Spa Days are Back as Popular Scottsdale Luxury Resort Reopens

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows

If you’re in need of a luxurious spa day, look no further than your favorite Scottsdale resort for plenty of pampering and fun in the sun. Andaz Scottsdale Resort and Bungalows announced today that has opened its award-winning Palo Verde Apothecary & Spa to locals and guests following its COVID-19 closure.

“Now more than ever, taking the time to managing stress is important to promoting our wellbeing, and ensuring a safe and trusted experience for our guests and staff is our biggest priority,” said Jeff Miller, General Manager, Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows. “As a brand, we have gone above and beyond to enhance our health and safety standards that extend to the spa and we are thrilled to be able to welcome guests back for the blissful self-care experience we are known for,” he said.

As a member of the Hyatt portfolio of hotel properties, the Andaz has added rigorous new standards for health and safety through the Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment , which focuses on the safety and wellbeing of colleagues and guests in a COVID-19 world and beyond.

As part of Hyatt’s Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment, the Andaz Scottsdale has implemented new guidelines and protocols for the spa, including:

  • Increased frequency of cleaning with hospital-grade disinfectants on all high-touch surfaces and areas
  • Offering PPE as required by law to protect staff and guests
  • Mindful and visible hand washing
  • Staying home when ill
  • Verbal and visual greetings without touch

Visible and transparent promotion of sanitation and hygiene efforts

Inspired by the splendor of the Sonoran Desert, the Palo Verde Spa & Apothecary wellness program is based on the natural healing powers of the earth’s most sacred resources. Personalized treatments blend desert elements in a range of locally-sourced botanicals and natural aromatics.

“The tranquil spirit of the desert is woven into the Palo Verde spa experience from the moment you step through the doors,” Miller said. Featuring an extensive array of massage, skincare, nail care and salon services, the spa experience includes meditation lounge, private spa pool with spacious lawn, and state-of-the-art fitness center feature panoramic views of Camelback Mountain.

“What really sets our spa experience apart is the unique hideaway feel,” Miller said. “Guests love to spend the day being pampered before relaxing by the private spa pool where they can enjoy lunch or cocktails served poolside while soaking up a few rays and taking in the sweeping view,” he said. “It’s truly a departure from the everyday, a luxury everyone deserves,” Miller said.

Recognized by Conde Nast Traveler 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards as one of the top resorts in the Southwest and Travel + Leisure 2018 It List, Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows combines mid-century modern design with local art to create an exceptional Sonoran Desert experience. Inspired by the colorful palate of the desert and timeless design of Alexander Girard, this secluded 23-acre, 185-bungalow urban oasis is uniquely away from it all, in the middle of everything in the heart of Scottsdale. The much-photographed property has gained popularity on travel blogs and social media as a ‘highly Instagrammable’ hotel destination.

For more information about Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows or to book a spa experience at the Palo Verde Apothecary & Spa visit

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