Golfer’s Sanctuary


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With 300+ days of sunshine a year, Scottsdale is the perfect place for your next golf getaway, and there is no better place to unwind afterward than Sanctuary. Enjoy a Tao of Golf spa treatment or just unwind by the pool after your rounds. This summer you can play as much as you want at Mountain Shadows with our new Stay and Play Package. Here are our top suggestions for courses all within a 10-minute drive from Sanctuary:

The Short Course at Mountain Shadows
5445 E. Liconln Drive, Paradise Valley

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Enjoy our fun and relatively quick par-3, 18-hole course. Breathtaking views and stunning scenery surround you at the base of Camelback Mountain. The layout is designed for beginners, yet challenging for the experienced golfer. The Mummy and Dell holes are long par-3s with elevated tees. Par 54

Camelback Golf Course
7847 N. Mockingbird Lane, Scottsdale

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Features two championship courses. The Ambiente Course is a links style course that presents a distinct challenge where accuracy and good strategy command the day. The Padre Course is a traditional parkland course with tree lined fairways, requiring genuine shot making skills to successfully master this fun and challenging layout. Par 72

McCormick Ranch Golf Course
7505 E. McCormick Ranch Parkway

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Features two courses, The Palm course is an oasis in the desert that offers panoramic views of Camelback and the McDowell Mountains beyond ten water features, showcasing many large palm trees. The Pine Course features corridor fairways with many mature pine trees, requiring mindful tee shots. The courses combine well manicured resort course layouts with pockets of desert infusion. Par 72

Phoenician Golf Course
6000 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale

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The Phoenician features a 27-hole championship golf course that is located on the side of Camelback Mountain, offering wonderful views of the city and three distinctly different nines. Elements of desert, tropical and even mountain golf are present on this beautiful property. The 18 hole combinations offer challenge and fun for every level of golfer. Par 70

Stone Creek Golf Club
4433 E. Paradise Village Parkway S, Phoenix

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Adventurous, breathtaking links-style course layout with mature trees, hilly, elevated greens meandering along the contours of the Indian Bend wash. Beauty and strategic diversity offers something for golfers of all ages and abilities. Par 71