Community, Arizona

Gurney's Goes West

By Editor 2022, February

Get to know Gurney’s new home in Scottsdale, Arizona

Sanctuary Camelback Mountain, the iconic resort in Paradise Valley, Arizona, joins the Gurney’s family as our newest destination. Nestled within the inspiring landscape of Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale, the resort is a complete renewal of mind, body, and spirit. Featuring spectacular views (from every casita, suite, or mountainside villa), award-winning dining, and an expansive spa and wellness center, Sanctuary is an Arizona desert oasis where the resort and spa blend to create a relaxing environment true to the “Sanctuary” name.




Sanctuary is a famed Scottsdale, Arizona, luxury resort set on 53 acres of lush desert featuring manicured grounds, gardens, pools, and award-winning facilities. The property includes a 12,000-square-foot spa, a fitness center, hiking trails, swimming pools, tennis courts, and 109 casitas and suites as well as eight private mountainside villas with sweeping views of the area’s natural vistas.




From our spa and wellness center to our tennis and pickleball courts, state of the art fitness center, swimming pools, tranquil Zen meditation garden and soothing reflection pond, our newest resort is well-equipped with everything you need for total mind and body wellness. 




Our exceptional culinary team is led by Chef de Cuisine, Samantha Sanz, who oversees our various dining offerings focused on creative seasonal menus that feature fresh, local ingredients procured from a network of artisans and organic farmers. 



Sanctuary Resort features sensational dining options that delight every palate, and venues as unique as the fare. Savor farm-fresh American cuisine with Asian accents at the award-winning Elements restaurant, indulge in an innovative mixology experience at Jade Bar, or discover the serenity of dining under the stars combined with breathtaking views of Paradise Valley on Elements’ deck. Personalized and private dining options are also available for guests in search of a unique setting for their social, business, and intimate celebrations.