Summer Camp At the Princess
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Happy Campers

Experience the timeless tradition of Summer at the Princess—a cherished annual retreat where families near and far are welcomed to our wondrous 65-acre resort, offering unforgettable adventure and endless relaxation. Join us for a getaway that captures all of your fondest memories of summer camps past and brings them back to life in Fairmont luxury.

Rekindle the nostalgia. Relive the magic.
Escape the ordinary. Embrace the wild.

May 24 – September 2

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Calling All Campers

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Princess – your gateway to the quintessential summer getaway. Here, luxury meets adventure, and every moment is infused with the carefree spirit of summer camp. Laughter dances through poolside retreats and friendships are forged in the warmth of shared experiences under the Scottsdale sun. Cherished memories are built around crackling campfires and screentime is willingly tossed aside for nostalgic camp activities and events designed for family bonding.

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Escape to Happiness

Stay and play the Princess way! All summer weekend resort guests visiting May 24 – September 2 receive admission to Summer Camp at the Princess activities (see complete schedule of days and times below), access to five sparkling pools and so much more! *Additional fee for Trailblazers Kids Club.

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Camp Cool Off

The best memories are made on the water. With five sparkling pools to beat the heat, the Princess is a summertime haven. Two fan-favorite pools will even be transformed into camp lakes, with unique poolside activities and events hosted by the Fairmont FUN team camp counselors!

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S'more Smiles

At night, summer camp really comes to life! Gather round the campfire for storytime tales and s'mores, grab the best floatie in the house at our Dive-In Movies and celebrate a successful summer with fireworks every Saturday night! 

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Camp Chill Zone

Summer Camp at the Princess is the perfect place to chill out. Join in on some evening air-conditioned fun at the Trailblazers Kids Club, with music, arcade and board games, ping pong, foosball, jumbo Jenga and craft-making activities! Stop by The Camp Canteen for refreshing slushies, ice cream and snacks. 

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Arrowhead Point

Thursday - Saturday | 5 - 10 pm

Par-tee your way through our nine-hole mini golf course, pan for gold and gemstones at Mineral Creek Mining Co., grab your best friend to make custom friendship bracelets, take your best shot with laser archery at the Bullseye Bunkhouse Target Range, and team up with your family for a field day competition! 


An All-New Summer Camp Experience

Calling all junior explorers! The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is now offering a weekly drop-off day camp experience for campers ages 6 - 12. Parents, pitch your tents elsewhere—this camp adventure is exclusively for our little trailblazers. 

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Summer Activities

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Fourth of July Freedom Fest

July 3-6

Join us for our annual Fourth of July Freedom Fest, an unforgettable celebration complete with vintage air shows, concerts, fireworks, all-American fare, military tributes and poolside fun, with vacation packages benefiting military families.

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Kids Check-In & Bunk Assignments

Kickstart your summer wilderness adventures with a photo-worthy welcome. Stay hydrated and refreshed during your stay with your complimentary water bottle. Don’t forget to grab your scavenger hunt clues and collect all achievement stickers!

Main Lobby

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Twilight Dive-In Movies

Fridays & Saturdays | 8 - 10 pm

Gather with fellow campers, and watch family-favorite movies on our giant, inflatable screen while floating in our lakeside pool!

Sunset Beach Pool

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Fireworks at the Lake

Saturdays | 9 pm

Beginning Memorial Day weekend, look to the skies every Saturday night at 9 pm for an unforgettable firework show.

Best places to watch: Lagoon Lawn and Sunset Beach

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Fairmont Fun Team

Fridays 3 - 5 pm | Saturdays 12 - 2 pm | Sundays 11 am - 1 pm

Get out of the cabin, and join your favorite camp counselors on Fairmont Fun Team for canoe races, campfire songs karaoke, river crossing and other fun surprises.

Sonoran Splash Pool


Golden Meet-and-Greet

Thursday & Friday 2 – 6 pm | Saturday 10 am – 6 pm | Sunday 10 am – 2 pm

Enjoy a meet-and-greet with either Everett the Eagle Explorer or Bixby the Golden Retriever. Don't forget to capture the moment with some photos and fun in our lobby!

Main Lobby

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Camp Trailblazers Kids Club


Explore, learn, and achieve. Join us where fun meets learning—from mastering knot tying to unleashing creativity in arts and crafts, our campers will earn merit badges along the way, progressing from Tenderfoots to Trailblazers. 

Trailblazers Kids Club

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Camp Trailblazers Kids Club


Our exciting adventure offers a dynamic blend of activities and games designed to engage and entertain campers while they acquire valuable skills and knowledge. Complete your training to receive the prestigious Trailblazers Merit Badge and a certificate of achievement.

With Lunch
Hours: 9 am to 1 pm
+ $15 lunch fee per child plus tax

Without Lunch
Hours: 9 to 11:30 am

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Family Games at Trailblazers

Sun-Wed | 1 - 5 pm · Thurs-Sat | 1 - 10 pm

Young adventurers, embark on a journey of fun, creativity, and discovery. Gather the family, and show off your footwork on an interactive floor playground or enjoy the classics with video and arcade games.

