An extraordinary desert hideaway, The Boulders, a Waldorf Astoria Resort is nestled on 1,300 acres in the Sonoran Desert foothills north of Scottsdale. This charming retreat is renowned as one of the finest golf, tennis, and spa resorts in the United States.Accommodations have a contemporary Southwestern ambience featuring hand-hewn wood-beam ceilings with fans, regional art, Mexican tiling and wood-burning fireplaces. Casitas are adobe-style guest rooms. Choose from one-, two- and three-bedroom Pueblo Villas. These spacious patio homes have full kitchens, laundry facilities and garages. The five-bedroom Villa Retreat, favored by those requiring perfect service and privacy, offers an infinity-edge pool and floor-to-ceiling windows for unobstructed desert views.Enjoy dining in any one of five extraordinary restaurants featuring a variety of regional favorites. The Boulders was named one of America's top golf resorts by Conde Nast Traveler and Golf Digest. Play both of the Jay Moorish-designed 18-hole golf courses, which combine challenging greens with the extraordinary beauty of the Sonoran Desert.The 33,000-square-foot Waldorf Astoria Spa at The Boulders offers pampering treatments including Native American specialties, a meditation labyrinth, and circular tea room with vibrant desert vistas. Refresh at the Spa Caf??, in the organic garden or the heated swimming pool nestled against ancient boulders.