An extraordinary desert hideaway, The Boulders, a charming retreat nestled on 1,300 acres in the Sonoran Desert foothills north of Scottsdale, is renowned as one of the finest golf, tennis, and spa resorts in the United States. Accommodations have a warm, contemporary Southwestern ambiance with hand-hewn wood-beamed ceilings with fan, regional art, and wood-burning fireplaces. Casitas are adobe-style guestrooms; one-, two-, and three-bedroom Villas are spacious patio homes with full kitchens, laundry facilities and garage. The exclusive 5-bedroom Villa Retreat, favored by the elite requiring perfect service and privacy, offers a private infinity-edge pool, floor to ceiling windows with unobstructed desert views, and is stylishly unparalleled in every way. Enjoy dining in any one of our extraordinary restaurants featuring a variety of regional favorites. The Boulders is named one of America's top golf resorts by Conde Nast Traveler and Golf Digest, features two Jay Morrish-designed 18-hole golf courses that combine challenging greens with the extraordinary beauty of the Sonoran Desert. The 33,000 square foot spa at The Boulders offers pampering treatments including Native American specialties, a meditation labyrinth, circular tea room with vibrant desert vistas, the Spa Cafe, the Organic Garden and heated swimming pool nestled against ancient boulders.