Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa has been accepted into Virtuoso’s selective portfolio of luxury travel partners, comprised of more than 1,700 preferred suppliers in 100 countries. According to Mike Waddill, general manager of Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa, inclusion in Virtuoso will open up new sales and marketing opportunities to the network’s more than 16,000 luxury travel advisors around the world and their highly desirable clientele. Virtuoso agencies sell more than (U.S.) $21.2 billion annually, making the network the most significant player in luxury travel.
“Virtuoso’s acceptance process is incredibly discerning, so becoming a preferred partner is a true honor,” said Waddill. “The reputation Virtuoso member advisors have for outstanding dedication to their clients is a perfect fit with our own bespoke approach to service. Now that we’re part of this renowned network, we look forward to offering Virtuoso advisors and their clients special amenities, values and experiences that surpass their expectations.”
Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa, which opened in December 2016, is located on 23 acres in Paradise Valley, less than two miles north of Old Town Scottsdale. The mid-century-inspired resort has 201 bungalow-style guestrooms and suites. Featuring a true oasis setting with incomparable views of nearby Camelback Mountain, the resort offers guests a place to inhabit, explore and create. Local art is woven throughout, with a rotating collection in the Guest House. Through the Artist in Residence program, guests learn and create alongside painters, potters and photographers from the nearby Cattle Track community. Additional amenities include the Turquoise Pool with 13 cabanas, Palo Verde Spa & Apothecary with a salon and private pool, and Weft & Warp Art Bar + Kitchen specializing in contemporary Sonoran cuisine and craft cocktails.
Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa, www.scottsdale.andaz.hyatt.com