Area Attractions

Discover many fun desert adventures during your getaway at our Scottsdale golf resort near Camelback Mountain. Ideally located in the heart of one of Scottsdale’s most prestigious areas, our 27-acre resort features one of the most exciting water playgrounds in Arizona. Tee it up on one of the top-rated golf courses in the southwest, situated just outside your guest room door. Discover relaxing treatments that coincide with the body’s natural rhythms at Spa Avania. Revel in the vast array of activities the area has to offer - from hot air balloon flights to jeep tours, Native American culture and stellar shopping spots.

Reserve your cabana, daybed or premium pool chairs through Resort Pass. Limited quantities are available.

Speak with our Concierge team to reserve our complimentary shuttle to local attractions such as McCormick Ranch Golf and the Fifth Avenue Shops.

For more information regarding this service, please visit our Maps, Parking & Transportation page

For more information about our resort, holidays and annual events taking place, please visit our News + Events page.

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch

7500 E. Doubletree Ranch Road
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States, 85258



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Pool, Spa & Activities

Summerscapes Pool
Spa Treatment Room
Activity Bicycle

Resort Pool

The new pool area coming early 2024 will feature an elevated desert oasis reflective of the premier water-infused experience resort guests have come to know and love over the years. It will continue to offer multiple pools, dozens of waterfalls and fountains, a sandy beach area, a three-story high-speed water slide, and the addition of even more luxurious cabana options. The pool-side restaurants, H2Oasis and sandbar, will also debut completely revamped looks and menus taking inspiration from surrounding area.

Spa Avania

Reflecting balance and harmony, Spa Avania provides a total immersion experience based on the five spa elements deemed most essential to the body’s changing rhythms and needs. Guests enjoy this secluded setting featuring a Himalayan Salt Room with anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. The beauty of the spa’s signature French Celtic Mineral Pool and lotus pond overlook the grandeur of Camelback Mountain.

E-Bike Rental

Explore the neighborhood during your stay on an electric bike! As a great option for fitness, fun or just getting out to enjoy the Scottsdale weather, Amped E-Bikes are easy to learn for riding to surrounding attractions without breaking a sweat. Contact the hotel valet to reserve your e-bike.

Resort Fitness & Recreation

Pickleball Courts
Climbing Rock Wall

Rock Climbing Wall, Putting Green & Fun Zone

Take your adventures to new heights! Our 28-foot climbing wall is the perfect complement to the many hotel activities available for the entire family to enjoy. The rock wall is open 10:00am – 12:00pm and 1:00pm – 4:00pm. You can choose from two different climbing options: $7 for two consecutive climbs or $15 for unlimited climbing throughout the day. Come play a game of giant Jenga®, giant Chess or giant Connect Four®. Practice your putting skills in our backyard or grab a club and balls and head to our putting green! For equipment, you are welcome to use your own or visit the Towel Bar.

Tennis & Pickleball

Whether you’re new to a classic court game or compete on a regular basis, players of all skill levels can take advantage of the newly resurfaced tennis and pickleball facilities at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale. For casual play, the resort offers two tennis courts and eight pickleball courts that are lit for night play and complimentary court time for resort guests. Visit the front desk in advance for information on court and equipment reservations. Availability is limited. Contact the Front Desk to reserve a court and equipment in advance: 480-483-5558

StayFit Private Fitness & Fitness Classes

Maintain your regular wellbeing routine with the optimal fitness experience—StayFit Private Fitness. StayFit provides a safe, private environment with a core set of fitness activities including the use of a Peloton® Bike, Precor® treadmill and guided fitness programs via the Peloton® App. To reserve your space, please use the link below. Another on-site option are Cross Training and TRX Suspension classes with LOBO Fitness. For LOBO Fitness classes, space is limited and is recommended to call 480-483-5558 to book your reservation.

Gainey Ranch Running, Jogging, Biking Trails

Explore the beauty of Gainey Ranch by running, walking or biking through the neighborhood. Take in the views of the golf course, mountains and desert landscape. With our guide below, you can map out the perfect route, or discover one of your own!

