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Elevate Your Next Meeting in Arizona

Arizona's wide-open spaces and beautiful hotels make a memorable backdrop for your next meeting.

Accessible, scenic and overflowing with adventure, Arizona is the ideal travel destination for meetings and events. The Grand Canyon state boasts awe-inspiring mountain ranges framing wide-open spaces, and the latest in tech-forward amenities for groups large and small. All this plus abundant 70-degree weather and more than 325 days of sun year-round. With a walkable downtown and two international airports, getting here — and getting around — is fast and easy.

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Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass

The right hotel spaces for important connection

In addition to premier meeting venues and unparalleled amenities, Arizona has the largest concentration of luxury four- and five-star resorts in North America. 

The JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa boasts a whopping 869 guest rooms and 241,106 square feet of event space, with capacity for 4,000 in the largest area. There’s an on-site spa, championship golf, five pools, a lazy river and six dining options. 

The AAA Four-Diamond Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa in Tucson, framed by the Santa Catalina Mountains, has 487 guest rooms, golf, a full-service spa, five outdoor pools and a fitness studio. The Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, on the Gila River Tribal Community, has 474 guest rooms; a Native American–inspired spa and Forbes Five-Star restaurant; four pools with waterfalls; horseback riding; tennis courts; and walking trails. Both of these resorts offer 100,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, accommodating groups of any size.

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The Phoenician, Scottsdale

Delight in downtime group experiences

Successful meetings are enhanced with help from a supportive team of local experts. When work is done and it’s time to switch off, put vacation vibes on your group’s schedule with an eye-popping excursion. Our premier hospitality professionals take pride in making your time in Arizona productive and delightful, and will help you design group experiences to increase team unity and togetherness.

• Tour the valley by plane, train or automobile: Private and charter tour services can turn any Arizona destination into an easy day trip for the whole group. Or, if your schedule allows for an out-of-town overnight, get glamping with mobile luxury campsites in some of Arizona’s most popular destinations, like the Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Page and Sedona. 

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JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa

For nature lovers, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson offers groups a chance to see desert wildlife in their natural habitats, while green thumbs can soak in a stroll at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix.

• You may not know that Arizona also boasts grape-growing regions Sonoita-Elgin, Willcox and Verde Valley. Touring the local wineries is a great way to get outside, sample award-winning varietals and savor stunning vistas.

With so much to see and do, Arizona is a real crowd-pleaser. And yet, outdoor adventure isn’t the only thing we’re famous for: World-class chefs offer innovative dinners to cap off a day of unforgettable team fun. Enjoy an al fresco nosh or settle into a cozy corner table, talking shop while relishing culinary feats and treats.

With options for both meetings and off-the-beaten path adventures, Arizona checks every box for highly memorable gatherings. Learn more at ArizonaMeetings.com.