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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Gross rooms! Dirty!! Loud plumbing & pool area was loud...our room didn't have a bed w-headboard!! Photos on website are not even close...getting refund for 2nd night booked...they describe it as retro-chic...not even close...some updates made & other areas gross n old & pricey!!!

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5 Thank Mom2leigh
Seattle WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

This hotel is located in a neighborhood of retro apartments and is an apartment building that's been remodeled. The pool is the social area with a hot rub and BBQ grills. They play music and there are cool couch bed areas as well as many comfy poolside chairs. The pool and hot tub were clean. Unit was huge like a... More 

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Santa Monica, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Wow...I have never had an experience like I had at El Dorado. I made a reservation at 1pm through Orbitz and received a pretty decent deal for check in the same day. I traveled from LA to accompany my mom and dad for my dad's bypass surgery. They live in Rio Verde and they had a house full of guests... More 

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CalistogaRoseMgr, General Manager at El Dorado Scottsdale, responded to this review

I appreciate the time that was spent on your "Review" of your short visit in the lobby. We apologize on behalf of Orbitz, that your reservation was not received prior to your arrival. Our efforts to retrieve your reservation, with Orbitz's assistance, where successful, and your accommodations where available, although, you failed to return and retrieve your guestroom keys. We... More 

Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Stayed for 5 nights in May 2014 and had a lovely time. The two bedroom-two bathroom suite we rented was spacious and perfect for my friend and I. While we were likely the oldest guests in the hotel and didn't resemble the demographic but somehow felt right at home with the rest of the guests and staff. Staff were super... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2014

stayed for two nights and had a great time. Friendly staff, beautiful rooms and garden area. loved the pool and ambient music at night. Would come back just to stay there. Really good value for the money.

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1 Thank Chicalua
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Great little place to unwind for a staycation and have a great time!!! LOVED IT HERE!!! I will definitely be coming back soon!! Only place in all of Scottsdale that doesn't charge you for Cabana use!!! Lots of places to hang out by the pool free of charge! Great room options all differently decorated! Covered FREE parking too! The staff... More 

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1 Thank chelseawhitham
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2014

This is a total throwback to the late 60s Madmen theme of a romantic getaway with the possibility for a swinger interaction - of course that's not at all what we were looking for. The grounds are cute, the pool is fine, the jacuzzi is nice, the outside TVs and firepit are relaxing and entertaining. Parking sucks, they have no... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2014

It's more like a motel but a really cool one, surrounding a very nice pool layout. We checked in before 3 p.m. but the room was not ready. However the staff put our luggage in a room in the lobby and we headed over to the pool and just relaxed in the sun. The suite itself was great, with a... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Wasn't sure what to expect but I really liked this hotel! Had a 2/bed 2/ba suite that had not been updated like some of their other suites but was very comfortable and clean. This hotel has a retro vibe of the 60's and is very relaxing and chill enviroment. Great pool area with bbq grills and a jacuzzi with free... More 

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Chisholm, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We stayed here with our family of 5. Great location...near everything but quiet enough to relax. Well suited for families, couples or singles. Loved the decor and the service. Our two bdrm two bath was very spacious and a great value Wish we could have stayed longer.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The El dorado wraps you in the true experience of Scottsdale living. Those who have experienced The Eldorado in Scottsdale would say it has just the right blend of style and features. The desirable mid-century design; The soft comforts of tasteful and welcoming apartments overlooking the expansive courtyard and views to Camelback Mountain; the relaxation of Eldorado’s beautiful pool; and prime downtown access that is a short walk from your room.The Eldorado is a garden-style boutique resort located in the heart of prestigious downtown Scottsdale. The spacious one, two and three-bedroom suites include fully equipped kitchens, Cable TV, complimentary phone and wireless internet, and patios with views to the courtyard and Camelback Mountain.The landscaped grounds and expansive courtyard at The Eldorado are lined with mature palms, lemon and fruit trees. Amenities include a large crystal clear swimming pool, shuffle board, two laundry facilities, storage rooms, barbecue area and covered parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Dorado Scottsdale

Address: 6825 E 4th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-5571
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Scottsdale
Price Range: $114 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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“There are no televisions in the bedrooms we stayed in….and the couch is too hard to sleep on overnight, so keep that in mind if you need a TV to fall asleep.”
 of 5 bubbles DeShawne, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We were upgraded to a deluxe room. Two bedroom (kings), two bath, kitchen, & living room.”
 of 5 bubbles ScooterLarry, 31 Mar 2015 | Read review
“An upper floor or end room would be best.”
 of 5 bubbles bmmer, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
“If the other rooms are like the one we're in, just avoid the place altogether.”
 of 5 bubbles RickLeBeau, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Most rooms face the pool, which can be noisy at times. Upper rooms seem to be a bit quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles aztraveler02, 4 Dec 2014 | Read review
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