Stay at the Royal Aloha Butterfield/RAVC and melt away your cares in the outdoor pool or whirlpool. For more strenuous activities, tennis courts and a golf course and putting green are right nearby, as is a park, picnic areas with BBQ grills and a playground. Arizona, the "Grand Canyon State," has towering peaks, sandstone canyons, forested mountains, and vast deserts. In fact, it has more parks and national monuments than any other state. The peaceful community of Chandler is just 25 miles southeast of Phoenix and a convenient hub from which to visit Arizona's many diverse attractions. And Chandler is blessed with wonderful weather. Phoenix is handy--approximately a half-hour drive--where the Heard Museum contains a superb collection of American Indian Arts and artifacts. For cacti aficionados, the Desert Botanical Garden offers thousands of varieties to admire. On-Site amenities include laundry room, outdoor swimming pool, and hot tub. Nearby are biking, boating, bar, car rental, fishing, golf, grocery store, hairdresser, health club, horseback riding, lake, live entertainment, medical facilities, playground area, racquetball, restaurants, shopping area, tennis, and water skiing.
Another beautiful resort is Highlands Resort at Verde Ridge. Highlands Resort at Verde Ridge is located in the Verde Valley, overlooking the ninth hole of Verde Sante Fe Golf Course. Only minutes from Sedona, the area has h scenic hiking, as well as tours of the valley from a jeep, helicopter, or a hot air balloon. Sedona has world-class art galleries, cultural events, golf, and shopping.