Summer Vacation Should Offer A Break For The Bank Account

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

The award-winning Fairmont Scottsdale Princess will debut renovations this summer, including 102 new rooms and a brand-new sunset pool with a splash pad, white-sand beach and swim-up bar. Rooms start at $169 per night.

Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, home of the FlowRider (surfing wave), now has a private island for rent in Kierland Cove in its “lazy river” pool. The offer includes lounge chairs, umbrellas, reserved tubes, complimentary chips, salsa and water. Island rates start at $450 a day. Summer room rates start at $149 per night.

Camelback Inn

After a big refresh of the pool last fall, Camelback Inn and Sanctuary invites guests to come take a splash. The upgrades include a resurfacing of the main pool and the addition of an adults-only quiet pool and a new children’s pool. Rooms start at $199 per night.

This article originally appeared in Marin Magazine’s print edition under the headline: “Feel The Heat.