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It might be a cliche to describe the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa as an oasis in the desert, but that's exactly what it is. That's evident in everything from the food to the hospitality to the rooms themselves. I've stayed in many of the Valley's top resorts, and the JW Marriott is as good as it gets. Here are 10 reasons why.
The Boulders Resort is a bucket-list commune with Arizona nature that would make any city slicker from Wall Street look away from his iPhone, stop work thoughts and gaze.
Municipal golf courses are battling the struggles of the golf industry, developers, aging infrastructure and government budget shortfalls to stay open and serve their communities.
There are so many great resorts, golf courses and restaurants in Phoenix/Scottsdale that it's hard to choose what to do. Golf Advisor cuts through the clutter, naming your 10 best experiences for any golf trip.
The one-hit wonders on the LPGA Tour profiled in this story are a collection of public courses from around the country with some international clubs mixed in as well.
Grayhawk Golf Club's Raptor Course in Scottsdale: A demanding PGA Tour venue cut from the Sonoran Desert
A striking Tom Fazio design, the Raptor Course at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale plays more than 7,100 yards from the championship tees and runs over hills and natural washes. In typical Tom Fazio fashion, bunkers are plentiful and monstrous, though the fairways primarily play wide.
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