We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve

View Deal
GreenLeadersSilver level
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Great Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

120 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 119: English reviews
Start your review of WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve
 Click to rate
Billings, Montana
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Great pool and very nice condos!! Good size rooms and quiet area in AZ. The pool was nice also. Would stay again for sure. The condos are large and the kitchen area is nice for cooking. The bathrooms were also a great size and 2 bathrooms in a 2 bedroom condo is great.

Thank jodsmcd
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been with Hilton Grand Vacations for twenty years and we often trade through RCI for other timeshare properties. Our greeting at the front desk did not go well. Jennifer, the manager was way too aggressive. Norma was our check-in and she was pleasant. She was in process of moving us closer to the pool when Jennifer intervened loudly...

2Thank bobemac
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a week at Worldmark South Mountain during Spring Training. The Resort is close to the Expressway network and was close to good restaurants and right down the street from a major grocery store. The unit was spacious, clean and South Mountain park was right outside our door with direct access to hiking trails. There are plenty of outdoor grills...

Thank pwaspi
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived on a Saturday evening and the check-in was quick and easy. We were allocated a first floor two bedroom unit of enormous proportions with two double bedrooms and two bathrooms. The units balcony overlooked the South Mountain Reserve and the view was great. The resort is very quiet. The unit had everything we could ask for including coffee...

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Loved the property. Staff and room were nice. Didn't get a chance to really experience it and only stayed one night. Concierge provided great local welcome package. Meal delivery from Rosapi's was fantastic.

Thank MrsSapper
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The room need updating badly. The carpets were dirty. Many people had views of a wash drainage ditch. Not the best area of town. The garages, and full size washer and dryers were appreciated. The gym was small, but had free weights which many other Worldmark so do not have. We will book a hotel in Phoenix next time.

1Thank AlisonSaskatchewan
Avon, Ohio
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

WorldMark is Wyndham's vacation club property brand. We got access through a vacation club membership sharing arrangement. The good thing about WorldMark Phoenix is its in a warm area in winter - a real plus and it's very reasonable from an access and price perspective. It has some of the basics - swimming pools, hot tub, a splash area for...

Thank bigpetopitonto
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

After being in the rainy cold winter in Washington State, we were really looking forward to our visit to Worldmark Phoenix, South Mountain Reserve. We were not disappointed. The view from our deck was of the desert landscape and trails behind the resort. We had a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom on the 2nd Floor. The unit even included a one...

Thank Cathy F
Rakaia, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 February 2017

great place to stay, I booked this hotel because of the desert walking track, had never been to a desert before so was so nice being able to explore the desert just outside the hotel room. Lovely inside the hotel with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, even had a garage to put your car and a washing machine with free...

Thank christineflanagan278
Nampa, Idaho
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We have been here (2) times & it's great! Close to several golf courses & fwy.... staff are friendly! The units have a garage which is a plus!! Full kitchen & gas fireplace are a nice addition. I would recommend this facility-there are walking paths close by & a water park close for the kids.

Thank SuzyQLA
Karen G, Owner Care at WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve, responded to this review

Hi Suzy Q, We're glad to hear that you came back to visit us again, and that you enjoyed the gas fireplace, and the nearby walking trails. We hope you come back very soon for a third visit! Warm regards,

85 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (74)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Bathroom (13)
Room/Suite (24)
View from Room (4)
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Dining (6)
Family/Play Areas (1)
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (11)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Other (10)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Phoenix
South Mountain
Homewood Suites by Hilton Phoenix Airport South
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Hilton Phoenix Airport
#17 of 174 in Phoenix
1,335 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is nearly impossible for anyone who is in any way sensitive to the beauty and grandeur of nature to stand in this special place and not feel the power that the Pimas refer to as the strong medicine of the South Mountain Preserve. Here, we have rediscovered a special place to share with our owners and guests. This is truly a place of deep relaxation and natural beauty. A place gently cradled in the largest regional wilderness park preserve in the country which covers over 50 square miles of pristine Sonoran desert. Surrounded by unspoiled panoramas and teeming with a stunning variety of wildlife that belongs to this desert community, it is seemingly a remote retreat, minutes from downtown Phoenix. ... more   less 

Additional Information about WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve

Address: 4647 E Francisco Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85044-5366 (Formerly Desert Arroyo)
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix
Price Range: €193 - €273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve 3.5*
Number of rooms: 87
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotwire, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Cancelon, Priceline, TripOnline SA, HotelsClick and HotelQuickly so you can book your WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Desert Arroyo Hotel Phoenix
Canyonview Hotel Phoenix
Canyonview Hotel South Mountain Preserve
WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve Arizona
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Hampton, Virginia
over a year ago
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from WorldMark Phoenix - South Mountain Preserve staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“First floor units have great views, Downstairs units have garages”
NigelH163, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book somewhere else”
AlisonSaskatchewan, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“beware the west facing patios in the summer.”
tomq123, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are no good rooms.”
JeanGreeley_Co, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“I booked on airbnb website and got a great rate as these are privately owned condos”
Lollypup1, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
US$219* /night
View Deal
View all 7 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates