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Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa Celebrates Summer with Activities for the Entire Family

SEDONA, Ariz. -- Located in the heart of Northern Arizona’s famed Red-Rock country, Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa provides an ideal destination for summer family getaways. Guests staying at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa this summer will be able to enjoy a range of complimentary events and activities in addition to suite accommodations and spectacular natural surroundings. Summer activities will be held from June 14 through August 10 and include family movie nights, game nights, pizza making with the resort’s Sicilian Chef, family golf, rejuvenating spa treatments and much more. Summer rates at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa start at $159 a night.

Every Saturday and Tuesday night this summer, visitors of Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa will enjoy family movies like Fantastic Four, Spiderman and Babe. On Friday and Saturday afternoons at 3 p.m. resort guests are invited to complimentary ice cream socials and at 3 p.m. on Wednesday afternoons the whole family can get together and make pizza with Executive Chef Salvatore Moscato.  Chef will also share his knowledge and passion for sustainable gardening with guests every Thursday at 3 p.m.

Classic board games are available at the front desk free of charge throughout the summer. In the evenings, families can roast marshmallows by the fire pits with s’more kits available for purchase at Blue Water CafĂ© and on the Grille Patio. On selected days guests can also meet a Coconino Forest Ranger and learn about the best hiking spots and the flora and fauna of the area, as well as meet some new animal friends in the Critter Corner presented by Out of Africa Wild Animal Park.

At eforea: spa at Hilton, visitors can get moving with over 30 family-friendly fitness classes like Zumba and yoga scheduled throughout the week. The youngest spa-goers can delight in treatments designed just for them such as the Youth Lavender Massage, Fabulash Chocolate Facial, Pixie Nail Mani and Twinkle Toes Pedi.

Adventurous families are encouraged to consult with the resort’s Adventure Concierge to plan an unforgettable day with an off-road Jeep tour, visit to the Grand Canyon, mountain biking, hiking, hot air balloon rides a helicopter or biplane tour and much more. Onsite tennis facilities are also available at no additional charge, or families can improve their tennis skills with a coach for $60 per hour for a group of two to four players. The nearby Sedona Golf Resort is also offering special family summer discounts after 3 p.m.  On weekdays, junior players, 16 years and younger, can play for $5 with an adult paying $25. On Sundays, junior players cahttp://www.hiltonsedonaresort.com/hsr/specialsn enjoy a free round with and adult paying $25. View activities schedule at http://www.hiltonsedonaresort.com/hsr/specials.