Wednesday, November 14, 2012

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa Celebrates “Decade of Hospitality” with 10-Year Anniversary Specials in November

Ten years and 10 million guests are plenty of reasons to celebrate! JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa commemorates its 10th anniversary by offering guests resort-wide specials and discounts during the month of November.

Opened in November 2002 where Phoenix meets Scottsdale, the resort has pampered more than 10 million guests and has become one of the most highly-rated and awarded resorts in Arizona earning multiple AAA Four-Diamond Awards, as well as top travel ratings from Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, Zagat and more.

The JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa culminates its “Decade of Hospitality” with month-long offers from its renowned Revive Spa, award-winning Wildfire Golf Club and featured restaurants including Tuscany, Meritage Steakhouse, Blue Sage, Vista Lounge and Just a Splash.

Meet the X Martini. Served in the Vista Lounge, the hand-crafted X Martini features premium vodka, Godiva® white chocolate liqueur, dark crème de cacao and is garnished with a sliver of fresh jalapeño. This anniversary-inspired chocolate martini with muddled jalapeño will be introduced at the special price of $10 (regularly $12) this month only. After November, the X Martini will be added to the fall/winter cocktail menu in the Vista Lounge.

The resort also will offer its 10 Wines for $10 Menu, featuring a collection of premium red and white wines from California and Washington State served by the glass during November at Tuscany, Meritage Steakhouse, Blue Sage and Vista Lounge. Featured wines are Jordan Chardonnay, Ferrari Carrano "Siena" Cabernet Sauvignon, Cakebread Sauvignon Blanc, Au Bon Climat Pinot Noir, Robert Mondavi Merlot, Franciscan Cabernet Sauvignon, Terlato Syrah, Robert Mondavi Chardonnay, Chateau St Michelle "Erocia" Riesling and Sebastiani Pinot Noir.

For the burger connoisseur, the resort will offer 10% Off The Marriott Burger during November. The JW Marriott’s signature burger is a 100 percent Angus beef patty grilled to order with melted cheddar cheese and crisp slices of bacon. It is accompanied by fresh Bibb lettuce, sliced tomato and onion. The Marriott Burger is available at Meritage Steakhouse, Blue Sage, Vista Lounge and Just a Splash. Find out why more than 210,000 have been served!

Revive Spa will introduce its new Youth Revealing Facial, an 80-minute facial treatment offered at the anniversary price of $180 during November. Look 10 years younger after experiencing this highly-effective facial that stimulates production of collagen and elastin. This treatment’s exceptional resurfacing properties and tensing effects leaves skin firm, smooth and taut with noticeable results similar to a facelift. Not available with any other offers or discounts. For reservations, call 480-293-3700 or visit their website.

Rounding out the resort’s anniversary specials, the Wildfire Golf Club will offer its
10% Off Apparel Sale at the golf pro shop. Valid on clothing purchases for adults and children, choose from top-of-the-line golf apparel manufacturers including Greg Norman,

Cutter & Buck, Nike, Adidas, Callaway, Polo, Carnoustie, and more. Stock up for the season and get a head start on holiday gift buying.

The largest luxury resort in Arizona features 950 guestrooms (including 81 suites), 240,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space, 10 dining experiences, Marriott's first Revive Spa -- a 28,000-square-foot facility -- eight tennis courts and four acres of elaborately landscaped pools including the Lazy River with serpentine slide, two championship golf courses and Wildfire Golf Club. JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa is located where Phoenix meets Scottsdale, just 20 minutes north of Sky Harbor International Airport, with easy access to the Loop 101 freeway. For more information about JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, visit, or call 480-293-5000 or 800-835-6206.