Trailblazers Adventure Center

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Catch-and-Release Fishing Derbies

Saturdays & Sundays | 8 - 10 am

Start your weekend mornings with an outdoor adventure at our Lagoon Lawn fishing derbies, for prizes! $10 per person.

Lagoon Lawn

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Sip & Savor At Bourbon Steak

June through August

Taste your way through summer camp with our handpicked selection of our favorite bar and lounge snacks and entrees. Choose from three- and four-course menu options.

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Sip & Savor At Bourbon Steak

June through August

Days Of Beaujolais

Come enjoy a glass or two of Burgundy's most underrated region for red wine production. Our Wine Director, Maki Pottenger, has handpicked some of her favorite wines from the dynamic Beaujolais region and exclusively selected.

FUN FACT: Kids 12 and under dine free with the purchase of adult entrée.

Four-Course Tasting Menu

Discover a Chef-curated meal featuring decadent favorites like Caviar Doughnuts, Creamy Crab Pasta, a duo of Wild-Caught Seabass and A5 Wagyu and a decadent 6-layer Chocolate Cake. Sommelier selected wine pairings available to enhance your meal.

Sarah's Sundaes

Harkening back to the days of yesteryear, Sara's Sundaes showcase classic flavors of summertime like Key Lime Pie, Molten Chocolate S'mores and Cinnamon Churro.

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La Hacienda Tacos & Tequila

Nightly | 5 - 9 pm

Taste your way through the ultimate Latin-inspired food and beverage pairing menu. Try a tequila specially selected from our Tequila Goddess, paired with Executive Chef Forest Hamrick's favorite tacos.

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Toro Latin Restaurant & Rum Bar

Discover the vibrant flavors of Latin America expertly crafted with a touch of Scottsdale flair. Indulge in innovative dishes paired with an extensive selection of premium rums, all set amidst the elegant ambiance of one of Scottsdale's premier dining destinations.

Please note: Toro is temporarily closed until September. Join us then to savor your favorite dishes and cocktails in our refreshed and vibrant atmosphere.

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Ironwood American Kitchen Dining Hall

Thursdays - Sundays | 6:30 - 11 am

Savor an epic all-American brunch with your local farm-fresh twists. And did we mention—donut wall and mimosa flights?!

FUN FACT: Let your kids explore with their own curated buffet each weekend.

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Ironwood American Kitchen Dining Hall

Thursdays - Sundays | 6:30 - 11 am


Saturdays & Sundays | 6:30 - 11 am

Savor an epic all-American brunch with your local farm-fresh twists. And did we mention—donut wall and mimosa flights?!

FUN FACT: Let your kids explore with their own curated buffet each weekend.

Dinner Specials

Thursdays - Saturdays | 5 - 9 pm

Wine Down Thursdays

Wine Down with us every Thursday this summer with a House Bottles of Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot noir & Cabernet.

Al Forno Fridays

Enjoy a specialty flat bread and signature Italian-themed entrée special and Negronis.

Southern Comfort Saturdays

Enjoy Southern-inspired dinner specials and Bourbon Mules.

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Explore The Resort

Escape for a holiday at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, where our 65 acres of wide open space in the heart of the Sonoran Desert provide you with a safe, happy place to getaway. Enjoy a sunrise stroll through the lush green lagoons, and take in a serene star-lit moment at one of the many firepits across the property.

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Six Sparkling Pools

Make your way through our adventurous six sparkling pools at the Princess! From Princess Pool to the sandy shores of Sunset Beach, you don't have to travel far to visit paradise. All of Fairmont Scottsdale's pools, rip-roaring water slides and secluded luxury cabanas are open to guests to dive into summer fun and relaxation.

Please note: Well & Being Spa Rooftop Pool will be closed for renovation in late July.

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Well & Being Spa

Spa daydreaming? Escape the family escapades and step into the 44,000 sq. ft. sanctuary of Well & Being Spa. While there, why not step out of your comfort zone and try out a new fitness, meditation or spa experience!

Please note: Well & Being Spa Rooftop Pool will be closed for renovation in late July.

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Shop For The Latest Trends

Go on a shopping adventure for your new favorite summer look! Our on-site boutiques include Maverick men's boutique, ANNA J women's boutique, Reflections for poolside attire, Provisions for gifts & necessities, and Well & Being Lifestyle Boutique for the finest in fitness, beauty and wellness wares.

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TPC Scottsdale

Enjoy "One of America's Best Courses," according to Golfweek Magazine, at incredible summer rates at TPC Scottsdale, featuring sweeping views of the majestic McDowell Mountains, two championship courses and 36 holes of inspiring golf and upscale amenities that let everyday golfers experience an authentic PGA Tour day on the links. And with more than 200 courses nearby, the hole-in-one potential is limitless!

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Celebrate Everything!

Whether you are making a milestone memorable with a bucket-list adventure, or just getting away to celebrate with those you love, a trip will help you create memories that you'll treasure for a lifetime.

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Let us answer any burning questions you might have about Summer Camp at the Princess!

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