JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

5350 East Marriott Drive Phoenix, AZ
Max Capacity: 4000 people
The JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa offers everything you'll require for a remarkable experience. Showcasing an array of first-class resources, intuitive service and a picture-perfect location in the heart of Phoenix, our hotel provides an effortless blend of style, comfort and luxury. All of our gorgeously appointed hotel rooms and suites are overflowing with top-quality amenities, as well as awe-inspiring views of immaculate desert vistas and striking mountains. Visit us to enjoy championship golf at our signature Wildfire Golf Club, a rejuvenating spa, a wide range of stellar restaurant options and multiple outdoor pools, complete with a lazy river and waterslides. If you're seeking a sophisticated venue for an event here in Phoenix, you'll be thrilled with our resort's 241,106 square feet of venue space; we boast three magnificent ballrooms, elegant outdoor venues and sensational planning services. Discover a lifetime's worth of luxury at the JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Business Center
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Fitness Center
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course Onsite
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Laundry/ Dry Cleaning Service
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa
  • Sporting/Recreational Facilities
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 4000
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 60
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 241,106
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 950
Our hidden gem will surprise and delight you with our exceptional service, abundance of complimentary amenities, and the fascinating history from the days of Thunderbird Field. Our 134 upscale rooms are attractively decorated and filled with amenities to make your visit as comfortable and relaxing as home; including a mini refrigerator, a coffee maker, and a complimentary 24 hour snack lounge available to all of our hotel guests. To keep you connected during your stay at the Executive Inn, we also provide complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access in all guest rooms and free local calls and voicemail. You will find plenty of attractions near the Thunderbird Executive Inn for shopping, dining, entertainment, and recreation. With Peoria Sports Complex and Surprise Stadium, the Spring Training homes of the San Diego Padres, Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, and Kansas City Royals, just minutes away, many of our guests plan their visit around baseball. In other seasons you can catch the Phoenix Coyotes in hockey action, or enjoy the gridiron battle of the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium, both located side by side just 15 minutes from our Glendale hotel. If shopping is on the agenda, the Tanger Outlets and Westgate Entertainment Center are nearby. With more than 40,000 square feet of meeting space, including six state-of-the-art auditoriums and 134 guest accommodations; our Glendale hotel is an exceptional location for events, conferences, seminars, or trade shows; to name a few. We look forward seeing you at Thunderbird Executive Inn.
Phoenix, AZ  
Capacity: 350
$9-$99 per person
$1,500-$2,000 per event
Nestled into the base of South Mountain, The Legacy sits on the most historic Dwight B. Heard estate in Phoenix, Arizona. Part of The Legacy Golf Resort, our many indoor and outdoor venues, along with our historic Sierra Vista House and surrounding grounds, provide an ideal setting for any special event. Let our team take care of all the details to eliminate all worries, so that you can focus on the fun and excitement of your big day. The Legacy is full of beautiful venues and options that will exceed all your expectations for both ceremony and reception sites. Our indoor venue options range from seating capacities of 80 to 250 people, and our outdoor options can host up to 300. We prefer catering in-house and work with a number of local vendors to provide fresh, delicious food your party will rave about, but also welcome outside caterers if desired. Multiple beautiful venues for wedding ceremonies and receptions allows us to appeal to all tastes and styles, making every event and unique and memorable experience. The convenience of being a part of The Legacy Golf Resort allows guest the opportunity to stay on-site, relax, and enjoy themselves without having to get caught up in the typical hustle and bustle of a wedding or big event. Leave the details to our team, and allow yourself to experience all that The Legacy has to offer!
The Arizona Golf Resort is a 130-room property offering breathtaking outdoor wedding ceremony locations with golf course views and beautiful water features. With over 20,000 square feet of function space including two newly renovated ballrooms and a relaxed garden pavilion we can accommodate functions from 10-500! We pride ourselves on creating weddings and events that satisfy both taste and budget, by designing your menu and reception with you in mind! We take all the stress out of planning your big day. Our experienced, professional catering team works with you on your planning needs as well as assisting with your wedding rehearsal and ensuring your reception is flawless. The Arizona Golf Resort offers everything to make your Wedding your fairytale.