Outdoor Activities

Destination Hiking Trail
Palm Trees
Wellness Couple Biking


With over 400 miles of trails in the Scottsdale area, there is a hike fit for everyone. Explore the desert year round with recommended hikes from our Concierge team or through the link below. Wear comfortable clothing and hiking boots or closed-toed shoes.

Hot Air Balloon Rides

Take your sightseeing adventures to new heights – literally. Get a birds-eye-view of the Sonoran Desert in an extraordinary way. Listen to the whoosh of propane as the balloon goes higher. Float above the spectacular landscape. See if you can spot wildlife from high above.

Desert 4x4 / Hummer Tours

Explore the Sonoran Desert in a 4x4, cruising along dirt roads, spotting birds, cacti and other wildlife along the way. Enjoy the ride to the desert, approximately 40 minutes away, and listen as your guide explains the history and geology of the area. Tours last four hours each and are available seven days a week. Guests will be picked up at the resort. Wear comfortable clothing, a hat and closed toed shoes. Car seats are required for infants and toddlers.

Biking Adventures in the Desert

Whether you are a beginner or an expert, Scottsdale offers incredible biking opportunities. Take a road bike out on the pavement for an exhilarating ride and soak up the fabulous Scottsdale weather. Wear comfortable clothing and closed toed shoes. To learn more about biking adventures, please visit our Concierge.

Family Fun

Family Movie Night
Medieval Times
Family Outdoor Patio

Butterfly Wonderland

A one-of-a-kind experience for locals and tourists, children and adults alike enjoy indoor, interactive rainforest habitat housing thousands of butterflies, plus a cafe and gift shop.

Medieval Times

Experience up-close jousting, horsemanship and falconry plus a 4-course, utensil-free meal served in a castle-like space. The top knights of our kingdom will battle with brawn and steel to determine one victor to protect the throne.

OdySea Aquarium

The largest aquarium in the southwest, OdySea Aquarium takes you on an entertaining and educational oceanic adventure like no other including the chance to get up close with thousands of underwater fish and animals.

KTR Indoor Racing

This indoor action sports playground offers wholesome fun, entertainment and education designed for families to spend more time together

McCormick Railroad Park

Experience the fun of a 30-acre railroad park with a 15 in gauge railroad, a Magma Arizona Railroad locomotive, museum, picnic shelters, shaded playground and rides for the kids!


Wonderspaces creates unforgettable, immersive art experiences for all ages. With inclusive and interactive exhibits, Wonderspaces invites visitors to engage with art on a physical and emotional level. Hyatt Regency Scottsdale guests can enjoy 15% off tickets with promo code HRSDLGUEST

Scottsdale Golf

Gainey Ranch Golf Club
Golf Course Elevated
Golf Course

Gainey Ranch Golf Club

0.6 MI / 891 METER AWAY
Play one of the top-rated golf courses in the southwest, exclusively available to private club members and the guests of our resort. Surrounded by incredible scenery, Gainey Ranch Golf Club offers an exciting year-round challenge for golfers of any skill level. Each of the three distinct nine-hole courses, designed by Benz and Poellot, offers a different experience for players. For more information and tee times, please call our Golf Concierge at 480-444-1234 Ext 5700.

McCormick Ranch Golf Club

2.0 MI / 3.27 KM AWAY
With beautiful surrounding lakes and panoramic mountain views, McCormick Ranch Golf Club has been a staple in Arizona golf since 1972. Reservations for the Palm Course or the Pine Course can be made up to 30 days in advance. Speak with our Concierge team to reserve a complimentary shuttle to McCormick Ranch during your stay.

TPC Scottsdale

Located near our golf resort, TPC Scottsdale stands as one of Scottsdale’s premiere professional golf courses. See how your golf skills compare to the pros at The Stadium Course, home to the largest PGA tour stop, or try your hand at the Champions Course, a picturesque desert course with natural ravines and beautiful foothills.

