 at the Concierge desk for children ages 6-12. The daily pass includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and one ticket for a kid’s beverage at the South Pool for our Dive-In Movies on Friday and Saturday night.

    Dog Days of Summer
    Dogs and cats want to go on vacation too, so with Princess Posh Paws, pets can experience the ultimate luxury resort experience. Owner and pet stay in a room that comes complete with a “Pet in Residence” door hanger, a plush pet bed, food and water bowl, a food mat, pet toys and of course, treats. Pets (and people) are also greeted in the lobby by the resort’s official new Canine Ambassador, Bixby - a yellow Labrador retriever.

    Poolside Cabana Rentals
    Available daily from 11 am to 5 pm at the South Pool and Sonoran Splash. Cabanas include a flat screen TV, bottled water, fruit plate and more. Well & Being Spa Rooftop Cabanas are available each Friday and Saturday. Pricing and availability vary.

    To learn more about Poolside Offerings, click here.

    Local's Only Happy Pass
    Find happiness at Well & Being Spa with our new Happy Pass just for local residents. The Happy Pass allows you to enjoy unlimited access to our beautiful 44.000 sq. ft. spa facility for the entire day which includes fitness classes, steam rooms, saunas, Swiss showers, aromatherapy rooms, hot and cold plunge pools, waterfall treatment pool, private rooftop pool, men’s and women’s lounges and more.

    The Happy Pass is $49 per person, per day and is valid for use every Sunday through Friday. Reserve your Happy Pass by calling 480-585-2732. Limited availability each day and black out dates apply.

    View our 2015 Summer Brochure