Scottsdale, AZ  
Capacity: 350
Events at 94 HUNDRED SHEA is a UNIQUE AND RUSTIC STYLE EVENT VENUE. A PRIME, CENTRAL LOCATION IN NORTH SCOTTSDALE. We’re located just 1 mile North of the L-101 and Shea Boulevard in the lively and upscale North Scottsdale area. With a wide variety of nearby hotels, retail shops, restaurants and entertainment, North Scottsdale is the perfect weekend getaway for your local and traveling guests. PLAN THE EVENT OF THE YEAR. We host corporate events, holiday parties, awards banquets, proms, non-profit fundraisers, product launches, film and photo shoots, corporate meeting and networking receptions in addition to engagements, birthdays, anniversaries, graduation, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs.
Mesa, AZ  
Capacity: 400
Mesa Country Club is an ideal wedding ceremony and reception venue for anyone in Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, south Scottsdale or east Phoenix. Perfectly suited to accommodate magnificent large celebrations as well as unforgettable intimate events, Mesa Country Club provides a variety of stunning indoor and outdoor spaces to create the wedding of your dreams. With the sophistication of a storied private club, Mesa Country Club perfectly melds striking views, a convenient location, flexibly-priced menu options, and a 60+ year heritage as we make your dream day a success. Menus are planned and executed to perfection by our culinary team, and all details are personally cared for by our staff, giving you the freedom and peace of mind to truly enjoy your special day. PLEASE NOTE: You do NOT need to be a Member of Mesa Country Club to enjoy our exceptional wedding & event facilities.
Paradise Valley, AZ  
Capacity: 299
$25-$100 per person
$1,000-$2,500 per event
Sonata’s Restaurant brings the “food is life” philosophy to Scottsdale. Using real, fresh and in-season ingredients to create traditional Old World cuisine with a touch of American flair. Sonata’s is dedicated to bringing the flavors and dining style of Europe to each of their guest’s table with every meal. The restaurant development team’s Lithuanian heritage combined with their prior successful restaurant experience, the chef’s innate ability to create dishes crafted with respect to tradition while adding his own take on each. Sonata’s stunning and upscale environment — created by COO and Chief Designer Deividas Molocajevas — meld seamlessly to ensure every guest that enters the restaurant feels right at home. Sonata’s was developed in part so owner Sonata Molocajeviene Tuft herself wouldn’t have to spend all day in the kitchen when she craved a taste of home — and now Scottsdale can have a taste of true European cuisine, too, without any of the work! We invite you to dine with us, drink with us and become part of our family — but don’t worry, we won’t make you do the dishes afterwards!
Scottsdale, AZ  
Capacity: 200
$30-$125 per person
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is the ultimate steakhouse destination for food and wine lovers seeking a stylish, lively and memorable dining experience. Nationally renowned for its prime beef and steakhouse fare, Fleming's is equally celebrated for the Fleming's 100™, its award-winning wine program that features 100 wines by the glass. Fleming's was founded on the premise that a steakhouse can be sophisticated yet comfortable and not overpriced. Fleming's features USDA prime corn-fed beef, aged to perfection, and other flavorful dishes including fresh seafood, fresh salads, and tasty appetizer selections
Mesa, AZ  
Capacity: 600
$20-$100 per person
Welcome to Jake's Unlimited! We have rides like bumper cars, tea cups and radius, laser tag, over 170 arcade games, midway games, and bowling, all of which you can enjoy while you get unlimited access to our buffet full of pizzas, pastas, soups, a potato and salad bar, fountain drinks and desserts! We are the perfect location for your business meetings, group events, field trips, corporate outings, weddings, birthday parties, or to spend some quality time with family and friends. Our 9,000 square foot event center Matrix can hold up to 3,000 people. We also have several other event spaces throughout the venue, such as Secret Level, Bowling VIP Suites, 3 dining rooms and 7 birthday party rooms
Mesa, AZ  
Capacity: 500
The Silver Star Theater is the Phoenix area’s premier dinner & show venue. It is a multi-million dollar facility that rivals its Las Vegas counterparts. The custom designed showroom features tiered seating with unobstructed views. The professional stage is augmented with state of the art sound and lights. You can refresh yourself with a cocktail in our spacious lobby bar prior to being seated for dinner and there is ample parking for cars and buses alike. All this combines to give our audiences an unequaled entertainment experience.
It’s time to play it cool. It’s time to roll wild. It’s time to achieve those squad goals. It’s time to roll in with your friends and start a party you wish would never end, celebrating even the smallest milestones in a really big way. Discover Bowlero North Scottsdale and experience the area’s newest spin on fun—with blacklight lanes, interactive games, and inventive menus that’ll make your taste buds go crazy.