Signature Activities

The Canyon Suites provides guests of all ages with a treasure-trove of signature resort activities for guests to enjoy year-round. Discover a world of adventure together as a family and create unforgettable memories to share for years to come. Please visit the Ambassador Desk for a monthly list of resort activities to plan your day. We offer an extensive selection of seasonal activities to make your stay even more exciting. View a complete list of seasonal events at The Phoenician.

The Canyon Martin Guitar

Wish you could play the guitar like music’s most iconic legends? Now you can borrow our acoustic Martin Guitar, the latest complimentary offering available at The Canyon Suites.

Private Infinity Pool

Enjoy a serene retreat situated at the base of Camelback Mountain, our exclusive infinity pool and adjacent spa are available to Canyon Suites guests of all ages. Explore The Phoenician’s additional seven sparkling pools – including our premier offering, The Mother-of-Pearl pool. Also featuring a 197-ft. waterslide and splash pad.

Sweet Night Serenity Bar

Enjoy a night of relaxation and peace with one of our three unique bath salts and soaks. Ask an Ambassador for your own tin, help yourself to your favorite scent and start your journey to serenity.

Tranquil Mineral Salt Soak

Deeply relaxing, detoxifying and purifying for the body

Rosemary Mint Bath Salt

strengthens the body, boosts adrenal function, and aids memory and mental focus

Arnica & Lavender Bath Soak

Immensely therapeutic; designed to relieve muscle pain and assist the body in recovery

Camelback Mountain Hike

Explore the Sonoran desert with this two hour guided hike up Camelback Mountain’s Cholla Trail. Learn about the natural beauty of the indigenous flora and fauna led by a knowledgeable guide. $55 per person. Thursdays – Sundays: 7am – 9am (Oct-April) 24-hour advance reservations required; dial ext. 480 423 2572.

Purchase a Hiking Pack with select amenities including sunscreen, water bottles and snack for $25. Complimentary to guests paying the resort charge.

Golf Cart Safari

Explore the native and natural wonders of the Sonoran Desert on a unique and informative 90 minute tour around our property. Discover the local flora and fauna, majestic views and diverse wildlife – all from the comfort of your golf cart. Thursdays-Sundays- $20 per adult; $15 per child. 24-hour advance reservations required; dial ext. 2572

Cactus Garden

A two-acre retreat, located along the northern edge of the resort grounds, features 250 varieties of cacti. The Garden also serves as home to numerous desert inhabitants. Take a guided tour Monday, Wednesday or Friday – or a private stroll at your leisure. Inquire about our holiday light tour during the month of December. 24-hour advance reservations required for guided tours; dial ext. 480 423 2572.


Pedal your way past the resort’s lakes and lush grounds or venture beyond to surrounding residential areas. Bikes are available complimentary for guests paying the Resort Charge for two hours daily. Standard fee $35 per person. Helmets and lock provided. Located at The Park. Limited availability. First come first serve.

Bunny Hoppy Hour

Stop by the Funicians Club to meet the staff and pick out your very own plush bunny Phoe-Phoe to take home. Fridays-Saturdays, 4pm – 5pm

Cocktail Mixology

Sample and learn the secrets to crafting the perfect signature cocktail from our master mixologists. Available complimentary for guests paying the Resort Charge. Standard fee $15 per person. Please visit the hostess at Mowry & Cotton for details and reservations. Daily, 2pm.


The Phoenician houses 11 sculptures in its collection by the renowned Native American artist, Alan Houser (Haozous). See how many you can discover while exploring the resort.