Around Arizona

Local Outdoor Shopping

Old Town Scottsdale / Art Walk

This 40 year old tradition, opens its doors to the public and shows off the works of the Southwest’s outstanding artists. Every Thursday evening from 7pm to 9pm, ArtWalks are free and located along Main Street from Scottsdale Rd. west to Goldwater Blvd. and on Marshall Way north of Indian School Rd. to Fifth Ave.


Sedona has beckoned artists and naturalists for centuries. Its picturesque beauty and imposing red rocks make for wonderful photo opportunities and outdoor activities. Journey up a mesa to catch a glimpse of an ancient Native American Ruins. Select a painting from one of the town’s numerous art galleries. Feel the power of a red rock vortex. Break out of your routine and try rattlesnake or prickly pear cactus fries at a local restaurant. Hop in a pink jeep and hang on as your guide points out historical and environmental landmarks. Throw on your swimsuit and cool off at Slide Rock.

Grand Canyon

There’s a reason why more than five million people sojourn to the Grand Canyon each year. The ever-changing colors, vastness and flora and fauna are awe-inspiring. Composed of the South and North Rims and the Inner Canyon, tourists will leave with this wondrous feat of nature indelibly printed in their memories. Tour the canyon on a sure-footed mule. White water raft the turbulent waters of the Colorado River rapids. Hike the Bright Angel Trail. Linger over brunch at El Tovar, which boasts spectacular views.

Cosanti Originals

Experience the site which launched the movement to promote the creation of alternative urban landscapes sustainably integrated with the natural world. The tour includes pioneering architect Paolo Soleri's design studio, residential structures, the bronze foundry and ceramics apses, all hand-made with the iconic silt-cast concrete method. Today, the site is home to Cosanti Originals, where the world-renowned bronze and ceramic wind bells are made of Soleri's design. Tours are available Monday – Friday 10:00am & 11:15am, Saturday – Sunday 11:30am & 1:00pm. Tours are approximately 60 minutes. Tour prices are donation based.

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

At Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West (SMoW), we bring authentic stories to life through Western and Native American art, artifacts and living cultures. Guests see the West from a whole new perspective at our Smithsonian Affiliate destination. Located in the heart of Old Town, SMoW takes about 1 to 2 hours to tour. We feature permanent and rotating exhibitions. You’ll experience iconic Western art, pristine Navajo chiefs’ blankets, a collection of 1,400 examples of Old West cowboy gear, a tribute to the Hopi People with pottery spanning six centuries and lots of fun social media-worthy photo opportunities, like our Western Spirit Trail 3D illusion mural that literally places you in the Old West.

Scottsdale Shopping

The Shops at Gainey Village

Located just steps from the resort, The Shops at Gainey Village offers an emphasis on specialty shops and boutiques. Enjoy casual upscale shopping, multiple dining options and entertainment.

Desert Ridge Marketplace

Premier outdoor shopping mall features stores and entertainment including H&M, Nordstrom Rack, AMC Theatres, Barnes & Noble, Copper Blues Live, Dave & Buster’s, Flower Child, Old Navy, Target, Barrio Queen and more

Scottsdale Fashion Square

Look no further for the Southwest’s premiere destination for upscale, contemporary shopping with 200+ brand-name stores, restaurants & a movie theater. Top stores include Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Louis Vuitton, Zara, Dior and hundreds more.

Kierland Commons

Discover stylish outdoor shopping with upscale designer shops, restaurants and bars. Top stores include Crate and Barrel, Anthropologie, Sur la Table, Banana Republic and Michael Kors plus a variety of dining options including Postino Wine Café, Shake Shack, P.F. Chang’s, Mastro’s Ocean Club and more.

Scottsdale Quarter

Across the street from Kierland Commons and walkable by a crosswalk, experience additional trendy, open-air shopping gourmet eateries, a kids' splash fountain and movie theater. Visitors will find outlets including Drybar, Gap, lululemon, Pottery Barn, Vineyard Vines and additional national brands and restaurants.