We welcome you to one of the most sought after vacation spots in the US, VILLA 117 at the Villas at Copperwynd. Nestled in the heart of the Sonoran Desert and surrounded by the only place in the world where the majestic and mighty Saguaro Cactus grows, you've found the perfect vacation destination: Fountain Hills, Arizona, and neighboring Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation. Everything you’ll need for perfect family vacations, romantic getaways, sports extravaganzas, nature seeking, or whatever you're looking for in a warmly inviting, personally pleasing environment perfect for all ages and cultures. Fountain Hills boasts one of the world’s tallest fountains, world class golf courses, acclaimed theatre and music venues, art galleries, car shows, dude ranches, and hot air ballooning, to name only a few of the fun and exciting activities available here.
Nestled in the heart of our magnificent, soul-pleasing Sonoran desert, this 3 bd/3bth high desert mountain ground floor villa is perfectly suited for your delicious escape from snow, cold and drear to sunshine, health and vitality! The Villas at Copperwynd perch comfortably on a mountain ridge overlooking the city of Scottsdale to the west and the town of Fountain Hills to the east. Views of city lights, high desert mountains, golf courses and all the glories of the Saguaro Forest (the only one in the world!) surround you as you enjoy morning coffee or evening cocktails on our sweeping wraparound patio. Sunsets bathe you with heart healing warmth that will stay with you long after you return home, filling you with memories that glow with serendipity.
Start your day with coffee and breakfast on our east facing patio enjoying cool morning breezes, a view of local wildlife and rose bathed sunrises. Soak in the inviting spool and enjoy an early morning cocktail at the built-in bar.
Now you’re ready to head out to one of the many fun and exciting activities in the Greater Phoenix Area -- golf, hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, horse-back riding, shopping, visiting and participating in museums, zoos (2 of the world's best), botanical gardens, water sports on any of the area lakes, gambling and enjoying entertainers at over 15 area casinos ... The list goes on and on! Truly, something for everyone. Families of all ages particularly enjoy Phoenix’s many family-friendly events including the science museum, art museum, “MIM” (museum of music), children's museum, the butterfly museum, mirrors and mazes, as well as seasonal events like concerts, sports, live theatre and more.
After a fun day of sightseeing, head back to the villa to rest and relax before dining in a wide spectrum of fine restaurants, either in Fountain Hills or a short drive to Scottsdale, Mesa, Chandler, Glendale or other area towns. If you prefer take-out or preparing meals at home, this villa features all the cooking equipment you will need to prepare family meals for you and your friends. Grill out on the patio while enjoying another dip in the spa-pool. Three recently renovated grocery stores (Safeway, Basha’s, and Frys) are within a 5 minute drive, Sprouts and AJ’s 15 minutes away.
End your day ... Aaahhhhh!! Appreciating fine linens on a comfortable king in this tastefully decorated villa. We provide all the linens you will need, as well as laundry facilities. We provide all cleaning supplies, paper products needed during your stay (unless your stay exceeds 2 weeks: then we provide a starter set, but you must replenish as needed). You will need to bring your own personal toiletries, however.
If you have small children or infants, we do provide, upon request, pack n play beds, high chairs, and limited toys for an additional fee.
You may not want to stay indoors in this magnificent and healthy environment. McDowell Mountain Reserve borders Fountain Hills, offering dynamic mountain biking and incredible hiking, horseback riding, boating/canoeing/tubing/kayaking -- hundreds of miles of some of the most awesome untouched landscape in the US. Clean fresh air, bright brilliant sunshine and the company of the friendliest people in Arizona!
Also located just over the hill is the world renowned Mayo Clinic, where people from all over the world come for medical treatment. Fountain Hills is just a 15 minute drive and the perfect place to recover and renew before, during and after treatment for a bargain price. What better promotes fast, effective healing that one of the most glorious surroudings in the world? You found it!
This is the perfect place to escape winter's grip of snow and ice, dark and cold and this is the time to make your plans to escape -- to Arizona's sun and warmth, light and health.