Talking Stick Resort is a luxury high-rise on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Reservation near Scottsdale that offers the Vegas experience with a big casino, three pools, two golf courses, restaurants, live music, a nightclub, and theater.
The 15-floor Talking Stick Resort is a four diamond hotel and features 497 spacious and contemporary rooms with a mix of Southwestern style and modern chic. The rooms boast of the latest tech features and beautiful views of the surrounding desert. Room options include deluxe, signature, executive, club, two bay and three bay suites, as well as tower club level. Executive rooms offer views of the Cambelback and McDowell Mountains.
There are many entertainment options including several restaurants, lounges, gambling, live shows, and golf. A main pool and Jacuzzi can be found behind the resort and the other pool is located by the Scottsdale Conference Resort.
The Talking Stick is isolated; however, Old Town Scottsdale is only 10 minutes away and features shopping areas such as Scottsdale Waterfront and Fashion Square. Talking Stick has an impressive eight restaurants on-site, so guests never have to worry about food options. Orange Sky is considered the resort’s top dining experience featuring an open-air environment with views of the surrounding mountains.
Talking Stick Resort has been named the 2018 Casino of the Year by the International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA) and is Scottsdale’s ultimate destination for entertainment. Travelers looking to chill and couples wanting to relax will find everything they need at Talking Stick.
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With the car, you will be at your luxurious room at the Talking Stick Resort in no time. Upon landing at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, get on the AZ-101 Loop Northbound to be at the resort in less than 20m (depending on traffic).
Spread over the many hotel bars, you will find a plethora of high-end entertainment, including comedy, concerts, and magic shows. Past acts have included Bill Engvall, Hollywood Vampires, and Bad Company, and if listening to the crème-de-la-crème of music and comedy is not enough, there is, of course, the award-winning casino to keep you entertained with over 50 tables and poker tournaments to enter and watch.
If you stay at the Talking Stick Resort, you can benefit from the golf packages and not only enjoy all of the entertainment and benefits the hotel offers, but also work on your handicap. Stay & Play Packages include one or more nights at the hotel, access to the spa area, and, of course, access to one of the surrounding golf courses.
Pampering is certainly a part of the Talking Stick Resort experience and with the many treatments in the spa and beauty salon, reaching a state of utter relaxation is achieved in no time. Massages include Swedish, Reflexology, and Sports. Spa packages, including a massage and a beauty treatment, are also available - simply inquire about details at the reception.
Culture and luxury are intertwined at the Talking Stick Resort and the hotel features one of the largest collections of Native American art outside a museum. The name of the resort actually derives from one of the art pieces, a talking stick. The most exhibits are in the Cultural Center in the hotel’s lobby, but you can catch a glimpse of many different art items throughout the hotel as well.
Apart from the state-of-the-art Orange Sky Lounge, you can enjoy fantastic views of the pool at the Palo Verde Lounge where a great range of cocktails can be consumed in an enticing ambiance. For live music and a more serene experience, choose the Shadows Lounge for a cigar and a glass of strong scotch on one of the velvet sofas or the outdoor patio.
The Talking Stick Resort casino lures with more than 50 gaming tables and over 800 slot machines that turn your night of gambling into an infinite source of fun and excitement. Poker aficionados may also be interested in entering one of the various games that take place daily. The schedule can be found on the website or you can inquire at the reception desk upon arrival. Games played include Hold’Em, Omaha, and Mixed Games.
Talking Stick Resort is located at 9800 East Talking Stick Way, 4.4 miles from the center of Scottsdale. Scottsdale Waterfront is the closest landmark to Talking Stick Resort.
Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Talking Stick Resort.
Yes, Talking Stick Resort offers free Wi-Fi.
Talking Stick Resort is 10.1 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. Talking Stick Resort is 20 miles from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway.
Yes, Talking Stick Resort has a pool onsite.
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